For the eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, And His ears are open to their prayers;But the face of the LORD is against those who do evil.

1 Peter 3:12

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Do you feel confident in your knowledge of the end times and the book of Revelations?
Yes
4%
No
4%
Partly
92%
If you were unfairly treated by your Christian employer, would legal action be your first or last point of call?
First
22%
Last
78%
Is Divine Healing still part of the Christian experience?
Definitely
94%
No, it only happened when Jesus walked the earth
6%
Do You Lift Your Hands In Worship?
Yes
79%
No
21%
Do you think Christ will return in your lifetime?
Yes
63%
No
14%
Not Sure
23%
Do You Have A Good Relationship With Your Biological Father?
Yes
49%
No
26%
It Is Okay
26%
Do you find that you are too busy to spend time with God?
No - It is a daily priority
71%
Yes - Life is too busy
13%
Sometimes
16%
Did you pray for the Israeli elections?
Yes
20%
No I forgot
50%
No I do not care
30%
Do you pray for terrorism to come to an end?
Yes!
81%
No
11%
Sometimes
8%
Did Myles Munroes Ministry impact your walk with God?
yes definitely
88%
definitely not!
69%
Are you considering including the poor and disadvantaged in your Christmas celebrations?
Yes
79%
definitely not!
21%
Should Marijuana Be Legalised?
Yes, It has medical benefits
21%
Definitely Not!
21%
Is cremation something a Christian can consider?
Yes, our bodies will still go to Heaven.
69%
No, only burial is Biblical
19%
I am unsure
13%
Will you be voting in the upcoming South African elections?
Definitely!
79%
No
9%
Yes, but not sure which party to vote for...
12%
Do you believe that people who have never heard the Gospel go to Heaven when they die?
Yes
34%
No
47%
I am not sure
18%
Are modern church titles and positions Biblical?
Yes
50%
No
80%
Do you believe animals go to Heaven?
Yes
0%
No
2%
I am not sure
97%
Which English Bible translation do you recommend?
New International Version
24%
King James Version
33%
English Standard Version
24%
Amplified Bible
18%
Does satan have authority over the weather at all?
Yes
19%
No only God does
74%
I am not sure
7%
Do you believe that people who have never heard the Gospel go to Heaven when they die?
Yes
29%
No
35%
Not sure
35%
Evangelism or Worship- What Is greater?
Evangelism
15%
Worship
30%
Both are equally Important
55%
Do you think spanking is right?
Yes it is Biblical
60%
I could never spank my child
4%
I do spank, but I also use other forms of discipline
37%
Are you interested in Church history?
I study it often
68%
Only for specific research
26%
Never, it is outdated
6%
How do you deal with conflict in your relationship?
I pray about it
67%
I cool down & address it
13%
I blurt out my emotions
20%
In which ways do you hear God speak?
Through the Bible
19%
Through preaching
93%
Fellowship with others
18%
All of the above
22%
Do you regularly pray with your children?
Yes
64%
Not enough
24%
Occasionally
12%
What qualifies you for Mission work?
Salvation
29%
Adequate Missions Training
10%
Being willing to serve
61%
When someone mentions Easter, what’s the first thing that comes to your mind?
Easter Eggs / Bunny
66%
Jesus Christ
78%
Resurrection
67%
Do you ever read your horoscope?
All the time
0%
Never
77%
Sometimes
23%
Can you defend your Faith?
Yes I am ready
87%
No I do not know enough
5%
Maybe
8%
Should Christians participate in labour strikes?
Yes-have your say!
15%
Not sure
15%
Never
69%
Do you regularly give to your church?
Yes, every paycheck I get
70%
Only when I can afford it
13%
On special occasions
7%
Never
10%
Faith vs Medicine
Only trust in God, and He shall heal everything
40%
Doctors and medicine are a part of life and God provided them for us
60%
Not sure
0%
Do you believe God heals everyone
Yes
72%
Not sure
1%
Only in certain situations
27%
Should Christians participate in strikes
Yes
33%
No
62%
Not sure
5%
Should Christians get involved in politics?
Yes
76%
No
19%
Unsure
5%
Are you involved in a ministry?
Yes
71%
No
29%
How long have you been a follower of Jesus Christ?
