By Got Questions There is currently a lot of debate over the validity of creationism, defined as “the belief that the universe and living organisms originate from specific acts of divine creation, as in the biblical account, rather than by natural processes such as evolution.” Creation science is often dismissed by the secular community andContinue reading “09/19/2020 Is Creationism Scientific?”
By Got Questions There are eight references in New Testament to the “book of life,” and two of them refer specifically to the book of life that belongs to the Lamb, Jesus Christ. Seven of the references appear in the book of Revelation. Those whose names are written in the book of life are thoseContinue reading “09/18/2020 Is There A Difference Between The Book Of Life And The Lamb’s Book Of Life?”
By Got Questions Biblical hermeneutics is the study of the principles and methods of interpreting the text of the Bible. Second Timothy 2:15 commands believers to be involved in hermeneutics: “Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who . . . correctly handles the word of truth.” The purpose of biblicalContinue reading “09/17/2020 How Do I Know When To Take The Bible Literally?”
By Got Questions The phrase peculiar people in 1 Peter 2:9 comes from the King James Version and is not seen in the more modern English translations. This is because at the time the King James Version was translated, the word peculiar was often used to refer to something belonging to someone, as in someone’s property. If we look up the word peculiar in aContinue reading “09/16/2020 Why Does The Bible Refer To Believers As Peculiar People?”
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 When God first created Adam and Eve, when they were still in the Garden of Eden, He charged them to be “fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth” (Genesis 1:28). When He cursed Eve in Genesis 3:16, He told her He would greatly multiply pain in childbirth. Both passages imply that it wouldContinue reading “09/15/2020 If Adam And Eve Hadn’t Sinned, Introducing Death Into Creation, Wouldn’t The World Have Gotten Overpopulated?”
By Got Questions In Genesis 2:18, we read of the one thing that was not declared “good” in all of God’s creation: “Then the LORD God said, ‘It is not good that the man should be alone.’” The same verse includes God’s solution: “I will make him a helper fit for him.” Eve was the solutionContinue reading “09/14/2020 How Was The Woman A Helper Suitable For The Man (Genesis 2:18)?”
By Got Questions The global flood of Noah’s day was the direct judgment of a just God. The Bible says the flood wiped out “people and animals and the creatures that move along the ground and the birds”—everything that breathed air (Genesis 7:23). Some people today are offended by the flood story, saying it is proof ofContinue reading “09/13/2020 How Was The Flood In The Time Of Noah Just?”
By Got Questions According to scientific studies, some of the DNA in modern humans actually came from Neanderthals. This finding is sometimes held up as evidence to disprove the idea of creationism. Despite such suggestions, there is no reason to view the DNA link as evidence against creation or God or the Bible. Rather, theContinue reading “09/12/2020 How Does The Fact That Human Beings Possess Some Neanderthal DNA Impact Creationism?”
By Got Questions It is not the purpose of this answer to present a scientific argument in the creation vs. evolution debate. The purpose of this article is to explain why, according to the Bible, the creation vs. evolution debate even exists in its present form. Romans 1:25 declares, “They exchanged the truth of God for aContinue reading “09/11/2020 What Does The Bible Say About Creation vs. Evolution?”