There is a "gospel of tolerance" being preached by some and ascribed to by many these days. Do the Bible and Christian principles require tolerance? If so, to what extent? This PowerPoint lesson seeks to examine the true meaning of tolerance (is it the same as "acceptance"), whether or not love and compassion require it as currently defined by society, and how "tolerance" is treated in the Scriptures. (After downloading, please view in the "Presentation" mode to see all of the material included.)
I’ve never really had a “lucky” number- figured those were for folks who like to gamble. I haven’t really even had a “favorite” number- it seemed kind of pointless, I suppose. While I still don’t have a “lucky” number, I do now have a “favorite” one! It has taken me roughly fifty years to decide that my favorite number is 491!
This Word file outline seeks to manifest pertinent lessons of spiritual life from the failures of Israel in the book of Numbers, chapters 13 and 14.
How do we put God first in our heads, hearts, and lives? This Powerpoint presentation suggests seven areas in which we could and should put God and His interests first. While doing so is not a guarante to meeting the objective, it is sure to put us on the right track to achieving it.