Doubting the Resurrection?

Did Jesus Exist? If Jesus never existed, the whole question of the resurrection goes away. Some people assume that the story of Jesus is just a myth—a nice story we can safely ignore. But we have as much evidence that Jesus existed as we have for the existence of Plato, Socrates, Genghis Khan, and Mohammed.    Most historians agree that Jesus existed. Writers living at the time or soon after (such as Josephus, Tacitus and Pliny the Younger) mentioned Him even though they were not Christians. And the New Testament was largely written by men who were either eyewitnesses of the life and death of Jesus, or who wrote down what such eyewitnesses told them.…

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Dealing with Anxiety

and other troubling emotions… Troublesome Times You don’t need me to tell you that we are living in troublesome times. Nor do I have to tell you that, by all appearances, times may get worse before they get better. Many people may try to deny that, but deep down inside most people know it’s probably true. Losing Freedom At one time people came to North America to be free. Poor families came for the economic freedom the New World offered. Refugees came for political freedom, to escape the tyranny of dictatorial governments. Nonconformists came for religious freedom, fleeing deadly persecution for the opportunity to worship God as they thought proper. Today, these freedoms are crumbling…

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Can You Trust the Bible?

Many people assume they can’t trust the Bible. They’ve been told that the Bible is an ancient collection of myths. They don’t even consider that it might be historically correct or have some value to offer them. Most of these people have never picked up a Bible and read it for themselves. They accept the assumptions of the Bible critics and don’t bother checking them out. See For Yourself We are challenging you to investigate the Bible for yourself. Start with the Gospels at the beginning of the New Testament. Learn for yourself what Jesus taught and did. Take your time to let the message sink in. Try to imagine what a life built on…

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