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Responding to Pride Month with Genuine Love

We’re called to love our LGBT neighbors—not a mere toleration of the person, but genuine, heartfelt love. But what does genuine love look like?

Article | Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 21, 2017

Are the Prayers of Two or Three People More Powerful Than the Prayers of One?

What was Jesus really intending to communicate when He said, “For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them”?

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | June 8, 2017

The Apology to the LGBT Community that Needs an Apology

This is an apology to the LGBT Community for a recent video titled 'Confessions of a Christian Nation – LGBTQ Discrimination.' The short, six-minute video features Brian McLaren, Greg Boyd, Brian Zahnd, and Bruxy Cavey. It’s an apology that itself needs to be apologized for.

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | June 6, 2017

Is God Really Forgiving If He Required Payment for Sins through Jesus? (Video)

If forgiveness is letting a wrongdoing go instead of requiring payback, how can God genuinely forgive us if He first required payment through Jesus?

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | May 29, 2017

Is God Really Forgiving If He Required Payment for Sins Through Jesus?

If forgiveness is letting a wrongdoing go instead of requiring payback, how can God genuinely forgive us if He first required payment through Jesus?   Transcript: 0:04 I thought forgiveness was letting a 0:07 wrongdoing go instead of requiring 0:08 payback. So how is it that God can

Video | Theology | Tim Barnett | May 29, 2017

Did Jesus Rise From The Dead?

This talk was given at Praise Church (praisechurch.tv) in Beaumont, TX. Tim Barnett looks at some of the reasons why he believes Jesus resurrection is the best explanation of the historical evidence.

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | May 29, 2017

How Could Jesus Be God if He Didn’t Know the Time of His Return?

Jehovah’s Witnesses often cite Mark 13:32 as proof that Jesus cannot be God. The answer to their objection can be explained by the incarnation of Jesus.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | May 23, 2017

A Gospel Without Final Judgment Is Not The Gospel

There is a tendency in our presentation of the Gospel to stick with the parts that make people feel good. Those things are true, but there’s more we need to tell them.

Podcast Episode | Theology | Tim Barnett | May 22, 2017

Four Problems With Evolutionary Morality

Many evolutionary naturalists attempt to ground morality in naturalistic evolution. This is fraught with serious difficulties that form an insurmountable case against evolution as the foundation of morality.

Podcast Episode | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | May 15, 2017

Is It Pagan to Believe God’s Wrath Needs to Be Appeased?

Does Scripture provide any examples of God’s righteous anger being placated in the context of making atonement for people?

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | May 10, 2017