Jason Lisle does an excellent job of presenting some fundamental facts about Christian Epistemology, how we know anything. Christians would be well served if we would take the time to learn the foundational principles of logic and knowing in order to better present and defend the Christian/Biblical worldview.
Do yourself a favor and read this article.
Are You Epistemologically Self-Conscious? | Jason Lisle’s Blog.
I’m terrible at math. I always did well in my math classes, but never could really understand, a.) how I did that, and b.) math itself, at least Geometry and Algebra. However, I’ve always viewed math as a constant, unchanging system that reveals a greater universal truth. I found this blogpost by Holloway Quarterly to be interesting. By the way, I found this blog while reading one of my favorite sites, The Domain For Truth, http://www.veritasdomain.wordpress.com
Holloway Quarterly: Numbers Need Worldviews.
The Words of the Gospel of Eternal Life | 1024project.com.
I would like to introduce you to the 1024project.com if you have not yet discovered it on your own. I am one of the founding members and would like to invite you to sample some of the sites work. The above article is by one of the other founding members, Dr. Mike Stallard. I hope you enjoy reading it.
Below is a brief description of the 1024project:
What is the 1024 Project?
The 1024 Project is a collaboration of Christian leaders, based on Hebrews 10:24 – “and let us consider ways to stimulate one another to love and good deeds.” One way we can accomplish this mandate is by working together to provide encouraging and edifying resources on issues that arise in the lives of individual believers and in corporate church life. The 1024 Project is a clearinghouse of teaching, resources and information from likeminded leaders of Biblical churches, who are committed to Two Key Distinctives:
First, the Bible (the Hebrew Bible and Greek New Testament) is the inspired, inerrant (in the original manuscripts), revealed word of God, and is authoritative and sufficient for the equipping of saints for every good work.
Second, the Bible provides the model for its own interpretation, and should be understood in its natural (literal grammatical-historical) sense, considering context and the progress of revelation. The 1024 Project and its members are committed to the consistent application of the literal grammatical-historical method for understanding the entire Bible.
These Two Key Distinctives have some obvious implications. One implication worth noting here is that the 1024 Project means by “considering context and the progress of revelation” that the earlier Biblical texts provide grounding and definition for later Biblical texts, and not the other way around (the OT is not to be reinterpreted by the NT, rather the NT is to be understood in light of the OT). Consequently, hermeneutic models that advocate NT primacy, like the canonical or complementary approaches, do not consider context and progress of revelation in keeping with the literal grammatical-historical hermeneutic.