Jesus Is Not a Mitigator

There is a 100% chance that we will die. The only question is when. We can do a lot to mitigate the timing of death, but we will someday die. Guaranteed! These days we go through a lot of effort to mitigate the chance of death due to the infection of the COVID-19...

Easter-The Central Event in God’s Plan

by G. Lee Southard, PhD | April 6, 2020 Easter is the time that we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, the most important event in human history but mourns the suffering He had to endure. It is also a time to remember that this was the work of a sovereign God who...

Atonement for Sin

 Atonement is defined as reparation or expiation (making amends for wrongdoing, atonement) for sin. It is the central message of the Bible. Atonement is the most important action of God.  How it is done is described through His word. If you understand atonement you...

What is The Evidence for Jesus’ Resurrection?

What is The Evidence for Jesus’ Resurrection? Let’s first examine why the resurrection was necessary. The resurrection, while not specifically named, was predestined before the beginning of time because God made a commitment to make man, the pinnacle of his creation,...

Did Jesus Suffer?

Did Jesus Suffer? Yes Jesus suffered! He suffered unimaginably and it is important that we understand the extent of his suffering before and the cross and while on the cross. While his death and subsequent resurrection is what we usually focus on it is the suffering...

Did Jesus Really Die?

Did Jesus Really Die? Yes He died! The evidence is there. The Bible and historians have recorded His death. Skeptics who do not want to accept His resurrection from the dead will use as an argument that Jesus never died. They will employ several scenarios such as...