I have a friend who continues to be disobedient and claims that he has favor...
1 Corinthians 3:6
6 I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the increase.
I'm noticing an increase in celebrating sinful ideas of many kinds.
This makes me think about the false teachers on TV who are selling all types...
Matthew 1:1 - 25
1 The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. 2 Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers.
Matthew 25:1 - 13
1 Then the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. 2 Five of them were foolish, and five were wise.
Acts 8:18 - 24
18 Now when Simon saw that the Spirit was given through the laying on of the apostles' hands, he offered them money. 19 Saying, "Give me this power also, so that anyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit.
25 Lest you be wise in your own sight, I want you to understand this mystery, brothers: a partial hardening has come upon Israel, until the fullness of the Gentiles has come in.
For example, should someone exposed, but not necessarily positive, do...
Matthew 11:28 - 30
28 Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
Does God bless the unjust as well as the just?
45 So that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust.
27 For it is written, "Rejoice, O barren one who does not bear; break forth and cry aloud, you who are not in labor! For the children of the desolate one will be more than those of the one who has a husband.