What Type Of Music Should Be Sung In Church?

What type of music does your church play? What type do you think is best?Worship Music in the Bible You might not think that there is worship music in the Bible but there most certainly is. In fact, when we read the Apostle John’s writings in the Book of Revelation, he reveals that he “heard a voice from heaven like the roar of many waters and like the sound of loud thunder. The voice I heard was like the sound of harpists playing on their harps, and they were singing a new song before the t … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Domestic Violence Or Abuse?

Does the Bible say anything about domestic violence? If so, what does it say?The Laws of the Land There is no room for doubt in Pauls’ assessment about the place of local, state, and government authorities in society, including those in law enforcement. He writes to the church at Rome, “Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God. Therefore whoever resists the authorities resists what Go … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Lost Souls?

Does the Bible mention “lost souls?” If so, what does it say about them?Seeking God? The old hymn, “Amazing Grace” mentions that we were all once lost but now we’re found. Sometimes we get this reversed by saying, “I found God,” but my question is, “Was God missing?” No, none of us really seek after God. The Apostle Paul reminds us, by quoting Old Testament verses (Psalm 41:1, 53:1, 143:2), that “None is righteous, no, not one; no one understands; no one seeks for God” (Rom3:10-11). Are ther … [Read more...]

Is Marriage Eternal?

Is marriage eternal and will it exist in heaven? The First Marriage When God created the heavens and the earth and declared “it was very good” (Gen 1:31), everything was in a state of perfection. Death had not yet entered into human history and perhaps even the creatures He created may have then had eternal life, but only one thing was not good was that man was alone. God had “God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them” (Gen 1:27) but A … [Read more...]

Did Snakes Used To Have Legs?

What happened in the garden where God said the nature of the snake changed?The Fall When God created the heavens and the universe, including of course the earth, He took it all in and declared it as very good. Genesis 1:31 says, “And God saw everything that he had made, and behold, it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.” In the Garden of Eden, it was God Himself who planted a garden (Gen 2:8), and since it was God Who did it, it also must have been ver … [Read more...]

Is It Wrong To Want To Be Rich?

Does the Bible condemn those who want to be rich? Is it sin to be rich?The Riches in Christ The truest riches in all the universe are not found in material things, which are temporary, but in those things found in Jesus Christ. The Apostle Paul was called “to preach to the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ, and to bring to light for everyone what is the plan of the mystery hidden for ages in God, who created all things” (Eph 3:8-9), and it is “according to the riches of his glory he … [Read more...]