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  5. Why does Isaiah refer to Jesus as the Everlasting Father?
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Question by Anonymous
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How can I help a Christian who is contemplating suicide on the grounds that life is a gift from God and it is therefore our choice (as with any gift) to keep it or end it?

I'm not aware of any verses that specifically refute this position, although all the suicides I see in the Bible (King Saul, Judas) are negatively portrayed.

1 Samuel 31:4 - 6

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Answer by Joshua Fallaw

Is handing out gospel tracts a good evangelism method?

I grew up in church but I certainly remember rededicating my life to Christ as a teen after reading a, "This Was Your Life," tract by Jack Chick. It's so...

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

How can I know if I am filled with the Holy Spirit?

I went to school with Chip Ingram -- the school was Dallas Theological Seminary. He draws 4 evidences of the filling of the Spirit in a believer's heart. He...

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How can we worship God in the spirit?

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Do the souls of aborted babies go to heaven?

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What was the meaning and importance of the transfiguration?

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Who were the twelve (12) disciples / apostles of Jesus Christ?

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

How important is the guidance of the Holy Spirit in the day to day living of saved ones?

The guidance of the Spirit today comes from God's written Word (the Bible). Spiritual growth occurs as one reads and studies scripture, which was authored by...

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How important is the guidance of the Holy Spirit in the day to day living of saved ones?

For instance take the issue: Can a saved, Hindu by birth, accompany his relatives to a temple? The church may prohibit this in principle. (Roman Catholics af...

John 16:13

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

If a woman asks for divorce, can the man remarry without commiting adultery?

Deuteronomy 24:1-4 mentions remarriage after a divorce, does not call it adultery, and does not demand the death penalty for the remarried spouse. The Bible...

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Who were the spirits in prison?

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What is the Critical Text?

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What was a blood covenant?

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What is Pentecost Sunday?

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What does the Bible say about tough love?

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

Why does Isaiah refer to Jesus as the Everlasting Father?

As I see it, the title "Everlasting Father" is not related to the Son's position in the Trinity, but is used in reference to duration. He is not merely...

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

Where do we find the official biblical teaching that God is 3 persons?

In Matthew 28:19 (to cite one example), Jesus commanded His followers to baptize the disciples whom they would make in the NAME (not NAMES) of the Father,...

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Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

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Answer by Joshua Fallaw

Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

It's not just figurative but incredibly literal if you understand the importance of clean water in those days and the tactics used by enemies. Literally keep...

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Answer by Dave Larsen , Husband, father and grand father. Student of the Messiah.

Was the Apostle Paul actually a false prophet?

Answering that requires knowing what GOD calls a false prophet. Deuteronomy 13:1-4: “If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a...

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

Who is the bride of Christ?

"The church is called 'the bride' (Rev. 21:9; 22:17)," bible.org (EBD which stands for Easton's Bible Dictionary). Rev. 21:9 says, "Then came one of the...

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Answer by Leslie Coutinho

What is the congregation of the dead in Proverbs 21:16?

Proverbs 21:16: The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead. The congregation of the dead today are...

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What is Pentecost Sunday?

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

Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

Look at the question in the verse just before the verse cited: "Should your springs be dispersed outside, your streams of water in the wide plazas?" It is a...

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

Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

The reference to water in the cited passage is not speaking literally, but metaphorically -- likening water's support of life to the support to one's life...

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Answer by John Appelt

Who is the bride of Christ?

Many believe that the church is the “bride of Christ.” However, it is not in the Bible, even though Paul’s writings are used to support it. Ephesians 5:22-33...

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Is it true that angels rule over planets?

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What is the Book of Judas, and why wasn't it included in the Bible?

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Answer by Leslie Coutinho

What should we learn from Jesus' raising Lazarus from the dead?

John 11:11: These things said he: and after that he saith unto them, Our friend Lazarus sleepeth; but I go, that I may awake him out of sleep. Martha’s...

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Answer by Dave Larsen , Husband, father and grand father. Student of the Messiah.

What was the meaning and importance of the transfiguration?

Through the transfiguration event the LORD is revealing what will take place before Yoshua’s millennial reign begins, and when it will begin. Mark 9:1- 13:...

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Answer by Dave Larsen , Husband, father and grand father. Student of the Messiah.

Why did God create Adam and Eve if He knew they would sin?

The answer is found in Genesis. Genesis 1:26-27: Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in...

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Are we to love the sinner but hate the sin?

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Are we to love the sinner but hate the sin?

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Are we to love the sinner but hate the sin?

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Was Jesus rich or wealthy?

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

What was the meaning and importance of the transfiguration?

To me, the Transfiguration means victory in our lives. Jesus was to conquer death. He told His disciples not to tell anyone until after "the Son of man...

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What does the Bible say about asexuality?

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Do I have to confess my adultery to my spouse?

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

Why was honey forbidden on the altar?

By my understanding, honey could be offered, but could not be burned, because the burning process would make it swell and froth, creating a repulsive...

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Answer by Lane Smith

Could Jesus have sinned? If He was not capable of sinning, how could He truly be able to 'sympathize with our weaknesses' (Hebrews 4:15)? If He could not sin, what was the point of the temptation?

I believe that the 'peccability' of Christ, His capability to sin, was a certainty. None of what He accomplished in the flesh would make any sense otherwise....

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Answer by Lane Smith

What is dispensationalism and is it Biblical?

In my opinion, dispensationalism is a completely false doctrine and lays the groundwork for multiple other false doctrines, like pre-trib rapture and...

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Question by Lane Smith

Why was honey forbidden on the altar?

There seems to be some controversy as to whether this referred to bees' honey or some form of syrup from fruits.

Leviticus 2:11

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Answer by Lane Smith

What does laying the wood in order mean?

Because every single aspect of the Tabernacle, the altar, the washing laver, etc., was very specific, from the fine details of the dimensions even to the...

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What is the theory of abiogenesis? What is the definition of abiogenesis?

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