the BLOG

Explore by Topic

Explore by Format

Search Results | 62 results found

The Best One-Sentence Answer to Show Why God Is True - Mentoring Letter April 2016

I would like to offer you, in a nutshell, what I think is the simplest, most powerful way, strategically, to make your case as a Christian.   I would like to offer you, in a nutshell, what I think is the simplest, most powerful way, strategically, to make your case as a Christian. I have been using it a long time in a variety of ways, though it really came together for me quite by accident recently when my eldest daughter, then about eight years old, asked me an important question.

Article | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | April 1, 2016

Death with Dignity

If you do have rights of any kind you need to offer a worldview in which rights claims have traction. A young and attractive newlywed was facing imminent death due to brain cancer. Her name was Brittany Maynard. She was 29-years-old and married just over a year. There was no way to stop the growth of the tumor. Anticipating her imminent death, she decided to take matters into her own hands and die on her own schedule. 

Article | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | November 17, 2014

Purposeless but Not Random? (Video)

Greg responds to this claim: Just because evolution isn't purposeful doesn't mean it's random. COMMENT Read more posts

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | May 19, 2014

Is Evolution's Status as a Theory Enough to Discredit It? (video)

Greg explains why Christians should be prepared to confront the ideas behind evolution rather than simply dismiss evolution by saying it's "just a theory."     COMMENTS

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | March 31, 2014

Can Computers See?

If they can, does this refute Christianity? I had an interesting question asked of me last week. It had to do with what philosopher's call the mind/body problem. I answered that question with an illustration and I have gotten a response in the mail to the question that was raised. I want to spend some time responding to this because it really helps us to work through this issue. It helps to make a case, I think, for the existence of the soul, which is very important.

Article | Philosophy | Greg Koukl | April 24, 2013

Weighing a Chicken with a Yardstick

Can science disprove the existence of the soul? Here Greg deals with advances in computer science and neurology, and the limitations of science.

Article | Philosophy | Greg Koukl | April 24, 2013

Life As We Know It

A frequent response to the evidence against the origin of life by Darwinian evolution is, “All the difficulties with the evolution of life only apply to life as we know it. But what about other kinds of life?”

Quick Thought | Science | Greg Koukl | April 22, 2013

Does It Matter If We Evolved?

If Darwinism is true, then there is no purpose or meaning to life, there is no morality, there's no qualitative difference between humans and animals, there's no life after death, and there's no purpose to human history. Now, are you trying to tell me that it doesn't really matter if people believe we evolved or not?

Quick Thought | Science | Greg Koukl | April 22, 2013

Is Christianity a Science-stopper?

Those who hold that science, by nature, cannot be integrated with theological views about the nature of the world, are out of step with a long history of science. This arbitrary, modern division between science and theology, making them enemies, was not made in the past. Most of the founders of modern scientific disciplines were Christians whose world-view was thoroughly integrated with their scientific practice. For example:

Quick Thought | Science | Greg Koukl | April 22, 2013

The Real Issue of Scopes

Can one question evolution on a nonreligious basis? Greg discusses how the problems with the theory of evolution are rooted in science, not religion.

Article | Science | Greg Koukl | April 22, 2013