Recent Faculty Blog Posts

  • If ISIS’s God Were Real, Would I Be Obliged to Follow Him?

    By William Lane Craig

    Sep. 19, 2014

    Dear Dr Craig,

    You may be aware that Frank Turek has a question he will sometimes ask atheists, "if Christianity were true, would you become a Christian"? Well, recently, an atheist flipped this question around and asked me "If the Islamic State were true (by which he means, if the ...

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  • Giving Thanks: Spiritual Formation Assignment, Part One

    By Charlie Trimm

    Sep. 18, 2014

    Half of my teaching load each semester consists of teaching the required freshman class Biblical Interpretation and Spiritual Formation. Although I thought the combination of these two topics in one class was strange when I first read the job posting, the class has grown on me and I now love ...

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  • Let's Appreciate Our Pastors!

    By Ben Shin

    Sep. 17, 2014

    Whether you know it or not, pastors in the church work very hard. They do a lot of things publicly like preaching, teaching, visitation, and leading; but they also do quite a bit behind the scenes like counseling, studying, planning, and praying. Unfortunately, for many pastors, it has become a ...

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  • My 13-Year-Old Daughter’s Baptism Testimony

    By Kenneth Berding

    Sep. 16, 2014

    This past Sunday (September 14, 2014), my fourth daughter, Ana, was baptized as a believer in Jesus Christ at Corona Del Mar beach with 15 or so others from Redemption Hill Church. We have heard from so many about the impact of her public testimony, so I thought that I ...

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  • A Theology of Inequality through Jonathan Edwards

    By Uche Anizor

    Sep. 15, 2014

    Inequality is not necessarily inequity. Often talk related to disparities in income, opportunities, education, skills—you name it—centers on the issue of justice or equity. However, it may be that justice or injustice has little to do with inequalities. As in all matters, it is helpful to get somewhat ...

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  • Why God the Father and God the Son?

    By William Lane Craig

    Sep. 12, 2014

    Hi Sir, I am very glad to meet you through online...

    I understood the essentiality of trinity, there is no doubt about why I should believe in triune God. But, I have been thinking what could be the reason for son and father relationship in God’s head ...

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