During the Bubonic Plague that destroyed 1/3 of Europe's population, the only segment that remained unscathed were the Jews, who kept God's quarantine laws.
Disease epidemics threaten the world not only through misery and death, but also by enabling governments to increase their power over their citizens.
God's Church , though responsible to preach scriptural principles on God's health laws, does not dictate how God's people exercise their choices. That is solely a decision they must make in response to God's invitation to choose life ( Deuteronomy 30:19). We are left to decide on faith and biblical principles which state: (1) …
There are parallels in the purification ritual in Leviticus and our cleansing from sin, which we could compare to spiritual leprosy.
Leprosy is a horrible disease, one that the ancients said could only be cured by God Himself. Jesus' healing of a leper manifested His divine power and mercy.
HIV/AIDS and all its ramifications on society impacts the church too. Here is how Jesus Christ's sacrifice applies in this situation.
The cleanliness laws in Leviticus, prescribing cleansing and quarantine, apply to the spiritual dimension as well. God will not tolerate uncleanness.
When it looks like things are out of control, God is busily at work behind the scenes. If we replace anxiety with faith, God will grant us divine peace.
We are inundated by contradictory and confusing information from public officials and health 'experts' on the proper response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
All God's shepherds are mortal men, guilty of sin, including Moses. Despite that, God backed them up because they faithfully followed His leadership.
We need to be on guard against dissipating our energy, becoming over-immersed in activity and busyness to the point of losing overall effectiveness.
In the greater church of God, amidst schisms of doctrine, personality conflicts, and self-aggrandizement, the peace of God seems to be dwindling away.
Parents are obligated to teach God's laws to their children. According to Emily Post, good manners are to the family what good morals are to society.
There are proper ways to determine what the Bible teaches, and there are downright improper and dishonest ways.
The book of John provides a plethora of signs corroborating Christ's authenticity and also shows how to live as God would live if He were a man.