Community for the church should be quite different from the world. It should be based in a relationship with God, truth, and obedience. The Bible calls it fellowship.
It is not unusual to have loyalties. Scripture speaks of a loyalty that should far exceed any other. The standard of loyalty was set by Jesus Himself.
Christians are saved from the wrath of God and the penalty of sin. Still, we must give account on the day of judgment. We can have full confidence toward that day!
Spiritual formation can be confused with sanctification. So, what exactly is it? What is the underlying theology of spiritual formation? We navigate these questions in this article.
With the tremendous turmoil currently taking place in the world, we should consider an Old Testament prophecy some Bible scholars think is yet to be fulfilled. Ezekiel 38 & 39 speaks of a war against Israel in the last days.
Does 1 Kings 19:12 teach that God whispers gentle things to Christians through a “still small voice?” A closer look at the phrase is quite revealing!
Christian discernment is not about being critical or judgmental. It is about loving God enough to base our actions upon His standards and not our own. God’s holy name is at stake.
Does the Biblical command to “Be still” mean we are to enter into silence? Be still, as God intended, means we are to stop and acknowledge that God is in charge over all!
There are three general views of the destiny of mankind: universal, inclusive, and exclusive. In this article, we look at each of these views and then compare them with the Bible.
As Christians, we are to evaluate everything we hear, especially consider that which makes “truth claims” into our lives. Why? We are commanded to in 1 John 4:1 – and for a very significant reason.
How do Christians hear from God? Does God speak directly? We answer these questions by reviewing a video transcript of a popular “hearing God’s voice” teacher.
Does God speak to Christians personally? Is there individual revelation for us beyond what is in the Scriptures? “Hearing God” is a matter of where and how we hear Him.
Are there prophecies in Daniel yet to be fulfilled? Yes, and we can see this as we study those associated with the fourth kingdom: Rome.
The book of Daniel is not in chronological order. Here is a timeline of known dates and events to assist you in studying the book.
Have you noticed the stumbling block of the gospel has taken a back seat to other things in many churches? The visible church’s overarching goal has become “to connect.”
Ever consider what Scripture says about the Antichrist? Outlined here, certain end-time events clue Christians into the kind of person it will be.
The Purpose Driven Life® by Rick Warren presents “a different Jesus.” The name is impregnated with a meaning other than that of the real Jesus.
Scripture is the only sure foundation for Christians. What happens when there is a subtle shift off of God’s Word? We cover several examples here.
The Circle-Maker by Mark Batterson presents a legend as a sacred symbol for Christians to emulate. But is it biblical? This book review explains.
The book of Revelation uses the term Babylon 6 times in 4 different contexts. Each use is pertinent in understanding the course of end-time events.
The Great Harlot Woman of Revelation 17 symbolizes false faith. Find out what Scripture says about her importance in the course of end-time events.
Did you know the 40 Days of Purpose by Rick Warren presents a false gospel? This review of the introductory video shows you that reality.
Trying to understand the book of Revelation? This article explains the significance of John’s vision of the beast coming up out of the sea (Rev 13).
Have you considered the message of The Jesus Storybook Bible? This review explains that it is actually an unbiblical view of God the Father and the nature of the fall.
Is Captivating by John & Stasi Eldredge a good Christian book? In this article, we review the many false statements presented by the authors.