Why do we Christians talk about “the house of the Lord” and even have a song about it? How far off base were some apostles (versus the Judaizers) as described in the book of Galatians? What will happen at the return of Christ? Do we want to be left behind or not? Is 1 John […]
My nieces are being taught legalism. What should I do in a situation like this? Why are the next two days so important for The Grace Message? Is it possible to surrender or renounce your faith once you’re saved?
I have been a believer for about 50 years, and the grace message has transformed my experience! Why is there such a sin consciousness in so many religious circles today? What is the true meaning of 1 John 1:9? Is it really a “bar of soap” for daily cleansing in the believer’s life?
Where is the Ark of the Covenant today? Could you explain more about the total, once-for-all forgiveness that we have in Christ? It’s difficult to find a church that teaches the love and grace and forgiveness of God. Could you touch on 1 John 1:9 and why it’s not a “bar of soap” for daily […]
Should we just keep on sinning since God’s grace will increase? If you harbor certain sins, will God not forgive you? Is Melchizedek an early appearance of Jesus in the Old Testament? Why does 1 John 3 talk about our heart condemning us? What about the prayers of David which include asking for a new […]
Does 1 John 1:9 mean we’re forgiven progressively as we confess each sin? My girlfriend and I have been living together for two years. Is that a sin? Is it wrong to remarry after being divorced? Will God honor my new marriage?
Is there really a place of separation from God like Hell? Why did Jesus say, “Weep for yourselves”? Is misusing 1 John 1:9 the same as sacrificing Jesus all over again? Can you drift away and lose your salvation? Do we have to maintain a surrendered will to remain saved? Does God care about denominations? […]
Did King Nebuchadnezzar ever repent and believe in God? Why was he so fascinated with Daniel? Why do so many learned people fail to see the context of 1 John 1:9, insisting that we have to confess every sin to be forgiven by God? Why does Romans 2 say that the doers of the Law […]
Would God withhold a spiritual gift until we repent of something from long ago? Why does 1 John 1:9 seem to say that daily confession is needed in order to be forgiven and cleansed by God? What’s really going on in that passage? Why does 1 John 3:9 say that no one who is born […]
What’s a good definition of grace? Does Psalm 139 mean nobody dies before their time? I don’t really understand why 1 John 1:9 doesn’t apply to Christians. Can you help? What does “faith without works is dead” really mean?
Teaching Edition: Is 1 John 1:9 a “bar of soap” for daily cleansing? What is the true meaning of this important passage? How can we more fully celebrate the finished work of Christ?
If believers choose to sin, will they be judged? Why does the author of Hebrews talk about Esau selling his birthright? Can we give up our salvation in the same way? If we are totally forgiven forever, then what is the meaning of 1 John 1:9?
Can you still tithe from the heart? Are there two types of forgiveness from God – positional and relational?
How involved should we be in politics? Is God more likely to answer a prayer with “yes” if more people pray? Why are we taught to ask for forgiveness if “it is finished”? How do I get rid of bad thoughts? Can you talk about guilt, shame, and anxiety? What about the Lord’s Prayer- shouldn’t […]
What is Paul really trying to say in Romans 9? Whom does the Holy Spirit convict? Is 1 John 1:9 written to the believer? Who is being warned in Hebrews 10:26? Are we both sinner and saint at the same time? Are we each getting a mansion in heaven?
What is the true meaning of 1 John 1:9? Why does Hebrews 10:28 cite those who rejected the Law? Why does God express sorrow, remorse, or change of mind sometimes in the Bible? I have friends who say they’re believers but they are choosing a sinful lifestyle and hope God will “make an exception.” What […]
Is Hell full of forgiven sinners? How do we understand the Lord’s Prayer in light of the New Covenant?
What does “God gives grace to the humble” mean in context? Is the sermon on the mount a set of commands for Christians today? Who is the “we” in 1 John 1 and how does it help us interpret 1 John 1:9? How does new birth affect our view of the believer’s righteousness? Does God […]
What about grace parenting, and how does grace fit in with parenting? How does the 1 John 1:9 condition work with once for all forgiveness? I’m struggling with not being affirmed when I encourage someone, can you help?
How does 1 John 1:9 fit into a theology of forgiveness? What is your interpretation of Hebrews 10:26? What is the flesh? Should we tithe?