March & April 2019 Bible Questions & Answers

Questions Why did God make harmful animals? What does John 1:1 mean? Why don’t we follow the Old Testament? How does the devil work today? Isaiah 64:4 states that no one has seen another God other than “Thee.” This implies that someone has seen God.  Either the writer is talking to Jesus or John 1:18…

February 2019 Bible Questions & Answers

Questions Why do people pray to Jesus? Aren’t we supposed to pray to God? Is it a sin to eat genetically modified food (Deut. 22:9)? If angels are being guarded for Judgment Day as described in Jude 6, does that mean once we get to heaven we can still be cast into hell? What is…

January 2019 Bible Questions and Answers

Questions: 1.  How does a person repent of the sin of divorce? 2.  What was the purpose of anointing of oil?  Should we still do this today? 3.  What should a person do if they want to go to a brother about something, but they feel the person with whom they want to address an…

December 2018 Bible Questions and Answers

  Topics: the age of the earth, miraculous spiritual gifts and eloquence, the sinfulness of politics, how much to give to the church, the pattern of church discipline How many years has the earth been in existence? The majority of modern education teaches that this earth is billions of years old. This is because Darwin’s…

October 2018 Bible Questions and Answers

Topics:  Ecclesiastes 9:5 and what the dead know after death, the Christian’s relationship to herbalism, the meaning of “new heavens and a new earth,” the meaning of “a camel passing through the eye of a needle,” the reasons why we should search for truth Please discuss Ecclesiastes 9:5. Contextually, Solomon (the Preacher) is examining yet…

September 2018 Bible Questions and Answers

Topics:  the plagues of Egypt, “nailed to the cross” (Col. 2:14), the 10 Commandments found in the New Testament, the meaning of “apostolic” and what Apostolic Churches believe, men wearing hats in worship, whether Satan or Eve committed the first sin, physical or spiritual beings in heaven Why did God include the firstborn cattle to…

August 2018 Bible Questions and Answers

Topics: elders and the marriage qualification, children and baptism, divorce and remarriage, confessing faith with one’s mouth, the plan of salvation If an elder is widowed, can he still be an elder? If he remarries, can he be an elder again? Elders are also called bishops (overseers) and pastors (shepherds) in the New Testament (Acts…

June 2018 Bible Questions and Answers

Topics:  how dinosaurs died, fasting, adultery in one’s heart and eyes, acts of worship, giving, singing, the mission of the church, why there are so many churches How did the dinosaurs die? “Dinosaurs” (deinos sauros, “fearfully great lizard”) were not known by that name until 1841. Over the two decades prior to 1841 hundreds of…

May 2018 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics:  Revelation 7:14’s “great tribulation,” women’s scriptural role in evangelism, how God can forget our sins when He is omniscient, dancing, why Jesus asked “Why hast Thou forsaken Me?”, the age of accountability, how to start a congregation of Christ’s church Do we currently live in the “great tribulation” referenced in Revelation 7:14? The key…

April 2018 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics:  “once saved, always saved,” Satan the dragon, the Holy Spirit & apostolic inspiration, re-baptism Please explain why people believe in “once saved, always saved.” The idea of “once saved, always saved” (as is commonly known in Protestant circles currently), or its original concept of “perseverance of the saints” (as it was originally taught in…