By Got Questions The biblical passages regarding the flood make it clear that it was global. Genesis 7:11 states that “all the springs of the great deep burst forth, and the floodgates of the heavens were opened.” Genesis 1:6-7 and 2:6 tell us that the pre-flood environment was much different from that which we experience today. Based on these and otherContinue reading “10/04/2020 Was Noah’s Flood Really A Global Flood Or Just Local?”
One of the first things God created in Genesis was a plan for rest. In the beginning, after crafting thunder clouds, parakeets, mangoes, and us, God recognized that he’d done good work. He “blessed the seventh day and declared it holy, because it was the day when He rested from all his work of creation” (Genesis 2:3). In Biblical language, that day is called a sabbath. The word “sabbath” comes from the Hebrew “shabat,” meaning rest. God calls sabbath holy, and holy means “sacred to God.” Rest is sacred.
By Got Questions The phrase “forbidden fruit” refers to the story of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. They were forbidden by God to eat the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil (Genesis 2:9; 3:2). The Bible says nothing about what type of fruit it was. Tradition has identifiedContinue reading “10/02/2020 Was Adam And Eve’s Sin Really About Eating A Piece Of Forbidden Fruit?”
By Got Questions Every so often, news outlets irresponsibly report the sensational claim that someone somewhere has finally found “the missing link.” Such reports give people the false impression that science has, at long last, discovered the fossilized remains of a half-human, half-ape creature, thereby proving Darwin’s theory of evolution. In actual fact, no missing linkContinue reading “10/01/2020 The Missing Link—Has It Been Found? Is There Much Chance It Will Ever Be Found?”
By Got Questions Were Adam and Eve saved? The Bible does not specifically tell us whether Adam and Eve were saved. Adam and Eve were the only two human beings who knew about God before they became tainted with sin. As a result, they likely still knew God better after their fall than any of usContinue reading “09/30/2020 Adam & Eve: Fact or Fiction?”
If you cannot attend your usual home church this coming Sunday, please use this Worship Service Plan and enjoy a service of your own. This Worship Service Plan is useful for anyone anywhere, whether individuals, shut-ins, your family gathered in the den, a nursing facility of sick & elderly, you and your neighbors sitting in the backyard, or any group of believers who share a need to gather and praise and worship The Lord God.
By Got Questions Will the Holy Spirit ever leave a believer? Simply put, no, the Holy Spirit will never leave a true believer. This is revealed in many different passages in the New Testament. For example, Romans 8:9 tells us, “…if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Christ.” This verseContinue reading “09/29/2020 Will The Holy Spirit Ever Leave A Believer? Can I Lose My Salvation?”
By Got Questions There is a profusion of evidence for the Bible’s view of a young earth. However, the old-earth perspective has held a monopoly in the public schools, in the major academic centers, and in the popular media for generations. It is no wonder then that most scientists share the old-earth perspective. It’s all theyContinue reading “09/28/2020 Is There Any Evidence For The Bible’s View Of A Young Earth?”
By Got Questions Virtually all scientists say that the universe is expanding. The question of concern for many Christians is whether an expanding universe supports creationism or the Big Bang theory. The answer is that it supports both! Not only that, but the expansion of the universe is mentioned in the Bible, not once but numerous times. Although scienceContinue reading “09/27/2020 Is The Universe Expanding?”
By Got Questions The Bible makes it clear that the universe is not eternal, that it had a beginning, and that the beginning was its creation by God (Genesis 1:1). This truth has been denied by philosophers and pseudo-scientists who have come up with a variety of different theories in an effort to “prove” theContinue reading “09/26/2020 Is The Universe Eternal?”