Tag Archives: Idolatry

Calling Out to False gods

The people had forsaken God, and then they created idol gods which could never help them. We do the same: we forsake God and go our own ways, create idols to worship after our ideas and desires and even sins.  … Continue reading

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Idol Reboot

Even when we eliminate idols from our lives, we are at risk of letting them creep back in. Idols will re-emerge and push us off track if we do not continue to remove them from our lives: let us throw … Continue reading

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No Golden Calf Victories

When we trust in idol, God becomes angry.  An idol is anything which you rely on such that you don’t feel the need to rely on God. What are the golden calves in your life? Do you have security blankets … Continue reading

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The Refiner Comes

Are you looking for a sign? Are you looking for your personal proof which will give you faith?  Notice that in the Bible, once the Lord came people weren’t as interested as they are with the hope and the fable … Continue reading

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Idols Don’t Save

In Zephaniah’s time, people were turning toward idols and away from the Lord, and then neither seeking God or inquiring of him any more.  This is a good reminder that replacing Jesus with anything puts an idol in the place … Continue reading

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Implementing Truth

God, speak to us so that we can understand where idols are so ingrained in our culture that they become wallpaper and furnishings in our lives. This is our prayer today as we consider King Josiah’s response to the truth … Continue reading

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Making the Most: Sacred Snakes

Have you been given the opportunity to lead others or take a position of responsibility in life?  How will you make the most of your time in leadership?  Will you seek the fulfill the Lord’s will when it comes to … Continue reading

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