Author: Pastor John Haggard

Why does the Bible use only masculine generic terms?

By Pastor John Haggard

Why can children be referred to as “sons,” but they are never called (generically) “daughters”? It is apparent that, in the culture of the biblical writers, it was standard practice to use the generic masculine. It was just how people thought and how they talked. For centuries in modern English, we also used the generic…

Who Wrote the Bible?

By Pastor John Haggard

Ultimately, above the human authors, the Bible was written by God. 2 Timothy 3:16 tells us that the Bible was “breathed out” by God. God superintended the human authors of the Bible so that while using their own writing styles and personalities, they still recorded exactly what God wanted to be said. The Bible was…

What can keep me from going to Heaven?

By Pastor John Haggard

Only you can keep you from going to Heaven; no one else has the power to determine your eternal destination. The only way not to go to Heaven is to deny Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior. Jesus said this in Matthew 10:32-33 (NIV): “Whoever acknowledges me before others, I will also acknowledge before…

The Biggest Lie Expanded Edition

By Pastor John Haggard

The biggest lie that’s ever been told to you or to someone you know is that you or they can NEVER go to heaven because of something awful that was done, that Jesus would not forgive what happened NO MATTER WHAT. And you learned that if you invite Jesus Christ into your heart, proclaim Him…