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Enmity with God as Cognitive Dissonance

“In psychology, cognitive dissonance is the excessive mental stress and discomfort experienced by an individual who holds two or more contradictory beliefs, ideas, or values at the same time. — From Wikipedia Let me summarize. As images of the perfectly rational Creator, humans strive for internal consistency. When we simultaneously hold contradictory beliefs or our […]

A New Species: Calvidispenpresupobaptist?

The good folks over at Veritas Domain graciously gave me a chance to share my views in a personal interview. I hope you will click through and read it. Click Here to read the interview. Here’s an excerpt I try to help people who are willing and honest to see the logical fallacies of their […]

You Really Should Blow Some Money on Today’s Noah

If you haven’t read enough reviews of the Noah movie which is in theaters starring Russell Crowe to know that no Christian needs to see it, then that isn’t my fault. Here are the three best reviews (possibly ever) for the movie. (Links will open in new tabs) Matt Walsh (witty) | Dr Brian Mattson […]

Continued Conversation with a HyperCalvinist?

If you did not read this post then the post you are currently reading may not make sense. A couple weeks ago, I received an email from someone concerned about the gospel I proclaim and how I declare it. Herein is the next installment. My words are marked by the offset. Mike, I appreciate your […]

Outreach Report from the Ahhhnold

The gospel was proclaimed loudly and often at the Arnold Schwarzenegger Classic in Columbus, OH on March 1, 2014. Here are some highlights: We arrived later than hoped, about 11:40am. An interesting twist occurred when another man began preaching with a megaphone just 25 feet from where I set up to preach. I spoke to […]

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 […]

He’s Still Redeeming the Lost

In July 2012, I went to lunch with a co-worker named Matt Smith. Since there are 3 Matt Smiths where I work, he is commonly referred to as MS2. The conversation was intentionally spiritual. It got very uncomfortable at times as he explained to me a complete mental understanding of the gospel, even rather deep […]