Tag: Apologetics

CHRISTIANS and UFO’s Part 3: ASSISTED EVOLUTION?

Evolution is a dirty, deathly concept as it is: are aliens involved in it also? In my teens I read a book which had been immensely popular at that time and before my time: "Chariots of the Gods". The thesis of the book was that aliens have been grooming the human race throughout its history … Continue reading CHRISTIANS and UFO’s Part 3: ASSISTED EVOLUTION?

THE UNPREPARED PILGRIMS

I'll confess I'm not an authority on churchy affairs, but perhaps that's a good thing. Perhaps it's time political correctness within the church faced a little more opposition from those who aren't under its power... I've no doubt that many or most church ministers are working hard and doing their best for their congregations and … Continue reading THE UNPREPARED PILGRIMS

WHY DO WE SUFFER? Part 1

Suffering is a universal problem: sooner or later it grips the lives of all of us, in one way or another... Welcome to an updated and improved series I first published six years ago... Why do we suffer? Surely, if there's a loving God, there should be no suffering, or it should be short-lived and quickly fixed... The problem of suffering … Continue reading WHY DO WE SUFFER? Part 1

WHY I BELIEVE IN THE GOD OF THE BIBLE

Some believers will tell you that we only get faith when we're given it. If faith came from within us, they say, then faith would be works and not faith... I agree that the Spirit of God draws us, and helps us see the truth, but if we really are only converted and "saved" because God zaps some … Continue reading WHY I BELIEVE IN THE GOD OF THE BIBLE

TALKING POLITICS

Some believers tell the rest of us that we shouldn't be involved in politics: we shouldn't speak politics, and we shouldn't run for office. That's just “worldly” stuff, they say. Thank goodness George Washington and his peers didn't see it the same way. I don't either...so here I go... Those actors and other big names … Continue reading TALKING POLITICS