Entertaining Ourselves to Death by Anna Wood

I Corinthians 10: 31, “Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.”

“If any occupation or association is found to hinder our communion with God or our enjoyment of spiritual things, then it must be abandoned.  Beware of ‘leprosy’ in the garment. (Lev. 13:47)  Anything in my habits or ways which mars happy fellowship with the brethren or robs me of power in service, is to be unsparingly judged and made an end of— ‘burned.’  (Lev.13:52)  Whatever I cannot do for God’s glory must be avoided.”—Arthur W. Pink

For most of its history, the church stood steadfast in its denouncement of vain entertainment. That is true no longer. For the last several decades, not only has the church weakened its stance on entertainment in general but has intentionally changed its focus to accommodate those who wish to be entertained while still pretending to worship God.

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Entertaining Ourselves to Death by Anna Wood.