With any subject, humans tend to do two things. We develop an opinion, and then we make that opinion a part of our identity. I like this therefore I am this.
If you’ve ever tried to share your convictions with someone (and if you’re a Christian, I would hope that you had!), you know how intimidating it can be. I’ve been there. We don’t want to be the one getting tongue tied and fumbling for words. Getting a conversation started is usually the hardest part of Continue Reading
One night, after my college Algebra class finished, I needed to ask my professor a question about the homework. But I also had a different question. Earlier that night he made a casual comment about how he’s not religious. This wouldn’t be strange, except for the large cross tattooed across his forearm. Seeing a good Continue Reading
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 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
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
The 5 days of Christmas myths; day 1. Merry Christmas everyone! This is always an exciting time of the year. We are given the opportunity to reflect on the birth of Jesus. It’s the time of year that we celebrate with friends and family. Many families have favorite traditions that they look forward to every year, and we are no Continue Reading