We Are Almost There: A Call to Prepare for Another Historic Battle

By Penn-Noble We’ve been through a lot in the United States of America. As a country, I am thankful that we have been so successful in fighting many of the different evils that we have been guilty of over the years. We put slavery to rest in the 1800s. Nowadays, neither the government nor yourContinue reading “We Are Almost There: A Call to Prepare for Another Historic Battle”

One of My Greatest Blessings: A Tribute to My Mother

By Lane Noble “Never take for granted having a godly mother.” –Donald Penn It would take multiple libraries to be able to properly honor my mother in writing. However, since this is a blog post, I will do my best to do it in this small space I have here on the internet. My grandfatherContinue reading “One of My Greatest Blessings: A Tribute to My Mother”

Responding to Online Skeptics: Is Suzie Ignorant?

By Penn-Noble In this installment of “Responding to Online Skeptics,” I’m going to be responding to a YouTube video put out by the channel “The Thinking Atheist.” Run by Seth Andrews, this is a channel dedicated to advocating for secularism and criticizing religion. Especially Christianity. Despite the name of the channel, I have to sayContinue reading “Responding to Online Skeptics: Is Suzie Ignorant?”

Responding to Online Skeptics: Is the Babylon Bee Promoting Bigotry?

By Penn-Noble This post is the first of the new Responding to Online Atheists series. This is a series dedicated to examining and lovingly responding to claims by secular skeptics of the Bible. On March 21, Kevin Davis, writing for Only Sky, wrote a blog post entitled The Babylon Bee Chooses Misgendering as its hillContinue reading “Responding to Online Skeptics: Is the Babylon Bee Promoting Bigotry?”

The Jugtip Letters (Part 2): The Deadly Lie

By Lane Noble My dear Murdrid, I must say that I am thoroughly disappointed in your naivete. Even the least competent of tempters would have known better than to make the mistake that you have made! I should say I’m a little hesitant to give you any more wisdom if you’re going to be thisContinue reading “The Jugtip Letters (Part 2): The Deadly Lie”

The Jugtip Letters (Part 1): The Unknown Target

By Lane Noble The Jugtip Letters are a series of fictional blog posts that imitate C.S. Lewis’ “The Screwtape Letters.” Jugtip, a senior demon, mentors his nephew Murdrid, in how best to tempt humans towards sin and detract glory from God. My dear Murdrid, I’m delighted to hear that your training went very well, andContinue reading “The Jugtip Letters (Part 1): The Unknown Target”

The Heart of the Free Speech Debate

By Lane Noble The past five years have brought many structural changes to the “free speech debate.” I use that language carefully and intentionally because for many years, debates over free speech and the nature of individual rights to free speech have taken many different forms. In many cases, the debate hasn’t centered on whetherContinue reading “The Heart of the Free Speech Debate”

How to Survive Grief: What I’ve Learned from the Greatest Tragedy of My Life

By Lane Noble I pulled into the church parking lot, feeling more depressed than I had in a long time. I didn’t know how to deal with the emotions I was struggling with, how long I would be struggling with them, or even if I would make it through the day without becoming psychotic. AllContinue reading “How to Survive Grief: What I’ve Learned from the Greatest Tragedy of My Life”

How Serious Should We Be About Abortion?

By Lane Noble I can’t think of a better time to write this message that I have on my mind on the abortion debate. After all, we do seem to be at a crossroads when it comes to the issue of abortion because of the new law that Texas has passed concerning abortions in theContinue reading “How Serious Should We Be About Abortion?”

Coming Soon: Blogging Through “Letting Go of God” by Julia Sweeney

By Lane Noble I’ve been wanting to blog through a book for awhile now, and I think that I have now found the time to do it. It’s a lot easier to just read through a book and think through it yourself. However, I’ve benefited quite a bit from commenting on various works. Thus farContinue reading “Coming Soon: Blogging Through “Letting Go of God” by Julia Sweeney”

Why We Need to Promote More Women in Christian Apologetics

By Lane Noble Apologetics can be defined as presenting a rational defense of the Christian faith. The field has truly grown over the years. Not only has there been more work done in the academic arena of apologetics, but accessibility to apologetics information has grown significantly. This kind of growth is something that we needContinue reading “Why We Need to Promote More Women in Christian Apologetics”

Listen to Me and Keith Stout on “Diverse Unity”

Jesus prayed before His death this before He died in John 17:20-21, “I do not ask for these only, but also for those who will believe in me through their word, that they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be in us,Continue reading “Listen to Me and Keith Stout on “Diverse Unity””