Beyond Today

Bible Insights

Weekly

Understanding the Bible in the 21st Century

Yes! Please Subscribe Me

Subscribe Now
Free, cancel any time

Slider

Articles tagged with: Faith

UCGia Bible Insights September 19 2019

Why does a loving God allow suffering?

Why does a loving God allow suffering?
Many believe a God of love would be bound by His own character and principles to prevent suffering in the world, so why doesn’t God intervene to prevent human anguish and pain?
Read 18:30

UCGia Bible Insights September 5 2019

Christian living: Ordeal or adventure?

Christian living: Ordeal or adventure?
A Christian faces life's difficulties with the determination of a climber.
For a few, God’s way of life is an ordeal to be endured rather than an adventure to delight in.
Read 7:00

UCGia Bible Insights September 5 2019

The 'firstborn from the dead' - What does it mean?

The 'firstborn from the dead' - What does it mean?
The apostle Paul referred to Jesus Christ as “the firstborn from the dead.” If He is “first,” will others follow?
Listen 12:00 Read

UCGia Bible Insights September 5 2019

Learning from the ants

Learning from the ants
In the book of Proverbs God provides some important instruction for us citing the ways of the ants as an example.
Read 7:30

UCGia Bible Insights September 5 2019

Jeroboam, King of Israel

Jeroboam, King of Israel
Sweet Publishing / FreeBibleimages.org
King Jeroboam made some mistakes during his reign over the northern ten tribes of Israel and similar approaches are still influencing us today.
Read 13:00

UCGia Bible Insights August 22 2019

What do you believe and why?

What do you believe and why?
Sister Elizabeth Kenny, who established a backyard clinic in Townsville to treat long-term poliomyelitis victims and cerebral palsy patients, 1932.
Is what you believe really true? Many of us just accept what those around us believe without really checking for ourselves.
Read 9:00

UCGia Bible Insights August 22 2019

The crucial role of Faith

The crucial role of Faith
A practical example of faith, as skydivers exhibit trust in their parachutes to save their lives.
Many people believe in God. They assume He exists, but He is not real enough to them to affect what they think and do.
Read 5:00

UCGia Bible Insights August 15 2019

The frog in the pot

The frog in the pot
How much are we unconsciously influenced by the values and opinions of society without really noticing it?
Read 8:00

UCGia Bible Insights August 15 2019

Beliefs of the New Testament Church

Beliefs of the New Testament Church
The book of Acts reveals some differences between the practices of the New Testament church and mainstream Christianity today.
Watch 5:15 Listen Read

UCGia Bible Insights July 18 2019

Joseph - A faithful servant

Joseph - A faithful servant
freebibleimages.org
The story of Joseph is an example of enduring faith. Although God allowed Joseph to be severely tried, He also abundantly blessed him and his descendants.
Read 10:00

UCGia Bible Insights July 18 2019

Has God lost control?

Has God lost control?
If God is all powerful and a God of love why is there so much pain and suffering in the world?
Read 10:00

UCGia Bible Insights July 18 2019

The Abortion Debate: What does God think?

The Abortion Debate: What does God think?
Every day tens of thousands of abortions take place around the world. But how does God view the taking of the lives of the unborn? Let's take a look at what the Bible says.
Read 16:00

UCGia Bible Insights July 11 2019

Who’s telling you what to think?

Who’s telling you what to think?
As you consider the veracity of newspapers reports, or information from television news programs and social media be sure to ask who's subtly influencing your beliefs and attitudes.
Read 14:00

UCGia Bible Insights July 11 2019

Lessons from the Prodigal Son

Lessons from the Prodigal Son
In a world of broken relationships and shattered families, the story of the prodigal son illustrates the positive outcomes resulting from reconciliation and forgiveness and also helps us learn more about our Father in heaven.
Read 10:00

UCGia Bible Insights July 11 2019

The Lord's Prayer - Some insights

The Lord's Prayer - Some insights
Jesus gave us an example of how to pray which is known as the Lord's prayer. We can use this outline to make our prayers more effective.
Read 5:00 Listen 6:27

UCGia Bible Insights June 13 2019

The mustard seed: A statement of faith

The mustard seed: A statement of faith
UCG.org.au
The parable of the mustard seed is a message of encouragement that from insignificant beginnings God is able to accomplish mighty results.
Read Listen 11:41

UCGia Bible Insights May 16 2019

Pressing the spiritual snooze button

Pressing the spiritual snooze button
Our relationship with our Father in Heaven should be our first priority, but often we all struggle to fit an effective spiritual life into our busy 'to do' list. Here's some good advice.
Read (9 mins)

UCGia Bible Insights May 9 2019

Martin Luther and the unfinished reformation

Martin Luther and the unfinished reformation
Martin Luther and other Protestant reformers who protested the teachings of the Catholic Church had enormous influence on the development of Christianity.
Watch Listen Read

UCGia Bible Insights May 2 2019

What must I do for God to hear my prayers?

What must I do for God to hear my prayers?
Our actions and attitudes can influence God's decision in granting our requests in prayer, however there is no prayer our Creator is unable to hear.
Read Listen [5m 16s]

UCGia Bible Insights April 25 2019

What's wrong with our human nature?

What's wrong with our human nature?
The tendency of human beings to disobey God and exalt themselves indicates selfishness and pride are often the primary motives, rather than a desire to obey God.
Read

UCGia Bible Insights April 25 2019

Are you led by God's Spirit?

Are you led by God's Spirit?
Being led by God's Spirit means you allow God to govern your life by diligently submitting to Him in your thoughts, words and deeds.
Read Listen [28m 18s] Watch

UCGia Bible Insights April 17 2019

Was Jesus really resurrected?

Was Jesus really resurrected?
The resurrection of Jesus Christ is foundational to the Christian faith. Without it, we have no interceding High Priest and Saviour.
Read Listen [16m 24s] Watch

UCGia Bible Insights April 17 2019

Why should Christians keep the Passover?

Why should Christians keep the Passover?
Many Christians have been taught the Passover is an outdated “Jewish” observance done away with at Jesus’ death and replaced by Easter.
Read

UCGia Bible Insights April 4 2019

Grieving the Holy Spirit

Grieving the Holy Spirit
Through His presence in us, via the Holy Spirit, Jesus is witness to our every word, thought and act. Some of which have the potential to grieve Him.
Read Listen [8m 47s]

UCGia Bible Insights March 28 2019

Are you a truth seeker?

Are you a truth seeker?
We live in a world of information overload. Everyone has an opinion and many share the view that one opinion is just as good as another.
[12  >>  
UCGia

Get Your Free Subscription to Beyond Today Magazine

Beyond Today magazine is available to you at no cost whatsoeverPlease provide your details below. 

Request Beyond Today Magazine Print Copy

Request this issue of Beyond Today magazine at no cost whatsoeverPlease provide your details below.