The Author

Michael Patton is the president of Credo House Ministries. Michael received a master of theology degree in New Testament studies from Dallas Theological Seminary in 2001. He blogs at Parchment and Pen and is also a speaker on the podcast Theology Unplugged. He lives in Edmond with his wife and four kids.

7 Ways to Deal with Doubt

Doubt is the gap between current faith and perfect faith. If this is the case, we all doubt.

Will God Protect My Children?

We don’t become Christians because of fringe benefits; we

Answering Alternatives to the Resurrection

I think it takes more (blind) faith not to

Can the Bible Be Used to Prove the Bible?

In order to assess them as one document one

How to Preach a Text When You Don’t Know What It Means

Convictionless churches are empty churches. Sure, it may be cool these days to be noncommittal. Sure, backing off and saying that you “could be wrong”