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  1. What can we learn from the contest on Mt. Carmel in 1 Kings 18?
  2. Why did marrying a Canaanite displease Esau's parents?
  3. What did Noah do that made him find grace in the eyes of the Lord?
  4. What do I do if my husband likes not just porn, but especially gay porn? And this is the second time?
  5. Why would God make it so animals have to kill and eat each other to survive?
  6. Why did God say not to let anyone know about His miracle with Jairus’ daughter in Mark 5:43?
  7. Why did the people stone someone they had earlier wanted to worship (Acts 14:8-20)?
  8. What if my marriage interferes with my calling?
  9. Who was C. S. Lewis?
  10. What did the genealogies in Matthew 1 and Luke 3 show about Jesus’ lineage?


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Answer by Billy P Eldred

What does it mean to honor my father and mother?

I have a bit of a different opinion on this question. I emphasize opinion. This is what I think is meant by this commandment: God tells us to honor our...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Is it wrong in God's eyes to tell a deceased loved one that you love and miss them?

No one can fault you for your feelings or actions (since Jesus said that those who mourn are blessed), but, at the same time, if (as I assume) your mother...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

What did Noah do that made him find grace in the eyes of the Lord?

I would say that Noah (and, by extension, his family) found grace with God, not through any specific action or works that they performed, but through being...

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Question by Joseph Novak

Is it wrong in God's eyes to tell a deceased loved one that you love and miss them?

My mother passed away and sometimes when I think of her, I say, "I love you, mama. I miss you, mama, and I honor you, mama." Is that wrong? Is that against G...

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When one passes is it correct to say, "S/he is now with Jesus"?

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What does the Bible say about habits?

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What about "The Chosen" TV series departs from God's Word?

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Answer by Rock N

Why does the Catholic Catechism omit commandment #2 (You shall not make idols) and split #10 (You shall not covet your neighbor's belongings) into two, making them #9 and #10?

Catechism means the contents of a book or a book of instruction; meanwhile scripture is God's word and set of instructions for us on how to live. Therefore,...

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Answer by Shirley H , Wife, mother, veteran in the spiritual war we all face!

Is Elisha a firstborn son?

I think so. 1 Kings 19:16: "Also you shall anoint Jehu the son of Nimshi as king over Israel. And Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abel Meholah you shall anoint...

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Does the Bible teach that God divorced His people so they could be wed to the Messiah, Jesus?

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Answer by Shirley H , Wife, mother, veteran in the spiritual war we all face!

Why is Elisha’s request a hard thing?

Although Elisha's request was legitimate, Elijah did not have the power to grant it. That power was God's. If God granted the request of Elisha, Elijah would...

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Answer by Shirley H , Wife, mother, veteran in the spiritual war we all face!

Who was C. S. Lewis?

Clive Staples Lewis came into his life on November 29, 1898. He was Irish, not English. He lost his mother at the tender age of nine. He attended Wynyard...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Is Elisha a firstborn son?

Since Elisha was mentioned as plowing by himself (which involved handling twelve yoke of oxen! (1 Kings 19)), and requested only permission to say farewell...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why is Elisha’s request a hard thing?

I'd say that it was because the fulfillment of Elisha's request was ultimately not within Elijah's power or authority to grant. Therefore, Elijah attached a...

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Answer by Fran Joa , Interested in God and hopeful

What if my marriage interferes with my calling?

It won’t. God will not make it so your calling interferes with your marriage. If I may suggest, pray continually that God makes His desires yours. I’m sure...

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Question by Sylvia Lazo

Why is Elisha’s request a hard thing?

2 Kings 2:10

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Is Elisha a firstborn son?

2 Kings 3:11

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Answer by Mark Vestal , Proud of nothing of myself. Freed by Christ who did it all!

Why did the people stone someone they had earlier wanted to worship (Acts 14:8-20)?

I believe that when Paul and Barnabas convinced the people that they were not "Jupiter and Mercurius", the people then decided they should be killed. To the...

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Are Christians sinners, saints, or both?

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Answer by Katelyn Pyles

Why did the old prophet lie to the man of God causing his death?

I have dwelled on this question too, for some time. And had a thought that may be worth sharing. Forgive its tardiness. What if the lion was already on the...

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Answer by Philip Davies

How could the wise men or magi from the East have seen Jesus' birth from a star if astrology is evil?

Sometimes God brings good out of evil things. There are many examples of this. Many have spoken about the difference between astrology and astronomy but I am...

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Answer by Pamela Davis

Why would God make it so animals have to kill and eat each other to survive?

In the beginning God created all creatures to eat only plants, and we all shall be returned to that state at the time of the new creation. There was a...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

What is the reason for the two birds in Leviticus 14:5?

Christ is the fulfillment of the two birds. He is a being whose home is in Heaven. Despite that, He emptied Himself and lived in an earthenware vessel (a...

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Answer by Paula Fether , Lifelong student of the scriptures

What do I do if my husband likes not just porn, but especially gay porn? And this is the second time?

Is he a Christian? The Bible clearly teaches holiness for believers, and looking lustfully at someone not your spouse is adultery (Mat. 5:28). If he's not a...

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Answer by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

What about "The Chosen" TV series departs from God's Word?

My family views it this way: "Right now I'm watching The Chosen. Netflix has the first 8 episodes. I found more on CW, on the Roku. So far no contradictions...

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What will we look like in heaven?

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Answer by Mark Vestal , Proud of nothing of myself. Freed by Christ who did it all!

What does it mean, "...and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, making peace by the blood of his cross"?

It was Jesus Christ who created all things, not only in earth, but also in heaven (as stated in the verses prior to the verse in question). It was at the...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

What does it mean, "...and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, making peace by the blood of his cross"?

To me, the point of the cited verse is not that God has saved or will save everyone, but that God has made reconciliation/salvation POSSIBLE for everyone....

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What does it mean "to cast your care upon The Lord?"

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What can we learn from the contest on Mt. Carmel in 1 Kings 18?

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Answer by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

What does it mean, "God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation"?

Good question, Noli. Before we meet Jesus personally, we are all God's enemies. Once He choses and saves some of us, we have been reconciled or brought back...

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Answer by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

What can we learn from the contest on Mt. Carmel in 1 Kings 18?

Good question. First, see the big picture: The Triumph of Faith Elijah on Mount Carmel. Carmel—the fruitful place: certainly fruitful for God. 1 Faith’s...

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Why does Matthew 25:31-46 say only those who have given to the poor and cared for others are allowed into God's Kingdom?

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Answer by Mark Vestal , Proud of nothing of myself. Freed by Christ who did it all!

What vow was Paul adhering to when he had his hair cut?

I believe the vow that Paul made was for the purpose of entering the synagogue at Ephesus (as stated in the next verse). Acts 18:18-19 "And Paul after this...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

What can we learn from the contest on Mt. Carmel in 1 Kings 18?

Idolatry has consequences, both in blinding people to the flaws in their viewpoint, and to the eternal result of that viewpoint. Everyone must choose whom...

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Answer by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

Who was this Herod who was smitten and killed by an angel in Acts 12:23?

Good question, Jabulani! He was "the grandson of Herod the Great, and the son of Aristobulus and Bernice. He became Herod Agrippa I. Caligula gave him the...

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