The Beatific Vision

[Note that the following is a lesson outline for a Life Group at McIlwain Presbyterian Church] The Beatific Vision The Transforming, Joy-Inducing, Infinitely Overwhelming, Frightening, Hope of all Christians ------------------------------------- The Objective Our task is “simple.” Figure out what this passage means. “Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not [...]

A Brief Reflection on the Problem of Evil

[The following post is taken from my book "Satan's Awful Idea" which is available for free as a PDF.  See link.  It is taken from appendix B.] Appendix B Satan’s Awful Idea and Theodicy If God knew that Lucifer was going to fall, why did He create him? Our answer has been that God did [...]