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  • Okay, first of all, I’m going to assume the person who asked this question is primarily concerned about sin in his or her own life. Dealing with sin in someone else’s life is a whole different issue...Read More...

  • Question: Please explain what it means to have a “spirit-filled life.”  Answer: I hear so many Christians talking about “living” for God and “the Spirit leading me,” who are self-oriented in their...Read More...

  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2001 Three times in Revelation 3 we find the phrase “he who overcomes.” But how do we practically learn to overcome? Rev. Sam Harris gives some helpful suggestions. ...Read More...

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  • By: John Ankerberg Show Staff; ©2018

    Okay, first of all, I’m going to assume the person who asked this question is primarily concerned about sin in his or her own life. Dealing with sin in someone else’s life is a whole different issue, and will not be addressed here (see Matthew 7:1-5). Secondly, I think we need to expand the question, […]

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  • By: The John Ankerberg Show; ©2016

    “I am a Christian. I believe in Jesus as God’s Son and my Savior from sin. I want to live for Him, and obey His teachings. Why, then, do I keep failing?” What we are dealing with here is temptation. It is the common problem of all human beings, and will be as long as […]

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  • By: Cody Horne; ©2015

    It is quite easy for Christians to oppose something when it is illegal. In the past, marijuana usage was illegal across the nation and many Christians argued against the substance on the basis of law. Now the situation has changed. Recreational use of marijuana (as opposed to medical use) is legal in four U.S. states. This shift poses a question for Christians, should we use marijuana if it is legalized in our state?

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  • By: The John Ankerberg Show; ©2013

    By: Dr. Steven Riser; ©2003 Character is who God knows us to be. It is what we are when no one else is looking. Dr. Riser says, in fact, that character is in large measure a function of our integrity, convictions and moral fortitude. Contents 1 Practical Questions and Biblical Answers Concerning Christ-like Character Development’ […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    Question: I have enjoyed reading through the Psalms until I came across Psalm 40:1, which reads: “I waited patiently for the Lord, and He inclined to me, and heard my cry.” I am not a patient person! I have difficulty with being patient. I pray for patience and all I seem to get are additional […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2001 Three times in Revelation 3 we find the phrase “he who overcomes.” But how do we practically learn to overcome? Rev. Sam Harris gives some helpful suggestions. How To Be An Overcomer Question: I have been working my way through the Book of Revelation and am currently in Chapter 3. […]

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  • By: Dr. Steven C. Riser; ©2013

    By: Dr. Steven C. Riser; ©2008 We may have personally done well with our family but America as a nation seems headed for the abyss. Most Americans, including many professed Christians, subscribe to a morally relative value system. What should Christians do to change the direction America is heading? Contents 1 Text: Psalm 11:3 – […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    Question: Please explain what it means to have a “spirit-filled life.”  Answer: I hear so many Christians talking about “living” for God and “the Spirit leading me,” who are self-oriented in their lives. They seem to glory in their “spirit-filled lives.” The Bible warns us that Satan can imitate the Holy Spirit (2 Cor. 11:12-15). […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Rev. Harris explores what the Scripture has to say on this often controversial topic. He writes this article from a unique perspective: as the pastor of a church which has several interracial couples, and as the father of a racially mixed family. What is the Biblical View of Interracial Dating, […]

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    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Rev. Harris tackles the difficult question as to whether or not being divorced automatically disqualifies someone to serve in the leadership of the church. Are there Scriptural principles to help answer this question? Question on Being Divorced and Serving God Question: My question is simple, yet complex! According to 1 […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Is it all right for a Christian to read and follow their horoscope? Rev. Harris explains. Where can I find what the Bible says about astrology? As a young person, before I knew better, I remember reading my horoscope in the newspaper along with the funnies and sports page. I […]

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  • By: The John Ankerberg Show; ©

    By: Staff Writer; ©2004 Have you ever realized how difficult it might be for some people to accept the Gospel message? What are they risking? What can you tell them that will make it “worth the risk”? Sharing the Gospel: What If It Were You? Question: Have you ever realized how difficult it might be […]

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    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2001 Do you find it hard to trust Jesus and His Word? Rev. Harris tackles this question using the example of the nobleman in John 4:46-54. Learning to Trust in Jesus Question: As a fairly new Christian, I must admit that I struggle, at times,”always trusting Jesus and His Word. Recently, […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2001 Paul told Timothy to “be an example to those who believe.” Rev. Harris suggests some tools to help us work that out practically in our lives. Are You an Example to Those Who Believe? Question: I’m a young pastor, just out of seminary, and in my first church. Most of […]

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