Searching for Truth

Why Jesus?: Are Christ and Christianity Unoriginal?

How can Christianity be “original” if stories that predate the time of Christ allude to gods who were born on December 25th, were called the Son of God, and were raised only a few days after their deaths? Join Eric Lyons as he addresses these criticisms of Jesus Christ and the religion He established 2,000 years ago.

Why Jesus?: A Failed Messianic Prophecy?

How could Isaiah’s suffering servant, who “opened not his mouth,” be referring to Jesus? After all, Jesus opened His mouth and spoke a number of times during his trial and crucifixion. Is Isaiah 53 a failed Messianic prophecy? Join Eric Lyons as he looks at what the Bible says, in both the Old and New Testament, concerning these specific prophecies.

Why Jesus?: Was Jesus Offensive?

Jesus’ initial reaction to a Canaanite woman who cried out for mercy in Matthew 15 baffles many people. How could the all-loving Son of God respond to such a distressed mother in a seemingly callous manner? Was Jesus a mean Messiah, or is there more to this story than meets the eye?

Why Jesus?: Did Jesus Deny His Deity?

Does Jesus admit not being God in Mark 10:18? Did He deny being perfectly moral as well as Divine? In truth, far from denying His goodness and Godhood in Mark 10, Jesus actually implies it.

Why Jesus?:Did Jesus Accept Worship?

Unlike good men and good angels who have always rejected worship from humanity, Jesus accepted worship. Jesus unhesitatingly received glory, honor, and praise from His creation. Such worship is one of the powerful proofs of His divine nature.

Why Jesus?: Was Jesus Powerless in His Hometown?

Why could Jesus “do no mighty work” in His hometown of Nazareth? Did He lack the power that an omnipotent God would have? Is the Bible’s portrayal of Jesus as a mighty miracle worker contradictory? Join Eric Lyons as he discusses the often questioned statement in Mark 6:5.

Why Jesus?: Did Jesus Perform Miracles or Not?

How could Jesus truthfully say that “no sign shall be given to this generation” yet allegedly work many “miracles, wonders, and signs”? Was Jesus merely a mistaken Messiah, or was He a real miracle worker?

Why Jesus?: Why Believe in Jesus’ Miracles?

As the One Who claimed to be Divine should be expected, Scripture records that Jesus performed supernatural miracles to prove His supernatural nature. Join Eric Lyons as he discusses seven reasons why the miracles of Christ are credible testimonies of His divine nature and teachings.  

Why Jesus?: How Can Jesus Be the Only True God?

If Jesus prayed to the Father and called Him “the only true God,” then how could Jesus be God? Does Jesus’ statement in John 17:3 imply that He is less than Divine? Join Eric as he addresses this question using simple reason and revelation.  

Why Jesus?: Is Jesus Really God?

What a person thinks about Jesus is eternally important. To be saved, the Bible indicates that we must come to learn Who Jesus is, and we must come to believe and trust Who He is. Was Jesus merely a good man, a great teacher, or is He God, the Great I am—the eternal Creator of the Universe?

Why Jesus?: Two Reasons to Believe in Jesus

Non-Christians want to know why Christians believe in Jesus, and it is very logical to ask for the evidence. If we want our friends, family, co-workers, and classmates to desire to become Christians, then we must be able to provide logical reasons for the hope that is within us. Join Eric Lyons as he focuses on two straightforward reasons to believe in Jesus.

Understanding Jesus: esus’ Prophecy of the Fall of Jerusalem

With meticulous detail, Jesus predicted the future destruction of Jerusalem. This event then transpired almost four decades after His ascension to Heaven. Not only does this prophecy verify Jesus’ deity, but it adds another powerful evidence for the inspiration of the Bible. Join Kyle Butt as he looks at Jesus’ prophecy and the historical account of Jerusalem’s destruction.

Understanding Jesus: Was Jesus A Vegetarian?

Is it true that Jesus was a vegetarian? You may have heard a statement like this before, but what does the Bible say? Join Kyle Butt as he answers this question from Scripture and how the answer to this question can help us understand how to follow Jesus’ example.

Understanding Jesus: Did Jesus Teach About Hell?

The Bible describes Jesus as the loving Savior of mankind. His persecuted life and sacrificial death were motivated by His love for us. If Jesus’ love is so great, did He teach about hell? Join Kyle Butt as he addresses what the Bible says in regards to Jesus’ teaching about hell, and how His love for mankind and the existence of hell can be reconciled.

Understanding Jesus: The Love Of Jesus

What does the word “love” mean? We use this word reference toward a variety of things: candy, movies, family, or God. Surely we do not have the same depth of meaning in each case. What does it mean when the Bible says, “Jesus loves us”? Join Kyle Butt as he looks at the Bible’s description of Jesus’ love for mankind.