Would Spock be a Christian?

There’s an assumption made by many today that if these highly advanced aliens existed, they would have set aside all that religious nonsense and embraced pure science and logic. I think there would be good reason to think that intelligent life that makes it to Earth has a stronger theistic view than we do.

What Jury Duty Teaches Us About Evidence

Jury duty taught me an important lesson about evidence recently. If you’ve been following me on social media, you know I have been serving on a jury for the better part of the last two weeks.   I have heard some horror stories about serving on a jury.  My experience was just the opposite.  I met some truly Continue Reading

Challenges Facing Young Christians

The Solution: Questions and Answers Last time I went over one of the major problems facing Christian students heading for college.  If you’re now thinking, “College can change my views, practically brainwashing me out of Christianity, and I won’t even know it? What am I supposed to do, just never go to college?” Thankfully, it’s Continue Reading

The Bible and the Book of Mormon: Is the Difference Simply a Matter of Time?

Their argument was that yes the Book of Mormon’s story is ridiculous, but it’s no better than the Bible. The only reason, he claimed, that we’re able to debunk the Book of Mormon and not the Bible is that one is 2000 years old, the other is only 200.

Quick Challenge Answer: If the Evidence is So Good, Why Don’t More People Believe?

I find it a little bit ironic when I hear skeptics ask this question. Given how often they complain about religious people only listening dogma, you would think they would understand that evidence is not the only thing that persuades people.

Living Life Without Hurting Anyone

I love being busy.  It’s just in my makeup.  I tend to overextend myself, and my days fill up pretty quickly.  As a result, I don’t have much time to follow what is happening in the news, or much time to follow current T.V. programs.  I am always busy on the nights that any particular Continue Reading

4 Early Non-Christian Sources For Jesus

In my last post, I made the case that Jesus was a real, living human being and not a myth like other ancient gods.  I used the early dating of the New Testament documents to show that there was not enough time between when the events of Jesus life were recorded and when they actually Continue Reading