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

Why did Jesus say the poor widow who had given two mites, had given more than all the rest of the rich men had given?

Jesus said in Luke 21:3, “[she gave] more than … all' or -- "And he said, 'Of a truth I say unto you, that this poor widow hath cast in more than they all:'"...

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What does the phrase, "give them beauty for ashes" mean in Isaiah 61:3?

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

Why are these words from Jesus "Don't be afraid; just believe" (NIV) so important when we need something seemingly impossible from Jesus?

2 Corinthians 11:3, "But I fear, lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, so your mind may be corrupted from the simplicity that is in...

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Why does it seem that God is punishing me when I’ve done nothing wrong, and also prospering those who have hurt me and caused me pain?

I was a faithful family man, deacon at my church, a community leader, and had a good name and reputation both professionally and publicly. I returned home fr...

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

What does the Bible say about prostitution? Will God forgive a prostitute?

Our Spanish pastor within the last year (2020) taught some wonderful adult Sunday School lessons in Spanish to our Spanish speaking people, including me, in...

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

What can we learn about how Samuel prayed in 1 Samuel 12:23?

Samuel’s prayers were— 1. Individual—‘As for me’ Compare Joshua 24:15 וְאָנֹכִי וּבֵיתִי נַעֲבֹד אֶת־יְהוָֽה׃ = “But as for me and my house, we will serve...

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Answer by Danny Hickman , Believer in The Gospel Of Jesus Christ

Why does Peter say repent and be baptized for the remission of sins if baptism has nothing to do with remission of sins?

When Peter writes that believers are to be baptized for the remission of sin, he doesn't mean "in order to obtain" remission of sin, he means because the...

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Is it acceptable to 'lay out a fleece' before God in prayer?

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

Why is Christ the only way of salvation? (Acts 4:12)

Jesus Christ, being the only way of salvation, may sound narrowly exclusive to some, including pagans and Buddhists. Buddhists pray, they worship. Will God...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

What can we learn about how Samuel prayed in 1 Samuel 12:23?

The entire chapter of 1 Samuel 12 tells us what Samuel was praying about for the people, and I think Samuel was effectively praying the Lord's Prayer. Here...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

How do Christians share in the sufferings of Christ? (2 Corinthians 1:5)

Let's look at how Jesus suffered and draw some contemporary parallels. 1. Jesus was an illegitimate child The community thought Mary had been unfaithful and...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Does the fact that Jesus called the Father the "only true God" mean that He Himself is not God (John 17:3)?

There are many declarations in scripture that Jesus is God and equal with his Father in Heaven. Here are a few to think about. John 10:24-30 "The Jews who...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Why does Peter say repent and be baptized for the remission of sins if baptism has nothing to do with remission of sins?

Baptism is our public declaration of faith that Jesus has saved us from the penalty for our sins (the wrath of God for eternity) and given us a brand new...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

What did the Apostle Paul mean when he wrote this to the church at Philippi: "I want to know Christ, and THE POWER OF HIS RESURRECTION."?

When the bible uses the word "know" it is referring to an intimate personal relationship. Jesus said "Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only...

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Why was only one widow healed, and only Naaman cured of leprosy?

Our Lord Jesus, having two distinct natures—both divine and human—and being born of men in flesh, was not accepted by his own people, for he could do no...

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

How do Christians share in the sufferings of Christ? (2 Corinthians 1:5)

The passage that comes to my mind with regard to the question is Jesus' discussion with James and John when they (apparently with their mother also) came to...

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