The Tension of Unbelief (Guinness)

Fool's Talk by Os Guinness is an excellent resource for thoughtful Christian apologetics.  I've mentioned it here before so I won't go into details.  But there is a section I was recently reading again - a section which is well worth posting here.  It's based on Romans 1:18ff: "At the core of unbelief is ceaseless,… Continue reading The Tension of Unbelief (Guinness)

Feelings, Faith, Emotions, Doubt, and Assurance

If you've been following this blog for a few years now, you'll recognize this book (and probably remember how much I appreciate it): God in the Dark by Os Guinness.  It's a book that takes your hand and walks you through doubts - what they are, what the Bible says about them, and how to… Continue reading Feelings, Faith, Emotions, Doubt, and Assurance

The ‘God is Dead’ Dude

 Most of us have heard the phrase, "God is dead," and we've probably even heard some say we're living in the age wherein that mindset is prevalent.  Though many enemies of the gospel have said similar things throughout history, the penman of 'God is dead' is the German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche (d. 1900).  I've read parts of Nietzsche… Continue reading The ‘God is Dead’ Dude