Category Archives: questions

the angels around God’s throne

I was really intrigued while I was reading about all the furnishings etc. that went into the ark (the Levites must have been power lifters just to carry it). The part that intrigued me the most was the mercy seat and the cherubs. What would your explanation be of it’s symbolism? 1. The ark represents […]

not the only do-gooders

What about all those people in the world that are not Jesus followers and are also committed to transforming the world for better by doing good? Individuals like Ghandi and Bangledeshi Muhammad Yunis, a Muslim, founder of the Grameen bank and winner of the 2006 Nobel Peace prize. Christians certainly don’t have a corner on […]

pearls and pigs?

What does Matthew 7:6 mean:“Don’t waste what is holy on people who are unholy. Don’t throw your pearls to pigs! They will trample the pearls, then turn and attack you”? 1. At first this seems rather harsh, kind of judgmental. But Jesus is reminding us that being non-judgmental doesn’t mean we are undiscerning, wasteful or […]

the jezebel spirit?

“Can you tell me if you’ve ever heard of the “Jezebel Spirit”, and if so, what you know of it?” 1. Jezebel was the wife of Ahab, king of Israel (1 Kings 16:31). She was a very evil woman, known for making her husband one of the most vile kings of Israel (1 Kings 21:25). […]