Monthly Archives: February 2013

Lot the Righteous?

Before they had gone to bed, all the men from every part of the city of Sodom-both young and old-surrounded the house.  They called to Lot, “where are the men who came to you tonight? Bring them out to us … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Theology | 1 Comment

Lectures on the Reliability of the Gospels Dr. Timothy McGrew, a philosopher at Western Michigan University, gives some lectures on apparent historical errors and contradictions in the Gospels, Gospel authorship, and the Gospels as history.  Check it out.

Link | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Discussion Advice for Slow Thinkers (Like Me)

I’m gonna be honest, I hate online discussions. I will sometimes respond to a claim that I see on Facebook or a blog and, naturally, a discussion will ensue.  Waiting for a person’s reply, not knowing what it will be, … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 2 Comments

Valentine’s Day on Facebook

Some things I’d like to say on Valentine’s day and facebook posts. I’m sure many of you have read the stories that Facebook apparently makes people depressed (if only I had links of those studies…. help me out here!). If … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Personal | Leave a comment

A Little Metaethics

Metaethics asks questions like: Do moral facts exist?  What form do these facts take?  How do we know about them?  CAN we know them?  Do moral judgments express beliefs or emotions?  etc. I just recently started studying this topic, so … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy | 1 Comment

Luke’s Historical Blunder?

Speaking as an amateur in ancient history, I wanted to address a certain challenge to the Bible’s historical reliability. In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the first … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Church History, Theology | Leave a comment

Faith in Hebrews 11:1

Here is one of the Bible’s “greatest hits” for non-Christians trying to show that it is absurd to believe it, Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. (Hebrews 11:1) For people who … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Spiritual Growth, Theology | 1 Comment