Freedom

“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free,” (Luke 4:18/ Isaiah 61:1) “31 To the Jews who had...

Dig Deeper…

What is the Gospel?   About a year ago, a dear friend and brother in Christ asked me the question; what is the Gospel?  He was conducting an informal survey amongst His Christian friends to come up with a solid, concrete, definition of what the Gospel really is.  I...

Happy Easter

Christ is Risen!  Wait, wait Christ is risen?  Seriously?  Back from the dead?  Makes no sense.  I mean in the literal sense.  Was dead. Now is alive.  If true, it marks the greatest story ever told. And that’s precisely the point.   It IS the greatest...

Four Tests

Rick Rood (Halverson book listed in the resource section) offers four criteria for evaluating religious truth-claims: (1) logical consistency, (2) empirical adequacy, i.e., being consistent with known facts, (3) ability to explain why reality is the way it is, and (4)...

3 Reasons for Disbelief

I recently heard Ravi Zacharias discuss the (3) main reasons he believes people become anti-theistic in their worldview.  I refactored them (slightly) to form an acronym I could remember: AHA Anger Hypocrisy Answers Ravi claims in all his years of ministry, all doubt...