Posts tagged with ‘Sin’

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7/18/17 PRIVATE SINS WILL INEVITABLY HAVE PUBLIC IMPACT

by Barry Lovett
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“The children of Israel committed a trespass regarding the accursed things, for Achan… took of the accursed things.” Joshua 7:1 Because of Achan’s private sin everyone was affected and God was dishonored. As followers of Jesus, we belong to one another and our individual actions can impact the entire body and God’s name. May we individually and […]

6/2/17 THE LAW OF SOWING AND REAPING HAS NEVER BEEN REPEALED

by Barry Lovett
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“Whatever a man sows, that he will also reap.” Galatians 6:7 Sinful choices create consequences. After King David committed adultery and murder, family discord followed. When we confess our sins to God, He promises to forgive and cleanse us (I John 1:9). The God of grace will give us wisdom in dealing with bad decisions from our […]

9/2/16 THE TROUBLE WITH A LITTLE SIN IS THAT IT DOESN’T STAY LITTLE

by Barry Lovett
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“Cease to do evil.” Isaiah 1:16. There is a progressive nature to sin. First we lose our way and begin a downward slide – slowly at first.  Before we realize it, we’re hurtling downward, out of control and in great spiritual danger.  We must do everything we can to stop our downward slide. The trouble […]