Christian Essentials

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Berean Perspective Fellowship Bible Study & Discipleship Sunday Nights

This will be a weekly fellowship Bible study and discipleship for Christians and those seeking on Sunday’s at 7:30pm Pacific Time. Interested? This is like an online church fellowship of believers in Christ, born again Christians, the body of Christ coming together to learn and grow together in what God’s Word the Bible teaches. Share … Continue reading

How to be a Christian in Today’s World with Schools, Media, and Religions that Attack Christianity

How can I be a Christian when professors in colleges, students in schools, media, work, family, friends, and different false religions and Cults attack Christianity? There are many people, college professors, media, movie actors, musicians, students in schools, false world religions, cults, atheists, and others who attack the Bible claiming it is full of contradictions, … Continue reading

Amazing Ex-Jehovah’s Witness Testimony Becomes Christian Shares Why He Left the Watchtower Organization!

Incredible ex Jehovah’s Witness testimony story why he left the Watchtower organization and converts to Christian to Jesus Christ and becomes a born again Christian! I’m hoping to have many ex Jehovah’s Witnesses testimonies and stories leaving the Watchtower Organization to Christian over time. This is an amazing interview discussion talking to a former Jehovah’s … Continue reading

Dear Jehovah’s Witnesses Can You Explain This Theological Watchtower Contradiction in the Bible

Dear Jehovah’s Witness I have a question on what you believe the Bible teaches on who is Jesus Christ? This is a must to share with Jehovah’s Witnesses and to help them see they have been deceived by the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society. This is good simple clear information for Christians on how to … Continue reading

Questions and Answers: Are Apostles & Prophets For Today? Can Christians Lose Their Salvation? Does Water Baptism Save You?

Are there Apostles and Prophets today? What does the Bible teach? Christians lose their salvation? Is water baptism essential to be saved? These are 3 questions that were asked to me through an email which these questions get asked often, and can be stumbling blocks. Does the Bible teach once saved always saved for Christians … Continue reading

Berean Perspective Bible Study pt.2 Gospel of John 1:1-3 Jesus is the Eternal LOGOS and God

John 1:1 and John 1:3 teach Jesus is God! Does John 1:1-18 teach the Trinity doctrine? The Word was God the LOGOS is God! Jesus Christ is the eternal Creator of all things according to John 1:3, Colossians 1:16-17, Hebrews 1:1-3, and Revelation 3:14. Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons/ Latter Day Saints/ LDS, Muslims, Oneness Pentecostals, and … Continue reading

Bible vs. Book of Mormon: Joseph Smith Plagiarized the King James Bible in the Book of Mormon

Having a live online respectful conversation meeting with 3 Mormon Missionaries who were SHOCKED that Joseph Smith plagiarized the Holy King James Bible by copying from it verses and chapters into the Book of Mormon. Joseph Smith not only plagiarizes the King James Bible by adding things from it word for word into the Book … Continue reading

Berean Perspective Bible Study pt1 Gospel of John 1:1-5 Who is Jesus Christ? Is Jesus God?

Berean Perspective first online Bible Study starting in the Gospel of John! This will be a new addition to our online ministry along with articles, videos, and now Bible studies going through the Scriptures. Hope you can check these out and be a part of the studies, and share with others. Does the Gospel of … Continue reading

FNA Exposing False Teachings of Joseph Smith and Mormonism on Restored Gospel & Great Apostasy

Examining Joseph Smith testimony & exposing Joseph Smith false teachings that all churches are false of the devil, and reviewing last week’s debate! Special guests Rev. & Theologian John Crawford and apologist Jeff Coons sharing thoughts from last weeks debate of Christian vs Mormon. Exposing false teachings of Joseph Smith and Mormonism on the false … Continue reading

Wide is the Road to Salvation according to Mormonism vs Wide is the Road to Destruction according to the Bible!

Recently I had a friendly and heated debate with a Mormon member of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints on the topics of what is the gospel, is Joseph Smith a true prophet, and do people go to hell or heaven when they die? The Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints doctrine … Continue reading

Awesome Video! Christian Talks to 2 Mormon Elders on Differences of Christianity and Mormonism

Check out Christian talks to 2 Mormon Elders on Latter Day Saints beliefs about the true church and Joseph Smith is a true prophet, and key Latter Day Saints beliefs and doctrines that are different from what Christians believe. What do Latter Day Saints/ Mormons believe about the Bible and the Book of Mormon? This … Continue reading

Christian vs. Mormon Intense Heated Friendly Debate: What is the Gospel, Is Joseph Smith a Prophet, Eternal Judgment

Must watch this Christian vs Mormon intense and heated debate that was recorded live on YouTube on June 26! Christian Apologist Kelly Powers vs Mormon Apologist Robert Gurr on What is the Gospel of Jesus Christ according to the Bible, Is Joseph Smith a true or false prophet, What Must I Believe To Be Saved, … Continue reading

Where Did Jesus Say I Am God Worship Me? If Jesus is God Where Did Jesus Claim to be God?

If Jesus is God the question of all questions is where did Jesus Christ say I am God worship Me? Christians who defend the Deity of Jesus Christ and believe the Bible teaches Jesus is God get asked this question a lot by Jehovah’s Witnesses, Muslims, Unitarians, and others who reject and deny the Bible … Continue reading

Friday Night Apologetics: What is the Gospel? Examining Saved by Faith Alone and Saved by Faith Plus Works

The question of how are we saved is the main Bible doctrine that separates Christianity from cults, religions, traditions of men, legalistic denominations, and if I am saved by faith alone or faith plus works has been a debate in the Christian church since the beginning of the early church. Does the Bible teach we … Continue reading

Is Lordship Salvation Biblical? Is Free Grace Theology Biblical? What is the Gospel?

