Tag: god

Hell

“Hell” is now more of a curse word to most people than a fearful potential future reality. A robust number of people still believe that there is a hell; they seem equally confident that they will not go there. We generally do not like to think or talk about hell; we are quite concerned about and skeptical of those people…

Q&A: Wicked Leaders

Q: The Bible presents many narratives in which God has chosen wicked people to accomplish His purposes. Would these examples commend and justify voting for a candidate who is likewise wicked? A: It is absolutely true that God has many times used wicked people to accomplish His purposes; the Assyrians, Nebuchadnezzar, and Pontius Pilate come to mind (Isaiah 10:5, Jeremiah…