Living Comfortably in the Mystery: the unwrapped gift

Do We Need to Have All the Answers?

I’ve been studying Christian doctrine and Biblical inerrancy, and I’ve yet to decide exactly where I stand on the issues. Am I a Calvinist? In some ways, yes. Do I think there is Middle Knowledge which is a concept of free will? It seems plausible. Does the Bible present […]

By |April 26th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Violence Among Our Kids—What Are We Teaching Them?

American youth are suffering in today’s society, and I can’t help but wonder if it’s not because we’ve relegated their upbringing to people who really don’t love them. For example, there are too many mass murdering young people using guns to kill innocent students. Who raised a child to get to this point? One young […]

By |February 20th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Why Bad Things Happen to Good People: Three Unpopular Reasons

In our “self-esteem-motivated” culture, this is very unpopular to say, but there really are no “good” people. So when bad things happen to us, it’s often at the hands of others. This is a hard truth, but if we take a brutally-honest look at humanity, historically we’ve fallen short of goodness in countless ways. For […]

By |January 24th, 2015|blog|10 Comments

Is God Justified in Allowing Evil?

Many Christians leave the faith due to a lack of understanding of the problem of evil. To prevent this from happening, we need to be reflective on whether or not God is justified in permitting evil.

I am just finishing up a summer session at Biola University in the Masters of Apologetics track on “Why God […]

By |June 30th, 2014|blog|1 Comment