What if the was no resurrection from death?

  Atheists believe there is no god.  They believe we exist by chance for no reason and no purpose; we die without a purpose and without reason.  And when we die we simply stop to exist.  Our journey on earth has less purpose then our car or our clothes: at least that we bought for…… Continue reading What if the was no resurrection from death?

The story of Jesus and his glory

The congregation in Corinth was in many respects a problem church.  It caused a lot of pain and heart-ache for the apostle. Paul went to Corinth in A.D. 51 after a very unfruitful evangelistic effort at Athens. Corinth was a seaman’s paradise and a moral cesspool. Divorce was rampant. Prostitution plagued the streets, and the…… Continue reading The story of Jesus and his glory

The risen Christ: the evidence and the message

Imagine appearing in court.  You are called into the witness box, and the questions from both prosecutor and defence are thrown at you, but you cannot substantiate what you say with evidence.  Everything you say is just hearsay, so-called facts what other people say they have heard about and they think might be the truth.…… Continue reading The risen Christ: the evidence and the message

The risen Christ of the Scriptures

Introduction I had the privilege of knowing an godly elderly couple whom I visited on a regular basis.  The old man’s health failed and soon after that he died.  I buried him. Some time after this, Heila’s grandmother was admitted into a nursing home, where she shared a room with someone else.  This person just…… Continue reading The risen Christ of the Scriptures