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About fred kerr

eating with friends, healthy food, worshipful music, exercising, nature, telling jokes

Got a family member you cannot really talk to?: Building conversation bridges

It was lonely growing up. I was  a quiet, little kid. As a youth my Dad was into his business and drank at night. He did not devote much time to we three children or mother. She paid a heavy … Continue reading

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Why the atheist or believer will not have all his Bible questions answered?

Why the atheist  or believer will not have all his Bible questions answered?  Like feeding a dead cat is reasoning with one not open to truth.  I am focused on atheists and skeptics who attack, who ask questions, but do … Continue reading

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Should Christians drink?

Should Christians Drink? 12 reasons for my decision. I have friends that drink, others don’t. I am not going to get into glassy-eyed debate over this and risk losing a friend. Alcohol is a non-essential, discretionary, personal matter.  “In essentials … Continue reading

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Can you identify a cult?

  “Holding fast the faithful Word” 1 Tit 1.9a . . . .”Avoid profance and vain babblings” 1 Tim 6.2 . . . .”if any man is preaching to you a gospel contrary to that which you have received, let … Continue reading

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Do you know the Signs and Symptoms of a Stroke?

Numbness in arms or face Trouble speaking Change in vision–can’t see or blurry vision Sudden headaches Trouble detecting hot or cold Trouble swallowing–can inhale food or drink into lungs Difficulty walking–off balance, stumbling, dizzy, unsteady Confusion Dizziness or vertigo Loss … Continue reading

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Are all religions just different paths up the mountain to God?

Are all religions just different paths up the mountain to God? Is a summit conference between these religion leaders/founders plausible? Let’s pretend for a moment that all religions were different paths up a mountain to God. How might that have … Continue reading

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How important is supremacy of the Bible’s authority?

  Once rejecting the authority of the Bible, genuine Christianity dies. Without this stable, fixed anchor, objectivity is lost. A Pandora’s Box is opened. Without its singular compass, salvation doctrines drown in the sea of subjectivity. Redemption is just added … Continue reading

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Does the Judeo-Christian God accept or reject other religions? Why are they not acceptable?

 HOW DOES GOD VIEW OTHER RELIGIONS INCLUDING IDOL WORSHIPING RELIGIONS?:  (1) In Isaiah 44.9-20, God’s prophet explains how false religions   came in. Men used the trees God made to carve into idols and fell down before them to worship … Continue reading

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Who is the real Creator?

Why is it so important to know who the real Creator of the universe is?  Because whoever it or He is, He sets the rules. If He can create the stars and mountains, He can do the lesser things people … Continue reading

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Talking with skeptics and atheists

(1) We all appreciate kindness and love.  “sweetness of speech increases persuasiveness” (Prov 16.21 NAS); . . . .”speaking the truth in love” (Eph 5.15 NAS). (2) A Christian’s objective in a conversation or post should not be to win … Continue reading

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