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Can Science Disprove the Christian Notion of the Soul?

Do you have a soul? Can science say anything about it? Can science disprove it? Brian Cox, the musician turned professor,…

Somethingism

I had dinner last week with a friend who works in the Netherlands. I was intrigued by a word he used…

The Apologetics of a Talking Faun

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Justified True Belief

What do you believe? How do you know it’s true? What are your reasons for believing it? What even counts as…

My Silent Confession

The influential 19th century British pastor, Charles Spurgeon, once said, “Few men repent of being silent.” Those words will cut you…

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The Photocopy Syndrome (Part Four)

In this series I’ve talked about some ways we don’t fit in. Maybe it’s your quirky personality. Maybe you’re infected with…

The Photocopy Syndrome (Part Three)

Someone once said, “When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears…

The Photocopy Syndrome (Part Two)

If you have to radically change who you are to fit a place — you’re changing the wrong thing. Full stop. To…

The Photocopy Syndrome (Part One)

Have you ever felt like you don’t fit in? Like, in a round-hole-kind-of-world, you’re more of a square-peg-kind-of-a-person? What if your…

The Lion, the Psychoanalyst, and the Wardrobe

Beauty and brains and virtue never dwell Together in one place, the critics say Yet we have known a case You…

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Why Mere Christianity Should Have Bombed

Please. Just One Miracle.

Clint Eastwood’s 1985 film “Pale Rider” is about a mysterious preacher who shows up, apparently, as the result of a little…

Brokenness and Despair: On Finding a Way Out

Have you ever done an autopsy on the positive change you’ve experienced in life? What did it look like? What caused…

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Making Your Way in the World Today (Sermon on Faith, Hope, and Love)

Death’s Obituary

Death follows hard after breathing beings. He ain’t stopping ’til he freeze your feelings. Or seize your nerves and leave you…

A Rant for the Next Generation

Last week I felt compelled to say something I’ve felt, and thought about, for quite a while now. I posted it…

Stranger Danger

I sometimes break the law. I’m not trying to brag. It’s not the general law I break, it’s a couple very…

Advent Reflections on Tear Stained Joy

I’ve been encouraged to post my recent series “Making Your Way in the World Today” as an Advent reflection. While that…

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Making Your Way in the World Today (4/4)

So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.  (1 Corinthians 13:13) According to…

Making Our Way in the World Today (3/4)

Bob hates Hope. Bob is the name I’ve given to that negative voice inside my head that tells me lies. Maybe…

Making Our Way in the World Today (2/4)

My favorite definition of faith comes from the late pastor R.C. Sproul who described the virtue as “well-reasoned trust.” I like…

Making Our Way in the World Today (1/4)

“Nothing is more powerful than beauty in a wicked world,” sings artist Amos Lee. He’s not wrong. The theologian in me…

A Psalm for You From Far Away

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to meet with a group of leaders on Zoom and I was asked to share a…

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Surprised by Healing

I came down with a nasty head cold a couple weeks ago while speaking at a conference in Detroit. If you…

Tear Stained Joy

Dear Reader, It’s taken me a long time to learn that joy and sorrow aren’t mutually exclusive. The truth is, we…

McThoughts

I work at McDonalds a lot. Well, to be clear, they don’t pay me. I mostly get coffee and use their…

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Rethinking the Kind of Person God Uses and the Kind of Work God Blesses (3/3)

One of the current joys of my life is serving alongside a dear friend, Rob Rosenbalm, in the teaching ministry of…

Rethinking the Kind of Person God Uses and the Kind of Work God Blesses (2/3)

Do you ever wonder how your life might have been different? I sometimes do. For example, I sometimes wonder what life…

Rethinking the Kind of Person God Uses and the Kind of Work God Blesses (1/3)

What is the kind of person God uses? Are they tall, short, skinny, not-skinny, female, male, Asian, Caucasian, African American, Latino,…

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Is God Moody?

Have you ever seen someone so moved by emotion that you could tell their brain had kind of checked out? Maybe…

God & the Great Pumpkin

Earlier in the week, I decided to move a fallen tree on my own and it decided to fight back. The…

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The Icy Moon of Methuselah and the Origin of Life

In Colossians, the Apostle Paul explains to his readers how to stand firm in their faith in the midst of plausible…

The Tale of an Owl, an Angel, & a Tummy Ache

Luke said it was an angel. Joe, the first century Jewish historian also known as Josephus, calls it an owl. The…

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Voltaire and the Bible

It’s unlAWFUL!

Recently I was driving through another state for a speaking engagement when I noticed a road sign with a rather smart…

Of Moths & Multiplication

The Joshua tree is an iconic symbol of life in the Mojave Desert. It’s a tree straight out of a Dr….

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Are We Happier Now?

