faith

Do people cling to certain religions based on where they were raised?

While it is true that many people are guilty of clinging to a belief simply because their family or culture is closely tied to it…

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Worship God or go to Hell, it’s that simple

If God were truly forcing us to worship him, 99-100% of the world’s population would be Christian. Obviously, this is not the case, so perhaps God’s intention is not to force us after all. Many people reject Christianity and even the notion of God, so clearly we have the freedom to believe God and hell don’t exist. If God meant to force everyone to worship him, he would not have allowed people to doubt his existence or coming judgment.

When talking to non-believers about the Bible…

When people reject the Bible’s historical accounts of Creation, a global flood, and/or the resurection of Christ, for example, Peter says they are willfully ignorant (2 Peter 3:5). It’s not a matter of evidence; they just don’t want to be convinced.

So it can be a mistake to proceed as though the main problem is a lack of knowledge or convincing evidence with non-believers who have a heart problem that has caused them to…

OVERLOAD?

“Give thanks to the Lord Almighty, for the Lord is good; His love endures forever.” We are a nation which gets things done and possessing things right now. The technology of today is incomprehensible compared to what I grew up with. We felt… Read More ›

WHO DO YOU TRUST?

Webster describes trust as assured reliance on the character, ability, strength or truth of someone or something.  In the acting classes I used to teach, we did an exercise to see exactly what that means.  I had the children pair up and… Read More ›