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by EssentialSacrifice
Wed Apr 20, 2016 5:01 am
Forum: Questioning Non-belief
Topic: Help me out with this statement
Replies: 55
Views: 10871

Re: Help me out with this statement

what the bible is describing is not what I would call God.

What would you call God ? what would it take in description and form to be called God, IYO ?
by EssentialSacrifice
Wed Apr 20, 2016 4:29 am
Forum: Questioning Non-belief
Topic: Help me out with this statement
Replies: 55
Views: 10871

Re: Help me out with this statement

So Ken, just to be sure ... y:-/

There is plenty of evidence, = I see unfair treatment, unwise decisions, and lots of imperfections. ?
by EssentialSacrifice
Tue Apr 19, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Hypostatic Union explanation
Replies: 32
Views: 6303

Re: Hypostatic Union explanation

Re: Hypostatic Union explanation
Postby Jac3510 » Tue Apr 19, 2016 7:44 pm
remarkable post Jac.
by EssentialSacrifice
Tue Apr 19, 2016 6:32 am
Forum: Questioning Non-belief
Topic: Help me out with this statement
Replies: 55
Views: 10871

Re: Help me out with this statement

between this ... There is plenty of evidence, just not the type of evidence that is going to convince you or other Christians like yourself. But unless I am trying to convert you or others to my way of thinking (which I am not) my evidence doesn't need to be convincing to anyone but myself Ken and t...
by EssentialSacrifice
Mon Apr 18, 2016 7:13 pm
Forum: Christian Chit-chat
Topic: Such loving serving looks like
Replies: 3
Views: 869

Re: Such loving serving looks like

That is a beautiful story. Thank you for sharing. :)
i so second this Hana... wonderful, wonderful story. Thank you, and thank God for the Joe's in our world.
by EssentialSacrifice
Mon Apr 18, 2016 6:38 pm
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Eternal Security...(Revised May 2015)
Replies: 993
Views: 140523

Re: Eternal Security...(Revised May 2015)

Hey ES Addressing your first point, your definition of "repent" isn't found in scripture. You're using the English definition of repent, as in "turn from sin".  No, actually, I'm not (and you should ask before you assume) http://www.catholicculture.org/culture/library/dictionary/index.cfm?id=36048 ...
by EssentialSacrifice
Mon Apr 18, 2016 8:17 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Eternal Security...(Revised May 2015)
Replies: 993
Views: 140523

Re: Eternal Security...(Revised May 2015)

SoCalExile wrote: The fly in the soup of LS and holiness teachers is Romans 7:19, where Paul admits to "practicing evil". They try to get around this by saying that Paul is talking about life before justification, but the fact is the Greek is in present tense, so he's not talking about his past. Al...
by EssentialSacrifice
Mon Apr 04, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: Friendly Chit-Chat
Topic: Thoughts and goodbyes
Replies: 9
Views: 1513

Re: Thoughts and goodbyes

B. W. » Mon Apr 04, 2016 10:00 am Mel please reconsider and not take the ball and go home. Please stay. You may not realize how you helped folks here, including myself. So please reconsider and stick around! no better words can be said. you are loved and would be missed hard and should consider and...
by EssentialSacrifice
Mon Apr 04, 2016 7:46 am
Forum: Questions for Christians
Topic: We never knew you
Replies: 15
Views: 3180

Re: We never knew you

:amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :amen: :D

outstanding Mel, simply so well said ...outstanding.
by EssentialSacrifice
Sat Apr 02, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: God and Science
Topic: Home Sweet Home: The Milky Way
Replies: 16
Views: 12844

Re: Home Sweet Home: The Milky Way

Think of dirt .... that the dinosaurs walked on ! :esurprised: y:O2
by EssentialSacrifice
Fri Apr 01, 2016 8:51 pm
Forum: God and Science
Topic: Home Sweet Home: The Milky Way
Replies: 16
Views: 12844

Re: Home Sweet Home: The Milky Way

Isn't it sad i actually remember that movie poster in it's original marquee :esurprised: :) :D I do think that, if we were going to have contact with such, that God would have prepared us for that through Scripture. My thought exactly for some time now Philip. Provisions have been made for so many o...
by EssentialSacrifice
Fri Apr 01, 2016 8:37 pm
Forum: Creation Talk
Topic: Should Christians divide over the age of the earth?
Replies: 42
Views: 9816

Re: Should Christians divide over the age of the earth?

Here is, IMO the best science to bible correlation. the time line is flawless and the elements of time and space accounted for. for those of you who haven't seen this ... take the time, your "creation stance" isn't threatened, it's bolstered ... scientifically. :clap: it makes great sense to me. :) ...
by EssentialSacrifice
Fri Apr 01, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: God and Science
Topic: Home Sweet Home: The Milky Way
Replies: 16
Views: 12844

Re: Home Sweet Home: The Milky Way

all that being said by philip, with which i agree, there's this ... :ebiggrin: http://www.reasons.org/articles/why-are-the-aliens-silent i have no problem with other life. i see everything God has done and look at the quantities and distances he deals with ... everything He does is big ... we're mad...
by EssentialSacrifice
Fri Apr 01, 2016 6:35 am
Forum: End Times
Topic: The second coming of Christ
Replies: 19
Views: 8282

Re: The second coming of Christ

Here is the official CCC take on the 2nd coming ... it is a good read if you don't burst in to flames as you open it :mrgreen: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p1s2c2a7.htm brief summation from http above: 680 Christ the Lord already reigns through the Church, but all the thin...
by EssentialSacrifice
Fri Apr 01, 2016 5:40 am
Forum: Politics and World Events
Topic: in April, the Temple of Baal will come to Times Square
Replies: 36
Views: 6849

Re: in April, the Temple of Baal will come to Times Square

The Bible Mentions a lot Concerning "Baal" 2 Kings 23:5 - And he put down the idolatrous priests, whom the kings of Judah had ordained to burn incense in the high places in the cities of Judah, and in the places round about Jerusalem; them also that burned incense unto Baal, to the sun, and to the ...