A Personal Interlude
Any of you grow up in a Christian family? If you did, how much did they live up to what you think a Christian family should be? My dad was a preacher. My mom was and is a woman of faith. There are things I’m greatly thankful to my parents…
Happy Resurrection Day!
Today is the day that we celebrate the incarnate Lord resurrecting from the dead three days after being crucified. Resurrection. Imagine watching someone be nailed to a piece of wood, have their legs broken, be speared, and essentially suffocate from exhaustion. Then see them well three days later. It’s crazy….
Our Forefathers and the Age of Enlightenment
The late Francis Schaeffer, in one of his books, had the audacity to suggest that it wasn’t so much that America’s forefathers were Christian, but that they had a world view highly influenced by Biblical thought. They were also highly influenced by the Age of Enlightenment. I agree with Schaeffer….
The Book of Absolute Principles
We hear a lot about holding to truth and absolutes. I believe in absolute truth, but I don’t think it’s as easy to discern as we make it out to be. Multiple communities come to different absolute conclusions at times. Reason seems to be a convenient excuse to not use…