Reasons to Believe


  • Risen and What Makes a Good Christian Film

    Christian filmmakers are on a roll. The last several years have brought us an increasing number of religious films, many bordering on mainstream and featuring globally recognized stars. But among the … more

  • Jesus’ Family and the Resurrection

    People who doubt religion and the supernatural typically think believers lack skepticism. In the minds of most atheists, Christians cannot sufficiently think through a religious claim unless they … more

  • The Hope That We Have

    But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and … more

  • What Is Christianity’s Most Dangerous Idea?

    The Christian faith contains many volatile truths that challenged—and continue to challenge—the world’s cultural and religious status quo. But none have been as world-changing as the … more

  • An Elephant in the Resurrection Skeptic’s Room

    Today, Reflections offers a guest article by Milt Chamberlain


    Skeptic Richard Carrier writes, “Many things could be said which cast doubt on the story of the Resurrection of Jesus by … more

  • Christianity's Most Dangerous Ideas

    What makes an idea dangerous? When it stands to change everything you thought you knew. Kenneth Samples reveals some of Christianity’s most dangerous ideas with Bill Feltner, host of “His … more

  • What is the most compelling evidence for someone to become a Christian?

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    Dr. Hugh Ross addressed what the strongest evidence for believing in Jesus is during a Q&A at Fellowshipchurch with Pastor Ed Young. RTB also has a new video available on YouTube providing the "10 … more

  • Engaging in Christ-Centered Conversation

    Last week, my colleague Krista Bontrager shared her insights into Son of God and the TV mini-series from which the film was derived. Whether or not you choose to see Son of God in theatres (or any of … more

  • The Heart of Christianity

    It’s no wonder Holy Week is so special to believers. As RTB theologian Kenneth Samples writes, “Jesus’ being raised to new life three days after His execution pumps the heart of the … more

  • Five Reasons to Believe in the Resurrection

    Jesus Christ’s bodily resurrection from the dead three days after His execution pumps the heart of the Christian gospel. Apologists through the centuries have reasoned from five basic strands of … more

  • Thoughts on Palm Sunday

    As we’ve done the past four years, we will be spending Palm Sunday weekend at the Mount Hermon Christian Writers’ Conference amid California’s glorious coastal redwood forest. … more

  • Resource Highlight: Jesus’ Death and Resurrection

    And if Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith. More than that, we are then found to be false witnesses about God, for we have testified about God that he raised … more

  • Understanding Lent

    In case you’ve missed the subtle reminders (ads for fish sandwich Fridays and friends’ Facebook posts divulging what they’re giving up), the season of Lent is upon us. Some view the … more

  • Christ's Cross: Its Fourfold Distinctive Meaning

    At the very heart of historic Christianity stands a cross. The Gospel message is that God brought forth redemption from sin through the crucifixion of his Son (Colossians 1:19–20). The cross … more

  • Christianity's Dangerous Ideas

    “Who said anything about safe? ’Course he isn’t safe. But he’s good. He’s the King, I tell you.”1

    This line—from my favorite book in C. S. Lewis’s … more