Reflections On Defections

Reflections on Defections. I had intended to write this post last week after the announcement by Joshua Harris that he had left Christianity. Before I could even begin, the announcement that another high-profile Christian was walking away hit the news. Marty Sampson of Hillsong United announced on social media that he too was done with Christianity.   Since the Continue Reading

Who Are The Jehovah’s Witnesses?

Who are the Jehovah’s Witnesses? On a recent podcast, David and I began discussing what constitutes a cult. The word cult has taken on some rather ominous overtones since the late sixties. When someone mentions the word cult now, what typically comes to mind is Jim Jones, The Manson Family or The Heaven’s Gate cult.  Cults are Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #142: Dealing With Doubt In The Church

In this episode of The Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss how the church can better help people deal with doubt. Link Mentioned in the Show: Doubting Towards Faith- Bobby Conway and Sean McDowell Listen to our Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  Look for new Episodes every Tuesday. Don’t see your podcast listening Continue Reading

What You Should Know About The Caiaphas Ossuary

As a new Christian I was hungry for more information about the Bible and Jesus.  I attended every Bible study and lecture I could attend.  One of the first lectures I attended was that of Dr. Paul Maier.  It was at this lecture that I first heard about the Caiaphas Ossuary.  Hearing about the Ossuary for the first time, Continue Reading

The 100th Blog Post

The 100th Blog Post! It seems unreal to be writing these words, but this is our 100th blog on the website.  I can’t thank you all enough for making this possible!   When we started Tent Making Christianity late last year, I could never have imagined the positive response we would receive.  My initial plan was to release 2 Continue Reading

Time Well Spent

Time Well Spent.  I’ve recently taken up wet shaving with a double edge safety razor.  I had always used a cartridge razor in the past.  I read an article on shaving with a DE safety razor and decided to give it a whirl.   Why Exactly? The original appeal was to save money on razor blades.  While I was happy Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #139: The Flying Spaghetti Monster

In this episode of The Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss the Flying Spaghetti Monster. Links Mentioned in the show: William Lane Craig on the Flying Spaghetti Monster Listen to our Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  Look for new Episodes every Tuesday. Don’t see your podcast listening platform?  Email us and we will add Continue Reading

Was The Cross Divine Child Abuse?

Was The Cross Divine Child Abuse?  That’s how many of the New Atheists describe Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross.  God is portrayed as an evil hate monger that must have blood to quell his burning anger against mankind.  God forces Jesus to take the full brunt of his wrath against humanity, and Jesus has no choice but to Continue Reading

Jesus Hasn’t Saved Us

Jesus hasn’t saved us. This was the title of an article that was posted on a friends Facebook timeline. As I mentioned in a previous post, I found the article interesting. The author of the article tells the story of two young black woman named Michelle Yaa and Verona Spence-Adofo.  These two women have both left traditional Continue Reading

Is Christianity A White Man’s Religion?

Is Christianity a white man’s religion? I recently read an article that a Facebook friend posted on line. The article was about a growing number of African Americans that are returning to native African religions in rejection of Christianity. This caught my attention. I wanted to see what the arguments were for this shift away from classical Continue Reading