Searching the Scriptures

We are already planning for our Search the Scriptures for 2018
Our dates will be again in October, more info to come.
If you have a Bible quesiton that you would like answered, send
it in and we will get the panel to  address it.

Our program will be on October 8-10, 2018
The recordings will appear here shortly after the program.

Search Scriptures 1A – 1E – October 23, 2017
Audio and videos of all 3 nights are available upon request.

Search the Scriptures 1A – 2017
Question 1 – Do we need to know the whole Bible? – Vincent Hawkins
Question 2 – Please explain 1 Corinthians 15:29, “baptism for the dead.”  – Jimmy Gaston

Search the Scriptures 1B – 2017
Question 3 – Where did Jesus go after His death? – Richard Shields

Search the Scriptures 1C – 2017
Question 4 – Will people who never heard the Gospel be saved? – Vincent Hawkins
Question 5 – Is church attendance necessary every time the doors are open? –
Jimmy Gaston

Search the Scriptures 1D – 2017
Question 6 – Does the Bible speak of degrees of rewards and punishments?
Richard Shields

Search the Scriptures 1E – 2017
Question 7  – Exodus 20:4-6 in reference to: “punishing children for the sins of the fathers to the third and fourth generations.” How do those scriptures line up with scriptures like: Deuteronomy 24:16 “Fathers shall not be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their fathers; each is to die for his own sins.”  – All 3 Men

Search Scriptures 2A to 2E  – October 24, 2017

Search the Scriptures 2A
Question 1 – When the Bible says “bread” – He took bread, yet we take crackers and break it, is it wrong to use cracker, instead of bread? – Richard Shields
Question 2 – Do we always need to say “amen” at the end of our prayers? – Keith Hinds


Search the Scriptures 2B
Question 3 – To be a preacher in the church does one have to go to a formal preaching school that has been around a long time? – Jimmy Gaston

Search the Scriptures 2C
Question 4 – Is there any place the Bible says we will return to the earth? – Richard Shields

Search the Scriptures 2D
Question 5 – When we die do we go directly to be with God & Jesus? – Keith Hinds
Question 6 – Why don’t we as Christians take the Lord’s Supper Sunday night, for we do all the other requirements? – Jimmy Gaston


Search the Scriptures 2E
Question 7 – If we know as a Christian, some Christians are living in a sinful manner, is that on us, do we become partakers of that, at we to confront them, sins like adultery, etc.
All 3

Search Scriptures 3A-3E – October 25, 2017

Question 1 – Is suicide committed by Christian and/or non-Christian murder?
Jimmy Gaston

Question 2 – Please explain the Scripture where it says, “two or three are gathered in My name.”  I have heard it explained in two different ways: (1) as worship, (2) to settle disagreements.  – Kevin Schwiger
Question 3 – Please explain the Scripture on how many times we forgive.  I feel I forgive often, but feel I am taken advantage of when I do. – Richard Shields

Question 4 – Where in the Bible does it say we are to take care of our parents?
Jimmy Gaston
Question 5 – How do we prove the words of the New Testament are God’s word?
Kevin Schwiger

Question 6 – As far as we can tell where was the Garden of Eden? – Richard Shields

Question 7 – Everyone in the world is of the same race.  Is this true?  Please explain.  And why does there seem to be division in many churches over race still today? – All 3