What does the number 14 represent in the Bible? Reference?

Before tackling the symbolism of the number fourteen in the Bible, let us first consider the number seven, since fourteen is a multiple of seven.  In Hebrew, the word for seven is sheba (shibah), but […]

August 18th, 2018|Categories: Miscellaneous Bible Questions|

How can someone leave the faith?

Hebrews 11:6, “Without faith, it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.” When a person chooses a […]

August 18th, 2018|Categories: Christian Character and Conduct, God, Faith, Life Decisions and Doing the will of God|

What is truth?

The search for truth, whether in scientific, philosophical or ethical contexts, is the desire of every human heart. Truth as an absolute concept must involve the Supreme Being of the Universe.​

For the Christian, the God […]

August 18th, 2018|Categories: God, Faith, Miscellaneous Bible Questions, Religions|

Can Satan drive out Satan?

Yes, it is possible.  Satan can cast out Satan by promoting contradictory partial lies. His response to combat the legitimate increase of knowledge is to “transform” himself into an “angel of light.” 2 Corinthians 11:14-15, […]

August 18th, 2018|Categories: Angels, Spirit Beings, Past and Present Prophesies, Satan|

If I’m not consistent with fasting and prayer weekly, am I in danger of backsliding again? And how many times in one life time can someone backslide?

Our fight against our fallen flesh, the world, and the devil will not end until we are resurrected in newness of life. Sin is basically disobeying God's will. A good pray throughout the day would […]

August 18th, 2018|Categories: Christian Character and Conduct, Life Decisions and Doing the will of God|

When Jesus was crucified, were His Godhood and Manhood killed? or only his Manhood?

We will define godhood as the state of being a god, just as manhood is the state of being a man. When Jesus was born, he was only and fully a perfect man. Nowhere in […]

August 11th, 2018|Categories: Jesus’ Life, Teachings, and Death, Salvation and Ransom|

How can you better understand yourself psychologically?

First, you need to know that God fully understands and loves you.  

Psalm 139:2-6, 17-18 (NLT), "You know when I sit down or stand up. You know my thoughts even when I’m far away. You see […]

August 4th, 2018|Categories: Christian Character and Conduct, Life Decisions and Doing the will of God|

Please explain Deuteronomy 23:23, "Whatever you vow, you must be careful to do what you have promised, such as what you have vowed to the LORD your God as a freewill offering."

This verse is about making a free will offering as well as a vow. This oath was not by compulsion, neither was it commanded by law. It was made completely on a voluntary basis.  

The […]

August 3rd, 2018|Categories: Christian Character and Conduct, Life Decisions and Doing the will of God|

When we pray in church, are we to kneel down?

It is a great privilege to pray to the Heavenly Father through the name of Jesus.

When we pray, we are going before God apart from the world.  Personal communion with the Father is blessed when kneeling, […]

August 3rd, 2018|Categories: Prayer|

How do we answer pre-believers who say all religions are the same?

Many religions are the same! Their gods take only a fraction of mankind to heaven. The great majority of mankind are condemned to eons of suffering either here on earth through reincarnation or in hell. […]

July 13th, 2018|Categories: Religions, Salvation and Ransom|

Why is there instrumental music in worship services today? Jesus didn't give any authority to use instrumental music in worship.

(All citations are from the KJV.)

In Colossians 3:16, we are told, "Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, […]

Will Christianity spread all over the world?

What a wonderful question, and the answer is YES! Here is the testimony in God’s Word:​

·         Isaiah 11:9 – “They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain: for the earth shall be […]

July 11th, 2018|Categories: Kingdom and the Millennium|

Is Jesus God, or he is a normal person?

(All citations are from the KJV.)

Jesus is not God. 

Matthew 3:17 – God says of Jesus, "This is my beloved Son in whom I am well pleased."

John 5:30 – Jesus says, "because I seek not mine […]

July 11th, 2018|Categories: Jesus’ Life, Teachings, and Death, Trinity|

Is smoking marijuana against God's will? Some people say it's a natural herb created by God therefore they find nothing wrong about smoking marijuana.

Marijuana is not mentioned in the Bible. However, smoking cannabis is considered intoxicating, just as wine is intoxicating. Therefore, the scriptural cautions about drinking wine would also apply to using marijuana. “Do not join those who drink too much wine […]

What does Ezekiel 23 mean? How can it be in the Bible?

It may be surprising at how direct and blunt the scriptures are. There is a broad and important lesson in Ezekiel 23.​

Ezekiel 23:2-3 “…there were two women, the daughters of one mother: And they committed […]

July 4th, 2018|Categories: Israel, Middle East|

Why are there so many different religions?

There are many religions because God is not presently trying to teach the world the truth. Jesus said He was not sent to convert the world. "That seeing they may see, and not perceive; and […]

July 4th, 2018|Categories: Miscellaneous Bible Questions, Satan|

Why are we saved and left here on Earth?

Part 1: What did God originally promise man? And from what did Jesus save us?

In Genesis chapter 3, Adam was promised a blessed life on earth. However, God also promised disobedience would bring death to […]

July 4th, 2018|Categories: Salvation and Ransom|

What is the reward for obedience?

(Scripture quotations are from the New International Version Bible, unless otherwise noted.)

Obedience to God brings life and blessings; disobedience brings death and misery.  When Adam disobeyed God and ate of the tree of knowledge of […]

June 28th, 2018|Categories: Christian Character and Conduct, Life Decisions and Doing the will of God|

The Holy Spirit. Is it for every body?

The Holy Spirit is not a person. God's Holy Spirit is the power of God working blessings in many different ways. In the Old Testament, the Hebrew word for spirit is "ruach" and it means […]

June 25th, 2018|Categories: The Holy Spirit|

During a Church service a woman confessed Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior, and was admitted into the baptismal class. Soon, the Church discovered that she was not married but was living with a man (cohabiting). Should the Church stop her from being baptized and becoming a member of the local Church until she is either married or separated from the man?

The Apostle Peter said, "Repent therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out…" Acts 3:19. To repent and convert means to turn your life around and stop sinning. If a person is […]

June 23rd, 2018|Categories: Baptism|

What does 2 Thessalonians 1:8 mean? Will Jesus take vengence and burn up mankind?

First, notice that the Scripture does not say that any person is being burned by the “flaming fire.” It declares how the Lord's presence would be revealed.​

The fire is a symbol. Look at Zephaniah 3:8, […]

June 18th, 2018|Categories: Future Prophecies, Kingdom and the Millennium, Past and Present Prophesies|

Is there a limit to showing kindness?

Yes. A Christian should always be just first. For example, a farmer would be unjust to give food to others if his own family is hungry. We need to fulfill our own responsibilities first. 1Timothy […]

June 18th, 2018|Categories: Christian Character and Conduct, Life Decisions and Doing the will of God|