In this article, we will focus on what the Bible says about plagues that will occur during the last days of the so-called End Times, particularly with regard to how many and what types of plagues there will be and who will suffer from these plagues. Before we attempt to address these matters, we […]
A number of people apparently believe that if they are devout in their relationship with God, He will bless them with prosperity (i.e., wealth, success, etc.). But, does the Bible support this belief?
During Old Testament times, God blessed with prosperity certain men, including Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, who were among the earliest ancestors of […]
Does the Bible support the belief that the people who hold important positions in government are chosen by God to serve in those positions? The scripture that probably is most often cited in this regard is Romans 13:1, so we will focus on this scripture.
[Note: The words that we highlight in each of the […]
Many Christians believe that Mary was a virgin only until Jesus Christ was born. However, many other Christians believe that Mary was a virgin not just until Jesus was born, but all her life. Which position does the Bible support?
We will consider several scriptures that pertain to this matter. [Note: When we quote Scripture […]
Is getting drunk a serious sin, especially for Christians, even if no one else is harmed as a result? In response to this question, we will focus on scriptures that address drunkenness.
[Note: When we quote Scripture in this article, we use the wording in the New King James Version of the Bible.]
I. 1 Corinthians […]
If God is always faithful, why do so many people, including a lot of those who are faithful to Him, suffer from all kinds of hardships and/or tragedies?
Before attempting to answer this question, we want to emphasize that God does not usually cause serious adversities to occur. One conspicuous exception was the worldwide flood […]
Many people believe that the universe, including all forms of life, was created by a Supreme Being who is generally referred to as God. However, many other people believe that the universe, including all forms of life, came into existence as a result of a completely random universal force they might refer to as […]
Scientific evidence suggests that the universe is immense beyond the comprehension of most humans. So, is there reason to believe that God is – or can be – present everywhere throughout the universe at the same time (i.e., omnipresent)? To answer this question, we will focus on what the Bible says about where God […]
Some people believe that every person is a child of God, whereas other people believe that God’s only children are the Israelites (or Jews) and/or those who have genuinely trusted in Jesus Christ as their Savior. Which point of view does the Bible support?
We believe the scriptures that follow are the most relevant to […]
Some people believe the Bible indicates that God is impatient, whereas the Bible contains scriptures that instruct us to be patient. Does this infer there is a double standard – one for God and another for us – with regard to the matter of patience? To answer this question, we will consider what the […]