Four Questions for Friends Who are Agnostic
by Nathan Liddell
Every time I start a new Bible study with someone, I ask them two questions: 1. Do you believe God exists? And 2. Is the Bible from God? If they answer yes to both of these questions, we take out our Bibles and begin a study of the differences between the Old Testament and the New Testament. But, what do you do if they don’t answer yes to both of these questions?
Lately, it has been very common for non-Christians I am studying with to answer no to both of these questions and to follow up with, “I’m an agnostic.” While this can be quite a curveball for a study, I have found that it is usually the beginning of a great conversation and learning experience. In this blog, I want to share with you my strategy for studying with agnostics. It consists of asking four questions…