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Looking for Ancient African Religion? Try Christianity.
The African religious imagination already anticipates Christ.
It's ironic that as I crossed the Walt Whitman Bridge to attend an urban apologetics conference in Philadelphia I encountered the very religious pluralism that makes conferences such as
How Poetry Might Change the Pro-Life Debate
The moral imagination of literature speaks volumes.
What will it take to move past the abortion stalemate? We might look to the method of persuasion used by Paul in Acts 17, a passage cited often in Christian apologetics.
Died: James W. Sire, Editor Who Brought Us Francis Schaeffer and Os Guinness
‘The Universe Next Door’ author used worldview as a tool for evangelical apologetics.
Obituary. Died: James W. Sire, Editor Who Brought Us Francis Schaeffer and Os Guinness. 'The Universe Next Door' author used worldview as a tool for evangelical apologetics.
One-on-One with Josh and Sean McDowell on the New Edition of “Evidence That Demands A Verdict”
First published in 1972, this classic was last updated nearly two decades ago.
Oct 10, 2017. Evidence, Verdict, Apologetics, Evangelism. Below I ask them some questions about why they updated the classic and the role of apologetics and evangelism today.
Today’s Evangelists Face a Crisis of Confidence
Why “post-Christian America” hasn’t surpassed the need for straightforward apologetics.
Today's Evangelists Face a Crisis of Confidence. Why “post- Christian America” hasn't surpassed the need for straightforward apologetics. Nathan Betts| December 20, 2017.
One-on-One with Carmen LaBerge on Bringing God Back into Every Conversation
We can’t speak the good news of the gospel in un-gospel ways.
Nov 5, 2017. evangelism, apologetics, conversation, relationship. One-on-One with Carmen LaBerge on Bringing God Back into Every Conversation. One
A Letter to the Church from R.C. Sproul (1939-2017), His Theology, and His Work in the Gospel
A faithful servant has entered into the joy of his master.
the Bible?”. The legacy of Sproul and Ligonier is rich with addressing issues of apologetics, discipleship, and historical Christianity in context. But what
Six Ways to Inspire Confident, Contagious Faith in Your Kids
How do we help children and teens contend with the big questions? An apologist offers her take.
But do this with gentleness and respect.” Per this command from the apostle Peter, apologetics—which comes from the Greek apologia “to make a defense” —is not an optional practice
One-Path Evangelism: The Scandalizing Exclusivity of Jesus
We are sinful and desperately in need of rescue.
Our culture grants exclusivity where it sees value. Apologetics —a systematic defense of one's faith—isn't about winning an argument; it's about winning hearts.
Why Evangelism Requires Both Logic and Loveliness
An apologist argues that beauty and imagination are key to faith formation.
Here, we see the need for a new approach—or rather, the return to an older, more integrated approach to apologetics that engages the whole human person.
In ‘The Case for Christ,’ Experience, not Evidence, Is the Real Clincher
Pure Flix's adaptation of the apologetics classic succeeds most where it preaches least.
Pure Flix's adaptation of the apologetics classic succeeds most where it preaches least. The film is at its best when it focuses on this conflict and leaves the apologetics on the sidelines.
Christianity Today’s 2018 Book Awards
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.
Matt Reynolds, associate editor, books. Apologetics/Evangelism. “The Story of Reality is a fresh combination of apologetics and evangelism in a very readable format.
The Challenge of Defending the Faith in the Inner City
Traditional apologetics has struggled to address the theological issues of my urban community.
Traditional apologetics has struggled to address the theological issues of my urban community. The Challenge of Defending the Faith in the Inner City. Early Church Apologetics.
Saturday is for Seminars—Church Planting Leaders and The Defenders Apologetics Conference in Chicago
CPLF and the Defenders Conference
Jul 23, 2016. Seminars. Saturday is for Seminars—Church Planting Leaders and The Defenders Apologetics Conference in Chicago. Saturday is for Seminars
The Inconvenience of Loving Wisdom
Those who are afraid to test their convictions will lose the moral high ground in calling non-Christians to test their own beliefs.
Sep 26, 2016. evangelism, apologetics. The Inconvenience of Loving Wisdom. This is a critical step in apologetics, developing a deep understanding of why WE believe what we believe.
Church-Planting Shifts, Part Three: Preparing Our People for Witness
How do we prepare the mission force for the mission field?
We had a home-field advantage and that's shifting. What Now? Engaging our neighbors and sharing the gospel with them requires relationships, apologetics, and more.
Let’s Save the University from Secular Privilege
The academy has lost its pluralism. Here’s how the church can help find it.
You're essentially pointing toward apologetics. Yes, apologetics and worldview training. If you don't understand other worldviews, then your apologetics is going to be weak.
Evangelical Views of the 2016 Election: Ethics and Theology Professor on Why Trump is the Best Candidate for President
Ethics & Religion professor endorses Mr. Trump
apologist, evangelist, and theologian. He has taught theology, philosophy, and apologetics on the college or graduate level for over 50 years. He has served
Gordon Lewis: Irenic Apologist
Remembering one of the great early evangelical philosophers.
philosophers. Douglas Groothuis| June 17, 2016. In the mid-1960s, many evangelicals looked askance at higher education and the field of apologetics. The
Ravi Zacharias Responds to Sexting Allegations, Credentials Critique
Exclusive: Popular apologist explains extortion lawsuit, while RZIM defends his resume.
Exclusive: Popular apologist explains extortion lawsuit, while RZIM defends his resume.
Why the US Thinks Restricting International Adoptions Will Save Them
Why the US Thinks Restricting International Adoptions Will Save Them
Experts debate State Department strategy to let the little children come less.
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