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Rediscovering God

Much of the challenge that many of us face, who grew up in conservative Christian homes, is learning to see God as He truly is. For many of us, we grew up exposed to Christianity, church, the Bible, and Bible lessons all the time– which is a good thing, but when we get so used to it, we might find it becoming old and familiar. 642 more words

The "Suffering" Objection

I have shared many times before about my journey from faith, through doubt, to renewed faith.  There are many thoughts to sort through when a young person gets to the age where they no longer just accept anything they hear, where they are suddenly confronted with their own doubts and the doubts that others raise in their minds. 826 more words

'Twixt Gleams of Joy and Clouds of Doubt

Sometimes life is good.
Sometimes life hurts.  But at the same time we know and are so assured of God’s presence with us.  And despite the pain… … 707 more words

Jesus: God's Son?

In John Chapter 10 Jesus’ opponents are taking offence at his referring to himself as “God’s Son”. Up to the present day, even individuals who accept Jesus as a prophet or teacher (eg. 555 more words

Christianity

Concerning God - Chapter 9

 

Sample Chapter from Concerning God: With common sense as their guide, a preacher and a student search for the truth.

Chapter 9

“Fractures”


When the preacher returned to the plaza the following Friday, he was surprised to find the student already seated and waiting on their usual bench. 3,961 more words

Christianity

Concerning God - Chapter 1

Sample Chapter from Concerning God: With common sense as their guide, a preacher and a student search for the truth.

Chapter 1

“Intersection”

“I suppose I’m an agnostic,” the student replied with a shrug. 1,292 more words

Christianity

A Forgiveness Fable

Although it’s become popular in our culture to believe that forgiveness is ‘automatic’ and we’re all on our way to an eternity of bliss (just attend any funeral), that argument clearly flies in the face of common sense. 592 more words

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