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The Purpose of Life: The Biblical Case

You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desires. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks … Continue reading

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Charnal House Love

The other day I had a conversation with my father.  Considering the state of the world, I had determined that I was going to mention Christianity again in the hope that my father would reconsider his need of Jesus Christ.  … Continue reading

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Christianity Without the Bible

When I first became a Christian, I had a low view of the Bible.  In my opinion, the Bible was the word of God, but any given verse or story could be disregarded if it was too hard to believe … Continue reading

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The Second Wave of Creation

Many people ask the question, “Why did God create us and put us into this world where we are subject to natural disasters, diseases, attacks by demonic beings and the depredations of wicked men?  How could a good God have … Continue reading

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Reasons to Disbelieve

The other day I was watching a video on YouTube wherein Stephen Meyer and Pete Ward were debating intelligent design.  During the question and answer session, one of the audience members asked the two men about the weaknesses of their … Continue reading

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Obvious Yet Hard to See

So I want you to consider the image above for a little bit. What is it? It is an image of something with which everyone capable of reading these words is familiar.  As I am looking at it, what it … Continue reading

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Bad Theology Part 2: The Purpose of this World

In the previous essay, we discussed a foundational error in the theology of the Christian church.  In that essay, we discussed a doctrine that I call the Supremacy of Jesus Christ and explained that the church of Christ has denied … Continue reading

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