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  1. How do we know that the biblical books selected are the ones God wanted selected?
  2. How can we get God on our side? (Deuteronomy 20:4)
  3. What is the meaning of “See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God”?
  4. What if someone has sex before marriage but now is celibate? Is it biblically ok for that person to get married?
  5. Why did God give the Ten Commandments to his people, knowing that they wouldn’t be able to live up to them perfectly?
  6. How to avoid being used by others while maintaining love?
  7. When Psalm 24 says, "He who has clean hands and a pure heart.. "then what does "dirty hands" mean?
  8. What was wrong with shaving? (Deuteronomy 14:1)
  9. Why did people participating in idol worship deserve execution? (Deut. 17:2–5)
  10. What is the firmament theory?

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Answer by ainsley chalmers , Medical Research Scientist, devoted family man.

How can I discover my purpose in life?

The bible says to seek first the kingdom of God and all things will be added unto you (Matt 6:33). In other words pray and seek God for His direction for...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What is the sin unto death?

If you read First Corinthians there was a believer that was sleeping with his fathers wife. Paul said everyone knew about it and it was so bad they should...

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Question by Jimmy Skobyak

What is the meaning of “See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God”?

How does one attain (or fail to attain) the grace of God in this context? Is this speaking of initial salvation or something else?

Hebrews 12:15

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Why did God make sex before marriage a sin if he blesses those who are not married with children?

Sex outside of marriage is a sin because God says it is so. God ordained the relationship of a man and woman inside a marriage as his "perfect will" for...

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

When a woman has a child before marriage, does God make that woman barren after birth?

I think that it is safe to say that God does not approve of sexual relations between a man and a woman prior to marriage, or the conception of children as a...

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

Why did people participating in idol worship deserve execution? (Deut. 17:2–5)

Why did participating in idol worship warrant execution? (17:2–5) Deuteronomy 17:2-5 New English Translation (NET Bible) 2 Suppose a man or woman is disc...

Deuteronomy 17:2 - 5

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

How can I pray in faith?

This is a great question. Both these concepts are foundation elements in the Christian life. I will discuss each separately then pull them together as a...

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Answer by Robin Hill

Did Jesus change the water into wine or grape juice?

Unlike weddings of today, the wedding feast went on typically for a whole week. This was to allow for other relatives/friends to come from a far, at times...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What does it mean that a Christian is a new creation?

It simply means we are born of God. When we believe the gospel, First Corinthians 15:1-4 we are sealed with the Holy Spirit and are given eternal life....

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How can I discover my purpose in life?

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

Why did David order the death of the Amalekite who had come to him with news of Saul's death?

I agree that the Amalekite had (falsely) reported that he had killed Saul (undoubtedly hoping to ingratiate himself with David). I also realize that God had...

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

What was wrong with shaving? (Deuteronomy 14:1)

My understanding is that the practices described in the verse cited in the question were observed at the time among multiple idolatrous peoples of the...

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Answer by John Matthews , Semi-Retired Professional Singer, Conductor and Seeker

What does the Bible say about our loved ones in heaven coming to visit us on Earth?

It is difficult for me to assume that the medium in 1 Samuel 28 was bringing up demonic or satanic visions. Saul recognized the vision as Samuel and was told...

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Answer by Derrol PORTER

Why did God make sex before marriage a sin if he blesses those who are not married with children?

The verse that you have cited is actually speaking in illustrative language about the children of Israel worshipping the god of the Moabites or Baal. All...

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Answer by Billy P Eldred

What does it mean that Jesus died for our sins?

God, being God, makes the rules of the Universe. Also, being God, anything He speaks has to happen. In the Bible, The Word of God, God said: "the wages of...

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

What was wrong with shaving? (Deuteronomy 14:1)

14 You are the children of the Lord your God. Do not cut yourselves or shave the front of your heads for the dead,

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How can I pray in faith?

James 5:15

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Question by Anonymous
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How to avoid being used by others while maintaining love?

Jesus said He came to serve and not be served. As a follower of Christ, I am confused sometimes. Should I help my colleague? It’s her job but she passed it o...

John 15:13

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