Everyone knows that Judaism, Islam and Christianity pretty much teach the same things. How would you respond?

Actually, these three major religions of the world don’t teach the same things. This generalization is frequently trumpeted within the media, but differences between the major faith systems of the world are well documented. Judaism teaches that the Messiah, from the Jewish line of David, is yet to come; Christianity teaches He has come, in…

Why are Christians so hypocritical? They’re no better than anyone else.

It’s true that Christians are no better than non-believers in that they sometimes don’t act in accordance with what they believe and with the ways that God tells them to live (that’s the definition of hypocrisy). The difference is that Christians know this is sin, because it acting against God’s will. So why do Christians…

Religion has caused most of the wars and evil in the world. Why do you want to perpetuate this?

Religions do not cause wars. It is sin that causes wars. It is man’s self-centered, self-serving nature and his inability to sacrificially love his neighbor and live at peace that causes wars. If all mankind followed God’s will and ways there would be no war. But we know that won’t happen because of man’s sin…

Could God make a rock so heavy He couldn’t lift it? Does this put God and Christians in “intellectual checkmate?”

“Intellectual checkmate” does not exist between God and His people. There is an answer to the ages-old question about God’s ability to make a rock so heavy He can’t lift it. First understand that God is omnipotent, which means He is all powerful. There is nothing He cannot do. The earth and the planets certainly…

Is God self-centered and conceited because He created an entire universe just to worship Him?

By attributing human characteristics of self-centeredness and conceitedness to God, one is misunderstanding who God is. Three very important points bring clarity to understanding God: 1. God is not human. His ways and His thoughts are higher than man’s. (Isa 55:9) God is not capable of such human behaviors, thoughts, or emotions. Therefore, they cannot…

Why do Christians think their beliefs are correct and everyone else’s are false?

Not all religions can be true, since they make mutually exclusive claims. The question is really, which truth claims are really true? There are many reasons why Christianity can be proven to be true. Three important reasons Christians believe and trust in Jesus are: 1. What they believe comes from a reliable book. The Holy…