the BLOG

Explore by Topic

Explore by Format

Search Results | 1437 results found

The Bible Never Promises Immediate Physical Healing in the Atonement

Many prosperity preachers teach that physical healing—in this life—was purchased for us in the atonement, but a closer look at the passages they cite doesn’t support this.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | September 20, 2018

Was Paul a Universalist? (Video)

Could Romans 5:18–19 be used to argue for universalism?

Blog Post | Theology | Greg Koukl | September 17, 2018

Explaining God’s Love to Muslims

Muslims reject the idea that Jesus died on the cross, but the Bible says the cross reveals the essence of God’s love. Here’s why Jesus’ propitiation for our sins makes all the difference.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | September 14, 2018

God Has a Purpose in Suffering

The Bible doesn’t give us the specific reasons for the particular sufferings we go through, but here are four general reasons why God permits suffering in our lives.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | September 13, 2018

Was the Early Church Communist?

Acts 4 says the early church held all of their possessions in common. What does this mean for believers today?

Blog Post | Theology | Aaron Brake | September 6, 2018

Is It God’s Will to Always Heal?

Many believe our immediate physical healing was bought and paid for in the death of Christ and we need only receive it. But what does the Bible say?

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | September 4, 2018

Why Can’t More Christians Perform Miracles? (Video)

Tim explains what Jesus means by believers doing “greater things” in John 14:12.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | September 3, 2018

How to Guard against False Ideas about God

The only way to guard against false ideas about God is to fill our minds with true ideas about God. But thinking rightly about God doesn’t come naturally, so what should we do?

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | August 28, 2018

Is All Scripture Really God-Breathed? (Video)

Does 2 Timothy 3:16 refer to itself and the New Testament or to the Old Testament only?

Blog Post | Theology | Greg Koukl | August 27, 2018

Is the Culture Shaping Your View of God?

We need to ask ourselves an honest question: Where does my view of God look more like the world than God’s Word?

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | August 22, 2018