Tag Archives: Bible

5 Objections to the Life of Jesus That Are Simply False

Imagine you’re watching a Youtube video of your favorite Christian song. You decide to scroll down to the comments section. There you read three words you never expected to see: JESUS NEVER EXISTED This is exactly what happened to me … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When Satire Turns Serious: My Unexpected Babylon Bee Discussion

Over the weekend I had a serious conversation about the Resurrection of Jesus in the last place I’d expect – a satire website! That’s right – in a Babylon Bee post from Saturday, I wrote a comment that received quite … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Is the New Testament Accurate? – The Big and Small Questions

In meetings for Twin Cities Apologetics, discussion has commonly focused on a specific time gap – the time between when Jesus lived, and when the information about him was written down. But one member of the group recently asked a question about another … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Worldview Is Like Christmas

Today is Christmas. Today, millions of people celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, a historical figure who changed the world about 2,000 years ago. And today, I made the connection that my worldview is very much like Christmas. Without Jesus, it falls apart. To continue … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

I Doubt You’ll Like This Post

As I write this post, numerous doubts are going through my head. I doubt people will care about what I write. Doubt my abilities to write in a way that makes sense. Doubt the worth of writing in the first place. … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Shredder’s Not Empty

“There’s not a shred of evidence for the existence of God.” This statement is commonly found on forums, online comment sections, and anywhere else religious-type debates take place. Of course, this no-evidence claim can be made about any type of topic, … Continue reading

Posted in Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Best Christmas Passage Never Read at Christmas

A few weeks ago, I heard a pastor who talked about what he called the “best Christmas passage never read at Christmas”. This passage came from the Bible, in the book of Galatians, chapter 4: “But when the set time … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Effects of Pride

I anticipate that this post will be very difficult for me to write. The reason is that this topic encompasses what I believe is my biggest flaw in personal character. And I suspect that it is a flaw for many … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Does Faith Make Sense? – Part 2

In part 1, I discussed a definition of faith that I think matches up well with the way faith is described in the Bible: A trust in an object based on what you know about that object. Now I will … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Does Faith Make Sense? – Part 1

I once had a conversation with an Atheist who said, “I don’t understand the idea of faith. It just doesn’t make sense to me”. It was one of her main objections against Christianity, and religion in general. Reflecting back to that … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment