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February 1, 2011

Is it showing a lack of faith when we bring before God the same prayer requests over and over again? Is this what the Word of God is warning us against when it refers in the Scripture to “vain repetition”? Question and Answer My understanding of “vain repetitions” found in Matthew 6:7 is pagan practice of praying in chants and formulated...

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April 1, 2005

Was Jesus surprised by the crucifixion, and did He believe that God had abandoned Him? The question is based on His cry of despair, "My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?" (Matt. 27:46). Question and Answer Certainly, before the crucifixion Jesus knew all that would transpire. But perhaps the actual experience was more intense than He...

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September 1, 2010

Numbers 10:9–10 (NASB) tells the Lord's people to do certain things to remind God of their existence or need of help in battle. Why should God need to be reminded? Question and Answer God didn't need to be reminded. He wanted to be remembered by His people, and to be sought by them—for their welfare, not His. But they needed memory aids...

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September 1, 2015

What does it mean for us to become the “righteousness of God” in Christ (2 Cor. 5:21)? Question and Answer This is a stunning and breathtaking passage of Scripture! The Lord Jesus died in our place on the cross (Rom. 8:3; 2 Cor. 5:21; 1 Peter 2:24). Therefore, when we trust Christ as our personal Lord and Savior, we become the righteousness...

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February 1, 2019

Since fallen people still bear the image of God, does this have some practical implications for us as Christians? Question 5 All people have worth before the Lord. We must reject racial supremacy, ethno-centrism, and sexism, and stop assessing people based on skin color, level of education, or class distinctions. We must endeavor to see...

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March 1, 2009

Is there a difference between sins that offend God, and those that offend the rest of us? Question and Answer Every culture under the sun recognizes the reality of sin but distinguishes between sins it regards as relatively harmless and sins that are serious. Serious sins are those perceived to be harmful, e.g., murder, adultery, and theft.

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July 1, 2005

What is the image of God in man? How do you get it and can you lose it? Question and Answer Every person is born with the image of God, and you cannot lose it. So what is this image of God? The dictionary defines an image as “the reproduction or imitation of the form of a thing or a person.” Mankind, as made in the image of God, is intended...

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January 1, 2011

My wife listens constantly to Moody Radio. Naturally, I am forced to hear snatches of your programs. Much of the stuff you broadcast so confidently (and print in Today in the Word, which she reads) is mainly sentiment that depends on belief in God. I am an atheist and have never seen a convincing reason to believe in the existence of God.

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June 1, 2008

Does God hear the prayer of really bad people? There are some really wicked people in the world, and I can’t imagine that a holy God would ever listen to people like Hitler, Mussolini, or Saddam Hussein. Question and Answer The Bible seems to indicate that God not only listens to wicked people but also responds to right prayers. The Bible...

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Question and Answer | Foreknowing God

July 1, 2021

Daily devotional questions and answers: If God knows the past, present, and future, He knew Adam and Eve would sin and be cast out of the Garden of Eden.

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