What is Lordship Salvation? What is Free Grace Theology? What does John MacArthur, Ray Comfort, Kent Hovind, and Bob Wilkin believe about Lordship Salvation, faith, works and repentance to be saved? Friday Night Apologetics is back, and now will be weekly on the Berean Perspective YouTube channel on Friday nights at 7PM Pacific Time Zone. … Continue reading

Dear Jehovah’s Witnesses You Say Jesus is not God? Here is Proof from the Bible that Jesus is God

Knock Knock! Dear Jehovah’s Witnesses can you answer this question? If Jesus is not God why does the Bible teach Jesus is God? The following video refutes, debunks, and exposes the Jehovah’s Witnesses beliefs, errors, false teachings and false doctrines by what the Bible teaches that Jesus is God! How can Jesus be God is … Continue reading

Finally the Best Verse in the Bible that Proves the Trinity Doctrine is 3 Persons in One God

Here is the best way to explain and prove the Trinity doctrine in the Bible from Isaiah 48:12-16. When someone says the word Trinity is not found anywhere in Bible you can respond with the following verses (Genesis 1:26-27; Genesis 11:7; Genesis 19:24; Exodus 3:14-15; Deuteronomy 6:4 the Shema; Amos 4:10-11), and the best verse … Continue reading

Berean Perspective Interview: Is The Trinity Pagan or Biblical? Refuting Yahweh Restoration Ministry Beliefs

Special interview discussing Is The Trinity Pagan from the Roman Catholic Church or is the Trinity biblical? Debunking and refuting the Yahweh Restoration Ministry video on exposing the Trinity is pagan video (YAR). What are the Yahweh Restoration Ministry beliefs, doctrines, and teachings about the Trinity doctrine, God the Father, the Son (Jesus Christ), and … Continue reading

Contending For The Faith JUDE 1:3 & Standing For The Gospel GALATIANS 1:6-9

Be on guard against heretical doctrines, false teachings, false apostles, false prophets, false pastors, and stand against false gospels and false teachers because the Bible teaches us contend for the gospel once delivered to the saints (Jude 1:3). Many Christians are being deceived by false teachings and false doctrines by Joyce Meyer, Kenneth Copeland, Bill … Continue reading

Live Classes and Bible Studies on Christian Apologetics & How to Effectively Share the Gospel

What does apologetics mean? Live online classes and Bible studies about Christian apologetics according to 1 Peter 3:15, how to evangelize and effectively witness to those in non-christian cults, nonbelievers, friends, family, etc.  The Greek word in 1 Peter 3:15 for apologetics is apologia which means to give an answer, a reason, a defense for … Continue reading

Counter-Cult Christian Apologetics! Why are so Many Christians Confused about Cults and Pastors Neglecting the Word of God?

What is Counter-Cult Christian Apologetics? When Jehovah’s Witnesses come knock on your door do you know what to say or do you get turned into a pretzel? When Christians are asked what they believe about God, why the Bible is divinely inspired, what is special about who Jesus Christ is, “how come the majority of them don’t know how to answer?” Sadly many Christians and churches lack sound Bible teaching, discipleship classes and studies, and many Christians are not equipped on how to effectively witness to Jehovah’s Witnesses, Latter Day Saints (Mormons), Muslim’s, atheists, etc. Continue reading

Why Should Anyone Believe in Jesus Christ? What Makes Christianity Different from All Other Religions and Cults?

Do you know why Jesus Christ is true? What makes Christianity different from all other religions? Here is an examination of comparing the Jesus of the Cults, world religions, and Christianity. What does it mean to be a born again Christian and follower of Jesus Christ in world full of false Cults, Religions, deception of … Continue reading

Here are 4 Reasons to Share with a Mormon Why the LDS Church is False! What You Need to Know When Talking with Latter Day Saints

Millions of Latter Day Saints (Mormons) are deceived going to hell for eternity because they believe in another Jesus, another gospel, a false God, and follow a false prophet. If you are a Mormon from the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints I urge you to examine this information and check out the link … Continue reading

Will Christians Admit What They Believe about Jesus Sounds Stupid to Atheists? Learning How to Communicate the Gospel to Nonbelievers

For many Christians sharing the gospel can be a challenge, and for many atheists they think what Christians believe sounds stupid and weird. How do we bridge the gap when having conversations with nonbelievers when sharing what we believe? As Christians we need to learn as Paul did to be all things to all people … Continue reading

One Bible Verse That Debunks All Jehovah’s Witnesses Beliefs and Crushes the Watchtower

If you want to know what to say when a Jehovah’s Witness comes and knocks at your door this is the one Bible verse that completely crushes the Watchtower theology! Isaiah 43:10 is one verse that dismantles and destroys the foundation of what Jehovah’s Witnesses believe about God and Jesus. The Watchtower Organization is false … Continue reading

If Christians Really Believe Nonbelievers Go To Hell When They Die Why Don’t They Share The Gospel?

Why don’t Christians believe what the Bible teaches about hell and judgment for nonbelievers? Jesus died upon the cross for the sins of the world so that they could be saved.  But if a person chooses not come to believe in Jesus they will be judged and held accountable (John 3:16-21). There is a lack … Continue reading

Why did Jesus Say the Father is Greater than I in John 14:28?

