Divorce and Remarriage Permitted by Jesus

The following is an excerpt from page 2547 of the ESV Study Bible article titled Divorce and Remarriage: Continue reading

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It’s an Unfair World

The world is unfair. Let’s face it.

Some of us are born ugly, while others are so beautiful. Some of us are unintelligent, while others are so smart. And that’s not even considering people who are born with handicaps.

But what I want to talk about is religious unfairness. Because it’s just as real as all the other unfairness in the world. Continue reading

Should We Disbelieve the Bible because it Contains Errors?

When I was a kid, I went to church. I didn’t really know anything about what was in the Bible, I just heard the message preached. When I grew older, I began to study evidences for the truth of Christianity. Partly to understand my faith better, and partly to defend Christianity against attacks from other religions. I discovered that defending the Continue reading

The Numbers Lesson

Recently I decided I need to read the Bible everyday if possible. The reason being that God speaks to us through his word; he can apply it to any situation in our lives. But for a while I seemed to forget that, and how much I need communication from God. And as I read through the book of Numbers, I was reminded of this. Continue reading

What about the “Difficult” Passages on Blaspheming the Holy Spirit and Apostasy?

Three passages in the Bible have troubled people, making them wonder if God will ever forgive them. They are Mark 3:29, Hebrews 10:26, and Hebrews 6:4-6. As I read the Bible for the first time, I encountered these “difficult” Continue reading