Quick Challenge Answer: Should Christians Tithe?

Quick Challenge Answer: Did Paul Hallucinate The Risen Jesus?

Did Paul Hallucinate The Risen Jesus?  There are many naturalistic theories that attempt to disprove the resurrection of Jesus.  The problem is, there are so many evidences for the resurrection, that one explanation can’t discredit them all.  Paul’s conversion to believe in the risen Jesus is cited as one of these evidences.  Paul (previously named Saul) had been […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Are Ghosts Biblical

Quick Challenge Answer: Should Christians Watch Horror Movies?

Should Christians watch horror movies?  As Christians, we understand that more exists than just the physical world.  There is a spiritual realm as well. Our curiosity about the spiritual seems natural.  If we are indeed spiritual creatures, then there is an aspect of our existence that cannot be explained by science.   Even people that don’t believe in God […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Was the Flood Justified?

One of the most popular objections to God and the Bible is the violence in the Old Testament. However, usually, people focus on the destruction of the Canaanites. Frankly, those stories are tame compared to the Flood. You want to talk about God destroying a civilization? Let’s talk about the time he flooded the world […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Did God Commit Genocide In Killing The Canaanites?

Did God commit genocide in killing the Canaanites?  This may be one of the most frequent challenges to God.  That God himself is a moral monster.  People look at the events that take place in the Old Testament and will say “How can you worship a God that acts this way?”. Your God killed thousands of people in […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Did Jesus Claim to be God?

If it is such an essential part of Christianity, why didn’t Jesus ever explicitly declare that he was God? It is true that Jesus never said the words “I am God,” but he might as well have. This challenge is pretty easy to resolve if you simply know your Bible.

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Quick Challenge Answer: Does God Sanction Abortion In Numbers 5:17?

Does God sanction abortion in Numbers 5:17?  I’ve often said that I prefer to make pro-life arguments using science and philosophy rather than the Bible.  While I think a powerful argument can be made using the Bible, I prefer to use the method above.  The main reason I do this is, it catches people off guard.  There is a […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: What Is Presuppositional Apologetics?

What is presuppositional apologetics?  We spend a lot of time here at Tent Making Christianity talking about making the case for Christianity.  We use several different lines of argument to make our case.   The fancy name for what we do is apologetics.  This is drawn from the Greek word “apologia” which means “speaking in defense”.  It is in essence the […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Is God the Greatest Abortionist?

In America alone, there are almost 3,000 abortions every single day. The numbers are hard to comprehend. However, those numbers are dwarfed by the number of unborn babies that die through natural causes. Is God responsible for those deaths since he could have prevented them?

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