This argument is heard quite a bit these days and takes several forms, with one of the most common being: “I contend we are both atheist. . . .When you understand why you dismiss all other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.”
If there are people who proclaim to be actual confessing Christians that will find themselves in Hell, certainly there are deconverts who were never truly saved despite how adamantly they may declare they were.
I heard a sermon the other day where the pastor quoted a Southern Baptist Convention survey that said 90 percent of people who identify as Christians ARE NOT going to Heaven. The reason for this, according to the pastor, is… Read More ›
Up until about a year or so ago, I spent a significant amount of my time online reading atheist blogs, websites, and forums always with the overwhelming sense that the atheists who write the posts and articles and those who… Read More ›
Once upon a time, there was a man who looked upon Christmas as a lot of humbug. He wasn’t a scrooge. He was a kind and decent person, generous to his family, upright in all his dealings with other men. But
“I believe, but I cannot prove, that all life, all intelligence, all creativity and all design anywhere in the universe is the direct or indirect product of Darwinian natural selection.” – Richard Dawkins “I believe, but I cannot prove, that… Read More ›
Not just pastors but lay ministers, church leaders at all levels, Sunday School teachers, deacons, elders, internet apologists, and ordinary Christians who read this blog. Have you ever taught or been taught to “shut up and just believe.” My guess… Read More ›
Could it be that perpetual self-imposed victimhood is bad for people?
From the atheist philosopher of science Michael Ruse. “Evolution is a religion. This was true of evolution in the beginning, and it is true of evolution still today.”
Yes I believe in talking snakes and donkeys.