What is Forgiveness? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

What is Forgiveness? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Jun 9, 2017

  Question: “What is forgiveness?”Forgiveness in the Bible is a “release” or a “dismissal” of something. The forgiveness we have in Christ involves the release of sinners from God’s just penalty and the complete dismissal of all charges against us (see Romans 8:1). Colossians 1:14 says that in God’s beloved Son “we have redemption, the forgiveness...

“What is prayer?” | Ask the Expert with Pastor Linzy Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

“What is prayer?” | Ask the Expert with Pastor Linzy Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

May 2, 2017

www.friendshipowasso.com     “What is prayer?”Answer: The most basic definition of prayer is “talking to God.” Prayer is not meditation or passive reflection; it is direct address to God. It is the communication of the human soul with the Lord who created the soul. Prayer is the primary way for the believer in Jesus Christ to communicate his...

What’s so Important About Easter? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

What’s so Important About Easter? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

Apr 13, 2017

  What’s so Important About Easter? Two thousand years ago, in the Middle East outside of Jerusalem, an event occurred that permanently changed the world. Because of that event, history was split. Every time you write a date, you’re using the resurrection of Jesus Christ as the focal point. What’s so important about Easter?    It’s important because it...

Are There Angels Among Us? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

Are There Angels Among Us? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

Feb 27, 2017

www.friendshipowasso.com   “Are There Angels Among Us?”Answer: Throughout Scripture, we see numerous instances in which angels were an integral part of God’s plan. One verse alludes to the possibility of angels walking among us today: “Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels...

What is Conscience? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church of Owasso

What is Conscience? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church of Owasso

Jan 12, 2017

  “What is the conscience?”Answer: The conscience is defined as that part of the human psyche that induces mental anguish and feelings of guilt when we violate it and feelings of pleasure and well-being when our actions, thoughts and words are in conformity to our value systems. The Greek word translated “conscience” in all New Testament...

What is the True Meaning of Christmas? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

What is the True Meaning of Christmas? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Dec 5, 2016

  “What is the true meaning of Christmas?”Answer: There is no other time of the year like Christmas. It has its own music and memories, its own sights and sounds and smells. There are those delights of family gatherings and the deepening of friendships along with the joyous celebration of what God has done. It is a wonderful time of the year!   The...