Fake Christians Quotes (17 quotes)
Fake News, the Bible, and the Beauty of God
We can blame the Internet for getting falsehood out faster than before. We can blame cable news for tilting every story to one side or the other. We can blame the sixties for eroding our confidence in institutional authority. But there have always been truth-twisters. New Testament epistles are full of warnings about deception. As the young church grew, it was a target for shysters. Or perhaps we need to do corrective surgery on ourselves, because we can be part of the problem.
This is a real Bible verse known as Matthew It comes from Christ's Sermon on the Mount where Jesus tells his followers to not worry about anything for God provides. Not a verse from the Bible! It may be considered religious to many in the literary community. It comes from William Blake's poem, "The Tyger". It beings and end with these lines. Lewis wrote this in his book, "The Screwtape Letters.
Skipping the good stuff
Into this volatile mix individuals are intentionally posting clickbait throughout social media to get views and confuse, deceive and divide people even further. In Revelation 12 we are introduced to a heavenly battle that is going on between Michael and his angels and Satan. What is instructive is the nature of the warfare. In both cases the deception that Satan uses is a subtle twisting of the words and intentions of God casting doubt about the nature of God. God is always far above any fight, He is sovereign forever. However, there is a battle for truth in how we trust God.