Harvey Armour

About Harvey Armour

For more than 35 years, under the auspices of Crown Financial Ministries and Calvary Baptist Church of Winston-Salem, NC, Harvey Armour taught seminars on personal money management and counseled with people in need of personal financial counseling. Based upon the knowledge he gained in teaching the seminars and in counseling people, Mr. Armour has written more than 40 articles on personal financial management. And, as a result of his longtime interest in finding credible answers to difficult questions regarding spiritual matters, Mr. Armour has also written more than 100 articles regarding difficult biblical matters, based upon information he has gathered from extensive studying of the Bible and various other sources. Mr. Armour has a BBA degree, with a concentration in accounting, from the University of Texas at Arlington, and an MBA degree, with a concentration in Finance, from the University of North Texas. He also has earned certificates as a Certified Public Accountant and as a Chartered Financial Analyst. Mr. Armour is now retired after more than 30 years in asset management . He is married and has two grown children – a son and a daughter. He has lived in Winston-Salem, NC since June 1973, and has been a member of Calvary Baptist Church since 1974.

Was Jesus Christ Fully God and Fully Man?

Some people claim that Jesus Christ was  fully God and fully man throughout His incarnation on earth.  However, several scripture passages indicate otherwise.

[Note:  When we quote Scripture in this article, we use the wording in the New King James Version of the Bible.]

According to Matthew 8:5-10, Jesus Christ “marveled” on at least one occasion.  […]

Can Many Types of Sins Prevent People from Having Eternal Salvation?

The Bible teaches that anyone who confesses their sins, repents, and trusts in Jesus Christ as their Savior will be forgiven for their sins and have eternal salvation.  However, several scripture passages seem to indicate that if anyone commits certain types of sins, they will not inherit the kingdom of God (i.e., not have […]

Discrepancy Regarding Paul’s Experience on Road to Damascus

There is some uncertainty regarding what Saul, who subsequently became known as the Apostle Paul, and those who were with him heard while travelling on the road to Damascus when Jesus Christ “spoke” to him, resulting in his conversion from being a persecutor of Christians to becoming a dedicated follower of Christ.  In this […]

Quotation Discrepancies in the Bible

In this article, we will first consider several apparent New Testament misquotations of Old Testament Scriptures, and then several differences in quotations between New Testament books.  [Note:  When quoting Scripture, we use the wording in the New King James Version of the Bible, except when we quote a non-biblical source that is using Scripture […]

Who Should Be Blamed for Our Sins?

Apparently, many people believe that Satan (aka the Devil) tempts them to sin.  This belief may result from a lack of understanding about what the Bible indicates about Satan’s abilities.  However, a lot of people may be looking for someone other than themselves to blame for their sinful actions, because they are reluctant to […]

Will Everyone Ultimately Receive Eternal Salvation?

Some people believe that God will eventually allow every person who has ever lived on the earth (except, perhaps, some really wicked people) to enjoy the benefits of eternal salvation, but does the Bible provide any support for this belief?  To answer this question, we will consider the scriptures that we think are the […]

Why Is God Waiting to Bring about the Consummation of Human History?

The Bible teaches that, sometime in the future, God will bring a close to history and there will be a new heaven and a new Earth, as stated in Revelation 21:1.  Matthew 24:6-8 and Mark 13:7-8 indicate that before this occurs, there will be wars, famines, and earthquakes during the so-called “end times” or […]

How Will People Behave during the End Times?

Those who are looking forward to Jesus Christ’s return to earth (i.e., His second advent) should be aware of how people will be conducting themselves during the so-called “End Times” that immediately precede His return.  This matter is addressed in several scripture passages in the Bible that seem to be straightforward rather than conjectural […]

Is All Coveting Sinful?

Based primarily on their perception of the meaning of what the Bible states in the last of The Ten Commandments, many people regard all types of coveting as sinful, but is this perception correct?

First, we will see what this Commandment specifically says.  [Note: When we quote Scripture in this article, we use the wording […]

Should the Death Penalty Be Imposed on Anyone?

In answering the basic question posed by this article, we will first attempt to determine what guidelines the Bible provides regarding the types of offenses that are to be punished by some kind of capital punishment (i.e., an execution).  Then, we consider information from secular sources that should be helpful in assessing the propriety […]