Don’t Let Your Acts Of Charity Be In Vain: Give To Impress God, Not Men!

Giving to help the poor and the needy is a noble act that attracts God’s blessings when done in the right way and with the right motive. However, such acts of charity can easily degenerate into hypocritical spectacles that displease God. God loves a cheerful giver, but he hates giving with impure motives. We shallContinue reading “Don’t Let Your Acts Of Charity Be In Vain: Give To Impress God, Not Men!”

When Divorce Is Scriptural And Lawful For A Christian

Divorce or “dissolution of marriage” is a legal process in which a judge or other authority dissolves the bonds of matrimony existing between two persons, thus restoring them to the status of being single and permitting them to marry other individuals (www.wikipedia.org). It is estimated that half of all marriages in the West will end inContinue reading “When Divorce Is Scriptural And Lawful For A Christian”

Romance And Sexual Intimacy In Marriage: God’s Expectations For Christian Couples

Romance and sexual intimacy among married Christians are not topics that are frequently taught or freely discussed, because sex is a general taboo area among Christians, and its discussion considered carnal and unspiritual. A lot of Christians therefore cannot openly ask questions about sex and romance, and a lot of marriages thus suffer from thisContinue reading “Romance And Sexual Intimacy In Marriage: God’s Expectations For Christian Couples”

Find A Spouse That Fits Your Body, Spirit And Soul: The Biblical Guide To Making The Right Choice In Marriage

Marriage was the first institution established by God, for the purpose of implementing his mission for man to multiply and fill the earth and subdue it. It was to provide a lawful framework for man to achieve companionship, sexual fulfilment and bring about procreation and perpetuation of the species. Genesis 1:27 So God created manContinue reading “Find A Spouse That Fits Your Body, Spirit And Soul: The Biblical Guide To Making The Right Choice In Marriage”

Abortion Examined In The Light Of The Bible

Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion of the embryo or fetus before it becomes viable. An abortion that occurs without intervention is known as a miscarriage or spontaneous abortion. When deliberate steps are taken to end a pregnancy before the age of viability, it is called an induced abortion. The unmodified word “abortion” generally refers to an inducedContinue reading “Abortion Examined In The Light Of The Bible”

Homosexuality Examined In The Light Of The Bible

Dictionary.com defines homosexuality as sexual desire or behavior directed toward a person or persons of one’s own sex. Homosexuality as a sexual orientation is a social issue that’s impacting the world in significant ways in recent times. We find increasing segments of society endorsing the act and encouraging homosexuals to come out of the closetContinue reading “Homosexuality Examined In The Light Of The Bible”

Masturbation Examined In The Light Of The Bible

Masturbation is defined by the Offline English Dictionary as the manual stimulation of one’s genital organs for sexual pleasure. The stimulation could be with one’s hands or with the use of sex toys such as vibrators, dildos, etc. Masturbation is a widespread practice among young people of both sexes, and is aimed at relieving sexualContinue reading “Masturbation Examined In The Light Of The Bible”

Drunkenness Versus Moderate Alcohol Consumption: The Biblical Balance (Part2)

In the first part of this study, we examined excessive alcohol consumption in the light of Scripture, and found drunkenness to be a grievous sin with grave consequences. In the concluding part of this expository study on alcohol consumption, we shall look at the issue of moderate alcohol consumption from the biblical point of view.Continue reading “Drunkenness Versus Moderate Alcohol Consumption: The Biblical Balance (Part2)”

Drunkenness Versus Moderate Alcohol Consumption: The Biblical Balance (Part1)

The argument rages among Christians as to the moral rightness of alcohol consumption. Conservative Christians view the drinking of alcoholic beverages in any form and in any quantity as a sin. More liberal Christians do not see anything wrong with the moderate consumption of alcohol, citing drunkenness instead as the sin that people should abstainContinue reading “Drunkenness Versus Moderate Alcohol Consumption: The Biblical Balance (Part1)”

Is Perming Of The Hair Or The Attachment Of Artificial Hair A Sin?

Quite a number of ultra-conservative Christians in Africa view the perming of the hair and the attachment of artificial hair like weave-ons, braids, wigs etc, as unnatural and sinful. What does the Bible say about perming of the hair and the attachment of artificial things to the hair for adornment and beautification? Let us turnContinue reading “Is Perming Of The Hair Or The Attachment Of Artificial Hair A Sin?”