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Third Week of Advent

Tomorrow begins the third week of advent. Each weekend, I’m posting verses from Angie Mosteller’s “How to Do an Advent Wreath” (available on her Celebrating Holidays website) for you to meditate on throughout the week. The third week is about “joy and the proclamations regarding the coming Savior.”

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | December 14, 2014

Here to Help in the Battle for Your Mind

Here’s a year-end message for you from Stand to Reason. Thanks for all your support, your conversations, your challenges, and your encouragement. I pray that we’ve been a help to you this year.   "Training ambassadors who can think clearly, answer accurately, and stand courageously—all with grace. That’s our vision for every follower of Christ."

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | December 12, 2014

Second Week of Advent

The second week of Advent starts tomorrow.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | December 7, 2014

Santa Claus: Defender of the Incarnation

Even though it’s questionable how much of it is true, I still love the stories about the real St. Nicholas. From Fred Sanders:

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | December 4, 2014

Free Advent Devotionals

We’re already a few days into Advent, but it’s not too late for you to start intentionally using this time to prepare for our celebration of Christ’s coming. Here are a few free options to get you started.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | December 3, 2014

Acknowledge and Engage Doubts

Tim Keller had this to say about doubt in The Reason for God:

Blog Post | Apologetics | Amy K. Hall | November 29, 2014

A Thanksgiving Message from Stand to Reason

Have a happy Thanksgiving tomorrow, everyone!   COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | November 26, 2014

Kill Humans to Save Humans? | Taking the Heat

Alan’s and Brett’s newsletters are now posted on the website:

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | November 15, 2014

The Gospel Is Worth the Pain

It’s Reformation Day today. Nearly 500 years ago, Martin Luther posted his 95 Theses in Wittenberg. At the time, he didn’t expect this would lead to his being put on trial just a few years later—the trial where he ultimately said: [M]y conscience is captive to the Word of God. I cannot and I will not recant anything, for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. Here I stand, I cannot do otherwise. God help me. Amen.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | October 31, 2014

God Ends Suffering in His Own Time

How amusing and humbling it is for us to read Moses’ plaintive cry to God after his obedient attempts to help his people leads to an increase in their suffering: O Lord, why have You brought harm to this people? Why did You ever send me? Ever since I came to Pharaoh to speak in Your name, he has done harm to this people, and You have not delivered Your people at all.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Amy K. Hall | October 24, 2014