Other days I have a couple of issues poking at me.
A friend of mine was discussing Lordship Salvation... and I didn't follow it. I just believe in Jesus, pray, and read my Bible. I can do that alone or among others. I don't make it complicated.
At the bottom of the thread, which had gone on for a while, a woman was proclaiming she had 2 degrees and could not figuure out the Bible for herself. She had to be taught how to understand and interpret the Bible for herself.
I don't often feel the Holy Spirit making a lot of noise in my life, generally directives to shut up, be nice, and pray. Upon reading that I had alarm bells going off in my soul.
I have always felt that God honors a simple faith. Every cult I have encountered (ones perverting the Bible) have always said "Oh, you need someone to help you understand this."
I quoted James 1:5 at a JW, not long ago. She had never hear…