Monthly Archives: January 2017

Does the Bible Forbid Drinking?

Drinking A reader asked:  Where in the Bible does it say not to drink alcohol?  It’s an interesting question.  I’ve addressed it in my article Is Drinking a Sin? and here are the highlights: There are three passages in the … Continue reading

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Debating Mormonism

A reader asked:  My boss, who is LDS (Mormon), and I have frequent discussions about Biblical matters.  I was saved by God’s grace out of Mormonism so we’ve had some very interesting conversations (to say the least).  Today, my boss … Continue reading

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What is God’s Purpose, and Ours?

Our Purpose A reader asked:  I researched the ‘first cause’ by Thomas Aquinas, and found it to be wanting of a very important nature, purpose.  We are all taught that God created us for only one purpose… to worship him… … Continue reading

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Killing During War

A reader asked:  My step-father is now in his early 80s. He has served in both WWII and the Korean War.  During the Korean War, he was in a rice patty where a young Korean boy suddenly popped up in … Continue reading

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What Judgment Will Christians Face?

Judgment A reader asked:  I know the Bible says we will all be judged. And I know the Bible says Jesus has wiped away all our sins. (For Christians).  My question then is if Jesus has wiped away all our … Continue reading

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Will we Know Each Other in Heaven?

A reader asked:  Will we know one another in heaven?  The Bible is not definitive about what our relationships with others will be like in heaven.  The best passage that we have on this is probably Matthew 22:23-33 where Christ … Continue reading

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Do Animals go to Heaven?

A reader asked:  Do animals go to heaven?  Thank you for your question.  No, animals do not go to heaven.  Humans are intelligent creatures with a soul and a spirit, while animals are not.

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Children in Heaven

Will there be children in heaven?  Are there any babies or old people in Heaven, and if not where are the  scriptures to back it up?  I asked this in my Church, but no scriptures were given to back up  what … Continue reading

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Marriage in Heaven

A reader asked:  In heaven will my wife and I still be married? Thank you for your question.  The Bible is not definitive about what our relationships with others will be like in heaven.  The best passage that we have … Continue reading

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Our Loved Ones in Heaven

A reader asked:  I have been asked recently and have also wondered myself if we will know our loved ones in heaven.  Also are there any scriptures to support the answer.  It is hard to imagine that the loving relationships … Continue reading

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