Tag Archives: biblical

C. S. Lewis’s “Shocking Alternative”

Atheist-turned-Apologist, C.S. Lewis’s brilliant answer for why evil exists. If you don’t have time for the whole thing, at least skip to 11:40 for his famous “Trilemma.” Advertisements

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Wrong Seed For The Harvest You Desire

Be careful what seeds you are planting, watering, and ultimately – harvesting. It would be crazy for a farmer to plant corn and then expect sunflowers. Likewise, don’t expect joy, patience, and good will, if you are planting seeds of doubt, … Continue reading

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the Beginning God

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” – Gen. 1:1 “in the beginning” in Hebrew is one word: reshith. “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” – … Continue reading

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keep It Simple

I like things simple. Simple life. Simple truth: light/dark truth/lie freedom/bondage. “Better is a little with the fear of the Lord, Than great treasure with trouble.” – Prov. 15:16 KISS: Keep It Simple, Silly. Read John.

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bring Them Up in the Training and Admonition of the Lord

“And you, fathers, do not provoke your children to wrath, but bring them up in the training and admonition of the Lord.” – Eph. 6:4 “Bring them up” = ektréphō – feed. “Training” = paideía – instruction to reach maturity. “Admonition” = nouthesía – … Continue reading

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Was I Created?

Why was I created? Why were you? It’s because God wanted to lavish you with His love. He didn’t need us, He wanted us. God gives, we receive (John 3:16). He literally pours His love into our hearts through His … Continue reading

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I should read the Old Testament more, but I don’t.

I should read the Old Testament more, but I don’t. I get lost in all the names & places. Then I just give up. I hear this all the time. Maybe this will help. How are you approaching the OT? … Continue reading

Posted in Christian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment