Month: June 2017

How Modern Science Proves A Critical Aspect of the Genesis Creation Narrative

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail Can modern science prove that Genesis 1 is actually true? Yes, but not in the way you’re thinking. Too often Christian discussions around Genesis and the connection to science focus on debates that are ultimately irrelevant. For example, whether or not the days in Genesis were actual 24 hour days, metaphorical for longer periods of time, …

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Yes, There’s An American Christian Taliban– and Yes, We Need To Stand Against Them

9K SharesShare9KTweetPin17Share+1RedditEmail I am a Christian. I grew up in Sunday School memorizing Bible stories as the teacher illustrated and taught each one on an old green felt board. I grew up going to Church not just on Sunday mornings, but Sunday evenings, too. And of course, there was the Wednesday night prayer meeting as …

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5 Things I Wish Conservative Christians Understood About Muslims

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail Conservative Christians seem to have a lot of opinions about Islam and our Muslim neighbors. Those opinions are often grossly misinformed at best. I’ve met very few conservative Christians who have spent any considerable amount of time in friendships with Muslims; it’s also true that I’ve rarely met an overly anti-Islamic conservative Christian who has …

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Franklin Graham: Forcing People To Get Married Is A Great Idea

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail Forced Marriages: What Franklin Graham Is Wrong About Today   I thought I had seen it all, and then today came. The Fundamentalist Pope, Franklin Graham, is praising Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza for FORCING people to get married. Yes, that’s right– forced marriage. President Nkurunziza is a professing Christian who is serving a questionable third …

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