8211 commitment, to the world
Though the world is fallen, God still loves the world and is committed to it. Commitment by believers to worldly pursuits and evil is to be avoided as they are called upon to be “in the world” but “not of the world”.
Commitment to this world to be avoided because it is a fallen and sinful place
Though the world is fallen, God still loves it
Preoccupation with the things of this world is incompatible with holy living
Commitment to the world is seen especially in materialism
The outcome of worldly commitment