Why is death often called ‘falling asleep’?

In the Bible there are many of examples of faithful people ‘falling asleep’, which is a euphemism to describe death. But why? Is it misguided to think that they might ever wake up again? “Jesus appeared to more than 500 brothers at one time, most of whom are still alive, though some have fallen asleep,”…

What is Truth? – Part 1

At the trial of the Lord Jesus Christ, Pontius Pilate heard him talk about “the truth”. “You say correctly that I am a King. For this I have been born, and for this I have come into the world, to testify to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth hears my voice,” (John 18v37)….