Category Archives: Apologetics

A More Natural Understanding of the Creation of Light, the Expanse, and Waters Above the Expanse in Genesis 1

A common view is that the light that God created on day one of the creation week was a light without a natural source. This understanding is a major reason given by Christians who advocate an old earth, Big Bang … Continue reading

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 5b

Point 5 (continued):  Postmillennialism was an important influence in the Scientific Revolution.  Postmillennialism supports the argument for the Christian basis for science since postmillennialism was an important influence in the Scientific Revolution. The founder of British empiricism and experimentation, Francis … Continue reading

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 5a

Point 5:  Postmillennialism was an important influence in the Scientific Revolution.  Postmillennialism supports the argument for the Christian basis for science since postmillennialism was an important influence in the Scientific Revolution. Please follow and like us:

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 4

Point 4:  Postmillennialism is the biblical anecdote to failed predictions of Christ’s Second Coming.  Postmillennialism, with a preterist view of the Great Tribulation, refutes the numerous failed predictions, which have undermined the credibility of the modern evangelical church, that Jesus … Continue reading

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 3

Point 3:  Postmillennialism refutes the skeptics’ claim that Jesus broke His promise to return. Postmillennialism, with a preterist view of the Great Tribulation, refutes the claim of skeptics that Jesus was a false prophet because He did not return to … Continue reading

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 2

Point 2:  Postmillennialism validates the resurrection and the truth of Jesus’ message.  Postmillennialism, with a preterist view of the Great Tribulation, points to empirical evidence still visible in our own day that a major prophecy by Jesus came true, which … Continue reading

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 1

I propose five points where postmillennial eschatology shapes and supports Christian apologetics: Postmillennialism means that we eventually persuade the world with our arguments. Postmillennialism validates the resurrection and the truth of Jesus’ message. Postmillennialism refutes the skeptics’ claim that Jesus … Continue reading

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Intelligent Design leaders promote a naturalistic epistemology

Here is the pdf of the article published in the Journal of Creation:  “Intelligent Design leaders promote a naturalistic epistemology” Abstract:  In part 1, I show that Intelligent Design (ID) movement leaders promote a naturalistic worldview in two ways. First, … Continue reading

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The Expanse Expanded on the Fourth Day? Another Failed Attempt to Make Genesis Compatible with the Big Bang and an Old Earth

A review of Genesis, Science, and the Beginning: Evaluating Interpretations of Genesis One on the Age of the Earth by Benjamin D. Smith, Jr. I can agree with the author about one thing.  He says that, while young-earth creationists are generally … Continue reading

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Van Til Massacred Again

David Haines will be presenting a paper on Van Til at the upcoming  apologetics conference at Southern Evangelical Seminary.  Joshua Whipps provides a good critique of a previous paper that Haines wrote on Van Til, but the summary of his … Continue reading

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