Secular Literature

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Christians studying secular literature won’t think it’s a waste of time. The early church viewed reading as a waste and would cause corruption. This was a lack of not knowing literature was a key part of education. The bible is a key tool to a Christian’s everyday walk. This helps them study the word of God and gives them critical thinking skills to make better choices. By reading literature it helps you to understand better and comprehend what you have read. Reading and studying develops over a matter of time. God has given us the word to apply to our everyday lives.
In the readings, there were two comparisons on reading and television. It is very important that you balance the two in your life. Television can corrupt your mind and heart if you’re watching the wrong things. We have to be mindful to what we watch and see. By reading we use critical thinking and make Godly choices. Even with reading we still have to be caution to what we read as well. By studying, the word of God, this helps us to stay focus and on the right path. We have to decide to make successful choices and do what’s right.
So, we know education is very important and you need it to be successful. Reading a good book is way better than television anyway. Yes, we all love our favorite shows and even know the times they come on. But given the Lord more time is…...

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