Author: Dan

He Drank It to the Dregs

WEATING drops of blood, Jesus prayed if it were possible for the cup of God’s judgment to pass from him (Matthew 26:39). For love, for the glory of the Father, for the redemption of his people, Jesus’s prayer continued, “Yet not as I will, but as you will.” For us, he drank the full cup of God’s wrath. He drank it to the dregs.

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Join Me for ERLC Academy in Nashville, TN

ONFUSING times call for careful and clear Christian thinking. That’s one of the many reasons I’m so thankful for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission led by Dr. Russell Moore. They are an invaluable resource for the church. I’d like to invite you to join me for the ERLC Academy in Nashville in May.

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God Revealed: Dr. Al Mohler Keynote Address (Romans 1)

OD has revealed himself in two books: Scripture and Nature. How should the Christian view and use these two books in apologetics? That’s the topic Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., discussed at his keynote address for the annual conference for the Center for Biblical Apologetics & Public Christianity at Cedarville University.

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Avoiding Extremes in Apologetics

HERE are a number of methods for illustrating the trustfulness of the gospel and the inevitable nihilism of alternative worldviews. In my personal study of Scripture, with reflection upon various biblical passages of an apologetic nature, and in light of broader theological themes from the Bible, I fail to be convinced that the Bible regulates any particular apologetic method.

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Your Weekend Worldview Reader

ERE’S your Weekend Worldview Reader with links to articles, essays, reviews, and videos that I consider to be interesting or important from a biblical worldview perspective. Any work that I point to is not an endorsement, but rather an invitation for you to think deeply about your faith and the world around you. 

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An Evangelical Response to Artificial Intelligence

RTIFICIAL Intelligence has become ubiquitous. It is all around us. It is in our phones. It is in the device sitting on the countertop listening to our every word and coming to life when we call its name. It recognizes our face. It knows our online habits. It’s something Christians need to think and speak about.

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The Weaponization of Fellowship: or Contra Secondary Separation

AVING grown up in an independent Baptist denomination, of the King James only variety, my “fundi” sniffer is pretty sensitive. To get historical for a moment, the term fundamentalist goes back to a positive assertion of the fundamental beliefs of biblical Christianity. It’s mostly used  in our day as a negative term to describe someone known more for what they are against instead of what they are for.

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Your Weekend Worldview Reader

ERE’S your Weekend Worldview Reader with links to articles, essays, reviews, and videos that I consider to be interesting or important from a biblical worldview perspective. Any work that I point to is not an endorsement, but rather an invitation for you to think deeply about your faith and the world around you. 

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A Philosopher’s Problem

S belief in the Christian God coherent? Peter Atterton, philosophy professor at San Diego University, says “No” in his New York Times op-ed piece, A God Problem. To make his case, Atterton takes issue with two attributes of God: omnipotence and omniscience.

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