If I become a Christian, will I have to give up things that I enjoy and spend all my time bugging people about what they believe?

This question is often asked because one wonders if, as a Christian, they will have to give up a sin that they enjoy or take on a task they don’t want to do. God has given you a free will, so He will not make you give up anything. However, His Holy Spirit will convict…

A professor I had said that for centuries Christians have substituted the ideas of Paul for the true teachings of Jesus. What do you say about this?

Paul said that he was commissioned by Jesus to preach the gospel (see 1 Cor. 1:17) and the gospel message predates Paul, so it could not have originated with him. The gospel message is presented throughout the Bible, from the prophecies of the One to come, to Paul’s writings about the life, death, burial, and…