Passages like the conquest of Canaan can make people either reject Scripture or reject God. A good God couldn’t possibly kill so many people. Or if he really is good, the Bible must misrepresent him, which means it can’t be trusted.Read More
I thought about this passage for over a month before sitting down to write about it. It’s not an easy one. For me, the most difficult part about it is the questions it raises about God’s character.
Does he condemn certain people for his own purposes, while allowing other, just as sinful people, to be saved?Read More
The story of Noah’s ark reminds me of the fairy tales many of us heard as kids. You know, stories of the Hansel and Gretel variety, which at the time seemed full of dramatic events and cool characters, but are really quite dark and sinister when you think about them.Read More