God is not looking for ‘good’ people to bring to Heaven since no one can measure up to the set standard of goodness anyway. He is looking for people who recognize they don’t measure up and need help – namely Jesus – to cover the ‘goodness deficit’ in their lives.
This week’s problem is a little more “in your face.” Brett Kunkle over at Stand to Reason gave a good response to this challenge, so I’ve incorporated his points in the response. Here’s the problem: A belief in Hell is unavoidable if one is to believe in Jesus. If Hell doesn’t exist, then why would […]Read more "40 Problems: God is Worse than Hitler!"
Last week, I started a series on answering 40 problems posed by an atheist on Christianity. You can check out last week’s problem here. Now, onto this week’s problem: Christianity proposes that only one of two fates awaits humans after they die — an extremely attractive invitation into Heaven or a miserable, dreadful sentence to […]Read more "40 Problems: There’s no third option!"
A new series kicks off on a quest to answer 40 problems posed by a skeptic.Read more "38 Answers to ’40 Problems’"
I’ve encountered an atheist on YouTube who seems quite reasonable. That is to say, he’s not into the mockery and ridicule of Christians for mockery’s sake and would seem to be willing to have a conversation with a theist about God. In watching his videos, he seems to raise some good points that I agree […]Read more "The importance of finding common ground"
As you’ve no doubt heard by now, today is the day Marty McFly and Dr. Emmett “Doc” Brown arrive in the future in Back to the Future Part II. Since 10:04 derives its name partly from the Back to the Future movie franchise, we couldn’t let this day pass without some recognition. Here are a […]Read more "Happy Back to the Future Day!"
Let’s say you’re at home on a Saturday when you hear a knock at the door. You stop what you’re doing and go answer the door. When you answer the door, you see Ant-Man (full size) on your doorstep. You’re so excited to have an actual superhero at your house, and you invite him in […]Read more "Friday Fun: Ant-Man and the Law of Cause and Effect"