July 29, 2018 @ 10:03 AM
Exodus 20:16 “Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.”
The word “bear” here in Exodus 20:16 means the following from Strong’s concordance “…by extension to begin to speak; specifically to sing, shout, testify, announce:…”
This commandment is telling us to not sing, speak, announce anything that is false (wrong) about others. But Spiritual Law 8 says that others are also an extension of ourselves, and other previous posts describe each person as a “god” that has Christ or a piece of God within. We are not to announce any “false” statements about anyone including ourselves. And this includes thoughts in our head that we tell ourselves. But...
July 13, 2018 @ 9:20 AM
Exodus 20:15 “Thou shalt not steal.”
To steal means to take for yourself something that is not legally yours. This has deep spiritual implications and meaning. People “steal” with their heart when they want something that is not meant to be. There is a proper way of getting all that we need in this world, and it is not to take without “payment” what is not yours. And if it is not for sale, well then.
Matthew 6:31, 33 “Therefore take no thought, saying, What shall we eat? or, What shall we drink? or, Wherewithal shall we be clothed? ... But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.”
Philippians 4:6, 11 “Be ...
July 2, 2018 @ 9:18 AM
Exodus 20:14 “Thou shalt not commit adultery.”
2 Corinthians 11:1-4 “Would to God ye could bear with me a little in [my] folly: and indeed bear with me. For I am jealous over you with godly jealousy: for I have espoused you to one husband, that I may present [you as] a chaste virgin to Christ. But I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve through his subtilty, so your minds should be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ. For if he that cometh preacheth another Jesus, whom we have not preached, or [if] ye receive another spirit, which ye have not received, or another gospel, which ye have not accepted, ye might well bear with [him].”
Remember we have female (wife) and male (husband) ...