- 1 What is spiritual indifference?
- 2 What the Bible says about standing up for others?
- 3 Is complaining to God a sin?
- 4 What the Bible says about being stubborn?
- 5 Can Christians defend themselves?
- 6 What does Jesus say about hypocrites?
- 7 What does God consider a sin?
- 8 Is it bad to complain?
- 9 Why do we complain?
- 10 What is the root cause of stubbornness?
- 11 What does the Bible say about a prideful heart?
What is spiritual indifference?
There is a lack of interest, enthusiasm or concern for something or someone.
What the Bible says about standing up for others?
Proverbs 31:8-9 (NIV)
“Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.”
Is complaining to God a sin?
“Complaining about your circumstances is a sin because you don’t give God a chance,” says Fran, 8. Memorize this truth: “Do all things without complaining and disputing, that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God” (Philippians 2:14-15).
What the Bible says about being stubborn?
The Bible says in I Samuel 15:23 (New Living Translation) that “Rebellion is as sinful as witchcraft, and stubbornness as bad as worshipping idols.” So I am in no way endorsing stubbornness.
Can Christians defend themselves?
Correia often invokes Scripture to argue that in the event of an attack, a Christian has a right to self-defense. He pointed to the book of Nehemiah, contending that the biblical figure encouraged private citizens to arm themselves in self-defense while rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem.
What does Jesus say about hypocrites?
“Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You are like whitewashed tombs, which look beautiful on the outside but on the inside are full of dead men’s bones and everything unclean.
What does God consider a sin?
In Christian views sin is an evil human act, which violates the rational nature of man as well as God’s nature and his eternal law.
Is it bad to complain?
Constantly complaining can be an easy way to frustrate our confidantes, but there is research that shows it can also be a useful tool in bonding and helping us process emotions like stress and frustration. “In short: Yes, it’s good to complain, yes, it’s bad to complain, and yes, there’s a right way to do it,” Dr.
Why do we complain?
Why we complain
We complain when we feel there is a significant gap between an expectation and reality, according to Dr. “Complaints can make us feel like we connect with someone because we have a mutual dissatisfaction about something,” he says. But people tend to confuse complaining with venting, says Winch.
What is the root cause of stubbornness?
At the root of all stubbornness is the fear of letting go of your own ideas, convictions, decisions and at times, identity.
What does the Bible say about a prideful heart?
Proverbs 21:4 – A haughty look, a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked are sin.