The case for faith is indeed strong. The evidence is overwhelming in favor of the existence of God, of the reliability of the Bible, and of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
In this final broadcast in our series Tough Questions for Today’s Christian, I review 14 questions and provide a foundation for a reasonable faith. Don’t be overwhelmed by the number of questions. It’s fast paced. Get ready to write quickly!
Faith can be a three-step process – investigate, choose, and transform. In our previous blog and podcast, we talked about investigation. Today, our discussion is on the importance of making a choice. Lee Strobel and his wife met with one of the most influential writers and speakers in the Christian world. His name, Dallas Willard, a philosophy professor at the University of Southern California. Willard, who is now with the Lord, was the author of two highly regarded books in Christian circles, The Spirit of the Disciplines and The Divine Conspiracy.
The Strobels and Willard talked about people responding to God – why some do and some don’t. What was the determining factor in people’s faith or unbelief? Willard had a surprising answer – it didn’t have too much to do with the evidence. Listen and find out more! – Jonathan Williams, WGS Ministries