"Question #481 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. According to Romans chapter eigh t, what things cannot separate us from God's love? "
"(NIV) Romans 8:38,39 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of "
Question #482 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Who can become God's children?
"(NIV) John 1:11,12 He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him. Yet to all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God. "
Question #483 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. How c an we determine God's will for our lives?
"(NIV) Proverbs 3:5,6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight. "
Question #484 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. How i mportant is church attendance?
"(NIV) Hebrews 10:25 Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another--and all the more as you see the Day approaching. "
Question #485 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Is all the Bible inspired?
"(NIV) 2 Timothy 3:16 All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness. "
Question #486 for 30 points: What four n atural or logical evidences do we have that the Bible is inspired?
Findings of archaeology; its unity; its endurance; its timelessness; its influence on people and nations; its many fulfilled prophecies
Question #487 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Why sh ould we study the Bible?
"(NIV) 2 Timothy 2:15 Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth. "
Question #488 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What di d John say was his purpose for writing his Gospel?
"(NIV) John 20:31 But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name. "
Question #489 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. How p owerful is God's Word?
"(NIV) Hebrews 4:12 For the Word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. "
"Question #490 for 30 points: What five b ooks of the Bible are called the ""Pentateuch""? "
"Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy "
Question #491 for 30 points: What are the t welve books of Old Testament history?
"Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 & 2 Samuel, 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther "
Question #492 for 30 points: What are the five books of O ld Testament poetry?
"Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon "
Question #493 for 30 points: What five O ld Testament books were written by the major prophets?
"Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Daniel "
Question #494 for 30 points: What t welve Old Testament books were written by the minor prophets?
"Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi "
Question #495 for 30 points: What are the five books of N ew Testament history?
"Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts "
Question #496 for 30 points: What are the th irteen epistles written by Paul?
"Romans, 1 & 2 Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians, 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon "
Question #497 for 30 points: What are the eigh t General Epistles?
"Hebrews, James, 1 & 2 Peter, 1, 2, & 3 John, Jude "
Question #498 for 30 points: What are the five books of th e New Testament written by John?
"Gospel of John; 1, 2, & 3 John; Revelation "
Question #499 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse wh ich declares only Jesus can give us salvation.
"(NIV) Acts 4:12 Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved. "
"Question #500 for 30 points: Give f ive of Jesus' ""I am"" declarations from the Gospel of John. "
"[I am the] Bread of Life; [I am the] Resurrection and the Life; [I am the] Light of the World; [I am the] Way, Truth, and Life; [I am the] Door [Gate]; [I am the] True Vine; [I am the] Good Shepherd "
Question #501 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What is the g reat prophecy in Isaiah chapter nine concerning Jesus' birth?
"(NIV) Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. "
Question #502 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What prophecy did J esus make to Nicodemus concerning His atoning death?
"(NIV) John 3:14,15 Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the desert, so the Son of Man must be lifted up, that everyone who believes in him may have eternal life. "
Question #503 for 30 points: What is m eant by the fullness of Christ's atonement?
That Jesus' death purchased both forgiveness from sin and freedom from its penalty
Question #504 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse of Second Corinthians which s peaks of all three members of the Trinity.
"(NIV) 2 Corinthians 13:14 May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. "
Question #505 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse of M atthew's Gospel which tells of Jesus' supernatural birth.
"(NIV) Matthew 1:23 The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel--which means, ""God with us."" "
"Question #506 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. When Thomas asked about the way to heaven, what did Jesus say? "
(NIV) John 14:6 ...I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Question #507 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What sa ying of Jesus to Martha tells us that Jesus has power over death?
"(NIV) John 11:25 ...I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies. "
Question #508 for 30 points: What does the Bible t ell us about the life of Jesus between the time He was 12 and 30?
"He obeyed His parents, grew mentally and physically, and gained favor with both God and people. "
"Question #509 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. In the Sermon on the Mount, what did Jesus say was His relationship to the Law and the Prophets? "
(NIV) Matthew 5:17 Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them.
Question #510 for 30 points: What three pe rsons did Jesus raise from the dead?
"Jairus' daughter, a widow's son, Lazarus "
Question #511 for 30 points: What three pr ophecies did Zechariah make about Jesus' betrayal?
The betrayer would be paid thirty pieces of silver. The money would be thrown down in the temple. The money would be used to buy the potter's field.
Question #512 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Why d id God send His Son into the world?
"(NIV) John 3:16,17 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him. "
Question #513 for 30 points: What four things d oes God ask us to do in order to receive His salvation?
Confess and repent of our sins; ask God to save us; believe Jesus [Christ] was raised from the dead; confess Jesus [Christ] as Savior and Lord
Question #514 for 30 points: J esus' parables in Luke chapter 15 deal with what three lost things?
