“Words mean things” is a simple and powerful truism that certainly applies to our study of God’s word. In our mistranslation podcast series, we have endeavored to establish how much a text of Scripture can be changed by the mistranslation or misunderstanding of a single word.
You’d think that something as straight forward as the English word “love” in the Bible wouldn’t raise mistranslation alarms. Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.
To not take God’s name in vain is about a lifestyle of genuine godliness. Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.
We typically think of people using God's name in a flippant, careless or disrespectful way as taking His name in vain. True, but this is NOT the point of the 3rd Commandment. It has become painfully easy to disrespect God. What should we be looking out for?
There are several Scriptures that seem to expose contradictions about God. These involve His actions, flaws in His character and general confusion about what He wants from us.
We answer in animated form this question from one of our young listeners. To understand how God can see everything that’s happening on the earth at once, it helps to think of smaller examples that our earthly minds can imagine. Watch this short video for two great ways to imagine how this works.
“To praise” means to express warm admiration. It’s always appropriate to praise our Heavenly Father! There are many ways to show Him our appreciation for everything He does for us. Singing hymns is also a wonderful way to praise and honor God. Hymns are like prayers set to music. We can praise God by studying the Bible and learning more about Him and His son, Jesus...
What is glorifying God supposed to be? Do our praise and worship sufficiently satisfy the "glorifying God equation" in our daily lives? Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name.