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What Made God Want To Flood The World?

"Christianity Questions and Answers" podcast CQA 067

Why would God ever want to flood the world? The great flood of Genesis was not an accident, it was done purposefully. But why? That’s one of the questions we answer on this podcast.

Podcast recorded live at New Song Community Church in Oceanside, California

This podcast was recorded live at New Song Community Church in Oceanside, CA. Pastor Hal Seed and I were answering questions posed to us live that day. New Song is Carolyn’s and my home church where I have served on the Leadership Board for many years.

Dr. Hal Seed, Senior Pastor of New Song Community Church

One of the questions posed in the Questions and Answers time was: What made God want to flood the world?

Please listen and learn.

In addition to the question of why God would flood the world, other questions addressed in this podcast are:

  • What is the connection between evolution and science?

  • How did the 10 plagues happen?

  • What about dinosaurs and the Bible?

Who is Dr. Hal Seed?

Hal is the Founding and Lead Pastor of New Song Community Church, in Oceanside, CA. New Song is a multi-site church that has seen over 18,000 come to Christ and is one of the Outreach 100 Fastest Growing Churches in America.

Hal’s Pastormentor ministry provides tools and training to grow bigger and better churches. He has authored six books, including The God Questions, and his latest book I Love Sundays.

Hal and Lori have two grown children and who are working on the next generation of “Seedlings.” Hal’s website is:

Who is Dr. Mark Alan Williams?

Mark is a missionary, speaker, author, podcaster and blogger at In 2016 he founded Discipleship Journeys with Jesus which has a vision to disciple a half million believers in actionable, biblical wisdom. He has traveled to 60 countries on 6 continents, sharing the Gospel and training leaders.

Mark is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Biola University, Talbot Seminary and Fuller Seminary where he earned a Doctor of Ministry degree. He was named alumnus of the year by Moody Bible Institute in 2010. Mark & Carolyn were married in 1979 and have three sons.

For additional help with creation, evolution, dinosaurs, the age of the earth and related questions, see these resources on my website:

Also, there are other wonderful resources on the web if you want to dig deeper:

PLEASE NOTE: Because I have included a website above doesn’t mean I agree with or endorse all their opinions.

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