In a recent post for The Times, journalist Rod Liddle laments the loss of Christianity. It’s not because he’s a Christian,…

God I Need a Savior

“Hangin’ in there, just barely. Throwin’ up prayers, like Hail Mary’s. If You’re still there, Lord, spare me,” sings Jason DeFord (known…

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Prison Bars & Rental Cars

He was totally right. Adam, that is. He’s a fellow church member who told me I’d love my time in…

KB & Flame, You’re Invited

I’m thrilled to have KB and Flame joining us at SBU for our fall worldview conference. Spend the day with us…

The Worldview Reader: Back to School Edition

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Religion, a Wonder Drug?

A recent article in the weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal highlights the work of epidemiologist Tyler VanderWeele, who serves…

Goodbye, Summer. Adios, Students.

I only recently learned the literal meaning of the expression “adios.” I had always assumed it meant goodbye or see you…

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Truth, Goodness, and Beauty

I had a blast chatting with Rush Witt from New Growth for the first season of their podcast Straight to the…

Five Ways to Get God Wrong

There are about a million ways to get God wrong, and the path to getting him right is extremely narrow. That…

Hunting for Easter Eggs with C.S. Lewis

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A Sketchy View of God

There are about a million ways to get God wrong. As the rap artist Andy Mineo once said, “God made you…

A Couple Commendations for C.S. Lewis

I am thrilled that “C.S. Lewis: The Writer Who Found Joy” comes out next month — July 11 to be exact….

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Survey the Screwtape Letters this Summer with Mere Caffeination

The first season of the Mere Caffeination podcast is now in the books, in which we survey the Screwtape Letters and…

What Do You Know?

In a recent piece at the Big Think website, Peter Cave, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, author of How…

Three Cords and the Truth

Last week, I took my sons on a camping trip for fathers and sons put on by our church’s student ministry….

Apologetics as Concentric Circles

Several years ago I heard a speaker compare a Christian’s personal witness with concentric circles. Their testimony is the first circle…

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The Evil That Haunts Us

The Wall Street Journal recently commemorated the 50 year anniversary of the Alexander Solzhenitsyn’s The Gulag Archipelago: An Experiment  in Literary…

The Trouble With “X”

It is true that we are far too stingy when it comes to doling out grace to others and far too…

If I Could Preach Just Once

What would you say if you could preach just one sermon? This is the topic of a collection of works published…

Worldview Reader

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Towards a New Paganism

The Apostle Paul tells us we’re all going to worship one of two things. We will either worship the Creator, or…

Idol Thoughts On Investing in Others

There have only been a few new shows April and I have really enjoyed throughout our marriage. For the most part…

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C.S. Lewis on Mixing Faith & Politics

Lewis knew a thing or two about love for God and country. He served in the first World War. He was…

Mere Caffeination Episodes 5 & 6 With Ameen Hudson

Ameen Hudson is a writer and speaker who focuses on the intersection of theology, art, and culture. He’s also the co-host…

Your Own Personal Jesus

The Wall Street Journal recently carried the story “Our Many Jesuses” by journalist Francis X. Rocca. The piece discusses the diverse…

Understanding Undulation

The days are what they are. Some are good, some are bad, most are remarkably forgettable. All of them are flying…

Easter Worldview Reader

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Devil’s Work

Joyner Lucas is a gifted lyricist and rapper. Like most memorable songwriters, his music mixes autobiography, story, and cultural commentary. He…

Should We Pray to God Our Heavenly Father?

Years ago I visited with a popular writer and speaker whom I knew from his regular appearances at large youth ministry…

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Evangelicals Are the Most Beloved US Faith Group Among Evangelicals: And Among the Worst-Rated By Everybody Else

I had the opportunity to talk to Christianity Today about the new research out by the Pew Research Center. Their survey…

Mean Evangelicals

In her recent article, Americans Warm Up to Every Religious Group Except Evangelicals, Kate Shellnutt reports on the Pew Study that…

What’s Wrong With Heaven

My son Josiah loves Kane Brown’s music. Like with my other kids, I try to listen to music by artists they…

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Lewis’ Abolition of Man Offers ‘Prophetic Warning’ for a Relativistic Age

I was interviewed by The Pathway about C.S. Lewis’s influential work The Abolition of Man. This February marked the 80 year…

A God You Can Shoot

In his monumental book The Resurrection of the Son of God, British scholar N.T. Wright tells the story of a king…

Why Christianity is Both Less and More Narrow Than you Think

I had an atheist friend ask me how I could live with the narrow claims of Christianity. “How do you feel…

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How Dear Evan Hansen Reminds Us of the Gospel

In the Broadway play “Dear Evan Hansen,” there’s a powerful scene at the end of the story that illustrate a deep…

Seeing Life Through the Tears of Christ

Several years ago I attended a conference to hear a talk from an artist I admire. His name is Makoto Fujimura….

