“American Christianity Has Failed.” No, It Hasn’t, and Here’s Why

Stephen Mattson of Sojourners has written a scathing article accusing “White evangelicals” and more broadly, American Christianity, of failing to do what Jesus has commanded relative to the poor, needy, and refugees. Like many liberal writers who lambast conservatives or Christians, Mattson has painted American Christianity with a broad brush of condemnation based upon what is not only a foundationally … Learn More

From the Laws of Physics to Jesus Christ

The laws of physics are explanations of phenomenon related to the creation, substance, and maintaining of the material universe. In order for the universe to be birthed and develop into the condition it is now, it had to be birthed according to a set of laws. Therefore, the laws of physics precede the creation of the material universe. Since the … Learn More

Sorry Bernie, But Jesus Was Not A Socialist

Jesus was not a socialist, nor do his teachings fit into a socialist framework. Here’s why.According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, socialism is “A way of organizing a society in which major industries are owned and controlled by the government rather than by individual people and companies.”  Some who favor socialism point to the Bible, noting that ancient kings, like David … Learn More

Where Is God’s Wonderful Plan For My Life?

“God loves you and has a wonderful plan for your life.”  “Oh yeah? Says who?” A suffering person asked. “Where is God’s wonderful plan when I have cancer?” The person whose spouse abandoned them for another: “Where is God’s wonderful plan?” “My kid is in prison and I lost my job. Where is God’s wonderful plan?” “My son was killed … Learn More

Buddhism & Christianity Are Not Compatible. Here’s Why

While reviewing some information about Buddhism this week I ran across an article advocating for cooperative efforts between Buddhists and Christians. The author of the article, the late Bhikkhu Buddhasdasa, argued that Buddhism and Christianity teach many of the same things and therefore should naturally partner together for their common religious interests. This is nothing short of intentional syncretism, which … Learn More