Doubting Thomas Gets It Right

I have an embarrassing confession. My favorite disciple has always been Thomas.  Yes, THAT Thomas.  The guy who refused to believe Jesus was alive until he saw it with his own eyes. We don’t get a lot of information about Thomas in the Gospels or anywhere else in scripture.  His claim to fame is, and the label Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #117- Anti-Intellectualism In The Church

In this episode of The Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss anti-intellectualism in the Church. 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 them to our distribution list.  You can also listen directly from the side Continue Reading

Can The Wrong Tomb Theory Explain The Resurrection?

In this series, we have been discussing the Minimal Facts approach to the resurrection of Jesus. We began by explaining that certain facts about Jesus’ life and death by crucifixion were agreed upon by a majority of New Testament scholars. Even skeptical scholars who don’t believe that Jesus actually rose from the dead agree with these Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #116- The Kalam Cosmological Argument

In this episode of the Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss the Kalam Cosmological Argument for the existence of God. Links Mentioned in the show: The Kalam Cosmological Argument Hilberts Hotel Listen to our Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Music or Stitcher.  Look for new Episodes every Tuesday. Don’t see your podcast listening platform?  Email us and Continue Reading

Was Jesus A Legend?

We’ve been looking at the resurrection of Jesus in our last few posts.  We introduced the minimal facts approach to Jesus’ resurrection.  I then explained the minimal facts we would be using as we looked at alternate explanations for the resurrection.  We explained why facts 1-4, 5-8 and 9-12 are accepted by nearly all scholars in the field Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #115: Bad Christian Movies Part 2

In this episode of the Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss their favorite, and not so favorite, Christian movies. 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 them to our distribution list.  You can also listen Continue Reading

Quick Challenge Answer: What Happens To Those Who Have Never Heard Of Jesus?

So, What Happens To Those Who Have Never Heard Of Jesus? This is a common question raised against Christians and Christianity. It seems so unfair that God would send someone to hell simply for being in the wrong geographic location, doesn’t it?   I think this objection exists due to a misunderstanding of why people are Continue Reading

The Quick Challenge Question Podcast: What Happens To Those Who Have Never Heard About Jesus?

Welcome to our first Quick Challenge Question Podcast! New episodes will drop every Thursday. In this episode, Drew and David answer the question “What happens to those who have never heard about Jesus?”. Listen to our Weekly Quick Challenge Question Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  New Episodes are released every Thursday. Don’t see your podcast listening Continue Reading

Minimal Facts 5-8 Explained

In this series, we have been discussing the minimal facts argument for the resurrection of Jesus.  In my first post in the series, I laid out the 12 minimal facts we will using in our argument.  Minimal facts are those facts about the resurrection account that the majority of scholars, even skeptical ones, believe to be true.  While Continue Reading

Quick Challenge Answer: The Trinity Is Never Mentioned In the Bible

This objection is popular with missionaries of certain cults and off shoots of Christianity.  The notion that the Bible does not mention the Trinity is one that can easily trip up a unprepared Christian.  So does the Bible ever mention the Trinity? The answer is yes, and no. God never explicitly states in the Bible “I, the Lord Continue Reading