Misunderstanding the genealogies of the Old Testament could lead to the view taken by Archbishop Ussher that the world was created on 4004 BC.
The genealogies of Genesis are clearly not reliable... Read More
The Bible doesn’t offer any details about relationships in heaven. Based on the words of Jesus and the New Testament writers, we can be confident that heaven will be a far better place than anything... Read More
The word Allah is the Arabic word for God, the word used both by Arabic-speaking Christians before the birth of Mohammed, and by Arabic-speaking Christians today. To a devout Muslim, Allah is... Read More
After Jesus had declared that He would build His church on the truth of Peter’s noble confession, He went on to say, “I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven; whatever you bind on... Read More
People have a million different reasons for not going to church, but probably one of the most disturbing is because church has become irrelevant to many. In other words, church is either ignoring the real... Read More
Tolerance is an important virtue. Given the wide range of human perspectives and imperfections, patient tolerance—humble endurance of other people’s shortcomings—is basic to the foundation of civil... Read More
When we feel the blow of major rejection — like the unfaithfulness of a mate, the wound of a family member, or the betrayal of a close friend — we may wonder if we will ever find someone who... Read More
Sex is not only a hot topic in our culture, it’s also on the minds of most couples in love. It’s a natural, God-given desire — a gift intended to give us pleasure and express our intimacy.
While the Scriptures take the marriage covenant very seriously, they permit divorce and remarriage in some situations. To learn exactly what these circumstances are, we’ll begin with the Old Testament... Read More
Thinking that logic alone can lead someone to faith is like thinking logic can convince someone that something is beautiful. Imagine driving through Navajo country in the southwest United States with a... Read More