Thus says the LORD . . . “I am the first and I am the last; besides me there is no god.”
Isaiah 44:6 ESV
Hello, my name is Makai Kim. As the name of the website implies, I am a theist, who wishes to think through his positions and challenge them. Here, I hope that you will logically consider matters of theology and philosophy with me. However, for those who enjoy creative writing, I also have a couple sections where I have published my prose and poetry.
- Thoughts on DemocracySo far, I have primarily focused on theology and arguments for the existence of God in my blog posts. However, I want to start sharing my thoughts on politics, more specifically political philosophy. I would like to start this endeavour of mine by jumping directly into one of the major forms of government and oneContinue reading “Thoughts on Democracy”
- Was Jesus the Jewish Messiah?In numerous of my previous posts, I have explained why Jesus is not God and have argued against the Trinity. However, in this post, I want to focus on the Christian claim of the Messiahship of Jesus of Nazareth. Of course, religious Jews deny this. In this post, I do not wish to promote Judaism,Continue reading “Was Jesus the Jewish Messiah?”
- Can We Use Reason to Understand God?Many times in conversations with Christians, I have heard the claim that God cannot be understood using reason. Some Christians will bring up the doctrine of the Trinity as an objection to using reason to understand God, seemingly admitting that the doctrine is not rational. The reason usually given is that God is beyond reasonContinue reading “Can We Use Reason to Understand God?”