8 Headless Cows and the Proof for God

Multiplication – so what? It’s no surprise that 8×4=32 or that my 3rd grader was able to solve this basic math problem. It’s just rational thought on the most basic level, but have you ever wondered why exactly we humans are capable of thinking rationally? We take it for granted Read more…

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I’ve joined Ratio Christi

For the last six years, I’ve been a missionary with Wycliffe Bible Translators, and I’ve been living in Cameroon with my family serving as a software developer. That has been a wonderful experience with wonderful colleagues, and we’re grateful for what we were able to accomplish in terms of accelerating Read more…

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The Problem of Evil

How would you answer this argument? If good and omnipotent God existed, he would prevent all evil. Evil things happen. Therefore, there is no such God. The problem is with the first premise. How can we be sure that a good and omnipotent God would prevent all evil? We are Read more…

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The Hiddenness of God

I once had a friend ask me that if God exists, why doesn’t he do something to make that fact obvious to everybody. (His suggested miracle that would finally prove God’s existence beyond any doubt was to change the skin color of the president.) On one level, this question is Read more…

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Observations on the Armor of God

For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places. Ephesians 6:12 What should we understand by this idea of combat with the spiritual forces of Read more…

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Eve examines the fruit

So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate, and she also gave some to her husband who was Read more…

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