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  • Can I ever fulfill what Jesus claims in the Sermon on the Mount? (2)

    Can I ever fulfill what Jesus claims in the Sermon on the Mount? Yes, if I look at Jesus with the eyes of faith.No, if I see in him only the teacher and master, the one who demands, gives orders and commands.Jesus is much more than a teacher, he is the son of God who came to save us, who loved ...

  • Do you know the story of Philemon?

    What is Paul's epistle to Philemon (the shortest book in the New Testament) about?  

  • What does the Bible say about nutrition?

     Question: "What does the Bible say about nutrition? Should Christians emphasize a healthy diet?"Answer: The subject of nutrition, as we think of it today, is not directly mentioned in the Bible—that is, the Bible doesn't talk about calories and the balance of fat, protein, and ...

  • Why are there times when God seems absent in a believer's life?

    Question: "Why are there times when God seems silent / absent in a believer's life?"Answer: In answering this question, one is reminded of Elijah and his flight from Jezebel. Elijah was a man of God whom God used to do some mighty things. However, when word reached him that Jezebel had ...

  • What is circumcision of the heart?

    Question: "What is circumcision of the heart?"Answer:The idea of "circumcision of the heart" is found in Romans 2:29. It refers to having a pure heart, separated unto God. Paul writes, "A Jew is one inwardly, and circumcision is a matter of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the letter." These words ...

  • Woe to you... !

     We find so many “Woe to you“ exclamations, spoken by Jesus, especially in Mt 23, addressed towards the Pharisees.Do you feel threatened by these “Woe to you“ words from Jesus?Indeed, I do.Easily I hear these words as condemning me, threatening me, announcing pain and ...

  • Should believers expect visions to be a part of their Christian experience?

    Question: "Does God still give visions to people today? Should believers expect visions to be a part of their Christian experience?"Answer: Can God give visions to people today? Yes! Does God give visions to people today? Possibly. Should we expect visions to be an ordinary occurrence? No. As ...

  • "What does it mean to be pure in heart?"

    Answer: "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God" (Matthew 5:8). Jesus spoke this during His famous Sermon on the Mount. So what did He mean by "pure in heart?"The Greek word for "pure" in Matthew 5:8 is katharos. It means to be "clean, blameless, unstained from guilt." ...

  • Weak, painful and insufficient? Preach the gospel!

     You feel weak, painful and insufficient? Preach the gospel!Yes, I want to share the good news of Jesus Christ to everyone, and I dream of people listening to my words, receiving the truth and love of Christ in their hearts, being renewed in the image of our Lord, and becoming joyful witnesses ...

  • The attributes of God?

    The attributes of God, what are they?The only way to truly know what God is like and to know His attributes is through His revelation of Himself in the Bible, God's Word to mankind. Without the authority of the Bible, any attempt to explain the attributes of God would be to open ourselves up to ...

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