A God Above Means Purpose Below

We have meaning below because there is a God above. If there were no god above, we would have no meaning…

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Our Early Easter Hope (A Reflection on John 11)

Thomas Jefferson died on the fifty year anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, a document for which he…

C.S. Lewis’s Toxic Christian Family

C.S. Lewis’s Screwtape Letters tell us a lot about Heaven from a hellish point of view. With Valentine’s Day coming up…

They Will Kill Us All

It always ends the same way. Either they kill us, or we kill them. All our hypotheticals about a future with…

Was Evil C.S. Lewis’s Favorite Apologetic? (Mere Caffeination Episode Three)

Was evil C.S. Lewis’s favorite apologetic? It was evil that led him into atheism, and, ironically, what led him out. How…

Be Good for Goodness Sake

Santa is watching, the song tells us. So, you better be good for goodness sake. The favored children’s Christmas song sends…

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The House of Christmas by G.K. Chesterton

The House of Christmas by G.K. Chesterton There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the…

The Measure of Reality and the Meaning of Christmas

I love all the Christmassy stuff. The smell of indoor pine trees. The colors. The movies. The music. You can say…

C.S. Lewis Was a Grinch

“If there were less good will,” C. S. Lewis often said in December correspondence, “then we might have more peace on…

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Preparing for the Blues

If you were of a PG-13 age in 2009—you likely saw first hand, or at least heard of—the hullabaloo surrounding the…

A Noble Devotion & a Darn Good Movie

Over Thanksgiving break I tricked my family into watching a movie I hoped to skip. Maybe it was kind of a…

Screwtape is a Devilish Remix of Proverbs

Not long ago, I wrote a post about how a passionate speech by Hitler and boring Sunday sermon inspired C.S. Lewis’s…

Tolkien, a Cave, and a Lost Manuscript

C.S. Lewis dedicated the Screwtape Letters to his good friend J.R.R. Tolkien, beloved author of the Middle Earth stories. But did…

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The Apologetic of Food & Gladness

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold,” Tolkien wrote in the Hobbit, “it would be…

Three Undeniable Facts About Jesus

Don’t be fooled. You can deny anything you want. That, of course, doesn’t change reality. Reality doesn’t care what you accept…

Theolatte Live 11/11/22

Theolatte Live is a weekly streaming program on Friday mornings featuring caffeinated conversations about the convergence of theology and philosophy. The…

Your Weekend Worldview Reader

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Atheism in the Lip, Not the Heart

Nothing comes off more presumptuous than telling someone they don’t really believe what they claim they do. There was probably a…

Serious Times Call for Laughter

G.K. CHESTERTON once said, “the tendency of recent culture has been to tolerate the smile but discourage the laugh.” It’s not…

Screwtape and Sam Allberry (Episode One)

It’s now live! After a whole lot of effort figuring out how a computer works with an external microphone, which evidently…

Theolatte Live 10/21/22

Theolatte Live is a weekly streaming program on Friday mornings featuring caffeinated conversations about the convergence of theology and philosophy. The…

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How Hitler and a Boring Sermon Awakened C.S. Lewis’s Demons

It was a hot dry summer in 1940 in Oxford, England. That ended in July when the heavens opened up with…

One Man’s Irrelevant Thoughts on the Pain of Childbirth

This morning started with the kind of cold rain that tends to wash away the colors of Autumn. Winter seems to…

Is Aslan Retired Yet: Celebrating the Lion’s 72nd Birthday

In a recent visit to a bookstore one of my kids found a small hardback, filled with short, funny descriptions of…

Theolatte Live 10/7/22

Theolatte Live is a weekly streaming program on Friday mornings featuring caffeinated conversations about the convergence of theology and philosophy. The…

The Worldview Reader

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Theolatte Live 9/30/22

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Don’t Just Look at Your Theology, Look Through It

Imagine buying a pair of sunglasses on a summer vacation to the beach, but never wearing them. You find the perfect…

Don’t Talk About Others, Punch Them in the Face

I’ve heard it said that true friends don’t stab you in the back, they stab you in the chest. While this…

Theolatte Live 9/23/22

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The Worldview Reader

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All Humans Are Believers

Everybody believes. So says the recent article “All Humans are Believers” at Big Think by Marcelo Gleiser, which describes belief as…

Why C.S. Lewis Wrote Science Fiction & What We Can Learn From It

Many first came to meet C.S. Lewis through a magical wardrobe. They may have been surprised to discover there was something…

Brewing Something New

In my new role as a Senior Fellow at Southwest Baptist University, I’m finding creative ways to connect with students while…

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Once Upon a September

On a Sunday in September, over ninety-years ago, C.S. Lewis took a walk that forever changed his life. He was enjoying…

A Long-haired Son of a Sinner

Some country songs get it more right than others. In this case, it couldn’t get it more wrong. But I do…

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On Going to Church

George Bernard Shaw was a public intellectual who opposed Christianity yet was close friends with Christians of his day like G.K….