Why did Jesus say the Father is greater than I in John 14:28? How do we respond to Jehovah’s Witnesses, biblical unitarians, Muslims, and others when they use John 14:28 to prove Jesus is not God and to refute the Trinity doctrine.  The Bible teaches that Jesus is God in numerous places such as John … Continue reading

Don’t Be Deceived Joyce Meyer is a Wolf in Sheep Clothing!

Over the years I am amazed that my most viewed article and now YouTube video is on Joyce Meyer.  I get people saying I am a servant of Satan, that I am going to hell, and that God will judge me! Touch not God’s anointed! Check out my recent update and feel welcome to share … Continue reading

3 UNDENIABLE REASONS ON WHY THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS CHRIST IS BIBLICAL, HISTORICAL, AND TRUE!

The resurrection of Jesus Christ is the either the biggest evidence of God historically or the biggest man-made sham of history that has bewitched millions upon millions of people over the last 2,000 years!  In today’s world there are atheists who mock Christianity, people who claim Jesus never existed and insist that the resurrection of … Continue reading

Can Christians Lose Their Salvation? Is Once Saved Always Saved Biblical?

What did Jesus mean when He said I never knew you in Matthew 7:23? This Bible verse has raised many questions on Salvation such as: Does the Bible teach that Christians can lose their salvation? Does the Bible teach that once saved always saved true or false? What is the true gospel for salvation? Who … Continue reading

Jehovah’s Witnesses Debunked on 18 Questions

This is the video to watch on how to respond to Jehovah’s Witnesses who says Jesus is not God? 18 common questions answered that Jehovah’s Witnesses stump Christians on! These questions are also common among Unitarians, Muslims, and other non-Christian cults and beliefs. When Jehovah’s Witnesses come knock on your door they are ready to … Continue reading

Christianity vs Evolution! Which Takes More Faith?

Which takes more faith to believe in? The evidence of the Big Bang Theory and Abiologenesis vs the evidence of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead? What is the evidence of the empty tomb of Jesus Christ? What is the gospel message of Jesus Christ death and resurrection? In this video … Continue reading

Dear Pastors We Need the True Gospel of Jesus Christ Preached!

A special message to pastors. Dear pastors we need to be taught the true gospel of Jesus Christ, and to be protected from watered down feel good liberal fluffy gospel of modern day churches and the traditions of men that twist the Scriptures to fit their denominations (2 Timothy 4:3-4). Today we have many churches … Continue reading

Is the Bible Man Made Stories of Fairytales and Myths? NO! The Bible is Divinely Inspired by God, Historical and True

What is the evidence that the New Testament is inspired, trustworthy, and reliable? The evidence is the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead! If Jesus Christ was not raised from the dead 3 days later the whole New Testament would be false and a lie! The apostle Paul says in 1 Corinthians 15:14-17 that … Continue reading

Did Benny Hinn Repent of the Prosperity Gospel? Benny Hinn False Confession Exposed!

Did Benny Hinn repent and renounce the false prosperity gospel or is he deceiving people with tickling ears? Benny Hinn’s confession of repenting of the prosperity gospel is false. Benny Hinn says the gospel is not for sale but shortly after that he asked his followers for more money! There are many video clips exposing … Continue reading

Todd White’s Mentor is Kenneth Copeland! Be Careful of Todd White’s False Gospel Teachings

Here is what you need to know about Todd White! Why is Todd White a false teacher and wolf in sheep clothing? Todd White is a charismatic word of faith street preacher who preaches a false gospel, preaches a false Jesus! Todd White’s false gospel teachings come from his mentor Kenneth Copeland. Continue reading

Why Youth Leave The Church: 2 Young Christians Share Why They Left The Church

Real life honest discussion talking with 2 young Christians sharing why they left the church. Statistics say 80% of youth and young people leave the church after high school, but what are the reasons?  The reasons why young Christians, youth, young adults, boys or girls, young men or young women leave the church will vary … Continue reading

How to Explain the Mystery of the Trinity Doctrine in the Bible Part 1

The mystery of the Trinity doctrine is that there is one God in 3 persons as the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. There are many questions about the Trinity Doctrine, and there are many answers if people are willing to examine the Scriptures. Have you asked someone to please explain what is the … Continue reading

Christian Challenges and Debates a Jehovah’s Witness Elder for 2 Hours!

Today I went looking to talk to some Jehovah’s Witnesses to do a live interview recording and I talked to a Jehovah’s Witness Elder for 2 hours! Now he did not agree to being recorded but the interview discussion went very good having a respectful conversation with him despite the differences of beliefs.  This was … Continue reading

WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT CHRISTIAN APOLOGETICS In CHURCHES?

ONE of the problems today with Christian churches in general and even Apologetic ministries is the lack of teaching Christians ‘the need and the how to witness’ to those in non-Christian cults like the Jehovah’s Witnesses, the Latter Day Saints, or whoever else that believes in a false God and a false gospel.   We have ministries … Continue reading

2 Christians Debate 5 Latter Day Saints

Mormon Missionaries were shocked to find out that Joseph Smith is not a true prophet! This was a debate with 2 Christians vs. 3 LDS Missionaries, 1 LDS Bishop and 1 LDS who was a lawyer. Have you ever asked what to say to Mormon Missionaries when they are knocking on my door? What are … Continue reading

Jehovah’s Witnesses Ladies Knocking On My Door Were Shocked Irrefutable Verse Proves Jesus is God

