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About craigolson001

Follower of Jesus Christ. Devoted husband. Avid student of the Bible. Former missionary to northern Japan for eight years. Retired. Author of The Lukewarm Church. Pickleball enthusiast. Biker, golfer. Member of Bethel Orthodox Presbyterian Church in Wheaton, IL.

Reasons to Believe the Bible From History

“Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.”(Mk 13:31) Historical Evidence Archaeology confirms scriptural accounts of history over and over again. In fact, archaeologists used to deny the existence of the Hittites, Horites, Edomites, and … Continue reading

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What to Trust – The Bible or Secular Science?

“Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth?…when the morning stars sang together and all the sons of God shouted for joy?” (Job 38:4,7) Are Science and Faith Really Incompatible? In 2002 the Council for Secular Humanism … Continue reading

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Forsaking All to Follow Christ

“And he said to all, ‘If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my … Continue reading

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What it Means to Be Reformed

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ. For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be … Continue reading

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Holy Affections – The Sign of True Faith

“Whoever has my commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and manifest myself to him” (John 14:21). Words Are the Window … Continue reading

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Ancient Wonders The Work of Ancient Man

“The Nephilim were on the earth in those days—and also afterward—when the sons of God went to the daughters of humans and had children by them. They were the heroes of old, men of renown.” (Gen 6:4) I have started … Continue reading

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