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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

A Discussion on Homosexuality and the Transgender Movement

What is the current state of the church on sexuality, and how can we compassionately but truthfully address this topic? Alan answers questions like these in this discussion with Jack Hibbs.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 4, 2019

Three Things I Learned at ETS/EPS

At a recent theological and philosophical conference, Tim learned some things we should all keep in mind as Christian thinkers.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | November 27, 2019

If We Condemn Modern-Day Genocide, Why Don’t We Condemn God for Destroying the Canaanites?

A crucial difference between human beings and God explains His command to destroy the Canaanites, as this analogy makes clear.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | November 25, 2019

Spiritual Warfare Is Real

An incident recorded in Daniel gives insight into some aspects of prayer and spiritual warfare.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | November 19, 2019

The Sons Are Exempt from the Law

Some argue against Paul’s teachings about the Law by pointing to Jesus' words about following the Law in Matthew 5:17–20, but another passage in Matthew helps to clarify Jesus’ agreement with Paul.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | November 14, 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

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

A Reminder of the Beauty of Justification by Faith and the Power of the Bible

Martin Luther sparked the Reformation when he began asking questions about how we can be righteous enough to escape God’s wrath. The answer he found in the Bible changed everything.

Blog Post | Theology | Amy K. Hall | October 30, 2019

How Porn Kills Healthy Sexual Relationships

The sad truth is that pornography ruins sex, making it more difficult for spouses to connect sexually. Here’s why that happens and some steps you can take to begin to reverse this.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | October 29, 2019