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Is Faith A Feeling? (Video)

Tim explains that although faith and feelings might be related, they're actually two different things.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | February 19, 2018

Is Faith A Feeling?

Tim explains that although faith and feelings might be related, they're actually two different things.   Transcript: 00:08 Is faith a feeling? 00:10 Well faith properly understood is not a feeling. 00:13 Faith on my view is active trust based on evidence. 00:17 Now faith can effect how we're feeling.

Video | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | February 19, 2018

Faith Isn’t a Way of Knowing; It’s a Way of Trusting

Some atheists claim Christians think faith is a way of knowing things, but that’s not the definition of faith we see in the Bible.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 15, 2018

Can the Bible Be Reliable if It Had Human Authors?

If human beings make mistakes, does it follow that the Bible must therefore contain mistakes?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 1, 2018

Blessed Are Those Who Have Not Seen and yet Believe

The story of doubting Thomas doesn’t promote blind faith. In fact, the text actually teaches the exact opposite: biblical faith is trusting in what you have good evidence to believe is true.

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

Is Faith Just a Feeling?

Feelings must not be allowed to hold our faith hostage. Instead, facts inform our faith, and faith instructs our feelings.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | January 17, 2018

Downplaying God’s Wrath

God is gracious and merciful. But He is also avenging and wrathful. Sound theology never pits one against the other.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | January 10, 2018

Can Christians Have Doubts about God?

Everyone has doubts. So the question isn’t really, “Can Christians have doubts?” but rather, “What should we do when doubts come?”

Article | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | January 8, 2018

Why Intelligent Design Isn’t a God-of-the-Gaps Argument

Intelligent Design is not based on ignorance; it’s based on information. That is, ID theory rests upon what we know, not what we don’t know.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | December 27, 2017

Does Defending Christianity Discredit Christianity?

Kierkegaard claimed the act of defending Christianity actually discredits it. Here’s why his criticism of apologetics doesn’t work.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | December 21, 2017