Category Archives: Moral Issues

Common sense and the value of life,

We hear a lot about gun control and the need for stricter laws to stop the senseless killings that take place every day in our country. I agree that something needs to be done. However, on the other hand we have those who favor the taking of an innocent baby’s life by abortion.  Some pro-abortion advocates want gun control! Continue reading

Since Gambling Is Not Mentioned In The Bible, Is It Really Wrong?

The dictionary defines gambling as “to play a game of chance for money or other stakes, to wager money or other stakes on uncertain outcome, to expose something of value to risk or hazard in the advantage of gain.” A simple definition of gambling would be: desiring the possession (prize) of another, the gambler creates a risk (that of losing his own possession) in an attempt through chance to gain the possession of another with nothing given in exchange. It is a greedy desire to have what belongs to another.

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What Does God Say?

Some people think the way to deal with the LGBT issue is to simply accept them with open arms and according to them this is the loving thing to do. Many seem to think this is what God wants us to do.

How do we determine what God says is right and what He says is wrong? It is not by what I think, or feel or what the majority says – it is by what He has revealed in His word!  “There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death” (Prov. 14:12). Is it unloving to look into God’s word and determine what God say is right and wrong?  Is one who upholds what God says about moral living a mean and unkind person? Continue reading