It is deeply disturbing to look around and see how many of your Christian friends are no different than Muslim suicide bombers: ready to give their lives for some strange ideology mostly due to peer pressure, rather than a genuine understanding of truth. [part 1 of 6] Yesterday, this pastor explicitly mentioned that it is … Continue reading Spider-Man vs Popular “Christianity”
Matthew 15:14 New International Version (NIV) 14 Leave them; they are blind guides. If the blind lead the blind, both will fall into a pit.” When there are so many self-proclaimed religious “experts” around preaching all kinds of different things that contradict each other, one can easily deduce that most of it is bullsh*t. Yet, … Continue reading Leave them; they are blind guides.
Apparently there is a common misconception that “forgiveness” simply means not resenting the person emotionally. But this is not what it means in the bible (people commonly mistakenly assume that they know what a word in the bible means simply based on how they themselves use the English word). Real (biblical) forgiveness is like writing … Continue reading Real (biblical) forgiveness
1st and 4th Google results for the search term “forgiveness repentance”: https://www.biola.edu/blogs/good-book-blog/2017/can-there-be-forgiveness-without-repentance-part-1 by John E. McKinley (Associate Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies, Talbot School of Theology) — June 21, 2017 https://ethosinstitute.sg/repentance-and-forgiveness/ by Dr Roland Chia, Chew Hock Hin Professor of Christian Doctrine at Trinity Theological College — September 2017 Juicy quotes: “Overlooked in common … Continue reading Forgiveness requires repentance