Immorality

Thyatira - The Corrupt Church - Revelation 2:18 – 2:29 (commentary)

Thyatira is located about 35 miles southeast of Pergamos and was noted for its wool and dye industry. This city is first mentioned in connection with Paul’s missionary journeys. His first convert was a woman of this city by the name of Lydia who was a seller of purple. Though muc …

Lives Are Easily Wrecked by Immorality - Proverbs 7:19 – 7:27 (commentary)

This is really a sad story as we read it but even more sad as we see it happen to young men we know personally. Can you think of people you have known who has ruined and wrecked their lives in immorality. Happy is the young man who will heed this warning and live by it …

Pagan Practices in the Temple - Ezekiel 8:7 – 8:18 (commentary)

As the Lord took hold of Ezekiel and showed him unusual and symbolic visions, it was his responsibility to relay God’s word to the people to whom he ministered-and this was surely no easy task! Some scholars believe the “image of jealousy” related to the Adon …

Amnon Disgraces Tamar - II Samuel 13:1 – 13:22 (commentary)

Absalom, son of David, had a beautiful sister named Tamar. Amnon, David’s son also and Absalom’s brother, fell in love with Tamar his half-sister (vv. 1-6). Frustrated because he failed to win her favor, Amnon sought the counsel of his cousin Jonadab. He advised Amnon …