"Alright fine, he was not a good human teacher. Why should I believe he was the Son of God and not a liar?"
The Bible contains many prophecies about the Messiah written hundreds of years before Jesus was born. These include when He would be born, where He would be born and how he would die.
Jesus fulfilled all of these propecies in his lifetime. Some he could contol, such as entering Jerusalem on a donkey, but many others such as being born in Bethlehem or being betrayed for 30 pieces of silver were completely beyond His control.
Beyond all the prophetic evidence, Jesus told his followers very...
Little nervous hands tug at the ruffles of a pink swimsuit as timid feet step onto the rough, wet surface and begin the long journey to the end of the diving board. Ominous shrieks and splashes echo around her as the cold air hits her skin, and she stops in her tracks. The edge is just five feet away.
“C’mon, Sarah-sweetie!” she hears her father call, his calm voice urging her forward and rising above the noise that rings in her ears. “You can do it! Just a few more steps and then you’ll see me.”
The little girl whimpers and wraps miserable arms around her shivering self. Her legs...