Is There Truth Beyond Science?

The Memorial Union lecture hall was packed full of UW Madison students who came to hear a Veritas Forum discussion between Dr. John Lennox and Dr. Larry Shapiro on: Is there is truth beyond science? Lennox is an Oxford Mathematician who has written several books on the justification of the Christian faith and is […]

By |October 12th, 2017|blog|2 Comments

The Case for Crying: why tears are uniquely human

Jesus wept is the shortest verse in the Bible, and yet one of the most profound.[1] The story tells us that before Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, he cried with Lazarus’ sisters. Even though he knew Lazarus would come back to life again, Jesus shared in their grief. He allowed himself to feel […]

By |June 20th, 2017|blog|2 Comments

If I Debated Sam Harris – a mock debate

Debates can come off mean. I certainly would not want to be in one… unless it was a little more fun! I recently watched a Notre Dame debate held in April of 2011 between Philosopher, Sam Harris (known as one of the New Atheists) and Christian Philosopher, William Lane Craig. Overall, in my opinion, […]

By |January 3rd, 2017|blog|5 Comments

Why Naturalism Fails to Describe Reality

Naturalism as a philosophy¹ is the idea or belief that only natural laws and forces operate in the world. In other words, only material things are real. This is a worldview accepted as the truth and taught in secular education. It is the only thing science can tell us—what we experience materially with our five […]

By |August 23rd, 2016|blog|2 Comments

Breaking Beyond Our Five Senses: have Christians become naturalized?

Many Christians are confined to what they can only see within time or space. This mindset (even if unconscious) limits our ability to understand how the Holy Spirit works. Since we live in a scientific age, everything we think we know is based on observable facts. This is what is known as an “empirical view” […]

By |August 4th, 2016|blog|0 Comments