Christian Articles Archive

Creeds: Relics or Relevant?

This article first appeared in the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 39, number 02 (2016). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ What might the word “creed” bring to your mind? For some who […]

Human Flourishing and the Myth of Religious Neutrality

This article first appeared in the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 39, number 02 (2016). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ SYNOPSIS  There are many different views of the “good life”: the kind […]

The Enduring Value of a Christian Liberal Arts Education

This article first appeared in the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 38, number 04 (2015). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ The relationship between the Christian faith and the collegiate academy has long […]

The New Theistic Evolutionists: BioLogos and the Rush to Embrace the “Consensus”

This article first appeared in the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 37, number 03 (2014). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ SYNOPSIS BioLogos is a nonprofit foundation formed by Francis Collins in 2007 […]

Does James 1:5 Teach about Praying for a Testimony?

This article first appeared in the Practical Hermeneutics column of the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 37, number 06 (2014). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ There is nothing more important to a […]

Morality, Therefore God: An Evangelistic Strategy

This article first appeared in the Effective Evangelism column of the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 38, number 02 (2015). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ Humans may disagree on what behaviors are […]

Discerning the Times: Why We Lost the Culture War and How to Make a Comeback

This article first appeared in the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 38, number 02 (2015). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ SYNOPSIS We lost the culture war, not because we had bad arguments […]

A Case Not Made

This article first appeared in the Review column of the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 38, number 01 (2015). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ In 1992, Bill Clinton campaigned on the premise […]

Abortion: Stories Women Tell

A movie review of Abortion: Stories Women Tell Directed by Directed by Tracy Droz Tragos (HBO Documentary Films, 2016) The Misplaced Effort of Using Stories to Defend Immoral Choices Amie is a thirty-year-old single mother of two. She works seventy to ninety hours a week between her two jobs. Amie is pregnant and cannot afford […]

Have I “Left the Christian Faith”?

For additional in-depth information, please visitAsk Hank: Questions and Answers About Orthodoxy. Through Christian Research Institute staff and friends, I’ve become aware of chatter on the Internet—the gist of which is that I’ve walked away from the Christian faith. Amid Holy Week I pray that those forwarding this notion may have an ever-deeper encounter with […]

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