5 Reasons Protestants Don’t Include the Apocrypha

Any one of these points on their own may not be enough to fully discredit and understand why protestants don’t include the Apocrypha. When the arguments are all laid out together, the books simply do not stand up. The Apocrypha is not scripture.

Can Morality Be Judged Across Time?

Can morality be judged across time?  I used to listen to a radio call in show when I lived in Denver. The host of this show used to always say “We live in interesting times”.  Looking back on the past few months, we are indeed living in interesting times.  On top of a worldwide pandemic, we are Continue Reading

Is the Bible a Product of Its Culture?

Are we being truly objective in our thinking? Why is the Bible merely a product of its culture, while we are simply right? We read these texts with our skewed 21st century lens and assume that we know what is right.

The Archeological Evidence For King David

The archeological evidence for Kind David.  I once had a Facebook exchange with another Christian that claimed the Bible was just a book of faith.  His claims were similar to the ones I often hear from Christians and non-Christians alike: “History relies on certain proofs like artifacts and written documents from the time. The Bible has very Continue Reading

Quick Challenge Answer: Should Christians Practice Yoga?

Should Christians practice yoga?  Christian yoga is popping up more and more now days.  It’s not uncommon to see churches advertising it on their websites or in their Sunday bulletins.  But is yoga something we should be doing as Christians? What is yoga? Answering the question “What is yoga” is difficult.  That’s because it’s use is so vast, and Continue Reading

Quick Challenge Answer: Can We Know The Dates Of Jesus’ Crucifixion And Resurrection?

Can we know the dates of Jesus’ Crucifixion and Resurrection?  Nowhere in the Gospels is the date given for either Jesus’ crucifixion or resurrection.  This shouldn’t surprise us.  The Gospel writers were not writing news stories.  They were trying to convey a theological message to certain groups of people.  So many of the details we are naturally curious about are Continue Reading

Was Pontus Pilate Scared Of The Jews?

Was Pontus Pilate scared of the Jews?  This question is one that has taken on new life in recent years.  The common assumption is that a Roman Prefect would not bend to the whims of local leadership of a province they governed. Roman authority was absolute.  And Roman leaders surely would not have gotten involved in a theological squabble Continue Reading

What Christians Need To Know About The Nazareth Inscription.

What Christians Need To Know About The Nazareth Inscription.  Many of you may not have heard about the Nazareth Inscription.  Or you may have heard about it, but not known precisely what it is.  The tablet with the Nazareth inscription has been in the news lately. So I thought I would put together this post to help everyone Continue Reading

Did Math Prove God Does Not Exist?

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

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