Do Pastors Struggle With Sin?

Do pastors struggle with sin just like everyone else? Paul’s Struggle Roman’s chapter 7 has given a lot of believers comfort because they saw the Apostle Paul’s struggle with the flesh and it’s something that they (and I) can identify with. You are certainly not alone in your struggle to live a life that is pleasing to God because Paul wrote “I do not understand my own actions. For I do not do what I want, but I do the very thing I hate” (Rom 7:15) and I too can say with him “I do not do the go … [Read more...]

7 Bible Verses About Bad Friends Or Bad Company

Here are seven bible verses about the influence of bad friends or being in evil company.Proverbs 13:20 “Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm.” We are called out of darkness and into the light so why would we ever want to go back to walking in darkness again? That’s exactly what we do when we walk with fools who are headed to suffer harm. Sooner or later, walking in the darkness of the world with the world will cause us to stumble and fall. We … [Read more...]

Does God Answer The Prayers Of Unbelievers?

Does God answer the prayers of unbelievers or does He only listen to the prayers of believers?Sin and Separation Humanity has a problem. It is a problem with sin as Isaiah writes, “but your iniquities have made a separation between you and your God, and your sins have hidden his face from you so that he does not hear” (Isaiah 59:2). Sin has separated us from God and just like Adam and Eve disobeyed God and chose for themselves the knowledge of what is good and what is evil (Gen 3:22) so we h … [Read more...]

Does God Really Love Everyone?

Is it true that God loves everyone? Would this include murderers, rapists, and even Satan and his demons?God is Love The Bible is clear that “God is love” (1st John 4:8) but God is surely more than love. God is holy, justice, merciful, kind, patient, and all the other good attributes that we can think of. God does love but does He love everyone? Would God love Satan Whom He created after he rebelled in heaven and tried to overtake the throne of God and receive worship? For one thing, God’s l … [Read more...]

The Wonder of God’s Love

Romans 5:8 “but God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” Isn’t it amazing that the God over all creation would look down on people that disobey Him and say, “Those are my people…I am willing to send my Son to die for them.”  Yet, that is exactly what God has done for you and for me. I have known Jesus as my Lord and Savior for as long as I can remember.  My mother led me to Christ when I was 5 years old which was my earliest memory as a child.  But the … [Read more...]