Monthly Archives: August 2010

Jesus Wasn’t a Real Person? That’s Dumb!

Last week I was asked by a reporter from the African-American newspaper, Our Weekly, to respond to the notion that Jesus wasn’t a historical person but really just a reheated myth based on religious myths that preceded it. What follows, … Continue reading

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You Already Love You Enough

One of the most dangerous teachings today is that you need to learn to love yourself before you can love others. People who believe this will quote the verse “love your neighbor as yourself” (Matt. 22:39) and then say that … Continue reading

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Let’s Kill “So Heavenly Minded, No Earthly Good”

That people could be so heavenly minded that they were no earthly good is desperately mistaken. I say this for several reasons. Continue reading

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A Question the Jehovah’s Witnesses Can’t Answer

When I was in seminary in the 1970’s, I took Cults from Walter Martin and he had former Jehovah’s Witness Bill Cetnar speak to the class. What follows is the line of reasoning Cetnar presented. I’ve used it ever since … Continue reading

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