Sexual Sin Irritates God

Sexual Sin Irritates God

Sexual sin among other offenses deeply irritates God. King Solomon who once loved God and ruled his people with wisdom became obsessed with women, and they caused him to deviate from God’s path. Since his illicit sexual obsessions began, Solomon became inconsistent with God, and he made series of costly mistakes. The scripture reported, “King Solomon loved many foreign women, as well as the daughter of Pharaoh: women of the Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians, and Hittites—from...Read more
The Consequences of Sin and Blessing of Obedience

The Consequences of Sin and Blessing of Obedience

God requires obedience from his people. He put people of Judah to task by asking them provocative questions. In a metaphorical statement, God challenged Judah inhabitants to consider what the consequences of their sinful actions are. God said,   “Now let me sing to my Well-beloved a song of my beloved regarding His vineyard: My Well-beloved has a vineyard on a very fruitful hill. He dug it up and cleared out its stones, and planted it with the choicest vine. He built a tower in...Read more
A Decision to Serve God in Holiness Every Time

A Decision to Serve God in Holiness Every Time

Holiness has always been God’s priority. Children of Israel sinned repeatedly against him with their unholy characters to the extent that they pressured him to allow terrible situations to befall them. Isaiah, the mouth piece of God prophesied, “Here is a message about the Valley of Vision: What is the reason that all of you go up to the rooftops? The noisy city is full of raucous sounds; the town is filled with revelry. Your slain were not cut down by the sword;they...Read more
God Frowns at Sin and Embraces Holiness

God Frowns at Sin and Embraces Holiness

The term “Daughters of Zion” was used on many occasions to refer to the beauty and pride of Israel; however, in some instances, God down tune importance of “Daughters of Zion” into a piece of entity worthy of severe punishment due to Israelites’ sins. One of the instances is highlighted, “Moreover the Lord says: “Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, And walk with outstretched necks And wanton eyes, Walking and...Read more
Repent of Your Sins and Enjoy God’s Blessing

Repent of Your Sins and Enjoy God’s Blessing

God asked his people – Israelites – to repent from their sin so that they can qualify for his blessings. God said, “Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; Put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes. Cease to do evil, Learn to do good; Seek justice, Rebuke the oppressor; Defend the fatherless, Plead for the widow. “Come now, and let us reason together,” Says the Lord, “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red like...Read more
OBEDIENCE LEADS TO BLESSING

OBEDIENCE LEADS TO BLESSING

God demands obedience from his children. We must satisfy God with holiness to receive his blessings. Believers can learn from a bible scenario that God used to chastise his children for their disobedient acts. God put people of Judah to task by asking them some provocative questions. In a metaphorical statement, Jehovah challenged Judah inhabitants to consider what the consequences of their sinful actions would be should they persist in sin and shun repentance. God said, “Now let me...Read more