Did Jesus Speak In Tongues When He Was Here?


Did Jesus ever speak in tongues during His earthly ministry? If so, where is in in Scriptures?Tongues as a Language The Greek word used for “tongues” is “glōssa” and means “the language or dialect used by a particular people distinct from that of other nations” so it is a distinct and established language. Some people still use the vernacular of “Do you speak the native tongue” and everyone knows they mean "Do you speak the native or local language." This is the context of the word tongue wh … [Read more...]

Did Jesus Go To School? What Did His Education Likely Include?


Did Jesus ever go to school? What was His education like? What courses were included?Required Education Children in Jesus’ day were not much different than they are today. They were required to get an education and of course that included the Scriptures (the Old Testament). It was written of Jesus that “the child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom. And the favor of God was upon him” (Luke 2:40). Once, when Jesus’ parents attended the Feast of Passover, they left to return to Nazaret … [Read more...]

Does God Get Tired And Need Rest?


Does God ever need to rest? Does God ever tire out? What does the Bible say?The Sabbath Rest There was a Sabbath rest for the people of Israel as it says in Exodus 31:17: “It is a sign forever between me and the people of Israel that in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, and on the seventh day he rested and was refreshed.” Why was God refreshed? Was it because after God’s creation was complete He said “that it was good” (Gen 1:25) because in the beginning it was good. The Garden of Ede … [Read more...]

Does God Want Us To Have Fun And Enjoy Life?


Do you believe that God wants us to live a rich, fun, full, and abundant life? Does He want us to really enjoy life?The Abundant Life Jesus once said “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly” (John 10:10) but was does He mean to have life and have it more abundantly? Well this at least means He wants us to enjoy a more abundant life. God is not against anyone having fun or enjoying activities but when these start having us, it … [Read more...]

Does God Understand and Allow Mental Illness?


Does God understand those who have a mental disability? Can they too be saved?The Omniscient God God must understand and allow for mental illness for He is the Creator and knew full well what would happen to His creatures after the fall in the Garden of Eden. The curse brought about by sin is widely implicated in the many illnesses, sicknesses, death and disease in the world. We are fallen creatures and we got hurt in the fall. Our mind was corrupted by the sinfulness of sin. Our bodies are … [Read more...]

Does God Think About Me?


Does God really think about us? If so, what are His thoughts about us like?What God Thinks What God thinks of us depends on our relationship with Him. In the first place, all of us were at one time or still are separated from God by our sins (Isaiah 59:2). Want to know what God thinks? Psalm 7:11 says “God is a righteous judge, and a God who feels indignation every day. If a man does not repent, God will whet his sword; he has bent and readied his bow” (Psalm 7:11-12) and “when I sharpen my … [Read more...]