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Teaching Worldview to Kids

Everyone has a worldview, but a worldview is only a good one if it describes reality accurately. You can start helping your young children develop an accurate worldview.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 22, 2018

A Universe from Nothing?

Some contemporary scientists have argued that something can come from nothing, but it turns out they’re equivocating on the word “nothing.”

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | April 13, 2017

Will Time Continue Eternally? (Video)

Tim responds to the idea that time came into existence with the Big Bang and whether or not it will continue forever.

Blog Post | Science | Tim Barnett | April 10, 2017

Always Ask What They Mean by “God”

When people tell me they don’t believe God exists, I have a specific question for them: What do you mean by “God”?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | March 29, 2017

Fine-Tuning is Unlikely, but Unlikely Things Happen All the Time

Yes, the fine-tuning of the universe for life is highly unlikely, but unlikely things happen all the time, right? Here's why this objection to the fine-tuning argument doesn't work.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 24, 2017

What's Wrong with Religious Pluralism?

Many people think all religions are equally true, but this isn't possible. Here's why.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | September 29, 2016

Is It Wrong to Claim a Religion Is True?

Here’s a challenge I received: No-one can “validate” his/her own religion. Likewise, no-one can “invalidate” any other religion. I believe in some type of god/gods, but I choose not to associate that belief with any specific religious teachings, because I've never felt qualified to refute the equally unprovable beliefs of other cultures. You can’t claim anyone’s beliefs to be “right” or “wrong” when it’s all based on conjecture.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 4, 2016

Can People Be Saved through Natural Revelation? (Video)

Is belief in God through natural revelation enough to be saved?  COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | November 16, 2015

Can We Escape the Law of Non-Contradiction?

A while back, I met with a local pastor to talk about apologetics—the defense of the Christian faith. During our friendly discussion, we got on to the subject of the nature of truth, at which time I made a case for the correspondence theory of truth. This particular pastor subscribed to a postmodern view of truth—that there is no objective truth and that truth is a social construction based on linguistic practices.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | October 31, 2015

Why Is Evolution so Widely Believed?

A common question that comes up after I give my talk titled Why I Am Not an Evolutionist is, “If there are so many good scientific arguments against evolution, why is it so widely believed?” I recently came across an article by Dr. William Lane Craig where he responds to this exact question. In his brilliant response he makes two key observations, which I will highlight here.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | July 15, 2015