Category Archives: Obedience

The Commandments of God

Many people will have heard of the commandments of God, even those who are not Christians. When they think of them, they will probably bring to mind the *Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:1-17) given by God at Mount Sinai to His … Continue reading

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Disobedience

Anyone who has read the Bible will know that Eve was the first ‘person’ to disobey God (Genesis 3:1-6; 1 Timothy 2:14), and Adam also disobeyed Him. They both ate of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil … Continue reading

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Obedience

When I was a youngster my father, possibly detecting an inclination in me to disobey, showed me his leather shaving strop which he kept on a hook under the kitchen sink, and he said, “Now look boy, remember where this … Continue reading

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Heaven

‘Heaven’, ‘heavens’ and ‘heavenly’ are words that crop up in the Bible hundreds of times, and according to my New King James Exhaustive Concordance, the actual word ‘heaven’ is altogether mentioned in 49 of 66 books of the Bible. Ask … Continue reading

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Lending

How many of us have lent something to somebody and we never received it back? Most of us, I suspect! If we got it back, was it in the same condition as when we lent it? Were we grieved because … Continue reading

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Self-control

When we were children we questioned our parents asking them why we couldn’t do this or that. They had experience of life and wished to prepare us for it. They knew what we didn’t know or appreciate; therefore they disciplined … Continue reading

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Women Teaching from the Scriptures?

Does a woman have authority to teach from the Bible, and if so, where and under what circumstances? These are questions which are emotionally charged, especially now in the UK when women are seeking equal pay and equal working conditions … Continue reading

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