"A lost sheep, a lost coin, a lost son "
"Question #515 for 30 points: Whe n the prodigal son told his father he was only worthy to be a servant, what did the father do? "
Put the best robe on him; put a ring on his finger; put shoes on his feet; gave him a banquet
"Question #516 for 30 points: In the Parable of the Sower, to what four kinds of people did Jesus compare the soils? "
Those who allow Satan to steal the Word; those who deny Christ [Jesus] when persecuted; those who allow worldly things to dominate their lives; those who receive the gospel and share it with others
Question #517 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the i nvitation of Jesus contained in Revelation chapter three.
"(NIV) Revelation 3:20 Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me. "
"Question #518 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. According to Romans chapter te n, what should we do to be saved? "
"(NIV) Romans 10:9 That if you confess with your mouth, ""Jesus is Lord,"" and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. "
Question #519 for 30 points: What are s ome evidences that a person is truly a Christian?
Love for other Christians; witness [testimony] of the Spirit; bearing spiritual fruit
Question #520 for 30 points: Is it possible to stop being a Christian?
"Yes, we must continue in faith and God's grace to remain God's children. "
Question #521 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What de finition of faith is found in Hebrews 11:1?
(NIV) Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.
"Question #522 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. According to Ph ilippians chapter one, what assurance do we have that God is able to keep us? "
"(NIV) Philippians 1:6 Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. "
Question #523 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. How should a Christian d o all things?
"(NIV) Colossians 3:17 And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. "
Question #524 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. How should a Christian t reat those who mistreat him?
(NIV) Matthew 5:44 ...Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.
"Question #525 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. According to E phesians chapter four, how should we treat others? "
"(NIV) Ephesians 4:32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. "
Question #526 for 30 points: What are fo ur things we should do in order to be more like Jesus?
Learn the Word; pray each day; attend church services; follow the Spirit's leading.
Question #527 for 30 points: What is P aul's threefold advice concerning anger?
Don't use anger as an excuse to sin; don't hold grudges; don't listen to the devil.
Question #528 for 30 points: Give s even of the characteristics of true Christian love.
Patient; kind; not jealous; not demanding of its own way; does not hold grudges; isn't glad about injustice; rejoices in truth; enduring
Question #529 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. D o all things that happen to a Christian have a purpose?
"(NIV) Romans 8:28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. "
Question #530 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What should be our g reatest goal in life?
"(NIV) Matthew 6:33 But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. "
Question #531 for 30 points: What does the Bible s ay to do when others pressure us to disobey God?
Do not follow others to do what is wrong. Obey God rather than people.
Question #532 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the L ord's Prayer.
"(NIV) Matthew 6:9-13 ...Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptat "
"Question #533 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. From th e first Psalm, quote the definition of the blessed man. "
(NIV) Psalm 1:1 Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers.
Question #534 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse i n Psalms which tells us why believers do not need to fear death.
"(NIV) Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. "
Question #535 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Why c an we not trust our own judgment in choosing the right way to live?
"(NIV) Proverbs 14:12 There is a way that seems right to a man, but in the end it leads to death. "
Question #536 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What is the Chr istian's first responsibility in witnessing to the lost?
"(NIV) Matthew 5:16 ...Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven. "
Question #537 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What a re the two verses in Matthew chapter six which tell us where we should store up treasures and why?
"(NIV) Matthew 6:20,21 But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. "
"Question #538 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. According to Romans tw elve verse one, what does God desire from each Christian? "
"(NIV) Romans 12:1 Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God--this is your spiritual act of worship. "
Question #539 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse of Philippians that tells us what t o do instead of worrying.
"(NIV) Philippians 4:6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. "
Question #540 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse of Philippians that tells us what w e should think about.
"(NIV) Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable--if anything is excellent or praiseworthy--think about such things. "
Question #541 for 30 points: Why should we not drink alcoholic beverages?
Wine is a mocker and beer is a brawler. Whoever is led astray by them is not wise.
Question #542 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What should be our p rayer about our speech and thoughts?
"(NIV) Psalm 19:14 May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, O Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer. "
Question #543 for 30 points: How c an Christians live victoriously over sin?
"By yielding to God, claiming identification with the death and resurrection of Jesus, and allowing the Spirit to lead us "
Question #544 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. How d o we know we can resist temptation?
"(NIV) 1 Corinthians 10:13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it. "
Question #545 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What does an Old Testament proverb say about hiding our sins?
"(NIV) Proverbs 28:13 He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy. "
"Question #546 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. According to th e First Epistle of John, what should Christians do if they sin? "
"(NIV) 1 John 1:9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. "
"Question #547 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What v erse in Psalms gives us guidance about TV and computer programs, movies, and other media? "
(NIV) Psalm 101:3 I will set before my eyes no vile thing...
Question #548 for 30 points: What three s upernatural things happened on the Day of Pentecost?
The sound of a mighty rushing wind was heard. Divided tongues of fire appeared. Disciples spoke in languages they had never learned.
Question #549 for 30 points: What w as Jesus' last command to His apostles before His ascension?
