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The fallacies of relativism

November 21, 2021  - By Jerusha Joel

‘My life, my rules’ seems to be the mandate of the age—the rule above all rules. Here is why that approach fails on all fronts

Why did Judas betray Jesus with a kiss?

October 19, 2021  - By Thomson B Thomas

Judas used the symbol of affection and honour to betray the Son of Man in what was the vilest acts in history. Why didn’t he just point Him out instead?

Making sense of war

September 8, 2021  - By Tom Horvat

All the violence in the world makes “world peace” seem like a mere dream. But why is there so much strife in the first place?

Why does God allow evil governments into power?

February 16, 2021  - By Dr. Scott Shiffer

People in government often support things that we as Christians cannot. A reader asked why a sovereign God would even permit such authorities to reign

How can God condemn homosexuals born that way?

April 14, 2020  - By Charles Mathew

A reader asks if people can be held responsible for being born into this world with specific sinful tendencies. Can our innate desires be held against us?

Does passive Christianity equate to being unchristian?

April 7, 2020  - By Rufus Simon Varghese

Many of us grew up in Christian families and obeyed the Bible from a young age. Why should we be born 'again' then, if we've never lived rebellious lives?

Psalm 14: When the wicked oppress God’s people

April 5, 2020  - By Dr. David Brooks

It's difficult to see the end from the beginning, but we are encouraged to look ahead to what God has promised — for in the future is deliverance

7 things to know about demonic powers

March 22, 2020  - By Dr. Scott Shiffer

The Bible does not talk about demons in detail, but it does tell us they are real, and references them in several passages. Read on to learn more

Why did God create the devil?

March 10, 2020  - By Dr. Barry K. Creamer

Satan is the evil ruler of this present age, but why did God create him in the first place? Didn’t He know Satan would wreak havoc on His creation?

Guidelines for the “grey areas” of life – Part 4

February 26, 2020  - By Dr. Danny L. Akin

When it comes to wise decision-making, our actions need to be consistent with our new lives in Christ, and our God-given conscience can help save the day

Is it possible to lose your salvation?

February 11, 2020  - By Thomson B Thomas

A reader asks if sin, lack of faith, or ‘mediocre Christianity’ can make for a strong enough case to keep us out of heaven

Why does God ‘allow’ social practices that are wrong?

November 12, 2019  - By Revanth T.

A reader asks why God doesn’t condemn the institution of slavery outright, if He could be specific about other matters in the OT

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