Tag: sin

The Prodigal Son Who Didn’t Return…

This episode is part of my podcast series DEAR ATHEIST… If you prefer, LISTEN NOW. ***** The story of ‘The Prodigal Son‘ is a definite favourite among Christians. We love it! I love it too because it’s the most explicit description of God’s extraordinary grace. And the lesson is enough to […]

Jason Needs Jesus

This episode is part of my podcast series DEAR ATHEIST… If you prefer, LISTEN NOW. ***** You see that little boy in the picture, jumping happily without a care…  He needs Jesus!  For many believers, this is a given, but the realisation that my son needs Jesus to be good, and […]

Is God Easily Offended?

This episode is part of my podcast series DEAR ATHEIST… If you prefer, LISTEN NOW. ***** God hates sin!  We know this.  We know also that whatever is not done of faith is sin (Rom 14:23).  That is a lot of things we do and take for granted.  As humans, we […]

Hell-Conscious

This episode is part of my podcast series DEAR ATHEIST… If you prefer, LISTEN NOW. ***** People often say Christians shouldn’t threaten unbelievers out of the road to hell…that it is wrong or unethical to preach hell to get them to accept Jesus as their only salvation.  It isn’t just the unbelieving […]

Musing on Sin, Death and Mercy

This episode is part of my podcast series DEAR ATHEIST… If you prefer, LISTEN NOW. ***** “And the children of Israel spake unto Moses, saying, Be hold we die, we perish, we all perish.  Whosoever cometh any thing near unto the tabernacle of the Lord shall die: shall we be consumed […]

The More I Think About Hell…

Lately, the more I think about hell, the more I question the idea of God. It’s a strange thing for a Christian to say, especially one who once held strongly and taught much about hell previously. But the truth is, I haven’t felt much like a Christian, in […]