Can The Church Use V.R. Technology?

Can the Church use V.R. technology? Historically, the Church has been slow to adopt emerging technologies. With the possible exception of the printing press, technology has been viewed with an eye of suspicion by Christians.  Radio, T.V. and the movie industries were all seen as evil by nature and quickly abandoned. Predictably, with Christians removed from the marketplace, Continue Reading

I’d Believe If God Would Just….

I’d Believe If God Would Just ____.  Insert your proof here.  “God, if you would just appear to me, I’d believe.”  How many times have you heard those words? This is one of the most frequent requests that non-believers make of God.  And Devine Hiddenness is also one of the most common objections to Christianity.  After all, if God exists, Continue Reading

Not So Welcome In Church

Not so welcome to Church.  Have you ever felt not so welcome in Church? I have.  As a new believer, I wasn’t privy to the culture of a Church body.  I didn’t speak their language.  I didn’t know the traditions or the social taboo’s I was now expected to be aware of.  This made adjusting to going to Church a Continue Reading

What Is A Whole Human Being?

What is a whole human being?  Are all human beings equal, or are some more equal than others?  What is the thing that gives us value? Is it physical? Is it something non-material like sentience or intelligence? Whatever it is, it must be something we share in equally.   We are continuing our series on Disabilities and the Continue Reading

Disabilities And The Church

Disabilities and the Church.  Happy New Year!  I hope you all had a great time with your family and friends over the Holidays.  It was a special Christmas for me this year, as my mom paid a visit to help me celebrate my 50th birthday.  It was most definitely the highlight of our Holiday, and a visit we will always Continue Reading

The 5 Days Of Christmas Myths Day 2

The 5 days of Christmas myths Day 2.  In this series we’re looking at 5 common Christmas myths that perpetuate each year.  The culture, and many Christians, accept these myths without question.  No one ever stops to think about where they come from, or if they are even accurate.  We’re taking a closer look at them to see if Continue Reading

Going Viral

Going viral.  It finally happened.  One of my posts on Facebook “went viral”.  I’ve had a few articles we’ve posted here do pretty well in the past.  Some have been shared in other countries, and viewed by thousands of people. But nothing has taken off like a simple meme I shared last week.  As of this writing, it has been Continue Reading

Why Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Points to a Divine Creator

Why Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Points to a Divine Creator. Colin Kaepernick is back in the news. After a few quite years, Mr. Kaepernick is attempting to get an NFL team to sign him . A few weeks ago, he held a private work out in hopes of attracting the interest of a team. To this Continue Reading

Quick Challenge Answer: Are Catholics Christians?

Are Catholics Christians?  This was a great source of confusion for me after I converted.  As I have said previously, I had never given Christianity much thought.  I had always assumed that Catholic and Christianity were the same thing.  As I found out with many of my assumptions about Christianity, I was wrong on this point.   Is There A Continue Reading

Do The Moral Failings Of Christians Prove Christianity Is False?

Do the moral failings of Christians prove that Christianity is false?  As I write this, another Christian celebrity is being accused of sexual impropriety.  To their credit, they have acknowledged wrong doing and have accepted responsibility.  This doesn’t excuse the behaviors by any means.  But at least the victims do not have to live through the anguish of having Continue Reading