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Does the fact that unborn children don’t breathe air mean they aren’t yet live human beings? Does the Bible teach this in Genesis 2:7, as some claim?
Amy K. Hall | Bio-Ethics | December 11, 2019
When criticism comes—and it will come—remember this three-step strategy for dealing with it.
Tim Barnett | Apologetics | December 10, 2019
Neil Shenvi explains how critical theory suppresses healthy arguments and why we should not let pressure from critical theorists prevent us from analyzing controversial topics.
Amy K. Hall | Christianity & Culture | December 5, 2019
What is the current state of the church on sexuality, and how can we compassionately but truthfully address this topic? Alan answers questions like these in this discussion with Jack Hibbs.
Alan Shlemon | Ethics | December 4, 2019
We have a special gift for you this month when you join us in building confidence for every Christian, clear thinking for every challenge, and courage and grace for every encounter.
STR | Miscellaneous | December 3, 2019
At a recent theological and philosophical conference, Tim learned some things we should all keep in mind as Christian thinkers.
Tim Barnett | Christianity & Culture | November 27, 2019

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December 13, 2019
Greg reflects on the Christmas story, then he talks about a principle of learning and appreciating, answers a question about apologetics curriculum, and gives a principle for interpreting difficult passages.
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December 12, 2019
Questions about the best atheist argument for objective morality, whether Jesus made amoral mistakes, and the idea that “God closed that door.”
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December 11, 2019
Greg talks about Chick-fil-A’s new giving policy, then he answers questions about the philosophy of AA and the meaning of “this generation” in the Olivet Discourse.
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Because we all live in God’s world and are all made in God’s image, there are things all people know—about morality, guilt, etc.—that are embedded deep within their hearts, and this knowledge can make a big difference in our conversations.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | November 1, 2019

The more you can learn about a person’s religion, the more likely you’ll be able to leverage that knowledge to ask informed and powerful questions. Here’s how Alan applies that principle to conversations with Muslims.

article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | December 1, 2019

We commonly use a powerful and rational process to draw conclusions from evidence, and we can use this process to make a case for Christianity. Here’s how.

article | Philosophy | Alan Shlemon | November 1, 2019