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TruthHub TV: A Gift from a Muslim Episode 3 – Differences Between the Faiths

About a week before Christmas of 2017, John Mynyk received a rather unusual and generous gift from a Sunni Muslim. This series uses that gift as aid in Christian-Islam dialog and Christian apologetics to Sunni Muslims.

Episode 3 introduces some of the differences of the faiths between orthodox Christianity and Sunni Islam. Some of these differences are on the core of the Christian gospel. Topics discussed include Jesus as “Son of God”, the divinity of Jesus, the crucifixion of Jesus, the unpardonable sin, original sin, and the return of Jesus.
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TruthHub TV: A Gift from a Muslim Episode 2 – Similarities in the Faiths

About a week before Christmas of 2017, John Mynyk received a rather unusual and generous gift from a Sunni Muslim. This series uses that gift as aid in Christian-Islam dialog and Christian apologetics to Sunni Muslims.

Episode 2 introduces some of the similarities in the faiths between orthodox Christianity and Sunni Islam. These similarities are not necessarily part of the core of the Christian gospel, but can be used as bridges when sharing one’s faith with Sunni Muslims. Topics discussed include monotheism, honor of Mary, the virgin birth of Jesus, the Messiahship of Jesus, the miracles of Jesus, Jesus as ‘the Word of God,’ love for the Prophet, salvation by God’s mercy alone, swearing of oaths, value of virtuous women, view of fellow believers, and the sovereignty of God.
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The Hypostatic Union: Part 3 – The Carmen Christi

The first two posts in this series on the Hypostatic Union explained from the Scriptures why Jesus Christ has to be fully divine and fully human at the same time to be our Savior. These ideas can intrigue the smartest theologian into writing tomes and never fully grasping their depth. […]


TruthHub TV: A Gift from a Muslim Episode 1 – Introduction and Story

About a week before Christmas of 2017, John Mynyk received a rather unusual and generous gift from a Sunni Muslim. Find out what it is and why!

Episode 1 introduces the gift and tells the story of how and why John Mynyk received it via a storyboard approach created in Moviestorm. It also discusses various Sunni hadith collections, narrates a story of Mohammed’s life from a Sunni perspective (also created in Moviestorm), and summarizes the five pillars of Sunni Islam.
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The Hypostatic Union: Part 2 – Why the Divine Son?

In the previous post beginning this series looking at the doctrine of the Hypostatic Union, we observed from the Scriptures why we need a substitute to pay the penalty for our sins. This substitute had to be fully human and not some other kind of creature. He had to live […]


The Hypostatic Union: Part 1 – Why It Matters

As George Santayana immortally uttered in The Life of Common Sense, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Christian theology is utterly rich in its understanding of both God and humanity. When divinity and humanity unite in Jesus Christ of Nazareth, sparks fly in the minds […]


Foundations episode 006: Witnessing to Jehovah’s Witnesses part 3

Daniel interviews his brother John Mynyk about an unexpected visit from two Jehovah’s Witnesses. In part 3 of the interview, we cover topics such as the dying and rising “Alpha and Omega,” the triune name of Matthew 28:19-20, the identity of the Holy Spirit as a Person, and Romans 9.


Foundations episode 005: Witnessing to Jehovah’s Witnesses part 2

Daniel interviews his brother John Mynyk about an unexpected visit from two Jehovah’s Witnesses. In part 2 of the interview, a more experienced Jehovah’s witness joined the conversation. We cover topics such as the 1914 prophecy, John 1:1, defining the Trinity, “the Father is greater than I,” Philippians chapter 2 […]


John 17:5 for a Oneness challenge

When a Oneness advocate on a Facebook group asked for trinitarians to explain how Jesus could be truly God, but be distinct from His Father, I replied with an exegesis of John 17:5. This verse clearly distinguishes the Son from the Father in Person but shows that they are coequal […]


Foundations episode 004: Witnessing to Jehovah’s Witnesses part 1

Daniel interviews his brother John Mynyk about an unexpected visit from two Jehovah’s Witnesses. In part 1 of the interview we cover topics such as the name of Jehovah, John 1:1 and Jesus being “a god,” Jesus being impaled on a “torture stake” rather than a cross, and Jesus being […]