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Message 1, Ask Ligonier with W. Robert Godfrey (February 2020):

On February 18th, Dr. W. Robert Godfrey joined us as a special guest on our Ask Ligonier team and answered your biblical and theological questions live online.

This special online event was streamed live on Ligonier’s blogYouTubeFacebook, and Twitter.

Questions:

  1. What should discipleship look like in the local church? (2:19)
  2. Are the TV preachers that talk about health and prosperity the false teachers Jesus talked about? (3:26)
  3. Aside from God’s Word, what book has had the greatest impact on your life and ministry? (4:24)
  4. Why should Christians today read the writings of the Reformed scholastics? (5:24)
  5. Do Baptists come from the Anabaptist movement? (7:49)
  6. What advice do you have for interpreting Scripture correctly? (9:05)
  7. How do you preach the Psalms? (11:45)
  8. Are Roman Catholic baptism and Mormon baptism considered valid? (15:18)
  9. If someone was baptized before conversion, must he be baptized again after coming to faith? (17:10)
  10. Does God’s election cause us to believe in Christ, or does He give us the choice to believe? (19:30)
  11. Does God predestine people to hell? (20:28)
  12. Why do some churches replace the historic creeds and confessions with mission statements and statements of faith? (23:19)
  13. What is the value of studying God’s law and the book of Deuteronomy? (25:35)
  14. Do you have any advice on how to grow in the discipline of reading? (28:19)
  15. When we develop a relationship with God, are we developing it with the Father or with Jesus? (30:31)
  16. Is it normal that I feel nervous about heaven and entering the presence of God? (31:54)
  17. What does Philippians 2:12 mean by “work out your salvation with fear and trembling”? (34:14)
  18. Is social media a help or a hindrance for the church in the 21st century? (36:20)
  19. Why should we trust the Bible? (38:50)
  20. What are your favorite Christian biographies? (42:11)
  21. Some teachers are claiming that the Old Testament is no longer relevant for Christians. What is your advice? (44:27)
  22. Should specific people and groups be called out from the pulpit as false teachers, or should only their teaching be called out? (45:52)
  23. When a person trusts in Jesus, does the Holy Spirit automatically fill them, or must they invite Him? (46:43)
  24. What is “the gift of God” in Ephesians 2:8—grace, faith, or both? (47:55)
  25. When John identifies Jesus as “the Logos,” is he referring to the Logos in Greek philosophy? (49:30)
  26. How important is God’s covenant with Adam when it comes to our salvation? (51:07)
  27. What’s the biggest difference between Reformed theology and non-Reformed theology? (52:46)
  28. Do Christians sin when they work on the Lord’s Day? (55:26)
  29. What must I do to be saved? (58:23)