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Why We Should Resist the “Marketing” of Faith

We live in an age of marketing, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise to see Christianity touted by some as a way of solving life’s problems. Whether it’s poverty, illness, the loss of a job, or a failed relationship, [Read More]

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The Roots of Christianity

I attended a funeral recently. It was a sad affair, as the passing of a friend always is, but tempered by the fact that he had lived a full and vibrant life, dying peacefully in his sleep at age 90. [Read More]

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Encouraging Study of the Bible

Is there a way to use the Bible to get someone interested in knowing more about the Bible? I’ve thought about this question for many years. As I learned more about the Word, and spoke more with people who called [Read More]

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Dealing With Basic Doubts About Faith

I received a letter not long ago from a believer with serious doubts. Science, he felt, had made believing in a variety of Biblical accounts seem foolish. The virgin birth, the trinity, the parting of the Red Sea, Noah’s Arc… [Read More]

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Is There One True Religion?

Every year in America, thousands of crimes occur in which there are no witnesses and very little evidence. Sometimes, the perpetrator leaves behind a fingerprint impression – a latent print -somewhere at the crime scene. In the past, these prints [Read More]

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Morals, making them up as we go along

When I was working as an Auto Theft Detective many times I would arrive to start my shift and discover that there was someone waiting in our jail for me. A Patrol Officer had caught someone driving a stolen car and [Read More]

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Is Altruism a By-Product of Evolution?

Competing worldviews need to make sense of the ways things actually are. Atheism, premised on the assumption that nature is all there is, employs evolution as the engine for change. But can evolution also explain development of human behavior? If [Read More]

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Resolving to Become Spiritually Fit

This is the time of year for resolutions. There’s something about new beginnings that prompt people to want to turn the page and leave behind the shortcomings or disappointments of the past. New Year’s resolutions almost always fall into one [Read More]

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