Corruption of Western culture was one factor that contributed to the evolution of postmodernism. The response was a pervasive suspicion towards accepted norms and traditions. This gave rise to a type of thinking that denies that even universal truth exists. As expected, major ideals that are characteristic of the postmodern movement include pluralism and…… Continue reading The Problem with “Neutrality”
I’m interested in just mulling over some ideas and questions dealing with the third member of the Trinity, The Holy Spirit. Any discussion on this topic would be appreciated, because I have to be honest, the Holy Spirit has always been awe inspiring yet somewhat of an amorphous concept to me. In retrospect,…… Continue reading Becoming Acquainted with the Spirit
I thought I would share some brief ramblings of mine concerning Pascal’s Wager. I will briefly explain the gist of this philosophy. Pascal’s logic is as follows: Matters of salvation are looked at as a type of wager. The stakes are high because we are gambling with eternity and our very souls. In…… Continue reading Pascal’s Wager: Stakes are High
There is something undeniably different about the Bible compared to other books. It is both influential to people as well as controversial. Somehow it just seems vastly and deeply alive. Perhaps this is because it remains perpetually relevant to the human experience no matter how much time has passed. It is simple enough that…… Continue reading Does Biblical Inerrancy Matter?
So today I just have a few basic ideas to share dealing with topics of natural theology and the moral argument. Nothing too fancy. These ideas are not new, but I still find them interesting. Also, I’m not a great apologist. If you don’t agree that’s fine. Don’t expect a big, impressive debate from me.…… Continue reading Truth is Necessary
An eternal perspective is regard for the eternal, unseen things of faith. It is staying focused on God and his promises and loosening the tight grip we hold upon our earthly life. An eternal perspective is exceedingly necessary for the Christian. Seeing things with an eternal perspective can be more challenging than it sounds.…… Continue reading Growing an Eternal Perspective