Tweet What are some of the birthmarks that believers ought to bear? Birthmarks Not every Christian will bear the same birthmarks as you or me. Some will show them more profoundly than others. Some will have fewer and others have more, but not everyone displays these birthmarks … Read moreWhat Are Some Of The Birthmarks Of Believers?
Tweet How can our work glorify God, even if it’s a job most people don’t even notice? In the Body Even in the Old Testament, God forbid sexual immorality like adultery or having sex outside of marriage. In fact, the penalty was so severe that they were … Read moreHow Can A Christian Glorify God At Work?
Tweet So many times I hear people say “We are all God’s children”. However this is not a true statement. The Bible says that we are God’s children by faith in Christ Jesus (Galatians 3:26). So if Galatians 3:26 (and other Bible verses) are true than we … Read moreKJV Bible Verses About God’s Children
Tweet Does the Bible say Jesus was a Nazarite like Samson was? Origin of the Nazarite’s There isn’t a lot of biblical history about Nazarite’s. The word itself means “one who lives apart” or “one who has made a vow of abstinence,” and some of the prohibitions … Read moreWas Jesus A Nazarite?
Tweet Jared Hughes, relief pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers, was let go by the Pittsburgh Pirates in time for the Brewers to sign Hughes for the 2017 opening day game. No matter where he plays the game, Jared Hughes knows what is most important to him. “My … Read moreBrewers Jared Hughes Gives Credit to Baseball Chapel
Tweet Once Christians are saved, are they no longer sinners? What does the Bible say about this? Romans 7 I still struggle over my sinful nature every single day. I just can’t break free from the tendency of my heart. It reminds me of the struggle the … Read moreAre Christians No Longer Sinners?
Tweet Can a Christian have a spell or curse put on them? Can families be under a generational curse? Who is Cursed? The Old Testament mentions that whoever is hanged on a tree is cursed and comes from Deuteronomy 21:22-23 which says, “And if a man has … Read moreCan A Christian Have A Spell Put On Them? Are Generational Curses Biblical?
Tweet Is Behavioral Therapy biblical? Does the Bible condone or condemn it or is it silent on this subject? Pavlov’s Dogs I remember years ago studying Pavlov’s Dogs, which was about classical conditioning. Every time they would get ready to feed the dogs they would ring a … Read moreIs Behavioral Therapy Biblical?
Tweet As believers we are called to share the best news that we have ever heard. That is the Good News of the gospel of Jesus Christ. In my opinion there is nothing more exciting than the joy that comes when we share that Good News with … Read more5 Ways to Disciple or Mentor a New Believer
Tweet Does unanswered prayer mean you don’t have enough faith? What does God’s Word say? Faith is… The Bible says that “faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen” (Heb 11:1), so faith is an assurance we have hope in and … Read moreI Have Faith, So Why Didn’t God Answer My Prayer?
Tweet Does the Bible say anything about the use of steroids, and if not, how can we determine if they are acceptable to God or not? Our Bodies Our bodies have been described as the Temple of God because God the Holy Spirit lives in every believer, … Read moreWhat Does The Bible Say About The Use Steroids?
Tweet Why does the Bible delineate between godly and worldly sorrow? What’s the difference? Repentance When the Apostle Paul wrote to the church at Corinth, he told them that they “felt a godly grief, so that you suffered no loss through us” (2nd Cor 7:9b), so did … Read moreWhat’s The Difference Between Godly And Worldly Sorrow?
Tweet Is it true as some say that Moses only copied his law from the Code of Hammurabi? King Hammurabi Who was King Hammurabi? Hammurabi was the sixth of 11 kings of the Babylon Dynasty, and around the beginning of the second millennium, a group of Amorites … Read moreWas The Mosaic Law Copied From The Code Of Hammurabi?