What do I say when Jehovah’s Witnesses come knock on my door? Talking to some Jehovah’s Witness ladies they asked me what I believe about Jesus Christ? I shared with them Hebrews 1:8 in the NWT teaches that God the Father calls Jesus LORD God! They were stunned and shocked at irrefutable verses that proves … Continue reading

Street Witnessing Asking Questions to 2 non Christians Young Adults on God Church Jesus

Check out this live recorded interview talking with 2 young adults who are non Christians sharing their views from questions on God, Christianity, church, the Bible, and Jesus. This is good for Christians, non Christinas, atheists, and others to hear what young people, generation z, youth in general believe about how God, the Bible, Christianity, … Continue reading

Don’t Assume Your Pastor is Right! You NEED to be a Biblical Berean Acts 17:11

What is a Berean and why does it matter?  The Bible teaches that those in Berea were listening to what Paul was teaching them about Jesus being the Christ, the Messiah, the Son of God, and that He died and rose again according to the Scriptures.  What is of interest is that they listened to Paul and … Continue reading

The Most Controversial Scriptures on Salvation – Hebrews 6:4-6 Does Not Teach Christians Can Lose Their Salvation

Can Christians lose their salvation? Many teach Christians can lose their salvation from Hebrews 6:4-6, but does the Hebrews 6:4-6 teach that Christians can lose their salvation? In the Bible there are differing views on what is called once saved always saved, eternal security, assurance of salvation, abide in Christ doctrine, faith plus works for … Continue reading

Christianity is not Blind Faith! Historical Proof the Death and Resurrection of Jesus is True

Historically the evidence for the death burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ has been validated from first century eyewitnesses, Messianic prophecies, extra biblical evidence with historians such as Josephus Flavious, Cornelius Tacitus, Pliny the Younger, Lucian of Samosata, Babylonian Talmud 43a, church fathers, Archeologists, Bible scholars, and more.  For Christians the Jewish Passover and Easter … Continue reading

The Gospel of Jesus Christ in 1 Minute!

How to share the gospel of Jesus Christ in 1 minute (one minute)! The best news is that Jesus Christ died upon the cross and rose again for you, so that you could be saved from your sins.  See, the Bible teaches that we are all sinners, which means that we all have a sin nature (Romans … Continue reading

Does God Exist in a World of Evil and Suffering? Angry Atheist Becomes a Christian and is Miraculously Changed

What happens when an angry atheist comes to the reality that God exists and receives Jesus Christ personally and becomes a Christian? What happens is a transformed sinner is now forgiven of all sins, knows true peace and meaning, and this is all through humbling one’s self and trusting in Jesus Christ as Lord and … Continue reading

Wake Up Christians! Stop Listening To False Teachers! Exposing Bill Johnson, Todd White, Kenneth Copeland, Joyce Meyer, and others.

Have you ever listened to Bill Johnson, Todd White, Joyce Meyer, Kenneth Copeland, Benny Hinn, Todd Bentley, Rick Joyner, Peter Wagner, or others within the Word Faith Movement? Do you really know what they believe about the gospel and Jesus Christ? I would ask you to consider watching this video and listen to what they … Continue reading

Do Jehovah’s Witnesses Believe They Must Preach Door to Door and Be Loyal to the Watchtower Organization for Eternal Life? Yes They Do!

HOW TO EFFECTIVELY WITNESSES TO JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES IN 3 MINUTES! The video explains how to share the gospel of grace in a loving and personal way pointing the Jehovah’s Witnesses to Jesus Christ for salvation alone. I recommend anyone who is reading this to please check it out. CLICK HERE for link. Below are official … Continue reading

Why Are Christians Leaving Church? Pastors It’s Time To Wake Up!

Why do people stop going to church? Why are Christians or non-Christians fed up with church, the religious hypocrisy (hypocrites), and organized religion?  Over the years I have observed and talked with Christians and others who used to go to a church, but now they no longer do. Christians and non-Christians have either stopped believing in God … Continue reading

Why Are Christians So Judgmental? Are Homosexuals Going To Hell?

Why are Christians so judgmental and hateful at times? Are homosexuals going to hell? Why? How can we have normal, loving, person to person conversations with non Christians (atheists, anyone) about morality, homosexuality, sin, hell, Jesus, and what happens when we die? These are questions that Christians need to examine in their own lives in … Continue reading

What Happens When I Die? Where Do You Go When You Die? Heaven or Hell?

What happens when I die? Where do I go? Will I go to heaven or hell? These are questions everyone asks at some point in life, and these are honest questions everyone should ask. For many people they go about their everyday lives wondering what is the meaning of life, what happens when I die, … Continue reading

Universalism or Calvinism? James White Says These Are The Only 2 Views Possible

Jesus did not die for everyone, say what? According to Calvinism and Christian Apologists like James White, Jesus did not die for everyone on the cross but only for the elect. This is also called particular redemption or limited atonement. We examine Hebrews 2:9, James White of Alpha and Omega Ministries views, who is a … Continue reading

Jesus Witnesses: 1 Peter 3:15 Everyday Apologetics

     The call to follow Jesus Christ is not an easy path, and those who follow Jesus will have opposition and at times be reviled slanderously for being a Christian. In the first century church Christians were accused of being “evil doers” because they did not follow and fulfill the duties of the gods of Rome under … Continue reading

What is a Christian Apologist? Discussing Christian Apologetics, Evangelism, and How to Witness to Cults

What is a Christian Apologist? A Christian Apologist is someone who defends the Christian faith, exposes false doctrines and teachings, evangelizes the lost, witnessing to those in non-Christian Cults, and teaches sound doctrine according to the Scriptures. There are many ways to share the gospel of Jesus Christ, and learning Christian Apologetics helps equip believers … Continue reading

How to Witness to Atheist’s with Grace and Truth

Do you struggle when talking with atheist’s about your faith, Jesus, the Bible, the Gospel, etc? Sometimes it can be a challenge with witnessing to atheist’s, and how to share the faith with each person is not always the same. Not all atheists are like Richard Dawkins, but all atheists are like Richard Dawkins in … Continue reading

Which Gospel Are You Trusting?

