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I chronically hear Christians say that God would never command people to go against his word... I really can't believe people that know scripture hold on to that belief... it's easily proven False yet the myth remains strangely prevalent.
God says thou shall not kill and then orders the Israelites to kill many people including women, children, and babies that were without sin.
Here is an example:
Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness [of any thing] that [is] in heaven above, or that [is] in the earth beneath, or that [is] in the water under the earth:
Numbers 21:9 ►
So Moses made...
Are they legitimate churches?
Did the early Church meet in homes of Believers?
Did cities such as Corinth have many churches?
Do house churches have Elders and Deacons, or no leadership at all?
Should house churches eventually meet in a separate building due to increased membership; becoming a house church no longer?
From 1Corinthians 1: 2. "To the church of God which is at Corinth..."
: 10. Now I plead with you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment. 11. For it has been declared to me concerning you, my...
Jesus says look for these Signs to know when My Return is Near.
Rapture (catching up of believers)
Take heed that no man deceives you
Matthew 24:5 – Many false Christs shall come and deceive many
6 – Wars and rumors of wars, but this is not the end yet
7 – Nations shall rise up against each other. Famines, pestilence, and earthquakes in divers’ places
8 – All these are the beginnings of sorrows
9 – Christian persecution grows, we believers are hated by all nations for the sake of Christ
10 – People will be highly offended, people will betray one another and hate...
1 And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins;
2 Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience:
3 Among whom also we all had our conversation in times past in the lusts of our flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of the mind; and were by nature the children of wrath, even as others.
At one time the born again were separated from God by their nature.
" who were dead in trespasses and sins"
You know it was not sins that separated you from God, it wasn't trespasses that separated you from God.
It was that one sin of Adam that caused man to be separated from...
it seems Jesus in no uncertain terms told satanic devils who sought to proclaim Him to shup up and human devils, without authority, who sought to proclaim Him and His teachings and act on His hehalf as 'I knew you not'[Matt 7:21-23] - unfortunately Christianity has embraced them the nod and go ahead - your comments - twinc
God dishes out gifts do any of you know what your gift is?
And if you do know, what is your gift?
And how did you find out what your gift was?
I dont know many Christians that have a gift.
So if God is so willing to give why dont many walk in a gift at all?
Gods fault or our fault?