Christian Views

Just because THRED® is run by Christians, doesn’t mean we expect everyone to care what Christians have to say or how we see things. But if you ARE interested in hearing a clear Christian view on a particular topic, our goal is to provide that here.

We will be regularly adding new topics for as long as there is more about life, faith, and Jesus to discuss!

Society

Does God Ensure our Human Rights?

One good definition of human rights is, “opportunities and safeguards that ought to be available to all humans, simply by virtue of their being human.” Most peo...

What’s God’s View on Sports?

Fun and games Did you know that God wants us to experience pleasure? In spite of all the stereotypes out there, Christians know that God is not a killjoy or a s...

Does God Care If We Learn?

Christians believe that education is a good thing—more than that, that it is a God-given blessing we are supposed to share with our children and with as many ot...

Relationships

Is God Okay with Sex?

If you’ve gotten the impression that the God Christians follow doesn’t like sex, or that the Bible is a prudish book, is it a surprise to hear that isn’t true? ...

Can the Bible Teach Us Leadership Skills?

A lot of what Christianity has to say about leadership can be summed up pretty well in one story about Jesus with his followers: A dispute also arose among them...

Serving

You hear a lot about service these days. Kids have service projects at school or in Scouts. People volunteer for food pantries or soup kitchens over the holiday...

Personal

Virtues

Honesty. Truthfulness. Purity. Kindness. Forgiveness. Courage. Humility. Obedience. Integrity. Faithfulness. Trustworthiness. Peace. Mercy. Compassion. Persever...

Being a Good Person?

“I’m a good person.” “I try to live a good life.” “Everybody’s got their issues, but X is one of the good guys.” We hear these kinds of statements constantly. W...

Can God Help Me with Self-Control?

Most of us wish we had more self-control. For some us, food is our weakness; for others, it’s video games, texting, or constantly refreshing Twitter. Sometimes ...

God & Christianity

Death & What Comes After

What do Christians believe about death? What happens next? Let’s explore these questions together by taking the whole experience, step by step. First of all, de...

Who is Jesus?

Trying to describe Jesus is…difficult. I know him, but not in the usual way, where we’ve met face to face and had many long conversations in ordinary situations...

Faith

What do Christians mean when they talk about faith? Not Simple Confidence First, it’s not the same thing other people talk about when they say things like “you’...