Monthly Archives: July 2015

Know Your Bible? Many Christians Don’t (CBN video clip)

Here are some direct quotes from this CBN video report by Wendy Griffith (4:09). More than 60% of Americans can’t name either half of the ten commandments or the four gospels of the New Testament. Some 80%, including born-again Christians, … Continue reading

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Why is Bible Engagement Down in an Age of Digital Accessibility? | by Rachel Barach

What’s technology really doing to the Bible: three reasons Bible engagement is down — and three ways we can change that. (4-minute read; 1,045 words) Source: What’s Technology Really Doing to the Bible? – OnFaith (Courtesy of BibleGateway Blog; “Bible … Continue reading

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Why So Many Churches Hear So Little of the Bible | by Al Mohler

(Originally posted by Al Mohler at his website Friday, February 19, 2010.) Opening excerpt: “It is well and good for the preacher to base his sermon on the Bible, but he better get to something relevant pretty quickly, or we … Continue reading

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George Barna and David Barton Talk About Biblical Literacy in America (CBN video clip)

This CBN video clip (4:23) profiles the thesis of the 2014 book by George Barna and David Barton titled U-Turn: Restoring America to the Strength of its Roots.   In it, they decry the sad state of biblical literacy in America … Continue reading

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The Epidemic of Bible Illiteracy in Our Churches | by Ed Stetzer

Ed Stetzer talks about biblical literacy in this blog post.  In it, he links to four other posts or articles he’s written on the same subject. Source: The Epidemic of Bible Illiteracy in Our Churches | The Exchange | A … Continue reading

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Top Christian Resources on the Marriage Debate | Center for Strategic Apologetics

Opening excerpt: It’s the most difficult and contentious issue facing Christians in the Western world today, and we all need the best possible information available. This is especially true in the U.S, now that the Supreme Court has made gay … Continue reading

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How Geographic Separation Affirms the Reliability of the New Testament | J. Warner Wallace

(4-minute read; 904 words) Source: How Geographic Separation Affirms the Reliability of the New Testament | Cold Case Christianity HT: Greg West at The Poached Egg of Ratio Christi

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