Bible Answers That Make Sense

Bible Answers That Make Sense

What Do “Blood of Jesus” and “Hand of God” Mean?
December 18, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

I heard one of your podcasts where you where talking about the true meaning of the phrase “Blood of Jesus.” Could you elaborate on that and this one: “Hand of God”?

We can also find the imagery in certain stories like when God made his goodness pass before Moses and covered him with His “hand”. What is Gods hand really? Is it His providence? The Holy Spirit?

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Trinity – More Questions
November 13, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

I just read your blog on the Trinity and thought everything you said was absolutely true. However, I have often wondered two things:

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The Trinity: Bible Truth or Human Fiction?
November 6, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

I recently moved to Fiji and it seems that they are facing serious pulling away of the church memberships to fraction groups …One of the points in discussion was of a retired pastor who… is now challenging or not believing in the doctrine of the Trinity.

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Christ’s “Effectual Plea” – To Whom Is He Pleading?
October 9, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

In my study of lesson #8 for the third quarter 2009, “Loving Brothers and Sisters,” under Tuesday’s lesson, I came across a quote by E.G. White… I accept what I believe to be the Biblical view that the plea of Jesus is not to the Father, but to us (sinners)… Please read the quote below and address the highlighted portion.  To whom is Jesus presenting an “effectual plea”? 

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How Are God’s Actions in the Old Testament Loving?
October 2, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

I was asked how can our GOD be loving when, throughout the bible we see numerous examples of Him killing and displacing the innocent? For example in Joshua 6: 2 He took land from the people of Jericho and gave it to Israel by force

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God’s Judgment Part 2: Fear, Glory, and the IJ
June 12, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

In this week’s Part 2 blog we will complete our discussion by answering Phyllis’ second and third questions below as well as address her confusion regarding the ‘investigative judgment.’

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God’s Judgment Part1: Did God Harden Pharaoh’s Heart?
June 5, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

Thank you for recent blog (May 8, 2009). It answered questions I had about who will actually destroy body & soul in hell!  Thank you for putting puzzle pieces together so we can better see the Big Picture. I have several unrelated questions that I’m hoping you can help me resolve.

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Friendship with God
March 20, 2009 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

What is a friend? When you think of your best friend, what qualities come to mind? When you think of being a friend, what attributes are essential? Loyalty? Trustworthiness? Love? True regard for the welfare of the other?

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Assurance of Salvation
December 5, 2008 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs, Life's Tough Questions Tim Jennings, M.D.

My question is about one’s assurance of salvation.  Based on your model of salvation as opposed to the common or traditional view of salvation, as being a legal act, when can one be assured of salvation?

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Open Theism
November 1, 2008 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

Is it not true that [you have a link in Come And Reason’s Web Resources to] Greg Boyd is a leading open theist?  He advocates a view that God’s omniscience is seeing all possibilities, not the choices that have not yet been made by human free will.

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The Sword of God
May 17, 2008 Bible Answers That Make Sense, Blogs Tim Jennings, M.D.

Within the introduction to the sermon, I got a pretty clear picture of what the pastor was going to be presenting to us today.  I felt he presented the information he wanted to very effectively and thoroughly, but it left my mind VERY unsettled.

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