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  • Reply to Brown Snake attack and God's protection, Yes miracle.
    by justme
    Seriously amazing! The protection the Lord has afforded us is truly wonderful. Where I live we don't have any snakes anything like that. We do have Cotton mouth water snakes, Rattle snakes, and Copperhead snakes. We have only seen 2 copperhead snakes in 23 years. But we have seen a couple of rattlesnakes, and a water snake where our daughter was swinging in the lake where we live.

    We also have scorpion's and I have been stung a couple of times here. However when we lived in Arizona I was stung more that 6 times at the same time while trying to keep our house from being foolded by a bern that failed. I was shoveling dirt as water came down the hill, and as the water hit me several of they nasty things stung me on both legs....
    01-22-2018, 09:48 AM
  • God and marriage
    by theophilus
    In the Bible God uses marriage to describe his relationship with his worshipers. In the Old Testament Israel is call the wife of God. In the New Testament the church is the bride of Christ. What about the Holy Spirit? Is there some body of believers that is married to him or is he destined to remain a bachelor for all eternity? I haven't been able to find an answer to this question in the Bible. Apparently this is one of the things we won't be able to find out until we leave our present life.
    01-22-2018, 09:37 AM
  • Comment on ‘Trump Was Merely Sharing The Gospel With That Porn Star,’ Explains Jim Bakker
    by Sue D.
    How about Nixon -- Watergate scandal. He stepped down - Before impeachment proceedings could start? My opinion -- Clinton and Obama have been impeachable. If not impeachable -- Highly , Highly questionable.

    You're right -- no one gets into office by mistake. And this world is getting muckier by the minute. This government shut-down is an example.
    01-22-2018, 09:32 AM
  • Reply to Hello Folks
    by justme
    Interesting as this is what I was told when I went in the NAVY, but then again that was when we were at a war. But evil Mr. Obama so drained down the Military I think Bolivia may have had a larger Military
    01-22-2018, 09:31 AM
  • Comment on Who accompanies Jesus at His Second coming!
    by theophilus
    The church will be with Christ during the entire 7 years but a description of the wedding with the church is found in chapter 19, just before Christ returns to earth. Apparently our actual marriage won't take place until near the end of the 7 years.
    01-22-2018, 09:31 AM
  • Comment on Who accompanies Jesus at His Second coming!
    by Sue D.
    A question -- when the Church is raptured / taken out of this world and is with Christ -- isn't That when the Bride of Christ is united With Christ? So when the 7 yrs of tribulation are taking place down here -- then again -- there will be multitudes accepting Christ during that time? Right? They Won't be part of the Church because the church will be gone and the Holy Spirit , right? The Rev. 20 passage lists several groups of people who Will reign with Christ here on earth. Won't there be government Then like there is Now? It's sort of fascinating to think about. What Scripture is telling us and what is being speculated about.
    01-22-2018, 09:24 AM
  • Reply to Hello Folks
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    That's a myth according to this site: These are the 6 craziest military myths - Business Insider



    God bless,
    William...
    01-22-2018, 09:18 AM
  • Reply to Hello Folks
    by justme
    William, did you know the Navy has more aircraft than the Air Force? Its true. That seemed rather odd when I was told that, but most of the aircraft attacking the enemy are Navy, from Aircraft Carriers...
    01-22-2018, 09:12 AM
  • Reply to Responding to Objections to Sola Scriptura
    by theophilus
    When Paul wrote this the Bible wasn't yet complete since the New Testament was not yet written. During this time it was necessary to rely on the apostles who had known Jesus. Paul said he delivered the traditions by word or by letter. Paul is no longer alive to deliver teaching in person but we now have his teachings in the letters which are part of the New Testament....
    01-22-2018, 09:01 AM
  • Reply to Who accompanies Jesus at His Second coming!
    by theophilus
    I used to believe that but I have thought of something that makes me wonder if the church follows him. Immediately before his return we learn of the wedding of the Lamb. The church is the bride of Christ. Does someone who has just gotten married take his wife with him when he engages in a war of conquest?...
    01-22-2018, 08:42 AM

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  • Is the Word of God flawed?
    by Terry jones
    Many christians believe that all translations of the Bible contain errors. If ALL translations of the Bible contain errors where is the truth?
    03-29-2017, 08:44 AM
  • Which god is the true one and how can we tell?
    by Onliner
    This is one of the most raised questions by our atheist brothers. Most of them, basing on this, seem to have resolved to become non-believers after being unable to get the appropriate answer.

