How can we be thankful to God when bad things happen? Yet that is what He asks of us. This article explores thankfulness amidst tragedy.
The beatitudes can very often go unnoticed but they are very important for those who have made the decision to follow Christ. They should guide us, point us in the right direction, teach us, and show us the values that Jesus cares about. As we read them we should be looking at whether or not we are trying to follow them.
A comparative analysis of Islam’s greatest prophet and the Son of God. WARNING: This is a theological argument so if you are offended, please do not read on. Some parts of the argument may be against your beliefs but that is what makes theological arguments fun!
Christians are human and make mistakes. Here’s how that makes sense in God’s plan for the human race. Continue reading ““Bad” Christians”
Now that the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS) has been exposed recently in the news, learn more about this radical polygamist cult. This list of FLDS facts are based on my readings of Escape by Carolyn Jessop, and Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer.
It’s worth reading the book of Proverbs even if you aren’t religiously inclined, as it offers solid principles which we all could do well to live by. Here are some which offer diamonds for practical living.
The head-covering of Muslim women and the issues and controversies surrounding it.
The Tabernacle, the purported physical dwelling place of the Bible-god, surprisingly reads more like a hotel for dining than a place of worship.