Things to Know About the Bible and Marijuana.
In the past few years, the motion of whether marijuana is good for consumption or not has been ongoing , different people coming up with different arguments. Both scriptures, medical, political or scientific has not well established with evidence if marijuana is good for use of not.
Below are the biblical teachings about the cannabis plant. The fact that all plants, herbs, and seeds were created by God shows that using any of it is not wrong since they have God’s blessing. Cannabis is one of the plants created and blessed by God hence there is no problem using it, you find that there are some Christians who use marijuana for medical purposes, others for recreational purposes, and some who consider it as food.
It is important to use wisdom ion which plants to use and which ones are harmful. The use of marijuana for recreational purposes can be related to what the scripture quotes about the use of alcohol in moderation. The more one have more marijuana puffs the more intoxicated one become, basically shows that one may have given in to sin.
The use of marijuana reduces the exactness of perception, memory, and thinking. Marijuana impedes reliable handling of the surrounding reality, that is to mean that someone who is under its influence may have low performance and incompetence.
Anything that is not glorifying God and holy spirit should not be allowed in the body. The use of marijuana is a personal decision that one has to make depending on the ultimate relationship one has with God.
Anything that undermines the mind as a Christian one needs to avoid it.|The bibles say that in the book of 1st Corinthians 6:13 that human body is meant for God in that they are designed to bring glory to God.| The scripture highlights that human body is meant to be an instrument of honor hence anything that may weaken or diminish the body capacity should be avoided.| Marijuana is known to have a great impact on the body which lowers both physical and mental capacities of the body.| One cannot be able to serve God when his or her state of the mind is not well, Christians should strive to have a clear state of mind, speak clearly and be in a position to remember well.| The affection to God grows where a Christian can be able to relate who God is, remember who he is, speak to him and serve him diligently with the right mind.|
The fact that there are some people who may use marijuana for recreational or any other use that doesn’t qualify it to be good. To be a witness of Christ it requires one to have an accurate mental observation, have a good memory and be able to reason in the right way. Anything is not born of the spirit to a Christian that is a sin, the fact that marijuana has a great influence in the body should be avoided.