Which Gospel are you trusting? How does Galatians 1:6-9 apply today in the Christian church? Today there are many gospels being taught, but there is only one true gospel of Jesus Christ! Sadly many people are being deceived by counterfeit gospels, false teachers, and non-Christian cults. Christians are called to preach and defend the gospel … Continue reading

What Makes Jesus Different? It is not about Religion or Church, but about a Personal Relationship with Jesus

What makes Jesus different from other religions is a personal relationship. What does a personal relationship with Jesus mean? Don’t all religions teach the same thing? No, not all religions teach the same thing, and Jesus is what is different in all of them. For those who have asked why should I believe in Jesus, … Continue reading

Do’s and Don’ts on How to Witness to Mormons and Mormon Missionaries

There are do’s and don’ts when witnessing to Mormon Missionaries and Mormons. Are Mormons Christians? Mormons believe they are Christians, but sadly Mormons are not Christians. Many Christians do not know how to witness to Mormons. It is the call of a Christian to witness to Mormons and share the gospel message on how to … Continue reading

How to Share the Gospel in 3 Minutes! Best Bible Verse to talk with Jehovah’s Witnesses and Mormons

Please Watch Video and Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel Christians ask what is the best Bible verse on how to talk, witness, and share the gospel with Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons, Muslims, and other religions? How do I witness to a Mormon? How do I witness to a Jehovah’s Witness? How I do witness to a Muslim? … Continue reading

3 Important Things for Christians to Know When Witnessing and Sharing the Faith

In this video we discuss 3 things that Christians need to know.  Christians need to know how to share their personal testimony, their faith with non Christians, and be able to answer questions when asked why they believe in Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior.  Christians need to know what to be on guard … Continue reading

Is it Required to be Water Baptized to be Saved? No! Explaining Acts 2:38, Mark 16:16, 1 Peter 3:21

Do I need to be Water Baptized to be Saved? No you do not need to be water baptized to be saved, and I will explain that in the Bible. The Bible teaches that salvation is by faith in Jesus Christ, not by being water baptized. It is clear first that a person is saved … Continue reading

How to Witness to Jehovah’s Witnesses – Jesus is Jehovah God the Alpha and Omega the First and Last

The book of Revelation is clear that Jesus is Jehovah God, the One coming as the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last! The Jehovah’s Witnesses have been taught to believe that the Bible teaches that Jesus is not God, that Jesus is not Jehovah, but this is a false teaching by the … Continue reading

Are You Being Deceived by the Doctrine of Antichrists?

Since the early church people have been confused about who is Jesus Christ and why does that matter?  Christians need to be careful of antichrists who lead people astray and teach false doctrines, and these antichrists are within churches, fellowships, denominations.  In 1 John 2:18-24 there were relevant dangers that threatened the early church and … Continue reading

What is the Word Faith Movement? What is Oneness Pentecostalism? What is Mid Acts Dispensationalism? Are they true or false?

What is the Word Faith Movement? What is Oneness Pentecostalism? What is Mid Acts Dispensationalism? Are they true or false?  Hello out there friends and believers in Christ Jesus.  I was recently looking at what seems to be the more popular topics that people are interested in when they visit Berean Perspective. What I noticed … Continue reading

Need Help on How to Witness to a Muslim? Evangelism 101 Basics

NEED HELP ON HOW TO WITNESS TO A MUSLIM?  EVANGELISM 101 BASICS      Need help on how to witness to a Muslim?  In today’s world sharing the gospel message of Jesus Christ with non-Christians is becoming more challenging, whether they are an atheist, Mormon, Jehovah’s Witness, Muslim, or of some of other religious belief.  … Continue reading

What’s The Problem of Evangelism?

WHAT’S THE PROBLEM WITH EVANGELISM?      What’s the problem with Evangelism today?  In an age of changing cultures, worldviews, relevance and truth, Evangelism is becoming less and less practiced among Christians.  In fact it has been estimated that 97% of professing Christians do not share their faith, which is alarming.[1] I can recall years ago being involved in different … Continue reading

Got a Question on the Bible, Doctrine, God, Jesus, Cults, Atheism, Islam, etc.?

Got a Question on the Bible, Doctrine, God, Jesus, Cults, Atheism, Islam, etc.? In today’s world Christianity can be confusing, somewhat disappointing, and at times seem irrelevant.  Some people believe there is no difference between Christianity and the world of Cults.  Others find the belief in a God or a Creator to be illogical, and … Continue reading

Youth Questions and Answers Survey

Youth Questions and Answers Survey In recent years I have had many young adults and youth ask various questions on the Christian faith, the Bible, what is Christianity, and what makes Jesus different?  If you are a teenager (youth), young adult, or maybe even older, you are welcome to share some questions you may have … Continue reading

Youth Apologetics with Questions and Answers on the Bible

Many young adults are seeking answers to various questions on the Bible, Christianity, Doctrines, Religions, Science, etc.  If you are a youth, teenager, older adult, feel free to ask questions or request for something to be written.  It is healthy to be a seeker of God’s Word, to learn Christian Apologetics, to grow in the … Continue reading

