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HE SHALL BE LIKE A TREE PLANTED BY THE RIVERS OF WATER.

PSALMS 1:3

Jesus as the Only Way, Part 2

The issue of the deity of Jesus is a central aspect of the debate over claiming that he is the only way to God.  We seem to often overlook the simple connection that if Jesus is God, then he is the only way because he is also the destination.  You can get to...

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Jesus as the Only Way, Part 1

The notion that Jesus is the only way (to God, to heaven) may be the most challenged doctrine of the Christian faith today.  People oppose this notion from a number of different perspectives and it is not just from those outside the church.  A few years ago the Pew...

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Relative Truth is No Truth at All

Things Have Changed Things have changed in the 40 odd years I have been interested in apologetics.  There was a time when you could begin a discussion on the truth of God’s existence with someone by talking about the reasons why we should believe in God....

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Is God Calling You?

General Call God has a general will for everyone. For example, God desires that people come to faith in Jesus Christ. He desires that we all love our neighbor, do not commit adultery, seek first the Kingdom of God, etc. These things are found in the Bible. In this...

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Can You Get a Job with a Bible College Education?

According to recent Barna research, 70% of Christians believe preparing for a specific job or career is the reason for going to college.1 So, how does a Bible college education help students prepare for a job or career? Ministry Bible colleges, of course, have always...

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The Importance of a Christian College

In an earlier post on Why Go to College, I mentioned that education is transformation. The knowledge you gain and the environment your are in for four years has a tremendous impact on who you are. This is why I believe one of the best college decisions you can make is...

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Why Go to College?

Going to college requires a great deal of sacrifice in time, work, and finances. Is it worth it? I believe a college education is a good investment for anyone who has the aptitude and commitment. Here's why: Career Preparation. This reason for a college degree...

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