7 Bible Verses For Judges To Study

Here are seven Bible verses for Judges to study. Deuteronomy 16:19 “You shall not pervert justice. You shall not show partiality, and you shall not accept a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and subverts the cause of the righteous.” The Book of Deuteronomy, particularly chapter 16, is the book that contains the most frequent references about judges, and all of these deal with the Lord’s command to judge the people in equity, fairness, and righteousness…. Read more

7 Bible Verses That Will Calm Your Nerves

Here are seven Bible verses that I hope will calm your nerves today. John 14:27 “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” Just before Jesus went to the cross to give His life as a ransom for many (Mark 10:45), He knew they were deeply troubled about His going away. They were probably feeling lost… Read more

Is Lifehouse A Christian Band?

Is Lifehouse really a Christian band? How can we tell if they are or aren’t? Who is Lifehouse? Lifehouse has been labeled by some as a Christian American rock band who are from Los Angeles. Members include Jason Wade, Bryce Soderberg, and Rick Woolstenhulme Jr. but they actually produce Alternative rock and Pop rock, so is that incompatible with being called a Christian band? The band members met at Vineyard, a Christian church in California, and in the beginning they… Read more

Is Murphy’s Law Biblical?

Does the Bible mentioned “Murphy’s Law” or something similar to it? Murphy’s Law Murphy’s Law is a facetious proposition that if something can go wrong, it will. Originally, it was said to be, “If there are two or more ways to do something, and one of those ways can result in a catastrophe, then someone will do it.” The source was Edward A. Murphy, Jr who was one of several engineers who designed and experimented with a rocket-sled for the… Read more

Is U2 A Christian Band?

Is U2 a Christian Band? What about the work Bono does? Is he doing the work of Christ for His sake? Who is U2? Most of us have heard of U2. This Irish rock band was formed in Dublin, Ireland in 1976 and includes Bono, Adam Clayton, the Edge, and Larry Mullen. There are some who believe that they are a Christian band or that the members (at least some) are Christian. Bono and Edge paint broad pictures of what… Read more

Can God Create A Rock So Heavy That He Could Not Lift It?

Have you heard the fallacious, hypothetical question, “Can God create a rock so heavy that He could not lift it?” How do we answer such a question? The Omnipotent God The Bible clearly teaches that God is not limited by space, time, and circumstances, and so God declares in His Word that He is the omnipotent God. Jeremiah the Prophet wrote “Behold, I am the LORD, the God of all flesh. Is anything too hard for me” (Jer 32:27), and… Read more

5 Famous Deathbed Conversions

Here are five famous deathbed conversions from history. Death Comes to All There is no escaping the fact that we’re all going to die. The only questions are when that will happen and where will we go after death. The late author Christopher Hitchens, in his book, Mortality, correctly wrote that we’re all born to die. In fact, the moment we’re born, the clock starts ticking and is ever moving toward the day of death, and none of us can… Read more

What Is A Deathbed Conversion? Do They Really Happen?

What is a deathbed conversion? Can someone actually be saved on their deathbed? An Appointment with Death Every one of us has an appointment that we will keep, and whether they want or not doesn’t matter, and it’s an appointment with death that none can avoid. The author of Hebrews wrote that “just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment” (Heb 9:27). The statistics on death are very grim; they show that 10… Read more

Why Have So Many People In History Hated The Jews?

Why are the Jews the most hated people in history and by so many people? The Origin of the Jews Before there were the Jews, there was only Israel. When Israel became a divided kingdom, it split into two different nations. Ten of the tribes resided in what was considered Samaria while the remaining tribes (Judah, Benjamin, and the Levites) remained in Jerusalem and the surrounding areas. These would become known as the Northern Kingdom and the Southern Kingdom. The… Read more

Where Is Modern Day Babylon? Is This Important To Bible Prophesy?

Where is modern day Babylon located today? Does Babylon play a role in the end time events mentioned in Bible prophecy? A Superpower Jeremiah the Prophet was a contemporary of the mighty empire of Babylon, the most dominant power the world had ever seen up to that point, and so it’s no surprise that Jeremiah wrote more about Babylon than any other author in the Bible (151 times), but he was writing specifically to warn the nation of Judah about… Read more