Why Jesus?  Couldn’t God do it all on his own?

Why Jesus? Couldn’t God do it all on his own?

Question   Hello Gramps, I am deeply struggling with my belief. I am very confused as to who should I worship. I read in Quran that we need to only worship God and that God has no partners (it is also written in the 10 commandments). I am just wondering why do we...
Do Mormons adopt some kind of panentheism or pantheism?

Do Mormons adopt some kind of panentheism or pantheism?

Question   Gramps, Do Mormons adopt some kind of panentheism or pantheism? Salah   Answer   Dear Salah, I would like to thank you for your question and I hope I can take the time to illustrate who GOD is! Through all generations of time, the human mind...
If there is a God, why does He allow terrible things to happen?

If there is a God, why does He allow terrible things to happen?

Question   Gramps, I came across a question that left me stumped. Someone had asked, “If there is a God then why does he allow such horrible things to happen?” (Example: murder, rape, etc.)  I realized that if anyone were to ever ask me this I would...
Did God create everything in our physical universe?

Did God create everything in our physical universe?

Question   Gramps, Did God create everything and every last planet/star in our physical universe? Were there other galaxies that we could potentially travel too that were created by other Gods besides Elohim/Jehovah? What does the church believe on this issue?...
Can God change the world through me?

Can God change the world through me?

Question   Gramps, Three years ago I was an atheist, I was just sure God was as real as the Easter Bunny. Then He showed me how wrong I was. I started having visions, He says my visions are like John’s visions. It’s like dreaming only you’re awake. You can see,...
Has Heavenly Father given up on me?

Has Heavenly Father given up on me?

Question   Dear Gramps, I need help. I wrote you before about being gay and angry at Heavenly Father about it. I’m an alcoholic and I’m so afraid that Heavenly Father has given up on me. I have a lot of problems and I don’t know how I can ever come back. I don’t...
What does it mean that God is a jealous god?

What does it mean that God is a jealous god?

Question   Gramps, What does it mean that God is a jealous god in Mosiah 11? Brian   Answer   Brian, As used in the scriptures, the word jealous has two meanings: (1) to be fervent and to have sensitive and deep feelings about someone or something, and...
Does the Lord approve of high risk activities?

Does the Lord approve of high risk activities?

Question   Dear Gramps, Does the Lord approve when we participate in activities that put our lives at risk, such as skydiving, bungee jumping or other extreme sports?  Your thoughts on the matter would be very helpful. Thanks, Robert   Answer   Dear...
Is God responsible for our height?

Is God responsible for our height?

Question   Gramps, Is God responsible for the height that we are?  I am 5’4″ and have insecurities about it. I have asked a couple of pastors and no one really answers my question, and I would like to know what you think about this topic. Omar  ...
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