Does God Use Hell to Coerce People to Do What He Wants?

Does God Use Hell to Coerce People to Do What He Wants?

Some time ago I interacted with a skeptic named Brian. Brian wasn’t sold on the biblical notion of free will, so I was trying to explain to him that God desires relationship with humans so he refused to make us robots. Instead, he gave us the ability to reject him. A...
Death, Taxes, and the Unexamined Life

Death, Taxes, and the Unexamined Life

Benjamin Franklin famously said that nothing in the world can be said to be certain except death and taxes. As April 15th quickly approaches, I assume most of us have recently put at least some thought into the subject of taxes. However, how much have you pondered...

The Seriousness of Sin

Sermon by Don Johnson on Romans 6 Our culture treats sin as if it is not big deal. Unfortunately, so do many Christians. In this message Don discusses the fact that sin equals death, always and for everyone. He argues that Christians should not celebrate the fact that...

An Atheist’s View of Heaven

The Don Johnson Show, 11-28-11 Don and Brandon talk with Emery Wang of the A Christian and an Atheist podcast. Emery called in to talk about heaven, specifically his article about why there won't be any flowers...