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Topic: Gospel (The Gospel)

Episode Topic Audio

2021-06-16
Lordship Salvation: Would you define "Lordship Salvation"? [Romans 10:9, Matthew 28:18, Matthew 16:24-26, Luke 9:23].



2021-06-07
Salvation & One's World View: How does one sort out the problem of those who say they believe in Christ and yet follow value systems that seem to embrace ideas that are contrary to Christ's teachings? [Matthew 7:2, Galatians 1:8-9, Romans 12:2, John 15:7, John 8:36, Matthew 7:21-23, I Corinthians 6:20].
Finding Sin Acceptable in Others: If someone dismisses behaviors in another's sinful lifestyle and indicates them as acceptable (as in living as a gay), it is synonymous with preaching a different gospel?


2021-05-18
Hyper-Dispensationalism (Mid-Acts): Could you talk about "Hyper-Dispensationalism" (also called "Mid-Acts")? Is anything at the website on this? [Acts 14:22, Acts 20:24-25, Acts 28:30-31, Colossians 1:13, Galatians 1:8-9, Mark 10:45, Matthew 20:28, Luke 18:13].



2021-04-16
Struggling with Not liking Christians: Can you help me with my struggle between wanting to stay true to my self and my interests, and wanting to be a real Christian. I have a negative perception of many so-called Christians and their behavior, which is often off-putting.
Jesus Upset with the Preaching of the Gospel: Do you think that Jesus would be upset with the way the gospel is being presented and preached?


2021-04-13
Misunderstanding of the Gospel Truth: Is it not an unfortunate misunderstanding of the gospel to think it is anything but a universal message and there are not other ways to salvation and truth than through Jesus?



2021-04-07
Properly Preaching the Gospel: As scripture warns we are to be careful not "to preach another gospel", How does one properly preach the gospel? [Galatians 1:7-9, John 6].



2021-04-05
Crucifixion and the Resurrection Necessary: Does scripture teach that both the crucifixion and the resurrection necessary for our salvation? [Romans 10:9, Titus 2:14].



2021-04-01
What if Someone Never Hears of Jesus: What happens to those that never hear the gospel, or have only heard of Jesus in a scholarly or historical way? [Genesis 22:18, Galatians 3:8, Hebrews 11:3, I Timothy 2:4-6, 2 Peter 3:5-7, Psalm 19:1, Romans 1:18]. Recommended book by Steve Gregg; Hell, Three Christian Views.



2021-03-30
Defining the Gospel: Does Paul ever really specifically define what the gospel is? [Romans 1:16, Mark 1:1, I Corinthians 15:3, Psalm 110:1, Matthew 28:20].



2021-01-26
Water Baptism Required: Is water baptism required for entering the "Kingdom of God", and if it is, then why do so many evangelists not require it? [John 3:5, Acts 2:38, Acts 9:10-21, I Peter 3:20-21 ].
Born of Water & Spirit: What does it mean to be, "born of water and of the spirit"? [John 3:5-6].


2021-01-06
Zionism's Control & Power: Caller comments on the Zionist movement and its influence and power.
The Identity Gospel: What is your view on Dan Mohler, and others, like Dallas Willard, that teach on "the identity gospel"? [I John 1].


2021-01-05
The Gospel Preached: Could you clarify if someone who is presenting the gospel with a good heart, even if they are mistaken about some of their doctrine and their understanding of the gospel, still produce good fruit?



2020-12-22
The Virgin Birth's Relevance to the Gospel: If the virgin birth was not part of the text, what harm would be done to the gospel?



2020-12-18
The Good News from Jesus: What did Jesus tell people about His sacrifice, and what the good news was?



2020-12-03
The Gospel: What is the gospel? [Luke 17:20, Colossians 1:14, Matthew 28:18-20].



2020-11-23
God's Salvation Reaching Further Than Expected: Is God's salvation going to be extended far beyond what we may have been thinking because of genuine ignorance? Do we need to be evangelizing if everyone is made in the image of God? [John 1:9, John 3:20-21].



