There are ways that our experiences and views on dads can impact the way we see God and the world. Despite how much they may like to tell them, dads are no joke.
Why is Jesus the only way to heaven? Christians are often dismissed as intolerant or bigoted for claiming that there is only one way to enter heaven. After all, isn’t It arrogant to assume that only your interpretation of God is the right one? The reason Christians believe that Jesus is the only way to heaven is Continue Reading
“Oh, we’re Christians too!”. This is the phrase I often here from Jehovah’s Witnesses when I engage them in conversation. “We believe in Jesus too!” is another claim that is often made. This makes it sound as if Jehovah’s Witnesses are just another denomination of Christianity. But are Jehovah’s Witnesses Christians? I’ve had many missionaries come to my Continue Reading
Is God’s Jealousy a fault? In his book “The God Delusion”, atheist Richard Dawkins describes God this way: “The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, Continue Reading
Is Gandhi In Hell? It’s been a while since I took a reader’s email to answer. I found this challenge particularly interesting and wanted to share it with you. I received permission to share the story provided I kept the sender anonymous. The Dinner Conversation “I was with some people the other night and the topic of Continue Reading
Does God’s Omniscience Eliminate Free Will? I hear this challenge often. How can Christians claim that they have free will if God already knows the outcome of the events? Wouldn’t this make the events pre-determined, and therefore out of our control? Is God just a Divine puppet master? And if we are not in making free will decisions, Continue Reading