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Defending the Faith

Defending the Faith

Our Christian faith is under attack as never before. We need to learn how to defend our faith in a hostile world. The term used by theologians is Christian apologetics. The word, “apologetics” comes from the Greek word found in I Peter 3:15 for, “defense”. The Greek word is, “apologia.” That word means, “A reasoned statement or argument.” In a world that many times is anti-God and anti-Christian we need to learn how to make a reasoned argument to defend the faith. In I Peter 3:15 it says, “but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence.” How do we do that? Let me give you an outline of seven unique items to defend the Christian faith. Continue reading →