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December 01, 2016


    Resurrection on the Last Day: Is the Resurrection on the last day for both the righteous & the wicked? [John 5:24, Rev 22, Daniel 12:2]

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    Apparent Contradiction re: rulers: Is there a contradiction between [Hebrews 13:17 & 2 Corinthians 1:24] about submitting to others?

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    "Benny Hinn: Does Steve have any thoughts on Benny Hinn? Converting Spouse: Caller has been trying to expose his wife to Jesus, & have her accept Jesus, & would like advice from Steve the best way to do that."

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    Reincarnation/Resurrection: The difference between reincarnation vs a judgment & a resurrection.

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    Positive & negative thinking: Caller wants to point out that the way you think affects the way your life turns out [Proverbs 23:7]

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December 02, 2016


    "In the world, but not OF the world": What does it mean to be "in the World but not OF the world"? [john 17:14-16]

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    "Father of Lights": Why is it plural "Lights" in James [1:17]? Partial info given in each Gospel: Are there examples where Jesus says additional information from what He says in one gospel like He does when talking about cause for divorce?"

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    Tracts only having limited info: Caller concerned that there's not enough information in a tract for someone who wants to become a Christian, only saying a sinner's prayer.
Jews vs Gentiles accepting gospel: Why does it seem the Gentiles accepted the gospel more readily than the Jews?

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    Tracts only having limited info: Caller concerned that there's not enough information in a tract for someone who wants to become a Christian, only saying a sinner's prayer.
Jews vs Gentiles accepting gospel: Why does it seem the Gentiles accepted the gospel more readily than the Jews?

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    King Solomon: Did Solomon die in his sins or climb out before he did?

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    Hebrew Israelites: They believe Salvation is only for the Hebrews. What is a Gentile? Caller would like more evidence that the gospel is for the Jews also.

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December 05, 2016


    Mormons: Are Mormons Christian, Christian Heretics or a cult, & can they be saved if they are a cult?

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    Unbelieving Wife/Secret Rapture: Wants to save my wife, make her have an interest in Jesus, & thinks the Secret Rapture would actually help her & hopes he can stay behind & help her.

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    Reincarnation: Caller's sister believes she can prove reincarnation from the Bible. Caller wants to be able to show her from a Christian perspective it's not true.

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    Second Coming, 1 or 2 stages: Caller wants to know what [Matthew 24:36-44] is exactly talking about.

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    Laughing Pastor/Strange Doctrines: Caller went to a convention, preacher started laughing, the whole congregation started laughing, why all this "strange doctrine" in the church?

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December 07, 2016


    Glorifying God: How do you glorify God? How do you bear fruit? [John 15:8]

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    The Book of Revelation: Can it be seen as a courtroom throughout the book? (general discussion of the various topics in the Book, letters, visions, 7 seals & trumpets).

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    "Gold & jewels described in heaven: Even though man likes those metals down here, why would that be enticing for us? Just foliage of living green would be more enticing. UFO's in Scripture: In [Ezekiel 1:4-15] is it talking about a UFO?

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    Heresies in "Christianity Today": The Christianity Today magazine had an article in it called, "Our Favorite Heresies", & Caller thought it is was a little weird.

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    "Cain's wife: Where did Cain & Abel get their wives? Death - heaven or sleep:" "Caller doesn't think it makes sense that we go to heaven after we die since we are going to be resurrected when Jesus comes back?"

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    Eastern Orthodox Church: Praying for the dead, & praying to the dead?

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    Prophecy: What is role of the spiritual gift of prophecy for today?

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December 08, 2016


    Love: What is love? [1 Corinthians 13]

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    The Statue of Daniel 2: What does the Statue represent? What does clay represent? [Daniel 2]

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    Marriage Problems: The wife has just completely shut down & won't even communicate w/ her husband & tell him what is wrong & he doesn't know what to do

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    Red Letter Bible Christian: Caller's daughter is only a "red letter" Bible Christian, only wanting to do what Jesus said & not what the apostles say, especially Paul.

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    Tithing: Are we supposed to be tithing in this day & age? [Matthew 23:23]

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    The Binding of Satan: Caller differs w/ Steve about the binding of Satan & wants to discuss it.

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December 09, 2016


    Baptism: Is it necessary to get baptized to be a Christian?

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    God creating us: If God knew we were going to Fall, & He's complete by Himself, why did He create us in the first place?

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    Being at peace w/ yourselves: How to make peace, have humility, [Mark 9]

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    Interpreting Scripture (2Peter 1:20): Prophecy is of no PRIVATE interpretation, Left Behind scenario nottrue, so why do they do it?

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    Holy Sprit's Role in Eternity: What is the role of the Holy Spirit after the judgment, or said another way, what is the role of the Holy Spirit in eternity?

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    John the Baptist's Baptisms: What was the purpose of John the Baptist's baptism if it wasn't the same after Jesus died?

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    Disciples baptizing before cross: Did the people who were baptized by John the Baptist or the disciples have to get rebaptized after Jesus' death & resurrection?

