Summary: Strife, seditions(divisions), hatred, envy, covetousness, Backbiters, deceit, whisperers(gossips), talebearers, Liars, and he that soweth discord among brethren. Churches are full of the above, but nobody wants to hear a sermon about gossip
Cigarettes or Pork Chops, Which is Worse ???
Well, I may as well go ahead, now that I got started…….
Adultry, fornication, drunkenness, OH MY !!!!!
Murders, witchcraft, idolatry, OH MY !!!
OK Christian, what about………………………
Strife, seditions(divisions), hatred, envy, covetousness,
Backbiters, deceit, whisperers(gossips), talebearers,
Liars, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
Churches are full of the above,
but nobody wants to hear a sermon about gossip.
Well, I am one preacher that is not afraid to speak out
about the sins of the church.
Shame on the sanctimonious, pharisaical church members
that condemn drunks and not gossips.
Proverbs 6:16-19 These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him:
17 A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, 18 An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, 19 A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
Galatians 5:18-21 But if ye be led of the Spirit, ye are not under the law.
19 Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness, 20 Idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies, 21 Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told you in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
Romans 13:13 Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
Romans 1:29-32 Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, 30 Backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents, 31 Without understanding, covenantbreakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful: 32 Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.
Proverbs 18:8 The words of a talebearer are as wounds, and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.
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