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Christians That Evolved
  
When a person first puts confidence in the Lord, there is a considerable change in his, or her, thinking. However, many new Christians lack discernment, and need some time in order to change their 'world view'. Someone who purportedly calls on the name of the Lord, but neither grows, nor is interested in hearing the Lord, is not a Christian.
p.s. Belief in either of the theories (evolution or intelligent design) requires a particular bias, but a non biased examination of the natural evidence would rule out macro evolution.
Psalm 25:4-5, Proverbs 3:5-8, Matthew 7:21, John 8:43-47, 10:1-5, 25-30, chapter 15, 16:13-15, Romans 10:17, 2Timothy 3:16-17, James 1:5-8,19-26.


Is USA Christian
  
Sin, Romans 3:10-19 vs. 6:23.
If the Barna group surveys' are correct, only 38% of Americans would consider themselves to be Evangelicals. A further qualification based on their "9-point evangelicals" test (itself based on the National Association of Evangelicals Statement of Faith) reduces this number to 8%. For example, in one question concerned the belief in the Holy Spirit as "a living entity" - only a quarter of the respondents strongly agreed. ...Only my opinion, but based on the myriads of often foolish laws on the books, there are a dearth of God fearing Christians in most governments. Job 12:16, Isaiah 19:3, 1Corinthians 1:18-31, 3:19-20.


Did Noah Forshadow The Rapture
  
Yes, there are said to be types and shadows in the Old Testament that point to our need for a Savior, and to Christ's sacrifice on the cross. Yet, there are many people who misuse (eisegete) scripture. The story of Enoch tells us to have faith in God, to walk with Him (please Him), and that God will judge the ungodly, Genesis 5:24, Hebrews 11:5-6, Jude 14-15.
If one were to use the following verses, it would more likely point to God preserving His own in the midst of the Tribulation, rather than temporarily removing them from the Earth. Genesis 7:1-8:19, Matthew 24:4-51, 1Corinthians 9:9-12, 15:51-32, 1Thessalonians 4:16-17, 2Peter 1:19-20.


Are These False Teachers
  
An answer might be: Proverbs 3:34-35. One sign of a Believer is having reverence towards the Lord, even more so by a purported Bishop, Matthew 7:20-21. Also, participating in Syncretistic meetings would seem to be less 1John 1:5-7, and more Revelations 17.
As to Mary: Christianity teaches that God only deserves Glory, and that we being without our own merit, can be saved by having faith in Him only, and in His meritorious death on the cross. Promoting Mary as a sinless Advocate, Co-Redemptrix, and Mediatrix is outside the pale of Christianity, Isaiah 42:8.
The Unitarians, etc.: Considerable proof of the Trinity (hundreds of verses), has been given on these blogs, Romans 1:21-22, 1Timothy 4:1-2.


Slain In The Spirit
  
Alex: Please explain your question further. What do you believe concerning this phenomenon? From what I've seen in Charismatic meetings, very few people fall down under the impetus of the Holy Spirit - the rest are falling either due to a carnal response, or due to a demonic manifestation. Any demonstration from God, would have to meet the Biblical test, and the person should show some positive Godly change(s) due to the experience. 1Corinthians chapters 2,12,13,14, 1Thessalonians 5:16-23, James 3:17-18, 1John4:1.


Are These False Teachers
  
learner2: ...Interesting non sequitur, but you may be missing the point. Here are some good verses to learn, Psalm 1, Proverbs 1:10, 12:26, 13:20, 14:6-9, Romans 1:18-32, 1Corinthians 15:33, 2Corinthians 10:3-5, 2Timothy 2:16.


Cain Fled To Nod
  
Cain was cursed, ..."a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth." Nod {aimless wandering} was named after him, and can be contrasted with Eden {delight}. Cain left both his parents company, and lost companionship with the Lord. Genesis 4:1-24


Married A Baby Christian
  

God, Family, Job!
1) Apologize, apologize, apologize! 2) Is there a mature Christian that you both would be comfortable talking to? 3) A marriage is more important than a Pastorate. 4) 1Corinthians 7:12-35. 5) Please, carefully consider the following verses re ministry *1. These verses should be useful to you as well *2.
*1: Psalm 78:72, Matthew 7:12, 20:25-28, Acts 20:28, 1Corinthians 4:1-2, Philippians 2:1-4, 1Timothy 3, 2Timothy 2:24-26, Titus 1:5-9, chapter 2, James 1:19-20, chapter 3, 1Peter 4:8-10, 5:1-10.
*2: Ephesians 5:25-29, 31, 33, Colossians 3:19, 1Timothy 5:8, 1Peter 3:7.


