Dr. John Ankerberg

Who, Being in Very Nature God

By Dr. John Ankerberg / March 22, 2022

Alright, let me go to a hymn that’s a knockout. Scholars just say, you know, “Let’s just show you that this is a hymn that the Christians sang.” Listen to the words and the content of this song, this hymn, that they sang, and it is talking about the earliest Christians’ belief in Jesus.

An Introduction to Biblical Prophecy – Part 4

By Dr. John Ankerberg / February 7, 2022

Biblical prophecy is important because it is an encouragement to godly living and evangelism. Millions of people today fear the future. Famous novelist Kurt Vonnegut expressed the despair of many when he said, “Things are going to get worse and worse and never get better again.”[1] Indeed, many of those who truly understand the world today are terrified. As we look around at our family, friends and neighbors, as we understand other’s concern with the future, we are encouraged to lead them to the One who controls the future. Only He can offer them hope in the face of life’s many uncertainties.

An Introduction to Biblical Prophecy – Part 3

By Dr. John Ankerberg / February 2, 2022

an testify to the uniqueness of the Bible’s prophecies. Not once has he found the quality or detail of biblical prophecy in non-biblical literature.

An Introduction to Biblical Prophecy – Part 2

By Dr. John Ankerberg / January 26, 2022

Many people today, even some Christians, think that the study of prophecy is of little or no relevance. Some further claim there are so many differing views on the subject that it’s difficult to know what to believe. Others argue biblical prophecy deals with general or obscure predictions that could mean anything to anyone. Thus, rather than consider prophecy of spiritual or apologetic value (apologetics involves the defense of the Christian faith), such individuals consider it more of a nuisance.

An Introduction to Biblical Prophecy – Part 1

By Dr. John Ankerberg / January 18, 2022

  Introduction: Biblical Prophecy by Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon Someone once said, “We should all be concerned about our future because we will have to spend the rest…

What Does the Bible Teach about Female Pastors?

By Dr. John Ankerberg / September 25, 2018

What does the Bible say about female pastors? The desire to see women in leadership is on the rise.[1]   The topic of female pastors has become a hotly debated topic.…

Can Praying For a Dead Loved One Do Any Good?

By Dr. John Ankerberg / September 17, 2018

As we see from Luke 16:26, once the rich man and Lazarus die, their location and eternal destiny is fixed. There is no second chance or opportunity to change locations.

Do We Go Directly to Heaven When We Die?

By Dr. John Ankerberg / September 17, 2018

When We Die in Christ, Do We Go Directly to Heaven? There are several passages in the New Testament which indicate just that.

What is the Book of Life?

By Dr. John Ankerberg / September 8, 2018

Philippians 4: 13 says, “Yes, I ask you also, true companion, help these women, who have labored side by side with me in the gospel together with Clement and the rest of my fellow workers, whose names are in the book of life.” What is this Book of Life and how do we get our names in it?

Is Abstinence Realistic?

By Dr. John Ankerberg / August 9, 2018

Most people today seem to think that telling young people to wait for sex until marriage is unrealistic. But is it really?