Faith, Judgment, The Good News

TURN FROM YOUR EVIL WAYS – PART 1

PART 1 - HIDING FROM IMPENDING JUDGMENT "MOUNTAINS, FALL ON US...HILLS, COVER US" are words that have echoed in history, and the echo has not ended. BUT, WHOSE WORDS ARE THESE? ISRAEL The prophet Hosea spoke of Israel's impending judgment with these words: "The high places of Aven, the sin of Israel, shall be destroyed.… Continue reading TURN FROM YOUR EVIL WAYS – PART 1

Justice & Government, Morality

God’s Laws, Government’s Laws and Christianity – Part 2 of 3

Part 2 of 3 (go here for part 1) Government has laws so that the people it serves can happily co-exist. Now, imagine God became one of our citizens. What would He want government to legislate? Do we think that He thinks differently now to when He gave laws to His people Israel? Sure, the covenant… Continue reading God’s Laws, Government’s Laws and Christianity – Part 2 of 3

Justice & Government, Morality

God’s Laws, Government’s Laws and Christianity – Part 1 of 3

Part 1 of 3 In these next posts I put to you three, of probably many, questions to consider around the contentious issue of governments making laws, and I discuss my thoughts around these questions. The first is, “Which of God’s laws should a government include in their list?” The framework for my consideration is… Continue reading God’s Laws, Government’s Laws and Christianity – Part 1 of 3