Quick Challenge Answer: Should Christians Use The Enneagram?

Should Christians Use The Enneagram? I have to admit, until very recently I wasn’t aware of the Enneagram.  I knew there was some controversy about using it in the Church.  But I had never taken the time to dive into it.  Now that I have, I’m not comfortable with it. On the surface, the Enneagram appears to be Continue Reading

On the Lookout for Christian Cults

Quick Challenge Answer: Is it Wrong to Evangelize?

Quick Challenge Answer: Does God Have A Gender?

Does God have a gender? Traditionally God has always been described with masculine pronouns.  God is referred to as “Father”.  “He” is used to address God in the Bible.  So is the use of masculine pronouns required, or is it just a byproduct of the patriarchal society that wrote the Bible? Is This For Real? It’s becoming increasingly popular Continue Reading

What Are You Prepared To Do?

“What are you prepared to do?”  That’s the question asked in one of my favorite movies from the 80’s.  The movie is “The Untouchables”, and it stars Kevin Costner, Robert De Niro, Andy Garcia and Sean Connery.  The movie tells the true story of Elliot Ness and his group of “Untouchables” as they try and stop the flow of illegal Continue Reading

No More Blind Faith!

            There’s a college ministry that I am a huge fan of.  It’s called Ratio Christi (that’s Latin for “The Reason of Christ”). It will probably come as no shock to you that their focus is on teaching college age students to defend the faith.  One of the tee shirts this ministry has is a solid red shirt Continue Reading

Should The Gospel Of Mary Be In the Bible?

It’s late this year. I’ve come to expect it between Christmas and Easter.  It’ happens like clockwork.  Invariably during the one or both of these two Christian Holidays, there is always an “Alternate Story of Christianity” that takes root and is popularized by the media. In the past it’s been “The Da Vinci Code”, The “Gospel of Thomas” or Continue Reading

Is An Eternal Hell Just?

Is an eternal hell just? One objection often levied against Christianity is that it is immoral to be punished eternally for a temporal crime.  I can sympathize with this objection.  I don’t like the idea of hell either.  But when we take a closer look at hell and punishment, it think you will see how an eternal hell Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #122- Essential Christian Beliefs Part 2

In this episode of The Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss the essential beliefs required to be a Christian (Part 2). Links Mentioned in the show: The Story of Reality– by Gregory Koukl Listen to our Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  Look for new Episodes every Tuesday. Don’t see your podcast listening platform? Continue Reading

Quick Challenge Answer: Don’t Different Denominations Prove Christianity Is False?

This weeks Quick Challenge Question is, Don’t different denominations prove Christianity is false?   Different denominations may hold various views on different non-essentials. Differences like style of worship, how the Church should be run and what day to meet are all open for debate. But in the essentials, they for the most part agree. There is Continue Reading