Category Archives: doubts

Are you bothered unless the Christianity portrayed reflects your theology? “Unbroken” shows this is not a good idea.


Angelina Jolie defends ‘universal’ depiction of faith in ‘Unbroken’ NEW YORK (RNS) Director Angelina Jolie defended her decision to portray a “universal” faith in her upcoming film “Unbroken,” saying she took her cues from the evangelical World War II hero whose harrowing … Continue reading

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‘Weeping’ Mary Statue in Israel. I’d go see this myself. You never know.


Hundreds Flock to ‘Weeping’ Mary Statue in Israel February 12, 2014 2 Comments Yahoo news: Hundreds of people have flocked to a small town in northern Israel to view a statue of the Virgin Mary that residents say “weeps” oil. Members … Continue reading

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SOME STRONG BELIEFS OF C. S. LEWIS


The Geochristian has posted an article by Jam Wile detailing some of C. S. Lewis’s strong beliefs.  Lewis is probably, along with Tolkein, the most influential Christian writer for detailing the battle between Christian good and Satan’s evil. Few would … Continue reading

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A YANKEE RELIGIOUS WASTELAND IN OUR FUTURE?


The BBC aired this probable view of the American religious landscape in future years.  After all we do tend to follow Europe in many things. Here is one path many ministers have already taken, or will take in the future.  … Continue reading

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HELLO FROM A SUPERNATURAL SCIENTIST


Relating science and religious belief is near impossible.  Faith, the basis of most religion, can not be reliably quantified. Science demands that results be quantifiable. Bruce Hood, who has impressive credentials, has written about his explorations into this subject.  He … Continue reading

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SOME GODLY PURPOSES FOR FEAR AND TERROR


Several weeks I attended a Regional Litigation Academy in the Detroit area presented by Alliance Defense Fund on Defending the First Liberty. I happened to be the only clergy there among many lawyers,  but was able to follow the problems presented, … Continue reading

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EVER HAD ANY DOUBTS?


Ever had doubts about God, Jesus, or your faith? This is a familiar topic for everyone I know, me, you, and our neighbors. (And this is only part of his post.) From the Classic iMonk Archives (2002): I Have My Doubts … Continue reading

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