WHAT DOES THE BIBLE SAY?
Court of Final Appeal
From time to time we come to decisions and dilemmas. Sometimes it is hard to know which way is the right way to go. All people and churches have a Court of Final Appeals. This is where we go for our absolute final answer. Some do what ever their ‘heart' tells them. "I know what I feel in my heart," they say. But...
What Does the Bible Say?
Galatians 1:8-9 says... "But even if we, or an angel from heaven, should preach to you a gospel contrary to that which we preached to you, let him be accursed. As we have said before, so now I say again, if any one is preaching to you a gospel contrary to that which you received, let him be accursed."
Proverbs 16:25 says... "There is a way which seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death."
Jeremiah 17:9 says... "The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately corrupt; who can understand it?"
You can probably remember a time when you were really sure about something and later found out you were wrong. The truth is you can't trust your ‘heart'. But you can trust God's word. Let's make a "Thus Says the Lord" our Court of Final Appeal.