Does idolatry still exist? If so, "what's the big deal"?
Little children, guard yourselves against idols.
Who is he talking to?
What is he admonishing us to protect?
..and from what
Why is he saying this?
What are idols?
How do we worship them?
Gimme some names of idols in the bible..
How Can I Know If I’m Hearing From God?
As Christians grow in their walk with God the question often arises, “How do I know if I’m hearing from God, and not myself?”
Many people will say they’ve heard from God but not be able to explain how. Others will say they’ve heard from God but their statement contradicts the Word of God. So, how do we hear from God?
There are many paradoxes and biblical demands that seem to present us a dilemma on which is the proper one or greater one. But Jesus demonstrates how to solve this. Err towards love. Love of God and Neighbor. Look at all the examples... Jesus’ stories used the despised and downtrodden to demonstrate His points to the self-righteous.