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A Gate Called Beautiful

March 4, 2020

A Gate Called Beautiful Robotic suits can help disabled individuals walk again! Experimental bionic limbs or “wearable robots” are currently used only in rehabilitation and physical therapy settings, but as materials get lighter, computers get smarter, and batteries last longer, designers hope this technology will allow use in everyday life.

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What’s in a Name?

December 1, 2019

Today_with_the_President What’s in a Name? Before our children were born, my wife and I spent a lot of time deciding on their names. For our youngest son I wanted a strong name and I suggested Stone, which Dee quickly rejected. Our kids are probably thankful that we settled on Marissa, Josiah, and Grant. Names are important. And in the Bible,...

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  • Today with the President December 1, 2019

What’s in a Name?

December 19, 2017

What’s in a Name? Celebrities often bestow unusual names on their children, and actress Gwyneth Paltrow raised eyebrows around the world when she chose the name Apple for her newborn daughter. She later explained the choice this way: “It sounded so sweet and it conjured such a lovely picture for me—you know, apples are so sweet and they’re...

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  • Jesus December 19, 2017

Question and Answer

May 1, 2005

What are the names of the twelve tribes of Israel? I cannot quite follow it in Genesis. Is Joseph, the eleventh son, a tribe, or were his sons Ephraim and Manasseh tribal leaders—numbers 11 and 12, respectively? Question and Answer Jacob had only twelve sons, and the twelve tribes were named after them. But a count of the names in all the...

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What is a Teacher?

August 1, 2020

Even as a young child, Amy Jensen McCaulley would gather her two younger brothers in the backyard and teach them Bible lessons.

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What Is a Disciple?

August 1, 2020

It is reassuring to realize that discipleship is not a life of sinless perfection but one of growth into maturity.

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  • Practical Theology August 1, 2020

Question and Answer

June 1, 2012

What is the significance of the "el" in biblical names? Question and Answer The Hebrew word for God is el." When you encounter names in your Bible reading that have "el" in them, the name in question points to God’s character, person, and work in some way. Note the following examples: Michael (Who is like God – Dan. 12.1); Daniel (My Judge...

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Question and Answer

November 1, 2019

I just finished a book on a near-death experience in which a lady died, went to heaven, experienced a number of beautiful things, and returned to earth. What does the Bible say about these types of experiences? Question and Answer The Bible says, “It is appointed for people to die once—and after this, judgment” (Heb. 9:27). There were a...

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Set Free for What? A Sinner Named Barabbas

August 18, 2013

Set Free for What? A Sinner Named Barabbas The story is told about two men who were identical twins. They shared DNA, and they were both raised by their father who was a violent alcoholic. After each of the young men left home, their lives took dramatically different paths. One chose to stay away from alcohol, attended college, got married,...

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Question and Answer

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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