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July 26, 2020
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Exodus 20:13


July 26, 2020 / Exodus 20:13

Life in God’s Eyes

July 26, 2020

Exodus 20:13 —“You shall not murder”



Murder is not just a or issue.

It is a issue.


3 Things the 6th Commandment is NOT About:

1. The killing of  

Genesis 9:3 – “Every moving thing that lives shall be food for you. And as I gave you the green plants, I give you everything.”


2.  Capital  

Genesis 9:6 – “Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed, for God made man in his own image.”


3. Killing in  

Ecclesiastes 3:8—“…there is a time for war”

1. Is euthanasia murder?

1 Corinthians 6:19-20 — “… do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.”


Euthanasia is

Job 12:10 — “For the life of every living thing is in His hand, and as is the breath of every human being.”


2. Is abortion murder?

Psalm 127:3 — “Behold, children are a gift of the LORD; the fruit of the womb is a reward”

Galatians 1:15 — “But when He who had set me apart before I was born, and had called me through His grace . . .”

Jeremiah 1:5 — “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations”

Psalm 139:13-16 —“ You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb. Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous—how well I know it. You watched me as I was being formed in utter seclusion, as I was woven together in the dark of the womb. You saw me before I was born. Every day of my life was recorded in your book. Every moment was laid out before a single day had passed.”


Brephos means  

Abortion exterminates a life that God had and ordained for a .

Abortion is


Matthew 5: 21-22 — “You have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not murder; and whoever murders will be liable to judgment.’ But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother will be liable to judgment…whoever insults his brother will be liable to the council; and whoever says, ‘You fool!’ will be liable to the hell of fire.”

John 8:44 — “He was a murderer from the beginning”

Life is

Genesis 2:7 — “the LORD God formed the man of dust from the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living creature.”


Life is God’s

John 3:16— “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.”

1 Corinthians 15:55 — “O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?”


Life is our

Hebrews 13:20-21— Now may the God of peace, who through the blood of the eternal covenant brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of the sheep, equip you with everything good for doing His will, and may He work in us what is pleasing to Him, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.


life has value;   life has value.



If you are ready to receive Jesus as Savior and make Him the Lord of your life, just pray something like this:

Jesus, I’m giving up control of my life.  Please forgive me of my sins and take control. I ask You to be the Lord of my life. I believe You died for my sins, rose from the dead, and are coming back someday. I want to live my life for You. Thank You for giving me another chance to make things right.  AMEN


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