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The Changing Views of Mormons

A new book details some interesting trends in the beliefs of Mormons, and one wonders how long the LDS Church can survive with only half its members being confident that its unique, foundational beliefs are true.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Amy K. Hall | October 9, 2019

Why You Need to Fight Your Attraction to Pornography

Here are some words of hope and a way forward from a deeply thoughtful article by Matthew Anderson on how pornography violates love and our humanity.

Blog Post | Ethics | Amy K. Hall | September 18, 2019

Thoughts from Greg and Amy on Having Meaningful Spiritual Conversations

Starting a spiritual discussion with someone who disagrees with you can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some thoughts to help you get started and represent Christ well.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Amy K. Hall | September 12, 2019

When a Mentor Walks Away from Christianity

It’s disorienting when a mentor walks away from Christianity; the result can be grief, confusion, doubt, and even fear that it could happen to us. Here’s how we can think more clearly about this when it happens.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | September 11, 2019

How to Kill Your Anger so You Can Represent Christ to the World

How do we kill the anger we feel when facing rudeness, mockery, and other annoyances in our apologetics interactions so we can represent Christ well to the world?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Amy K. Hall | August 28, 2019

On Sexual Purity and Advancing a Biblical Sexual Ethic

BreakPoint’s symposium on “purity culture” has some interesting thoughts from Christian thinkers on sexual purity and how we should advance the biblical sexual ethic.

Blog Post | Ethics | Amy K. Hall | August 22, 2019

A Fresh Look at Prayer

Prayer is a genuine expression of love and need from children to their Father. Here’s why seeing Him as our Father is key to helping us pray.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | August 6, 2019

Why God Doesn’t Promise Us an Easy Life

The goodness God wants for us is Christ and conformity to Him, not comfort. Here’s how suffering can accomplish God’s highest goal for us.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | July 25, 2019

The Believer’s Delight in God

Christians see God as someone to be desired, but not everyone sees Him this way. Whichever side of that divide you’re on, the other side likely seems incomprehensible to you.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | July 11, 2019

What Does the Bible Have to Say about Abortion? (Video)

Amy shares God’s view of unborn children, how we are to supposed to treat them, and then offers encouragement to those facing unplanned pregnancies. 

Blog Post | Ethics | Amy K. Hall | July 8, 2019