Got Questions? is a category on the Reasons for Hope* Jesus ministry website. It is our intention to not only answer your questions but also to encourage you with hope and empower you to more boldly share your faith. Biblical knowledge should always produce fruit in our lives so we can better reflect the light and love of Jesus in a dark world that needs the hope found only in our Saviour.
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Psalm 22 is a prophetic psalm. But are David’s words really about Jesus? How do we know he was inspired to write a prophecy of the cross?
An Easter Finger Puzzle: A fun way to teach children some key facts about the Last Supper, Good Friday, and Resurrection Sunday.
There are many reasons why Friday was not likely the day the Lord was crucified. A reader asks about a Thursday crucifixion and we answer.
There’s a remez (hidden meaning) tucked in the words of Psalm 22. How does this psalm reveal Jesus as a worm?
For many St. Patrick’s Day is nothing more than a party. But the prayer of St. Patrick reminds us of so much more than fun and frivolity. His beautiful words will touch your heart and give rest to your soul. Read and watch now!
Can we know how long Job did suffer? Consider the clues to understand the length, purpose, and result of Job’s suffering.
In Revelation, Jesus promises to give a new name to overcomers. What will that new name be? How should we understand the Lord’s promise?
Many Christians don’t observe Ash Wednesday. What is it and how should we observe Lent?
We often hear of people “sitting at the Master’s feet” and learning from Jesus. But have you ever sat at the Master’s table? Take a seat…
Since there were no other people groups on the earth when Cain found a wife, where did he find her? Who was she?
Paul admonished believers to speak the truth in love. What did he really mean by that? How can we know if we are speaking the truth in love?
Hebrews 10:26, about willful sin, seems to suggest salvation can be lost. Is that true? People willfully sin after salvation. How should we understand this?
Do Christians have the image of God? What does it mean to be His image-bearers? How should we understand this?
The popular Christmas song, “The 12 Days of Christmas” celebrates the days from Jesus’ birth until the Wise Men arrived. But did the Wise Men arrive 12 days after Christmas?
How you begin 2021 will affect how you live all year. Learn from 2020 and look forward. It’s really quite simple to have a blessed year.
In 2020, COVID changed a lot of things. But people still searched the Scriptures to learn God’s truths. Check out our top ten Got Questions from 2020.
The Bible clearly tells us that Mary is the cousin of Elizabeth who was a Levite. Does that mean Mary was a Levite?
There was a time when most Americans wished people “Merry Christmas” throughout the month of December. But today, many say “Happy Holidays”
The purpose is simple– to prepare our hearts for Christmas. The prophetic symbolism is interesting and might surprise you.
There is a lot of information in the Bible about the events of Jesus’ birth. So what’s the timeline and chronology of events?
2020’s COVID-Year Thanksgiving will be very different. How are we able to celebrate with social distancing?
Sevens run throughout John’s gospel to reveal deeper things about Jesus and to reveal the fingerprint of the Holy Spirit on Scripture.
Is it really possible to rejoice in suffering? How can we suffer well? The Bible has answers, but how should we understand them?
Many know that November 1st, the day after Halloween, is recognized by some churches as All Saints Day. But what is All Soul’s Day?
Do Presidents pray? The words of our first three presidents reveal that they understood their need for God. They prayed!
Our country is making laws that are in direct opposition to God’s truths in the Bible. What does this mean for our country?
Most Christians know Martin Luther was a great theologian and he started the Reformation. But few know that he was the writer of many hymns.