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“Is there a biblical list of sins?”


We often think that our lives can be simplified if we just have a checklist to follow. We have shopping lists, to-do lists, wish lists, and more. Surely, if God wants us to have success in living for Him, there … Continue reading

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“Liar, Liar, pants on fire!”


Our local newspaper here in Austin, Texas has a daily article which evaluates things said by politicians.  There verdict ranges from “true” to “pants on fire.”  How many people have been  wounded by a person that gossips?  The Bible makes it very … Continue reading

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“Is it ever right to lie?”


The Bible nowhere presents an instance where lying is considered to be the right thing to do. The ninth commandment prohibits bearing false witness (Exodus 20:6). Proverbs 6:16-19 lists “a lying tongue” and “a false witness who pours out lies” … Continue reading

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