I understand that the Christian is faith is built on the knowledge of Jesus Christ. But who was Jesus? Did he really live? When did it all start? What is the history of Christianity. Why is this ancient first century Jewish sect from the middle east relevant in today’s world? I don’t want to be classified by friends as religious. Does it really matter what we believe?
How did The Holy Bible come into being? Can it be trusted to be the Word of God himself? Why are there so many versions? What is scripture? Why are there two different testaments in the same book? Should we read both the Old and the New Testament or concentrate just on the “newer more up to date” version? Why are people recommended to to memorise Bible verses? We explore the subjects here in far more depth.
The Christian Church
What is meant by one church? Why are there so many different Christian churches denominations and how do they differ in beliefs. Are the Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic church Christian? What about Jehovah Witnesses and Mormon (latter day saints), and eastern religions like the Buddhist beliefs? What about Islam? Are they all Christian and just looking at it from a slightly different point of view? Surely we are all called to share the same faith in Jesus Christ for salvation? If you want to better understand the differences start here.
Prayer And Our Relationship with God
What is prayer and how can it help us? Should we be following prayers from our prayer books or speaking from the heart? Why do we need to pray regularly? What is meant by continuous prayer? We try to answer these questions and a lot more here.
How Do I Increase My Christian Faith?
What do we mean by faith? Faith in what or who?
Christian Beliefs In The World Today.
How should we react as Christians to events in this world? Should we be ignoring persecution believing that God will sort it out in His time or take action now? If we see someone doing wrong in our workplace neighbourhood do we report it? Risk-taking and whistle-blowing in practice guidelines.
What Will Becoming a Christian Mean?
What do you mean by the holy spirit living in me? What will I have to give up? Can I continue to smoke. drink alcohol, gamble etc? How do I change overnight? How do I understand the true faith?