My False Pride?

My False Pride?

In one way, I don’t know how we get around it. How do you tell stories about yourself without elevating yourself as the center of the story?  It’s the cornerstone of the Christian testimony. I cannot tell you how many times I’ve heard a story in Sunday School or from the guest pulpit, that is [...]

Book Review: The Devil’s Delusion, David Berlinski, Basic Books, 2009

Book Review: The Devil’s Delusion, David Berlinski, Basic Books, 2009

The Devil's Delusion I’ll get to the point: there is little to review here. This is putatively an apologetic, and, unlike many books on the same topic, there is no argument. Instead, Berlinski penned, and found a publisher for, a petulant rant by a well-educated highbrow who is angry that someone else gets to be [...]

Diary, January 31, 2020, Free Grace Theology

Diary, January 31, 2020, Free Grace Theology

January 31, 2020 In response to her question of whether or not I ‘believe’ or ‘agree with’ free-grace theology. Where I stand now is here: the OT is the writing of the state religion of Israel. It might be The Word of God and it might not be. Maybe it’s a question of parts. Man [...]

From Wence Your Purpose?

Here's one for you. If the driving force of life (and even plants and bacteria do this) is to figure out how the world works and act accordingly...are the religious lazy for taking a shortcut by accepting that an old book tells them how the world really works and how they should act?