The Problem of the Belligerent Christian

Below are the two quotes that are given in the video… “We should never come to such difference with true Christians without regret and without tears. Sounds simple, doesn’t it? Believe me, evangelicals often have not shown it. We rush in, being very, very, pleased, it would seem at times, to find other people’s mistakes. […]

Crucial Issues for Christians Seminar

-Click link Below for Larger View- Below is a flyer for an event put on by Trinity Law School, Trinity Graduate School, and The First Southern Baptist Church of Downey. Topics include: – The Sanctity of Life – The New Atheism – Aesthetics and the Christian – Postmodernism and the Emergent Church Click the link […]

On Miracles and David Hume (part 2)

Again, David Hume’s argument against miracles can be broken down into two parts.  Part 1 being the ‘in principle” or philosophical argument and part 2 being the “in fact” or historical and evidential arguments. The focus of this post is on part two of Hume’s argument. The basis of his argument is that if “in fact” a […]

On Miracles and David Hume (Part 1)

David Hume in his article “Of Miracles” has made what appears to be a strong case against miracles. His article is continually read on college campuses and is still held as one of the strongest arguments against miracles. Almost all the arguments against miracles that were to follow are merely restated versions of Hume’s arguments. […]

Some Various Quotations by Calvin on Idolatry

Rather than bore you with my prose, I leave you some quotations from Calvin: Mingled vanity and pride appear in this, that when miserable men do seek after God, instead of ascending higher than themselves as they ought to do, they measure him by their own carnal stupidity, and neglecting solid inquiry, fly off to […]

On Being Poor in Spirit

Blessed are the poor in spirit for theirs is the kingdom of God. Matt. 5:3 What does it mean to be “poor in spirit”? In Matt. 13:44 Jesus tells this parable, “The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in the field, which a man found and hid; and from joy over it he […]