Week 2 Discussion Question Topic 1:
Where do Atheism and Christianity agree and disagree on views of the origin of the
What difference might someone's belief about the origin of the universe make in
how that person lives his or her life?
Week 7 Discussion Question Topic 1:
What do you think about the following statement: My morality is mine and mine
alone, and it is not my place to judge the morality of others?
Are there any times when you should judge the morality of others? Why or why
Week 3 Discussion Question Topic 1:
The Christian worldview provides an explanation for human nature and the story of the
creation and fall (Genesis 1-3). A great deal of the suffering that people experience and
much of mans inhumanity to man are explain
Week 8 Discussion Question Topic 1:
After reviewing the Chapter 11 Finding Your Purpose section:
Discuss some of the ways that people might discover their purpose.
Where are you in the process of finding your purpose?
Chapter 2 of our textbook defines pur
Week 6 Discussion Question Topic 1:
Jesus made many absolute statements such as the following:
John 14:6: I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father
except through me (NIV).
Matthew 7:13-14: Enter through the narrow gate. For wide
Week 6 Discussion Question Topic 2:
Many believe naturalism (atheism) emphasizes intellect and reason, while religions
emphasize faith. Pope John Paul II made the following profound statement at the
beginning of his Encyclical Letter Fides et Ratio:
Week 7 Discussion Question Topic 2:
How would you explain how a good, loving, and all-powerful God allows suffering
and evil in his creation?
Cite a specific example of suffering and/or evil that you have seen or experienced
Although there are eleven reas