I have come to conclude this: If I cannot receive the New Testament of the Bible as a reliable, ancient document, then I have no grounds for receiving any ancient document as reliable.
As you learn to love the Lord your God with all of your heart, soul, mind, and strength, you must understand that God is the primary actor of change in your life, but that you still have responsibility to submit and commit to Him.
If you read the bible and let it say what it says, it disagrees with many LDS doctrines.
In a spiritual sense, a new heart also causes new affections to arise. With our old heart, we used to “fall in love” with all sorts of things. For a time we may have fallen in love with anything from sports to hobbies, from people to pornography…
As Christians, how do we deal with the mental health concern of anxiety?
Do our ideals for Christian leadership match the example of leadership we have in Jesus?
As we reflect on the differing beliefs between the JW’s and Christians, we see that they believe in two completely different God’s, and do not belong in the same category.
Could God allow evil and still be good?
I believed that drawing hard lines was not just intellectually irrelevant, but ethically wrong. Who was I to tell other people how to live?
Why you shouldn’t trust your friend when they tell you that you can’t trust the Bible.