Questions & Answers

Questions 1 & 2

By tomcastor | January 30, 2017

God made all things. He tells us this in the first words of the Bible*. He made the things that we can see. He made mountains and trees. He made animals and birds. He made the clouds and the stars. And God made the things that we cannot see. He made the air that we…

Question 3

By tomcastor | February 15, 2017

The word ‘glory‘ is an important word in the Bible.* You will find the word in many places. You will also find that the Bible uses the word in more than one way.   When God led Moses* and the people out of Egypt*, they did not have enough food. God decided that he would…

Questions 4 & 5

By tomcastor | April 30, 2017

God made us. After he made us, he did not leave us alone. God still watches over us. He takes care of us. He does not forget us. He knows all of the things that we think and all of the things that we do. God is always with us. God is always working for…

Questions 6, 7 & 8

By tomcastor | May 30, 2017

Trinity*   ‘There is only one God. This God exists in three persons.   All Christians believe this. They believe it because that is what the scriptures* teach. When they want to talk about this idea, they use a special word. That word is trinity.   This word is never found in the Bible.* But…

Question 9

By tomcastor | June 29, 2017

‘God is Spirit. Those who worship* him must worship him in spirit and in truth.’[1]   God is spirit. God does not have a body like we do. A house can be made of wood or stones. We are made of skin and bones. But God is not made of skin or bones. God is…

Questions 10 & 11

By tomcastor | July 29, 2017

Everything we can see had a beginning. All people had a beginning. The heavens and the earth had a beginning. They began when God made them.[1] Even the things that we can not see had a beginning. The angels* are spirits* that serve and worship* God. We do not know when God made them, but…

Questions 12 & 13

By tomcastor | August 29, 2017

We can not see God. The scriptures* say this many times and in many places.[1] But there are places in the scriptures that say that a person or a group of people did see God.[2] How can both of these be true?   Because God is spirit*, we can not see God on our own.…

Questions 14 & 15

By tomcastor | September 29, 2017

The scriptures* tell us in many places that God is in control.[1] If God is in control of all things, two things must be true. God must know all things. And God must have power that has no limit. The scriptures tell us that he has both.     God knows all things.    …

Questions 16, 17 & 18

By tomcastor | October 29, 2017

The Bible is like other books in many ways. But there is one way that the Bible is like no other book. In fact, it is the only book of its kind. The Bible is the word of God.   What does it mean to say that the Bible is God’s word? We mean that…

Questions 19 & 20

By tomcastor | November 28, 2017

In the beginning was God.  And God created* everything. He spoke. And when he did, he made the whole world and everything in it. God said, ‘Let there be light’  And there was – light. Then God made the skies, and the land and the water. And He made all the trees and plants that…