Category Archives: Apologetics

Undesigned Coincidences in the Gospels and Acts

What, exactly, is an “undesigned coincidence”? Lydia McGrew explains, An undesigned coincidence is a notable connection between two or more accounts or texts that doesn’t seem to have been planned by the person or people giving the accounts. Despite their … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Biblical Studies, Book Review | Leave a comment

Alvin Plantinga, 2017 Templeton Prize Winner

Former Notre Dame and Calvin College professor Alvin Plantinga has won this year’s Templeton Prize which annually “honors a living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life’s spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works.” Known … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Philosophy | Leave a comment

And the Winner Is…

Congratulations to Laura Martin on winning our last book giveaway. Laura won a copy of Proofs of God. Sorry to keep you all in suspense from Friday until Sunday…though, given the holiday, that may have been apropos. A happy Resurrection … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Book Give Away | Leave a comment

Book Giveaway

This week I’m offering Proofs of God by Matthew Levering. Here’s the catalog description and table of contents: “Leading theologian Matthew Levering presents a thoroughgoing critical survey of the proofs of God’s existence for readers interested in traditional Christian responses … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Book Give Away | 18 Comments

Coming Soon – “Proofs of God” by Matthew Levering

I’m a sucker for a new apologetics book. But I’m also a fan of Matthew Levering so you put the two together and you know this is going on my must-read list. Proofs of God (Baker Academic) will be a … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Forthcoming | Leave a comment

Apologetics – A Survey of Contemporary Approaches

Mapping Apologetics is a new book from IVP Academic written by Brian K. Morley. I’ve been a long-time lover of apologetics. Take a look at the table of contents. You’ll quickly see why I’m so excited about this excellent book. … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, New Releases | 1 Comment

“You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Born in the U.S.” How Did I Respond?

The scene took place about 25 years ago. I was sitting in a restuarant talking to an atheist. During the conversation he said to me “You’re only a Christian because you were born the the U.S.. If you had been … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, New Releases, Theology | 1 Comment