The Making of Watered Down Churches

we are looking into why our mainline churches have become so watered down. In order for us to answer this question, it will be helpful to go back in time to get a historical context. If we go back to the 1800’s, the movement that swept across Europe is commonly called the Enlightenment. Enlightenment dominated…

Should a Christian Support the Death Penalty Part 2

In this post I would like to consider some of the most common objections to the idea of capital punishment. #1. Death penalty is unfair because it largely depends on how much money you have to hire a good attorney. I am sure this statement is correct. The logic of this statement rests upon the…

Should a Christian Support the Death Penalty? Part 1

Some time ago I had a conversation with a gentleman in which he stated “How can Christians be pro-life and support the death penalty”? It seems like in our country and around the world more and more people are against the idea of capital punishment. Many friends have shown an interest in the subject, so…

My Conversion Story: Part 2

…It didn’t make much sense. Until I met an elderly gentleman at work. We soon became good friends. We would talk about many different subjects until one day he asked me if I had ever read the bible for myself, I said no. This time because of the age of the gentleman I decided not to argue with…

My Conversion Story: Part 1

I was not always a Christian. I was born and raised in Tehran, Iran to a non-practicing Muslim family. In Iran the predominate religion is Islam and most people practice the Shiite branch of Islam. Growing up my favorite subjects in school were religion and history. I was always intrigued by these two subjects. Upon…

About Christian Journey with David Samii

My name is David Samii, I have been a Christian for twenty-nine years, along the way I have made some mistakes, learned a few things, and gained some insights. My hope is to pass along the lessons I have learned over the years and discuss events and issues in regard to Christian life. I’ll be…