The Author

James N. Anderson is associate professor of theology and philosophy at Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte. His books include Paradox in Christian Theology (Wipf & Stock, 2007) and Why Should I Believe Christianity? (Christian Focus, 2016). 

Why Did God Allow the Fall?

A world with no fall and no salvation is altogether *less* God-glorifying than a world with a tragic fall and a wondrous salvation.

3 Christmas Mysteries

Ponder these three mysteries to revive your wonder at

Bugs, Features, and Atheism

The distinction between bugs and features can help us

Who’s Afraid of Relativism?

Though there's much to admire about Smith’s sympathetic interaction

Can Life Have Meaning Without God?

One of my favorite Far Side cartoons depicts a hapless-looking man leaning over a couch and holding a bizarre contraption he has just pulled