Saturday, June 20, 2020

Do Not Follow Idols or Megalomaniacs


"I want you to remember, my friends, what happened to our ancestors who followed Moses...But even God was not pleased with most of them, and so their dead bodies were scattered over the desert. 

Now, all of this is an example for us,  to warn us not to desire evil things, nor to worship idols, as some of them did.  

As the scripture says, 'The people sat down to a feast which turned into an orgy of drinking and sex. ' We must not be guilty of sexual immorality,  as some of them were - and in one day twenty- three thousand of them fell dead."

                              - 1 Corinthians 10:1,5-8

You are not to follow false prophets, false ministers, idols or megalomaniacs. 

Do not follow them into temptation, power trips or sins.  

Again, super abuses in power is still abuse of power; super aggravations in crimes against humanity are still crimes against humanity; super sinful ways are only faster damnations to the deepest parts of hell.  

Do not be led into temptation and sins.  

Follow instead the Lord, the teachings of Jesus Christ, practice ethics and Christian values.

  When threats go unheeded, tragedy strikes, especially when brothers are turned against brothers and friends against neighbors. So many peo...