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A slow buildup of scorn, day in and day out, can be harder to withstand than a dramatic incident of persecution. How does one gain the courage we’re all going to need?
Amy K. Hall | Christianity & Culture | August 15, 2019
A recent study shows that children raised by lesbian couples are “significantly more likely to report same-sex attraction, sexual minority identity, and same-sex sexual experiences.”
Alan Shlemon | Ethics | August 14, 2019
Because conspiracies are so notoriously difficult to execute and maintain, belief in them is nearly always unreasonable. Here’s how and why you should evaluate conspiracy theories.
Aaron Brake | Christianity & Culture | August 13, 2019
Tim explains what kind of book the Bible is and how it relates to science.
Tim Barnett | Science | August 12, 2019
Tim looks at Adam Harwood’s argument that infants inherit only a sinful nature from Adam, not guilt.
Tim Barnett | Theology | August 8, 2019
Many assume intelligent design is a religious claim that begins with the Bible, but people have been reasoning to the conclusion of intelligent design for millennia.
Amy K. Hall | Philosophy | August 7, 2019

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August 16, 2019
Greg talks about the meaning of “not by sight” in 2 Corinthians 5:6–8, takes a question on how to spend money in a culture where businesses give to causes we disagree with, and then discusses an incident on The Bachelorette.
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August 15, 2019
Questions about whether Numbers 5:11–22 means God’s okay with abortion, why the Samaritans didn’t immediately receive the Holy Spirit, and why the Egyptians didn’t follow God after the plagues.
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August 14, 2019
Greg talks about our “Be One of the 100” campaign and his recent trip to Uganda, then he answers a question about a study that claimed to find that children raised without religion are kinder.
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Tim Barnett and Greg Koukl explain why the most natural reading of the full corpus of Scripture on Hell supports the church’s historical position of eternal conscious torment and not nonexistence.

Solid Ground | Theology | Tim Barnett | July 1, 2019

While it’s true that Christians should prioritize their understanding of Scripture and Christian theology, that doesn’t diminish the importance of also studying false ideas, as well. Here’s why we can and should do both.

article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | August 1, 2019

Over the years, I’ve become increasingly concerned with one practice of well-meaning Christians: using the “sinner’s prayer” to lead someone to Christ.

article | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | August 1, 2019