2020-11-10
Supersessionism, the Kingdom of God & Spiritual Family in Christ: Could you give me feedback on a brief statement regarding the spiritual family we have in Christ as the church, the Israel of God, the Kingdom of God, and Supersessionism?



2020-10-13
The Gospel, The Good News, & The Kingdom of God: What is "the good news" and "the kingdom of God" that must be preached? [Mark 1:14-15, Matthew 24:14, Acts 20:25, Matthew 28:18].



2020-09-04
Getting on the Narrow Path: Contemplating on the verse about "the narrow path", I am concerned that myself and some of my friends are not really on it. Can you help direct me? [Matthew 7:13-14, Matthew 26:41, James 3:2, Matthew 16:24, I John, Revelation 7:9, John 13:35].



2020-07-06
Not to Baptize, but to Preach: Could you comment on I Corinthians when Paul says he was not sent to baptize, but to preach the gospel? [I Corinthians 1:17, Acts 19, John 4].



2020-06-16
Kingdom of Grace vs God: What is the difference between the "Kingdom of Grace" and the "Kingdom of God", and where do some get The Kingdom of Grace? [Acts 20:24-25, Acts 28:31, Revelation 14, Revelation 1].
Steve Gregg/ The Narrow Path Material in Spanish: Is anything available from your website in Spanish?


2020-06-01
Another Gospel & Accursed Gospel: What is an example of "another gospel" and a gospel that would be accursed? [Galatians 1:8].
Baptism for Salvation: Is requiring baptism for salvation considered "another gospel"? [Galatians 1:8, Matthew 28:20, I Corinthians 1, I Corinthians 10].
Baptism Required for Salvation: Is requiring baptism for salvation suggesting that Jesus' death is insufficient?

2020-05-27
Jesus-The Propitiation: Is Jesus the propitiation for the sins of the whole world, for all time? [I John 2:2].
Gospel in a Nutshell for Evangelism: What would be the best way to put the gospel in a nutshell for evangelism?


2020-05-13
Hyper-Dispensationalist Bullingerite Calls Steve a Heretic: Caller (Hyper-Dispensationalist Bullingerite), insists that Steve is a heretic and not following Jesus. [I Corinthians 11, Acts 9, Acts 28:30-31, 2 Timothy 2:7-8, I Timothy 1:16, I Timothy 6:3-4, Mark 16, Galatians 2, Matthew 10, Matthew 15, Romans 2:16, Matthew 24].



2020-05-04
Cherubim in Ezekiel Compared to Revelation: The Cherubim in Ezekiel that have four faces seems to reflect Jesus as Messiah and the four gospels - is that intentional? [Ezekiel 10, Revelation 4].



2020-05-01
Elementary Principles of the Faith & Going On to Perfection : What is meant by the word "perfection" in the discussion in Hebrews 6 (about the priesthood, maturity, and the elementary principles of the faith)? [Hebrews 6:1, Hebrews 5:12-6, Colossians 3:14, 1 Corinthians 3:1-10].



2020-04-30
Wood, Hay, Stubble, Gold, Silver, Precious Stones: Is the wood, hay, and stubble, the wicked, and the gold, silver, and precious stones the faithful, in the letter to the Corinthians? [I Corinthians 1-3:6-14, I Peter 2:5, Malachi 3, Isaiah 1:22].
Apollos' Eloquent Speaking: Is there scripture that indicates that Apollos was an enticing or eloquent speaker? [Acts 18:24].


2020-04-03
Kingdom of God: What would be the impact within the church of recognizing that the "Kingdom of God" has come and is present now on earth? [2 Corinthians 11, Galatians 1:8, Matthew 16:24-26].



2020-03-20
The Gospel in Mark: What does Mark mean when he refers to the gospel in his writings? [Mark 1:15, Isaiah 52:7].



2020-02-28
Defining "The Gospel" & "The Kingdom of God": What is the gospel, and why is it "the power of God unto salvation"? [Romans 1:16, Mark 1:14-15, Exodus 19:5-6, Acts 1:6, 17:7, Colossians 1:13, Matthew 28:18, 13:31-33, John 8:31, Hebrews 4:12].



2020-02-18
Social Gospel: What do you know about the "Social Gospel" or the "Social Gospel Church"?



