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  3. Why does this passage referring to Adam and Eve talk about leaving a father and mother if Adam and Eve were the first people on earth?
  4. What is the meaning of “See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God”?
  5. What was wrong with shaving? (Deuteronomy 14:1)
  6. Why did God make sex before marriage a sin if he blesses those who are not married with children?
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  10. What does David expect from God when he says, "Deal bountifully with Your servant" in Psalms 119, verse 17?

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Answer by Elli Mceldowney

I am struggling with loving my enemies, can someone suggest any ways I can go about obtaining genuine love for those who seek to destroy me?

It is hard to forgive, especially if you honestly believe that this person does not merit forgiveness from you for whatever. But what has helped me is...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Elli Mceldowney

I am struggling with loving my enemies, can someone suggest any ways I can go about obtaining genuine love for those who seek to destroy me?

It is hard to forgive, especially if you honestly believe that this person does not merit forgiveness from you for whatever. But what has helped me is...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Anonymous
Medium

How does one commune with a lukewarm Christian?

Hello Helena, This is a good question and i believe it's one of the ways to know a true christian. If i get you right, you mean how do one relate with a baby...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Question by Helena Jones

How does one commune with a lukewarm Christian?

Revelation 3:14 - 22

1 Vote April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Kelli Hamann , Pastor's Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Teacher, Writer, Cellist

I am struggling with loving my enemies, can someone suggest any ways I can go about obtaining genuine love for those who seek to destroy me?

I've also struggled with this issue at various times (I'm sure we all have at one time or another), and I've found that the advice given in Matthew 5:43-48...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Susan Mateo

We all have different gifts. If my gift is to serve, am I excused from evangelizing or encouraging?

In this passage, 1 Corinthians 12:1-11, Paul speaks of people having individual gifts, but also that all gifts come from the same Holy Spirit, and that "He...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Question by Viki Balsamo

We all have different gifts. If my gift is to serve, am I excused from evangelizing or encouraging?

I think the answer is that you are not excused, that everyone is supposed to use every gift, though some are better at some gifts than others. What does the ...

1 Corinthians 12:1 - 11

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Answer by Benjamin Wellman , I <3 Jesus!

Is poverty usually related to sin or the absence of God's favor?

There's a saying that "Idol hands are the devil's workshop". The Bible talks about being lazy/idol quite a bit. It says those who refuse to put their hand to...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Question by James Wong , Passionate Christ Follower and Business Man

Is poverty usually related to sin or the absence of God's favor?

I understand there are exceptions to this (i.e. Job's wealth being taken away because he was being tested) but I'm asking "usually".

Proverbs 24:33 - 34

1 Vote April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Ben Ting

What can I do to receive Jesus as my personal savior?

1) Convicted that indeed you are a miserable sinner. 2) You want to run away, to change, to get out of this miserable sinful life. 3) You realized you cannot...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Jason Winn , Co-Founder, eBible
Supporter

Do we now have to keep the sabbath?

Personally I feel that the Sabbath is often portrayed negatively, for whatever reasons. Perhaps it's the list of laws that came with it in the Jewish Law....

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Question by Calvin Rechais

Do we now have to keep the sabbath?

Genesis 2:1 - 3

3 Votes April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Chuck Smith jr , Soul-shaper

Why did the rich man "had to" admire the dishonest rascal for being so shrewd?

This particular parable has probably raised more questions and concerns than any other. Usually, Bible students want to know how Jesus could use the behavior...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Edward Yim

Does this verse equal the other way, that great wealth is true godliness?

I do not believe that the reverse is true.

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by Colin Wong , Founder, eBible.com
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Does this verse equal the other way, that great wealth is true godliness?

The term "wealth" in the context of 1 Timothy 6:6 is also translated as "gain" in other translations. "Now there is great gain in godliness with contentment,...

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Answer by Colt Mccarthy

Does this verse equal the other way, that great wealth is true godliness?

James, Here is a simple rule to follow. The smallest form of interpretation is in the paragraph. When you take a verse out of the context of the paragraph,...

April 30 2013 Follow Vote Up