Why Doesn’t God Heal Everyone?

Why doesn’t God choose to heal everyone who prays for it? Is there a reason?Sin and Suffering If you choose to sin you choose to suffer, and that’s what the world has chosen by choosing to sin. If ever there was a perfect environment it was the Garden of Eden. There was food available for the picking. There were ample supplies of everything Adam and Eve wanted. There could not have been a better environment in which to live, but Adam and Eve, even in this perfect garden, chose to disobey God … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Dreams And Visions?

Many people claim to have had a vision or dream from God, so how can we know for sure that it is from God? Interpreting Dreams There is a lot about dreams and visions in the Bible and one of the first occurrences of a dream being interpreted is from Joseph who was thrown into prison after being falsely accused, and while there, “the cupbearer and the baker of the king of Egypt, who were confined in the prison—each his own dream, and each dream with its own interpretation” (Gen 40:5). After aski … [Read more...]

Are Christians No Longer Sinners?

Some Christians actually say that they are no longer sinners, but what does the Bible say?All Have Sinned When my friend and I were witnessing to a man on the street, we asked him if he was a good person and he said, “No, I’m not a good person…I’m great” to which we pointed out the Bible verse that says “None is righteous, no, not one” (Rom 3:10), so I told him that either you are right and you are a good person or the Bible is wrong and there are good people out there. In reality, the Bible … [Read more...]

Psalm 103 Bible Study And Commentary

Psalm 103 is a special psalm about the relationship between God and His children.Psalm 103:3-4 Psalm 103 is among my favorites and it may be one of yours too but why is it? It is because it is the Lord God “who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases” (Psalm 103:3) and through Jesus Christ, He “redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy” (Psalm 103:4). The word “iniquity” is simply another word for sin and points out our inequality before a h … [Read more...]

What Does It Mean To Be Ashamed Of The Gospel?

The Apostle Paul wrote he was not ashamed of the gospel, but what did he mean?Denying Christ Jesus once said something that must have made everyone in the audience shudder. He said, “I have come to set a man against his father, and a daughter against her mother, and a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law. And a person’s enemies will be those of his own household” (Matt 10:35-36), so “Whoever loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me, and whoever loves son or daughter more … [Read more...]

Is “By His Stripes We Are Healed” A Promise To Heal Everyone?

Is Isaiah 53:5 a promise of healing for all who claim it?Paul’s Ordeal If anyone was close to God in the first century church, it was the Apostle Paul. Paul even said that the Lord Himself stood by Him (2nd Pet 4:17), but whether that was literally or in his spirit, only he knew this, but Paul trusted in God’s sovereignty and trusted it enough to know that whatever happened to Him, nothing could separate him from God (Rom 8:35), and that everything that was happening to him was going to wor … [Read more...]