2020-01-14
Synoptic Gospels: What are the "synoptic gospels" and why are they grouped that way?



2019-09-16
Bible Teacher's & Preacher's Fees: What do you think about these Bible teacher's and preachers who charge enormous fees? [Matthew 10:8, 21:12-13].



2019-06-04
The Gospel (Kingdom of God): What is the gospel or the Kingdom of God? [Colossians 1:13, Acts 17:7, Acts 2:36, I Thessalonians 2:12, Romans 14:17, Romans 14:17, Matthew 3:2, 4:17, 12:28, Luke 11:20, Mark 1:15].



2019-05-16
Gospel during the Millennium: Will the gospel be preached in the millennium (the 1000 year reign)? [I Cor 15:51-55, 38].
Who Comes Back with Jesus: Who is being resurrected when He comes back with the saints and the angels?
Will We Have Bodies in Heaven: Will we have glorified bodies in heaven? [I Corinthians 15:20, I Thessalonians 4:16-17, Matthew 27:52-53].

2019-05-03
The Apostles: What is the difference when scripture talks about "The Twelve" and "all the apostles" Was Mathias chosen before the ascension? [I Corinthians 15].
Condolences to Non-believers: If a house of worship is of another faith, should we reach out with condolences? [Galatians 6:10].


2019-04-12
The Gospel in the Stars: Is there astrology in the Bible? What do the constellations mean in the Bible? Does the Bible attribute some special powers relative to the stars or constellations?



2019-04-10
Gospel in the Stars: Is there anything related to the subjects of the constellations and Zodiac at the website [topical lectures; Psalm 19]?
Jesus' Arrest: John MacArthur said that 600 people came to arrest Jesus, is there anything to substantiate that?


2019-04-10
The Gospel: Did Jesus & His apostles actually preach "the gospel"? Since Jesus had not yet died, nor resurrected, did the disciples even know what the gospel was? [Mark 16:20, I Cor 15:1-4] The Kingdom of God=the gospel [Mark 1:4 & 15] Is Paul reducing the gospel to only the death & resurrection of Christ?



2019-03-21
Dispensationalism: What do dispensationalists believe about the seven dispensations, and how does that affect their other beliefs? And the gospel of grace? [Acts 20:24].



2019-03-18
Jesus' Coming: When Jesus says that "the gospel will be preached unto all the world" before the end will come, does He mean that it still needs to happen before He comes? Or has that already happened? [Matthew 24:14, Colossians 1:6, 23}.



2019-02-28
Never Hearing the Gospel: What about native americans who were never exposed to the gospel?



2019-02-18
Salvation through the Gospel of John: Can an unbeliever become a believer by just reading the book of John?



2019-02-13
Paul & His Gospel: Why does Paul say, "my gospel"? [Galatians 1:8-9]
"Set apart for the Gospel of God": What does it mean to be "set apart for gospel of God....or Christ"? Does this in anyway help defend the Trinity? [Romans 1:1]


2019-02-13
Never Hearing Gospel: What about people who have never heard about Jesus?



2019-02-04
Must Hear the Gospel: In a book by John Piper called,"Jesus: The Only Way to God", he says that people must hear the Gospel in order to be saved or they can not be saved. Is this true?



2019-01-16
Where the Eagles are Gathered: Why are the parallels in Matthew 24, Luke 17 & 21. about "where the eagles gather" so different? [Matthew 24:28, Luke 17:37, Job 39:30].



2019-01-04
Jesus' Departure & Return: Why did Jesus have to leave if He is going to come back again anyway?
Old Testament & the Holy Spirit: Didn't the people of the Old Testament have the Holy Spirit too?
Those That Never Hear the Gospel: How will God deal with people in remote places where they may never contacted to hear the gospel?

2019-01-03
Jan Markell & Jack Hibbs: Should we go listen to Jan Markell and Jack Hibbs when they are going to be in his area?
Date of Writing of the Gospels: Do you know when the four gospels were actually written?


2019-01-02
Essentials of the Gospel: What are the absolute "essentials" of the gospel? What must we understand and what should we be laboring to tell others?



