Why does God allow natural disasters, i.e., earthquakes, hurricanes, and tsunamis? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Why does God allow natural disasters, i.e., earthquakes, hurricanes, and tsunamis? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Oct 15, 2018

www.friendshipowasso.com     Question: “Why does God allow natural disasters, i.e., earthquakes, hurricanes, and tsunamis?”Why does God allow earthquakes, tornadoes, hurricanes, tsunamis, typhoons, cyclones, mudslides, wildfires, and other natural disasters? Tragedies cause many people to question God’s goodness. It is distressing that natural...

Are there different levels of Heaven? Are there three heavens? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Are there different levels of Heaven? Are there three heavens? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Oct 1, 2018

www.friendshipowasso.com   Question: “Are there different levels of Heaven? Are there three heavens?”The closest thing Scripture says to there being different levels of heaven is found in 2 Corinthians 12:2, “I know a man in Christ who fourteen years ago was caught up to the third heaven. Whether it was in the body or out of the body I do not...

What Does the Bible Mean That We Are Not To Judge Others? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

What Does the Bible Mean That We Are Not To Judge Others? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Aug 20, 2018

    What Does the Bible Mean That We Are Not To Judge Others? Jesus’ command not to judge others could be the most widely quoted of His sayings, even though it is almost invariably quoted in complete disregard of its context. Here is Jesus’ statement: “Do not judge, or you too will be judged” (Matthew 7:1). Many people use this verse in an attempt to silence...

What does the Bible say about capitalism? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

What does the Bible say about capitalism? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

Jul 16, 2018

  “What does the Bible say about capitalism?”   Answer: The dictionary defines capitalism as “an economic system characterized by private or corporate ownership of capital goods, by investments that are determined by private decision, and by prices, production, and the distribution of goods that are determined mainly by competition in a free...

What should a Christ-centered life look like? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

What should a Christ-centered life look like? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Jun 8, 2018

  “What should a Christ-centered life look like?”   Answer: A Christ-centered (or Christocentric) life is one that is focused upon a commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord. At the core of every human decision is a motivation. Some people are motivated by the quest for pleasure or money. Some center their entire lives on a goal, a job, or even their...

Do faith in God and science contradict? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Do faith in God and science contradict? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

May 21, 2018

  “Do faith in God and science contradict?”   Answer: Science is defined as “the observation, identification, description, experimental investigation, and theoretical explanation of phenomena.” Science is a method that mankind can use to gain a greater understanding of the natural universe. It is a search for knowledge through...