Most of us roll our eyes at the first mention of theology; we make jokes about theologians chasing black cats in a dark room. But in fact, we are all theologians. Theology is simply what we believe about God. And while those ideas may be invisible or mysterious, they are so real that others can … More Bad Theology & Bitter Church People
How would you celebrate if you knew this would be your final Christmas on Earth? Would your fond traditions from the past be enough or would you honor the birth of Christ in a new way, perhaps a more meaningful way? How would you do it differently if you were certain you would never do Christmas … More The World’s Last Christmas
Most Americans are never going to try Buddhism or Hinduism or Zoroastrian religion. God is big but most people aren’t stupid. So let’s just confess that the notion of God being too big for one religion is actuallly an insult to both God and religion. … More The Christian Brain, Part 3
If the USA is superior at all, it’s simply because we’re just two decades behind! We are quickly following in the footsteps that have led Europe to decline and despair. Morals are destructive. Marriage is obsolete. Gay is good. Sex is a toy. Drugs are good for everything. Hard work is to be avoided. The Christian Faith is superstition. Rules are made to be broken by the truly intelligent. … More Hot! Hot! Hot!
Exodus 32 narrates the story of Aaron and the Golden Calf. The whole incident is so insulting to the Most High God that he suggests he should wipe the Children of Israel off the face of the Earth. But Moses intervenes, imploring God to show mercy to these poor fools. And the King James Version of the Bible reports that God “repented” and spared the people. Thinking men and women read this account and wonder, “Why does a holy and righteous God need to repent? Did he sin? Didn’t he know better?” … More He Can’t Change His Mind
The biblical concept of the fall of man does not sync with Darwin’s theory about the rise of man. … More Remembering Adam
In his new book, Dancing in the Glory of Monsters, author Jason K. Stearns recounts the true story of a pygmy who was brought to the USA from the Central Congo in 1904. The poor man, Ota Benga, was displayed in a monkey house at the Bronx Zoo. Every day some 40,000 guests visited the exhibit, which also featured an orangutan in order … More True 2 the Gospel