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

What did Jesus mean when he said, "I come not to bring peace, but to bring a sword"?

In Matthew 10, Jesus is speaking to His disciples before sending them out on their own to minister in His earlier days of walking with them and teaching...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Are Jehovah's Witnesses right about being the only ones who know the truth about Armageddon?

I grew up in a family of Jehovah's Witnesses. It wasn't until my 40s until I came to know the real "truth" of the scriptures. God had brought me low with an...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the Christian view of retirement?

As Christians approach retirement age, they often wonder what a Christian should do during the retirement years. Do Christians retire from Christian service...

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Answer by Michael Ramey

Are Jehovah's Witnesses right about being the only ones who know the truth about Armageddon?

No they are not right, since they use their own twisted version of the bible that does not stand up to scrutiny to the original texts. You can read quite a...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What does it mean to love your neighbor as you love yourself?

An expert in the law tried to test the Lord Jesus by asking Him to declare what was the greatest commandment in the Law of Moses. In one masterful statement,...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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If you doubt your salvation, does that mean you are not truly saved?

Everyone has occasional doubts. Whether or not you have doubts is not what determines whether you are a Christian. Even when a believer is faithless, God is...

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Question by Brittney Earl

What did Jesus mean when he said, "I come not to bring peace, but to bring a sword"?

There are a lot of opinions, but I want to know what it really means...

Matthew 10:34

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Why do some churches thrive while others die?

The true church is one where Christ is acknowledged as its Head, the Bible is preached and taught, and the way of salvation is by grace through faith in...

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Answer by James Fromberg

Does war with Syria have anything to do with the end times?

I've done a little bit of research on eschatology my advice would be - to be fair to yourself and look at some other views on eschatology - for example the...

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Answer by Gerald LaRosa , Music Minster, Professional Musician

What does the Bible say about the idea of ancient aliens?

The Bible does not mention E.T.'s as we seem to fantasize about. For arguments sake, let us pretend the Bible does not exist. One could logically assume that...

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Answer by Don Whitley , Husband, father, grandpa and a Christian.

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

They are the words of God and Moses was the man or vessel God choose to put it in written form. All books of the Bible were written by men chosen by God to...

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Answer by D W

Are Jehovah's Witnesses right about being the only ones who know the truth about Armageddon?

No. They utterly distort the truth of God's Word, even doing so in THEIR translation of the Bible, the "New World Translation."

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the intermediate state?

The "intermediate state" is a theological concept that speculates regarding what kind of body, if any, believers in heaven have while they wait for their...

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Answer by Bob Snyder , Bob Snyder Christian Reformed/Calvinist/Augustinian Theology

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

When Jesus quoted his word in the Old Testament He quoted it as it being true and literal. We can see that from the context of His statements. Paul made...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is existential therapy, and is it biblical?

 Psychological theories are generally based in more pervasive philosophical concepts, such as naturalism or humanism. These underlying philosophies...

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Answer by D W

What is existential therapy, and is it biblical?

I studied and taught existential analytic psychotherapy under a noted psychiatrist, and also under a psychologist who studied under Martin Heidegger. It...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is postmodern therapy, and is it biblical?

 Postmodernism is a worldview opposed to modernism. Rather than rely on scientific fact and a sense of absolute truth, postmodernists believe that...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Are the NIV and KJV not God's true word?

As a historian, I find that some of the difficulty even within members of my own church is the lack of a basic knowledge of history and concept of time. To...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Does the New Testament address tithing?

First of all, when we address any question we have to have a clear definition. To discuss tithing rationally, we have to be sure that we all mean the same...

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