A Good Word for a New Semester

The second light in our little town tells the whole story. “Summer is over,” it reminds us when it turns from…

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Narrative Universes and Pop Myths

Some articles get you with the title. This one got me with the picture (above). The recent piece in the Wall…

He Gets Us

You may have seen the new campaign featured recently by Christianity Today called “He Gets Us.” It’s a movement to reach…

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Debunking Christianity

Is Christian belief mere wishful thinking? Is the faith of the New Testament based on blind allegiance to an irrational worldview?…

Not Caring is the Greater Pride

When asked if he could preach only one sermon in life, G.K. Chesterton responded it would be one against pride. Pride…

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Don’t Be Tone Deaf

Our small group at church has been meeting outside in the morning shade of some large pine trees by the church…

Don’t Miss the Worldview

Dorothy Sayers’ prophetic speech “Creed or Chaos” offers a timely reminder. Sayers gave her to talk to a group in England,…

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Some Big Thoughts on Twenty Years of Youth Camps

I posted on social media a few years ago the following statement, “At school students study economics and trigonometry, but at…

A Conversation With Humility and Grace

What would it look like if humility and grace sat down for a chat? Author Jason Gay gives life to a…

A DeWitt Family Update

My family and I absolutely love the students of Cedarville University. That’s what makes an announcement like this bittersweet. We’ve loved…

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Let Nature Do It’s Job

There’s nothing I enjoy more than getting my kayak into a stream before the sun comes up. It’s all therapy for…

Don’t Waste Your Summer

Fire up the grill, don the swimsuit, get ready to vacay, but don’t waste your summer. The warm weather and renewed…

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C.S. Lewis Led Us Into a Hallway But Told Us Not to Stay There

C.S. Lewis has led generations through the wardrobe and into the magical land of talking Fauns, lampposts, and the benevolent lion….

Is Reason a Servant or a Master?

What is the role of reason in the life of faith? Should a believer simply walk by faith and defy all…

On My Son’s Baptism

This last Sunday I had the honor and joy of baptizing my son Josiah. He has been asking a lot of…

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If You Can’t Silence that Sad Song, Make it a Duet

Spring is in the air. There’s a pep in our proverbial step. But what if there’s not? What if the…

A Journey Through Death for the Living

Over the weekend several Christian leaders decried the news of a church in Canada that hosted the euthanasia ceremony of one…

An Easter Reflection on the Garden

Standing in the garden, tears streaming down her face, I imagine Eve let out a breathless scream when the Creator confronted…

Easter Worldview Reader

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The Most Dangerous Idea

At the Festival of Dangerous Ideas, a large conference held in Australia in 2015, an audience member asked the question, “What…

Five Facts About the Resurrection

Christians believe Jesus literally rose from the dead as a real event. They believe his crucified body began breathing air in…

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Jordan Peterson and Jesus

In a recent interview with Joe Rogan, the public intellectual and celebrity Jordan Peterson described an Old Testament story he believes…

An Easter Letter and the Canon Heard ‘Round the World

There’s an unbreakable link between the Christian belief in Easter and the Bible. “That Christ died for our sins according to…

An Aversion to Reality

Sometimes the title of an article tells a story of its own. This last weekend the Wall Street Journal carried a…

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Jesus is the Question

There are questions that need to be answered and answers that need to be questioned. The slogan “Jesus is the answer…

On Deconstruction: The Tale of Two Brothers

Jesus was an amazing story teller. He could turn something as simple as a fig tree into an pointed parable with…

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There’s No Crisis of Faith on Campus

There’s no faith crisis brewing on the college campus, at least not the type depicted movies like “God’s Not Dead,” argues…

The Gospel of Donald Trump Jr.

The Atlantic recently carried as story about a speech by the son of the most recent U.S. President “We’ve turned the…

Starts With a Bang

The website “The Big Think” offers ideas about the everything. I call them ideas because, though they are offered alongside of…

The Way I See It

I don’t know why it has taken me so long to learn a simple phrase that I think is helpful in…

Christianity and Creativity: Panel Discussion with FLAME, Sarah Sparks, and Andrew Peterson

The following video is a panel discusssion I moderated with three Christian artists on the topic of Christian faith and creativity….

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Translating Theology

C.S. Lewis believed pastoral candidates should be required to translate a theological work into contemporary language before they could be ordained….

The Apologetics of a Talking Faun

The following video is from our recent conference on the witness of the Christian imagination. I was profoundly grateful for all…

Untroubled: A Sermon on John 14

The following is a message I shared at Cedarville University. It’s a part of the series through the Gospel of John…

Thoughts on a Name Change

When I was a kid, people called me Danny. When I got to college I took the opportunity to upgrade to…

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Fight the Rage

The musician James Taylor once described a feeling like the clenching of a fist. Those words communicate because we immediately understand…

Where Wisdom is Found

King Solomon once said there is more wisdom to be found at a funeral than a party. That seems to be…

God, Grades, and Graduation

How does a student’s faith commitment affect her performance in the classroom? That’s the question addressed by the new book God,…

My Interview With The National Desk

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The KKK Rally that Disrupted Plans to Assassinate MLK in Yellow Springs, OH

The year was 1965. Martin Luther was scheduled to speak at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio, the school his wife…

On Popes, Pokes, and Political Strokes

Last week Pope Francis addressed the governing body of the Catholic Church, called the Holy See. He spoke on a number…

The MLK Quote That Can Transform Our Social Media Presence

This weekend I made a sketch to illustrate one of my favorite Martin Luther King, Jr. quotes. King said, “Darkness cannot…

