The Structure: Sometimes, when people are making ridiculous arguments, it’s necessary to lead them to see the logical implications, bordering on absurdity, to which their position leads. As with Job’s friends, such an approach can often leave them with nothing left to say.
Do you see any absurdities in the worldviews of your unbelieving friends or co-workers? How might you help them see these as well?
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