O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?
Heard Greg Laurie on the radio today, and he was answering bible questions. One question asked if this is the only day of salvation. He said yes, and if a sinner doesn't accept Christ now, in this life, then there are no future opportunities. His proof text was Hebrews 9:27
"27And inasmuch as it is appointed for men to die once and after this comes…Continue
This discussion will be a little technical, and I am going to assume some prior knowledge on the part of the readers...
On July 4, 2012, the Higgs Boson was verified to be a real thing. This was historic, and paved the way for theoretical physicists to ponder th question of "WHY"? That is, WHY is the mass of the Higgs 126 GeV? Why not 125 GeV, or some other number?
It turns out that this "particle" (if that's what it really is) is necessary for our continued existence. Although…Continue
Emmanuel - God With Us.
When we consider the problem of why there is evil in the world, alongside that question we need to ask also why there is good!
If God only created one choice, that of choosing good, then there would be no choice at all. As Augustine put it:
"Such is the generosity of God's goodness that He has not refrained from creating even that creature which He foreknew would not only sin, but remain in the will to sin. As a runaway horse is better than a…Continue
Even though I consider myself a full preterist, I have some basic questions about the resurrection. Perhaps some here can offer me some ideas and their own understandings about this topic. I would appreciate it.
Here are my basic questions:
1. If the resurrection is supposed to be understood as a corporate thing, then how can some enter a "better resurrection"? See Heb.…Continue
Given that most evangelicals say no, he did not, what do you think?
The idea here is that Adam could have been taken "out of" other people groups for a special purpose, put in the garden, and therefore would have a navel or...
...the traditional view is that he did not, because taken literally, Adam was created as a unique creature, different physically, and responsible (with Eve of course) for all people who…Continue