Grace and Truth were realized through Jesus Christ, Son of God, Lord and Saviour for all

The message of the New Testament from Matthew to Revelation is that grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ. The gospel of grace is that Jesus is the Son of God, Lord and Saviour for all to receive, to Jews and Gentiles. The message of truth is that Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah’s coming, Jesus death and resurrection, and in that He offers salvation to the world to receive, by grace through faith and not of works. This is what John 1:14, John 1:16, and John 1:17 affirms Continue reading

Trinity Doctrine in the Bible: John 1:1-3 Jesus is God and Creator

The purpose of this information is to show from the Bible that the Trinity Doctrine is true and not false, and to do that from what the Bible teaches. In the Gospel of John we find many places where the apostle writes about and defends the Deity of Jesus Christ, that Jesus is God, that Jesus is Creator, that Jesus is the Son of God, and more. In the gospel of John 1:1-3 we see the following written concerning Jesus. Continue reading

Salvation is by Faith not Works: The Gospel According To Acts 15:7-11

Salvation is by faith not works is a discussion and debate that has been around for hundreds and hundreds of years. In Acts 15:7-11 we see that Peter stood up for the Gentiles in that they were saved by grace through putting their faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, just as they did. (Jews) Some believe that salvation is not by faith alone but is accomplished through doing some type of works, whether being water baptized or keeping the 10 commandments or some other law keeping perspective. What does Acts 15:7-11 teach about being saved by faith? What does Peter demonstrate from Acts 15:7-11 that is relevant for today? Continue reading

Did Jesus die for Everyone? Did Jesus die for the Whole World?

Did Jesus die for everyone? This is a common question discussed and debated among those of Calvinist and Arminian camps. Another way to present this is to ask, when Jesus came to this world some 2000 years ago did He die for the sins for the whole world (all mankind) or a selected few known … Continue reading

It is Finished, Debt Paid in Full, John 19:30 Tetelestai in Greek

Jesus said It is Finished, tetelestai (John 19:30) 3 of the most important words in the New Testament is when Jesus said it is finished in John 19:30! What did Jesus mean when He said it is finished in John 19:30? Why did Jesus say it is finished in John 19:30? It is finished is … Continue reading

Questions and Answers on Mid Acts Dispensational Confusion – did Jesus preach the cross for salvation?

Many years ago, sometime in the mid 2000’s I came across a religious movement called “Mid Acts Dispensationalism”.  What grabbed me right away was their affirmation on the gospel of Jesus Christ in reference to His death and resurrection, and that were saved by faith.  This is great declaration of the Christian faith, yet the … Continue reading

The Lord Jesus Christ’s Omnipresence before the Cross and Resurrection & After – Hypostatic Union, Hypostasis, God-man

There is some confusion on the doctrine of the Lord Jesus Christ’s Omnipresence after His ascension to the heavenly realm at the right hand of God the Father.  Throughout the history of the Christian Church there has been discussions on theology and debates (i.e. Reformers, Reformation, Lutherans) on whether or not that the Lord Jesus Christ … Continue reading

True Christian is built upon the Rock Christ Jesus and False Christian is built upon the sand

Everyone in this world is either built on the Rock or sand. There are people who have been made alive in Jesus Christ and have had their sins forgiven, and there are people who are spiritually dead and are lost in their sins. Who is a true Christian and who is not? A true Christian … Continue reading

Gospel Focused Apologetics – People are saved by a genuine faith in Jesus Christ, not by their works or some church organization

Hello out there, how are you?  This is simply and to the point.  The true gospel message is that Jesus is the Christ, (Messiah) whom was prophesied to come from the Hebrew Scriptures, (Old Testament, Tanakh) and that He gave His life as a sacrifice for sins.  In simple terms Jesus died on the cross … Continue reading

Jesus is Yeshua to come Isaiah 62:11 – where is the name of Jesus in the Old Testament?

There is a view by some people that the name of Jesus is not found anywhere in the Old Testament (Tanakh), and according to them this proves that Jesus is not the true Messiah or Savior of the Jews. (Israel)  The name Jesus in Hebrew is “yeshua”, and that Hebrew word can be found in … Continue reading

Who raised Jesus from the dead? Did Jesus raise Himself from the dead? Did God raise Jesus from the dead?

Who raised Jesus from the dead?  This is a question that gets asked a lot concerning the Trinity Doctrine and if Jesus is God.  Those who believe that Jesus is God affirm that Jesus raised Himself from the dead along with God the Father and the Holy Spirit.  Those who believe that Jesus is not … Continue reading

Witnessing to Mormon Missionaries – Joseph Smith’s testimony, the priesthood authority, false prophet or true prophet?

Want to know how to be able to know how to witness to Mormon Missionaries? I would encourage you to look this information over, study it, and talk about it with others you know are knowledgable in the Christian faith.  When you are confident about this information I encourage you to share this information with … Continue reading

Bill Nye the Science Guy debate with Ken Ham Answers in Genesis Guy – Origin of Life Model

Ken Ham Debate with Bill Nye on the Origin Model of Life  Recently I heard that there is up and coming debate with Bill Nye the Science Guy from TV with Ken Ham the founder of Answers in Genesis (AIG) and the Creation Museum.  The debate is to take place on February 4, 2014 in … Continue reading

Why I believe in Jesus Christ as my Lord and Savior

Years ago I became a Christian at the age of 6 and though I was young I had a good understanding of who Jesus Christ was, why He came, and what He did for me.  The story is long but I will keep it simple and to the point.  Simply put both my parents were … Continue reading

How to witness to Mormon Missionaries – What is Mormonism? What do Mormons Missionaries teach?

