Daniel McCoy

Daniel McCoy

Daniel is happily married to Susanna, and they have 3 daughters and 2 sons. He is the editorial director for Renew.org as well as a part-time professor of philosophy for Ozark Christian College. He has a bachelor’s in theology (Ozark Christian College), master of arts in apologetics (Veritas International University), and PhD in theology (North-West University, South Africa). Among his books are the Popular Handbook of World Religions (general editor), Real Life Theology Handbook (with Andrew Jit), Mirage: 5 Things People Want From God That Don’t Exist, and The Atheist’s Fatal Flaw (co-authored with Norman Geisler).

The Old Testament Scriptures: What They Are and Why We Read Them

The Old Testament Scriptures: What They Are and Why We Read Them

What are the Old Testament scriptures, and why do Christians continue to study them? The Old Testament scriptures are a collection of 66 books written by and for ancient Jews. They include ancient law, historical narrative, wisdom literature, poetry, and prophecy. As for prophecy, the Old Testament promises eventual deliverance from a Messiah yet ends […]

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Navigating an Election Year Without Losing the Gospel

Navigating an Election Year Without Losing the Gospel

We’re living in volatile times, and the division keeps running deeper. It’s slicing even Christian families and churches right down the middle. Red-state parents send their kids off to deep-blue colleges, and the kids come back home armed with slogans and statistics proving how systemically racist, misogynistic, homophobic, and imperialistic the USA is. Parents respond […]

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The Catholic Church Is Blessing Same-Sex Unions? Let’s Check.

The Catholic Church Is Blessing Same-Sex Unions? Let’s Check.

December 18, 2023 On December 18, many of us woke up to headlines such as “Pope Francis Allows Priests to Bless Same-Sex Couples” and “Pope Francis Authorizes Blessings for Same-Sex Couples.” For most people, what did those headlines spell? They spelled CONFIRMATION. From one group came confirmation that said drily, “Pope Francis always was a […]

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