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One fun and effective means of helping your child memorize information is through call outs, where the parent calls out a word or phrase, and the child responds. Here are some examples.
Tim Barnett | Miscellaneous | September 21, 2017
There’s a movement among some members of the church away from a belief in eternal conscious punishment in Hell. This month’s issue of Solid Ground looks at what the Bible says about this topic.
Amy K. Hall | Theology | September 20, 2017
How do you start a conversation about spiritual matters with a non-believer? Here are ten ideas to help you get started.
Amy K. Hall | Apologetics | September 19, 2017
Alan unpacks the unique reality of Christianity, as compared to other world religions, as the only means of salvation. 
Alan Shlemon | Apologetics | September 18, 2017
Nabeel Qureshi went to Heaven today. He was a Christian apologist, a convert from Islam.
Melinda Penner | Apologetics | September 16, 2017
Greg and Alan give Christians some principles to guide them in their relationships with people who identify as transgender.
Alan Shlemon | Ethics | September 15, 2017

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September 22, 2017
Greg and Tim take questions from callers on religious relativism, the morality of the American Revolution, the sovereignty of God, and more.
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September 21, 2017
In 4 min. or less, Greg answers questions about salvation, original sin, and student resources on evolution.
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September 20, 2017
Greg reflects on the death of Nabeel Qureshi then takes calls on the nature of Jesus’ authority and whether or not same-sex marriage is a matter of rights.
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In recent years, opposition to the doctrine of endless punishment by those who are rethinking Hell has gained enough popular momentum that “conditional immortality”—also known as “annihilationism”—has begun to make significant inroads into mainstream Christianity. This trend must be answered and that's what Tim and Greg do in part one of this Solid Ground.

Solid Ground | Theology | Tim Barnett | September 1, 2017

Here are five general guidelines that can help believers navigate their relationships with people who identify as transgender.

article | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | September 1, 2017

Jesus humbled Himself to serve others. He defined love for us as service. To love is to serve. To be great is to be a servant. It’s good to seek to increase your knowledge, but how can you use the abundance you already have to serve those who are in need of it?

blog_post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | April 12, 2016