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December 12, 2016


    Daniel 7, Daniel's Dream: Is it applicable to the church today & or was it already fulfilled? Are there differences of interpretations of the symbols? [Daniel 2 & 7]

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    Harold Camping: Predicted Jesus would return twice on specific dates, & even though he's dead, apparently he said we should leave the churches & just listen to radio.

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    Ex-convicts/drug addiction: Some fear they might go to hell even though they at times don't have complete victory over drugs. Even being addicted to coffee is bad (after break).

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    The method of Sharing of Gospel: The caller is concerned about what we share as the gospel, a born again experience, the blood of Jesus, instead of the Kingdom of God. Sabbath: What happens to the people who don't keep the Sabbath because we they had to work, & do we have to keep one at all?"

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December 13, 2016


    Cremation: What does Steve think about cremation?

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    Holidays (Christmas/Easter): We shouldn't just celebrate those 2 days, we should do it all the year long!

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    Pangenderism, LGBT: What if you aren't willfully really sinning, being homosexual, LGBT, pangender, but are just confused, is that possible?

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    Women Pastors: Is there any Scripture that talks about Women Pastors, Women in Leadership?

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    Jesse Duplantis: Does Steve know anything about him, God has power to take life human life, but doesn't have the authority to take them

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    "Theme Music: Did Steve do his theme music or someone else or what? Walking in the Light: Can Steve explain, ""Walk in the Light, as I am in the Light"" [1 John 1:5-7], what that means practically?"

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December 14, 2016


    Replacement Theology: Why is this considered so derogatory & why is it so threatening? (AKA Supersessionism)

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    "Pre-Trib Rapture vs Post-Trib: Caller heard Steve disagrees w/ a pre-trib rapture & would like to know why. Eternal Security: Trying to figure out if once saved, always saved is biblical?"

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    "Leprosy - Simon/Naaman: If leprosy was so contagious & dangerous & they had to be quarantined, how come they were mingling w/ their people?Jesus coming to the Mt. of Olives: Caller thinks the reason people think ethnic Israel still plays a role in end time events is because Jesus is supposed to be doing that."

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    Love covering a multitude of sins: What does it mean love will cover a multitude, what sins is he referring to? [1 peter 4:8]

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    Race: Where does race come into play, caller wants to know? Where/when did it happen since we are all from Adam & Eve?

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December 15, 2016


    Marriage discussion: Complicated Issue.

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    "Adam & Eve: How come they didn't die the day they ate the fruit like it says in the Bible? [Genesis 2:17] Books of the Bible: Why are some more included in some Bibles?Garden of Eden: Was the Garden of Eden here on earth?"

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    John the Baptist being Elijah: Was John the Baptist Elijah? [Matthew 11:11-14, 17:10-13, Mal 4:5-6 , luke 1:17]

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    Homosexuality: Some think you can be a Christian & still be a practicing homosexual. [Romans 1:26-28, 1 Corinthian 6:9]

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    David: David claiming that he had not seen people in need? Won't God supply everything Christians need? [Psalms 37:25, Matthew 6:31:34]

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December 16, 2016


    Letter of the Law vs Spirit of law: Sometimes the "spirit" of the law seems stricter than the "letter", & I thought we were under grace, caller says. [2 Corinthians 3:6]

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    Home church growing too big: Home church is growing too much, caller is hoping it doesn't lose its effectiveness. [Acts 20]

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    "Reaching Judaism": Ezekiel 44 represents the Messiah because he has to have biological children. [Ezekiel 44]

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    Christmas Story: Purification required, including Mary's Son, Jesus, but He was sinless. [luke 2:22, 2 Corinthians 5:20-21]

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    Time: Trying to understand the concept of time, God being outside of time. Calvinism seems to accept this idea, it going along w/ their beliefs

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    Marital Status of Pastor: Do you have to be married to be a pastor of a church?

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December 19, 2016


    Hindu maybe turning Christian: A Hindu friend of Michael the Buddhist to Michael that it's all about Jesus & may be converting to Christianity

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    Homosexuals vs Sodomites: What is the difference between Homosexuals & Sodomites since they are both in the list of sins? [1 Corinthians 6:9]

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    Demon-possessed people: Demon-possessed seemed to be prevalent in Bible times, & what about this day & age?

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    Best method of converting people: Is the Fire & Brimstone approach or talking about the gospel of love better? [1 John 4:18]

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    Seeker-friendly churches: Churches that play loud, rock & roll type music it would seem would lose a whole bunch of older people, so counterproductive.

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    Forgiveness of Sins: Steve says we are forgiven up to a point, but does God hold our sins against us? (not having to repent idea going around)

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December 20, 2016


   Steve having Long Hair:: Caller's son has a problem w/ Steve Gregg as a Bible Teacher because he has long hair. [1 Corinthians 11:14,16]

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    God creating mankind: Does the Bible say why God made us

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    Witnessing to Muslims: Why is Jesus called the Son of God, & why did God need to have a Son if God is complete?

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    Fornication: Why would Paul want someone who's already in the clutches of the devil be turned over to him? [1 Corinthians 5:5].

