How The Pagans Stole Christmas!

 Calculating Christmas by William J. Tighe[i] Many Christians think that Christians celebrate Christ’s birth on December 25th because the church fathers appropriated the date of a pagan festival. Almost no one minds, except for a few groups on the fringes of American Evangelicalism, who seem to think that this makes Christmas itself a pagan festival. […]

Did Christianity “copy” other historic Virgin Birth stories from older cultures?

Someone posted the following in order to try and disprove belief in Jesus. What he said can trip up younger and less mature believers. ORIGINAL POST The Jesus virgin birth story is just one of several “virgin births” at the time – other examples include: 1. Horus Horus, ancient Egypt’s falcon-headed patron god of kings, […]

Is Loving and Forgiving Yourself Biblical?

There are moments when we all become someone else. Something other than what we are. It takes only a moment. But we spend the rest of our lives looking back at that moment in shame. It can happen in one instant, out of a lifetime of service, we can become our own worst instincts. I’ve […]