The Antichrist – Is There Such a Person? What Does the Bible Say About It?
Orthodox Christianity understands the Bible to teach that Antichrist is any man, group, or movement that is in opposition to Christ and His Gospel (I John 2:22). The only references in the Bible to Antichrist or Antichrists have to do with persons and forces at work in the days of the Apostles (I John 2:18, 4:3, II John: 7) or who would come before they had all died out (St. Mat. 24:24, 34).The Hero of Legendary Myth – Where Did This Tradition Originate?
In every era, civilization, and culture there were legends of a great flood, of the sacrificing of the cow or the bullock on the altar as an atonement, of the efficacy of blood, and an after-life. These and hundreds more are corruptions of that original source and those original events and prove beyond reasonable doubt that all pagan religions are offshoots of the Judaic-Christian Biblical truth.Pastoral Care of Released Sex Offenders II – Victimless Crimes
Released sex offenders seeking church membership who committed victimless crimes will be evaluated differently by church authorities than those who committed crimes against real people. With those who committed victimless crimes, amenability to moral and spiritual development may be emphasized. With those who committed crimes against real people, risk management and supervision may need to be emphasized.Are We Being Trustworthy With What God Has Given Us?
Financial stewards don’t own anything. We just manage it. So, we need to make sure that we properly manage everything that God has entrusted to us.The Supra-Nature of Agape Love
Why are we struggling with loving others, especially those whom we do not like? When the Bible talks about Agape love, can it be talking about something beyond our grasp? Are we able to really draw this special type of love from God? Are we condemned forever to experience the limited love of this world?Discover What God’s Will is For Your Health
No longer do you need to struggle to figure out what God’s will is for your health. He told us in His Word! Learn from the Bible why God wants you to be healthy all the time.Affordable Church Chairs
If you will notice, there are a lot of people who are going to church every weekend. This is because they want to listen to sermons and get spiritual renewal. However, one of the biggest problems of churches is that they might not have enough seats to accommodate all the people during services. And churches would always like to add chairs to make people comfortable while listening to the sermons.Personal Bible Study and Private Interpretations
You can study the Bible for the rest of your life without the possibility of knowing what the original authors were trying to explain. How does this affect our personal Bible study, if we really don’t know what the original intent of the author was?Is God Ever Going to Help Me Solve My Problems?
When I was younger, I used to pray and ask God for help with my problems and rarely got any answers or solutions that I could say for sure, were the result of my prayers. I don’t know if this has ever happened to you, but I know that it has happened to quite a few people that I know.Learning Bible Scripture the Easy Way
The Bible isn’t any harder to read than any other book. You read the words and try to comprehend what the original author was trying to say. If you’re reading a book and you don’t understand a couple of the words or even a few of the sentences, you don’t quit reading the book, you do a little research to find out what message these words or sentences are trying to say.What If There Are Bible Verses That Are Wrong?
Everyone seems to enjoy Bible verses that are pleasant and make you feel good, but there are plenty of Bible verses that don’t make a lot of sense and often create frustration for those who read them. I’ve never given it much thought, but what if there are actually Bible verses that are wrong?Ask Any Christian This Question
If I was going to ask an atheist a question, it might go something like this, “Do you really believe in evolution and how can you prove it?” If the atheist was going to answer this question and try to make some sense out of it, they could easily find themselves stumbling over their own sentences after a while.