There is corruption in the Church The Spectator 2 A number of religious leaders who attended a two-day workshop on "Zero tolerance against corruption, the role of religious bodies in Ghana" at Takoradi have admitted that there is serious corruption within the churches. Speaking at the workshop organised by the Ghana Integrity Initiative GIIthe religious leaders from the Anglican, Catholic, and Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission identified greed, selfishness, envy, opulence, flagrant flaunting of wealth as some of the drivers at the wheels of corruption in the churches.
Christ came to set us free from sin. Corruotion in the church must repent and trust in the blood of Christ. Believers are not to be conformed to this corrupt world, but we are to model our lives after Christ.
We are seeing more and more of this world infiltrating Christianity, which is causing unbelievers to slander the true believers.
Scripture clearly warns us that we will see corrupt churches, pastors, and many false converts. It is only going to get worse from here so we must expose evil and spread the truth. Deceitful people from this evil world are coming into our churches spreading lies and false teachings into Christianity.
While there are corrupt churches in America, there are also many biblical churches as well.
We should never let corruption, which is a scheme from Satan cause us to lose focus on Christ. We are not to let it cause us to make excuses. God will remember their wickedness and punish them for their sins.
Corruption in the world. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, unfeeling, uncooperative, slanderous, degenerate, brutal, hateful of what is good, traitors, reckless, conceited, and lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God.
They will hold to an outward form of godliness but deny its power.
Stay away from such people. Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
Escaping the world through Christ. By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life.
We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. And because of his glory and excellence, he has given us great and precious promises. Put off your old self: True faith in Christ changes your life.
Scripture warns us that there will be many false teachers. Avoid them, for such people do not serve our Lord Christ but their own appetites. They deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting with smooth talk and flattering words.
And because of these teachers, the way of truth will be slandered. You happily put up with whatever anyone tells you, even if they preach a different Jesus than the one we preach, or a different kind of Spirit than the one you received, or a different kind of gospel than the one you believed.
Such a person has an unhealthy desire to quibble over the meaning of words. This stirs up arguments ending in jealousy, division, slander, and evil suspicions. These people always cause trouble.
Their minds are corrupt, and they have turned their backs on the truth. To them, a show of godliness is just a way to become wealthy. Their condemnation from long ago is not idle, and their destruction is not asleep. Signup today and receive encouragement, updates, help, and more straight in your inbox.Aug 19, · Mark Taylor: The Luciferian Reign is Over, The Righteous are Taking Control.
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The media, church pastoral letters and other culturally valued sources likewise denounce this. Indeed, the long list of laws enacted against them manifest that graft and corruption are not colonial impositions but are desired by Filipinos themselves. GRAFT AND CORRUPTION Public.
The church can respond to these needs, Kretzschmar argued, by offering theological training to lay people and encouraging Christian leaders to grow in their personal faith and to uphold values that focus more on the world’s needs than personal greed.
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