2018-12-06
Sugar-Coating the Gospel: (Caller tries to be funny) Are you diabetic? You don't sugar-coat the gospel.
Secret Rapture: Do you believe in the (Secret) Rapture?


2018-12-06
Best pattern for Evangelism: Is there a "formula" for evangelizing?



2018-11-01
Never heard the Gospel: What about people who have never heard the gospel? [Romans 2:14]



2018-10-23
Gospel over Testimony: The gospel in & of itself seems to be more powerful than personal testimony.



2018-10-16
Laborers for the Harvest: Paying for more laborers for the harvest, is it still applicable for today? [Matthew 9:37-38]



2018-10-16
2 Gospels: Gospel of the Kingdom vs the Gospel of Grace, is it supposed to be 2 different gospels? What is YOUR view w/ amillennialism?



2018-10-15
Receiving 100 Times: Receiving 100 times for following Christ, leaving your family, what did Jesus mean by that? [Mark 10:28-31]



2018-09-27
Getting Germans to understand the Gospel: How do we get Germans to get going on the right path?



2018-09-24
Noah's Ark a parallel to Jesus Christ & the Gospel: Jesus and the cross reflected in the Noah's ark & the Pitch, is that a good parallel legit? [Genesis 6:14, I Peter 3:20-21]



2018-09-20
God of OT & NT: How does the angry, wrathful God of the Old Testament transition into a merciful, loving Christ?



2018-09-19
Salvation: Can someone who has never heard of Christ be saved? Can satan be saved?



2018-08-08
Sharing the Gospel: What is the most effective way to share the Gospel to lost loved ones?



2018-07-23
Pastors receiving a Salary: Should pastors receive a salary? [Matthew 10]



2018-07-02
The Gospel: The gospel IS about us, is it not?



2018-06-08
The Book of Acts: Is the book of Acts a good book to learn about doctrine & how the gospel was preached?



2018-05-08
The Gospel: In these 2 Scriptures of the Bible, is that what the gospel is in it's entirety? [1 Corinthians 15:1-4, John 3:16]



2018-04-05
Which book was it?: (followup) You were recently asked if you could only have ONE book of the Bible, what would it be? What was the answer? (Matthew)



2018-02-27
Everlasting Gospel: Is the angel in Revelation proclaiming the Everlasting Gospel when he says, "Fear God and give glory to Him"? [Revelation 14:6-7]



2018-02-26
Biblical Gospel vs Americanized Gospel: Can you elaborate on your thoughts regarding the gospel of the bible vs an Americanized gospel.



2018-02-01
Salvation: How much does one need to know about Jesus in order to be saved?



2018-01-12
Paul & Jesus' Gospel Different: I've been told that Paul differed in his faith from Christ, that he really attempted to sabotage the movement. Is that true?



2017-10-27
Islam/Muslims: Islam is a religion of Satan, what happens to a suicide bomber after he dies?



2017-10-26
Predestination Exists: Caller thinks predestination exists because God knows everything.
Doctrine of Hell: Where does the doctrine of hell come from?


2017-09-26
Peter's Name Peter's name Cephas, stone, rock. [John 1:42]
Mormons/LDS, council of gods: What is the most effective way to witness to a Mormon?


2017-08-25
Never Hearing the Gospel: What about people who have never heard the gospel?
Satan Being Cast out of Heaven: When did the casting Satan of Heaven occur? [Revelation 12]


2017-08-17
JW & the Correct Jesus: Are the Jehovah's Witnesses worshipping the correct Jesus?



2017-08-10
Preaching Gospel Never Ending Process: Every generation that is born & Jesus doesn't come back we have to preach the gospel all over again so what's taking Him so long?



2017-08-07
Paul not Holding Anything Back: What did it mean when Paul said he didn't hold back anything, shared everything from the Council? [Acts 20, 1 Crinthians 9:16]
Not Preaching the Gospel: What did he mean, woe is me if I don't preach the gospel? [1 Corinthians 9:16]
Paul Running the Race: What did Paul mean by "run the race"? [Acts 20:4]

2017-08-03
Catholicism a Different Gospel: Shouldn't the Roman Catholic church be considered teaching another gospel? I was watching the movie called, "Silence", which came out in 2016, with my son & it brought a lot of discussion between us. [Galatians 1:8-9]



2017-07-18
People who have never heard of Gospel Burning Forever: I can't reconcile that people who have NEVER heard the gospel are going to burn for eternity in hell (ministry of the month).



