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The Christian and Wealth: Insights from the Parable of the Unjust Steward

The parable of the unjust steward in Luke 16:1–13 provides Christians with important insights about our wealth and the Kingdom of God.

Blog Post | Theology | Brett Kunkle | July 21, 2017

The American Church Needs Repentance

How do the words of Revelation 3:20—“Behold, I stand at the door and knock”—apply to us today?

Blog Post | Theology | Brett Kunkle | July 7, 2017

“If My People, Who Are Called by My Name, Will Humble Themselves and Pray…”

2 Chronicles 7:14 is one of the most misinterpreted and mis-claimed verses in the Bible. You can help people discover this by gently walking them through four basic steps of biblical interpretation.

Blog Post | Theology | Brett Kunkle | May 3, 2017

Is There Biblical Justification for Capital Punishment?

Can a Christian find biblical support for the death penalty? Here's a brief sketch of the relevant passages and considerations.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2017

Moral Factors to Take into Account if You’re Considering IVF

Infertility is a reality for many and can be unimaginably painful. We need God’s grace to help us walk through such pain, and we need God’s truth to help us navigate the possible road ahead.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Brett Kunkle | February 7, 2017

Thinking Theologically about NFL Playoff Games and Other Sports

As Christians who desire to see and understand all of reality in light of God’s truth, we had better do some good theological thinking about the massive cultural activity of sports.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Brett Kunkle | January 17, 2017

Are All Sins Equal in God’s Sight?

Christians need to think carefully about this issue, especially in a culture that is more than happy to co-opt Christian statements and claims in order to justify sin.

Blog Post | Theology | Brett Kunkle | December 20, 2016

How Do You Explain to a Child Why God Asked Abraham to Sacrifice His Son?

Why did God ask Abraham to sacrifice his son, Isaac? Brett shares how to explain this well-known biblical account to a child.

Blog Post | Theology | Brett Kunkle | October 10, 2016

The Authority of the Scriptures

As the church continues to face cultural challenges from outside the church, we must strengthen our views of God’s Word within the church. Our culture is increasingly and brazenly running counter to the wisdom of the Word, and one of the church’s tasks is to help our people stand confidently and courageously in the face of such confrontations. Yes, make no mistake, we are in a war as the Apostle says in 2 Corinthians 10:3-5.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | August 2, 2016

Hearing from God and Hearing from God's Word

I recently had a conversation with a man about hearing from God. He referenced Dallas Willard’s book, Hearing God: Developing a Conversational Relationship With God. I’ve benefited greatly from some of Willard’s teaching, but this is one of his books that causes me serious concern. It’s certainly a more thoughtful book on the topic, so if you’re interested in looking at all sides, definitely read it.

Blog Post | Theology | Brett Kunkle | July 8, 2016