God, Gratuitous Evil, and The Murderous Goose

If God is all knowing, if He is all powerful, and if He is good, then He’d have to stop any and all instances of evil, wouldn’t He? He would know about all evil, He would be able to stop all evil, and He would want to stop all evil, therefore since God exists there... Continue Reading →

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Imago Maniacs: Man, Sin, and The Law of God

“What huge imago made a psychopathic god” -W.H. Auden The phrase “repent of your sins” is a common expression today, especially amongst Evangelical Christians. But when asked, “what is a sin” the common Evangelical answer is “missing the mark”. And while we might throw in a factoid from Sunday’s sermon about the etymology of sin... Continue Reading →

God Saves All Whom He Draws 

"No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draws him." -Jesus, The Gospel according to John, Chapter 6, verse 44  Who does God the Father draw to His Son? This has been an in house debate amongst Christians for some time now. In this post, I'm going to argue that all who... Continue Reading →

The Conceited Calvinist Contradiction 

There are probably tons of different types of Calvinists but I'm going to briefly describe a few types that I've ran into and then address the one that's most ridiculous. First up is the Cage Stage Calvinist (This cartoon will help!) A cage stage Calvinist is someone who's just recently found out about what we call... Continue Reading →

What’s So Amazing about Grace? 

Hopefully you're familiar with John Newton's wonderful hymn, Amazing Grace. It has to be one of the greatest and most widely known songs in history. If you aren't familiar with it give 'er a listen real quick so this post makes sense to you. Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like... Continue Reading →

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