Tuesday, April 04, 2006
Application of scripture
Tonight at during our leadership class, we were talking about the application of scripture. I mentioned the series Phil Johnson is doing about gambling over at the Pulpit Magazine blog. I think it is a good example of how to apply scripture to an activity in our life that is not expressly forbidden or approved by scripture. Here are the links to the series. I will update this as he adds to it.
Let me know what you think.
Introduction Is Gambling OK? Don't Bet on It
Gambling: Some Definitions and Distinctions
1. Gambling vs. Faithful Stewardship
2. Does 'Mutual Consent' Eliminate the Evil in Gambling?
3. The Sin of Putting God to the Test
4. Gambling: The Moral Antithesis of Charity