Ride for the Brand

Ride for the Brand

The wild West was “wild” in the truest sense of the word. As untamed and unpredictable as a wild bronco, a man could get lost for good in its vast arid prairies and harsh mountain terrain. Many did. But the West was also a place where wanderers could find a home. He could hire on with one of the great ranches that had staked their claim out there and then he could ride for the brand.

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Three Steps to the Gospel Going Forth

Three Steps to the Gospel Going Forth

"Over the last several weeks, students at the Abbey have been brainstorming, synthesizing, and testing evangelism tools. As part of the curriculum of Worldview at the Abbey, students go out and witness to people as part of the practicum element of our Apologetics and World Religions class, and part of that is class formulating and testing an evangelism tool."

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The Truth of the Trinity

The Truth of the Trinity

Imagine you are on the streets and someone asks you, “Why do you believe in the Trinity?” This is a daunting question. A few weeks ago, several Abbey students went on a mission trip to Utah, and on that trip a Mormon student asked me that very question. My first reaction was to give her the Bible verses that support the doctrine of the Trinity, but then I realized that that was not the reason she was asking the question. Her point was that the Trinity is confusing and difficult to get one’s mind around -- Mormons often bring up the Trinity to try and poke a hole in Christianity. Instead of disagreeing, however, I agree with their point. The Trinity is true and the mystery surrounding it is evidence for its truth.

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