After having thoroughly enjoyed Stobel’s first book, The Case For Christ, I was eager to tackle this second one. These are apologetically laced with arguments for the validity of the Biblical record. I enjoy the interview style with some great American thinkers. The disappointment in the book is the interview with J.P. Moreland in which Moreland argues for hell not being a place of actual fire, but only a separation from God. Strobel doesn’t seem to have a problem with that view himself. For this reason, recommending the book becomes difficult.
When God Closes the DoorFebruary 1, 2017
The foremost belief of a sinner who refuses God’s grace is that the consequences of that refusal will never come. Surely anyone who truly understood and believed in what the Bible teaches about heaven and hell would not take such a chance as this. But, of course, the fact is that such a person does […]
Good News & Bad News About Human IdentityJune 29, 2015
There are some things about which the Bible speaks clearly and one of those is the makeup of human beings. Yet it is amazing how far away from the plain language of the Bible our society has moved within one generation. In my youth it was risky enough to refer to homosexuals or lesbians rather […]
The God Who SpeaksAugust 2, 2014
“God, who at sundry times and in divers manners spake in time past unto the fathers by the prophets, hath in these last days spoken unto us by his Son, whom he hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds” Hebrews 1:1-2 America is quickly leaving a word-based society […]