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Upholding the Value of Disabled People

In a society that treats human beings as if they have only instrumental value, the strong prevail and the weak are discarded. There’s a better way.

Article | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | November 1, 2017

Discriminating against People with Down Syndrome

Abortion of a child with Down syndrome is unjust discrimination. The pro-life view is inclusive, upholds diversity, and doesn’t discriminate.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 25, 2017

Principles to Guide Your Relationships with Transgender Friends

Greg and Alan give Christians some principles to guide them in their relationships with people who identify as transgender.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | September 15, 2017

Navigating the Transgender Discussion

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

Rethinking “God Hates the Sin but Loves the Sinner”

There are both practical and theological problems with telling someone, “God hates the sin but loves the sinner.” We have better news to tell than this.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | August 30, 2017

Our Hope Is Holiness

Whether you’re gay or straight, Jesus doesn’t guarantee you a life free from sexual temptation, but He will empower you to deny yourself and follow Him.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | August 15, 2017

An LGBT Defense Misses a Biblical Point

For Christ, the cross literally meant giving up everything, even His own life. He denied His own will to do the will of the Father. God expects no less from us when it comes to the matter of sex.

Article | Theology | Alan Shlemon | August 8, 2017

Is Homosexuality Natural?

The answer to this question depends on how you define “natural.”

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | July 28, 2017

Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

Christians and Muslims both believe there is a deity who created the universe, administrates history, and judges human actions, but they believe differently in who fills that role.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | July 19, 2017

Proverbs Are Not Promises (Video)

Alan explains the meaning and purpose behind the genre of Proverbs.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | July 17, 2017