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Anti-Intellectualism in the Church (Video)

In this third part of the “Why Apologetics?” series, Tim talks about the value of developing the mind through apologetics as a way of pushing back against anti-intellectualism in the church.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | November 18, 2019

What Is the Kingdom of Heaven?

Some Bible terminology can seem strange to our modern ears, and understanding its meaning can require some work. Here are some thoughts on the meaning of “the kingdom of heaven.”

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | November 13, 2019

Christians Are Commanded to Be Apologists (Video)

In the second part of the “Why Apologetics?” series, Tim shows us where the Bible says Christians are commanded to be apologists.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | October 21, 2019

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

Adam Harwood’s Argument against Original Guilt

Tim looks at Adam Harwood’s argument that infants inherit only a sinful nature from Adam, not guilt.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | August 8, 2019

Training Students for War

We are at war. It’s not a war of bombs and bayonets. It’s not a war against flesh and blood. In fact, it’s not a physical war at all. It’s a spiritual war, and here’s how we fight.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | April 30, 2019

Did Jesus Die on a Torture Stake?

Christians and Jehovah’s Witnesses have fundamentally different views not only on why Jesus died on the cross but also on whether Jesus died on a cross. Here are five reasons to think He did.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | April 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