The “Zombies” of Matthew

How to better understand the Bible
Shortly after Jesus was killed by crucifixion, Matthew records a very strange reaction happening in chapter 27:52-53. Something akin to our modern-day zombie fascination occurred – dead bodies came out of their tombs and terrorized the city of Jerusalem! That imagery could have inspired an episode of the Walking […]

By |March 7th, 2018|blog|13 Comments

The War of “The Word” – what about Biblical interpretation?

As a Christian Apologist, I have noticed that our credibility among non-believers lacks when Christians argue over how to interpret the Bible. This is understandable. It is one of the areas in the Body of Christ that is hotly contested, debated, and has caused much division.

The first fifteen-hundred years, the Church was under one […]

By |December 12th, 2017|blog|9 Comments

By His Stripes You Are Healed… Physically?

“But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.” (Is. 53:5; KJV)

I can’t tell you how many times I have heard Christians declare this: “By his stripes, you are HEALED!” as if this is some ‘magic […]

By |October 23rd, 2017|blog|22 Comments

5 Doubt-filled Questions Every Christian Can Answer

In this day and age of skepticism, Christians should be able to provide basic answers to questions about their faith. Here are five doubt-filled questions aimed at Christians today:
1.Moral Truth— Isn’t this just a matter of opinion?
Many have concluded that morality must be relegated to opinion. This is called Relativism. This belief states that […]

By |August 14th, 2017|blog|1 Comment

Pierced for Our Transgressions: a book summary of a vital doctrine

Three Important Truths I learned about Penal Substitution
It’s troubling that some theologians don’t see penal substitution for what it is—a Holy God affecting retributive justice at immoral man for committing a crime against Him. Some of their objections are absurd. To me, it’s perfectly clear that the doctrine of penal substitution is not only […]

By |June 23rd, 2016|blog|0 Comments