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Messianic Prophecy: Jesus as Isaiah 53’s Suffering Servant

Traditional Christians believe Jesus Christ is the long-awaited Jewish Messiah and the Savior of the world. This central and cardinal belief of… read more
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Three Gospel Distortions in Light of Salvation by Grace

In my many years of being a Christian and working in evangelical Christian ministry I’ve encountered what I think are three common gospel… read more
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3 Lines of Evidence for Jesus’s Resurrection

Is there good evidence to support Jesus’s resurrection? … read more
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Is the Trinity to Be Worshiped?

Historic Christians worship the triune God. Consider this part of the Athanasian Creed (probably written in the fifth or sixth century) that is… read more
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Is God Good All the Time?

Are you ever tempted to doubt God’s goodness when you face suffering? … read more
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Remembering Christian Scholar David H. Rogstad

This week would have marked David H. Rogstad’s (1940–2023) 84th birthday. Dave was one of my closest friends and a deeply respected… read more
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A Brief Social Media Debate on Abortion

I’m sure many of us have had a heated discussion with someone on the topic of abortion. These kinds of exchanges can generate strong thoughts… read more
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Sin as a Disorder of the Good

Being made in God’s image (Genesis 1:26–28) functionally means human beings were created to be lovers and worshipers of God their Creator… read more
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How Can God Be Holy and Loving in Light of Evil?

What’s the most difficult question you’ve ever had to answer about your faith? … read more
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An Early Christmas Hymn in the New Testament?

I love the Christmas season and can remember hearing and singing Christmas carols my entire life. The Christian church calendar season known as… read more
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3 Science-Related Arguments for God’s Existence

In my studies and reflection, I’ve concluded that there are many cogent arguments—philosophical, theological, and… read more
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Still Debating the JFK Assassination 60 Years Later

November 22, 2023, will mark the 60th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. Some people refer to Kennedy’s public… read more
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After Death: A New Film about NDEs

Angel Studios’ new film After Death (2023, 102 minutes) is an engaging introduction to the extraordinary phenomenon of near-death experiences… read more
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New Evidence for a JFK Conspiracy?

I’ve been studying the John F. Kennedy assassination for more than 50 years. I have more than 50 books on the life, administration, and… read more
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How Did the Human Mind Come to Be?

Did mind make nature? Or did nature make mind? … read more
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Lessons I’ve Learned through Suffering

The German philosopher and philologist Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900) stated a profound existential truth when he said: “If we have our… read more
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Does Original Sin Include Guilt?

One of the reasons I think historic Christianity is true is that it possesses a comprehensive worldview (represented in the events of creation, fall,… read more
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God’s Grace Is Greater Than the Seven Deadly Sins

Whenever I speak or write about the problem of human sin I always insist on also speaking or writing about salvation by grace. I don’t want… read more
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