2017-07-17
The Way International: We met some people who belong to The Way international, & they started saying we shouldn't study the Gospels because they've already been fulfilled, & we should only study books written by Paul. What do you think about that?



2017-07-14
None of Them are Lost: I'm teaching on once saved always saved, so what do you say about this verse? [John 17:12]



2017-07-13
God's Anger: When God is upset with us, can we actually feel His anger?
Never having heard the Gospel: What about those that have never heard the gospel? [Romans 2:12-14, 1 Corinthians 1:30]


2017-07-07
Pearl before Swine: Should we vigorously attempt to witness our hope? [1 Peter 3:15]
Unequally Yoked Potential: A Christian friend is contemplating becoming involved w/ a non-Christian, but he fears she may just feign Christianity to win his heart, & then leave Christianity.


2017-06-07
Parables Not Understandable for Some: Why did Jesus speak in parables? Why did He want to make it hard for them to understand? [Mark 4:34]



2017-05-15
Sin, Righteousness, Judgment, Death, Burial & Resurrection: These are main constructs of the gospel, but is there anything else that needs to be preached? [John 16:8, 1 Corinthians 15:4, 1 Corinthians 2:2]



2017-05-09
A False Christ: Would disproving Catholicism, Jehovah's Witnesses, Mormonism, & Adventists have a false Christ endanger your salvation? (The person called several times seeming to have a vendetta against SDAs.)



2017-05-05
Never hearing of Jesus: How do we really make an impact on people who've never heard the gospel about Jesus, but really have a sense that there is something? [Romans 1:19-20]



2017-05-04
Emergent Church: Can you give me some information about emergent or the emerging church? (he cont. after break w/out having announced it like usually does), & then talks about contemplative prayer, spirit formation, the kingdom of God, the gospel of heaven



2017-04-25
Being Tempted by the Devil: Is there any evidence in Scripture that the devil can put thoughts into our mind?te
Gospel in a Nutshell: How would you phrase what the gospel is n a nutshell?
Gifts of the Spirit: So even if i don't have the gift of mercy, am i not supposed to still show mercy?

2017-04-25
Dharma & the Gospel of Christ: Dharma of the Buddha & the gospel of Jesus are really beginning to, in my mind, merge together, says a regular Buddhist caller.



2017-02-24
Calvinism being a Different Gospel: Calvinism just seems like a different gospel because the Gospel is supposed to be the "Good News"! [Galatians 1:6-9]



2017-02-22
Calvinism a Different Gospel: Could Calvinism be considered in this category of a "different gospel"? [Galatians 1:6-9]



2017-02-15
Using Church as an Evangelistic Tool: What should a church be more focused on, for the unbeliever or the believer? Who should you MAINLY preach the gospel to?



2017-02-09
Having a Different Gospel: What are modern versions of this besides Mormonism/LDS, JWs, etc? what IS the gospel? [Galatians 1:6-9]



2017-01-23
Sincere, but Sincerely Wrong: What about those who are sincere in what they believe, in seeking God, but are sincerely wrong?



2016-03-24
Paul & James' Gospel of Faith & Works: There seems to be contradiction in the conclusion of what actually saves us, Paul saying in Romans that it's completely by faith, but James says it's both Faith AND Works. So is it POSSIBLE that just like the Church Fathers had a lot of latitude in what they believed, is it possible that the apostles did too? [Romans 4:1-4, Romans 2, Romans 5:6, Romans 5:1, James 2:24]



2016-03-18
No Crosses Displayed: Every church I've visited, no crosses displayed outside or inside the building because they don't want to offend people. [Galatians 5:11]
Church's Music: What if i go to a specific church because of the form of a music they use make you feel good?


