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If You Want Your Kids to Own Their Faith, Teach Them to Think Critically about Their Faith

How do we get our kids to think for themselves about Christian truths? We need to stop only asking the “what” questions and start asking the “why” questions.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | September 17, 2019

Why Is Apologetics so Important? (Video)

Tim introduces a series of videos he’ll be presenting called “Why Apologetics?” that explains what apologetics is and why it’s so vital.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | September 9, 2019

Eight Lessons on Being an A-Paul-ogist

If we want to be effective apologists, we should imitate how Paul engaged his audience. Here’s what we learn about his approach from Acts 17.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | September 4, 2019

A Tribute to One of the Greatest Christian Apologists

After decades of service defending the gospel, Dr. Norm Geisler has gone on to rest and be with Christ. Tim talks about an aspect of his service that most people did not see.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Tim Barnett | July 4, 2019

The Single Biggest Threat to Faith: Apologetics?

An author has called apologetics “the single biggest threat to genuine Christian faith that we face today,” but it’s anti-intellectualism—not apologetics—that is arguably the greatest threat.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | March 21, 2019

An Apologetic for Apologetics with Alisa Childers

Not everyone is a fan of apologetics, but there reasons why we should all be prepared to give an apologetic for what we believe.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | March 6, 2019

A Manual for Creating Atheists Who Create Straw Men

The misrepresentations of Christianity in Peter Boghossian’s A Manual for Creating Atheists are a good reminder that you can only properly respond to a view after you understand it.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 5, 2019

Four Simple Ways to Grow Spiritually

If one of your goals in 2019 is to grow spiritually, focus on doing these four simple things.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Tim Barnett | January 8, 2019

Why Apologetics?

What is apologetics, and why is it important? Here are four broad responses to the objection that Christians don’t need to know apologetics.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | December 26, 2018

How Apologetics Can Address the Six Reasons Why Young People Leave the Church

A study on why young people are leaving the Church shows we’re not taking the life of the mind seriously enough.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | November 27, 2018