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The New Apostolic Reformation (NAR)

The May issue of Christianity Today features a cover story on Bethel Church in Redding, CA. Their pastor, Bill Johnson, was asked about his association with the New Apostolic Reformation.

Blog Post | Theology | Melinda Penner | May 21, 2016

We're Meant to Represent our King in This Foreign Land

The Bible says that Christians are ambassadors for Christ. At STR, we’ve highlighted three skills an ambassador needs to develop to be effective representing our King: knowledge, wisdom, and character.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | May 10, 2016

Questions about Transgender Theories to Consider

On today’s podcast, Greg talks about an article discussing how people who object to radical changes in our society, like transgender bathrooms, are being bullied to abandon their reasonable sensibilities and objections.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | May 4, 2016

The Fundamental Premise behind Ehrman's Claims

Listen to Greg Koukl and Michael Kruger discuss the Ehrman article.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Melinda Penner | March 23, 2016

Risen – The Movie

We (most of the STR office staff) just got back from seeing the movie Risen. I think it’s one of the best Christian movies I’ve seen, and it’s a movie that would be interesting (and not embarrassing) to bring a non-Christian to. There’s one omission, but it’s a significant one.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Melinda Penner | February 26, 2016

Why Abortion Is Unjust Discrimination

Our new motion graphic video on the S.L.E.D. test explains why no human being—regardless of size, race, sex, etc.—should be excluded from the community of human persons. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Melinda Penner | October 28, 2015

STR Cruise to Alaska in 2016

We’re headed to Alaska August 6-13, 2016. Come join Greg Koukl and Stand to Reason, along with J. Warner Wallace from Cold Case Christianity and John Stonestreet from The Chuck Colson Center, for an invigorating, revelatory adventure. You’ll study fascinating topics relevant to your faith and experience unique fellowship with kindred believers.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Melinda Penner | October 2, 2015

Praying the Bible

Crossway published a terrific little book on prayer that can have a big impact on your prayer life. Donald S.

Blog Post | Theology | Melinda Penner | July 24, 2015

Give Greg a Call Today

Ask your question. Share a piece of your mind. Call with your question or comment at (855) 243-9975, outside the U.S. (562) 424-8229. The broadcast is live today 4-6 p.m. P.T.  - commentary and your calls.  Streaming live online. Listen live online. Join us on Twitter during the program @STRtweets. The program is two hours now, and one hour podcast episodes are posted on Wednesday and Friday.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Melinda Penner | July 21, 2015

The Church and Slavery

In a recent post, I quoted historian Rodney Stark extensively about how religions are not all the same. The different theologies of god in the world religions produce very different kinds of moral systems – some religions have no moral features at all. Consequently, monotheism, and Christianity in particular, was uniquely capable of theologies of God and humanity that made slavery incompatible with faithfulness.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | July 17, 2015