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Does Human Life Begin When We Take Our First Breath?

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?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | December 11, 2019

How Critical Theory Suppresses Healthy (and Necessary) Arguments

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.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | December 5, 2019

Why Studying Apologetics Makes Me Worship

If you’ve ever seen an item that belonged to someone in history, you know the feeling of awe and wonder as you’re brought close to the reality of that historical person. The same thing happens with apologetics.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Amy K. Hall | November 7, 2019

The Worldview of Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials”

A new series based on Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials” trilogy had a very successful premiere on television this week, and it could open up opportunities to talk to your friends about God.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | November 6, 2019

Don’t Ignore Paul’s Warnings about Suffering

Paul says, “Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted” (2 Tim. 3:12). The question is, then, how do we prepare for it?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | October 24, 2019

Biologists Overwhelmingly Agree That Human Life Begins at Fertilization

As part of his dissertation, Steve Jacobs surveyed biology professors at over 1,000 institutions around the world about when life begins. The results weren’t even close.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | October 16, 2019

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

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