Tags » Idolatry

Any Thing or Person Can Become Our Idol

1 Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes,​ 2 To the church of God in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus and called​ ​to be his holy people, together with all those everywhere who call on the name​ ​of our Lord Jesus Christ—their Lord and ours:​ 3 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.—1 Cor. 316 more words

A Critical Analysis of Deuteronomy 5:8 and Exodus 20:4

Many Christians use Deuteronomy 5:8 and Exodus 20:4 to conclude that all images are idols.

Personally, I am not in favor of treating images as god since this is idolatry. 1,540 more words



In his call to turn from idols, the LORD repeated three times the accusation, “these men have set up their idols in their hearts , and put the stumblingblock of their iniquity before their face” (Ezekiel 14:3,4,7). 498 more words

God's People

Living Richly

One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want. ESV Proverbs 11:24

Nearly everyone wants more money. 380 more words


That Surly Lion!

John Newton

July 7, 1778

My dear friend,

Last week we had a lion in town. I went to see him. He was astonishingly tame–as friendly with his keeper, and as docile and obedient as a pet dog. 93 more words

Truth And The Word Of God

The Foolishness of Drunken Revelries

“So, they went out into the fields and gathered grapes from their vineyards and tread them and held a festival. They went into the house of their gods and ate and drank and cursed Abimelek.” 347 more words