war

Should Christians Support Preemptive War?

This is part 2 of the last episode. We continue to examine the mindset of war from a Christian perspective by asking questions. This episode asks the last two questions: What about the wars that God commanded? (Gen 50:19; Rom 12:18-21) How should we view our enemies now? (Mat 28:18-19; Mat 5:43-47) We conclude with…

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How Should Christians View War?

We move from the wisdom of the world that war benefits an economy to ask us Christians how we should view war. The Bible gives us some guidance. We ask these four questions: What are human beings? (Gen 9:6) What causes wars? (Jas 4:1-5) When is war justified? (Psa 7:3-5) What is the mindset of…

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The Economy Also Doesn’t Need a Broken Window

We continue with Paul Krugman’s suggestion of a fake threat of aliens invading to stimulate a depressed economy. We look at a blog post he had written for the New York Times where he revealed his inspiration for the blessings of fear and destruction: World War II. Unfortunately, even many conservatives and Christians think like…

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Season 2, Episode 14 – God’s Judgment (Part 1)

With Dillon unable to join me this week, on this episode I began walking through several passages of Scripture that describe God’s judgment. While we often think of God’s judgment as sudden supernatural events, the Bible actually presents several different forms in which it is delivered. For this episode, I look at the first form…

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