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The Christian Story Is No Pagan Story

Critics of Christianity sometimes allege that our faith is similar to a pagan system since both require a sacrifice, but there are at least three significant differences.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | December 4, 2018

Does Gender Identity Matter?

Alan explains gender identity and what the Bible says about it.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 2, 2018

Scientism: An Obstacle to the Gospel

Scientism claims we can’t have knowledge about religion or ethics because the only way to know reality is through the five senses. Here are three reasons why this view is problematic.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Alan Shlemon | November 20, 2018

Are Humans Ensouled at Conception?

Alan discusses whether humans are ensouled at conception and what happens when an embryo twins.

Video | Philosophy | Alan Shlemon | November 12, 2018

Are Humans Ensouled at Conception? (Video)

Alan discusses whether humans are ensouled at conception and what happens when a zygote twins.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | November 12, 2018

The Bible Supernaturally Changes Lives

Something radical and amazing happens when people immerse themselves in the Bible—they are transformed. Here is one example of what that looks like.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | November 6, 2018

The Imago Dei in Man

Alan explains the implications of being made in the image of God and why society is shooting itself in the foot for rejecting this principle.

Podcast Episode | Philosophy | Alan Shlemon | November 3, 2018

Does Gender Identity Matter?

What is gender? Is it malleable? Does it matter which gender we identify with? How should Christians think about this subject? Here are two key points Scripture makes on this subject.

Article | Theology | Alan Shlemon | November 1, 2018

Smallfoot Requires a Big Discussion

As your kids are exposed to false ideas through movies, music, and books, teach them to evaluate the ideas being expressed. Here are some tips for discussing the new movie Smallfoot.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | October 24, 2018

What Establishes a Marriage According to the Bible? (Video)

Even though marriage ceremonies today look a lot different from those in biblical times, the nature of what makes a marriage hasn’t changed.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | October 22, 2018