Category: Apologetics

Take Care How Far You Go Down the Rabbit Hole

I love to research. In fact, what I am often drawn towards when it comes to matters of theology are what some would label as more fringe topics such as the Nephilim for example. The command given to us in Scripture to “Test all things; hold fast what is good” (1 Thessalonians 5:21) is one I take quite seriously. We live in a day when truth is viewed as relative. Thus, understanding the difference between truth and error is arguably more important than ever. Error often wraps itself in a cloak of what appears to be light. Shining the...

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Weekly Dose of Apologetics – 12-18 March 2017

Bible Study/Preaching/Family Issues/Apologetics Owen Strachan – Scandalized by the Substitute: A Response to Young and Gungor “The atoning work of Christ is not an optional add-on to our doctrine of God. The cross displays the very heart of the divine. It shows us the burning center of God’s character, what David Wells calls his “holy-love.” Our Lord is revealed in the cross, uniquely, as a warrior-savior, the God who solves the terrible problem of his justice by the depths of his love.” David Murray – Why You Should Go to Bed Early Tonight R. C. Sproul – Knowing and...

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Weekly Dose of Apologetics – 5-11 March 2017

Current Events Albert Mohler – The Shack: The Missing Art of Evangelical Discernment “The popularity of this book among evangelicals can only be explained by a lack of basic theological knowledge among us — a failure even to understand the Gospel of Christ. The tragedy that evangelicals have lost the art of biblical discernment must be traced to a disastrous loss of biblical knowledge. Discernment cannot survive without doctrine.” Bible Study/Preaching/Family Issues/Apologetics Owen Strachan – The High Cost of Free Porn “The ultimate need of the Christian fighting pornography is not new or better tips, tricks, or tools —...

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Weekly Dose of Apologetics – 26 February – 4 March 2017

Current Events Ken Ham and Avery Foley – Is It Time to Kiss Disney Goodbye? “Disney is putting homosexuality into children’s shows and movies, like Beauty and the Beast, to indoctrinate children into celebrating and seeing homosexuality as normal. But, in fact, it is sinful and goes against God’s design for marriage and sexuality (Genesis 1:27; Romans 1: 24–27; 1 Corinthians 6:9). Christian parents can use this situation to discuss, in an age appropriate way, biblical sexuality and marriage, affirming that God designed marriage to be between one man and one woman for life and that sex is God’s...

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Weekly Dose of Apologetics – 12-18 February 2017

Current Events Joe Carter – Washington Supreme Court Rules Against Christian Florist in Same-Sex Marriage Case “The Washington State Supreme Court ruled against a Christian florist who refused to serve a same-sex wedding because of “her relationship with Jesus Christ.” In their unanimous decision the state court claims that, “discrimination based on same-sex marriage constitutes discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.” 100,000 Massacred, Over 2 Million Displaced in Boko Haram’s War to Eradicate Christianity “Islamic terror group Boko Haram has now reportedly killed close to 100,000 people, both Muslims and Christians, and displaced over two million citizens in...

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