2016-03-11
Some of Jesus' Listeners not Discerning: Why would Jesus not want some people to see or hear or know what's going on? [Isaiah 6, Matthew 13:13-14]



2016-01-14
Sexual Purity: How do we deal with pedophiles, wife beaters & homosexuals?
Sharing the Gospel with such People: How do we evangelize to such people?


2015-12-30
Prayer Request: Bad things are happening in India, & requesting prayer that Christians will be able to continue to share the gospel.



2015-12-21
The Word being Jesus: What does it mean that Jesus was "The Word" before He came down here to earth? [John 1]



2015-12-18
KJV only Advocates: KJV advocates say that if people read the King James Version of the Bible, & struggles to understand it, it means they are not saved because "My sheep hear my voice" & understand it.
Most loved verse of the Bible misunderstood: God only loves those who love Him, & we shouldn't preach the gospel of love to unbelievers. [John 3:16]


2015-12-10
Paul being removed from the Bible: People actually believe that Paul needs to be removed from the Bible?
The Christmas Story: Do you have any good verses in the OT that illuminate the birth of Christ? [Luke 1 & 2, Genesis 3:15, Isaiah 7:14, 9:6, Micah 5:2]


2015-12-09
Anti-Paul Movement: There seems to be this anti-Paul Pharisee Movement going around saying that we can't believe Paul. What do you think about it?



2015-10-30
Reading the Gospels: Young Christians probably shouldn't start w/ the Gospel of John.
Agape, Agape, Phileo Me: Jesus asked Peter 3 times if He loved Him, 2 times agape love, the 3rd time, do you phileo Me? [John 21:15-19, John 18:15-27]
Caller's Illness: Prayer because of a mysterious illness.

2015-10-29
JW's: What do Jehovah's Witnesses believe regarding the Millennium. Where religions that raised up in the 19th century as a result of Jesus coming back soon?
Peace when going to Christian groups: I have a wonderful peace whenever I go to Calvary Chapel. (Steve then asks him what holds him back from accepting Jesus.)


2015-10-27
Mormonism: I appreciate the Mormons zeal to share their gospel, even though it's in error. You should have a debate w/ Mormonism because the contrast of the debate comes out on both sides, & it would with all these other religions. [Galatians 1:8-9]



2015-10-19
Jesus verses Paul - Calling Somebody a Fool: Should we ignore Paul & his letters since he seems to be going against what Jesus said about calling people fools? [Matthew 5:21-22, 1 Corinthians 3:18, 15:36 2 Corinthians 11:16, 11:23, 12:6, 11, Galatians 3:1-3, Titus 3:3]



2015-10-09
Manifestation of the Sons of God: Caller just wanted to opine on the manifestation of the Sons of God from a few calls back.



2015-10-06
12 Apostles & Paul: If Jesus had the "12" apostles, why did Paul need to be one?
Peter's & Paul's Gospel: So the gospel of Paul is completely different than the gospel of Peter's, Paul's being about grace?


2015-09-14
Gospel being Preached to all the World: Is Jesus here talking about just the nation of the Israel here or the whole literal world? {Matthew 24:14]
Being Aware of the Gospel: Everyone seems to have at least a somewhat knowledge of the gospel, but what are going to happen to the people who had never heard the gospel, people from 3rd world countries?


2015-08-26
Salvation Clear, but Complicated: Salvation is clear, what it takes to be saved, what the gospel is, but all this other stuff is so hard to understand, eschatology, Calvinism/Arminianism, whether we can drink alcohol or not.



2015-07-16
"Who do you say that I Am?": Why did Jesus so often say not to tell anyone about Him or something He did, yet in other places He wants to proclaim who He is? What were the disciples preaching since Jesus hadn't been resurrected yet? [Mark 8:27-30, Matthew 11:1]



2015-07-15
Religion vs Being Spiritual: We need to leave the Church religion & just have a relationship w/ Jesus, & if you were to believe the correct Gospel Message, you wouldn't be in any institutional church. What does Steve think of that idea?



2015-05-14
Islam/Muslims: Calle had a friend who said he would never eat w/ a Muslim if invited by one. Caller wants to know if Steve has ever heard of Christians taking a stance like that? He'd invite them into his house to eat, but he'd never go w/ them.



