Drainage Channel And A River Channel Essay examples

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Drainage channel or a river channel helps in the flow of the water so that fresh water replaces the dirty water after its use by human beings, animals, among others for drinking and other varied uses. However, when the drainage channel blocks, the used water accumulates and begins to stink due to stagnation of the dirty. Inlets and outlets also characterize a fresh water lake. Likewise, Spiritual Clogging is a common phenomenon in the life of a Christian today. Its effects can be seen when the spiritual man begins to stink. Stinking is the result of rotting or decaying.
In the Garden of Eden when man sinned, he lost his ability to have a flow in his spirit because there was no communion with God. Man became spiritually stagnant and began to stink because his spirit died and decay was inevitable. In other words, man’s soul became dead water.
Dead water cannot be consumed because it is toxic. Anybody that tries to consume it dies or develops health complications. Spiritually, this is what Jeremiah says in 17:9.
1. Evil hearts are experts at creating confusion and contention.
They twist the facts, mislead, lie, avoid taking responsibility, deny reality, make up stories, and withhold information. (Psalms 5:8; 10:7; 58:3; 109:2–5; 140:2; Proverbs 6:13,14; 6:18,19; 12:13; 16:20; 16:27, 28; 30:14; Job 15:35; Jeremiah 18:18; Nehemiah 6:8; Micah 2:1; Matthew 12:34,35; Acts 6:11–13; 2 Peter 3:16)
2. Evil hearts are experts at fooling others with their smooth speech and flattering…

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