If you were born in a slum in India would you have the same worldview you have today? Would your definition of “right”, “wrong”, “truth”, and “beauty” be different? Would your religious beliefs be different? Most likely. But does this mean that all our beliefs about the most important things in life are merely a […]Read more "A Pillar of Truth"
The late great atheist Christopher Hitchens, one of the alleged “four horseman” of the new atheism, was known for often stating that the strongest argument he knew of for the existence of a deity of some form was the fine tuning of the universe. When one examines the minute balance of temperatures, chemicals, oxygen levels, gravitational pulls, etc. […]Read more "Can We Be Good Without God?"
Friedrich Nietzsche, God’s alleged murderer/coroner, seemed to lack any fear of the chaos that God’s death would bring, but rather passionately plunged himself into the oncoming torrent of darkness.Read more "“Nietzsche is Dead.” – God"
This is the first part of my transcript of my talk on the Bible and Homosexuality – you can find the audio and the other parts here. With the recent surge of LGBT activism that has swept our nation, I have seen many people interact with and dialogue about the good and the bad things that […]Read more "The Ugly Dance"
What does the Bible tell us about Walter White and Tony Soprano? Are they accurate representations of real humanity? Well, kind-of.Read more "No More Good Guys"
I spend a lot of time speaking with young people, most of whom are in college, and a conversation I have found myself having often involves them slowly putting into words unspoken doubts, questioning whether or not their faith is genuine or if Christianity is even worth believing in. I love being able to have these conversations […]Read more "Challenging Your Faith"
An impersonal God? Well and good. A subjective God of beauty, truth and goodness inside our own head? Better still. A formless life force surging through everyone – a vast power we can all tap? Best of all. But a living God – pulling at the other end of the cord approaching at infinite speed, […]Read more "Alone With God – C.S. Lewis"