Many years
64%
Not so long
27%
Very recent
0%
Not a follower
9%
How much of the Bible have you read?
Whole Thing
31%
Half
31%
About a quarter
6%
Very little
31%
Are you up to date with the politics of your country?
Yes
43%
No
57%
Was your father a good role model to you growing up?
Yes
79%
No
21%
Can men and women be just friends?
Yes
70%
No
30%
Are you struggling with an addiction?
Yes
50%
No
28%
I did in the past but overcame it
22%
Jesus appeared to his disciples after the resurrection beside which sea?
Red Sea
22%
Sea of Joppa
17%
Sea of Tiberias
48%
Dead Sea
13%
Are your children saved?
Yes
78%
No
4%
I do not know
17%
How do you worship?
Music/Singing
73%
Meditating/Reading Scripture
23%
i do not worship
4%
Is a 'Confession' of Christ enough for Christians?
Absolutely!
8%
Not at all!
13%
Live out His Word
75%
Other Opinion
4%
Is baptism required to receive salvation from Jesus Christ?
Yes
22%
No
76%
Not sure
2%
Did Jesus have long hair?
Yes
61%
No
29%
Not sure
11%
Is it okay for Christians to do shopping on the Sabbath?
Yes
52%
No
22%
Not sure
26%
Should Christians allow their children to trick or treat for Halloween?
Yes
9%
No
91%
Is it okay for Christians to get tattoos?
Yes
9%
No
64%
Depends on the tattoo
27%
Is divorce wrong?
Yes
26%
No
0%
Depends on the circumstances
74%
What is your opinion of Moegeng?
He was unfairly judged for his Christian beliefs
37%
He isn
47%
I don
16%
How often do you pray?
Every day
70%
A few times a week
15%
A few times a month
10%
Very rarely
5%
Should Christians give money to beggars?
Yes, if that is all you have
43%
No, it is irresponsible
40%
Undecided
17%
Do you tithe?
Yes
79%
No, tithing is under the Law
6%
Occasionally
15%
Do you believe in a literal hell after death?
Yes
73%
No
13%
Unsure
13%
Do you have a good relationship with your father?
Yes
33%
No
36%
Average
31%
Should the unemployed person tithe?
Yes
52%
No
39%
Unsure
9%
Is Lobola and acceptable practice for Christians?
Yes
23%
No
77%
Do you think the earthquake in Japan was an act of God?
Yes
29%
No
57%
Unsure
14%
Have you ever been to a psychologist?
Yes
69%
No
31%
Have you ever meditated?
Yes
44%
No
56%
Do you believe Christians should pray for supernatural healing?
Yes
28%
No
5%
Maybe
67%
Do you suffer from insecurity?
Yes
36%
No
32%
Sometimes
32%
What church do you belong to?
Traditional
31%
Charismatic
64%
House church
5%
Do you have a blended (step) family?
Yes
30%
No
58%
No, I've got friends who do
12%
Have you ever considered suicide?
Yes
47%
No
53%
Would you stay married if your spouse had an affair?
Yes
39%
No
35%
Not sure
26%
Have you fallen sexually when you were in a Christian relationship?
Yes - regularly
11%
Yes - I have made the odd sinful mistake but repented
39%
No
50%
When last have you led someone to the Lord?
This year
37%
This month
15%
A long time ago...
48%
Do you think we are living in the 'last days'?
Yes - within my lifetime
62%
Yes - within the 100 years
27%
No
11%
Do you think you married the mate God has chosen for you?
Yes
65%
No
19%
Possibly
15%
Do you think Christianity and Evolution are mutually exclusive?
Yes
50%
Not at all
33%
Unsure
17%
Have you ever felt like your church/a church exhibits cultish behaviour?
Yes
33%
No
52%
Sometimes
15%
Can Born-Again Christians be Demon-possessed?
Yes
26%
No
68%
Don't Know
6%
Do you suffer from depression?
Yes
33%
No
46%
Occasionally
21%
Do you seek to know more about the Holy Spirit?
Yes, I don't know much about the Holy Spirit
60%
No, I am filled with the Spirit
40%
Have you ever seriously considered divorcing your spouse?
Yes
41%
No
41%
I am divorced now
18%
How often do you attend church?
Every Sunday
82%
Once a month
9%
Only on special occasions
9%
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