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…

March 2018 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics:  Satan’s origins, smoking cigarettes, withdrawing fellowship from congregations, the children qualifications of elders and deacons, the law applying to Gentiles during the Old Testament Where did Satan come from? Satan is not eternal.  “For by him (Christ) ALL THINGS were created, IN HEAVEN AND ON EARTH, VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE…” (Col. 1:16).  That would include…

February 2018 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics: the Destroyer (1 Cor. 10:10), Anna the prophetess and women leadership in the church, God hearing sinners’ prayers, Peter’s denial of Christ and free will, the exclusivity of the church of Christ Who is the Destroyer mentioned in 1 Corinthians 10:10? 1 Corinthians 10:9-10  9 We must not put Christ to the test, as…

January 2018 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics: evidence for the global flood, evidence of Jesus’ resurrection, Jesus occupation & means of receiving support, how far one can stray from Bible teaching and still be part of the church What evidence is there that the global flood of Noah really took place? This answer will share only a few examples of the…