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The Bible and Slavery: Care and Concern for the Poor

As we begin this series, I want to start with a vital foundation.  Regardless of how a person builds a house, if he/she builds on a faulty foundation, it will sooner or later crumble upon itself.   1,087 more words

Christian Living

Qoheleth's Quest: Discovering the Meaning of Life

Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14: 2:18-23

1:2  “Vanity of Vanities says the Preacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity.

1:12-14 “I, the Preacher have been king over Israel in Jerusalem. 3,480 more words

Chaplaincy

Sam Harris's Inconsistent Evaluations

“He more or less explicitly states that every episode of violence or injustice in Christian history is a natural consequence of Christianity’s basic tenets (which is obviously false), and that Christianity’s twenty centuries of unprecedented and still unmatched  moral triumphs… are simply expressions of normal human kindness, with no necessary connection to Christian conviction (which is even more obviously false). 37 more words

Cultural Observance: Accusations Against Theism

“Without question, ethical monotheism… This has been responsible for most of the wars and bigotry in history.” -Peter Watson in an interview with The New York Times… 13 more words

To Compelling to Let Go of Completely

“It is no doubt a tribute to the significance of Christianity in the world that men who are quite out of harmony with it should manifest such reluctance to surrender the name.” -B.B. Warfield

"Is" But Not "Ought"

“John Lennox offers a helpful illustration of the limitations of science. He notes that science can tell you if you put strychnine in someone’s sweet tea, it will kill him or her. 38 more words

Two Ways

“The Christian is confronted by two ways only, and if we are not on the straight and narrow way, we are on the wide and broad way.” -Martyn Lloyd-Jones