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Tim Maas

Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army
I was raised as a Lutheran, but now consider myself a non-denominational Christian. I have been married for 33 years, and have two married children -- a son who is an attorney, and a daughter who is a mathematics teacher -- as well as a granddaughter who was born in April, 2019, and another granddaughter who was born on 17 February 2020.  I retired in 2013 after 35 years as a Quality Assurance Specialist (Ammunition Surveillance), which is a civilian (Civil Service) career program that inspects and classifies the Army's stockpile of conventional, guided missile, and toxic chemical munitions, so that the Army has an accurate picture of the serviceability and safety of its ammunition stockpile at any given time.   

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What does it mean to have a sound mind?

If the question is being asked in reference to the wording of the verse cited...

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Can the deceased leave signs to let you know they are okay?

As much as we might wish to communicate with individuals who were dear to us...

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When we pray, can Satan hear my conversation with God?

I would say that Satan and his demonic forces (although powerful) are neither...

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What does it mean, "Surely your goodness and unfailing love will pursue me all the days of my life, and I will live in the house of the Lord forever"?

The entirety of Psalm 23 likens God's care for David (and, by extension, for...

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What does it mean to “share one another’s burdens”?

Christians are not intended to practice their faith in isolation. They are to...

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What does it mean to "not walk according to the flesh"?

New Testament references to "the flesh" are speaking of the carnal, sinful...

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How many people named Barnabas were there in The New Testament?

As far as I am aware, there was only one individual with that name mentioned...

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Who are modern day Bereans, or which country is modern day Berea?

Berea (the name of which means "heavy" or "weighty") was a city that in...

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What do you do when you are being asked to say sorry for something you did not do?

I would first express sympathy for the situation of the person to whom I was...

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Does the Bible say everything happens for a reason?

I would say that the Bible depicts God as having two types of will -- an...

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What is the meaning of life? Why care?

I would say that, from a Biblical standpoint, we should care because God...

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What step or steps can be taken when reading the Bible seems boring? Hebrews 4:12

Steps that I have found helpful: Always keeping in mind that the words of the...

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Why in Exodus 33 did God tell the children of Israel to take off the jewelry after they had made the golden calf?

According to Exodus 32:2, the gold from which Aaron fashioned the golden calf...

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What should we learn from Jacob's wrestling match with God?

First, I would say that, as indicated in the question, the "man" spoken of in...

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What was the state of the earth before creation?

A casual reading of Genesis 1 might give the impression that the earth was...

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