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Deity of Christ: Case Closed

Understanding the Trinity may be impossible, but proving the Trinity is not especially difficult.  You don't need to master theology and philosophy.  All you need is one irrefutable argument.  Here it is. Deity of Christ:  Case Closed

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | July 1, 2000

The Bible Translated, Retranslated, and…Changed? No Chance.

 

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | May 1, 2000

The Gospel a Hate Crime? Welcome to the 21st Century.

  How is it possible that the Good News of the Gospel can be considered a hate crime? Welcome to the 21st Century.         It’s hard to believe that a simple prayer request would create a national furor.  That’s what happened, though, when the Southern Baptist Convention encouraged their congregates to "pray each day for Jewish individuals you know by name that they will find the spiritual wholeness available through the Messiah [Jesus]."

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | March 1, 2000

Faith & Wishing

  If you “just take Christianity on faith” you may be in trouble… Taking  Christianity “on faith” may mean trouble…       I don’t like the word “faith.”        It’s not that faith isn’t valuable.  True biblical faith is essential for salvation.  But faith is often deeply misunderstood in a way that hurts Christianity and harms Christians.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | January 1, 2000

Take a Tip from Lt. Columbo

      Have you ever taken a verbal beating when trying to talk about Jesus? If so, I’ve got a tip for you.  It’s the simplest tactic imaginable to help stop a challenger in his tracks, turn the tables, and put you back in the driver’s seat.  And it can be done almost effortlessly.  Here’s an example.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | November 1, 1999

The Perils of Proof-Texting and How to Avoid Them

        Virtually every Christian with a theological point of view thinks his view is scriptural.  Why shouldn't he.  He has a prooftext he can quickly quote in his defense.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | September 1, 1999

Arguing Is a Virtue

        Imagine living in a world in which you couldn't separate truth from error.  You wouldn't be able to tell food from poison, or friend from foe.  You couldn't tell good from bad, right from wrong, healthy from unhealthy, or safe from unsafe.  Such a world would be a dangerous place.  You wouldn't survive long.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | May 1, 1999

When the Bride Is a Groom

  Same-sex Marriage is not about tolerance, freedom, or justice.  It's about something else.     More and more, courts are considering the turbulent topic of same-sex marriage.  The fact that courts would consider such an issue shows how successful "homosexual rights" activists have been.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | March 1, 1999

Henry Blackaby’s Experiencing God—A Critique

  A Review of Henry Blackaby's Experiencing God     The keynote speaker's list of spiritual qualifications was not lengthy.  There were no references to his academic letters, theological acumen, skill at biblical living, or personal holiness. 

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | January 1, 1999

Relativism Interview with Summit Ministries

  How do Christians answer the present spirit of the age, currently the most insidious challenge to Christianity:  relativism?     The following discussion is adapted from an interview with Summit Ministries, Manitou Springs Colorado, July 1998.  Summit is a Christian educational organization training young people in Christian worldview leadership.   Summit Ministries:  What exactly is moral relativism?  

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | September 1, 1998