Thinking Out, Loud

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The Error Of Confronting Islam

The latest shooting by potential Islamic terrorists at an art event depicting artist’s representations of Mohammad has some Americans flag-waving for freedom of speech and singing God Bless America. What … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Healing And The Prosperity Movement

In 2006 an itinerate evangelist held a series of large rallies in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to share the Gospel. At that time, I was Managing Director of Eagle Television in Mongolia. … Continue reading

April 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Answers To 10 Questions About God

In reading one of Hugh Ross’ recent books I came across a list of questions that Ross has encountered about God and man’s existence on earth. These questions are fairly … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Who, What, Or Where Is God?

This question is often asked of author, Hugh Ross, an old-earth creationist and leader of the ministry, Reasons To Believe. Usually, this question is asked ontologically, that is, people want … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Does God See Or Care About My Life?

Really, there are two questions here. 1.) Does God see me? 2.) Does God care about me? The first question is very simple to answer. Not only does God see … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Why Doesn’t God Answer My Questions?

[This is the same answer as question number nine, “How does God communicate to us?”] A friend once asked me why it seemed that the Lord spoke to people he … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

How Can God Be Near And Yet Beyond My Reach?

This is a question about how God manifests himself to his creatures. In one sense, God is like us in that he has created us in his image (Genesis 1:26-28) … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Why Does God Allow Suffering And Death?

[This is the same answer for question eight, “Why do bad things happen to good people?”] Why does God allow suffering and death? This is the age-old question that has … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Why Is Human Life So Short?

You will endure forever. Whoever you are, reading this right now, you need to understand a fundamental truth about your existence. You will endure forever. Everyone dies. That is, everyone … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Why Do Good Things Happen To Bad People?

Let’s phrase this question another way, “Why do good things happen to people who are worse than me?” Isn’t that what we really mean? We sometimes see evil people get … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

[This is the same answer for question five, “Why does God allow suffering and death?”] Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People? This is the age-old question that has … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

How Does God Communicate To Us?

[This is the same answer as question number three, “Why doesn’t God answer my questions?”] A friend once asked me why it seemed that the Lord spoke to people he … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Do Angels Really Exist?

The biblical answer is an unequivocal yes. The Bible tells us a lot about angels. Here’s a small smattering of what the Bible reveals about angels: Angels are intelligent creatures … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Hooray For Organized Religion!

Have you ever heard someone say that they are against organized religion? Or perhaps they regard organized religion as having brought harm to society? After all, hasn’t religion been a … Continue reading

April 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why Is Abortion Morally Wrong?

Today came news about research that demonstrated that babies feel pain in much the same way that adults do. In light of this news can there be any doubt about … Continue reading

April 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Avoiding Hell In The Past Tense

We say of the dead that he “was” a good person. Or that he “loved” something. Or that we will never forget him. The terms we use are designed to … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

I Wonder What Chris Is Doing Right Now

As I continue to mourn the loss of my friend, Chris Bayer, I find myself wondering what he’s doing right now. Have you ever wondered such a thing about a … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chris Bayer

Last night, my dear friend, Pastor Chris Bayer, went to be with the Lord. Of the many friends I had Chris was one of my closest, and he holds a … Continue reading

April 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

A “Silent Witness” For Christ Is No Witness At All

Have you ever heard someone say that they witness by what they do rather than by what they say? This usually goes along with the argument that people need to … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment
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