Is Our Culture “Post-Christian”… or “Post-Secular”? Or Both? (w/ Book Review)

Is Our Culture “Post-Christian”… or “Post-Secular”? Or Both? (w/ Book Review)

UNDERSTANDING POST-CHRISTIAN CULTURE Gene Edward Veith’s book Post-Christian: A Guide to Contemporary Thought and Culture (Crossway, 2020) is more of a State of the Union Address than a call to arms. The topics covered in this book are wide and sweeping; and though Veith provides suggestions to the church sprinkled throughout on how to respond, … Continue reading

Jehovah’s Witnesses, Latter-day Saints (Mormons) & the Titles of God: Almighty God, mighty god, Jehovah, Elohim

Jehovah’s Witnesses, Latter-day Saints (Mormons) & the Titles of God: Almighty God, mighty god, Jehovah, Elohim

This is a continuation of an earlier GFTM mini-series addressing Jehovah’s Witnesses, but let’s include another religious group that may come knocking on your door… Was Jesus “a god”? Answering Jehovah’s Witnesses: John 1:1 How Can Jesus Be “Firstborn of All Creation” Yet Eternal God? Answering Jehovah’s Witnesses: Colossians 1:15-19. If Jesus is “Only-Begotten,” How … Continue reading

The Resurrection Witness of “Half-Frantic” Women (Part 3) Harmonizing the Empty Tomb Accounts

The Resurrection Witness of “Half-Frantic” Women (Part 3) Harmonizing the Empty Tomb Accounts

READ PART 1: The Resurrection Witness of “Half-Frantic” Women (Part 1) The Significance of the Women Witnesses READ PART 2: The Resurrection Witness of “Half-Frantic” Women (Part 2) Understanding Differences Between the Accounts   To review from last article, when reading ancient biographies, like the Gospels, we find: Selective Details Paraphrasing Telescoping (Extending or Compressing) Selective Representation … Continue reading

The Resurrection Witness of “Half-Frantic” Women (Part 2) Understanding Differences Between the Accounts

The Resurrection Witness of “Half-Frantic” Women (Part 2) Understanding Differences Between the Accounts

THE CHALLENGE OF FOUR GOSPEL ACCOUNTS   READ PART 1: The Significance of the Women Witnesses. THE PROBLEM OF 4 ACCOUNTS To get the most out of this short blog series, I suggest taking some time to read the 4 Gospel accounts of the women and the empty tomb: Matthew 28:1-10 Mark 16:1-8 Luke 24:1-12 … Continue reading