Things to Know About the Bible and Marijuana.
The use of marijuana has been debated for quite sometimes where different people have tried to come with a different argument about its consumption. Both scriptures, medical, political or scientific has not well established with evidence if marijuana is good for use of not.
Below are the examples of whether the Bible endorses the use of marijuana. 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. In the book of Ezekiel 34:29 there is a mention of a plant that was renowned for healing, using the cannabis for medication is right based on that statement, the Bible states that herbs are given for food and medicinal value hence using of cannabis can be supported.
The indication that Gods created all plants and herbs doesn’t solve the problem they are all can be used, it is essential to be able to distinguish which are safe to use and which are not. They argue that one can be able to take small quantities of marijuana without being intoxicated just as when one may have a small quantity of alcohol without the need to become drunk. 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 have enduring negative consequences for the mind’s capacity to do what God made it do. 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.
The bible quotes that the human body is the temple of the holy spirit, that is to mean its dwelling must be clean and pure. Someone who wants to glorify God one needs to look for an action that will make God look GOD, With such in mind the aspect of taking marijuana or not taking, will rely on a personal decision.
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.|
As the witness of Christ, Christians needs to exempt themselves from what the world is doing and especially in the use of marijuana. 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. As a Christian the only influence that one needs to have is the one that comes as a result of the holy spirit, the use of marijuana is not an option for any Christian and especially where the intentions are to become high.