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...

Is Jesus Christ Coming Again? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Is Jesus Christ Coming Again? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Apr 25, 2018

    Question: “Is Jesus Christ coming again?”   “On April 23, the sun, moon, and Jupiter will align in the constellation Virgo to bring on the start of the biblical Rapture, according to the latest claims.” So the UK’s Daily Mail, was reporting that Planet X, sometimes called Nibiru, would bring about the end of the world....

What is the Significance of Palm Sunday? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

What is the Significance of Palm Sunday?  | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Mar 26, 2018

  What is the Significance of Palm Sunday? Palm Sunday is the day we celebrate the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, one week before His resurrection (Matthew 21:1–11). As Jesus entered the holy city, He neared the culmination of a long journey toward Golgotha. He had come to save the lost (Luke 19:10), and now was the time—this was the place—to...

Why does a good God allow tragedy? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Linzy Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Why does a good God allow tragedy? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Linzy Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Feb 19, 2018

  Question: “Why does a good God allow tragedy?”When tragedy strikes, it is common for people to ask, “What does this mean?” When we witness some disaster or mass murder, there is a natural feeling that what has happened should not have happened. This innate sense of “wrongness” is a clue to meaning in these events. When we...