2015-05-05
Catholicism: Is Catholicism Biblical Christianity? Why is or isn't it? What is their view on the Gospel of Christ?



2015-03-30
Essential Doctrines & Behaviors: Caller is concerned that Steve didn't say the important things about sharing the gospel. (bad clicking).



2015-03-24
Tongues for Preaching the Gospel: Isn't the purpose of tongues to share the gospel?



2015-03-19
Street Preaching: If you were preaching the gospel on the street, & were preaching to a whole crowd, how would you do it?



2015-02-25
Mormonism - 3 Levels of Heaven: Mormons believe in 3 levels of Heaven right? Mormons might have a lot truth, but even a little leaven could ruin all that, isn't that right?



2015-01-23
Evangelism: Do people have the free will to how they will receive the gospel?
Jesus tarrying: Why is Jesus tarrying for so long in coming? Does anything else need to happen?


2015-01-15
False Teacher/Disagreement: Caller is saying Steve said that Jesus said in Matthew 7:23, "I knew you, but not anymore", but that's a false gospel. [Matthew 7:23]



2015-01-13
People who never heard gospel: Caller wanted to followup on can people be saved who had never heard the gospel, & wants to cite Romans 2:11-15.



2015-01-06
Grace/Legalism: There seems to be a lot more legalism in our churches nowadays.



2014-12-08
Salvation Transaction: To some people Salvation is like a Transaction, that once you cash in, you are set for life, for eternal life.
Salvation via other Religions: There's a lot of Religions that seem to have the same idea/experiences as what happens in Christianity, so is it possible that God just uses them to get people to come to Him?


2014-12-02
Paul & Jesus' Gospel: People think that Jesus & Paul taught 2 different things. What do you think? [Galatians 5:6]



2014-11-14
Last Trump of God: You don't find anything about the "last trump" & the resurrection in Revelation. Why not?
Prophecies in the Book of Revelation: I just don't understand the book, but as far as what I believe, things just seem to be falling in place. (A lengthy discussion about things in Revelation, especially of the Millennium.)
Watching for Signs: Don't we need to watch for signs, especially after the gospel has been preached around the world?

2014-10-17
Paul Rebuking Peter: What was happening when Paul was rebuking Peter in Galatians? [Galatians 2]
Root of Sin: What is the main root of sin?


2014-09-04
Gospel into all the world: The gospel was just about to have been fully preached in the world in 15 years, but then there's things that might stop us, such as people backsliding, plagues, & so on.
Calvinism verses Arminianism: Was Jacobus Arminius just out of lunch or an evil person?


2014-09-02
Parable of the Soils We need to implement this, & figure out our spiritual gifts, but what do the rock & seeds mean, growing deeper & deeper in your Christian walk? [Luke 8:4-21]



2014-09-02
Jesus Breaking the Law & Uncleanness: How come Jesus was allowed to break the law by touching people who were unclean? How come it didn't make Him unclean? What are the ramifications for us as believers now that we've been made clean?



2014-09-02
Hyper-Grace, the Gospel & the Kingdom of God: What is the gospel as we are in the Kingdom of God? [[Matthew 5, 1 Corinthians 15:1-3, Romans 10:9, Acts 20:23-25]



2014-08-25
Going to War: Caller is against going to war as a Christian since we are supposed to be preaching the gospel to people & not killing them.



2014-08-11
Motivation for Jews in OT times: What would be the motivation for the Jews in Old Testament times if they knew nothing about having a relationship w/ Jesus Christ or that there was eternal life?
Still having Tribulation: If Jesus overcame the world, & told us to have peace, why do we still have troubles? [John 16:33]


2014-07-30
Justification by Faith: Did Jesus teach Justification by Faith alone also, or did He teach other things as well?