Jesus told them not to leave Jerusalem until they had received the fullness of the Holy Spirit.
Question #550 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. T o whom is the promise of the baptism in the Holy Spirit given?
(NIV) Acts 2:39 The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off--for all whom the Lord our God will call.
Question #551 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the w ords of Jesus which tell the purpose of the baptism in the Holy Spirit [Ghost].
"(NIV) Acts 1:8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth. "
"Question #552 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. As listed in Galatians, what is the fruit of the Spirit? "
"(NIV) Galatians 5:22,23 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. "
Question #553 for 30 points: R omans chapter twelve lists what seven gifts of the Spirit?
"(NIV) Prophesying, serving, teaching, encouraging, contributing, leadership, showing mercy "
Question #554 for 30 points: First Corinthians chapter t welve lists what nine gifts of the Spirit?
"(NIV) Message of wisdom, message of knowledge, faith, gifts of healing, miraculous powers, prophecy, distinguishing between spirits, tongues, interpretation of tongues "
Question #555 for 30 points: Who sh ould become members of a local church?
"Those who: have accepted Christ as Savior; have been baptized in water; agree with the church's teachings; pledge to support the church with tithe, talents, and attendance; and are willing to abide by the church's discipline. "
Question #556 for 30 points: What three f igures of speech do Bible writers use to describe the Church?
"A body, a building, a bride "
"Question #557 for 30 points: Fo llowing the Day of Pentecost, in what four things did the believers continue steadfastly? "
"Apostle's doctrine, fellowship, breaking of bread, prayer "
Question #558 for 30 points: How d oes a church grow?
"When individual members of a church contribute their God-given gifts, then the church will be healthy and grow in love. "
Question #559 for 30 points: What does i t mean to be a good steward?
Being a good steward is recognizing that all we have and all we are has been given to us by God and is to be used wisely in furthering the work of God.
"Question #560 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. From M atthew, quote the Great Commission. "
"(NIV) Matthew 28:19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. "
Question #561 for 30 points: E phesians chapter four mentions what five ministry gifts?
"Apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors, teachers "
Question #562 for 30 points: First Corinthians chapter f ourteen contains what two great rules for worship in the church?
Everything should be done for the spiritual growth [strengthening] of the congregation. Everything should be done in a fitting and orderly way.
Question #563 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse of Second Corinthians which t ells us how to give.
"(NIV) 2 Corinthians 9:7 Each man should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. "
Question #564 for 30 points: What four things sh ould we do when we participate in the communion service?
Remember Jesus' death; look forward to His return; examine our relationship with God; enjoy fellowship with Jesus and our fellow Christians
Question #565 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What prophecy did I saiah make concerning Jesus' atoning death?
"(NIV) Isaiah 53:5 But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed. "
Question #566 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. What g reat promise did Jesus make to His disciples concerning His return?
"(NIV) John 14:3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. "
"Question #567 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. At Jesus' ascension, what prophecy was made concerning His return? "
"(NIV) Acts 1:11 ...This same Jesus, who has been taken from you into heaven, will come back in the same way you have seen him go into heaven. "
Question #568 for 30 points: What are fi ve different signs of Jesus' soon return?
Increase in knowledge; increase in evil; wars and rumors of war; return of Jews to Israel; false prophets and messiahs; earthquakes; famine and pestilence
Question #569 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the t wo verses of First Thessalonians in which Paul describes the rapture of the Church.
"(NIV) 1 Thessalonians 4:16,17 For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left "
Question #570 for 30 points: QUOTATION QUESTION. Quote the verse of F irst Corinthians chapter fifteen in which Paul describes what will happen when Jesus returns.
"(NIV) 1 Corinthians 15:52 In a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed. "
Question #571 for 30 points: Wi ll all people be judged?
"Yes, Christians will be judged by Christ [God] to determine who deserves rewards, while those who refused Christ as Savior will be judged unworthy of eternal life. "
Question #572 for 30 points: Who were the twelve s ons of Jacob?
"Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, Joseph, Benjamin, Dan, Naphtali, Gad, Asher "
Question #573 for 30 points: Which of the Ten Commandments deal with our relationship with G od?
(NIV) You shall have no other gods before me. You shall not make for yourself an idol. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God. Remember the Sabbath day.
Question #574 for 30 points: Which of the Ten Commandments deal with our relationship with o thers?
(NIV) Honor your father and your mother. You shall not murder. You shall not commit adultery. You shall not steal. You shall not give false testimony. You shall not covet.
Question #575 for 30 points: Who were the twelve a postles of Jesus?
"Simon Peter, Andrew, James son of Zebedee, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James son of Alpheus, Thaddeus, Simon the Zealot [Canaanite], Judas Iscariot "
"Question #576 for 30 points: Fr om Proverbs chapter six, list five things which God hates. "
Proud look; lying tongue; hands which shed innocent blood; heart filled with wicked thoughts; feet that run to mischief; false witness; one who causes troubles among friends