The Danger in Judging others

 “Do not judge and criticize and condemn [others unfairly with an attitude of self-righteous superiority as though assuming the office of a judge], so that you will not be judged [unfairly]. For just as you[hypocritically] judge others [when you are sinful and unrepentant], so will you be judged; and in accordance with your standard of measure[used to pass out judgment], judgment will be measured to you. Why do [...]

Purifying ourselves

True religion, accepted by God, according to the bible, is keeping ourselves from being stained (or corrupted) by this world (James 1:27) . But there is a great deception (and a falling away from sound doctrine) that causes people to believe that everything isn't necessarily a "Salvation issue". But that couldn't be further from the [...]

Being a Glutton

Being a Glutton

In addition to sharing the simplicity of the gospel, I think it's also important that I share some of my own personal struggles. And although It's embarrassing and shameful, I know that being transparent is encouraging and powerful. Besides, I want ya'll to know that I am also working out my own salvation with fear [...]

God is not “Dope”

God is not “Dope”

So last week I talked a little bit about fearing God, and in addition to that post I just want to comment on some foolish quotes I've been seeing. Now we all know that God is good  (which is the adjective definition of "Dope") but we need to be careful whenever we find ourselves in [...]

Fearing God

Fearing God

"Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil." (Proverbs 3:7) So there's this common idea, or misconception (which is a view or an opinion that is incorrect because it is based on faulty thinking or understanding) that suggests that we don't have to be afraid of God. We're being told [...]