It's Easter Sunday, and so I'm foregoing the usual routine and directing my attention to photos/artwork depicting the empty tomb of Jesus Christ. Take a look, pause and even pray--if that is something you want to do. "That if you confess with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord," and believe in your heart that God raised … Continue reading Depictions of an Empty Tomb
"he humbled himself in obedience to God and died a criminal’s death on a cross." Philippians 2:8 Dr. Tony Campolo tells the story of a little preaching competition that he had with his pastor during services at the church where he attends. Dr. Campolo tells how he preached the "perfect" sermon, perfect in every way. He had … Continue reading It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Coming!
Every once in a while, I'm introduced to something quite wonderful. I usually look, and mostly move on. However I approached this blog and felt I just made an awesome discovery. I asked myself (I talk to myself a lot) if I should or shouldn't share this with you. I came to realize that if … Continue reading Understanding the Gospel of Bill
(In this essay, writer Lee Strobel offers his defense of Easter.) It was the worst news I could get as an atheist: my agnostic wife had decided to become a Christian. Two words shot through my mind. The first was an expletive; the second was “divorce.” I thought she was going to turn into a … Continue reading DOA: How Faith Killed My Faith in Atheism