Ready to lose my freedom

One of the highest values today is freedom. We want to do what we want, when we want, where we want, and we don’t really want anyone to tell us we can’t. The American Declaration of Independence says that all people have the right to “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” Thus in the case of America, the government basically exists to give people … Continue reading Ready to lose my freedom

Can I believe in God but not obey him?

Do you believe in God? Many people would say yes. But if I asked you, “Do you obey God?” you might not know what to say. Today we look at a story that connects belief and obedience.  God freed the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. He promised them a new home, but they had to obey his command to go in and take the land. … Continue reading Can I believe in God but not obey him?