‘Questions Christians Ask’



Why This is a “Good Friday”

Christianity has many paradoxes. One of these is that we revere the cross and call the day of our Lord’s brutal execution “good.” Why is this the case? Why is this “Good Friday?” First, this Friday is good because it reveals the love of God for the people of the world. Words cannot possibly demonstrate […]

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Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?

We all wonder why bad things happen to good people. This is one of the biggest questions in Christian apologetics. How do you reconcile a good God and tragic events? My thoughts have turned to this question because I know of many good people who have experienced bad things in recent days. Many of my friends, neighbors, […]

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Should I Fast?

Many people are fasting in the days leading up to Easter Sunday. Should I be fasting as well? Should Christians be fasting during these days? I may give an answer no one would expect, but I believe this is what is found in holy Scripture. Fasting is good and acceptable to God only when it is […]

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Why I Believe the Message of Christmas

We live in a day in which many people question the Bible. Actually, we live in a day in which people question everything. I well remember Neil Armstrong’s famous words when he stepped foot on the moon: “one small step for man; one huge step for mankind.” Many people who saw that on television still […]

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Did the Parents of Jesus Neglect Him?

Often, when people read Luke 2:41–52 they ask me whether Mary and Joseph took good care of their child. They want to know how we should look at Jesus getting left behind in Jerusalem. The first reading of this passage of Scripture gives you the idea that they should have watched him more closely than they […]

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I am the senior pastor of First Baptist Church, Covington, Louisiana, a position that I have held since 1989.

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For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. — Philippians 1:21 (NIV)