November 2019 Bible Questions & Answers

Please explain the following passages from Job: “His hand has pierced the fleeing serpent” (Job 26:13) and “He overturns mountains at the base” (Job 28:9). Please explain the significance of “7” in Revelation, specifically where it speaks of seven angels and when the seventh angel said, “It is done.” In Genesis 20:6, God says to…

September 2019 Bible Questions & Answers

Why is there sand on top of Sand Mountain in Alabama, elevation 3,500 feet? Should a Christian follow any false doctrines on social media? If the church is made up of Christians, is it wrong to say, “We’re going to church”? Hebrews says that Jesus was from the order of Melchizedek.  What does that mean?…

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…

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…

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…

December 2017 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics:  who can partake of communion, social drinking and 1 Timothy 5:23, lifting holy hands, the identity of the death angel in Egypt, the meaning of Revelation’s “shortly come to pass”, the reason God created us 1.  Is the Lord’s Supper for anyone who has ever been baptized, or is it just for faithful members…

October 2017 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics:  the souls of animals, the Christian and self-defense, the definition of adultery, “visiting the sins of the fathers unto the third and fourth generation” Do animals have souls? Solomon said that both man and beasts experience life and death (Eccl. 3:19).  In that way they are the same. Yet when one looks at the…

June 2017 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics: Satan’s appearance, gender of angels, James 5:15’s prayer of faith, Melchizedek, Judas Iscariot Why does everyone imagine Satan as red, horned, and evil-looking? The Bible does not give Satan a set description.  He appeared in the form of a serpent to Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1ff; Rev. 12:9; cf. 2 Cor. 11:3), and he…

February 2017 Bible Questions & Answers

Who or what is the devil?  Who created the devil and why does God allow him to have so much power?  Is he an evil spirit?  Why is he always referred to in the male gender?  Was the serpent in Genesis 3 the devil? “Devil” comes from the Greek diabolos and literally means “slanderer” or…