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Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Eli Sowry

Eli Sowry was born and raised in Southwest Ohio and spent the first 18 years of his life there. Today he is a student at Moody Bible Institute-Spokane where he is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in biblical studies with a minor in psychology.

God, faith and immorality

Morality means a million different things to a million different people. Unless there was one "true" irrefutable moral system, no one could assert that belief in God is essential to morality.

Why capital punishment isn’t permissible

During my freshman year of college while around a group of my peers, I expressed an opinion about capital punishment that apparently wasn’t as common in mainstream Christianity as I’d previously imagined.

Living and grieving

First, grief is inevitable and is actually a part of living. Life begins and life ends and grieving is what we do for the latter.

So many misconceptions about Christianity

As a Christian, I am irritated by just about every misconception about us.

Atheism lacks major criteria to be a religion

It's hard to be considered part of something when the whole point of your belief lacks the major criteria that everyone else in the category possesses.

In one sense, God shows favor

Well in one sense, God has favor towards everyone through Jesus Christ because He gave everyone a chance to be reconciled back to him instead of letting sin remain a permanent barrier between both parties. Some people make the argument that God's love is conditional because you have to believe in Jesus Christ but that's not what Scripture communicates.

3 things Christians should learn from the world

1. Never assume, because you are a Christian, that people know you love them.

I mention this one first because it’s been at the front of my mind for some time now.

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