The Absurdity of Life Without God

November 9, 2018By ARCCulture

By William Lane Craig – One of the apologetic questions that contemporary Christian theology must treat is what has been called “the human predicament,” that is to say, the significance of human life in a post-theistic universe.   In dealing with this question, Christian theology in a sense does not even attempt to show in any … Read More

Five Urgent Apologetic Issues

November 8, 2018By ARCCulture

By Steven B. Cowan – Times change.  And because times change the challenges or objections that arise against the Christian faith change.  In the first century, the biggest challenge that the early church faced was that posed by unbelieving Jews both within and without the church.  The Jewish authorities outside the church persecuted the new … Read More

Our Dying Culture

November 8, 2018By ARCCulture

By David F. Wells – What is striking about our culture today is that its corruption is not simply at the edges.  It is not simply found among the cultured elite, the New Class that stands at the gates of our national institutions to bar entry to those whose views are judged to be intolerable.  … Read More

Coping with Evil in Real Live

October 23, 2018By ARCCulture

By Howard Dial and Howard Eyrich – There are no non-sufferers in this world. Living in a fallen world and carrying about a death-cursed body is adequate qualification for being a sufferer. Of course there is much more involved in suffering in terms of degrees and kinds of pain and suffering, but all of us … Read More

A Biblical Perspective on Evil

October 23, 2018By ARCCulture

By Jason Thompson – Like it or not, bad things happen. Life is hard. Pain and suffering are a reality. Catastrophes take place. Hurricanes, earthquakes, and tsunamis take lives. Terrorists crash plains into buildings. Cancer kills millions. Accidents cause physical and mental anguish. Heinous crimes such as robbery, murder, rape, and abuse are impossible to … Read More

What Is the Question? A Look at the “Problems” of Evil

October 22, 2018By ARCCulture

By James K. Beilby – More ink has been spilled on the topic of the relationship between Gods existence and evil – the so-called “problem of evil” – than on practically any other apologetic topic. From 1960-1990 there were more than 4,200 publications in the English language alone, more than one publication every two-and-a-half days!1 … Read More

The Gay Gene?

October 15, 2018By ARCCulture

By Jeffrey B. Satinover, M.D. – In this age, in this country, public sentiment is everything. With it, nothing can fail; against it, nothing can succeed. Whoever molds public sentiment goes deeper than he who enacts statutes, or pronounces judicial decisions.–Abraham Lincoln On July 15, 1993, National Public Radio (NPR) made a dramatic announcement on … Read More

Getting Out

October 11, 2018By ARCCulture

By Rob G. – Some things you should know about the journey out of homosexuality. REALISTIC EXPECTATIONS Change happens through process Sometimes people think that if they pray enough or wish hard enough, their homosexuality will just disappear. This is an unrealistic expectation. Changes in the area of sexual orientation happen as a result of … Read More

How Did We Get Here?

October 11, 2018By ARCCulture

By Erwin Lutzer – We are witnesses to a social revolution, which if successful, will have ongoing repercussions for ourselves, our children and grandchildren. As we shall see, there is reason to believe that this revolution to remake the family has the potential to destroy the very concept of marriage along with freedom of religion. … Read More

The Rise of Government and the Destruction of Liberty

October 11, 2018By ARCCulture

Dr. Paul Cleveland – If you ask people today if they value freedom they will invariably tell you that they do. Regrettably, based upon their preferred government policy proposals, that assertion cannot be true. I am often surprised at how little people think about the nature of government and the problems that have arisen in … Read More

Do You See  the World as Jesus Sees It?

Do You See the World as Jesus Sees It?

October 11, 2018By ARCCulture

by Dr. Paul Cleveland | Jun 6, 2018 | Articles | In Romans chapter twelve the Apostle Paul tells us not to be conformed to the pattern of this world, but to be transformed by the renewal of our minds. The question I would like to raise is, “What does this look like in practice?” … Read More

Is the Pope Catholic?

Is the Pope Catholic?

June 6, 2018By ARCComparative Religions, Culture

By Dr. Peter Jones – You laugh! Like the question, Who wrote the Gospel of John? the question, Is the Pope Catholic? hardly seems to deserve a reply. Well, not until a few weeks ago. The historic catechism of the Catholic Church, (based on the Old and New Testament and on centuries of tradition) has … Read More

California’s Shocking “You Must Stay Gay” Bill

April 18, 2018By ARCCulture

By Michael Brown, CP Op-Ed Contributor | Apr 6, 2018 7:20 AM Used with permission from The Christian Post In a brazen assault on our most fundamental freedoms, California legislators are considering a bill that would make it illegal for anyone to receive professional help to resolve unwanted same-sex attractions or gender confusion. This would … Read More