2014-07-29
Trinity & Sound Doctrine: Believing Sound Doctrine is important such as the Trinity, but it isn't dependent upon salvation. [2 Peter 3:15-16]
Perseverance of the saints: Caller believes once-saved-always-saved, eternal security, once we belong to Christ, otherwise he thinks it's a salvation by works.
Intercessory Prayer: Doesn't it say somewhere like in Romans that Jesus is always making intercessory prayer for us so we are always abiding in Him? [Romans 8:26-27]

2014-05-19
Former Atheist: Caller likes Steve's knowledge of Christianity & being able to defend it. [1 Peter 3:15]
5 or 6 year old accepting Jesus: How can children of a very young age understand the plan of Salvation & be able to accept Jesus Christ as their Lord & Saviour?


2014-05-07
God won't send good people to hell: My son asked me, "If this guy on the radio is right, then why do we need to send missionaries, if good people are going to heaven anyway, because people who reject it, they are going to go to hell, but if they don't hear it, then they are okay". What do you think about that? [Hosea 4:6, James 4:17]
Healing is reality of Future Heaven: So if we pray for healing & God heals or doesn't heal us, all we are really doing is participating in the reality that will happen when we get to Heaven since we will all be healed then. What do you think of that idea?


2014-05-06
Good people not in Heaven: How come good people who just don't happen to accept Jesus as their Lord & Savior won't be saved? [John 3:16, Romans 10:13]



2014-04-24
Different Perceptions of God: Why can't everyone be right with their own version of what truth is?



2014-04-18
Seventh Day Adventists: I need some information on the Seventh Day Adventists.
The Right Jesus: But they do believe in the same Jesus that I believe in as a Baptist, is that right?


2014-04-16
"Scattered their Bones": Can you please explain an entire certain verses in a certain chapter in Psalms? [Psalm 53]
National Geographic & Christianity: Why would the National Geographic give such fake news about the gospel/Bible?


2014-04-07
Paul: Did Paul corrupt the gospel Jesus taught?
Jesus & Paul differing on Original Sin: Did Jesus teach that we were almost divine, that we were basically good? But Paul taught that we were very evil? [Mark 7:20, Romans 3:10-18, Romans 5:12-21]
Greater Works: What about the passage of Scripture that says Jesus' Apostles would be able to do GREATER works that Him? [john 14:12]

2014-03-27
Judging the Living & the Dead: How can the dead be judged if they didn't know who Jesus was? [1 Peter 4:6]
People who never heard of Christ: What about people who have never heard of Christ, do they get a second chance to meet Him?


2014-03-26
A Different Gospel: Paul seems to make a distinction between what he says in 2 Corinthians about a different gospel than what he says Galatians. Can you tell me the difference? [Galatians 1:6-9, Corinthians 11]
Total Depravity: What is "total depravity"?


2014-03-11
Though an Angel from Heaven: Regarding the Quaran & Muslims, doesn't Paul mention about not even listening to ANGELS that come w/ a different gospel? [Galatians 1:8-9]



2014-03-11
Mormons & Salvation: Do you say that even Mormons might be genuine followers of Jesus even though mistaken in what they believe?
Legalism & Pharisees (followup): In that case, what about the Pharisees in Jesus' day? Even though they were legalistic & Jesus had a lot to say to them negatively, could they still be saved?


2014-03-10
Unsaved loved ones & friends: What's our memory going to be like of people who did not make it, lost loved ones & friends?
Never hearing the Gospel: What about the people who have never heard the gospel? What's going to happen with them?


2014-01-16
Truth verses Doctrine: Shouldn't Truth (Jesus) trump Doctrine?



2014-01-14
Differing Accounts of the Gospels: The man who had the demons, who lived amongst the tombs, there seems to be 2 differing accounts, one version that Mark & Luke mention in contrast to what Matthew depicts. What's going on here? [Matthew 8:27-34]



2013-02-04
Venerating Mary: Do people like Catholics who venerate Mary have a completely different Gospel than we do?



2013-01-31
Jesus in His Early Life: The other day when you were talking about Jesus & His sinless childhood, it got me to thinking that John the Baptist was filled with the Holy Spirit from birth. I thought the same was with Jesus, but then He received the Holy Spirit after His baptism. [Luke 1:15, John 1:32]
Use of Logic: I was listening to "Focus on the Family" the other day, & he was saying it's okay to use logic an evangelistic tool when witnessing. (They figure it out at just about the end of the conversation that the caller had heard this on Focus on the Family.)

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