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Plato’s Influence on Christianity

For centuries now, scholars have recognized Plato’s influence on early Christian theologians. From the Apostle Paul to Justin Martyr, to Augustine of Hippo, all seem to have been affected in one way or another by Plato and his teachings. Many scholars seem to believe that Plato’s view of objective truth and reality affected the Apostles perception of the very nature of God.

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December 27, 2016  /  Comments Off
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“Merry Christmas” versus “Happy Holiday”

Since the 1960’s, American culture has been trending toward secularization. So it shouldn’t surprise anyone that we’re currently embroiled in a national debate over whether retailers (and others) should wish shoppers a Merry Christmas or a Happy Holiday.

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December 15, 2016  /  Comments Off
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Hypocrisy Knows No Bounds

Hypocrisy is commonly cited as a reason for not attending church. Admittedly, hypocrisy is not hard to find in church. But in reality, hypocrisy is not hard to find anywhere.

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November 4, 2016  /  Comments Off
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The Foolishness of Preaching

The Ephesian Church in the middle of the first century had big problems; some of its key leaders were teaching false doctrine. The Apostle Paul sent his young protégé Timothy, armed with only the Scriptures, to confront these false teachers.

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August 30, 2016  /  Comments Off
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Does God want us to be rich? (Part 2)

Patrick Henry said, “I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them and that is faith in Jesus Christ.

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July 19, 2016  /  Comments Off
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Does God want us to be rich?

Does God want us to be rich?

A dangerous doctrine is afoot in some sectors of Christianity and is beginning to choke out the very heart of the Gospel.

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July 7, 2016  /  Comments Off
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What is a Christian Worldview?

What is a Christian Worldview?

The term worldview (Weltanschauung) first appeared in Immanuel Kant’s “Critique of Judgment” in 1790, and describes an individual’s or group’s comprehensive perspective on the nature of reality.

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May 12, 2016  /  Comments Off

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