Objective Knowledge

This is where logic / epistemology / maths / statistics / economics comes to save the day. Axioms: 1) Knowledge is meant to aid our decision-making. Decisions are made to satisfy a set of goals. Goals depend on one’s value system. Value systems are refined via trial-and-error (e.g. people’s taste in food becomes more refined … Continue reading Objective Knowledge

Worthy / deserving

Many Christians have a tendency to make statements like “I am a sinner undeserving of forgiveness”, or “I am not worthy to serve God”. Such practices likely stem from a misconception that revering God entails debasing oneself. While overvaluing oneself (hubris / arrogance) is problematic, it is also wrong to undervalue oneself. Matthew 6:26 New … Continue reading Worthy / deserving