Archive for April, 2015

Archaeology and the Bible

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While it is true that archaeology cannot prove the Bible to be “God-breathed,” (2 Timothy 3:16) and it is also true that our faith is not dependent upon archaeology, we could not, in good conscience, believe the Bible to be God-breathed if it was directly contradicted by archaeology, history or science. Thankfully, these are the […]

While it is true that archaeology cannot prove the Bible to be “God-breathed,” (2 Timothy 3:16) and it is also true that our faith is not dependent upon archaeology, we could not, in good conscience, believe the Bible to be God-breathed if it was directly contradicted by archaeology, history or science. Thankfully, these are the […]

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I’m a Christian Too! part 1 podcast

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Attention podcast listeners! The first ever People of the Free Gift podcast episode has been published. Gave me a chance to also give a much needed edit to the beginning of our “Reaching Out to Your Mormon Neighbor” dvd-rom series. In this episode we discuss the LDS Plan of Salvation as an intro into how […]

Attention podcast listeners! The first ever People of the Free Gift podcast episode has been published. Gave me a chance to also give a much needed edit to the beginning of our “Reaching Out to Your Mormon Neighbor” dvd-rom series. In this episode we discuss the LDS Plan of Salvation as an intro into how […]

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How Deep Can You Mine in God’s Word?

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How detailed is the Bible? Is it like any other book where you can scan over the words, get the gist of the plot and main characters and pretty much know what the book is about. When you read through its pages the first time, are you able to put it down and say, “I’ve […]

How detailed is the Bible? Is it like any other book where you can scan over the words, get the gist of the plot and main characters and pretty much know what the book is about. When you read through its pages the first time, are you able to put it down and say, “I’ve […]

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The Bible from 6,000 Feet, part 6

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Setting Up for the New Testament After the period of the return from exile, and the close of the Old Testament canon with the book of Malachi, God was silent for 400 years. The Medo-Persian empire would eventually be conquered by Alexander the Great and the empire of Greece as Daniel prophesied. In response to […]

Setting Up for the New Testament After the period of the return from exile, and the close of the Old Testament canon with the book of Malachi, God was silent for 400 years. The Medo-Persian empire would eventually be conquered by Alexander the Great and the empire of Greece as Daniel prophesied. In response to […]

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Grace and Contract Law

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One of my classes this semester is Business Law. As I was studying for my midterm on contract law, I came upon this practice quiz question. Amazing how even “law” understands “grace.” Let’s see if you can figure out the correct answer.   Gifts are different from bargained-for exchanges in that: a. no performance or […]

One of my classes this semester is Business Law. As I was studying for my midterm on contract law, I came upon this practice quiz question. Amazing how even “law” understands “grace.” Let’s see if you can figure out the correct answer.   Gifts are different from bargained-for exchanges in that: a. no performance or […]

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Youth Apologetics Training podcast interview, part 2

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Part 2 of my interview on Youth Apologetics Training podcast. In this session we cover some practical tips in reaching out to LDS as well as how to respond when your LDS friend asks you, “Have You Prayed about the Book of Mormon?” as well as some historical issues. To listen to the podcast, click here.   To listen to part […]

Part 2 of my interview on Youth Apologetics Training podcast. In this session we cover some practical tips in reaching out to LDS as well as how to respond when your LDS friend asks you, “Have You Prayed about the Book of Mormon?” as well as some historical issues. To listen to the podcast, click here.   To listen to part […]

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Encouraged by Grace

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Last Friday, I posted the following: Today’s post is simply an amazing Bible verse. This is the apostle Paul speaking in the midst of a conversation regarding the resurrection. There’s so much here. Would love to hear your interpretation and comments. “But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his grace […]

Last Friday, I posted the following: Today’s post is simply an amazing Bible verse. This is the apostle Paul speaking in the midst of a conversation regarding the resurrection. There’s so much here. Would love to hear your interpretation and comments. “But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his grace […]

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1 Corinthians 15:10

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Today’s post is simply an amazing Bible verse. This is the apostle Paul speaking in the midst of a conversation regarding the resurrection. There’s so much here. Would love to hear your interpretation and comments.   “But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his grace which was bestowed upon me […]

Today’s post is simply an amazing Bible verse. This is the apostle Paul speaking in the midst of a conversation regarding the resurrection. There’s so much here. Would love to hear your interpretation and comments.   “But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his grace which was bestowed upon me […]

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Witnessing to Atheists

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As I’ve had a growing number of conversations with atheists lately, I thought I would break down my comments from one of those conversations to share some principles I hope will be helpful if you find yourself talking with somebody who describes themselves as “atheist.” I want to emphasize that these are ways that the […]

As I’ve had a growing number of conversations with atheists lately, I thought I would break down my comments from one of those conversations to share some principles I hope will be helpful if you find yourself talking with somebody who describes themselves as “atheist.” I want to emphasize that these are ways that the […]

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Living the Christian Life – The Source of our Power – Playtime 5:45

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Living the Christian Life – The Source of our Power – Playtime 5:45 To view the video, click here. In order to live the Christian life, we need to understand the dynamic of Jesus living “through” us and the source of our power as a Christian. Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength […]

Living the Christian Life – The Source of our Power – Playtime 5:45 To view the video, click here. In order to live the Christian life, we need to understand the dynamic of Jesus living “through” us and the source of our power as a Christian. Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength […]

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