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Category Theology

What’s the Difference Between Grace and Mercy?

Are grace and mercy the same thing or are they different? This post explains what the Bible teaches about grace and mercy and how they flow from the gospel.

Three Things Every Christian Should Know

Here are three truths every Christian should know and be able to clearly explain to others.

Why Can’t God Overlook Sin?

Sin is rejection and rebellion against the Holy God. It wouldn’t be right for him to simply overlook it. But he did pay for it through Jesus Christ.

Is Repentance Necessary to be a Christian?

Is repentance necessary to become a Christian? And what’s the difference between confession and repentance anyway?! Jesus and the apostles preached repentance. We should too.

Are These the End Times?

When will Jesus return? It seems like today’s news and events must mean we’re living in the end times now. Is this true… what does does that mean?

Faith is Not a Good Idea

Faith is more than a good idea. Our lives always reflect what we believe, so when you look at yours – do you have Christian ideas or saving faith?

What’s Wrong With the World?

What is wrong with the world? This isn’t the way things are supposed to be. How do Christians explain what’s wrong and why there’s a reason for hope?

Does God Have Feelings?

Does God have emotions or feelings? Does the Christian doctrine of impassibility claim God doesn’t have emotions, and why does divine impassibility matter?

Four Reasons to be Confident in the Resurrection 

There are good reasons to believe in a literal bodily resurrection of Jesus. Here are four such reasons.

What does Palm Sunday have to do with Good Friday?

The Triumphal Entry may have begun on Palm Sunday while Jesus rode a donkey into Jerusalem, but it was fulfilled on Good Friday when he carried his cross.

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