Can We Change God’s Mind with Prayer? A Bible Study

by Robert Driskell
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The Bible instructs us to pray. In fact, in the New Testament we are told to “pray without ceasing” (1 Thessalonians 5:17). The Christian life is a life that is to be lived in constant communication with God. We read that the prayer of a righteous person is powerful (James 5:16). Nevertheless, the question is […]

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What Do Agnostics Believe? What Do They Say About Jesus?

by Robert Driskell
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The word ‘agnosticism’ comes from the Greek language. It is a combination of the Greek word for knowledge (gnosis) with the prefix ‘a’ which stands for ‘without’ or ‘no’. Thus, the Greek word ‘agnosis’ means either ‘without’, or ‘no’, knowledge. Webster’s online dictionary defines an agnostic as, “a person who holds the view that any […]

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What Is The Difference Between Faith and Belief? A Bible Study

by Robert Driskell
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Many people say with confidence, that they ‘believe’ in God. Many of these same people think that this is enough to guarantee that their sins are forgiven and gain them admission to Heaven. However, is this simple ‘belief’ in God enough? Is this ‘belief’ the same as the ‘faith’ spoken of in the Bible? Let […]

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Casting The First Stone: Bible Study And Lesson

by Robert Driskell
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The Gospel records tell us that Jesus was constantly being challenged by the religious elite of His day. During His earthly ministry, Jesus upset the religious leaders on a regular basis. Often, these leaders would purposefully pose a question to Jesus to try to trap Him into saying or doing something that would allow them […]

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How to Be Worry Free: A Bible Study from Matthew 6

by Robert Driskell
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One of the easiest and simplest phrases to say, yet so difficult to live by is:  “Don’t worry”. With the stresses of living in this world today comes what seems like endless things to worry about. Keeping, or finding, a job; buying groceries; making the payment on your house or paying the rent; all these […]

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What Is Really Important: The Message of Ecclesiastes

by Robert Driskell
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There is a book of the Bible that is often overlooked. The name of the book is Ecclesiastes and it is found in the Old Testament after the book of Proverbs and before Song of Solomon. Ecclesiastes’ authorship is usually attributed to Solomon based on the first verse of the book which reads, “The words […]

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How to Face Trials: A Bible Study From James 1

by Robert Driskell
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The New Testament is clear about the fact that Christians will endure persecution and suffering (i.e. Romans 5:3, 8:17, 35; 2 Corinthians 1:5-7; Philippians 1:29; 2 Timothy 1:8, 2:3), tribulation (i.e. Matthew 24:9; John 16:33; Acts 14:22; Romans 12:12). Some of the believer’s hardships will result from living in a fallen world, some will come […]

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Why Would God Forgive Me? Answers for Those That Feel Unforgivable

by Robert Driskell
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There are many people, both Christian and non-Christian who think that they are unforgivable. They think that they have done something, or some things, so bad that God cannot, or will not, forgive them. This belief leaves many in a state of despair; they feel guilty and desperately seek forgiveness, but they just do not […]

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Origin of the Bible: What is its History?

by Robert Driskell
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For the Christian, the Bible is the most important book in existence. We believe it contains the truth of God in written form. It guides the way we live our lives. It presents the history of mankind from the beginning of the universe to end of our time here on earth…and beyond. Most importantly, it […]

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What Is Christian Medi-Share? Is it Biblical?

by Robert Driskell
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Medi-Share is a Christian alternative to insurance.  It has existed since 1993.  Medi-Share is based on the church model found in the book of Acts and the admonition to bear one another’s burdens found in Galatians 6:2.  This program seeks to take these principles and implement them in a systematic and organized way in order […]

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