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The Soft Answer

On one occasion, G.K. Chesterton debated his atheist friend George Bernard Shaw. Chesterton’s paper, fittingly named G.K.’s Weekly, worked on a…

Human Values are a Faith Commitment

Human values require faith. G.K. Chesterton described this sort of faith as “the superstitions of the sceptic.” Even those who deny…

Our Orphan Hearts (A Reflection on John 14)

The fourteenth chapter of John’s gospel reads like a Q&A time at a Christian conference. John records Jesus responding to perennial…

Between a Hamster and a Hard Place

This last year we bought our youngest son and daughter hamsters for Christmas. They were thrilled. They had both been asking…

The Surprising Gospel of Arthur Christmas

One of our family’s favorite animated Christmas movies is Arthur Christmas. It tells the funny tale of an inter-generational Santa Claus…

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The Sad Gospel of Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens is an author who needs no introduction. Those who may not know him well likely still know of his…

C.S. Lewis Was a Grinch

“If there were less good will,” C. S. Lewis often said in December correspondence, “then we might have more peace on…

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Do You Have a Soul?

You’ve probably heard it said of someone acting like a Grinch or Scrooge that they don’t have a soul. There are…

Hanukkah is Not the Jewish Version of Christmas

Yesterday I had the opportunity to do an interview with a local Fox News station on the topic of Hanukkah. To…

Ghostbusters, the Soul, and Thoughts on the Afterlife

Thanksgiving is a blockbuster holiday. Producers aim to release around or on this important day of feasting. One of the highlights…

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Does Modern Cosmology Prove the Existence of God?

“Does modern cosmology prove the existence of God?” is the title of an article on the website “The Big Think.” To…

Church is Back, But Where Are The People?

I’ve heard it multiple times now, “You know, once you start streaming worship services it just makes it easier to keep…

Don’t Just Respond to Questions, Inspire Them

In the New Testament, Peter tells us to always be ready to answer questions. Paul, on the other hand, encourages us…

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The Most Reluctant Convert

I can’t think of a time when I felt underdressed at a movie theater. Nor do I remember the last time…

The Man Who Was Doodling

I stopped being embarrassed about my joy of sketching shortly after meeting Gilbert Keith Chesterton. The introduction was made by none…

The Preacher of Orthodoxy to Nonconformists

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An Uncivil War: The Evangelical Divide

I found this video helpful in considering how the current struggles over the role of politics in American Evangelicalism looks to…

Faith and Art: A Conversation with KB

The following video is a conversation I had with the award-winning artist KB. This is our second seminar for the semester…

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In Search of a Rational Explanation of Human Rationality

Steven Pinker, Harvard University cognitive psychology professor and best selling author, beats a familiar drum in his most recent book “Rationality:…

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The Resurrection of Mickey Mouse

Okay, so I’m really talking about Walt Disney, the creator of the mousy spokesperson for the well-known, overpriced, theme park. There’s…

The Jesus Bible

Have you ever wondered what Bible Jesus used? Was Jesus’s Bible, the Jewish Scriptures, different from the Old Testament we use…

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The Inevitability of a Watcher

Someone said it well on social media that keeping up with the Marvel Universe went from feeling like a treat to…

How Old Are the New Atheists and Where Did They Go?

This last weekend the world remembered the heroes and the victims of September 11, 2001. It’s been twenty-years. It’s hard to…

What Should We Do With the Bible?

A lot of people find our trust in the Bible misplaced. What should we think? Here’s a summary list I recently…

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Fundamentalism and Liberalism: Two Ditches To Avoid

Not long ago I tweeted the following, “Both liberalism and fundamentalism are never satisfied. They will always demand more. It will…

A Secular Ministry?

Why would an atheist be chosen as the new president of chaplains at Harvard University? The school was founded for the…

Church, College Students, & COVID

There’s a small country church I’ve preached at a lot over the last few years since we’ve lived in Ohio. It…

Is There Such a Thing as a Christian Telescope?

Arguments over the relationship between faith and science are as old as Galileo. Though he didn’t invent the telescope, he’s the…

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The God of Nature and the Nature of God

I remember a friend in high school who nearly drove into one of those giant-yellow-flashing-arrow signs that tell you your lane…

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Christianity’s Disproportionate Influence in Hong Kong

How many Christians does it take to make a difference? You may have asked that before. Perhaps you’ve been the only…

The Redemption of the Rooster

It was right there in front of my eyes, and I missed it! I’ve written a book about it. And I…

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House Rules (Part Two)

C.S. Lewis described his idea of Mere Christianity, those irreducible beliefs that all Christians agree upon, as being like a sort…

House Rules (Part One)

Everyone knows when you play a board or card game at someone else’s house, you are subject to different rules. You…

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Philosophy, Humanity’s Best Attempt at Truth

Philosophy is humanity’s best attempt at truth. The word philosophy means a love of wisdom. But the sort of wisdom philosophy…

Cruella, Empathy, and the Power of Backstory

Someone once posed the most absurd example to me in an podcast interview in what seemed to be an attempt to…

God Knows Your Address

Most Americans celebrated the fourth of July yesterday, a fact social media could not pass over. Twitter was chirping all day…

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The Not So Odd Couple, the New Atheists and the Far Right

Well, fundamentalism is as fundamentalism does. For anyone who grew up around religious fundamentalism, the secular orthodoxy of the New Atheist…

It’s About Time: Marvel’s Loki and Jonathan Edwards

Time is an enigma. Dr. Suess once asked, “How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon….

