Is it ok for Christians to indulge in fantasy and horror? Szumskyj contends that such works are not merely “entertainment” but are founded on and promote ideologies and worldviews wholly contrary to the Scriptures.
What about avoiding and resisting temptation? Temptation ruins. Temptation damages. Temptation even kills. Like all achievements, the cost of overcoming temptation and avoiding its consequences includes learning to understand when and how it happens and then what to do to prevent it or escape it.
Losing your job creates a new opportunity to discover God’s plans for your future. This is great news. Not because you will land that dream job, but because you will discover God’s will for your life, and by doing so you will sense genuine fulfillment as He fulfills His plans through you.
Fearfully and desperately wanting to hide my mistakes and deny the unwanted, I chose what seemed to be the easiest answer. I chose death, and then I moved into the aftermath of my choice. No one told me what my choice would do to my heart. No one told me that my choice was, in fact, a death sentence for my baby.