Author Archives: Jonathan Srock

Hidden Sin

This entry is part 60 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

Did you ever notice something that drove you nuts about somebody else? Every once in a while I will notice something that bothers me about somebody else. Every time they do it or I perceive it in them, I notice. … Continue reading

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OT Most Important Book

This entry is part 363 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

What is the most important book in the Old Testament? This is a very hard question to answer because every part of the Old Testament, every book, has its place and helps us to understand God’s mission to restore his … Continue reading

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Serious Moments

This entry is part 362 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

What are some of the most serious moments in the Bible? I think there are a lot of serious moments throughout the Bible. But if I had to focus on a few, I would deftly focus on all of the … Continue reading

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Results of Unforgiveness

This entry is part 361 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

What happens if we don’t forgive and empathize with someone of their mistake or mistake on us? Does something tragically happen to us, and if we don’t forgive? Forgiveness is a big topic in Jesus’ teaching. Some of the things … Continue reading

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Christian Higher Education

This entry is part 360 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

Does having more credibility make it worth the *time* it takes to earn a degree in Theology, despite that *time* is so short according to prophecy? This is a really great question, and I think it depends on what the … Continue reading

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Human Wisdom

This entry is part 359 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

What does Colossians 2:8 mean? “See to it that no one takes you captive by philosophy and empty deceit, according to human tradition, according to the elemental spirits of the world, and not according to Christ.” (Colossians 2:8, ESV) To … Continue reading

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John the Beloved

This entry is part 358 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

Why is John called John the Beloved? This comes from the Gospel of John. While John is regularly named throughout the synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark, and Luke), you don’t see his name barely anywhere in the Gospel of John, if … Continue reading

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God’s Discipline

This entry is part 357 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

Do any scripture verses inform us how God disciplines us? Before I answer this question, I must make the distinction between God’s judgment and his discipline. God’s judgment is far harsher than his discipline. And his judgment is pointed toward … Continue reading

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Revelation 10:7

This entry is part 356 of 371 in the series Inquiring Minds

When is the fulfillment of Revelation 10:7 due in your opinion? There is a lot of mystery written into the tenth chapter of Revelation. It begins with an angel that comes down from heaven with a little scroll. But before … Continue reading

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Your Heavenly Employer Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Your Heavenly Employer

Have you ever worked so hard that you just wanted to sleep? I often find that my body will take the sleep it needs whether I want it to or not. I will drift off without even realizing it. But … Continue reading

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