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Get Literary

A few years back a friend mentioned on social media that I should make my sketches available on Etsy. My wife…

Bible Verses

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Transformers or Translators

In his helpful book on theology, author Millard Erickson outlines two different approaches to talking about God in our modern day….

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Give Heaven Some Hell

The song-writer turned singer, Michael Hardy, tells the story of a man saying goodbye to a good friend in his song…

Mortal Heroes and Fallen Leaders

What are we to do with all our fallen heroes? Would it be better to not have heroes of the faith?…

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Towards a Theology of Science

Every semester I wrap things up with a talk I call “Towards a Theology of Science.” This is a way of…

The Trinity and Reality (Part 1)

As long as their have been humans, there have been big questions to fill their heads during the day and haunt…

If Marvel Can, Why Can’t We?

The Marvel Comics Universe (MCU) continues to expand in fascinating ways. I’ve really enjoyed the most recent series with actors Anthony…

A Call to Community

A few weeks back I participated in a discussion about the recent Gallup data regarding church membership with a journalist from…

A Gorilla, a Lizard, and Our Longing for Cosmic Justice

Last weekend I experienced the joyful cognitive dissonance of returning to a movie theater. It’s one of the simple pleasures I…

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Mere Creation (Part Two)

This is the second part of my lecture “Mere Creation.” I begin with basic elements that are explicit in Genesis 1-2…

Mere Creation (Part One)

I recorded my theology lecture this morning for a later section of the same course. The lecture is “Mere Creation,” and…

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The First Christian Creed

How did the first disciples of Jesus talk about the resurrection? There’s a rather clear answer to that question that has…

Here’s the Church. Where’s the People?

A recent Gallup poll reveals a sobering reality, those who belong to a religious community are no longer the majority in…

Three Reasons I Believe in the Resurrection of Jesus

Some people take an interesting route to get in line behind Jesus. In his book The Rage Against Faith: How Atheism…

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Saint Patrick and Bad Ways to Explain the Trinity

When it comes to the Trinity, there’s a lot of ways to get it wrong. If you look at church councils…

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Conversation With Erika Harold, Attorney, Harvard Law Grad, Former Miss America

The following video is from the most recent apologetics seminar hosted by Cedarville University’s Center for Apologetics and Public Christianity. I…

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Three Witnesses of Rembrandt’s Painting (and Reasons to Trust the New Testament)

In 1653 the Dutch artist Rembrandt completed a project depicting three epic figures from history (painting above). The original work is…

Thanks Be to God: Martyrs and Bible Translation in AD 180

The amount of literary evidence for the New Testament never ceases to amaze me. The New Testament stands in a league…

How Your Wish List is Pointing You to God

You’re a bundle of hopes and expectations. Be honest, you’ve got some pretty specific things you want to accomplish or obtain…

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Redeeming Boredom

“All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone,” the French philosopher Pascal once wrote….

When a Diamond in Your Head Doesn’t Increase Your Self-Worth

The rapper Lil Uzi Vert chose to have a twenty-four million dollar diamond implanted in his forehead. Everywhere he goes, he…

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Towards a Jesus-Centered Apologetic (Part Four)

The parables of Jesus are far more powerful and controversial than most realize. These explosive stories cut through the thickest of…

Dayton Business Journal: Christianity in the Workplace

A couple years ago I was interviewed by the Dayton Business Journal about Christianity in the workplace. How does a Christian…

Seven Reasons to Trust the New Testament More Than a Blind Poet

The Greek poet Homer was thought to be blind. He lived about seven or eight hundred years before Jesus. His writings…

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C.S. Lewis, The Reluctant Fundamentalist

“I have been suspected of being what is called a Fundamentalist,” Lewis wrote. Some would consider the term misapplied to the…

Wanda Vision, CMBR, and Creation

The Marvel Universe is expanding. So is the real universe, by the way. The Marvel movie world has been multiplying…

Mere Caffeination (January 26)

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Weak Ties, Closed Networks, & Conspiracy Theories

Journalist Amanda Mull laments the loss of seemingly insignificant relationships in her most recent article “The Pandemic Has Erased Entire Categories…

The Bible Speaks of Unorthodox Love But Not Loveless Orthodoxy

The theme of love is so pervasive in the New Testament, I don’t think someone who consistently ignores it can be…

My First Lecture Every Semester for My Theology Course

Every semester I kick of my introduction to theology course with the same lecture. I needed to record it today for…

One Tough, Italian Cookie

Toni Jo Terzaghi May 1, 1961 – Jan 11, 2021 Aunt Toni was one tough Italian cookie. She was tough. She…

Why I’m Thankful for Russell Moore

Like many others, I shared an article by Dr. Russell Moore this last week. Moore is the president of the Ethics…

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Don’t Save the Good Words Until They’re All Gone

The term “eulogy” is the combination of two Greek words “eus,” meaning good and “logos,” meaning word. A eulogy is a…

What is Life?

