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Following Jesus to Compassion

You may have noticed a trend in my work this year: truth and compassion. I’m constantly using that language when I write and speak on topics ranging from Islam, abortion, homosexuality, and recently transgenderism. I often subtitle my talks “truth and compassion” or write about the importance of incorporating those elements into whatever I teach. Am I out of ideas? Do I lack originality? I don’t think so. Rather, I emphasize these two ideas because that’s what I see in Jesus’ ministry.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | December 1, 2016

Did the Council of Nicea Invent the Deity of Christ?

Many people think Emperor Constantine invented the deity of Christ in the fourth century, but a look at quotes from the early church fathers shows this is not the case.

Article | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | November 18, 2016

If Sin Is Finite, Why Is Hell Eternal?

Why would God punish non-believers with an eternity in Hell for a finite amount of sin? People who raise this complaint fail to understand the nature of two things: the nature of the offender and the nature of the offended.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | November 2, 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

Addressing Abortion Columbo-Style

Here's an example of using questions to show the immorality of abortion.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | October 13, 2016

How Pro-Gay Theology Is Undermined in One Step

The modern case for pro-gay theology fails. It’s an example of how people “turn away their ears from the truth” and reinterpret the Bible to fit their desires.

Article | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 5, 2016

When I Read This, It Stopped Me Cold... - Mentoring Letter October 2016

We are facing a full-court press against everything we cherish and value.

Article | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | October 3, 2016

Is Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder?

Just like God’s rational nature grounds rational truth and His moral nature grounds moral truth, God’s aesthetic nature is the grounding of aesthetic truth.

Article | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | September 19, 2016

How to Stay a Christian in College

Every year I try to offer a few words of advice for college-bound students - the kind of advice that I think could make a big difference in your spiritual survival.

Article | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | September 2, 2016

Putting Words in God’s Mouth

Who taught you how to interpret the Bible? I bet I can guess your answer: no one. When it comes to God’s Word, though, isn’t it critical we strive to correctly understand it?

Article | Theology | Alan Shlemon | September 1, 2016