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Does Human Life Begin When We Take Our First Breath?

Does the fact that unborn children don’t breathe air mean they aren’t yet live human beings? Does the Bible teach this in Genesis 2:7, as some claim?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | December 11, 2019

How to Deal with Criticism

When criticism comes—and it will come—remember this three-step strategy for dealing with it.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | December 10, 2019

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

Together We Will Strengthen, Hold Fast, and Engage

We have a special gift for you this month when you join us in building confidence for every Christian, clear thinking for every challenge, and courage and grace for every encounter.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | STR | December 3, 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

Receive a Free Copy of the 10th Anniversary Edition of Tactics with Your Donation

The updated, tenth anniversary edition of Tactics has 40% new material, and we want to send you a free signed copy when you donate to STR by December 31st.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Greg Koukl | November 20, 2019

Anti-Intellectualism in the Church (Video)

In this third part of the “Why Apologetics?” series, Tim talks about the value of developing the mind through apologetics as a way of pushing back against anti-intellectualism in the church.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | November 18, 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