God said to Moses, "I AM
who I AM. This is
what you will say to the Israelites: ‘ I AM
has sent me to you.’"
I tell you the truth," Jesus answered,
"before Abraham was, I AM."
contains moderate Christian views and promotes religious tolerance.
website has been
developed to assist
anyone who feels the need for Christian faith in their life. It is here
to assist, without preaching or cajoling.
tries hard to answer the questions: What is God? Is God real?
Can we prove God exists? What are Christianity's basic beliefs?
AND "REASON" ARE GOOD FRIENDS
has been much said and written to oppose the path
of Christian faith, particularly by the New Atheism Movement. In all
was a pretty good atheist in my day, so I know how it works. And I
still completely understand how the knowledge, and acceptance of
"faith", held by believers in this day and age can look too good to
true, as far as the average unbeliever in concerned! However,
decades of practising Christianity I also know my old attitude was way
course. The "Faith and Reason"
section of this website has been
written to logically challenge the inaccuracies of an atheist
worldview. For examples: modern science and moderate religious theology
in conflict, believable theories about
God's nature are
differences between the major religions of the world can
be explained to a large extent, and suffering and evil in this world does not
God exists. Yes, faith and reason can get along quite well, thank you!
TO REALLY BELIEVE IN GOD
all that is needed as a
starting point for ‘belief’ is an open mind. I could also say we
actually have to be ready
to believe. The "How to Believe" section of
this website is devoted to guidance on how
anyone can come to believe in God. Of course, that belief must
on sound reasoning! Essentially,
we search for 'evidence'
of God's existence. And we need go no further afield than to recognise
his presence within both our day-to-day lives and events in the church itself.
We just have to know how to identify and analyse this
And trust me, sometimes it can be profound, if we are willing to take
the appropriate steps that are on offer.
an ex-atheist I again concede this may all sound a bit too good to be
but bear with me and read with that 'open mind' I referred to
There are many
Christianity held within the broader community. When truly understood
and practised, Christianity has the capacity
to significantly change lives for the better. With that in mind, the
essence of Christianity is presented in the final section of this
the "Faith and Reason" section of the website includes an explanation
what God is, the "Christianity
Explained" section includes an understanding of who
Oh, I might add that all major Biblical jargon, such as "saved",
"grace", "redeemed", "justified" is also explained there.
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