Tag Archives: ten commandments

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO COVET?

The word covet isn’t used much today.  Instead we talk about greed, desire, longing, craving, lust or wanting what someone else has that we don’t.  Both the 8th & 9th Commandments are similar because they talk about how our passions … Continue reading

Posted in Gods law, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

JUDGE NOT, LEST YE BE JUDGED

When we bear false witness, lie or spread rumors, alter another person’s reputation with misinformation, bully, cut down or humiliate another human being, we are in fact disobeying the Eighth Commandment.  It also goes against Jesus’ teaching to treat others … Continue reading

Posted in Gods law, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

WHAT’S IN A NAME

God is very clear about His name.  Not only are we to honor it, but we should never use it in a negative way. In describing Himself through the words of the Bible, He has used words like Alpha and … Continue reading

Posted in Gods law, Uncategorized | Tagged , ,

IT’S THE LAW!

It seems the world is sliding along the edges of rules and laws today.  Are the simple things, like the difference between right and wrong, being set aside because we think we no longer need that kind of guidance?  Are … Continue reading

Posted in Gods law, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

SIN

I read an article yesterday pertaining to words Christians use, which most folks don’t understand – words like sanctification, justification, redemption and little words like behold, blessings and sin.  These words apparently aren’t on the minds of those in the … Continue reading

Posted in sin, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

RULES OR SUGGESTIONS?

The Ten Commandments were not given as suggestions or options, but as definitive laws which we must obey. The laws of our land are also intended to be kept, and if not they will have penalties. The penalty for not … Continue reading

Posted in Christian devotion, Hell, Jesus, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

A PICTURE IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS

   NEED I SAY MORE?

Posted in Bible, Christian daily devotion, confidence, Encouragement, Faith, God, hope, Humor, Jesus, Life, Religion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

RULES OR GUIDELINES?

There are rules everywhere we go in life.  As children we learn that we must say please and thank you.  We must wash our hands before eating.  When we go to school and learn the rules of the classroom.  You … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Devotions and Reflection, Encouragemet, Faith, Family, goals, Hope for the hopeless, Life, Optimism, parenting, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,