Ask Anything 2016

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 3, Section 1

Panel | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

How are discipleship roles different?

Dating in High School; yes or no?

Is there any purpose in high school dating relationships? Or are they all too immature and marriage is so far away anyways?

What does the Bible say about dating non-Christians?

What does the Bible say about dating someone that doesn't consistently go to a church?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 3, Section 2

Jeff Jennings | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

Does the Bible say that being homosexual is a sin or that being in a homosexual relationship is a sin? Science says that homosexuality is not a choice so why would god create someone that could never be in a relationship because of how God made them or they could but then they would be disobeying God?

Do I have to accept gay people?

What should you do when friends come out as trans and asked to be called by the opposite gender pronouns and another name?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 3, Section 3

Panel | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

What does the Bible say about marriage and divorce?

What does the Bible say about drinking. Marijuana is legal, both recreational and medicinal. Does this fall under the non-intoxication aspect of the Bible?

How strictly should we apply Philippians 4:8 to our lives when choosing what movies, music, or any form of media to partake in?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 3, Section 4

Panel | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

How do you separate from bad friends without hurting them or making them think you’re stuck up?

Is suicide a sin? Is there scripture to support this claim?

Why do people fall away from the church and how can we reach out to friends who may have experienced this?

How do we know that Christianity is not just a distraction from an otherwise purposeless life (without a God that created us to glorify him) and the eventual reality of death. Could it just be a device that people use to create hope and something to live for?

Video - Are People Born Gay?

Jeff Jennings | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

Jeff answers the questions: Does the Bible say that being homosexual is a sin or that being in a homosexual relationship is a sin? Science says that homosexuality is not a choice so why would god create someone that could never be in a relationship because of how God made them or they could but then they would be disobeying God?

Video - Do I Have to Accept Gay People?

Jeff Jennings | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

Jeff answers the question: Do we have to accept gay people?

Video - How Should we Respond to Transgender Individuals?

Jeff Jennings | Various Passages | 12/14/2016

Jeff answers the question: What should you do when friends come out as trans and asked to be called by the opposite gender pronouns and another name?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 2, Section 1

Panel | Various Passages | 12/7/2016

Can you explain 'HOLY fear'?

As Christians, how do we respond to the election of a President with corrupt morals?

How should we as Christians approach politics?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 2, Section 2

Panel | Various Passages | 12/7/2016

I know that at our church and a lot of other churches women aren't allowed to be pastors or elders because that's what the Bible says. Is the Bible and God sexist? Why should I be OK with this?

I've noticed a bit of a stigma around women's ministry in the church. How can church culture be shaped so that women don't feel oppressed but feel valued and important?

What are good, practical ways to be a leader in your spheres of influence?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 2, Section 3

Panel | Various Passages | 12/7/2016

Why is one-on-one discipleship undervalued in the church today (and our church it seems)? How can we make mentorship more easily available for students who come through our doors?

What is the purpose of spreading the gospel when God already knows who will and won't be saved?

It's easy to devalue our use in the church/spreading the gospel as a teenager. How can we turn from this way of thinking?

I have a friend who is a Mormon and refers to herself as a Christian in front of people whom I have invited to church before but still don't really know the gospel. I don't want my other friends to have a false perception of God because of how my Mormon friend acknowledges herself. How do I ask her about her faith and what she believes in a way that isn't completely disrespectful, but still assertive?

Ask Anything 2016 - Week 1

Panel | Various Passages | 11/30/2016

What is one thing about our church that you would change and why?

Are humans inherently good or evil? We are created in gods image but we fell? How does that work?

Are people in hell still made in the image of God?

Why am I here?

How do we know that God is up there in heaven? What will heaven be like?

Since we can only go to heaven through Christ's sacrifice and none of us can be good enough alone, did people before the birth of Christ just not go to heaven?