Tweet What is the Septuagint? Why is it important that we know? The Latin Language Basically, the Septuagint is the Greek version of the Old Testament with the word “Septuagint” coming from the Latin septuaginta (interpretes), meaning “seventy” or “seventy interpreters,” and is a translation of the … Read moreWhat Is The Septuagint?
Tweet We live in a time when having a father in the home is not valued as it used to be. However, it is very clear that despite arguments to the contrary, all children that do not have the influence of a father in their life will … Read moreThe Father’s Mandate: 8 Things to Consider from the Bible
Tweet The Tribe of Dan is missing in the Book of Revelation, so why are they not there? The Twelve Tribes When Israel grew into a nation while being in captivity or slavery in Egypt, they still managed to retain their identity so each of the twelve … Read moreWhy Is The Tribe Of Dan Missing In The Book Of Revelation?
Tweet Everyone gets angry, right? Though it is normal to feel angry sometimes, it is not okay to let anger build into an uncontrollable rage (wrath) or even become bitterness. The Bible has much to say about wrath and anger, let’s take a look at some amazing … Read moreAmazing KJV Bible Verses About Anger and Wrath
Tweet Was Jesus the God Who was present in the Old Testament? Or, was it the Father or the Holy Spirit? The Angel of the Lord An angel simply means “messenger of God,” and frequently in the Old Testament, God sent His holy angels to do His … Read moreWas Jesus The God Of The Old Testament?
Tweet How is it possible to honor your parents if they are bad parents or less-than-honorable? The Ten Commandments By now, the Ten Commandments have been removed from most public places, but God never removed them, and they are still as much in effect today as they … Read moreHow Can You Honor Parents That Are Hard To Honor?
Tweet Mary of Nazareth, a simple Jewish girl, was selected by God to carry out a very special task. It was her mission in life to bring forth a child with the name of Jesus, the Savior of the world (Matthew 1:21; Luke 1:31). She was chosen … Read moreThe Motherhood of Mary of Nazareth
Tweet How can helping someone actually be hurting someone? Can helping someone end up as enabling someone? Help the Hurting Jesus said we should clothe the naked and give food to the hungry, so the command to help others shouldn’t be a surprise for Christians. That is … Read moreHow Christians Might Be Hurting Someone By Helping Someone
Tweet How did Jesus respond to persecution? How does He expect us to respond when we are persecuted? Expect It If you are surprised by persecution, then you (like I once did) didn’t know enough of the Bible because all believers will be persecuted and hated for … Read moreHow To Respond To Persecution Jesus’ Way
Tweet There are no shortages of sermons, songs, and sonnets about faith. In fact, if you were to ask people what the word faith means you might get a variety of answers that describe a trusting or belief in something. However, to fully understand faith, a good … Read moreWhy is Hebrews Chapter 11 Called the Hall of Faith?
Tweet When should someone be excommunicated or should they be at all? The Purpose of Discipline In our thinking, our friends would never wound us and our enemies would never help us, but the Proverbs say “Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses … Read moreWhen Should Someone Be Excommunicated?
Tweet Does God help to restrain evil in our society? If so, by what means does He do it? Growing Violence and Evil In 2nd Thessalonians chapter 2, the Apostle Paul writes about someone who is taken out of the way. Could this refer to a time … Read moreHow Does God Use Society To Restrain Evil?
Tweet The subject of faith healing can be one that causes many to argue. In fact, it has become a very controversial subject mostly among believers. I have been thinking about this and I would like to offer you what I have found in the Bible about … Read moreIs Healing All About Faith?
Tweet Often when believers are going through tough times they will hear someone say, “You know, all things work together for good for them that love God.” While their encouragement is good, often we tend to use this verse as a way of saying hang in there, … Read moreRomans 8:28 Commentary
Tweet During the time of Ezra and Nehemiah in the Bible and even the Book of Esther, we can find some very complex issues that were dealt with by the Hebrew people. The books in the Bible devoted to those historical events are named for these brave and mighty men and women. Since the … Read moreThe Books of Ezra and Nehemiah Overview
Tweet What is the Torah? What is its significance? Why should we know what it is? The Law We can divide the Old Testament into three categories to simplify it; the Law, the Prophets, and the Wisdom Literature, however many of the Jews consider the Wisdom Literature of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes, as … Read moreWhat Is The Torah?
