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Rethinking “God Hates the Sin but Loves the Sinner”

There are both practical and theological problems with telling someone, “God hates the sin but loves the sinner.” We have better news to tell than this.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | August 30, 2017

Slate’s Dishonest Article on When Life Begins

Slate posted an article the other week about bills that ban abortions after an embryo’s heartbeat is detected. It was a dishonest article that distorted the science and placed too great an emphasis on fringe religious belief.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 25, 2017

Marriage Doctrine Alone Disqualifies Pro-Gay Theology

Even if you set aside the biblical texts that prohibit same-sex relations, you can still make a solid case against pro-gay theology by simply looking at Scripture’s teaching on marriage.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | March 28, 2017

False Dichotomy in “Is Genesis History?”

Alan expresses a concern about the new movie “Is Genesis History?”

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | March 1, 2017

Homosexuality and the Bible - Introduction (Video)

One of the latest videos from the Stand to Reason Quick-Reference App on the Reformation Project.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | February 6, 2017

Does Brain Mapping Prove That Transgender People’s Brains Match Their Perceived Gender?

Alan discusses the difference between correlation and causation regarding brain patterns and transgenderism.

Blog Post | Science | Alan Shlemon | January 9, 2017

How Should You Talk to a Friend Who’s Gay?

Treat your gay friends the same way you would treat your heterosexual friends in similar circumstances.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | December 9, 2016

I Am Not Being Persecuted

Rather than complain that I’m being persecuted, I’ll consider it pure joy whenever I face any trial because I’m sharing in the sufferings of Christ.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | December 6, 2016

Challenge Response: If Christianity Were True, Enlightened Countries Would Believe It

Alan responds to someone who said that if Christianity were really true, then it would be gaining believers in the “most enlightened and cultured countries,” not losing them.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | December 1, 2016

Aren't Christians Commanded Not to Judge?

Aren't Christians commanded not to judge, and therefore we shouldn't judge homosexuals for their behavior?

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | November 21, 2016