    Honestly, I think about this every other day-how do we really know that indeed the God we believe in we as Christians is the one to be worshiped ? Why not the god in the Muslim context or any other world religions?...
    03-06-2017, 07:52 PM
  • Faith alone?
    by faither
    Faith alone ? This is a phrase i"ve heard often , but i'm not sure i understand what it means. I want to start a discussion about Faith , and the Salvation process. But before i do , could someone who knows about "Faith alone" , tell me what it means?
    04-01-2017, 06:50 AM
  • The incontestable miracle at Fatima
    by Eddie
    Just curious what people's thoughts are on the miracle at Fatima in 1917? A quick summary of the facts:
    • 3 young children claimed a "lady from heaven" appeared out of nowhere in a remote field in Portugal where they were watching their animals, and the lady gave them a Catholic related message to relay to the people where they lived. This lady also told the children to meet her in this same location on the 13th of the month for the next 5 months at the same time where she would tell them more. Of course no one believed the children when they returned home with this news, and it caused a massive stir in their town.
    • The 3 children returned the following month, and many curious people came along with them. The children again claimed to see and speak with this "lady from heaven", but other bystanders could not see her. Since no one would believe the children, the lady told the children in July that she would perform a miracle on her last visit (Oct 13, 1917) so as "to
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    08-19-2017, 11:18 AM
  • [POLL] Should Christians Rest and Keep Holy the Sabbath Day?
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    by CDF47
    Yes
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    08-16-2017, 10:55 AM
  • What happens when the believer dies?
    by AndThisGospel
    On another thread I asked the following question: "Why were those from Adam to Moses dying? Were they dying because the law condemned them to death? No, the law had yet to been posted by God on Mount Sinai. Therefore "sin is not imputed when there is no law" (Rom 5:13). Then why were they dying?

    Answer: Because all men share Adam's fallen life indwelt with sin and therefore stand disqualified for heaven and eternal life.

    This leads to another question: If there's nothing good in our flesh then why do some Christians teach that something goes to heaven upon the death of the believer?

    Let's look at Acts 2:29 “Brothers, I may say to you with confidence about the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day. ...34 For David did not ascend into the heavens.

    David was a man of God. He was a believer, yet we clearly see from Scripture that he did not enter heaven upon his death. Why?...
    03-14-2017, 03:47 PM
  • Prayer Requests for TonyT
    by TonyT
    I am really stressed out and worried that I will say mean and evil things about people who are overweight (I am obese myself) and about people who are not Jewish. Please pray against that ever happening. I know that I can trust in God so that it wont ever happen, but I need support too. Thank You and God Bless.
    08-17-2017, 01:04 AM
  • Did God create evil?
    by William
    ...
    06-14-2017, 10:09 PM
  • "Do you believe science or God?"
    by River Jordan
    When I discuss evolution with some fellow Christians, I often get in response "You either believe in science or God".

    In my experiences serving as youth leader at our church, I can't tell you how many times I've seen middle schoolers, teenagers, and young Christians struggle with this issue. Interestingly, it's almost exclusively the ones from conservative households that have the most problems. They've been raised and taught in a "you have to pick one or the other" environment. And most often they've also been fed creationist talking points like "there are no transitional fossils", "evolution is never observed", "mutations can't add information", and the like, but when they start taking biology courses they quickly find out that those talking points simply aren't true....transitional fossils exist by the thousands, we see populations evolve all the time, mutations adding information is as common as rain, and so on. So now...
    07-26-2017, 01:34 PM
  • Why do most modern Christians only follow 9 of the 10 commandments? [Sabbath Day]
    by Trist
    I was told that I was required to work today and I called in and said that I would not work because I guard the 10 commandments. I live in an "at will" state and have a high probability of being fired for doing this, but I believe that I have done the right thing at this time. If I have not done the right thing, why is this so and where can it be found in scripture? My interpretation of what Jesus spoke against was not the law of Moses, but against the ridiculous additions that were made to it by the scribes and Pharisees. I also know that the Sabbath day (or seventh day) was created before the law of Moses.

    The Sabbath day appears to be a gift from the most high to mankind for rest and for learning about God (Jesus taught in the tabernacle on the Sabbath day routinely, and this is why I want to learn about the Sabbath day now), and it feels wrong to deny a gift from God.
    07-08-2017, 10:41 AM

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    Christforums' staff has been dealing with issues from problem children which are rejecting the essential doctrines of Christiandom. We'd like to take this time to address our focus and direction of an online community. First, this is a Christian Protestant Community which encourages fellowship within the body of Christ. Second, by definition we are Christian and "denominational" because we profess certain non negotiable essentials. The Ecumenical Creeds on the community's belief page are...
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  • Westminster Confession of Faith - Of Christ the Mediator
    by William
    Chapter VIII

    Of Christ the Mediator

    I. It pleased God, in His eternal purpose, to choose and ordain the Lord Jesus, His only begotten Son, to be the Mediator between God and man,[1] the Prophet,[2] Priest,[3] and King,[4] the Head and Savior of His Church,[5] the Heir of all things,[6] and Judge of the world:[7] unto whom He did from all eternity give a people, to be His seed,[8] and to be by Him in time redeemed, called, justified, sanctified, and glorified.[9]
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