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What does life in defiance mean?
noun. open or bold resistance to or disregard for authority, opposition, or power. a challenging attitude or behaviour; challenge.
What is the best definition of defiance?
1 : the act or an instance of defying : challenge jailed for defiance of a court order. 2 : disposition to resist : willingness to contend or fight dealing with a child’s defiance.
What is the biblical definition of obedience?
In simple terms, obedience is compliance with an order, request, law or submission to another’s authority. “And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to death even death on a cross” hence why the bible stresses it an essential part of the Christian faith.
Does God honor obedience?
One answer is that God is calling us to obedience and relationship with him through obedience. By obeying his call to take care of this earth we learn more about him and can grow in understanding of his heart and desires for our lives. Obedience also leads to personal growth.
Romans 13:1-2 says: “Obey the government, for God is the One who has put it there. There is no government anywhere that God has not placed in power. So those who refuse to obey the law of the land are refusing to obey God, and punishment will follow.”
What are the consequences of disobedience to God?
What destroyed these nations is sin – disobedience to God’s word. It is arrogantly doing what God says not to do. Then when God keeps warning, sending His prophets and humans don’t pay attention: then we rouse His anger, then the drastic consequences of sin emerge; sometimes it becomes extremely fatal.
What are consequences of obedience?
When we obey God, there are showers of blessings. When we disobey, there are consequences and punishment. All we have got to do is turn our lives over to God and surrender ourselves to him. We need to give our hopes, dreams, disappointments, hurts, failures and everything to the Lord.