My Worldview Of A Fallen World

907 WordsAug 29, 20164 Pages
My worldview of a fallen world and salvation. The word fallen means: Subjected to sin or depravity. 1Timothy 4:1 “Now the spirit expressly says that in the later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons”. What does it mean to live in a fallen world, the Bible describes the word fallen as someone or something spiritually and morally corrupted. Those in a fallen state suffer corrupting and deadly spiritual, moral and social consequences of sin. I for one believe the world is in a fallen state for the reason that people choose to do the things of the world and not the things of God. The Bible tells us to love not the things of the world, neither the things in the world (John 2:15 GNT). Johns warns us not to love the world system. (John 2:16-17) tells us, everything that belongs to the world-what the sinful self-desires, what people perceive, want and everything in this world that people are so proud of-none of this comes from the father but from the world. The world and everything in it that people desire is passing away, but those who do the will of God live forever. We live in a time where we do what we want to do, live how we want to live and disobey the rules of the Bible. I look around everyday and my heart is overwhelmed with the fallen nature of our society, our hearts have become cold to the things of God. I personally know we live in a fallen world we can see that on a daily basis with so many disasters,
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