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December 21, 2016


    Plucking out your eye: Was Jesus talking hyperbole here? [Mark 9:47]

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    "Psalm 51: Is this to be taken as an idiomatic term, David crying out in exasperation, or to be taken as literal fact? Anointing: What is the "anointing" that is referred to in [1 John 2:20, 28]?

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    "Today thou shalt be w/ Me": Did Jesus really go to Paradise as He told the thief since He told Mary 3 days later He hadn't ascended yet? [luke 23:43, John 20:17]

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    Tithes & Offerings: Why do a lot of churches who don't want anything to do w/ the OT all of a sudden love it & use it in Malachi 3 when talking about tithing?

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    Praying to Mother & Father God: World Mission Society Church, & they pray to Mother God & Father & wondering what Steve thought of that & how to reach them?

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    Love (w/ out trust): Does this include loving w/ out trust? They can love, but don't have to trust them, even if they are gossiping, for example. [1 Corinthians 13]

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    Visiting prison based on why there: When Jesus said you visited Me in Prison, is this talking about people who were convicted of serious crime or only for political/religious reasons?

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    Eve deceived, Adam willingly: Eve partook of the fruit, it's true, but it says she was deceived, was the first one that took it, but Adam willingly took it, & he gets the credit

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December 22, 2016


    Cain's wife: Where did Cain get his wife? (Genesis 5:4-5)

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    God's Agenda: What's God's Agenda (for taking so long)?

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    Augustine: Didn't he pretty much change our view of Christianity as we know it today?

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    Speaking in Tongues: What is Steve's view on speaking in tongues? Did they cease? [1 Corinthians 12]

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    Original Sin: Caller wants to disagree w/ Steve, that we are born in sin, have original sin [Romans 5:12-21].

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December 27, 2016


    Ministers performing civil marriages: Should Christian ministers perform civil marriages?

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    Prophecy - Ezekiel 36: Return of Israel from the captivity of Babylon.

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    "Calvinism: Can you be a Calvinist & still have a non-traditional view of hell? Water (& blood) from Jesus' body: What is the significance of the blood & the water coming out of the body of Jesus? [John 19:34]"

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    Eternal Security: Perseverance of the saints, once saved always saved. Thoughts?

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    Replacement Theology: Caller wonders if Steve agrees w/ supersessionism, & why.

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December 28, 2016


    The Sin of Jeroboam: Churches practicing Exclusivism & Legalism

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    Israel created in one day: Nothing in the Bible about Israel being created in one day, but someone mentioned [Isaiah 66].

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    2 swords being enough: What did Jesus mean by this, 2 swords is enough? [Luke 22:35-38 Exodus 22:2]

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    Prosperity Preachers: False or watered down gospel of prosperity preachers.

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    Tigris & Euphrates Rivers: Can we be sure these were the 2 of the 4 original rivers mentioned in the Garden of Eden since the Flood changed everything?

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    2 swords being enough: Caller Scott thinks he has some insights as to what Jesus meant.

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    Discipleship: Does every Christian have a responsibility for Discipleship?

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    2 Swords: Comment about the 2 Swords.

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    [John 10:34] "you are gods":: What did Jesus mean by calling the Pharisees gods? [John 10:34, Psalm 82]

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December 29, 2016


    Not Inviting Relatives to Dinner: What did Jesus mean by not inviting family or friends to dinner? [luke 14:12-14]

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    Morning program: Caller is going to miss the morning program when it's taken off at the end of the year.

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    Mormonism: Jesus being born at Jerusalem, they say. The City of David being Jerusalem.

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    "Visions & Dreams: Do visions & dreams from God still happen? Does He speak to us through passages of Scripture? Confusion of Face [Daniel 9:8]: What did ""confusion of face"" mean in [Daniel 9:8]?"

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    Lot, righteous or sinner: In some places it says it refers to Lot as "righteous" Lot…..how could that be when he did some elicit sins & lived in Sodom?

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    Middle East in the News: How does all the stuff happening in the UN, USA, Israel & Syria fulfill prophecy?

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    Prophecy being fulfilled: When Jesus' feet would stand on the Mt of Olives, & it would split in 2…when was that fulfilled? [Zechariah 14:4]

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    Marriage Infidelity: Caller committed infidelity, they got divorced, she got remarried, can he remarry now himself?

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December 30, 2016


    Jesus taught same as other leaders: Adult daughter of caller suggested Jesus taught the same thing as other religious leaders.

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    Old Covenant/Ten Commandments: Aren't the 10 commandments part of the Old Covenant even though churches seem to rely heavily on them?

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    Disagreement w/ previous answer: Caller disagrees w/ Steve's answer of the last call, that that's not what God said, that "forever" means forever!

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    Under Grace of Mercy: Are we under Grace of Mercy, & Jesus didn't call us Christians.

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    Serpent in Genesis: Was this serpent literal or figurative?

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    Circumcision: Why did Paul tell Timothy to get circumcised after he's been preaching it's not important anymore? [Acts 16:3]

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    The label of Christian: The name Christianity was actually a derogatory term, the caller says [1 peter 4:16]

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