By Got Questions Acts 2:42 could be considered a purpose statement for the church: “They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.” According to this verse, the purposes/activities of the church should be 1) teaching biblical doctrine, 2) providing a place of fellowship for believers,Continue reading “08/22/2020 If I Am Already A Believer, Why Do I Need A Church?”
ByGot Questions Prior to the twentieth century, before the Big Bang theory had been developed, philosophers and scientists debated whether the universe had a beginning. Some argued it had always existed: that it was “infinitely old.” This agreed with the worldview of ancient philosophers and then-current atheism. On the other hand, there were logical reasonsContinue reading “08/21/2020 Did God Use The “Big Bang” To Create The Universe?”
By Got Questions Genesis 3:8 says, “And they heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden.” We know that God is spirit (John 4:24), so howContinue reading “08/20/2020 Did God Literally And Visibly Walk In The Garden (Genesis 3:8)?”
ByGot Questions This question can be best answered by breaking it into two questions: 1) Does prayer change God’s mind? and 2) Does prayer change things? The answer to the first is, no, God does not change His mind. The answer to the second is, yes, prayer changes things. So how can prayer change circumstances without changingContinue reading “08/19/2020 Does Prayer Change God’s Mind?”
ByGot Questions The flood recorded in Genesis 6 cannot be proved with absolute certainty, but there is ample evidence to support the view that a global flood did occur. The Bible presents the flood as part of the early history of the world, yet there are certainly skeptics that will reject the evidence. One evidence of the flood ofContinue reading “08/18/2020 Can The Flood Mentioned In Genesis Be Proven?”
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 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 give thanks and praise to The Lord God.
This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
By Got Questions Understanding the difference between praise and worship can bring a new depth to the way we honor the Lord. Throughout the Bible, the commands to “praise the Lord” are too numerous to mention. Angels and the heavenly hosts are commanded to praise the Lord (Psalm 89:5; 103:20; 148:2). All inhabitants of the earth are instructed to praise theContinue reading “08/17/2020 What Is The Difference Between Praise And Worship?”
By Got Questions How to get to heaven – what are the ideas from the different religions? There appear to be five major categories regarding how to get to heaven in the world’s religions. Most believe that hard work and wisdom will lead to ultimate fulfillment, whether that is unity with god (Hinduism, Buddhism, andContinue reading “08/16/2020 How Many Ways Are Thought To Exist About On How To Get To Heaven?”
By Got Questions If God always does what you ask Him to do…He wouldn’t be God…You would… Some use this question in an attempt to “disprove” the existence of God. In fact, there is a popular anti-Christian website dedicated to the “Why won’t God heal amputees?” argument: http://www.whywontgodhealamputees.com. If God is all-powerful and if Jesus promisedContinue reading “08/15/2020 Why Won’t God Heal Amputees?”
By Got Questions People who won’t accept Christianity or who walk away from the faith tend to cite one of three reasons for doing so. One reason people give for leaving Christianity is that they have intellectual questions that remain answered. These questions often involve the problem of evil, reconciling science and the Bible (e.g., the age ofContinue reading “08/14/2020 Why Should I Not Leave Christianity?”