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Politics Will Not Save Us

Are we looking to politics to deliver something it can’t deliver? This is a question we should carefully consider as we enter this tension-filled election time, adjusting our passions and hopes appropriately.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | February 12, 2020

Why Women Flocked to the Early Church

Contrary to the opposite charge people tend to make today, early Christianity was mocked for being too pro-women. Here’s why.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | January 16, 2020

How Critical Theory Suppresses Healthy (and Necessary) Arguments

Neil Shenvi explains how critical theory suppresses healthy arguments and why we should not let pressure from critical theorists prevent us from analyzing controversial topics.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | December 5, 2019

The Worldview of Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials”

A new series based on Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials” trilogy had a very successful premiere on television this week, and it could open up opportunities to talk to your friends about God.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | November 6, 2019

Don’t Ignore Paul’s Warnings about Suffering

Paul says, “Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted” (2 Tim. 3:12). The question is, then, how do we prepare for it?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | October 24, 2019

You Won’t Know You’re Faithful until You’re Tested

A slow buildup of scorn, day in and day out, can be harder to withstand than a dramatic incident of persecution. How does one gain the courage we’re all going to need?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | August 15, 2019

The Task of Cultural Apologetics

People in our culture are asking if Christianity is not only true, but also good and beautiful. This current emphasis fits right in with the task of cultural apologetics.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | June 6, 2019

Are Anti-Abortion Laws Analogous to Sharia Law?

Are anti-abortion laws merely the Christian version of Sharia law, religious beliefs imposed on the rest of society?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | June 5, 2019

Critical Theory vs. Christianity

The ideas of critical theory are driving much of our current cultural conversation, even among some Christians, but are they compatible with Christianity?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | May 23, 2019

Reaching Your LGBT Friends with Truth and Compassion (Video)

Alan helps Christians know which common phrases to avoid when talking to a friend or family member who identifies as gay. 

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | April 29, 2019