scripture Jesus is man Jesus is God Mk. 15:37 Rom 9:5
the doctrine of creation. creation ex nihilo -> creation out of nothing man -> created in the image of God
scripture creation ex nihilo -> creation out of nothing man -> created in the image of God Gen 1:27 Gen 1:1
the doctrine of the fall. Creation was initially very good. Adams disobedience led to the fall. Sin + Death entered the world. Man is a slave to sin. Creation was initially very good. Adams disobedience led to the fall. Sin + Death entered the world. Man is a slave to sin.
the doctrine of the fall...errors. Pelagianism: We can earn our salvation
the doctrine of the atonement. Ransom Satisfaction Moral Influence Governmental Atonement Penal Substitution
scripture Rom 8:3
the doctrine of last things. physical resurrection heaven or hell God is glorified
scripture physical resurrection heaven or hell God is glorified John 2:19-21 Rom 14:11 Mat 25:46
what is christianity? God made earth. all fall short. Jesus. sin. heaven.
philosophy of christianity. Jesus follower. ethical. love is greater. different. less is more.
what is apologetics? facts. science. evidence. archaeological. artifacts.
apologetics part deuce. different for everybody. spiritual. near death experience.
The Apostle Paul was one of the first apologists. 1 Corinthians 15
great intellects. Augustine Aquinas Anselm Newton Descartes
But set Christ apart as Lord in your hearts and always be ready to give an answer to anyone who asks about the hope you possess. Yet do it with courtesy and respect... 1 Peter 3:15
Dear friends, although I have been eager to write to you about our common salvation, I now feel compelled instead to write to encourage you to contend earnestly for the faith that was once for all entrusted to the saints. Jude 3
Paul went to the Jews in the synagogue, as he customarily did, and on three Sabbath days he addressed them from the scriptures, explaining and demonstrating that the Christ had to suffer and to rise from the dead, saying, "This Jesus I am proclaiming to you is the Christ." Acts 17:2-4
relevance. christianity declining. other religions rising. universalist media. school. defense. not stupid.