Suffering and the love of God

Reading Time: 9 minutes So the intellectual arguments for defending God’s existence in the presence of suffering may check out, but how does God love us through the suffering? These intellectual arguments may deal with suffering, but personally are very cold and often removed from our trials.   It was the sheer suffering in my Read more…

The Probability problem of evil

Reading Time: 5 minutes Ok so God and suffering logically exists, we’ve sold that, but is it likely true? It may still be argued that while it’s logically possible that God and suffering both exist, but it’s far from likely. There’s just so much pointless suffering it seems improbable that God could have good Read more…

The logical problem of evil

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ok, here I am looking at the philosophical challenges of God’s existence (possible and probable). These are NOT arguments you would share with someone grieving, or hit by hard times. No, these are foundational arguments you probably need to know either prior or a while after a tragic event. I Read more…

Will eternity be boring?

Reading Time: 5 minutes There are some funny views of heaven which, quite frankly, are just weird. Some have come from taking symbolism too far (like they have done for hell), other ideas about heaven are just alien altogether. In fact, some of the misconceptions are so bizarre that many Christians actually fear heaven. Read more…

Will we have free will in heaven?

Reading Time: 6 minutes Yes.  If there were no free will, why not take away suffering sooner since it’s all a game of chess where both teams are puppet masters?  Now are there examples of free will in heaven? Yes, there was a war in heaven (Revelation 12:7).  Also, with this free-will, why would Read more…

Wasn’t there another way?

Reading Time: 9 minutes So it has been said: Couldn’t God give us freedom but there be less evil? Well I’d like to ask a follow up question: How could God give humans free will yet not let them hurt each other? Saying this doesn’t make it true, could God do it better? Well Read more…