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May 22, 2019

Does Prophecy Confirm Jesus as Messiah?

“So important is prediction to the very nature of the Bible that it is estimated that it involves 27 percent of the Bible. God certainly is the Lord of the future.” Walter C. Kaiser Jr. The Old Testament contains some three hundred prophecies that Jesus fulfilled during His coming. The […]
May 15, 2019

Could Jesus Have Sinned?

“If we are asking if it was actually possible for Jesus to have sinned, it seems that we must conclude that it was not possible. The union of his human and divine natures in one person prevented it.” Wayne Grudem Do the terms peccability and impeccability mean anything to you? […]
May 2, 2019

Does John 1:1 Teach that Jesus Was God or “a God”?

“No matter how far back we may try to push our imagination, we can never reach a point at which we could say of the Divine Word, as Arius did, ‘There was once when he was not.’” F.F. Bruce One of the most theologically in-depth passages in all Scripture is […]
April 17, 2019

Is Jesus God?

“A man who was merely a man and said the sort of things Jesus said would not be a great moral teacher. He would either be a lunatic—on the level with the man who says he is a poached egg—or else he would be the Devil of Hell. You must […]
April 10, 2019

What Is Modalism?

“During the third century, a heresy arose which is called Modalism or Sabellianism or Monarchianism. According to this heresy, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit are all divine, but they are not distinct persons.” William Lane Craig Modalism is a heresy that denies the doctrine of the Trinity. […]
April 3, 2019

Who Is the Trinity?

“Some Jews and Muslims accuse Christians of being idolatrous for believing in the Trinity. My response to both groups is that they fundamentally misunderstand the Christian understanding of the Trinity.” Miroslav Volf In short, the Trinity is God. Yet, many have falsely assumed that Christians believe in three gods. Such […]
March 20, 2019

Is Cross-Dressing Permissible?

“Cross-dressing, considered by some of little consequence today, was strictly forbidden in Israel because it obliterated the lines of distinction inherit in God’s creation of man and woman.” Apologetics Study Bible The term often associated with a cross-dresser is transvestite—someone who seeks to dress according to the opposite sex of […]
March 13, 2019

What’s the Big Deal About Premarital Sex?

“I have had plenty of people say, ‘Well, what’s wrong with sex outside of marriage?’ The answer is the Bible says God invented sex as a way to say to somebody else that I belong completely and exclusively to you. So if you use sex to say something else, you […]
March 6, 2019

Can Marijuana Be Used Medicinally?

“I doubt that we should oppose a regulated medical use of marijuana, controlled by appropriate physician oversight and prescriptions. Many drugs are sold by prescription which, if they were abused, would be even more destructive than marijuana.” John Piper Most Christians agree that it is permissible to use certain narcotics […]
March 1, 2019

Is It Okay to Smoke Marijuana for Fun?

“Drugs will not make one’s problems disappear; they will only delay the onset of having to deal with problems and will often create more problems.” Sean McDowell In my past, I smoked plenty of marijuana, so I get the attraction. Being high feels good, and when life stinks, who doesn’t […]