The boundaries of the land God promised Abraham are given in Genesis 15:18-21:
On the same day the Lord made a covenant with Abram, saying: “To your descendants I have given this land, from... Read More
The Bible presents God as Father and uses masculine pronouns to refer to Him. But God isn’t limited by the sexual distinctions of His creatures. God is eternal Spirit, and should not be perceived... Read More
The issue of contraception raises legitimate controversy among Christians. At one time all Christians were unanimous in opposing it. However, in spite of continuing serious questions about its safetyRead More
What does Buddhism teach, and how does it differ from Christianity?
Legend tells us that Buddha was a powerful young prince who gave up his earthly position and possessions in order to seek... Read More
I’m sure this is a very difficult position for you to be in. It’s not only difficult, but it’s also very unfortunate and unfair. This isn’t how it’s supposed to be. You shouldn’t have to choose... Read More
Some people deny that the Scriptures make a distinction between the local, organized church and the universal, spiritual church, claiming that every time the church is mentioned in the New Testament the... Read More
Some of today’s funeral customs have no clear precedent in Scripture. In ancient times, of course, the technology didn’t exist to do the kind of embalming customary today. The Jews usually... Read More
Giving our children greater freedom to make their own choices can be one of the hardest tasks a parent must face. As parents, we want to protect our children from poor decisions. Yet we know that as children... Read More
Does the passage about the rich young ruler teach that Jesus expects His followers to give up all of their possessions to follow Him?
It’s true that Jesus told the rich young ruler to... Read More
Something that can be demonstrated by the scientific method is a scientific fact. But it doesn’t follow that just because something can’t be demonstrated scientifically it is less “real” or important... Read More