Balancing the Mind and the Heart.
When I was a child, there were three boards at the playground that were mounted at three levels. The object was to walk the boards like a tightrope walker to the very end of the top board, turn around, and walk back. If one leaned too far to the left, one would fall. If one […]
As I have begun this adventure known as apologetics, I have been able to meet people from different walks and various perspectives. I have had the opportunity to converse with atheists and I have learned a little more about their beliefs and perspectives. One thing that stands out to me is that many, if not […]
Jesus said that of all the commandments in the Bible, two stood out as the most important. He said, “You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. A second is equally important: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ The […]
Not long ago, I joined in on a debate with an atheist on a social networking site. This is not something I do much anymore, mainly because most individuals participating in debates have already made a decision and not open to dialogue. On rare occasions, there is an openness to other views, but not always. […]
Among the various debates arising in modern theology, the historicity of Adam and Eve is one that is gaining ground. Were Adam and Eve real historical persons or were they allegorical inventions pointing to the concept of sin? For those who find Adam and Eve to be allegorical inventions, the name “Adam” and “Eve” were […]