Someone I know sent the post teachings and trends that limit Christians and Christianity to the Joy magazine in South Africa. The magazine kindly printed it. The following point precipitated a response from a dear sister in Christ. Dispensationalism – divides the bible into 7 arbitrary dispensations. Fatalists that believe they qualify for an additional … Continue reading Response to Dispensationalist response.
Do you think the physical and spiritual are separate? If you do, you may have a Trojan horse in your brain. If you want to retire rich and join the leisure classes (like me), you may be a Hellenist and not know it. Christianity started off as Jewish thing. The thinking and believing was essentially … Continue reading Do you have a Trojan horse in your brain? Hellinism
Dear evolutionist friend. Please forgive us for alienating you and pushing you away from God. I am happy to tell you that many Christians believe in evolution. They even have a name; they are called Theistic Evolutionists. Like evolutionists, Creationists are divided about how the universe was made. There are three main groups (with sub-divisions). … Continue reading Apology to Evolutionists.
If you are looking for answers or need to "find yourself", you do not need to go too far, most of what you need is in your back yard. Boring? probably. Convenient? definitely. Here is how it works: Human nature is quirky. We entrust our children to relative strangers, but we do not entrust our … Continue reading Do you need an answer? Do you need help or direction? The answer is in your back yard.
Lets be honest. It's not about creation vs evolution. The real issue is whether God exists or not? If you are looking for God. This is probably the worst place to start, because many creationists believe in evolution and many evolutionists believe in creation. In fact many agnostics (no faith), even atheists acknowledge intelligent design. … Continue reading Creation or evolution?
When you exit this life what will you take with you? Will your life mean anything? People have all sorts of ideas about this. I subscribe to the idea that if you want to find out why a thing is there, ask the person that made it. So I think that if you want to … Continue reading The answer to life, the universe and everything is = 1, 24 and 25.
Science is no threat to Christianity. Science is biblical. The old and new covenant agree that a fact is only a fact when two or three credible witnesses agree. So does Science. Science looks for trends in hundreds, preferably thousands of data sets. The bigger the sample the better the results. Science gives the facts, … Continue reading Why God likes Science – even Scientists.