The Cause of Disaster
In the last post, we noted that Scripture points to the human heart as that which is deceitful above all things. It is from our heart that evil thoughts and evil desires come –– and it is in our hearts that our temptations begin.
At the same time –– and this is what this post is about –– Scripture also says something a bit unconventional about disaster and calamity. Just as its source of sin is perhaps surprising, the source of disaster is the same.
Instead of pointing towards the Devil or Satan as the cause of disasters, Scripture gives a very different origin....