Paul poses a conditional statement. It is an “if-then” clause and comes with only two options: 1 Corinthians 15:14 And if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain. If Christ has not been raised and is dead, then the Christian’s preaching and faith … More Realistic Optimism & Our Vain Existence
Some reading this blog are suffering like Job. Your finances, family, friends, future, and faith are falling apart. God seems distant, friends seem helpless, life seems useless, and the thing you most look forward to is death. I’m truly sorry you hurt so. I really wish God would stop your suffering and allow you to … More What would I say to Job?