26th Nov 2012

This is my final essay of the debate. I appreciate the privilege of participating. I want to thank Robert for hosting us on this list and to thank the listers for being patient through these lengthy presentations. I sincerely hope … more

10th Nov 2012

    Don K. Preston’s Third Negative Bless Olan’s heart! He just gets worse and worse! Olan is simply “preaching” not exegeting. He is not debating; he is pontificating. Oh, well, such is the situation. So, let me proceed. REVELATION 11 … more

9th Nov 2012

Olan Hicks – Third affirmative Don began his second affirmative with a complaint, telling us most emphatically that the negative in a debate is obligated to reply to the arguments of the affirmative. Well, where is that idea now? Why … more

6th Nov 2012

    Hicks V- Preston Written Debate Don K. Preston’s Second Negative I did not think Olan could give a presentation worse than his earlier one.  I was wrong! Olan’s desperation is palpable. The difference between Olan and me is glaring. … more

5th Nov 2012

Olan Hicks — Second affirmative Don, you might want to notice that we are in the second half of this debate. You are not in the affirmative now, I am. Although I will reply again to some arguments you are … more

30th Oct 2012

Olan says I am frustrated. Somewhat true. I am frustrated because Olan refuses to deal with the overt statements of scripture. He falsely represents what he said. He makes blatantly false claims about what texts say or don’t say. He … more

26th Oct 2012

Olan Hicks — First affirmative The proposition: The Bible teaches that the second coming of Christ will be a return in person, visible to all, accompanied by the resurrection and judgment, and will occur at the end of the world. … more

25th Oct 2012

A Response to Paul Gates’ “Dishonest Don” Response #3 See our previous two articles in which we expose Paul Gate’s scurrilous article as blatantly false and libelous. Paul Gates has not only falsely accused me of hiding my beliefs about … more

23rd Oct 2012

Olan Hicks – Fourth negative With this installment we reach the half way point in our debate. I think it is understandable that Don is a bit frustrated.  If you open your eyes and look at what he is trying … more

22nd Oct 2012

Joel McDurmon on Matthew 5:17-18- #1 When Was “All” Fulfilled? Don K. Preston D. Div. In my debate with Joel McDurmon, of American Vision, which was held in Ardmore, Ok. July 19-21, 2012, I repeatedly appealed to Jesus’ emphatic words … more