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VIDEO: Moments that Matter – Contradictions (Part III): Does God Contradict Himself?

In a recent podcast we examined several areas critics claim the Bible sends mixed messages about God. One is the general accusation that God is a God of confusion. God should just reveal Himself and make everyone happy! That’s a nice storybook-like approach but it has no basis in reality. God is a God of plans and purposes that are far too complex be known by everyone.  Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.

VIDEO: Moments that Matter – Am I a Jealous Christian?

Envy is the emotion that occurs when we experience an extreme desire for something someone else has. One is based on loss and the other is based on something that’s out of reach. Jealousy and envy easily take root in our hearts. They seem natural and therefore tolerable. Not good! The Bible calls them out as grievous and deeply damaging sins.  Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.

VIDEO: Moments that Matter – How Do I Live a Life of Repentance?

True repentance is one of the single most powerful decisions we can make. It’s all about reversal. It takes the pause that regret gives us and transforms it into a full fledged stop and consider moment.  This moment now becomes the catalyst for a reversal of direction which takes the well being of the wronged individual and makes it our priority.   Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.

VIDEO: Bonus – Is the Bible Full of Contradictions?

 Listen in as Christian Questions Host, Rick and CQ Contributor, Julie, discuss two questions related to our recent podcasts on Bible contradictions and demonstrate a methodology that can be used to understand how to see how the scriptures compliment instead of contradict each other. Here are some questions we answer in our conversation: 2:40 Why wouldn't a book from God be flawless and therefore totally reliable? 6:10 Here are some possible reasons for discrepancies between seemingly "contradictory" scriptures. 11:33 The Bible is full of human sacrifices and killing. How can that be acceptable?

VIDEO: Moments that Matter – Does the Bible Contradict Itself? (Part I)

We all know that David killed Goliath, right? Did you know that there is another text that says someone else killed him? Now what?   Do we just say that other scripture is wrong?  In our recent podcast we looked at how to address this issue and the many other seemingly biblical “contradictions”.  Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.

VIDEO: Bonus – What did Jesus’ Death and Resurrection Do?

Listen in as Rick and CQ Contributor, Julie, discuss three questions on the purpose and impact of Jesus' death and resurrection on all of mankind. Here are some questions we consider in this conversation: 0:01:44 Jesus died over 2,000 years ago but nothing has changed. When do we stop getting sick and dying? 0:07:27 What does it mean when we say "Jesus is the ransom"? 0:15:36 Jesus' death paid the ransom price for Adam. What did his resurrection do?