Am I A Christian, Alex?

Here's a Christmas homework assignment I did for fun at the suggestion of Tim McGrew with some rules (4&5 will be done in a forthcoming post). It’s based on an article “Am I a Christian, Pastor Timothy Keller?" by Nick Kristof1. Rules: Copy and paste the italicized...

Preaching Beyond The Pulpit, A Hindu Temple – Part 1

An evangelism opportunity came my way recently. A property maintenance contract at a Hindu temple to be precise. Now some Christians might balk at the prospect of either being at a pagan house of worship or else maintaining one for its users. I must admit that there's...

Am I A Christian, Dragoman?

  Dragomans take on the project article Kristof: Dragoman, I deeply admire Jesus and his message, but am also skeptical of themes that have been integral to Christianity — the virgin birth, the Resurrection, the miracles and so on. Since this is the Christmas season,...

The Everpresent Controversy Between Freewill And Predestination

  A fundamental problem concerns the Creation out of Nothing premise where complete living entities; spirit, soul, body, heart, mind, will, might, conscience and whatever else; indeed the totality of existence is utterly dependent upon the Eternal Creator; including...

Eternal Punishment

One of the common elements in the doctrines of Cults is a marked and prominent tendency to symbolize and spiritualize what seem to be plain, natural, and literal concepts in Biblical text. This writer accepts this can on occasion be done and fully endorses midrashical...