The one event that has most shaped and changed world history, religion, and morality is the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The understanding and ramifications of the fact that Jesus Christ rose from the dead has transformed the lives of billions of people. One of the key factors contributing to belief in the resurrection of Jesus was the witness of his closest disciples seeing his resurrected … Continue reading Could Jesus’ appearances after His Resurrection be explained away as mere hallucinations?
We are currently in the middle of discussing different world views and religions at City On A Hill Church (North Campus), and we have made a list available of books we recommend, dealing with issues of apologetics. The reality is – 51% of Christian college freshmen will renounce their faith before they graduate from college. When that’s a fact, the church must realize it is not … Continue reading 5 Books We Recommend on Apologetics
Having been born in the Soviet Union, a nation deeply atheistic and anti-Christian in its very core, all believers were the laughing stock of society. I was blessed with a grandpa who was a pastor and served years in Soviet camps for his faith in Jesus. Christians were not allowed to get an education, hold high-positions in community, gather, nor teach their Children about faith. … Continue reading Can a Christian be a police officer?
Did you know that many scholars believe that the 12 disciples whom Jesus chose were probably under the age of 20 when Jesus selected them, all except Peter? Very different then the common pictures of Jesus and his old bearded disciples.Recently, I was doing an exegesis on Mathew 17:24-27, where Jesus tells Peter to catch a fish, and in the fish, he would find a … Continue reading age of the disciples