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10 most asked questions by non believers

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Hi guys,

I`m thinking about a project. Therefore I could use some input from you guys.
Did you ever talk with some non-believers / non-Christians and were surprised by their questions about God?

I therefore would like to know what you guys think are questions asked by non-believers/ non-Christians about life / God / church etc.
If you only think about one question, that's also ok. I will kind of try to create a top 10 of the questions you come up with and try to order them in this first post.

Top 10 asked questions by non-believers and non-Christians:
1. If God is good, why is there evil in this world?
2. I`m a good person, so why do I have to accept Jesus to go to heaven?
3. If God is so loving, why would He send someone to hell?
4. How do you know that God is real?
5. What about evidence in the Universe for the Big Bang?
6. Why did God create this world?
7. Who created God?
8. Why can't you prove there is a God?
9. Why do you say homosexuality is wrong?
10. What is "sin"?

This is to prepare myself a bit and get the answers ready ;-)


God bless you,
Jona.

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2. How do you know that God is real?

3. How and/or why is homosexualiy wrong?

4. What is "sin"?

5. If Adam and Eve were the first people, then wouldn't they have had to engage in incest for people to come about?

6. Why did/would God create this world?

That's all I can think of.

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  • Who created God?
  • Did God endorse slavery?
  • Why don't you still stone people?
  • What about the evidence in the Universe for the Big Bang?
  • Why can't you prove there is a God?

Ahh, I love a good conversation with an atheist! It's a shame some of them have to resort to mockery when they start losing the debate.

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Looks as if we have ten questions already. These two I've heard numerous times in attempting to witness:

If God is so loving, why would He send someone to Hell?

I'm a good person, so why do I have to accept Jesus to go to Heaven?

 

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1. If God is good, why is there evil in this world?

Free will - choice. God gave us dominion over the earth. The evil that continues is because of man. As such, a man asked God, "Why so much suffering and pain on earth?" and Jesus said, "Funny! I was going to ask you the same question."


2. I`m a good person, so why do I have to accept Jesus to go to heaven?

Bad eggs in flour make bad bread. We are born tainted, so there is no "good person;" see the first question.


3. If God is so loving, why would He send someone to hell?

God sends no one to hell. It's their choice. Jesus died paying for our penalty of sin (death), but we choose to not to believe and accept the free gift.


4. How do you know that God is real?

How do you know He's not real? Proof of His existence is everywhere. One only need to seek Him out and have a teachable heart.


5. What about evidence in the Universe for the Big Bang?

The Big Bang is a scientific explanation against what the word of God says. The word of God says that the universe is like a fabric stretched out. Science is extrapolating what is visible rather than knowing all the conditions at Creation. Scientists are trying to reverse engineer the universe which is like a one-year-old child reverse engineer a Ferrari.


6. Why did God create this world?

For His pleasure. Why do you write music or paint a picture or write a poem?


7. Who created God?

God isn't temporary like us, the created, so He has always been. No beginning, no end.


8. Why can't you prove there is a God?

The proof is everywhere. What is the proof you seek? Adam was sinless and walked and talked with God, yet Adam still did not believe God. King David had all he could ever want and yet he was a murderer after God calling him the apple of His eye. Proof of God is not what you seek. One has to believe in the possibility of something in order to discover it. Only a teachable heart can find the truth. 


9. Why do you say homosexuality is wrong?

Because it causes confusion. The same goes for fornication and bestiality. The homosexuality of the 1980s birthed the genderless push of today. Confusion and chaos.


10. What is "sin"?

To miss the mark as in arrows and target. A means of measuring that comes up short. You need a gallon, but you only have a quart. You owe $100 and you only have $1. Salvation is where God came to give you not $99, but $1 trillion.

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17 hours ago, Jona_is_a_true_believer said:

5. What about evidence in the Universe for the Big Bang?

Why is this a problem? Before the Big Bang theory, most scientists believed that the universe had always existed, and that it had no beginning - in direct contradiction to the Bible, which teaches that the universe did begin at some point, because God created it out of nothing.

Now most people agree that the universe did have a beginning - a rare example of science coming into agreement with Scripture!

(Although it's called the "Big Bang", that's just a popular name that has stuck. Scientists don't really think there was a cosmic explosion).

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7 hours ago, Jona_is_a_true_believer said:

Great job abdicate, not only do I have the questions but also the answers :-)

Thanks for the kind words. As to #5, this article just came out: https://www.cnet.com/news/universe-is-expanding-faster-than-we-thought-and-no-one-knows-why/

The answer is that it's about to snap back. When you overstretch something it'll rip and snap back like a rubber band. The word of God says this is going to happen.

Isaiah 34:4
All of the army of the sky will be dissolved. The sky will be rolled up like a scroll, and all its armies will fade away, as a leaf fades from off a vine or a fig tree.

Revelation 6:14
The sky was removed like a scroll when it is rolled up. Every mountain and island were moved out of their places.

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