Christians & the Election: Apathetic? Misanthropic? Done with Politics? Hear me out on Ted Cruz.

You are all children of light, children of the day. We are not of the night or of the darkness. So then let us not sleep, as others do, but let us keep awake and be sober. -1 Thessalonians 5:5-6 ESV Greetings to you, my fellow citizens of this great nation.  Yet also citizens of … More Christians & the Election: Apathetic? Misanthropic? Done with Politics? Hear me out on Ted Cruz.

On the Fourth of July: Freedom of Speech & the New Intolerance

On the Fourth of July: Freedom of Speech & the New Intolerance “It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.” -George Washington The first amendment to the United States Constitution reads “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the … More On the Fourth of July: Freedom of Speech & the New Intolerance

Expert Testimony: The Existence of God, the Problem of Evil, and the Facts on the Bible

One of the respected methods by which truth claims may be verified is by expert testimony.  Expert testimony is offered in court cases to assist in the search for truth.  In the same way, expert testimony from respected individuals in human history may offer voracity to the truth claims of the Christian faith. True faith, … More Expert Testimony: The Existence of God, the Problem of Evil, and the Facts on the Bible

Does man need God in Western Civilization: Young People are Hungry for the Truth!

Does man need God in Western Civilization: Young People are Hungry for the Truth! Malcom Muggeridge said, ” “It would be difficult for anyone looking around the world today to resist the conclusion that something has gone very badly indeed with what we continue to call “Western Civilization.”  This awareness tends to be distorted and … More Does man need God in Western Civilization: Young People are Hungry for the Truth!

Salvation of the Soul: Is it Conditionally Secure or Eternally Secure?

Conditional Security or Eternal Security? By Justin Steckbauer, Liberty University “Salvation is God’s way of making us real people.” – Augustine The exegesis of scripture surrounding salvation is perhaps the most important to understand.  Christology is just as vital.  It’s important we understand the complexities of what salvation is, how we can have it, and … More Salvation of the Soul: Is it Conditionally Secure or Eternally Secure?

Living in the Suburban Sprawl (Mountains beyond Mountains)

Proverb 27:19 As water reflects the face, so one’s life reflects the heart. A spiritual journey begins in the oddest of all places.  In the confusion of a realization that true love in the sense of a perfect relationship is, understandably, impossible and unrequited.  And stomping off into the night.  Waiting at a street corner, … More Living in the Suburban Sprawl (Mountains beyond Mountains)