Posts under "Love and Altruism"

Why, God, Can’t You Control this Madness?

June 23rd, 2016 / 2 Comments

Guest Post by Mike Edwards We all ask “why” questions. Some question why so much evil exists if God truly loves. The problem of evil is one main reason people indicate as why they don’t believe in God. There may not be a satisfactory answer for many, but how we respond to this question can […]

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All Part of a Plan?

June 14th, 2016 / No Comments

Guest Post by Graden Kirksey We’ve all heard the sayings before: “There’s no way to understand because God’s ways are just higher than our ways,” “Everything happens for a reason,” and “It’s all just a part of God’s plan.” These statements say a great deal about how we view God and God’s activity in the world. […]

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Take a Walk to Rock Bottom

June 9th, 2016 / 5 Comments

Guest Post by Adam Watkins Once while traveling for business in Phoenix, AZ, I had an extra day before I flew out at 8 p.m. I felt drawn north, to the Grand Canyon. I rented a car, drove three hours to the canyon, paid the entry fee, saw the canyon, took a few photos, drove back, and barely […]

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Stuff Happens

May 26th, 2016 / No Comments

Guest Post by Dr. Dyton Owen  There have been countless times that my wife, Tammy, and I have had a conversation revolving around a statement we often hear. We hear it – or some variation –  frequently after some tragedy. Usually it’s spoken by well-meaning people who feel they must say something in response to […]

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Revenge is in God’s Hands? – The Revenant

February 4th, 2016 / 6 Comments

The Revenant is in my opinion and the opinions of many, this year’s best picture. Revenge, a common plotline of action movies, drives the main character. But The Revenant’s storylines and conclusion raise questions about who properly takes revenge. The movie is based on the true struggle for survival of trapper-hunter Hugh Glass (played by […]

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Free Chapter 1 Download

February 2nd, 2016 / No Comments

“We all want to make sense of life.” That’s the opening line of my book, The Uncontrolling Love of God. This month – February – I’m offering a free download of the book’s first chapter. The book is theological. But I address issues of science, philosophy, Scripture, and more. In my view, theology alone does […]

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