His Weighty Sin

He kept washing and scrubbing his hands, but twas no good: he could still see them…stained with his sin.
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Shameful Even To Mention?

Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, and truth) and find out what pleases the Lord. Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. For it is shameful even to mention what the disobedient do in secret. Ephesians 5:8–12

‘In June 1995, a panel of the Church of England recommended that the phrase “living in sin” be abandoned and that unmarried couples, heterosexual and homosexual alike, be “given encouragement and support” in their lifestyles and more readily welcomed into Anglican congregations. Suggesting that “loving homosexual relations and acts” are intrinsically no less valuable than heterosexual ones, the panel proposed that love should be allowed to be expressed “in a variety of relationships.”28 Although such a statement is hardly surprising in today’s world, it is shocking to hear it from an established church, and to know that other church denominations have asserted similar ideas.
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“You’re Not Active Then…”

In NYSC camp, we were all divided into platoons: 10 in number, in my case…actually, I think nationwide…sa, I happened to be a member of platoon te…sorry, 10 platoon (our Camp Commandant swore he’d kill us if we called the platoon first…“Is it ‘Naira 200’ or ‘200 Naira’? Jus lemme catch you!” Whew! Close one!)

Anyways, each platoon was given a daily activity…no, chore would be a better label…to do, which was mostly either cooking or cleaning. The night before what I’m about to describe occurred, my platoon was responsible for cooking, and they did well, I might add! When I went in the evening to get my meal, one of the ladies serving, a fellow 10 platoonite (quiet, Autocorrect!) gave me a very nice smile after I commended their efforts in the kitchen. I liked the smile, and her generally bubbly nature actually, so I decided I’d personally commend her later, so she’d keep up the good habit. Please read on!