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August 1, 2010

Someone said that the church in America focuses too much on the individual. Is this true? Question and Answer Yes! Most of the imperatives and exhortations given to us in the New Testament are not given to the individual; they are given to the redeemed community of faith. Here are some examples: Hebrews 4:14–16, 6:1–2, 10:19–24, 12:1–3.

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2010/8/questions/84282
todayintheword.org August 1, 2010

Question and Answer

January 1, 2006

I believe that there is life after death. So are we going to meet our loved ones again? Question and Answer For those who know the Lord, the answer is absolutely yes. The apostle Paul told his converts in Thessalonica that the hope of seeing them in glory sustained him. “For what is our hope, our joy, or the crown in which we will glory...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2006/1/questions/138069
todayintheword.org January 1, 2006

Question and Answer

April 1, 2009

I have heard all my life that God is eternal. What does the Bible mean when it says that God is eternal? Question and Answer What you heard all your life about God being eternal is true, the Bible declares it (Gen. 21:33; Ps. 90:1-2; John 1:1; 1 Tim. 1:17; Heb. 9:1; Rev. 1:1). This means that God is without beginning or end, and in His being...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2009/4/questions/105843
todayintheword.org April 1, 2009

Question and Answer

September 1, 2009

When Israel is named in the Bible, does it mean the land of Israel, or, as some people believe, all born-again believers? Question and Answer In every text that I can recall, with one exception, the term refers either to the land or to the physical descendants of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. We cannot say only Abraham's descendants, because...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2009/9/questions/105861
todayintheword.org September 1, 2009

Question and Answer

September 1, 2012

As a Christian, do I need to submit to a government that I do not like? Does the Bible explain why we should submit to the government? Question and Answer Paul gives us several reasons in Romans 13:1–7 why every Christian should submit to the government: (1) human government/civil authority, regardless of its forms and philosophical base,...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2012/9/questions/93769
todayintheword.org September 1, 2012

Question and Answer

May 6, 2008

As we read the Bible we see Lord and God used hundreds of times. How do we know what specific name was used in the original Scriptures? Question and Answer The names God and Lord found in the English version of the Bible are translations neither of which were in the original language of the Bible. Scholars suggest that both Yahweh and Jehovah...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2008/5/questions/134888
todayintheword.org May 6, 2008

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June 1, 2018

Even if the Bible teaches that a preborn baby is alive, should we still try to impose our religious views on secular society? Question And Answer Abortion is not a religious issue but a moral one. We can’t say, I’m personally opposed to murder or rape because the Bible forbids it, but I don’t want to impose my biblical values on others.

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2018/06---june/q-and-a/question-2
todayintheword.org June 1, 2018

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September 1, 2014

Since the angels in heaven are called holy (Rev. 14:10), why does the Bible say in reference to God that “You alone are holy” (Rev. 15:4)? Question and Answer The angels who never rebelled against God are holy, but Revelation 15:4 highlights God’s unique holiness. God possesses holiness in the absolute and un-derived sense. Absolute un-derived...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2014/9/questions/140221
todayintheword.org September 1, 2014

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August 1, 2011

If the Devil no longer has power and authority over us, why does the Bible command us to put on the full armor of God? Question and Answer The Lord's decisive defeat of the Devil through the cross does not mean we are no longer involved in spiritual battles and fierce struggles. The Lord Jesus has already won the war, but we are still engaged...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2011/8/questions/84330
todayintheword.org August 1, 2011

Question and Answer

October 1, 2005

A friend says the U.S.A. is mentioned in the Bible. He says someone wrote a book on the topic. My friend is pretty smart. Question and Answer I saw a book that said the Rapture would take place in 1988. It didn’t, of course. I refer to that embarrassing book only to make the point that virtually any nutty idea can find a sponsor in the publishing...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2005/10/questions/145459
todayintheword.org October 1, 2005

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