Chapter 6 – Spiritual Adultery
1) What are the things God hates? (Verses 16-19)
2) What does he say counsel is supposed to do? (Verses 22-23)
3) What does he say about adultery? (Verses 26-33)
4) What does he say about the consequence? (Verses 34-35)
What do the first two of the 10 commandments as provided by God in Exodus tell us about God’s perspective on idolatry?
What does James 4:4-5 tell us about spiritual adultery towards God?
Idolatry is asking a god to help us GET what we want.
Christianity is asking God to help us GIVE all we can in service to Him.
Are we rubbing a lamp looking to RECEIVE, or are we grateful and thankful seeking to SERVE?
Are we seeking glory and honor for ourselves, or looking to give God all the glory?
Are we idolaters, following a god that we’ve made up in our minds in hopes that we will receive what we ask for?
Or are we Christians, worshipping the God that created us, who we know is real, and to whom we have surrendered our lives?
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