Resources

Resources

Transgender, etc.

“What is a Christian response to transgenderism?”, with James Anderson. Transgenderism: A Christian Perspective, by James Anderson. The Philosophical Contradictions of the Transgender Worldview, by Ryan Anderson. Biology Isn’t Bigotry: Why Sex Matters in the Age of Gender Identity, by Ryan Anderson. What Is the Worldview Behind the Transgender Movement?, by Sean McDowell. “Gender Identity” in A Student’s Guide to Culture, by John Stonestreet & Brett kunkle (David C. Cook), 102-109. “Transgender, Transreality” in Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions…

On Abortion

The Case for Life:  Equipping Christians to Engage the Culture, by Scott Klusendorf (Crossway). Defending Life: A Moral and Legal Case Against Abortion Choice, by Francis Beckwith (Cambridge). “The Body Impolitic: How the Homosexual Narrative Demeans the Body” in Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions about Life and Sexuality, by Nancy Pearcey (Baker), 155-192. Conference with Scott Klusendorf on Answering Abortion Arguments. Click here. Standing Strong Under Fire: Popular Abortion Arguments and Why They Fail, by Scott Klusendorf. Debate between…

On Pornography, Sex, etc.

(video) Does Porn Actually Affect You? Yes, the Evidence is Clear, Sean McDowell (7/24/20) (video) Pornography, by Sean McDowell (2/24/14) Wired for Intimacy: How Pornography Hijacks the Male Brain, by William M. Struthers (IVP. Pornography: Slaying the Dragon, by David Powlison (P&R Publishing). Chasing Love: Sex, Love, and Relationships in a Confused Culture, by Sean McDowell (B&H). See This interview with Sean (11/22/20). How Can I Overcome Lust?, by Ryan McGraw (RHB). Friends and Lovers: Cultivating Companionship and Intimacy in…

On Drug Addiction, etc.

Addictions: A Banquet in the Grave: Finding Hope in the Power of the Gospel, by Ed Welch (P&R). Crossroads: A Step-by-Step Guide Away from Addiction (Study Guide), by Ed Welch (New Growth Press). Blame It on the Brain: Distinguishing Chemical Imbalances, Brain Disorder, and Disobedience, by Ed Welch (P&R). Resources on addiction from Brad Hambrick. Click here. The Heart of Addition: A Biblical Perspective, by Mark Shaw (Focus Publishing). Workbook. The Addiction Connection podcast with host Mark Shaw. Beyond Sobriety…

On Counseling

Caring for the Souls of Children, ed. by Amy Baker (New Growth Press). Seeing with New Eyes: Counseling and the Human Condition through the Lens of Scripture, by David Powlison (P&R Publishing). A Theology of Biblical Counseling, by Heath Lambert (Zondervan). The Biblical Counseling Movement: History and Context, by David Powlison (New Growth Press). Competent to Counsel: Introduction to Nouthetic Counseling, by Jay Adams (Zondervan). The Pastor and Counseling: The Basics of Shepherding Members in Need, by Jeremy Pierre and…

On Systematic Theology

Reformed Dogmatics: A System of Christian Theology (Single Volume Edition), by Geerhardus Vos (Lexham Press). 5 Single Volumes. Reformed Dogmatics, 4 Volumes, by Herman Bavinck (Baker). The Wonderful Works of God, Bavinck (Westminster Seminary Press). Things Unseen: A Systematic Introduction to the Christian Faith and Reformed Theology, by J. Gresham Machen (Westminster Seminary Press). Reformed Systematic Theology, Volume 1: Revelation and God, by Joel Beeke and Paul Smalley (RHB). Reformed Systematic Theology: Volume 2: Man and Christ, Beeke and Smalley…

The Occult

Witchcraft: Exploring the World of Wicca. Craig Hawkins (Baker). Goddess Worship: Witchcraft and Neo-Paganism. Craig Hawkins (Zondervan) Witchcraft Goes Mainstream: Uncovering Its Alarming Impact on You and Your Family. Brooks Alexander (Harvest House). WICCA. Rick Branch (Watchman Fellowship Profile). (video) A Look At Wicca with Marcia Montenegro (10/9/20). Why Not Burn Witches? Bill Honsberger. Article; audio. Witchcraft, WICCA, and Neo-Paganism, by Marcia Montenegro. The Occult. James Walker (Watchman Fellowship Profile). Spellbound:  The Paranormal Seduction of Today’s Youth. Marcia Montenegro (David…

The Baha’i Faith

Watchman Fellowship’s Profile. See CARM’s page on the Baha’i here. “The Baha’i Faith”, by Dr. Nagy Iskander in World Religions and Cults: Counterfeits of Christianity, Vol. 1, Gen. Eds. Bodie Hodge & Roger Patterson (Master Books), pp. 279-288. “The Baha’i Faith, by Ron Rhodes in The Challenge of the Cults and New Religions (Zondervan), pp. 212-229. “The Baha’i Faith, by Walter Martin in The Kingdom of the Cults (6th ed.), (Bethany House), pp. 365-? “Baha’i” in Encyclopedia of Cults and…

On the Problem of Evil

(video) If God is Good, Why is there Suffering and Evil?, with Scott Oliphint. “The Problem of Evil Part 1 & 2, by Greg Bahnsen. Why Is There Evil in the World (and So Much of It?), by Greg Welty (Christian Focus). An Essay by Greg Welty. (video) How Do We Deal with the Problem of Evil? with Greg Welty. Calvinism and the Problem of Evil, Edited by David Alexander and Daniel Johnson (Pickwick Publications). What about Evil? A Defense…

On the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit (Theology for the People of God), by Gregg Allison, Andreas J. Köstenberger, et. al. (Broadman & Holeman) The Beauty and Glory of the Holy Spirit, ed. Joel Beeke (Reformation Heritage Books). He Who Gives Life: The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit, by Graham A. Cole (Crossway). The Holy Spirit, by Geoffrey Thomas (Reformation Heritage Books). The Holy Spirit (Contours of Christian Theology), by Sinclair Ferguson (InterVarsity Press).

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society/Jehovah’s Witnesses

Profile, by Jason Barker. Various articles from Watchman Fellowship, a Countercult organization. Jehovah’s Witnesses: Their Claims, Doctrinal Changes, and Prophetic Speculation. What Does the Record Show?, by Edmund C. Gruss (Xulon Press). Reasoning from the Scriptures with the Jehovah’s Witnesses, by Ron Rhodes (updated and expanded) (Harvest House). Robert Bowman, Jr. has put together a research bibliography.

On Slavery & the Bible

Does The Bible Endorse Slavery?, with Paul Viggiano. Click here. Does the Bible Endorse Slavery?, with Paul Copan. Click here. Greg Koukl interviews Paul Copan on Slavery in the Bible. Click here. Gregory of Nyssa – A Lone Voice Against Slavery, by Simonetta Carr.