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What You Need to Know about Evil and Suffering

Christians who have not thought deeply about evil and suffering are one crisis away from having their trust in God shattered. Here are some key ideas you need to know.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | March 19, 2019

Take Heart, New Zealand, for He Has Overcome the World

Sometimes we’re tempted to think evil is stronger than God, but the answer to making sense of the destructive power of evil all comes down to this simple truth.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | March 15, 2019

What Justification Looks Like

God didn’t just give us a list of propositions about theology; He painted pictures for us all throughout history so that we could better see the depth of His beauty. Here’s one example.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | March 15, 2019

Some Atheists Seek to Create Doubt, Not Reveal Truth

In Peter Boghossian’s tactical approach in A Manual for Creating Atheists, anything that moves believers towards doubt is considered a success. Even invalid arguments with false premises.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | March 5, 2019

Christians Don’t Live in Fear

Why do some people accuse Christians of “living in fear”? They think Christians see God the way they do.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | February 20, 2019

Christians Don’t View Jesus as a Means to an End

An atheist who wants to reduce Christianity to the avoidance of Hell has missed the point of Christianity.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | February 14, 2019

Screwtape on Internet Distractions

Who amongst us has not wasted time on the internet when we’re trying to avoid whatever it is we ought to be doing? Here’s C.S. Lewis’s warning about wasting our life in this way.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | January 31, 2019

Why Is the Old Covenant Obsolete?

Andy Stanley’s mistaken understanding of why the Old Covenant is obsolete leads him to a faulty conclusion in his new book, Irresistible.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | January 17, 2019

Why We Care about Truth

As followers of Christ, we know we have nothing to fear from the truth, and we’re willing to work to find it. We care about the truth because we care about God.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | January 2, 2019

All of Jesus and Joy Evermore!

When our culture hears the word “holiness,” it imagines dour-looking people sitting primly in dark rooms. But God has always been a God of joy, and He intends for us to be joyful in Him.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | December 25, 2018