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...]

Can Faith Alone Save You?

Can faith alone save a person? Is that all there is to being saved?Public Profession Whoever has been saved won’t be able to keep it a secret, and in fact, a silent, underground Christian is an irreconcilable thing as far as the Bible is concerned. The words of Jesus plainly show that no one can be saved and keep silent about their profession before others as He said, “everyone who acknowledges me before men, I also will acknowledge before my Father who is in heaven” (Matt 10:32), however “w … [Read more...]

7 Bible Verses About Losing Faith

What are seven Bible verses for those who fear they are losing their faith or can lose their faith?Hebrews 10:22-23 “Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water. Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful.” The author of Hebrews (Paul?) was apparently writing to a Jewish audience because of all of the references to the Old Tes … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Tomorrow

Here are seven Bible verses in reference to tomorrow. Proverb 27:1 “Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.” It’s natural to talk about tomorrow and things you’ve planned to do but no one knows if tomorrow will even come for us. We do know that everyone has a day appointed unto death and that judgment will follows (Heb 9:27), so this side of the grave we must be sure we’re in a right relationship with God. We can boast about our eternity because of the Savior’s wo … [Read more...]

How Does A Christian Know They Are Saved?

Is there a way that a Christian can know for sure that they are saved? Who Does the Saving? We begin by first looking at who does the saving. The idea that we can save ourselves or that we ensure our own salvation is contrary to biblical doctrine (Eph 2:8-9) because as the Apostle John wrote, “to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God” (John 1:1 … [Read more...]

What Is The Oldest Religion?

What is the oldest religion in the world? After the Fall In the Garden of Eden, Adam and Eve decided for themselves what the knowledge of good and of evil was, thereby rejecting God as their Lord. Instead of listening to the voice of God, they listened to their own evil desires to satisfy the flesh “So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate, and she also gave s … [Read more...]