Can God Hear Me? (ATP)

Can God Hear Me? (ATP) Today I came across some Christian songs with some country singers I like featured in them, and in reading the comments that people post, one particular stood out to me… They referenced John 9:31.  “Now we know that God does not hear sinners; but if anyone is a worshiper of God and does His will, He hears…

Swearing To Your Own Hurt (ATP)

Swearing To Your Own Hurt (ATP) Question: What does psalm 15:4 mean? Specifically the part about “he who swears to his own hurt and does not change.”  The scripture this question is referring to says this, Psalms 15:4, “In whose eyes a vile person is despised, But he honors those who fear the LORD; He who swears to his own hurt and…

Thoughts & Fiery Darts (ATP)

Thoughts & Fiery Darts (ATP) How do you know where a thought comes from? How can you know if it’s of the Enemy or if it is of our own sinful nature? Can the devil read your thoughts? Let’s start first with the latter question. Is the devil able to read your thoughts? From my understanding of scripture, the devil cannot read…

Forgiveness (ATP)

Forgiveness (ATP) The Bible says if we don’t forgive others we will not be forgiven. Does this affect our salvation, if so how? Do we still go to heaven if we do not forgive others and God does not forgive us? There’s no doubt forgiveness means a lot to God. He sent Jesus to save us as an act of His ultimate…

Pearls & Swine (ATP)

Pearls & Swine (ATP) In Matthew 7:6, the Word says, “Do not give what is holy to dogs; nor cast your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and tear you in pieces,” but it is also stated in Matthew 5:42, “Give to him who asks you, and from him who wants to borrow from you do not turn…

Fulfilling Prayer (ATP)

Fulfilling Prayer (ATP) When you go to pray and you just can’t not because you’re mad or don’t believe God won’t answer but because you can’t focus! You try to pray but two seconds later you lose focus. Maybe something else enters your thoughts or its just blank!! Is this a spiritual thing or mental thing? Before I answer this question I…

Do You Embrace Your Calling?

Do You Embrace Your Calling? 2 Peter 1:10: Therefore, brethren, be even more diligent to make your call and election sure, for if you do these things you will never stumble; If I said for you to embrace someone you would not just give them a little hug. To embrace is like when someone comes home from a long time away and…

What To Do With All This Compassion (ATP)

What To Do With All This Compassion (ATP) My heart is breaking for all that’s going on in the world, all the evil, violence, hate and torment, my heart breaks especially for children and how this world impacts them. I’m finding myself crying daily because I just feel the pain that’s going on. I don’t really watch the news either. It seems…

Who Is, Was, & Will Be Elijah (ATP)

Who Is, Was, & Will Be Elijah (ATP) Can you explain Elijah? Past present and future? He is coming back in the end times as well? What will his role be and will he come back with Jesus or before? We first encounter Elijah in 1 Kings. He was a prophet during the reign of King Ahab. Elijah is considered one of…

 Don’t Judge Me! (ATP)

 Don’t Judge Me! (ATP) Question: I need some guidance on 2 Chronicles 7:13. The latter part states …”or send a plague/pestilence among my people…” This is confusing me because I thought He didn’t cause or create these things, or am I missing the message here? 2 Chronicles 7:13 “When I shut up heaven and there is no rain, or command the locusts…