Got Questions? Archives - Reasons for Hope

Why do we call it Good Friday?March 30th, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   We read the accounts of the crucifixion in the Bible and we often see it portrayed in movies and videos. The day in which Jesus was crucified was a day of darkness and…read more

Is “The Folded Napkin” (an Internet forward) true?March 23rd, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   Q.  What is the meaning of the folded napkin found in the tomb of Jesus?  I received an Internet forward that says it was a message that Jesus will return.  Any truth…read more

What about magic, witches and fairies in children’s books and movies?March 17th, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   Q.  I am the mother of 2 young children and I find that everywhere I turn, they are being inundated with magic, witches, fairies, etc., even in otherwise innocent children’s stories. I…read more

Is SUICIDE an unforgivable sin?March 9th, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   Recently I have received more questions than I wish to count about the eternal destiny of those who commit suicide.  Therefore, this question has been moved to the top of the Got…read more

Can Jews go to Heaven without knowing Jesus?March 3rd, 2015 by 

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   Q.  Because the Israelites are the chosen people of GOD will they and all the descendants of David be accepted into Heaven even if they do not accept Christ as their personal Savior?…read more

What is glory?February 24th, 2015 by 

     By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   Q. We read about the glory of God and also that one day we will go to glory.  How much do we know about “glory?”   The question, “what is glory?”…read more

How could Noah fit all the animals on the ark?February 16th, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   This is a common question and it’s a question we have answered with one of our popular deBUNKED videos.  Borrowing from the study guide that accompanies the deBUNKED DVD, I will answer…read more

How should I understand predestination?February 10th, 2015 by 

    By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   Predestination is the doctrine that attempts to explain how God accomplishes His will in our world through His foreknowledge and by foreordaining all things that come to pass.  It must be…read more

How much should I fear Satan?February 2nd, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   This is a great question.  I believe that Christians err in two ways when it comes to Satan.  They either 1) think and worry too much about him and attribute all or…read more

Are we a soul, or do we have a soul?January 27th, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   C. S. Lewis is often quoted as having said, “You don’t have a soul. You are a soul; you have a body,” however, this saying is not found in any of his…read more

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