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The Sovereignty of God Over 2020

“God has a plan.” Has anyone ever said that to you? Perhaps something didn’t work out the way you wanted, and someone told you...

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God Is Both Sovereign and Good

I recently commented to a friend that if there is one thing I’ve learned this year, it is the importance of holding all my plans loosely...

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How to Strive for Unity Amidst Division

Episode 586 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about the definition of sin, if God speaks to anyone today, about Mary and Joseph, and feeling unified with Christians who believe different things than us.

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Soul, Spirit, Flesh: What’s the Difference?

Episode 585 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about if God's love is conditional, if God uses governments for his ends, Pentecost, the body and soul, and repentance.

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Help! I Can’t Stop Drinking & Smoking

Episode 584 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about if God speaks to us in dreams, introversion, the Trinity, and addiction.

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My Church Is Dividing Over Covid-19

Episode 583 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about Roman Catholicism, what it means to be a child of God, if the church is neglecting evangelism, and what to do when disagreements around COVID divide the church.

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Are Certain Passages of the Bible Inappropriate for Children?

Episode 582 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about if one can lose their salvation, what it means to follow God, what Jesus means when he says not everyone will enter the kingdom, and if certain parts of the bible are inappropriate for children.

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Were the Ten Commandments Strictly for the Old Testament?

Episode 581 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about if there are contradictions in the bible, what it means that Jesus is the "Word," the 10 Commandments, and what it means to be a disciple.

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How Do We Respond to Claims of the Mark of the Beast by Vaccine?

Episode 580 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about what the Bible says about sadness and loneliness, what "working our your salvation" means, those who have been hurt by the church, and what the Mark of the Beast is and is not.

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The Difference Between America’s Presidents and Israel’s Kings

Episode 579 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about if one can lose their salvation, how to put others' needs above our own, what the "universal" church is, and if the story of Adonijah replacing David as king is like the US presidential election.