Sara Walker, associate professor at Arizona State University, explores the question of what constitutes life, or intelligent life, in the first…

Towards a Jesus-Centered Apologetic (Part Three)

A lot of people think even if God did exist, there would be no way to know him. If there is…

Towards a Jesus-Centered Apologetic (Part Two)

Jesus is incredibly influential. There are breadcrumbs from his legacy everywhere you look. That’s why your best defense of the Christian…

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Getting Past the “CRT Heresy Hunt Rhetoric” in the New Year

This last summer I took my twin sons on a road trip down Route 66. While we were in Santa Fe,…

Towards a Jesus-Centered Apologetic

I don’t know why I’m always so surprised to see how widely Jesus is respected. Christianity may be out of vogue…

The House of Christmas by G.K. Chesterton

There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the place where she was homeless All men…

The Eternal Goodness

The following poem, The Eternal Goodness, is by John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892). I hope you find it as encouraging as I…

Behold Your King, Ceasar

God has a long history of wanting to be king of his people going all the way back to a garden…

Christmas Chronicles With Sam & Dan

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Fishing for Grace

I like to read the Wall Street Journal weekend edition. I don’t often spend much time in their obituary section, but…

The Grand Miracle of Christmas

One of my favorite characters in C.S. Lewis’s Narnia Chronicles has to be Lucy. She is the first one to discover…

Is Jesus a Remix of an Egyptian God?

Have you heard the popular internet pronouncement that Jesus is really just a remix of the Egyptian god Horus? While it’s…

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The Night Santa Went to Jail

I’m not talking about “The Santa Clause,” although Tim Allen’s character in the movie did spend some time in the locker….

The House That Christmas Built

There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the place where she was homeless All men…

Advent: Longing, Waiting, Hoping

Imagine an elderly Jewish man tucking his grandchildren into bed nearly two thousand years ago. His son is in a Roman…

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The Meaning of Gratitude

Gratitude is a second-order activity. It isn’t merely the immediate pleasure of a thing, the sensations of being full, or the…

The Lost Art of Irenics

In our day many weaponize and monetize polemics. It’s time for a renaissance in Christian irenics. There’s a certain barb in…

Devilish Patriotism

As this is the last week of classes, my attention is taken again to final words I want to leave with…

The Apologetics of Gratitude

“When it comes to life,” G.K. Chesterton once said, “the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take…

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Mere Caffeination: November 13

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From Whence Comes Our Identity?

The following video is from a seminar hosted by Cedarville University’s “Center for Biblical Apologetics & Public Christianity.” I’m thankful to…

A Christian Political Party?

Should we have a Christian political party? Believe it or not, C.S. Lewis wrote an essay devoted to that question by…

What Do We Owe Our Political Neighbor?

As we pulled into the gravel driveway my youngest son asked if the owner of the house was even a Christian….

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Mere Caffeination: October 6, 2020

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The Dangers of National Repentance

Can we repent as a nation for sins of our past? Of course we can. There are biblical examples of godly…

You Are More Than Your Vote.

You should really vote. Seriously. It’s a big deal. But you shouldn’t tie your identity to the party or person for…

Your Vain Vote

A person posted on social media last week that they did their civic duty and cancelled out the vote of some…

Bright Light (Facebook Live Reading)

I am so thankful for the opportunity to publish with again with B&H Kids. I’ve had the idea for this book…

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Martin Luther: The Apologist

When you hear the date October 31st you probably think of costumes and candy. For some like professor Billy Marsh, they…

The Bright Light & the Super Scary Darkness

Tomorrow is the big release day for The Bright Light and the Super Scary Darkness. My goal in writing this was…

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Mere Caffeination (October 23, 2020)

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Cyberpunk 2077: Dystopian Visions Now Video Games We Play, Not Novels We Read

  George Orwell’s dystopic novel “1984” turned seventy years old in 2019. The book centers on the outcome of the absolute…

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Here’s My Interview With “The Bible for Kids” Podcast

Here’s my podcast interview with “The Bible for Kids” podcast. The co-hosts are bestselling author Amy Parker, and Mike Narwocki, co-founder…

Mere Caffeination (October 2, 2020)

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The Great Reversal

EEPING up with Old Testament parallels in the New Testament is more important than we often realize. The authors of the…

Surrendered Reason Isn’t Unreasonable

C. SPROUL defined faith as “well-reasoned trust.” We have good reason to trust God, but faith still requires a personal commitment….

