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Responding to Pride Month with Genuine Love

We’re called to love our LGBT neighbors—not a mere toleration of the person, but genuine, heartfelt love. But what does genuine love look like?

Article | Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 21, 2017

The Apology to the LGBT Community That Needs an Apology

Both Jesus and Paul modeled genuine love in the context of making a right judgment. We should do the same for the sake of others.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | February 2, 2017

What Made Eve “Suitable” for Adam?

What can we learn about the design of marriage from the word “suitable” in Genesis?

Blog Post | Ethics | Tim Barnett | October 14, 2016

Challenge Response: There’s a Contradiction at the Core of Christianity

Tim responds to this week's challenge.

Blog Post | Student | Tim Barnett | August 25, 2016

Challenge Response: Christians Who Benefit from Science Are Hypocritical

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Blog Post | Science | Tim Barnett | August 11, 2016

Challenge Response: Snowflakes Are Complex without a Designer

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Blog Post | Science | Tim Barnett | May 19, 2016

Helping Students Think about the Evidence for Evolution

This month, I want to offer you is a helpful way for categorizing the evidence that is offered in support of macroevolution. By identifying which group any particular evidence belongs to, you will be able to offer a general response. After assessing numerous arguments for evolution, I have found that each falls into one of three categories: exaggerated extrapolations, egregious errors, and equivocal evidence. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | March 2, 2016

Is the Biblical Stance against Homosexuality Necessarily Unloving?

What would you do if your homosexual friend or family member were to interpret your biblical stance against homosexual behavior as a lack of love towards them? Does believing that homosexual behavior is wrong automatically make you a hateful person? Can the Christian hold to the clear biblical teaching that homosexual behavior is sinful while remaining loving towards the homosexual?

Blog Post | Ethics | Tim Barnett | February 13, 2016

Why I Don’t Speak about Absolute Truth

I recently had the opportunity to speak to a group of youth at a homeschool conference. I am always impressed at the high level of questions I get from homeschoolers, and this event was no exception. After my talk titled “The Truth about Truth,” a young girl asked me why I didn’t use the term “absolute” when describing truth. How could I give a 45-minute talk on truth and not once use the word absolute?

Article | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | January 12, 2016

Challenge Response: The Disciples Didn’t Believe Jesus Is Divine

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Blog Post | Student | Tim Barnett | December 31, 2015