Ten Evidences That Support The Resurrection Of Jesus Christ As Historical Fact
All Christians believe in the resurrection of Jesus based on faith that the biblical records are indeed true, but are there other reasons to believe besides faith? Yes, faith should be enough, however, the skeptics always want historical and reasonable facts. The resurrection and empty tomb of Christ is the cornerstone of the entire Christian… Continue reading
If God Is Loving, Why Doesn’t He Save Everyone?
I believe the question, “Shouldn’t God save everyone?” is the wrong question. The correct question is, “Why should God save anyone?” This often asked question from skeptics, doubters, and curious seekers is based on faulty assumptions about God. It is also based on an anthropomorphic view of God which sees God only in humanistic ways.… Continue reading
If God Is Loving Then Why Does He Punish People?
At the start let me say that the title of this article is chosen to be intentionally provocative based on the common criticisms of God in our culture, but I argue that it is easily refuted in Scripture. This will be the focus of the article. The idea of God punishing assumes that He is… Continue reading
I have been in ministry for 29 years serving in various capacities including senior pastor, youth pastor, education and associate pastor. I serve at Samford University as Assistant to the President and Executive Director of the Ministry Training Institute. I am co-author of the book, Cultivate Disciple Making. I received his Bachelors Degree from Samford, a Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Master of Theology from the Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. His doctoral work was in the area of church health and revitalization. I am currently a Ph.D. candidate at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. His dissertation thesis is An Analysis and Critique of Disciple Making Within Ecclesial Movements in the United States, 1970-2020, With a View Toward Implementing a Faithful New Testament Missio Ecclesia.