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John Matthews

Retired Professional Singer, Conductor and Seeker
I currently work part-time as a Director of Music and Traditional Worship at a Methodist church.  I also have a 40 voice men's chorus.  I have been a licensed auctioneer and personal property appraiser.

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What does David mean by "gods" in some of the psalms, such as Psalms 138?


Psalms 138:1

1 I give you thanks, O Lord, with my whole heart; before the gods I sing your praise.

Comment 1 Answer Asked May 30 2024


What is the Methodist Church, and what do Methodists believe?

I can agree with Mr. Houdmann's answer above (Houdmann being a conglomerate...

Comment 1 More Answer 2 Votes Asked May 22 2024


Why are Christians opposed to marriage equality?

Marriage equality is a legal issue and not a religious one. In the first...

Comment 2 More Answers 1 Vote Asked April 16 2024


Should we raise our hands/clap our hands during worship?

I have been told many things concerning clapping and raising of hands in a...

Comment 6 More Answers Asked November 06 2023


Is it blasphemy to call GOD she? or GOD our mother?

The concept of a male or female God is put in perspective when you consider...

Comment 1 More Answer Asked September 29 2023


What does the Bible say about euthanasia and/or having a living will?

I have heard terminally loved ones say to me, "I want to die so that I can be...

Comment 5 More Answers Asked August 25 2023


If a man has multiple wives and becomes a Christian, what is he supposed to do?

The Bible does not forbid polygamy. It cannot be more clear. The requirement...

Comment 7 More Answers Asked April 12 2023


Does the warning in Revelation 22:18-19 apply to the entire Bible or just the Book of Revelation?

It seems fairly certain that the addition or subtraction John of Patmos...

Comment 5 More Answers 2 Votes Asked November 10 2022


How should a Christian view the split in the United Methodist Church?

After having been a United Methodist for 30+ years, and as an employee of...

1 Comments 1 More Answer 1 Vote Asked August 29 2022


What does 11:11 mean in the Bible?

Some believe that 11:11 stands for Jeremiah 11:11 and, possibly, other books...

Comment 1 More Answer 3 Votes Asked August 16 2022


What does the Bible say about Christians hunting animals for sport?

I believe that hunting for sport should be outlawed. Hunting for food? God...

1 Comments 2 More Answers 1 Vote Asked July 08 2022


What is woke theology? Is it a theology?

Woke Theology has no official meaning concerning recognized fields of study,...

4 Comments 1 More Answer 1 Vote Asked June 17 2022


Can women serve as elders in the church?

For the sake of clarity, I am answering this question based on the assumption...

2 Comments 10 More Answers 2 Votes Asked May 12 2022


What does putting God first really mean?

The idea of prioritizing God in a 1,2,3 type of levelling can lead to...

1 Comments 4 More Answers 1 Vote Asked April 20 2022