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Christianity is a monotheistic religion centered on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth as presented in the New Testament. Its followers, known as Christians, believe that Jesus is the son of God and the Messiah (or Christ) prophesied in the Old Testament, the part of their scriptures they have in common with Judaism.

A few decades ago during a time referred to as the "Jim Crow" era, righteous men/women could not be found. They lived in their homes, neighborhoods and communities without a lot of fanfare quietly going about the business of raising their families, attending their church and protecting themselves from the evil that abounded in America.
A person who takes financially dangerous business risks is similar in mind as one who risks his family for an adulterous relationship. This would include guaranteeing debts of others, as well as having a close friend of the opposite sex while married.
Whispering is telling tales in secret sometimes for malicious purposes and sometimes for simple gossip. There are no positive reasons for gossiping. Either you gossip to impress the hearer or you gossip to hurt another person. In either case gossiping is sin.
What if there is an afterlife? Would that imply that inappropriate behavior could be redeemed in the afterlife? Can we act with senseless brutality and be forgiven? In the absence of science, when giant leaps of faith leave us wanting, we must turn to logic.
A good friend should aid you in building your reputation. They are people you enjoy spending time with and together you develop a great set of experiences.
The unwise have a false view of God. Some think of Him as being very judgmental and unfair. Others think of Him as a grandfather who does nothing but spoil his grandchildren. No matter what the child does, they will never be scolded, punished or even rebuked.
Have you ever had a conversation that begins; I can't believe God would let people in Africa go to hell because they did not become Christians?
An individual or family can become poor due to being laid off from work, an act of nature like a hurricane, having a developmental disability or even been taken advantage of by mean and evil people.
There is nothing more distasteful then to live in a house that is not safe, comfortable, warm and dry.
Dawn is a time most people nowadays miss. It is a wonderful time of day that lends itself to meditation, praise and thankfulness. It is a time of beauty. As the sun comes up, new hope rises with the new day.