Fallen & Flawed (Page 2)
Sometimes we come across stuff we want to share with our readers. Because we don’t indulge in plagiarism, so common in the blogging community, when we do, we will provide a brief summary and links to the location of the original article. ****THANK-YOU FOR SUBSCRIBING**** SIMON’S SHORTS: “Throughout most of history our actions have been an indicator of our character,…
We know that many in the world will now blame “Christian fundamentalism” on this act in Norway. In time, and escalated because of these types of violent acts driven by demonic forces, Bible believing Christians will be told…
These things are real. God really is holy. We really are unholy. Our unholiness really must be dealt with for a holy God to remain dwelling with his unholy people.
Are you happily married and feel that divorce is not an option? Maybe the concept scares you. The fear of loss seems overwhelming. Are you in a struggling marriage and the end is near? Perhaps you are confused, angry, depressed, or grieving. Or maybe you are happy and envision this as the necessary end of an unpleasant relationship. Perhaps your parents are divorced.…
And when our wives ask us, “Does this dress make me look fat?” You know you’re in for a world of hurt if you don’t give the right – but not necessarily correct answer.
The Victorian abortion law legalises abortion to occur at any time, even right up to birth. It allows inhumane partial-birth abortion. The Victorian Parliament also ensures that babies born alive despite their abortions (ie abortion “failures”) will not survive.
There have of course been those who have taken the story (of Mary MacKillop) as an opportunity to criticize the church and Christianity in general. They are always careful of course to praise MacKillop for the work that she did before seeking to undermine the very reason for which she served so faithfully and sacrificially, her faith and a desire to serve God.
According to Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt, young people should be allowed to change their names to escape their misspent youth. He also predicted that in the future, Google will know so much about its users that the search engine will be able to help them plan their lives.
The main way sin attacks us is through deception. It lies; telling us that giving into it will grant us pleasure and satisfaction. That is actually not entirely untrue. It does feel good! BUT only for a short moment.
Sin… it’s the bane of all our lives. Often we don’t even realise what sin keeps us in bondage until God reveals it to us. Then we are called to repent and turn from it. Easy… I don’t think so.