There once was a young lad on a boat. He wondered why he had be placed into the boat. He saw the things in the boat, possessions, pleasures, labor, people etc., and he wondered “Why am I here? If I have no purpose then neither do these things.” And he wondered. He wondered why indulging … Continue reading "Ecclesiastes Told a Different Way"
The Bible is loaded with violence. I mean, seriously, if the entire Bible were made into movies, quite a number of them would be rated R for violence alone. Now, most of the violence is Scripture isn’t something that we must concern ourselves with, as it is simply a historical description of stuff that happened. Some is more difficult … Continue reading "Smite Mine Enemies: Applying Violent Psalms"
I, along with most of you, am a Protestant. One of the cries, probably the second most important cry, of the Protestant Reformation was sola Scriptura, or “Scripture alone.” In combating the corruption they saw in the Catholic Church, the Reformers came to a unanimous conviction: our ultimate authority as believers must be Scripture itself, not any magisterium, … Continue reading "How Should We Believe Scripture Alone?"
Note from Caleb: This is Clark’s first post. If you missed his intro, check here. Enjoy! Dear sirs, I am. G. K. Chesterton upon being asked what was wrong with the world. The argument for anarchism must deal with what, to Christian anarchism, is probably the biggest challenge to the system. That challenge is a … Continue reading "Questions on Anarchism – Part I"
Hello all! I’m here with a couple exciting things to share. My blog is about to receive two new features which hopefully will be frequent (though probably not at all regular). So here’s the scoop. First: Introducing my friend Clark Ingram. He’s a pretty cool guy, smart like nobody’s business. So I’ll be stealing some of his … Continue reading "Cool Stuff A’ Comin’"
You know, sometimes people say things that require a facepalm. This can be annoying when you’re debating someone and the other person does this, but few things are worse than when someone on your own side says something absurd. Because of this, and for the sake of Christian credibility, I offer these 5 arguments that … Continue reading "5 Arguments Christians Should Never Use"