Many or All?

For the past few months, the concept of universalism has been on my mind. I’ve been involved in several conversations (both on-line and in real-time) about the subject and even heard a couple of sermons that either brushed up against it or, in one case, fully engaged it. These encounters run the gamut from strongly […]

Eternal Damnation? Says Who?

    Yesterday, I talked to you about hell and what it may be like. At the end of that missive, I noted that I hadn’t said anything about hell as a place of eternal torment and that I would tackle that today. Well, it’s today, so let’s get cracking. A quick internet search will […]

Never Gonna Give You Up

“Never gonna give you up, Never gonna let you down, Never gonna run around and desert you. Never gonna make you cry, Never gonna say goodbye, Never gonna tell a lie and hurt you”. Yes, those are the words to one the 80’s most pervasively annoying songs, Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley (admit it, […]

It’s Universal?

     Over the weekend, at about 4 AM Saturday to be precise, I was involved in a short conversation about Universalism.  No, I wasn’t smoking anything; but I was chaperoning a youth lock-in at church, so I was sleep-deprived.  It’s amazing what becomes interesting when you’re in that state.  Anyway, the conversation started me thinking about […]