Ask a Pastor Column
Presenting biblical answers to tough questions
March 16, 2023
Q: I have a dear relative who doesn’t believe in God, what can I do to help him?
A: Prayer is always a good option when concerned for those we care about (Philippians 4:6-7). Beyond that, each situation is unique and I hesitate to offer much in the way of direct advice. However, I would offer the following thoughts from Scripture and invite you to consider how they apply to your situation.
First, has your loved one heard the gospel message (Romans 10:14)? The Bible tells us that there is only one way to receive forgiveness and eternal life, and that is through Christ (John 14:6; Acts...