Greg Bahnsen on presuppositional apologetics and circular reasoning (4 minutes)
Lots to chew on in this short 4-minute video. While it isn’t for everyone, if you’ve heard the accusation that presuppositional apologetics is “begging the question” or circular reasoning, then you need to give this a listen.
Why does it take so long to explain infant baptism?
R. Scott Clark has a 15-episode series explaining infant baptism. But “why does it take so long to explain and defend infant baptism? If it is true, should we not be able to explain and defend it more briefly?” Well, if short is what you are after, Clark also has a 52-word explanation. But, what he explains/argues here is that our understanding of baptism is based on the way we understand the Bible in general… which is why it can be a big topic!
What is Critical Race Theory?
The folks at Breakpoint Ministries give their best go at a short answer in the linked article above, while James Lindsay digs deeper in a 1-hour presentation here.
Why do algae “know” how to deal with rough seas?
Single-cell algae have a plan for how to deal with rough seas that might otherwise destroy them. How does this plan get triggered…and where did this plan come from? This is a bit of a technical read, but it is very short, and well worth the effort.
Americans wildly misinformed about Covid dangers
A majority of Americans surveyed overestimated the chances of Covid landing the average person in hospital by anywhere from 4 to 10 times the true danger. The study’s authors concluded: “The U.S. public is also deeply misinformed about the severity of the virus for the average infected person.”
Is it okay to do “x” on Sunday?
A great succinct answer, from Sinclair Ferguson…
What is your only comfort in life and death? (3 min)
The Heidelberg Catechism’s first question remains a thought-provoking (and an evangelism-helping?) one even today.