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Reasons to Trust the Bible

ERE’S my talk from Dayton Avenue Baptist Church on reasons to trust the Bible. While most Christians place great confidence and…

Taking God at His Word

ERE’S my sermon on “Taking God at His Word” based on Second Peter. I argue that the way we know God…

Socrates in the Cornfields

OCRATES was a Greek philosopher known for asking questions. Four years ago we started an annual event following his methodology, an…

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What Would Life on Venus Mean for the Christian Faith

HIS week news outlets have featured a recent discovery of the possibility of life on Venus. Don’t get too excited though,…

Atheists for Jesus

ICHARD Dawkins once suggested a new clothing line of T-shirts with the slogan, "Atheists for Jesus." Dawkins says Jesus only believed...

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Mere Caffeination (September 11)

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Ask Anything (Questions from my Theology Students)

HEOLOGY is simply that part of religion that requires brains,” G.K. Chesterton once quipped. It’s not that studying God is only…

Otters, Jesus, and Human Flourishing

Y daughter loves otters. I even made her an otter book for her last birthday. That’s why I was excited to…

Mere Caffeination (September 4)

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Five Reasons I Believe the Bible

ANY  Christians never give serious attention to why they believe the Bible. This isn’t a problem until it becomes one. This…

How a Single Source Can Change the World

NCE upon a time, an Italian guy found a treasure in a used book shop. And yes, I’m speaking of myself….

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Mere Caffeination (August 28)

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The Bright Light & the Super Scary Darkness (Animation)

ARKNESS can be scary. Sometimes it can be super scary! Did you know that the Bible is a big story about…

Scripture or Experience, Which Matters Most?

HE Apostle Peter witnessed Jesus’s glory and heard the voice of God the Father. Mark’s gospel records that Peter was also…

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How Do We Explain Talking Donkeys and Burning Bushes?

EAR pastor, I’m completely committed to the authority of the Word of God and to all it teaches including its inspiration,…

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Do the Right Thing and Be Known for the Right Thing

ELL, I’ve always enjoyed being a bit of a late adopter. I need to simmer a bit. I need to cogitate….

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God or E.T.

UMMER traditions in the DeWitt family always include a couple visits to the drive in movie theaters. Since most movie theaters…

The Sacred Leaf: Part Two

AST week I published a post about how often religious groups ground their beliefs in the Bible, but then extend the…

The Sacred Leaf

HAT is more important, the Word of God or the tradition of man? For conservative Christians, this seems rather straight forward…

As a Professor, Here’s Some Dumb Things I Said & Thought When I Was a Student

perfected my healthy caffeine addiction while pulling all-nighters to finish term papers in college. I really had a healthy caffeine addiction…

As a Parent of Teenagers, Here’s Some Dumb Things I Said & Thought When I Was a Youth Pastor

NE of the first articles I remember writing for publication was for a magazine about parenting teenagers. I was in my…

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Why God? Featured by Focus on the Family

ELL, I never set out to make children’s books. I am uber-thankful to get the opportunity and super-humbled that anyone wants…

Five Reasons Preachers Should Listen to Hip Hop

N his book The Artist’s Way of Preaching, Charles Denison says, “Most people do not read poetry, but the preacher should!”…

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Route 66: A Journey Through the Bible (Complete)

Here’s the full reading plan for the Route 66 survey of the sixty-six books of the Bible. I organized the material…

Google Maps, Mater, and Proverbs

Well, we got stuck on the side of a mountain near the Grand Canyon. It was never our plan of course….

Route 66: Day Four

ERE’S the second day of the Route 66 challenge to take a trip through the sixty-six books of the Bible. I’ll…

Route 66: Day Three

ERE’S the second day of the Route 66 challenge to take a trip through the sixty-six books of the Bible. I’ll…

Route 66: Day Two

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Route 66: Day One

ERE’S the first day of the Route 66 challenge to take a trip through the sixty-six books of the Bible. I’ll…

Road Trip Through the Bible

ET’S take a road trip! As I’ve mentioned on social media and here at Theolatte, I’m taking my twins on a…

The Dragon in the Drain

RTHODOX DRAGONS, who would have thought? I have a number of dragon books I’ve self-published for my kids that are inspired…

Route 66

OR the twins’ thirteenth birthday part of their gift was a road trip down Route 66. We’ve been planning it since…

Holey Moley the Rolly Polly & Josiah the Gentle Giant

OLEY Moley was a rolly polly. Josiah the Gentle Giant loved to play with him. But some times, the Gentle Giant…

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The Night the Wild Things Came Out to Play

HE Night the Wild Things Came Out to Play is of course inspired byMaurice Sendak’s classic children’s story “Where the Wild…

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We’re Stuck in a House Book

E’RE stuck in a house! I’m sure you or someone you live with has said this in recent days. Though many…

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The Friend Who Forgives

ETER spoke his mind a lot. Sometimes that was a good thing. If you’re anything like me, you find a lot…

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Soul Care (Sermon from Psalm 103)

AVID liked to talk to himself. A lot. In fact, in Psalm 103, King David talks to himself most of the…

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Three Eyes for Good Bible Reading

F God inspired the Bible, then understanding the biblical message is critically important. As theologian Wayne Grudem says, “all the words…

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Picket Fences & Trip Wires

hroughout the history of the church believers have found it necessary to summarize their beliefs on important topics. This often happens…