Pastoral Qualifications Archive

Freedom From Religion Foundation, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank shares an article concerning complaints of the Freedom From Religion Foundation against Clemson University for approving eighty-seven devotionals between 2012 and 2014. Quoting from Theodore Roosevelt, Hank affirms that even though atheistic organizations such as FFRF decry religion, our laws, morality, and […]

Church of Bacon, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank describes an actual church called the United Church of Bacon, which was started at the home of Penn Jillette in 2010 by his friends, the Twelve Apostates. The reason for the name, aside from satire, is because bacon is real and can […]

The Divorced Pastor, and Q&A

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank welcomes Dr. Mike Ross, Senior Pastor of Christ Covenant Church in Matthews, NC to discuss his article in the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, “The Divorced Pastor: Is He the Husband of One Wife?” Dr. Ross gives biblical insight on marital fidelity, gender roles, and the redefinition of the family. […]

The Impact of Evolution, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank explains how Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution has had a tremendous impact on virtually every area of our lives. Questions and Answers: How can I determine which church, pastor, or religion is true? My parents are Seventh Day Adventists and want me […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Questions and Answers: What are your thoughts on the book, Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo? What are the biblical grounds for divorce and remarriage? I am attending a United Methodist Church and we are getting a new pastor who identifies herself as lesbian. […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: From a biblical perspective, does it matter whether we are cremated or buried? Why did the Israelites want meat to eat in Numbers 11? Didn’t they have flocks and herds of animals? Do you have any advice on how to discuss political issues in a godly […]

Qualifications for A Pastor

In this week’s video Hank answers a caller who asks about the qualifications for pastors with respect to marriage & divorce according

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: What caused Job to realize his mistakes? What happens after death? Must a pastor be the husband of one wife? Is this referring to divorce? When talking about homosexuals, why do you use the “gay” instead of the biblical word, “sodomite”? My friend’s husband is cheating […]

Should Christians judge the teachings of their leaders?

Not only is judging permissible, it is our responsibility. Nobody’s teachings are above sound judgment—especially those of influential leaders! Biblically, authority and accountability go hand in hand (cf. Luke 12:48). The greater the responsibility one holds, the greater the accountability (cf. James 3:1). First, the precedent for making right judgments comes from Scripture itself. In […]