Quick Challenge Answer: What Is The Immaculate Conception?

What is the Immaculate Conception?  While most people are familiar with the term” The Immaculate Conception”, it is often misunderstood.  For years l was like many Christians that believed this Catholic belief referred to Jesus Himself.  But this is not the case at all.  The Immaculate Conception (IC) is referring to the birth of Mary, the mother of […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: What is Omnism?

Omnism is the belief that there is no one true religion but that every religion holds part of the truth, so all beliefs should be respected. I see the appeal. The truth often lies somewhere between two extreme positions, so why would religion be different?

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Did the Romans Create Christianity to Justify Slavery?

Quick Challenge Answer: Should Churches be Tax Exempt?

In the United States, churches are considered non-profit organizations and thus do not have to pay taxes to the IRS. Some people take great issue with that and believe many churches abuse their tax-exempt status for self-gain or political influence.

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Quick Challenge Answer: Are Apologists Putting God On Trial?

Are apologists putting God on trial?  Since Christ first appeared in the scene, people have been challenging both His message and His identity.  The leaders in Jerusalem did not believe He was the Son of God.  They argued against the fact.   And despite recent claims to the contrary, the main reason Jesus was arrested and put on trial […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Is Christianity A White Man’s Religion?

Is Christianity a white man’s religion?  It’s clear that we are currently in a state of racial awareness in the United States.  Things that seemingly have nothing to do with race suddenly are taking on racial overtones.  And religion in general, and Christianity in particular have also been thrust into the fray.   There are many who now claim […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Do Christians Get to be Jerks?

Quick Challenge Answer: Will God Give You More Than You Can Handle?

Will God give you more than you can handle?  There are certain phrases in Christianity that are known as “Pastorisms”.  A pastorism is a saying that conveys a simplified version of a theological point that may or may not be precisely sound.  The phrase “God won’t give you more than you can handle” is one of these pastorisms. […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Are Christians Anti-Education?

Ignatius, a student of the apostle John, instructed parents to “bring up your children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord; and teach them the holy scriptures, and also trades that they may not indulge in idleness.” Yes, teach the Bible, but teach everything else too.

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Quick Challenge Answer: Can Christians Be Demon-Possessed?

Can Christians be demon-possessed?  The Christian worldview by nature is a supernatural worldview.  We believe in supernatural beings.  God, angels, and yes, even demons, are all taught in Scripture.  Demons are mentioned in both the New and the Old Testaments. And demon possession is also clearly described as well.   We see many instances of demon possession in the New […]

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