Latest Articles by Tim Chaffey

  • Introduction
    Feb. 8, 2011 from Apologetics Web Series

    In a culture where God’s Word is under attack from those inside and outside of the church, we must be ready to give a defense for the hope that is in us.

  • David: Little Guy or Mighty Man of War?
    Feb. 1, 2011 from Misconceptions Series

    Was David just a “little guy” when he fought Goliath? Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., examines what the Bible actually teaches about the stature of David.

  • Feedback Article
    God’s Not Clear on Homosexual Behavior?
    Jan. 14, 2011 from Feedback

    God does not allow us to pick and choose which verses to follow or reject. But those who say the Bible doesn’t condemn homosexual behavior do just that. Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., explains.

  • Devotional
    What Is the Goal of a Christian Parent?
    Jan. 13, 2011

    Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S. discusses the primary goal of Christian parenting.

  • Devotional
    How Should I View Being Single?
    Jan. 11, 2011

    The Bible discusses the benefits of being married and of being single. David Wright and Tim Chaffey explain how a young person should view these concepts.

  • Feedback Article
    A Manger Misconception?
    Jan. 7, 2011 from Misconceptions Series

    Does a manger refer to a whole stall or just a feeding trough? Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., explains.

  • Feedback Article
    Would Joseph’s Family Shun Mary?
    Dec. 31, 2010 from Misconceptions Series

    Would Joseph’s relatives still have accepted him, or more importantly Mary, into their homes, because they would have thought that Mary was pregnant out of wedlock?

  • Clearing Up Misconceptions: Introduction
    Nov. 29, 2010 from Misconceptions Series

    One of the keys to taking a stand on the Word of God is making sure we understand what is actually stated in the Bible. Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., introduces the Clearing Up Misconceptions web series.

  • Feedback Article
    The Definite Article
    Nov. 26, 2010 from Feedback

    Why do English translations of the Bible include definite articles that are not present in the original text?

  • Devotional
    Did God Really Say Savage Wolves Will Attack the Flock?
    Nov. 3, 2010

    The Bible talks about wolves in sheep’s clothing who would deceive the flock. Tim Chaffey provides examples of these dangerous wolves and their false ideas.

  • Feedback Article
    Is the Bible Authoritative and Inerrant?
    Oct. 22, 2010 from Feedback

    Since the Bible has been copied and translated so many times, can we really trust that we have the words of the authors? Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., responds.

  • Feedback Article
    Dinosaurs in the Lobby
    Oct. 15, 2010 from Feedback

    A recent visitor to the Creation Museum wonders about our depiction of children playing next to young dinosaurs. Tim Chaffey, AiG-U.S., addresses these concerns.

  • Feedback Article
    Is God Selfish and Vindictive?
    Oct. 8, 2010 from Feedback

    A concerned reader wonders how to respond to the claim that God is vindictive. Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., responds.

  • Truth for the Youth
    Sept. 20, 2010

    A former high school teacher and youth pastor discusses the importance of training young people and some of the new resources designed to help them recognize the authority of God's Word.

  • Feedback Article
    Will the World End in 2012?
    Sept. 17, 2010 from Feedback

    A concerned reader wonders about the 2012 hype. Tim Chaffey, AiG-U.S., addresses his concerns.

  • Feedback Article
    When Did Time Begin?
    Aug. 6, 2010 from Feedback

    Did time begin on Day Four when God created the sun, moon, and stars? After all, the Bible doesn’t give an exact date for creation. Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., addresses this misconception.

  • Leading Atheists Display Their Bias
    May 25, 2010

    If there is no God, as these leading atheists aggressively proclaim, then there is no absolute standard for morality and it would be foolish to say something is right or wrong.

  • Feedback Article
    Look Only at Spiritual Fruit?
    May 21, 2010 from Feedback

    Does spiritual fruit trump disdain for the clear teachings of Scripture? Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., shows why faith in Christ and adherence to His Word must work together.

  • Feedback Article
    A Heavy Burden?
    March 19, 2010 from Feedback

    A ministry worker on a college campus thinks teaching a “literal interpretation” prevents students from accepting the gospel.

  • Feedback Article
    Which Is Worse?
    Feb. 26, 2010 from Feedback

    An old-earth proponent wonders if progressive creationism is better than theistic evolution. But as Tim Chaffey, AiG–U.S., shows, any view that undermines biblical authority is equally corrosive.

  • Feedback Article
    Nothing Borrowed
    Nov. 20, 2009 from Feedback

    Great civilizations accomplished amazing things without believing in God, so why must He exist for logic to be true?

  • Feedback Article
    Dinosaur Confusion
    Oct. 16, 2009 from Feedback

    Dinosaurs, which were really just birds, were killed off by a flood, but not Noah’s Flood? Tim Chaffey and David Wright, AiG–US, clear up some confusion about dinosaurs.

  • A Young Earth—It’s Extremely Relevant
    Aug. 18, 2008

    Many Christians have been led to believe that the debate over the age of the earth is unimportant because it is “just a side issue.” In reality, however, this thinking is erroneous.

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