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Ben Thinkin’ #6: Denominational Baptism, Job’s Wife, How To Prepare Fish

[The Ben Thinkin’ series is a venue for answering questions my readers have submitted. I answer several questions in each post. If you would like to submit questions for future Ben Thinkin’ posts, please leave them in a comment at the end of the article or email them to ben@plainsimplefaith.com.] Kristy asks, “Do you believe baptism within/by a denominational […]

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Ben Thinkin’ #5: Halloween, Trunk-or-Treat, and Judging

Pisa asks, “Is it sinful to celebrate Halloween?” Since the Bible does not address the Halloween holiday, whether the Christian can celebrate Halloween is entirely a matter of judgment. The Bible does, however, have a lot to say about witchcraft. For example, Simon the sorcerer repented of his business in the occult when he became […]

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Ben Thinkin’ #2: Baking Cakes For Gay Weddings, Endorsing Sin, and Withdrawing Without Elders

[The Ben Thinkin’ series is a venue for answering questions my readers have submitted. I answer several questions in each post. If you would like to submit questions for future Ben Thinkin’ posts, please leave a comment at the end of the article.] 1. Cindy asks: Can a church without elders practice withdrawal of fellowship from impenitent members?  Yes. […]

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