But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

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It was my genuine privilege to have had the opportunity to contribute an article to the forthcoming revised Apologetics Study Bible for Students.  For those who desire to always be "...ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you..." (1...

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Wednesday, 21 June 2017 20:00

Free Printable Mormon Tract

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According to Apologia Church, this Mormon Tract (which you can download here for free!) "has aided in bringing people to Christ from the LDS church.
Let this tract do the heavy lifting and use the verses provided to engage and start confidently making irrefutable with your Mormon friends.Each topic...

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I recently listened to this excellent interview by Brian Auten of Apologetics315 with apologist Mike Felker.Auten explains that Felker "has an emphasis on interacting with Jehovah's Witnesses. He talks about his background, the overall belief system of JWs, The Watchtower Society, their various...

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In this video, Dr. James White of Alpha & Omega Ministriesdebates Bro. Joe Ventilacion of Iglesia ni Cristo, moderated by Dale Bartcher of Family Heritage Alliance. Dr. White defends the affirmative: “The Bible teaches that within the one Being that is God there exists eternally...

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Sunday, 18 June 2017 14:00

The Unexpected Blessings of Fatherhood

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In this post, Reverend Sean Martin, Human Coalition’s National Church Outreach Director, shares his story and provides a few practical ways fathers can model the virtues of astrong work ethic, reliance, trustworthiness, meekness, humility, compassion, and empathy. They are...

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Thursday, 15 June 2017 20:00

The Case for Case Making

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Recently, I had the opportunity to speak to the youth students at our church on the topic of discipleship.  The lesson I used as part of my preparation included passages from Matthew chapters 4 and 9 to show that Jesus’ team of disciples weren’t necessarily what we would consider...

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"Christian young people who may not even be looking for reasons to question their faith find that non-Christian ideas about God, truth, and morality are looking for them.That's why it's more critical than ever that parents, church leaders, and mentors create an environment where kids can ask tough...

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In this short video (8 min 31 sec), Dr. David Wood of Acts 17 Apologetics argues that "the Quran affirms the inspiration, preservation, and authority of the Christian scriptures (including the Torah and the Gospel). Yet the Quran contradicts the Christian scriptures on fundamental doctrines...

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Monday, 12 June 2017 20:00

What is the Book of Mormon? by Robert M. Bowman, Jr.

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Here is an excellent resource from the Institute of Religious Research by cult expert Robert M. Bowman, Jr. that will help you better understand the Book of Mormon.Part 1- What is the Book of Mormon?Part 2- The Contents of the Book of MormonPart 3- The Modern Discovery, Translations, and...

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Saturday, 10 June 2017 14:00

Sunday Praise: Your Love Defends Me - Matt Maher

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Thursday, 08 June 2017 20:00

Video: Street-Level Apologetics by Jeff Durbin

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In this featured video, Pastor Jeff Durbin of Apologia Church in Tempe, AZ offers what may be the clearest introduction to pre-suppositional apologetics I have heard.
To learn more about Durbin and Apologia Church, go here.
You can find Pastor Durbin on YouTube here.
Courage and Godspeed,
Chad
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Wednesday, 07 June 2017 20:00

Open Theism, Fatalism or Molinism: An Analogy

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So I got home from my local bible study last night and my head is buzzing. Here's the deal: At the beginning of the notes prepared by the “facilitator” it states that the only authority we are going to follow is God’s word. All notes contained in the outline are from Calvin,...

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Wednesday, 07 June 2017 08:00

Cosmology, the Big Bang, and the Beginning

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I recall when I learned that my father had been diagnosed with dementia.  The news was not immediately devastating because I wasn’t convinced his diagnosis was correct.  At the time, my father lived 4 hours away and was on his own.  I was persuaded that once we...

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Tuesday, 06 June 2017 20:00

Free E-Book: The Case for the Creator by Lee Strobel

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One of my favorite features on Truthbomb is our Free Apologetics E-book Library located here. We have recently added a Free PDF version of Lee Strobel's book The Case for a Creatorfrom Northwestern Theological Seminary's free online resources. For those who haven't read this work, it features...

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In the subject piece, J Warner Wallace describes the following things Christians can learn from those on the front line domestically:Set a High StandardEngage in Intentional TrainingRely on the Strength of CommunityThe post can be read in its entirety here.Stand firm in Christ,Chase

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Sunday, 04 June 2017 20:00

Just Visiting

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May I ask a few questions?
Did you notice visitors in your church on Sunday?
Did you take an opportunity to greet them?
What were their names?
Do they live nearby or are they just visiting?
Are they new to the area?
Did you offer for them to sit with you?
Did they need assistance with anything?
Are they...

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In this video, Jason Jimenez of Stand Strong Ministries gives his reasons as to why he believes the account of The Flood in Genesis chapters 6-8 was a global flood as opposed to a localized flood.

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Wednesday, 31 May 2017 20:00

Book Review: Forensic Faith by J. Warner Wallace

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IntroductionAs an elementary school teacher, I can appreciate the importance of being prepared.  Everyday before my students arrive at school, I know that there are numerous things that need to be ready in order to be an effective instructor.  Most importantly, I need to know the material...

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Karl Marx:"Religious distress is at the same time the expression of real distress and the protest against real distress. Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, just as it is the spirit of a spiritless situation. It is the opium of the people. The abolition...

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In this short video (4 min 16 sec), Dr. William Lane Craig offers advice on how to read a book well.  
Courage and Godspeed,
Chad
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