Are These False Teachers
  
Scott1, com7fy8 1/9: Please read the following, Herod vs. Barnabus and Paul, Acts 12:21-23, 14:8-18. A true teacher would agree with 2Timothy 4:2-6, and not participate in a U.G.I. leadership conference with various Emergent Church, Seeker Sensitive, and Word of Faith profligates, less Glenn Beck and Jonathan Morris, 2Corinthians 6:14-18.
Gordon: To be an Apostle, one would have to do as an Apostle does, e.g. in Paul's case - write around a third of the New Testament, establish Church polity, and correct error.
Psalm 1, Proverbs 1:10, 29-30, 12:26, 13:20, 14:6-7, Romans 1:18, 1Corinthians 5:11-13, 15:33, 2Corinthians 10:3-5, Galatians 1:6-12, 1Timothy 6:5-10, 2 Timothy 2:16, 2Peter 2, 1John 4:1.


Does God Punish With Fire
  
Some verses that specifically address this are: Isaiah 65:13-16, 66:22-24, Daniel 12:1-3, Matthew 3:12, 25:46, Mark 9:41-48, John 5:28-29, Acts 24:15, Revelations 20:12-15, 21:6-8.


Pope's Belief In Evolution
  
The Popes since Pius XII have said that the theory of Evolution is reconcilable with Creation. "Divine Being" is a bad translation from the Latin for Demiurge. He was probably making reference to creatio ex nihilo, and that may brings up another Romanist belief that the Big Bang theory is also compatible with creation. Isaiah 30:10-11, 2Timothy 3:1-9, 4:3-4, Titus 1:10-16.


What Is A Spook
  
Still no, Matthew 25:46, 2Corinthians 5:6-8, Hebrews 9:27.
The S.D.A. needs to incorporate 1Timothy 4:1-9 into their Bibles.
Shira 4368:
The DC-3 is my favorite aircraft, and the AC-47 gunship was called the spooky. Just thinking about Benghazi at the time.


Ryan Won The Debate
  
This is not a Christian question. But, a good one might have been - How does a predominantly "Christian" nation end up with four heathens as it^s major canidates for President.
p.s. Nurse Roberts: Christians usually support the party that most reflects their own viewpoint, while foolishly underestimating that which is contrary to Gods will. Both major parties are a pestilent curse on the land - only my opinion.


Do We Need To Tithe
  
No.
It was also used to support the poor, some of it was used to buy nice things for oneself, and part of it was spent on a party.
The Priests were cursed in Malachi because they short changed the Levites out of their share.
Yes, with a caveat, Many people do not hear the Lord very well when it comes to giving. Note: Jesus spent a great deal of time on this subject. Please see 1Corinthians chapter 2, (especially 16).


Work Your Way To Heavenh
  
Work - no.
Being good, yes - if your name is Jesus the Christ and you are a member of the Holy Trinity.
No - if you are a sinful human in need of salvation.
p.s. please read Romans chapter 3 at your leisure.


Enoch Walked With God
  
I dont know of any reputable Christians scholars that disagree with Enoch being taken alive to Heaven, and it is consistent in the Hebrew. Some denominations believe that this cant be true because it violates John 3:13. My opinion is that they misinterpret that verse. Genesis 5:24, Hebrews 11:5.


What Is A Spook
  
No!
I believe in the power of the AC 47 though.


Christians Boycott KFC Chickens
  
Some KFC restaurants buy chicken from Halal, or Kosher plants depending on what neighborhood they serve. Feel free to not support any business that you believe opposes your Christian beliefs. Please consider the following verses - that concern the obligation of the stronger and weaker brother to each other.
Romans 14:21, 1Corinthians chapter 8.


Did Jesus Have Money
  
Read Luke 8:1-3. At that time, the crowds would give money if they enjoyed a ministers message. And several wealthy supporters also gave as well. If you can live off the land, feel free to do so. Jesus spoke against the love of money, but recognized its usefullness.
Matthew 17:24-27, Luke 12:15, Ephesians 5:5, Colossians 3:5, 1Timothy 3:8, 6:9-10.


Victimized Class Of Americans
  
Cluny: that is a common human complaint in most cultures.
Proverbs 8:13, 16:2, 5, 18-19, Matthew 5:2-16, Romans chapter 12, Galatians 5:15-26, Philippians 2:1-21, James 3:14-18, 1Peter 5:5, 1John 2:15-16.



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