Of course it is! Physical sickness was not a part of God’s original creation. It’s only natural that we call out to our Creator to make us well.
The gospel accounts share numerous... Read More
Not only do Christians seem fake to the outside world, they can also seem fake to other Christians, too.
The reason for fakery in the lives of those who claim to follow Jesus often comes... Read More
The slavery tolerated by the Scriptures must be understood in its historical context and should not be equated with type of slavery seen in the pre-Civil War American south or in the sex-trade slavery... Read More
It’s true that bad choices can make us poor. But in a world damaged by everyone’s
sin, there are all kinds of reasons for poverty. To view it as a sign of specific sin in our lives... Read More
In recent years, a few New Testament scholars have suggested that after Jesus was crucified his body may not have been buried as described in the Gospels. They conjecture that his body was likely... Read More
The reasons women stay in abusive relationships are varied and complicated. If we are going help those who suffer in domestic abuse situations, we must first recognize that these women need someone... Read More
We have a variety of English translations for several reasons. The first is that whenever a document is translated from one language to another, it is impossible to do a word-for-word translation.... Read More
Friend, you are not the only one who feels bored at church. One Sunday, a young guy named Eutychus gathered with other Jesus-followers in a home, which was their custom at the time. Paul was there... Read More
Don’t stand by and watch your friend suffer abuse. Yes, this is classified as abuse, and we need to recognize it as such. Anything a person says in an attempt to belittle and control another person... Read More
One answer is fear
. Every church is comprised of ordinary human beings, but we often refuse to acknowledge our similarities to each other. We feel as though we ought to rise above our problems—especially... Read More