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The Story of Reality: How the World Began, How It Ends, and Everything Important that Happens in Between
The Story of Reality: How the World Began, How It Ends, and Everything Important that Happens in Between

The Story of Reality: How the World Began, How It Ends, and Everything Important that Happens in Between

Reality is a subject that every person should be interested in. Reality stares us in the face each day and reminds us of the bare facts. Perhaps the most important realities to come to grips with is the Christian worldview. Gregory Koukl presents the major...

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Why People Matter: A Christian Engagement with Rival Views of Human Significance (edited by John F. Kilner)
Why People Matter: A Christian Engagement with Rival Views of Human Significance (edited by John F. Kilner)

Why People Matter: A Christian Engagement with Rival Views of Human Significance (edited by John F. Kilner)

Issues surrounding the dignity of human life have been the loudest topics of conversation lately in political and social spheres. We are witnessing a society that simultaneously argues over the legitimacy or criminality of abortion, what the framework for marriage...

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Hidden Christmas: The Surprising Truth Behind the Birth of Christ
Hidden Christmas: The Surprising Truth Behind the Birth of Christ

Hidden Christmas: The Surprising Truth Behind the Birth of Christ

Christmas for many people is a difficult time. Whether it's fighting, bad memories, the death of a loved one around this season, or some other reason, Christmas is hard for many people. The gospel story, the incarnation, sinless life, death, burial, and...

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Are We Together? A Protestant Analyzes Roman Catholicism by R.C. Sproul
Are We Together? A Protestant Analyzes Roman Catholicism by R.C. Sproul

Are We Together? A Protestant Analyzes Roman Catholicism by R.C. Sproul

There are at least 1.2 billion Roman Catholics in the world – a stunning number to the unsuspecting. It would be a massive understatement to confess that Rome has had and continues to have a titanic influence on Western thought and culture. In recent years, some...

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Proofs of God: Classical Arguments from Tertullian to Barth
Proofs of God: Classical Arguments from Tertullian to Barth

Proofs of God: Classical Arguments from Tertullian to Barth

Good Survey of Apologetics The task of doing apologetics can be a bit of a burden. Apologists devote their lives to learning the ins and outs of various arguments and how competing views think about the existence of God. Doing apologetics is meant to be a slow and...

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People to be Loved: Why Homosexuality is Not Just an Issue (Preston Sprinkle)
People to be Loved: Why Homosexuality is Not Just an Issue (Preston Sprinkle)

People to be Loved: Why Homosexuality is Not Just an Issue (Preston Sprinkle)

When it comes to the conversation of same-sex attraction, we have seen a sort of “Red Rover” happening among some folks. We’ve picked our sides and dared others to come join us. The focus is on building our viewpoint, our “camp” so to speak. Along the way, when...

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Covenantal Apologetics: Principles & Practices in Defense of Our Faith (K. Scott Oliphint)
Covenantal Apologetics: Principles & Practices in Defense of Our Faith (K. Scott Oliphint)

Covenantal Apologetics: Principles & Practices in Defense of Our Faith (K. Scott Oliphint)

Those of us interested in the subject of apologetics find ourselves normally dividing into two categories – presuppositional, interested in engaging with the presuppositions of the unbeliever, or evidential, interested in engaging with the evidence before us. Both...

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How To Be an Atheist: Why Many Skeptics Aren’t Skeptical Enough (Mitch Stokes)
How To Be an Atheist: Why Many Skeptics Aren’t Skeptical Enough (Mitch Stokes)

How To Be an Atheist: Why Many Skeptics Aren’t Skeptical Enough (Mitch Stokes)

As Christians, it is difficult to sometimes know how to move the ball forward in terms of proving the existence of God among skeptical culture. We feel that in order to defend God against atheists and agnostics, we must be well-versed in the areas of science and...

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Essential Evangelicalism: The Enduring Influence of Carl F. H. Henry
Essential Evangelicalism: The Enduring Influence of Carl F. H. Henry

Essential Evangelicalism: The Enduring Influence of Carl F. H. Henry

This year I’ve been reading Carl Henry’s massive six-volume set “God, Revelation, and Authority”. To be honest I haven’t done very well reading it thus far. I’m still in volume two but I am enjoying it. Reading it slowly has helped me to understand this great man...

