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Why are people acting like this?

By Elizabeth Prata

Does anything matter? After I die, will I have a legacy, or will I be forgotten? Why are we here?

These are the eternal questions. These are the issues every man deals with in his heart. These questions represent the ever-present fear of death. 1 Corinthians 15:26 says that death is an enemy. Hebrews 2:15 says that fearing death keeps one in a lifelong slavery. The wages of sin is death, (Romans 6:23) and since every person knows he’s a sinner, they know their wages are ultimately death. They are in the grip of death all their lives, and experiencing its power even before bodily death arrives. This is the bondage of slavery meant in the Hebrews verse. Continue reading “Why are people acting like this?”