Blog Posts - Evangelical



-Canada: Conservative Churches are Growing While Liberal Ones Continue to Decline?

Recent research in Canada confirms that theology and belief really do matter when it comes to church growth and decline. The churches that are growing have ministers that affirm traditional Christian beliefs while the ones in decline not so much. Her...
by APOLOGETICA on Dec 13, 2016

-Assisted Suicide: Majority of Americans vs. Evangelical Christians

Assisted suicide is the next big issue where the beliefs of conservative Christians are in the process of being challenged by the new morality of the dominant American culture. According to Lifeway Research, 67% see physician assisted death for perso...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Dec 9, 2016

Vote Christian? Vote Prolife?

Vote Christian? Vote prolife? We hear about this every election season. Vote Christian? Vote prolife? We’re hearing these terms in this 2016 Election. Vote Christian? Vote prolife? Is there actually such a thing? Vote Christian? Vote prolife? W...
by AllLivesAreSacred.com on Aug 8, 2016

OUTLAW CHRISTIAN by Jacqueline A Bussie

This is a nonfiction Christian book. Bussie starts out with her definition of the eye-catching title of this book. She arranges this book over six chapters. She starts the beginning of each chapter with a relevant Bable verse, saying or poem. She end...
by LifeLoveTruth on Aug 3, 2016

-Reacting to Those Who Are Blaming Christians for Orlando?

   (Eric Metaxas: Image source) Here’s a good article by Eric Metaxas: “Blaming Christians for Orlando? “ In it he references an editorial by the New York Times, The Daily Beast, and reactions by CNN’s Anderson Cooper all piling on...
by APOLOGETICA on Jun 24, 2016

-Some Are Blaming Christians for the Orlando Attack?

Not only is it politically correct to ignore the Islamist ties to terrorism but some on the left are actually blaming Christians for the Orlando terrorist attack. From the Washington Examiner- “ACLU lawyers blame ‘Christian right,’ GOP...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jun 16, 2016

Freezes Over

A good metaphor gone bad can do a lot of damage. Like a loose cannon. Hell is a bad neighborhood for metaphors. Taken literally Hell can be hell. So it is that many evangelical Christians are abandoning the concept. Jumping … Continue reading &...

-Episcopal Priest Proud of Abortion to Finish Divinity School?

An Episcopal priest testifying before SCOTUS seems to be proud that she had an abortion in order to finish divinity school. Here’s the story from the Christian Post: A New England Episcopal priest who says she aborted an accidental pregnancy while...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Mar 7, 2016

Inside the Investigation into Child Sexual Abuse at Sovereign Grace Ministries

Inside the Investigation into Child Sexual Abuse at Sovereign Grace Ministries Elizabeth Dias  Feb. 16, 2016How one reporter investigated child sex abuse at a major evangelical churchThe February issue of Washingtonian Magazine featured an...

How Influential Is the Christian Vote?

Most of my information on the 2016 U.S. presidential election comes from my spam file, and I keep up with events in the two minutes it takes me to clear the detritus each day. One recent headline brayed, “Christian Evangelical … Continue...
by Middle Aged Plague on Feb 8, 2016

-What Are Evangelicals Anyway?

The mainstream media refers to Evangelicals like they are some kind of conservative political entity. The American media has it all wrong. The proof that the media consistently gets it all wrong is found in the fact that most of the African American...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Nov 25, 2015

Matt in Atlanta

Matt has safely arrived in Atlanta and I thinks he has forgiven me for his hotel (we did not realise just how really bad, and somewhat entertaining, the Trip Advisor reviews were until just before he left). The first day of the Annual Meeting of the...
by MandM on Nov 17, 2015

Matt Elected to the Executive Board of the Evangelical Philosophical Society

Congratulations to this blog’s Matthew Flannagan who was just elected to the executive board of the Evangelical Philosophical Society. Congratulations also to Frank Beckwith, Paul Franks who were also just elected to the board. Matt, Frank an...
by MandM on Nov 14, 2015

-NAE: Evangelicals Divided Over Capital Punishment

A new resolution from the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) recognizes that there is now a division among Evangelical Christians when it comes to capitol punishment. The membership in the NAE includes 40 conservative Christian denominations...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Oct 21, 2015

Don't Wear the Holy Blinders.

This has bugged me for a long time, most of my life really.So many people who are religious want to wear "Holy Blinders" to allow them and the Devout never to see what all God has created for them NOT to see... apparently.The Holy Blinders?Much of fu...
by Murdockinations on Aug 17, 2015

Morning Buzz | New Healthcare, Contraception Rules for Employers with Religious Objections

In today's buzz, Scott Walker announces his run for president, plus female employees will now have access to free birth control.

In the New York Times | An Evangelical Revival in the Heart of New York

Sociologist Tony Carnes uses PRRI's American Values Atlas to show that New York City's evangelical population is booming—thanks largely to immigration.

-Jimmy Carter Says Jesus Would Approve Of Gay Marriage

Former President Jimmy Carter said this week that he believes Jesus would approve of gay marriage.  From the Blaze: “I believe he would. I believe Jesus would. I don’t have any verse in scripture…” Carter responded when asked by HuffPo L...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jul 9, 2015

-ACLU: Will Not Defend Religious Freedom of Christians

The ACLU recently announced that they would no longer defend and support the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) specifically because they claim that the RFRA is now used as a tool of discrimination. What they are really saying is that t...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jun 30, 2015

-Evangelicals Still Growing but Denominations in Decline?

‘Lies, Darned Lies and Church Statistics’ We recently wrote about a poll that showed Baptists to be among the most favored denominations in America. Now comes this latest information that shows a decline in the the largest Baptist and evangelical...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jun 15, 2015


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