    I.  What is Mormonism? According to mormon.org, an official Mormon website of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints states the following: “What is Mormonism? OR What do Mormons believe? When Jesus Christ lived on the earth, He organized His Church so that all people could receive His gospel and return one day to … Continue reading

Proof and Evidence from Old Testament Scriptures on the Trinity Doctrine – What does the Bible teach?

One of the common objections to the Trinity Doctrine is the claim that the Bible teaches against it, but is that true? When reading the Bible it is important to ask the right questions to get a proper perspective. Does the Old Testament teach that there is only one personage whom is God? Or does … Continue reading

Evangelizing & Witnessing to those in non Christian Cults, Reaching the Lost: Are you willing?

What does it mean to be evangelizing & witnessing to those in Cults?  In simple terms that means that we obey the Biblical teachings for going into all the world with the message of salvation and witnessing to those involved in Cults.  There are many people who are involved in some form of a non … Continue reading

Explaining the Trinity Doctrine: What is the Trinity Doctrine? What does the Bible teach?

Many people have asked the question, What does the Bible teach about the Trinity Doctrine?   Some people say the Bible does not teach the Trinity Doctrine, however with a proper understanding one will see that the Bible does teach the Trinity Doctrine.  The Bible teaches that there is only one God who has been revealed through 3 … Continue reading

Audio Podcasts – Teachings on Christian Apologetics and Cults and Movements

We are back online with Audio Podcasts on Christian Apologetics, Cults, and Religious Movements.  We will provide these audio podcasts for people to listen online for free. —>>> Check out what we have online at Berean Perspective Podcasts Our audio podcasts will be on various topics pertaining to the Christian faith and those in opposition to … Continue reading

In The Beginning

by Ryan Banman This is a subject that has, over the years, been picking up momentum (much to the dismay of the evolutionist).  The debate has increasingly become more popular and is forcing more people to consider the issue and choose a side. So what are the options that we must consider?  How did the … Continue reading

What does God mean to You?

by Robert Hogue Who or what is God?  That is a question which has been pondered down through the ages.  If someone were to ask you ‘What does God mean to you’ how would you answer?  That’s not the type of question you would expect someone on the street to ask but if for some … Continue reading

Why do some Christians not accept the whole truth or the authority of God’s Word?

by Tim Colletti http://www.truthforchrist.com   From the moment it was penned by the Apostles, the scriptures have been copied and transmitted throughout the centuries maintaining the highest degree of accuracy compared to the original writings. That’s why I can say with confidence that the word of God (or the Bible) has stood the test of … Continue reading

Who is Jesus:  Jesus is God and Savior

Have you ever asked, or know someone who’s asked, the question, “Who is Jesus”? This question has been asked for about 2000 years and continues to be asked today.  The answers may vary depending who you talk to with.    Some say that Jesus was “a good teacher”, “the Son of God”, “a prophet”, “a … Continue reading

Was Jesus Separated from the Father on the Cross?

Was Jesus Separated from the Father on the Cross? What does Bible Teach? Check out our short video which answers this question from the Bible.  No, Jesus was not separated from God the Father on the cross, and Jesus was not forsaken by God on the cross. This topic may be new to some but … Continue reading

What does Assurance of Salvation, Eternal Life, Once Saved Always Saved mean?

“Truly, truly, I say to you, he who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, and does not come into judgment, but has passed out of death into life.” (John 5:24 NASB) The question is asked, What does once saved always saved mean?  Once saved always saved is also known … Continue reading

Does It Really Matter What I Believe?

Does it really matter what you believe concerning who Jesus is? Can a person be sincere in their beliefs yet be deceived and lost? I believe the answer is yes, and God has given some guidelines to examining ourselves. Many claim to be followers of Jesus Christ. Some say He is a prophet, a good … Continue reading

What are the Essentials of Christianity? What do Christians believe about the Bible, God, the Trinity Doctrine, Jesus, Salvation, Heaven, Hell, Sin, Gospel, etc

The essentials of Christianity are the Trinity, Jesus is God, Salvation by grace and heaven and hell are real. Christianity was established through Jesus Christ. Christianity is faith in Jesus Christ who came to this earth some 2000 years ago, and fulfilled the prophecies of the Messiah to come. Jesus Christ established the Christian Church, … Continue reading

What Do Christians Believe?

The question is asked, “What do Christians believe?”  This is a good question and depending on who you ask this to, you can get various answers.  What do I mean by that you ask?  I mean that there are many different groups out there that claim to be Christian but are by definition a non-Christian … Continue reading

You can know you that all your sins are forgiven today!

Have you ever asked, “How can I know my sins are forgiven?”  The Bible teaches that you can know that your sins are forgiven!  Consider what the Apostle John wrote in his first epistle. “7 but if we walk in the Light as He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, … Continue reading

The Good News of Jesus Christ:  Is Jesus the Only Way?

“Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me” (John 14:6 NASB) The good news of Jesus Christ is that God is real, God loves us, and God wants us to know Him personally.  Mankind is in a downward spiral of … Continue reading

What Must I do to be Saved?

“See to it that no one takes you captive through philosophy and empty deception, according to the tradition of men, according to the elementary principles of the world, rather than according to Christ.” (Colossians 2:8) It has been said that most people in general believe in a God of some sort and believe that they … Continue reading

What does the Bible teach about… evangelism?

