Greetings ladies and gentlemen,I've been a faithful reader of the blog for a few months and decided to stop dipping my toes and dive into the forum. I believe that manliness is a lost virtue in…Continue
"Works for what?
I'm really not sure what those with oral fixations should do to get over that, especially straight men. I suppose it depends on your health concerns. Teeth? sugar-free candy. Digestive system? real candy. Nutrition? eat…"
"If you're going to Chicago, you've got to get Chicago pizza. The two easiest to find will be Giordano's and Gino's. (I prefer Giordano's) Make sure to order Chicago Stuffed and not any of the "normal" stuff or…"
"There's a brand of cigarette called Ecstasy that's marketed as a tobacco and nicotine-less cigarette. It has some very tea-like ingredients, mint, black tea, catnip, etc. You might try those. Personally I think they taste horrid. If you…"
Hi there Matt. Welcome to AoM as also to the Christian Men's group. I've got a daily Bible study there. Also, thought I'd give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"I prefer the ESV. I am a theology student and so the "essentially-literal" translation is useful to me since the Bible is the bulk of my research material. For my own personal devotions though I have enjoyed using both the NIV and NLT. As…"
"There are many, many theories about what you are asking. Simply put, your question boils down to the purpose of the atonement, or "why did Jesus have to die?". I wrote a brief (2 page) essay on the subject for a theology class which was…"
"I'm not sure I full understand the questions here, but if I do, here are a couple of answers:
The kingdom of God is righteousness, peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit. Rom 14:17
Signs and wonders shall follow after those…"