“God has committed to us the message of reconciliation. We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. We implore you on Christ’s behalf: Be reconciled to God.” 2 Corinthians 5:19-20 Thoughts on today’s verse The price has been paid. The ransom is provided. God’s judgment was averted, not … Read moreJesus’ Resurrection: Fact or Fiction?
Tweet Every year in the spring people of the Jewish faith celebrate the Feast of Passover. Their celebration brings to remembrance the deliverance of the Jewish people from bondage in Egypt. It also brings a tradition of family closeness as they participate in this feast day. In … Read moreWhat Does Passover Mean To Christians?
Tweet Can evolution and creation both be true or are they both not possible? Problems with a Theory Evolutionists believe that microevolution and macroevolution are the same thing or work in similar fashion, but microevolution is nothing more than creatures adapting to their environment where birds might have extended beaks to reach certain food … Read moreDoes Scripture Rule Out Evolution?
Tweet Have you ever wondered what God looks like? Is He like the pictures or images you see? Graven Images God brought ancient Israel out of a land full of idols and graven images, only to see them fall back into it again, and God commands that … Read moreWhat Does God Look Like?
Tweet When we enter the kingdom, will we have a spirit body or a physical body, or perhaps, both? A Mortal Body When the Corinthian church had difficulty grasping the resurrection, the Apostle Paul asked them, “How are the dead raised? And with what kind of body … Read moreWill Believers Have A Physical Or Spirit Body In Heaven?
Tweet I have often looked to the older women with gray hair in the church as role models to the younger women. In the Bible Paul writes about this in Titus 2 and so many times we call them the “Titus 2 Women”. Well, as time goes … Read moreThe Importance of Older Women with Gray Hair in the Church
Tweet Is the phrase “I have accepted Jesus” biblical? If not, what’s wrong with it? Giving God Our Heart There are so many ways we express faith in Christ but use the wrong terminology or words, and I know because I have done it, but we do … Read moreIs It Biblical To “Accept Jesus?
Tweet Is modern day psychology contrary to biblical teaching and biblical counseling? Psychology Have you heard the term “Modern Psychology?” If you have, you’re not alone. Today’s psychology is much different than that which was practiced only a few decades ago. The chief goal of modern psychology … Read moreIs Modern Psychology Contrary To Biblical Counseling?
Tweet Over the years I have noticed that most people are drawn to preaching on end times events. They may want to know if it is the time of Jesus’ return or have a desire to know the future. Some simply are just curious about what the … Read moreEnd Times Bible Chronology
Tweet Is truth subjective or is it objective? Are there truths that are absolute? Subjective Truth We have sliced and diced the truth so much that it’s not the truth anymore. Mankind’s truths are subjective and based upon experience and opinion. Not in all cases, but in … Read moreIs There Absolute Truth?
Tweet Have you ever wondered why God doesn’t stop all of the world’s natural catastrophes? God has very good reason not to. Atheists’ Belief About God One of the arguments for the non-existence of God is that if God is all powerful, why doesn’t He stop natural … Read moreWhy Doesn’t God Stop Or Prevent Natural Catastrophes?
Tweet Have you heard of the “Negative Theology?” If not, what is it and is it biblical? Lots of Negatives If you looked at the world today, you’d probably say that there is a lot of skepticism, cynicism, and yes, negativism. In other words, it’s hard to … Read moreWhat Is The “Negative Theology?”
Tweet Did Balaam’s donkey really talk to him? Why did animals talk in this one specific occasion? Why This Question? Why would we even write an article about whether Balaam’s donkey talked or not? Why is that important? For one thing, skeptics who are hostile to Christianity … Read moreDid Balaam’s Donkey Really Talk?