“19 “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”” (Matthew 28:19-20 NASB) “44 Now He … Continue reading

What is the Bible

The word Bible means “books of books.”  That means there is no other book on this earth that give us the true divine revelation of who God is and what is truth.  Within the Bible there are 66 different books, 39 in the Old Testament and 27 in the New Testament.  The Bible was written … Continue reading

Can you Defend the Doctrine of the Trinity? Why is this important?

In the Christian Church today the most attacked doctrine is the doctrine of the Trinity.  Within the last couple hundred years there have arisen many false prophets and teachers claiming to be of God but denying the doctrine of the Trinity.  Also, all of them have come out of Christian affiliations, claiming to be teaching … Continue reading

The Need for Sound Biblical Doctrine!

“2 preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with great patience and instruction. 3 For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but wanting to have their ears tickled, they will accumulate for themselves teachers in accordance to their own desires, 4 and will … Continue reading

What is the Trinity Doctrine? Is The Trinity Biblical? What does the Bible teach?

There are many people who are misinformed on what the doctrine of the Trinity is. There are people and movements that teach the Trinity Doctrine is false and against what the Bible teaches.  The Trinity Doctrine is true and based upon what the Bible teaches, and the purpose of this information is to give a … Continue reading

The Need for Apologetics in the Church!

“but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence.” (1 Peter 3:15 NASB) The need for apologetics in the Church today is great.  The question is asked, “What … Continue reading

What is Apologetics? What does Apologetics mean?

  Many people ask, “What does Apologetics mean?” The Greek word for Apologetics is “Apologia” which means: “verbal defense, speech in defense a reasoned statement or argument”, according to the Strong’s Greek Dictionary. Apologetics gets its attention from Peter’s first epistle, which states: “…but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to … Continue reading

Can Christians Lose Their Salvation?  A Biblical Response to Hebrews 6:4-6

Can Christians lose their salvation? Many teach Christians can lose their salvation, but does the Bible teach that Christians can lose their salvation? Hebrews 6 is a popular chapter in which those who believe a Christian can lose their salvation use for their support, but Hebrews 6 in reality teaches the very opposite in which … Continue reading

What does the Bible teach about… the Church?  Who is a part of the Church of Christ?

The following information is concerning what the Bible teaches about who and what the Church of Jesus Christ is, and giving definitions of words with Scripture references. What does the word “Assembly” mean? Assembly <1,,1577,ekklesia> from ek, “out of,” and klesis, “a calling” (kaleo, “to call”), was used among the Greeks of a body of … Continue reading

The Importance of Knowing God’s Word

“Why should I study the Bible?”  “What does it matter what I believe as long as I am sincere?”  “Why should I bother studying when I know what is true by my feelings?”  “What’s the big deal anyways, is there really one ‘truth’?”  These are questions that people ask everyday, maybe even ones that you … Continue reading

Evidence, Importance & Authority of the New Testament Scriptures

What is the New Testament?  What is important about what was written some 2,000 years ago about a man named Jesus the Christ?  Many people ask these questions and want answers.  Many people say that it does not matter what was said or written about Jesus because He did not truly exist.  Some say He … Continue reading

Can you Defend the Gospel of Jesus Christ?

“Beloved, while I was making every effort to write you about our common salvation, I felt the necessity to write to you appealing that you contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all handed down to the saints.” (Jude 1:3 NASB) What is the Gospel of Jesus Christ? This is a question that … Continue reading

The Deity of Jesus Christ

The Deity of Jesus Christ is the most debated doctrine concerning Jesus’ identity. Who was Jesus Christ? Is Jesus Christ God? The main focus of this information will be demonstrating Biblically that Jesus Christ is God. “Therefore I said to you that you will die in your sins; for unless you believe that I am … Continue reading

Do Christians Worship Three Gods?  Believe in Three Gods?

Christians are accused of things by various Religious groups which are not accurate.  Two things which Christians are accused of are:  Christians worship three Gods & Christians believe in three Gods.  However these statements are not accurate concerning what Christians believe concerning God, and they will be examined. Do Christians worship three Gods? The answer … Continue reading

Is the Trinity False? from Satan? Pagan?

Those who oppose the Trinity have assertions that the Trinity is false, from Satan, and comes from paganism.  However, if one is willing to see what the Bible teaches than these assertions will be seen to be inaccurate and mistaken. Is the Trinity false? The word false has various meanings:  “not genuine, not real, incorrect, … Continue reading

Explaining the Trinity Doctrine in simple terms

Clearly the most misunderstood and attacked doctrine is the doctrine of the Trinity.  This information is going to be very basic and simple.  Simply put the Trinity belief is that the Bible teaches there is one eternal God revealed in three personages. Explaining the Trinity The Bible teaches that there is only one God. (Isaiah … Continue reading

What does Trinitarianism mean?

The expression Trinitarianism means one who believes in the doctrine of the Trinity.  This is a title or way of identifying those who believe in the Trinity.  Some examples:  Mormons are called Mormons because of their beliefs in the book of Mormon; Jehovah’s Witnesses have labeled themselves Jehovah’s Witnesses, because they believe the only true … Continue reading

What does the word Trinity mean?

Its a good question and the answer that you receive depends upon the person you ask.  The word Trinity is not found in the Bible, but neither is the word monotheism, theocracy, or the English word Bible. The word Trinity from the online dictionary means:  “a word not found in Scripture, but used to express … Continue reading

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