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Critical Conversations: A Christian Parents’ Guide to Discussing Homosexuality with Teens
Critical Conversations: A Christian Parents’ Guide to Discussing Homosexuality with Teens

Critical Conversations: A Christian Parents’ Guide to Discussing Homosexuality with Teens

We live in a time when what once was considered right is now viewed as intolerance. Arguably, this paradigm shift in our culture is most evident when it comes to the subject of gay marriage versus biblical marriage. The recent Supreme Court decision ruling gay...

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Under Our Skin: Getting Real about Race–and Getting Free from the Fears and Frustrations that Divide Us
Under Our Skin: Getting Real about Race–and Getting Free from the Fears and Frustrations that Divide Us

Under Our Skin: Getting Real about Race–and Getting Free from the Fears and Frustrations that Divide Us

Racism. This is a word that conjures up deep emotions from everyone in this nation. Whether you are black or white, Asian or Hispanic, we all deal with this issue on a daily basis. Truthfully, racism has been an issue in the world since human beings fell into sin....

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A Review of “The End of Our Exploring” by Matthew Lee Anderson
A Review of “The End of Our Exploring” by Matthew Lee Anderson

A Review of “The End of Our Exploring” by Matthew Lee Anderson

What does it meant to ask good questions? In part it means to listen for answers. It has become exceedingly popular in recent years to celebrate doubt. There is, of course, a place for doubt, and I have written on its place in the Christian life. Yet, doubt often...

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Ministry In The New Marriage Culture Edited by Jeff Iorg (B&H)
Ministry In The New Marriage Culture Edited by Jeff Iorg (B&H)

Ministry In The New Marriage Culture Edited by Jeff Iorg (B&H)

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. This old adage rings true today. For many people, they want to go back to the “good old days” when people weren’t questioning traditional morality and values that Christians have for millennia held to. For some,...

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Divine Sex: A Compelling Vision for Christian Relationships in a Hypersexualized Age
Divine Sex: A Compelling Vision for Christian Relationships in a Hypersexualized Age

Divine Sex: A Compelling Vision for Christian Relationships in a Hypersexualized Age

We are living in a period of time where there is a great deal of change. From the economy to politics, to changing views on traditional values, our culture is in the middle of changing times seemingly across every facet of life. This has caused many people to talk...

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Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word
Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word

Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word

The Bible clearly teaches that every Christian is to be engaged in the task of apologetics. From the Bible’s description of “always being ready to give an answer for the reason for the hope we have” (1 Peter 3:15) to contending for the faith once and for all...

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Urban Legends of the New Testament 40 Common Misconceptions
Urban Legends of the New Testament 40 Common Misconceptions

Urban Legends of the New Testament 40 Common Misconceptions

One of the greatest areas of opportunity for pastors and ministry leaders exists in the sphere of helping them to read the Bible rightly and well. The problem of biblical illiteracy is a real issue in our day but so also is the neglected topic (at a lay level) of...

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Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word by Voddie Baucham
Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word by Voddie Baucham

Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word by Voddie Baucham

As the already post-Christian society we live in grows more post-Christian by the day, it is becoming increasingly more important that we pinpoint exactly how to defend our faith, stand for truth, and engage differing opinions lovingly and willingly in...

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Fool’s Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion (Os Guinness)
Fool’s Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion (Os Guinness)

Fool’s Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion (Os Guinness)

The Cookie Cutter. It's great for making cookies, isn't it? When using cookie cutters we're able to crank out dozens of cookies, perfectly shaped and made to our liking. As a society, we've seen the success we've had in applying the "cookie-cutter" approach, and...

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Ministry in the New Marriage Culture Edited by Jeff Iorg
Ministry in the New Marriage Culture Edited by Jeff Iorg

Ministry in the New Marriage Culture Edited by Jeff Iorg

Since the Supreme Court's decision to affirm homosexual relationships as sufficient for marriage, the Church as a whole has spent a few months trying to determine next steps in how we should be responding, how to approach the issue in our own congregations, and how...

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God, Adam, and You Biblical Creation Defended and Applied
God, Adam, and You Biblical Creation Defended and Applied

God, Adam, and You Biblical Creation Defended and Applied

In recent days, many people have questioned whether Adam and Eve are really persons or not. Typically the people who question Adam and Eve also question whether the Bible is authoritative, inerrant and sufficient. Most of these people are scientists with no Bible...

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Developing A Biblical Worldview Seeing Things God’s Way
Developing A Biblical Worldview Seeing Things God’s Way

Developing A Biblical Worldview Seeing Things God’s Way

One of the greatest needs in the Christian Church today is helping Christians understand what a biblical worldview and why it matters in their everyday interactions with people. For example, understanding what a biblical worldview is will help you to be able to...

