Theology

What Does ‘You Are Not Your Own’ Mean?

What Does ‘You Are Not Your Own’ Mean?

The apostle Paul wrote: “You are not your own.” What does that mean and why is that so? Paul’s statement refers to our body and soul. Let’s take a deeper look at the meaning behind Paul’s statements…There’s much more. Modern life sends message “you are your own” “My body, my …

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Christians Need to Read the Old Testament, Too

Christians Need to Read the Old Testament, Too

Because the New Testament was written to bring a new covenant to the Gentiles, there are some Christians who avoid reading the Old Testament altogether, but it’s vital to understanding God’s purpose through His word. The importance of the Old Testament for Christians “In the beginning God created the heaven …

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Is Purgatory in the Bible?

Is Purgatory in the Bible?

America is predominantly Protestant, which doesn’t adhere to the concept of purgatory. Catholicism, Eastern orthodoxy, and a few others do believe in purgatory, but you might be surprised to learn that it’s a concept Jews, Jesus, and the apostles believed, too. What is purgatory? The first thing to know about …

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What Is the Divine Council in the Bible?

What Is the Divine Council in the Bible?

The Divine Council is an often ignored if not largely unknown concept from Psalm 82 where it appears God has designated a heavenly host to work under his direction to assist and oversee his plans on Earth. What is the Divine Council? The simplest explanation of the Divine Council is …

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A Gamut of Wellness Advice Can Be Found in the Bible

A Gamut of Wellness Advice Can Be Found in the Bible

Whether it’s mental, physical, or spiritual well-being, you can find a gamut of wellness advice in the pages of the Bible. And who better to seek wisdom about wellness from the creator of humankind? The Bible:  Wellness advice from humanity’s creator There is no shortage of wellness books topping the …

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