Creation and Evolution
“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth” (Gen. 1:1).
Despite the clear evidence against Evolution, it dominates the classroom and society and has had a devastating effect on belief in the Bible. For many, faith in Evolution replaces the need for faith in God and this suits their itching ears as they feel free to make their own rules. Because there is…Continue
Is The Bible To Be Taken Literally?
“Thy word is true from the beginning”.
(Psa. 119:160 KJV)
Is the Bible to be taken literally? That is, do we take the text at face value whenever it's plain meaning makes sense? We all know that it makes no sense to believe that Jesus is a gate or a lion; these are figures of speech and, like parables, we interpret them spiritually rather than literally. By…Continue
Is God's Love Unconditional?
“But from everlasting to everlasting the LORD's love
is with those who fear him”. (Psa. 103:17)
It is often said that God's love for believers is unconditional, meaning that He will love us and take us to heaven no…Continue
“It is God's will the you should be sanctified”. 1 Thess. 4:3
When we repent of our sins and put our trust in Jesus, we are said to be justified. That is, our sins are totally forgiven and we are righteous in God's eyes. A good definition of justified is “just-as-if-I'd-never-done-it”.…Continue
“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility
consider others better than yourselves.” (Phil. 2:3)
There are those within the church who love to be first, causing serious problems just like Diotrephes in 3 John 1:9-11. They bully weaker Christians with their 'superior knowledge' and overbearing attitude resulting in some leaving the congregation…Continue