Holy FAQ’s

Dec
20

Why doesn’t God respond with words when we talk to him?

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The word that comes to mind when I think about this question is "revelation."  That word literally means "drawing back the veil," and the image is that God is somehow hidden from us.  And that's true--God is hidden from us, in that we can't apprehend God with our physical senses. ... Continue

Dec
7

Why would an otherwise good person go to hell if they don’t believe in Jesus?

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This is really the second part of a longer question in our Holy FAQ's:  "If going to heaven is a gift, why do we have to do something to get to heaven, namely, believe that Jesus is our savior?  Why would an otherwise good person go to hell if they ... Continue

Nov
27

Why is it not possible that God created evolution?

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This is the second (I know, I'm moving slowly) in our series of "Questions We Have."  I'd like to start by rephrasing the question slightly:  Why is it not possible that God created by evolution?  And then I find the question easier to answer:  I believe God did create by ... Continue

Oct
31

Why Worship?

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After thinking a bit about how to tackle the 99 Questions the congregation submitted, I finally realized that its best just to start at the beginning.  If other questions on the list seem to be related to the "question of the week," we can look at those as well.  To ... Continue