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

Why are God’s chosen people given three different names in different portions of scripture?

I would express it by saying that the terms "Hebrew", "Israelite", and "Jew" (in that order) represent a progressive narrowing of references to God's chosen...

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Answer by Emo Tenorio , Shomer

Would seven years of famine be unusual? (Genesis 41:27)

I humbly submit a seven year famine period is somewhat unusual, reasonably one could attach a deeper "SOD" that which profits meaning. Scripture represents...

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Answer by John Moyo , Christian youth teacher

Why would God speak to a nonbeliever like Pharaoh? (Genesis 41:16)

My answer to the question is quite simple: God, being God, created everything, including Jews and Gentles, believers and non-believers, merciful and cruel,...

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

What are some good reasons to memorize Scripture?

What are some good reasons to memorize Scripture? It strengthens the believer (Psalm 119:92), makes him fruitful (Psalm 1:2-3), obedient (Psalm 119:11),...

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

Would seven years of famine be unusual? (Genesis 41:27)

Secular sources (such as an article on Wikipedia that is viewable at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_famines) indicate that various famines throughout...

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

Why would God speak to a nonbeliever like Pharaoh? (Genesis 41:16)

God can and has worked through anyone including non-believers to get what He wants done done. Consider Abimelech, who was given a divine dream (Gen. 20:3-7)...

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

What does it mean to wait upon the Lord?

Kelli was right when she said "wait upon" means as the Hebrew lexicon of the Old Testament, Brown-Driver-Briggs, also says: I. [קָוָה] verb wait for...

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Answer by Emo Tenorio , Shomer

What are some good reasons to memorize Scripture?

In my humble opinion a very causal assessment of our little sphere indicates the coming apart of many revered or trusted subsystems. Personal responsibility...

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Why are God’s chosen people given three different names in different portions of scripture?

Why are God's chosen people called "Hebrews" 18 times: OT, 3 times, NT, "Israelites" 16 times: OT, 2 times: NT and "Jews" 89 times: OT, 168 times: NT? I beli...

Exodus 9:15

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Answer by Chris Dibbern

Why would God speak to a nonbeliever like Pharaoh? (Genesis 41:16)

God loves the non-believers like Pharaoh and wants to draw them into a good relationship with him (Romans 5:8, Isaiah 65:1). He does this a lot because his...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What are Red-Letter Christians?

Most believers are red letter Christians. We believe What Jesus said.. John 3:16-18. John 6:47. John 10:28-29. John 3:18. Believers have eternal life,...

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Was Jesus black?

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

What was Jesus' message to the church in Laodicea in Revelation?

Each of the 7 churches receives counsel from the counselor as each of them had received commendation except one, this church here, Laodicea. This sole church...

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Answer by Patricio Villanueva

Why do many worship and do Sabbath on Sunday instead of Saturday?

The Lord rested on the seventh day, shabbat, from His work of Creation. Also His Son rested on the seventh day from His work of Redemption. He said: I'll...

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Answer by Aurel Gheorghe

If Jesus had not yet ascended to the Father, how could He have committed His Spirit to the Father?

Luke 23:46 and John 20:17 pose a real problem if we believe in an immortal soul doctrine. Jesus on John 20:17 clearly says “.....I have not yet ascended to...

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Answer by Michael Chappelle , Retired Aircraft Structural Repairman/Machinist

Does a Christian rest until the rapture or is he in heaven at the time of his death?

Paul said, 'For me to live is Christ; to die is gain'. I believe that when the Bible mentions that a dead person is only sleeping, it is referring to the...

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How would you answer a friend who said, "I am not a biblical literalist and not a sin-focused or original sin believer."?

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