Tag Archives: humanity

Thought: How can the Bible be fully God’s Word?

If Jesus was the only sinless human … If all of humanity has a tendency toward sin … If the Bible’s New Testament was written and compiled after Jesus was gone … If the Bible was written and compiled by … Continue reading

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God is perfect. …?

According to the Bible, God had to wipe out humanity with a flood and basically start over.  He also had to appear on Earth to die and be resurrected to atone for the sins of humanity much later on. Basically, … Continue reading

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“Son of Man”: holy title or human reference?

Jesus’ “Son of Man” title is seen as a holy title connected to this reference: “In my vision at night I looked, and there before me was one like a son of man, coming with the clouds of heaven. He … Continue reading

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Pro-Life and Pro-Choice are BOTH Pro-Humanity

To put the abortion matter simply, it comes down to the root of morality – survival. Personal survival and survival of the species. In the case of abortion, there are two people who are significantly affected in their ability to … Continue reading

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Clarification of “Sin”

In my earlier post, “Can “Sin” be defined simply?“, I draw connection from sin to selfishness. “When one’s selfishness is to the point of affecting others in a negative way, that’s sin.” I haven’t been perfectly comfortable with that definition, and … Continue reading

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Walking the tightrope between Atheism and Christianity

In my journey to explore an uncommon view of Jesus, it seems to be a constant uphill battle.  Christians and Atheists alike seem to have issues with the ideas I am suggesting.  Of course, Christians and Atheists prefer to be … Continue reading

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Link: Atheist assemblies are not anti-religion

I came across this in my web browsing tonight and thought it was worthy of sharing! The Sunday Assembly Isn’t An Atheist Megachurch, No Matter What the Media Says http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2013/11/11/the-sunday-assembly-isnt-an-atheist-megachurch-no-matter-what-the-media-says/ I hadn’t even heard of these gatherings of non-believers before.  … Continue reading

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Trinity plus Humanity

I’ve been thinking and conversing more about the Trinity concept.  I watched a video the other day that attempts to make more sense of the Trinity but only ends up revealing how the concept is paradoxical and that essentially you … Continue reading

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Are you walking with Jesus?

I just came upon a blog post that poses the question “Am I a disciple of Jesus?”: 3 Questions That Gauge if You are A Disciple of Jesus http://ctkblog.com/2013/12/26/3-questions-that-gauge-if-you-are-a-disciple-of-jesus/#comment-3984 My response: I think the real question is, are you able to … Continue reading

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Holy Trinity minus Jesus

I have been engaged in a lengthy debate with a very knowledgeable and thoughtful Christian in regards to my view of Jesus as a human and not as God.  I am very thankful for this as it has been very … Continue reading

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