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Noah’s Flood was Worldwide, Not Local

The question whether Noah’s flood was localized or worldwide is answered in the Bible. There we find that Noah’s flood is said to have been deep enough to cover “all the high mountains under the whole heaven.” That would be impossible if the flood was only localized. But such depth would have caused a worldwide […]

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Does God Still Do Miracles?

Does God still do miracles? I would emphatically answer that with a “Yes, He does”! I know this for certain because of personal encounters I’ve had with Him. Here are just a few of these: At age seven I was dying from a lung problem. The doctors were not sure what I had, but they […]

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Jesus Can Do So Much With So Little

A boy gave up his fish and bread lunch. Jesus used that to feed thousands of hungry souls. An assembly of 120 disciples gave up their fear of persecution. Jesus used that to spread the gospel to the descendants of Israel in every nation. A woman of ill repute at a well ignored her shame. […]

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Celebrate Thanksgiving with Thanksliving

Only fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart. For consider what great things he has done for you.  (1Sa 12:24 ESV) The first recorded celebration of Thanksgiving in North America was in Newfoundland in 1578. An English minister named Wolfall presided. There are records of another held in Maine in 1607. […]

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Love to be Like Jesus

Romans 12:3-5, 9-10, 16 (3)  For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith. (4)  For as we have many […]

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Two or Three Witnesses

The Bible often uses numbers to speak of literal quantities or increments of time. It also uses numbers to represent something much deeper. This latter usage is known as “imagery.” When numbers are used in such an instance they represent something spiritual rather than something literal. For instance, the number seven in the Bible conveys God’s perfection. In creation, […]

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Does God Give People Evil Spirits?

Question: Every time a person in the Old Testament receives an “evil spirits,” it says the evil spirit was sent from God. So, does God give people evil spirits? Answer: Yes, God is the source of these evil spirits. However, this circumstance is often confused with a person being demon possessed. This is not what’s happening in […]

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