What does Isaiah 54:17 mean? "'No weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and this is their vindication from me,' declares the LORD." (United States)

The prophets not only addressed events in ancient Israel and its future, they also prophesied of the Christian church. This verse has a double application - both to regathered Israel and to the Christian church. No weapon in the hand of either Satan, or [...]

Why was the Israelites' election necessary? (Zambia)

Beginning in Genesis, God selected Abraham for his faithfulness and gave him a marvelous promise.  Genesis 22:17-18 (ESV), “I will surely bless you, and I will surely multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven and as the sand that is on the seashore. [...]

What will happen to all human beings at the end? (Nigeria)

Scriptural references to “the end” or “end times” must be read in context to identify which time period is ending. Knowing what follows a prophecy also helps to understand verses properly. Inaccurate scriptural interpretations have fostered a fearful dread in people when the topic [...]

Is Jesus Christ really coming back? (South Africa)

Jesus has already returned!  Examine the scriptural evidence of His second presence.  Acts 15:14,16, “…God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name…16 After this I will return, and will build again the tabernacle of David, [...]

How can we identify the work of Satan? (New Zealand)

We can identify the work of Satan by analyzing actions/events and the  character traits that fuel those actions.  As God’s arch adversary, Satan is diametrically opposed to righteousness and all things holy.  So, we analyze a work to see if it opposes righteousness.The Apostle [...]

In some of your answers about resurrection those who are evil will have the chance to follow the righteousness of God and live again. But John 5:28-29 says that those who have done evil will be outright condemned. What can you say about this? (Philippines)

John 5:28-29, “Do not marvel at this; for the hour is coming when all who are in the tombs will hear his voice and come forth, those who have done good, to the resurrection of life, and those who have done evil, to the resurrection [...]

When did God reveal Himself? (Philippines)

Revelation 5 is a picture illustration of the revealing of God’s plan. This is a symbolic representation – not literal - for Jesus is described as “the lion of the tribe of Judah” in verse 5 and a lamb in verse 8. He could [...]