Category Archives: Apologetics

5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 2

Point 2:  Postmillennialism validates the resurrection and the truth of Jesus’ message.  Postmillennialism, with a preterist view of the Great Tribulation, points to empirical evidence still visible in our own day that a major prophecy by Jesus came true, which … Continue reading

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5 Points of Intersection Between Postmillennialism and Apologetics – Point 1

I propose five points where postmillennial eschatology shapes and supports Christian apologetics: Postmillennialism means that we eventually persuade the world with our arguments. Postmillennialism validates the resurrection and the truth of Jesus’ message. Postmillennialism refutes the skeptics’ claim that Jesus … Continue reading

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Intelligent Design leaders promote a naturalistic epistemology

Here is the pdf of the article published in the Journal of Creation:  “Intelligent Design leaders promote a naturalistic epistemology” Abstract:  In part 1, I show that Intelligent Design (ID) movement leaders promote a naturalistic worldview in two ways. First, … Continue reading

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The Expanse Expanded on the Fourth Day? Another Failed Attempt to Make Genesis Compatible with the Big Bang and an Old Earth

A review of Genesis, Science, and the Beginning: Evaluating Interpretations of Genesis One on the Age of the Earth by Benjamin D. Smith, Jr. I can agree with the author about one thing.  He says that, while young-earth creationists are generally … Continue reading

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Van Til Massacred Again

David Haines will be presenting a paper on Van Til at the upcoming  apologetics conference at Southern Evangelical Seminary.  Joshua Whipps provides a good critique of a previous paper that Haines wrote on Van Til, but the summary of his … Continue reading

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The Public Proofs for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ – part 2 of 2

The Most Publicly-Visible Proof that Jesus Provided of His Legitimacy as a Prophet from God For the reasons that I have briefly outlined in part 1, Jesus’ resurrection from the dead is supported by overwhelming empirical evidence and testifies that … Continue reading

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The Public Proofs for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ – part 1 of 2

Secular skeptics have this idea that biblical revelation comes from some guy hearing voices in his head, to the extent that it is not purposely made up to appear to be revelation.  Revelation is purely subjective in their view, completely … Continue reading

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Will the Real Nazis Please Stand Up?!! (Part 3b)

Part 3b:  Nazi Social Policy – Animal Rights, Environmentalism, Vegetarianism Hitler was an anti-Christian, pro-evolution, pro-euthanasia and pro-abortion (except for Aryans), pro-gun control, socialist vegetarian; he waged aggressive no-smoking campaigns and animal rights campaigns.  This, in itself, does not prove … Continue reading

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The Scope of Christian Apologetics

What is the scope of issues that should be included under the field of Christian apologetics?  There is the well-known verse, 1 Peter 3:15:  “[B]ut in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a … Continue reading

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Will the Real Nazis Please Stand Up?!! (Part 3a)

Part 3a:  Nazi and Liberal Common Ground on Social Policy:  Gun control laws [This is the third installment on a series on Nazism.  This is the first on social policy.] Stephen P. Halbrook provides the most in-depth study to date … Continue reading

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