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Developing a Biblical Worldview: Seeing Things God’s Way
Developing a Biblical Worldview: Seeing Things God’s Way

Developing a Biblical Worldview: Seeing Things God’s Way

The Apostle Paul in 1 Corinthians 2:16 notes “we have the mind of Christ.” To have the mind of Christ means to have as our purpose thinking about all things in the manner Christ did, namely the approach of doing that which God declares. In order to have the mind of...

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Answering Objections to Christianity with a Consistent Christian Life That Honors God
Answering Objections to Christianity with a Consistent Christian Life That Honors God

Answering Objections to Christianity with a Consistent Christian Life That Honors God

Recently I had a conversation with someone at a coffee shop that I frequent often. During the course of this conversation, this person repeatedly told me while they were sharing what they believed that, "This is my personal philosophy." That is, what he believed...

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“Compassion without Compromise” by Adam Barr and Ron Citla
“Compassion without Compromise” by Adam Barr and Ron Citla

“Compassion without Compromise” by Adam Barr and Ron Citla

Grace and truth are to be the key markers of all Christian relationships. Often we find that we can be good with one or the other of these characteristics, but to combine both takes great sensitivity and ultimately the guidance of the Holy Spirit. The balance of...

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How to Argue Like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History’s Greatest Communicator
How to Argue Like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History’s Greatest Communicator

How to Argue Like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History’s Greatest Communicator

We all communicate each and every day in one form or another. Since we are commanded in Scripture to always be prepared to give an account for the reason we believe, it behooves us to be capable communicators when sharing the hope that is within us, namely the...

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Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition
Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition

Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition

There are many who look for any way possible to denigrate the authenticity of Scripture, in particular matters related to history. One such element of Scripture that has been viewed with skepticism or at least has generated a bit of discussion as to the exact...

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Truth in a Culture of Doubt: Engaging Skeptical Challenges to the Bible
Truth in a Culture of Doubt: Engaging Skeptical Challenges to the Bible

Truth in a Culture of Doubt: Engaging Skeptical Challenges to the Bible

Few men have so championed and articulated a liberal and progressive view of Christianity as Dr. Bart Ehrman. Ehrman is a four time New York Times bestselling author, speaker and professor at UNC Chapel Hill. His books speak to issues related to the Bible that most...

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The Consequences of Ideas: Understanding the Concepts that Shaped Our World
The Consequences of Ideas: Understanding the Concepts that Shaped Our World

The Consequences of Ideas: Understanding the Concepts that Shaped Our World

Ideas have consequences, as evidenced by the history of mankind. On that fateful day September 11, 2001, the Twin Towers of New York City were hit by two planes packed to with innocent passengers and a handful of Muslim terrorists. These terrorists took their lives...

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Christianity On Trial: A Lawyer Examines the Christian Faith
Christianity On Trial: A Lawyer Examines the Christian Faith

Christianity On Trial: A Lawyer Examines the Christian Faith

We live in a world where every day biblical Christianity is challenged on a variety of fronts. On one front Christianity is attacked by the idea that it is intolerant. On the other we’re told what we believe is outdated. Even from within our own ranks we’re told...

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Act and Being: Transcendental Philosophy and Ontology in Systematic Theology
Act and Being: Transcendental Philosophy and Ontology in Systematic Theology

Act and Being: Transcendental Philosophy and Ontology in Systematic Theology

Dietrich Bonhoeffer was an important figure within the Confessing Church in Germany during the time of the Nazi regime of the 1930s. His better known works include titles such as The Cost of Discipleship and Ethics. Fortress Press has released a collection of the...

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Entrusted with the Gospel: Paul’s Theology in the Pastoral Epistles
Entrusted with the Gospel: Paul’s Theology in the Pastoral Epistles

Entrusted with the Gospel: Paul’s Theology in the Pastoral Epistles

The discipline known as Pauline studies has certainly had its share of ups and downs over the years. Furthermore, much ink has been spilled on the subject of Paul and the New Testament epistles he wrote. Thus to a certain degree, there can be a sense of confusion...

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Book Review – Christian Answers To Hard Questions: The Pagan Heart of Today’s Culture

Book Review – Christian Answers To Hard Questions: The Pagan Heart of Today’s Culture

Today’s Christian is confronted by challenges on nearly every side with the rising tide of relativism, secularism, paganism and many other “ism’s” that vie for the attention and affections of Christians. Following his excellent book One or Two: Seeing a World of...

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