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How Does “Presup” Affect the Duck Dynasty/Gay Debate?

I admit it. I’ve been sucked in. This online debate got me interested and I was looking at arguments and joining various threads – all with predictable results. 🙁 But there is one point I’d like to make. There is a very good logical point I see being made on various websites. It goes like […]

Can We Put the X Back in Xmas?

This is a repost from 2010, but I always think it is worth revisiting. I’m sure you’re thinking, what a strange name for a post. You probably think I’m the type of guy who always puts the “Christ” in Christmas. In fact, if I was you, I’d guess that Michael Coughlin is the type of […]

From the Hospital to the Battlefield.

“Quick, grab all the patients from the hospital and get them out of here. We have a war to fight!” How would you react to a statement such as this if you were an attending nurse or doctor? Or what would you think if you were a member of the staff who knew the sickness […]

The JudgeNotters! (Matthew 7:1)

The judgenotters! That is the affectionate nickname I’ve given to those people who use Matthew 7:1 to attempt to manipulate bible believers into absolute tolerance of sin. You can listen to the teaching below. http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=9113215406

My Tribute to FrankTurkistan

Click through the links and sing the tune to Don MacClean’s American Pie.   A long, long time ago I can still remember how the sarcasm used to make me smile And I knew if I had my chance That I could write posts in advance And maybe be like Turk for a while But […]

The Master of Disaster?

Read this insightful post on pyromaniacs from Phil Johnson. Don’t worry, it will open in a new tab. (Don’t forget to come back!) Click Here. In summary – Phil uses the story of Jonah to point to the fact that often what appears like disaster in our life or the life of another is being […]

What Causes You to Sin?

What do Mentos, Diet Coke and the Bible have in common? More than you may think. The topic of Mentos and Diet Coke came up tonight. I recalled a teaching I did one summer in regard to this experiment. As most people know, there’s a way to make Diet Coke explode by dropping Mentos into […]