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
An Introduction To The Problem Of Evil. In an earlier post, I referenced a recent Barna study that found that the number of professing atheists among Gen Zer’s was almost double that of previous generations. The study also found that the number one reason that this age group was turning away from God was because Continue Reading
In my last post I wrote about what’s known as a “Cultural Myth”. These are ideas that cultures hold without really thinking about them. The myth I’m going to discuss in this post is called moral relativism. This is the prevailing world view in America today. Almost everyone holds this view. Moral Relativism states that all morals are products of one’s environment, upbringing, culture or Continue Reading
The modern Christian church has a complicated relationship with the Old Testament. While some churches try to make it the focus, others abandon it entirely. This topic came to the forefront around a year ago when pastor Andy Stanley released a number of sermons on “Unhitching Christianity from the Old Testament.”