Why should we read the Bible / study the Bible? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

Why should we read the Bible / study the Bible? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden from Friendship Baptist Church

Jan 7, 2020

  Question: “Why should we read the Bible / study the Bible?” We should read and study the Bible because it is God’s Word to us. The Bible is literally “God-breathed” (2 Timothy 3:16). In other words, it is God’s very words to us. There are so many questions that philosophers have asked that God answers for us in Scripture....

What should be the focus of Christians on Thanksgiving? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

What should be the focus of Christians on Thanksgiving? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Nov 12, 2019

  What should be the focus of Christians on Thanksgiving?   The original thanksgiving celebration was held by the Pilgrim settlers in Massachusetts during their second winter in America in December, 1621. The first winter had killed 44 of the original 102 colonists. At one point their daily food ration was down to five kernels of corn apiece, but then an...

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

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

Oct 30, 2019

  “What does the Bible say about demons?”   Demons are fallen angels, as Revelation 12:9 indicates: “The great dragon was hurled down—that ancient serpent called the devil, or Satan, who leads the whole world astray. He was hurled to the earth, and his angels with him.” Satan’s fall from heaven is symbolically described in Isaiah 14:12–15 and...

Should Christians celebrate Halloween? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden of Friendship Baptist Church

Should Christians celebrate Halloween? | Ask the Expert with Pastor Slayden of Friendship Baptist Church

Oct 27, 2019

Question: “Should Christians celebrate Halloween?” Whether or not Christians should celebrate Halloween can be a very controversial topic. Some Christians celebrate Halloween simply by dressing up in a costume and having fun, seeing it as innocent and harmless. Other Christians are equally convinced that Halloween is a satanic holiday established to...

Ask The Expert – Pastor Linzy Slayden – What does the Bible say about angels?

Ask The Expert –  Pastor Linzy Slayden – What does the Bible say about angels?

Aug 30, 2019

Question: “What does the Bible say about angels?”   08/30/2019 – Angels are personal spiritual beings who have intelligence, emotions, and will. This is true of both the good and evil angels (demons). Angels possess intelligence (Matthew 8:29; 2 Corinthians 11:3; 1 Peter 1:12), show emotion (Luke 2:13; James 2:19; Revelation 12:17), and...

What is the Second Coming of Jesus Christ? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist

What is the Second Coming of Jesus Christ? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist

Jul 25, 2019

  The second coming of Jesus Christ is the hope of believers that God is in control of all things, and is faithful to the promises and prophecies in His Word. In His first coming, Jesus Christ came to earth as a baby in a manger in Bethlehem, just as prophesied. Jesus fulfilled many of the prophecies of the Messiah during His birth, life, ministry, death, and...