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The Apology to the LGBT Community that Needs an Apology

This is an apology to the LGBT Community for a recent video titled 'Confessions of a Christian Nation – LGBTQ Discrimination.' The short, six-minute video features Brian McLaren, Greg Boyd, Brian Zahnd, and Bruxy Cavey. It’s an apology that itself needs to be apologized for.

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | June 6, 2017

The Apology to the LGBT Community That Needs an Apology

Both Jesus and Paul modeled genuine love in the context of making a right judgment. We should do the same for the sake of others.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | February 2, 2017

The Main Ingredient for Church Growth

When a researcher set out to discover why many mainline churches are headed towards extinction, he discovered that theology matters.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | December 10, 2016

Answering the Galileo Myth

When we look at the facts, we see that the response to Galileo in his time doesn't prove Christianity is anti-science. What we actually do learn from his story is important to keep in mind today.

Article | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | October 18, 2016

Why #GiveElsaAGirlfriend Shouldn’t Surprise Anyone

I’ve been asked to respond to the recent campaign to get Disney to make Elsa the first lesbian princess. Disney is currently working on Frozen 2, which is sure to be another box office hit. In fact, the first Frozen film grossed more than a billion dollars worldwide, making it the biggest animated box office success in cinema history.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | May 7, 2016

Two Things to Remember When Discussing Creation with Other Christians

There are few conversations between Christians that generate as much heat as those concerning creation. In this podcast, Tim outlines two principles to keep in mind when discussing creationism with other believers. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | July 29, 2015

Praying for Unsaved Loved Ones

What is the appropriate response when our arguments and evidence seem to be ineffective with our unsaved loved ones? In a word: prayer. In this podcast, Tim highlights two responses that you need to avoid and provides five practical ways you can be praying for your unsaved family and friends. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | July 25, 2015

Praying for Unsaved Loved Ones

What is the appropriate response when our arguments and evidence seem to be ineffective with our unsaved loved ones? In a word: prayer. In this podcast, Tim highlights two responses that you need to avoid and provides five practical ways you can be praying for your unsaved family and friends. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | July 13, 2015

What Calendars Reveal about Culture

[S]tudying calendars is a way to understand cultures. Not only are they necessary for basic survival—if you plant either before the last frost or too late after it you’ll starve—but calendars are also ways societies mark their priorities and organize their memories. “Christendom” was very much Christian, and the calendar made that pretty clear.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Derek White | January 1, 2009

If You're Not Part of the Solution...

...you're likely part of the World Council of Churches.  Behold their latest brainchild: Evangelical groups have joined efforts spearheaded by Roman Catholic, Orthodox and mainstream Protestant churches to create a common code for religious conversions that would preserve the right of Christians to spread their religion while avoiding conflict among different faiths...

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Derek White | August 27, 2007