Have you ever heard that faith is just a way to rationalize what you were brought up to believe? Have you ever heard it's against thinking and rationality? What I've written to pastors and teachers today could be helpful to you next time you hear that, too.
My post this afternoon on same-sex “marriage” (SSM) might help you deal with two common objections to man-woman marriage. The first goes something like this: “Why can't gays be married? Why do men and women get all the rights and they get none?” That question comes from a wrong starting point. It starts with the […]
Some of us have atheists in our lives who love to annoy us with their supposedly reasonable challenges to the faith. The New Atheist movement claims reason as its watchword, and they say that faith is always automatically unreasonable. Richard Dawkins has his “Foundation for Reason and Science,” Sam Harris has his “Project Reason,” and […]
Jesus had his own agenda, and often surprised people with it, such as in his hometown sermon recorded in Luke 4. Frequently the surprise was that he was there to serve others. It’s easy on the job to fall into one’s expected role. Of course we have to fulfill our responsibilities, which for most of […]
Christianity is for real life, and we spend a whole lot of our real lives at work, in commerce, and around the community. What does it mean to live out the life of faith everywhere we go? These pages are intended to provide a place to interact on that important question.
How great would it be if someday conversations at Rotary or Kiwanis Clubs would go like this: Business Owner A: “You are going to be so envious: I just had a Christian apply for my latest job opening, and I am so looking forward to hiring this person. You can count on Christians: they work […]