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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How can I increase my spiritual discernment?

Discernment is defined as "the quality of being able to grasp and comprehend what is obscure; an act of perceiving something; a power to see what is not...

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Answer by Cherie Mitchell

How can I increase my spiritual discernment?

Pray. Ask and you shall receive. Be humble when you do receive it. I definitely agree with James 1:5.

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Answer by Cherie Mitchell

How can I quit my addiction to smoking?

It took my dad 2 or 3 heart attacks to quit smoking. My mom, on the other hand, took longer to quit smoking. She started a lot younger, too. She was a...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the meaning of the tree of life?

The tree of life, referred to in Genesis, is the symbol of God's provision for immortality in the Garden of Eden. Of all the trees that were in the Garden of...

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Answer by andy yoon

When did man start eating meat?

God allowed mankind to start eating meat after the Noah's flood Genesis 9:2-3 "... they are given into your hands. Everything that lives and moves about will...

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Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Should Christians celebrate birthdays?

Should a PERSON celebrate his birthday? Yes! Should we celebrate the birthday of a beloved? Yes! How? Around family and friends, with food, prayers and...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Should a Christian celebrate holidays?

The Bible nowhere instructs us to celebrate holidays such as Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, Valentines Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Independence Day,...

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Answer by Jeff Hammond

What was the spirit of God hovering over?

In Genesis 1:1 we have the amazing revelation, from the first verse in the Bible of the nature of the universe - time, space and matter. "In the beginning...

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Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Should Christians celebrate Christmas?

The Gamaliel Principle is the best describes the approach we should do - "If their purpose or activity is of human origin, it will fail. But if it is from...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Should Christians celebrate Halloween?

Whether or not Christians should celebrate Halloween can be a very controversial topic. Some Christians celebrate Halloween simply by dressing up in a...

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Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Should Christians celebrate Halloween?

Halloween is originally a Christian celebration. November 1 is when All Saints Day is celebrated - the day of the holy ones or "sancta". Another name for...

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Answer by Adam Bullock

How can I quit my addiction to smoking?

In my opinion its not smoking thats the problem, but what makes a person smoke. Smoking is just the symptom of dis-ease with ones relationship to God and...

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Answer by Jim New , Just a follower of Jesus Christ and him only!

Should a Christian celebrate Easter?

Christians today have mixed truths with lies, truth with traditions of man (syncretism) in many areas of our lives. Easter and Christmas are 2 of these man...

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Answer by Jeff Hammond

Did the author of Genesis ever intend the 7-day creation story to be taken literally?

The creation account of Genesis 1 is a true account of creation while also having some awesome symbolism that carries on throughout the Bible, e.g. the theme...

October 08 2013 5 Comments 13 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How can I quit my addiction to smoking?

Many Christians who have been heavy smokers for years can readily empathize with the plight of anyone trying to quit smoking and can fully understand the...

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Answer by Cale prior

How can I quit my addiction to smoking?

I too was addicted to smoking. It was only a month ago that I quit. I found nicotine replacement therapy helps but don't feel bad if you can't beat the habit...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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If I am saved and all of my sins are forgiven, why not continue to sin?

The apostle Paul answered a very similar question in Romans 6:1-2, "What shall we say, then? Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? By no means!...

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Answer by Jason Stark

When did man start making animal sacrifices?

At least by the time of Cain and Abel (the sons of Adam and Eve), if not before that by Adam himself (though there is not a scriptural reference to this)....

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What did Jesus mean when He said, "this generation will not pass until all these things take place"?

This quote of Jesus in regards to the end times is found in Matthew 24:34; Mark 13:30; and Luke 21:32. Jesus said, "Truly I say to you, this generation will...

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Answer by Mary Jane Daigle , Great grandmother of 1

What is the Gap Theory? Did anything happen between Genesis 1:1 and 1:2?

The word "replenish" in the King James translation of Genesis 1:28 did not mean restock to the readers of that day, but accurately reflected the Hebrew word,...

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