Conversations With Jehovah’s Witnesses – Part Two A

Jehovah's Witnesses

Today I had my second conversation with a pair of Jehovah’s Witnesses who came to my house. The one change was that the senior witness didn’t bring his assistant but instead brought his wife. At […]

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Conversations With Jehovah’s Witnesses – Part One

Jehovah's Witnesses

I have started meeting with some Jehovah’s Witnesses. My plan is to share how our conversations go after each meeting. Today we talked about two topics. Much of our conversation was about the kingdom of […]

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7 Questions to Ask Someone With Different Beliefs

Different Beliefs

How do you have a conversation with a person with different beliefs? They may be an atheist, a member of a religion like Islam or a sect like the Jehovah’s Witnesses. While I believe it […]

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The Sects Talk

I recently led a workshop at my church, Queen Street Baptist Church, on “Sects Education.” We looked at groups such as the Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons, Christian Science and so on. I recorded the talk and […]

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7 Things You Should Know About the Jehovah’s Witnesses

Apologetics and Theology

You have probably have had Jehovah’s Witnesses knocking at your door at some point. But do you know what they believe? There is a lot that can be said about the Jehovah‘s Witnesses, but here […]

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What People Are Saying About the Watchtower and the Word

Apologetics and Theology

A few years back I wrote a book called the Watchtower and the Word. It started out as a response to the Jehovah’s Witnesses’ book, What Does the Bible Really Teach? However, it grew into […]

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Why Did I Write the Watchtower and the Word?

Apologetics and Theology

Last year I published a book called The Watchtower and the Word, both in print and Kindle. It would be fair to ask about my reasons for writing such a book. I will say that […]

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Cults and New Religions

Cults and New Religions

I have been interested in cults since I was a new Christian. I still remember the first time someone showed me a copy of Walter Martin’s The Kingdom of the Cults. You may or may […]

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Suppressing the Laughter: Being Respectful But Honest

Apologetics and Theology

I have been teaching a class on sects at a local church. Over the past two weeks I have taught on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Jehovah’s Witnesses. It has […]

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10 Reasons Why You Should Read the Watchtower and the Word

I am very happy with my new book, The Watchtower and the Word. I think you should purchase a copy (or three) and not just for me to make some money. Here are ten reasons […]

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Brigham Young Was a False Prophet

That is rather harsh isn’t it?  However, saying that Brigham Young was a false prophet is more than just anti-Mormon bias.  What is the test of a prophet? “But a prophet who presumes to speak […]

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What is a Cult?

It was commented that my use of the category ‘cult’ for Christian Science is not the most helpful for dialogue.  I must confess that in the past I have been uncomfortable with that term as […]

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Christian Science is Not Christian

Christian Science

We are very fortunate in our area to have a very high quality Christian radio station called Life 100.3.  I enjoy the station but I was shocked this morning.  At the end of their news […]

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