Why am I a Christian? How did it come to be? In answer, an entire book could be written, which would have quite a few racy, dramatic, well-thumbed scenes. However, it's likely that no-one, or almost no-one, would read it in todays racy, well-thumbed, sound-bite world, so instead here's a brief, somewhat clinical summary. (Not … Continue reading MY FAITH, MY TESTIMONY
Tag: The Meaning of Life
Billions of years ago the chloroplast evolved and enabled life on earth. Do you believe that? If you do, you have something called "faith", because there is no evidence whatsoever that it evolved (note 1). Billions of years ago the first self-replicating living cell formed from non-life. Do you believe that? If you do, you … Continue reading FAITH IN EVOLUTION
Evolutionists sound so convincing, so confident, and so knowledgeable, don't they? But if we listen hard with an open mind, we, the unwashed plebeians who they dictate truth to, can sometimes see the holes in their logic... In a post I wrote titled "The Must-Haves of Evolution", I shared the speculation of three learned and … Continue reading HOW EVOLUTIONISTS HIDE MEANING
I was listening to a song* by my favorite prog-rock band, "Yes". The founding lead-vocalist and lyricist, Jon Anderson, is a super-talented man in my opinion, but in his attempt to address the reason for our existence, his view of life and eternity, which has been based on a New-Age style of thought, fell short … Continue reading WHY ARE WE HERE?
What is the gospel of Jesus Christ? Is it socialism? Is it just one of many ways to God? Is it an invention of white American men? I've posted this message before...and I'll post it again... The Greek word translated “gospel” in the New Testament means “good news”, and in the context of the Bible … Continue reading WHAT IS THE GOSPEL OF JESUS?