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Answer by Pamela Wells

What is the meaning behind the story of the floating axe head?

These men were working together to build a new house for their ministry. I believe the fact that the tool this one young prophet was using was borrowed from...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What does it mean that love never fails?

Love never fails because Jesus never fails. John 3:16. For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, Jesus, that WHOSOEVER, believeth in...

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Answer by Billy P Eldred

Why does Jesus say to pray in secret?

In my opinion, Jesus was addressing those who pray more to others who might be listening than to God. He was saying that those prayers would not be answered,...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What statutes and ordinances did God give His people that were not good?

Galatians 4;21 Tell me that ye desire to be under the Law, Do ye not hear the law? The law put us in bondage. Grace is freedom from the old law of sin and...

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

How does "the blessing of the Lord make rich"? (Proverbs 10:22)

"The blessing of the Lord makes rich, and he adds no sorrow with it." (Proverbs 10:22, NIV).

Proverbs 10:1 - 32

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If God is against homosexuality, why are some people born gay?

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Question by Melissa Warren

What statutes and ordinances did God give His people that were not good?

I also gave them statutes that were not good and ordinances by which they could not live; Ezekiel 20:25 NASB1995

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

What did Jesus mean in Matthew 6:1 when He said, “Take need that ye do not your aims before men, to be seen of them; other wise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.”?

I would first note that Jesus was saying, "Take heed...", rather than, "Take need...". (As the ESV expresses it in the question, "Beware of...".) Also, the...

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

What did Zacchaeus do to show that he was sorry for the way he had cheated people?

“…if I have cheated anyone of anything, I am paying back four times as much!” This is a first-class condition in the Greek text. It virtually confesses...

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Question by Peggy Johnson , Local Busness Owner

Why does Jesus say to pray in secret?

6 When you pray enter the closet, & when you have shut the door, pray to thy Father which is in secret; & thy Father which was in secret shall reward thee op...

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Question by Peggy Johnson , Local Busness Owner

What did Jesus mean in Matthew 6:1 when He said, “Take need that ye do not your aims before men, to be seen of them; other wise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.”?

1Take need that ye do not your aims before men, to be seen of them; other wise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 6:1

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

Who is God?

God is completely trustworthy. God has unlimited abilities, so He can do anything. He is all-powerful, ever-present, all-knowing and sovereign. Nothing is...

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

How many children did Adam have?

Genesis 4:17 says that Cain married a woman after slaying his brother Abel. And so we know he probably married [one of] his sister[s]. Now we know that Adam...

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

Why doesn't the Book of Enoch appear in the Old Testament?

The Book of Enoch (actually there are 2 books) is part of the Apocrypha. The Apocrypha consists of 14 books in the Septuagint. Eleven of the books are in the...

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

Why is Adam always blamed for the sin when Eve ate first? (1 Corinthians 15:21–22)

Eve ate [the fruit] first. This has led many people throughout history and even in our modern times to believe that she was the person responsible for...

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

What can we learn from the prayer of Abraham’s servant in Genesis 24:11-21?

Jack, I am a little confused about your verse, and your question. But, here goes: This chapter in Genesis is all about the providence of God. Abraham's...

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When will the peace of Nahum 1:15 come?

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

What can we learn from the prayer of Abraham’s servant in Genesis 24:11-21?

The following aspects of the servant's prayer (as indicated in the larger passage encompassing the passage cited in the question) serve as models to...

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