How Can the Christian Use Philosophy?

Philosophy as a Tool Like the beans and maize in an oven-placed, sizzling sufuria, so are the variety of ideas and thought forms in the world. Rather than being a place with a singular thread of all of its information, the university, in our globalizing reality, is a multi-verse. Such variety of ideas consumed my…

My Top Apologetics Books

10. Five Views on Apologetics Edited by Stanley N. Gundry This book provides a good survey of the different apologetics methods that can be used in the practice of Apologetics. What's better still is that there is a response at the end of each proposed method by another scholar, hence the word "counterpoints". William Lane Craig…

My Teachers . . .

True to the idea that we sit on the shoulder's of those who've gone before us, this Tanzanian proverb captures the sentiments of this post: "Kama ukikataa la mkubwa, utatembea kutwa nzima." (Translated from Ngoreme) It basically holds the idea that if one fails to hear the elders (although they are just as human), one…

Is Intellectualism the Problem of Atheists in Kenya?

Are Africans Religious? John S. Mbiti, an African Christian scholar coined the phrase that "Africans are religious." However, the recent news coverage of Atheists, in Kenya nonetheless, left a bad taste in the mouths of many a "religious African." The fact that there was a group of Africans convening a meeting to educate parents on…