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Two types Of Teachers

courtesy: goodfreephotos.com Are your instructors wiser than a pile of rocks? Below are quotes from two distinctly different camps of teachers. Does one better express your views? GROUP A: “Almighty God is not under our microscope. We are under His.” “God is testing … Continue reading

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7 Questions About Secular Philosophers

  courtesy: goodfreephotos.com Socrates said that the “unexamined life is not worth living.” But many thinkers are still searching and writing books with new theories. Evidently no secular thinker has found adequate answers. And if these scholars can’t find it, how … Continue reading

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Seeking Wisdom: Should I Pursue Classical Philosophy?

  courtesy: goodfreephotos.com Socrates said that “the unexamined life is not worth living.” But Solomon concluded that seeking wisdom was  “vanity and striving after wind” ” (Eccl 1.13-14 NAS)(Eccl 14-18; 2.15). Where is wisdom? Socrates, Plato, Aristotle and other secular philosophers never … Continue reading

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Should I Avoid Secular Philosophers?

courtesy: goodfreephotos.com Agnostic philosophers are like a blind man in a dark cave, looking for an imaginary cat and finding it. Teachers and false teachers may all look the same outwardly. Should wise Christians risk their faith by reading secular philosophers’ stuff? Is … Continue reading

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Should A Christian Listen To This Theologian? Philosopher?

courtesy: goodfreephotos.com All tjat glitters is not gold. Many theologians and western philosophers talk of Almighty God as if they were grading a student’s term paper. Objective thinkers considering themselves qualified to address God or biblical issues should be open to … Continue reading

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If God Is Not Good Why Obey Him?

  Skeptics including western philosophers ask, why obey a Christian God that allows evil and suffering? One philosopher writes: “Many philosophers have had serious reservations about Christianity . . . Immorality is equated with disobedience . . . Why obey the … Continue reading

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Philosophy Poem

Philosophical theories Speculations piled like weeds Weary tomes Empty European churches. Dead religion breeds despair Blank souls writing  hopeless words.

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Are Unsaved Philosophers Qualified To Teach Bible Truths?

In evaluating eternal issues including philosophies explaining absolutes and reality, one is immediately brought to a crossroads. Who has absolutes, eternal truth? Reality? Is western philosophy adding to or detracting from one’s ability to accept Jesus Christ and grow in … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why I Avoid False Teachers And Unsaved Philosophers’ Theories

courtesy: goodfreephotos.com  “A college education shows a man how little other people know” -Haliburton 1.I expect Christian teachers to be open and thankful that the blood of Christ has definitely saved them! This separates them from false teachers, outsiders, scoffers … Continue reading

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Limmericks

  courtesy: goodfreephotos.com There was a Scotsman from Stout Fine musician no doubt but was warned so ripe Don’t run with bagpipes you could put an aye out   An  upholstery shop worker named Tao got caught in the machine … Continue reading

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