Backsliding: Watch That First Step!

Adrian Rogers

taken from a message given by Adrian Rogers

If you wanted a study of character, nobility, wisdom, courage, and devotion; you could not find a better man than David. The Bible calls him, “…a man after God’s own heart” (Acts 13:22).
Yet there was a dark chapter in David’s life. Even though he was a great man and loved God, David committed a horrible and egregious sin against Almighty God. He entered into an adulterous affair with Bathsheba. Then, in an attempt to cover his sin, he arranged to have her husband killed.
We need to be forewarned! If it could happen to David, it can happen to us. First Corinthians 10:12 says, “…let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall.” And so, we need to see how and why this happened in the life of this great man.
Read More

Since 2013, Christian news magazine The Olive Branch Report has featured the insightful writing and reporting of Greg Holt. His writing has been featured on American Prophet, Conservative Firing Line, DC Clothesline, Eagle Rising, Capitol Hill Outsider, Sons of Liberty Media, Rev. Austin Miles, and others. Greg is also the Publisher and Editor of Inspirational Christian Blogs

Subscribe to my daily newsletter, and join hundreds of daily readers and receive news and relevant commentary

Follow The Olive on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Social Cross and Gab



Categories: INSPIRATIONAL DEVOTIONS

Tags: , , , ,

Luke 21:36 "Watch therefore, and pray always that you may be counted worthy to escape all these things that will come to pass, and to stand before the Son of Man."

%d bloggers like this: