1 TIMOTHY 4:1-2

  • Religion is a great shaper & controller of minds, (Psalm 100:3). 
  • Die Religion … Ist Das Opium Des Volkes” (Karl Marx). 

I. SIGNS OF UNHEALTHY RELIGION: (When Religion Becomes Cultic) 

1. The Uneducated & The Immature Are Leading:  

  • Ecclesiastes 10:16  
  • 1 Timothy 3:6 

 2. There Is An Obsession With Titles:  

  • Mark 10:43-44 
  • Acts 14:11-15 

 3. There Is A Preoccupation With Miracles:  

  • Matthew 12:39 
  • Revelation 16:13-14 

4. There Is An Eschatology Of Escape 

  • John 17:15,18 
  • Luke 19:13 

5. There Is An Obsession With Giving: 

  • 1 Timothy 6:10 
  • 1 Timothy 3:3 

6. The Presence Of Strange Doctrines: 

  • Hebrews 13:9 
  • 1 John 4:1 

7. The Belief In The Leader’s Infallibility: 

  • Romans 3:23 
  • Galatians 2:11 

8. The Absence Of Biblical Love: 

  • John 13:35 
  • 1 Corinthians 13:1-3 

9. Simple Solution:  Keep It All About Jesus 

  • John 3:30 
  • Philippians 1:21 

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