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Lamentations and Jesus

Lamentations and Jesus

As part of our series of looking at how each Bible book finds resolution in Jesus, we examine Lamentations and its themes of godly repentance and the hope which is tied to God’s faithfulness.

Hell: Final Judgment (John 12:44-50)

Hell: Final Judgment (John 12:44-50)

In our followup to a previous lesson on the biblical presentation of Hell, we explore some tough questions about Final Judgment, Degrees of Accountability, and the Justice of God when it comes to Hell.

The Necessity (and Limitations) of Human Judgment (Matthew 7:1-5)

The Necessity (and Limitations) of Human Judgment (Matthew 7:1-5)

"Judge not lest you be judged." It seems like even those who don't have a clue on where to find the Gospel of Matthew in a Bible know this verse. And absolutely Christians have too often ignored Jesus' teaching on the dangers of making judgments. But this is not all the Bible has to say on the topic. We examine several biblical passages and find out why judgment is necessary but also why our human capacity for it is limited.

A God of Genocide?

A God of Genocide?

As part of our Faith Challenge series, we examine the Conquest of Canaan by the Israelites to see if it constitutes genocide or ethnic cleansing, as some critics of the character of God accuse.