Can we, as believers in Christ, control how many children we have? Is family planning or contraception a sin? What does the Bible say about this? Many Christian families struggle with this controversial subject and do not know how to proceed. On the one han…
Divorce has long been a difficult and controversial topic in the church. In our culture today, nearly everyone has been affected by it in one way or another. We all know someone, whether it be a family member or close friend, who has experienced the pain of…
Let’s first read the famous passage on the Lord’s Supper from 1 Corinthians 11:17-34:
1 Corinthians 11:17–34 (NKJV)
17 Now in giving these instructions I don’t praise you, since you come together not for the better but for the worse.
18 For first of all, w…
Explanation of 1 John 1:9
1 John 1:5–2:1 (NKJV)
5 This is the message which we have heard from Him and declare to you, that God is light and in Him is no darkness at all.
6 If we say that we have fellowship with Him, and walk in darkness, we lie and don’t practice the…
James 5:14–16 (NKJV)
14 Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord.
15 And the prayer of faith will save the sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committ…
Romans 8:1 says this:
Romans 8:1 (NKJV)
1 There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who don’t walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.
Many Christians read the above passage and again they add in their mind, without even…
1 John 3:9 (NKJV)
9 Whoever has been born of God doesn’t sin, for His seed remains in him; and he cannot sin, because he has been born of God.
Many people struggle to understand this passage because its context clearly shows that Christians still sin:
1 John 1:8 (NKJV)…
Hebrews 3:12-14 (NASB)
12 Take care, brethren, that there not be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God.
13 But encourage one another day after day, as long as it is still called “Today,” so that none of you will b…
Many Christians today believe that God disciplines His children through sicknesses or negative circumstances either because of some sinful deeds, or in order to make them humble. But this is not true at all in the New Testament. The purpose of this article…
The purpose of this essay is to prove that Paul’s thorn in 2 Corinthians 12:7 was not a physical sickness in his body. Here is the whole context of that biblical passage:
2 Corinthians 12:2-10 (NASB)
2 I know a man in Christ who fourteen years ago—whether i…