Overcoming Atheists’ Objections – Part 1

I spend an hour or two on Reddit every couple of days “talking” to atheists. I do this in order to defend the Christian faith, the veracity of the Bible, and the life of Jesus. I hope to change some minds so GOD can change some hearts. My wife Katie has encouraged me to start […]

An Open Letter to Jesus

April 3rd 33 A.D. LORD – it is 11:59 on Friday, April 3rd 33 A.D. The sun is hot, but your body is so dehydrated that you no longer sweat. Your tongue sticks to the roof of your mouth and every nerve in your body is on fire. Your muscles are near the point of […]

I don’t usually just cut and paste Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening” devotionals into our blog posts.  But this one is so good, I had to. ~Peace Pastor Don   “Yet out of you shall come forth to Me The One to be Ruler in Israel, Whose goings forth are from of old, From everlasting.” – […]

A New Calvary Chapel for Sebastopol, California

Parenthood and the Problem of Evil

Apologetic Answers to the Problem of Evil The question of “If GOD, why evil” is a constant concern among nonbelievers. And, rightfully so, I might add. Think about it. You’d probably feel the same way if you didn’t know GOD, His word, and the Holy Spirit was not in you. If GOD is a good […]

I Don’t Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist

Cold Case Christianity

Dismissing the Transcendent

Atheism is a cold and coarse worldview.  It claims there is no Creator, no meaning or purpose to life.  It shouts, “There is no faith, hope, or love!”  It says we are just highly evolved pond scum or simply “meat molecules in motion.”[1]  But, I will admit I am hopeless romantic.  I still believe in […]

Talking Ourselves Out of GOD

When you think about it, atheism is the non-belief that Someone exists – GOD.  It’s not really a “belief system” because it is rooted in unbelief. It’s not like they believe that GOD does not exist. They don’t believe He does. (You may need to think about that for a second.) And, you know, I think […]

GOD’s Imprint on Humanity

There are many apologetic arguments for GOD that helps us defend the faith.  The Big Six are: The Cosmological Argument The Teleological Argument The Moral Argument Fulfilled Prophecies The Reliability of the Scriptures The Historical Resurrection of Jesus And there are many more.  These are strong and credible arguments.  And many have become convinced of […]