Introduction to Baptism: The What, Who, Why, and How

A few weeks ago, my oldest boy came to my wife and I letting us know he had a desire to be baptized. We went over baptism with him, making sure he knew what it was, what it meant, and who it was for. The result of this walking with him on this culminated in … Continue reading Introduction to Baptism: The What, Who, Why, and How

The Death, Burial, and Resurrection of Jesus

We are fast approaching Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday, a time where Christians specifically focus on the events surrounding Jesus’ death, burial and resurrection. It wouldn’t be an understatement to say that the Christian faith hinges on the fact of whether or not Jesus really did rise from the dead, because without that fact we … Continue reading The Death, Burial, and Resurrection of Jesus

Conducting Church Discipline with Love and Grace

Of late, there is a letter making its rounds on the internet from a church addressed to one of its members regarding alleged attendance and living issues. Now, the only interactions that we know of between the church and this individual regarding the situation is this letter. While we hope that the church has not … Continue reading Conducting Church Discipline with Love and Grace

Christian Responsibility in Charity: Reasons for Forsaking Dependence on Government to Fulfill our Role

For Christians, a well-known command in scripture from our Lord and Savior, Jesus, is to love our neighbor as yourself (Mark 11:21). An important aspect of that command is what we know as charity. Examples of charity in scripture go as far back as leaving wheat on the ground in your fields for the poor, … Continue reading Christian Responsibility in Charity: Reasons for Forsaking Dependence on Government to Fulfill our Role

Speech, Social Media, and the Coming Tide for Christians

How soon will expressing pro-life views be considered "Hate Speech" unworthy of social media platforms? How soon will expressing various other Christian views, like sex and gender, be considered "Hate Speech" unworthy of social media platforms? How soon will expressing medical freedom and awareness to various medical treatments benefits/risk be considered "dangerous" and unworthy of … Continue reading Speech, Social Media, and the Coming Tide for Christians

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An Introduction to the Minimal Facts Case for the Resurrection of Jesus

Many arguments for the existence of God give us good reasons and evidence for thinking that God exists. In conjunction with these other arguments, Christians can put forth a minimal facts case for the resurrection of Jesus. This helps us narrow down from a generalized theistic case to arguing for a monotheistic case in which … Continue reading An Introduction to the Minimal Facts Case for the Resurrection of Jesus

The Irreducible Mind: Notes and Citations (Part 2)

The hard problem of consciousness is one of the greatest mysteries in the world. It ask, “How is it that non-sentient matter can create conscious beings that are self aware and can introspect about their own existence?” Truly, that is the big question before us but perhaps the question isn't being asked right. Maybe we … Continue reading The Irreducible Mind: Notes and Citations (Part 2)

The Irreducible Mind: Notes and Citations (Part 1)

Have you considered the topic of the brain and consciousness with relation to the overarching view of God? I am personally what you would call a substance dualist (There is mind and matter) but many Atheist out there are materialist, which on the topic of the mind and brain may group a number of them … Continue reading The Irreducible Mind: Notes and Citations (Part 1)