I used to be of the opinion that religious people were weak and insipid. My own philosophy was to enjoy all that life had to offer without thinking too much about the consequences. In time my attitudes began to change, and I started to take an interest in the Bible and its message of salvation through Jesus Christ. I began to visit a multitude of church denominations, asking questions and seeking advice on how to live the Christian life, but realised after about a year that living a Christian life was an......
I went to Sunday school, like kids do. Learned about Bible characters – Adam & Eve, Noah, David & Goliath, Jesus. I had no idea what was going on, but they were nice, fun stories. That’s all they were though… stories. Stories that were stuck in the pages of a book that I struggled to bring to life in my imagination. As I grew older I started to pick up on people’s general cynicism towards religion. People who had had powerless encounters with an unknown and distant God – a God who......
The Bible – The Written Word of God We believe in the infallibility of the Word of God God’s written revelation of Himself to mankind is what is known as the Bible. Human beings wrote the Bible under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit: “holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit”. …surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he reveals his secret unto his servants the prophets – Amos 3:7 The Bible tells us of: God’s plans for individuals and for nations God’s people Israel......
Introduction The Bible is the basis of Christianity. In the Revival Centres we believe that it is the inspired word of God. But modernism suggests: • That it has changed over the years • The events it relates are only stories • It is vague and not scientific • You cannot personally prove it to be true. We will examine these assumptions and to see whether the Bible is just another book or a sound, historically accurate text. Has the Bible changed with the passing of time? By using a scientific approach......