Why Depart From Evil, Job 28:28

Several times in your Bible, you find the phrase, “Depart from evil”.  In the context of four of these references, you can see the reason why we should depart from evil. Understanding – Job 28:28.  To depart from evil is understanding.  This verse has a two-pronged application.   First, when...

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Mischief, Ps 140:1-2

When you study the Bible, you can check the verses where certain words appear to develop a topical lesson.  One such word that lends itself well to a topical study is the word “mischief.”  Mischief is a specific injury or damage caused by a person or other agency; a cause...

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Why Do Bad Things Keep Happening, Jn 10:10

Why Do Bad Things Keep Happening Jn. 10:10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We are often asked why God allows evil in the world.  Why do bad things keep happening?  A radio listener called last week and asked, “Why does Jesus allow all the beheading and baby killing to go on?”  These...

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The Lord Creates Evil, Is 45:7

The Lord Creates Evil Is 45:7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO It may be surprising to you that the Lord creates evil.  That horrible deed is usually attributed exclusively to the devil.  Here are some examples of how and why the Lord creates evil: The evil oppression by Pharaoh – Rom 9:17...

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The Evil Man, Prov 2:12-15

This week, we’ll study the men in Proverbs.  Today, we begin this series with a lesson on the evil man starting in Prov 2:12-15.  The evil man: Leaves the paths of uprightness – Prov 2:13 – a righteous man has to depart from the way of righteousness to enter the...

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Things To Hate, Jn 12:25

Things To Hate Jn. 12:25 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In the Bible, there are some things to hate.  To hate something means to have a strong dislike for it.  Today we are going to discuss these things.  They are clearly and conspicuously written in the scripture where you and I can...

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The Root of All Evil 1 Tim. 6:10

The Root of All Evil 1 Tim. 6:10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The root of all evil — 1 Tim 6:10 — the love of money is THE ROOT of all evil.  This root started with the devil [Ezek 28:3-10], and the evil that springs from it will be in full...

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An Evil Heart of Unbelief Heb. 3:12

An Evil Heart of Unbelief Heb. 3:12 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Heb 3:12 says, Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you and evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.  It says an evil heart… before the flood “every imagination of the thoughts of his heart...

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