What’s New at the Probe Site
Listed below are the latest articles and blogs posted on the Probe Ministries web site. We have over 1800 articles, blogs and answers to questions. So, if what you are looking for is not on this page, use the search magnifying glass icon at the upper right side of this page and type or tap what you are looking for. You will probably find something on the topic you are interested in exploring.
Scraping Ceilings and Souls: Lessons on Sanctification From a Home Improvement Project
Sept. 11, 2019
The process of upgrading and repairing Byron Barlowe’s home helped him to see how God does the same kind of transformation in the souls of Christ-followers.
Back Infections and Heart Infections
Sept. 4, 2019
Sue Bohlin draws a parallel between her husband’s post-surgical infection and the process of healing emotional and spiritual brokenness.
“Should I Divorce My Wife Since I’m Not Attracted to Her Anymore?”
Aug. 5, 2019
Probe answers an email question from an African pastor about divorce.
July 31, 2019
Marianne Williamson, contender for the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, has been on Probe’s radar for over ten years. As Oprah’s spiritual advisor and proponent of the New Age “A Course in Miracles,” she is a false teacher according to biblical standards.
The Thought Police Are Here
July 29, 2019
Sue Bohlin contrasts the censorship of the Thought Police with the life-giving fruit of living a life of obedience to God.
July 28, 2019
Dr. Ray Bohlin looks at the science behind climate change alarmism and encourages you to be skeptical of what you hear from much of the media.
How to Kill Sin: John Owen’s The Mortification of Sin
July 20, 2019
Paul Rutherford provides an overview of the Puritan John Owen’s classic book The Mortification of Sin.
Atheist Myths and Scientism
July 14, 2019
Steve Cable exposes some atheist myths and the false ideology of scientism, all designed to destroy people’s faith.
June 29, 2019
Kerby Anderson assesses how social media’s influence is changing our brains and the way we think. He also provides an overview of censorship within social media.
“My Daughter Says She’s a Boy—What Do I Do?”
June 11, 2018
Sue Bohlin provides biblical perspective on the issue of transgender to a hurting mom who wants to love her confused daughter well.
What is Art, Anyway?
Apr. 30, 2019
Guest blogging for Sue Bohlin, high school art teacher Laura Helms writes about how she teaches students to examine how they approach what the culture calls art.
What Difference Does the Resurrection Make?
Apr. 16, 2019
Sue Bohlin suggests 4 ways the resurrection of Jesus can make a difference in the lives of believers today.
Princess Warrior, First Responder
Mar. 5, 2019
Sue Bohlin suggests a way that girls and women can grow beyond stereotypical feminine behavior to glorify God as godly fighters and protectors.
How Bad Is This Conversion Therapy Thing?
Feb. 19, 2019
Sue Bohlin explains what’s going on in the fight against Conversion Therapy.
When Things Get Crazy on Social Media: Responding Biblically to Firestorms
Jan. 28, 2019
Sue Bohlin suggests how to respond biblically to stories going viral: by remembering there’s always more to the story, and taking time before judging or commenting.
The Value of Christian Doctrine and Apologetics
Jan. 3, 2019
Dr. Michael Gleghorn makes a case for why Christian doctrine and apologetics are important for spiritual growth and maturity.
Celebrating Christmas Wrongly?
Dec. 25, 2018
Sue Bohlin suggests that our motives are what determines whether we’re celebrating Christmas right or not.
Truth You Can Sing About – Part 3
Dec. 9, 2018
Probe radio producer Steven Davis provides spiritual truth in 5 Christmas carols backed by new music written and performed by his son Jon Clive Davis.
Lessons From a Hospital Bed
Nov. 14, 2018
Sue Bohlin’s experiences with two surgeries and recoveries in the past several months connect to important spiritual truths.
Pew Research on Religious Beliefs of American Christians
Nov. 13, 2018
Steve Cable examines the religious beliefs of American Christians based on Pew Research, discovering that the number of those holding a biblical worldview continues to decline.
“Why Are Children Born Blind?”
Nov. 12, 2018
Probe answers an email question so old it shows up in the Bible.
“Gosnell”: The Doctor Who Snuffed Out Babies and His Silencing Accomplices
Oct. 25, 2018
Byron Barlowe reviews the movie Gosnell.
Social Media, You and Your Family
Sept. 16, 2018
Probe Ministries hosted a presentation by Kerby Anderson on “Social Media, You and Your Family” on October 16, 2018 at the Hope Center in Plano, Texas. This page features a link to the recorded message as well as Kerby’s book which people at the presentation received.
Measuring Pluralism: A Difficult Task
Sept. 6, 2018
Steve Cable examines the data concerning American Christians’ beliefs about pluralism, the belief that all religions are true and valid ways to know about God, the world, and salvation.
What Do You Regret?
Sept. 5, 2018
Sue Bohlin blogs about the many answers she received to her question, ‘What do you regret?’
Religious Affiliation of American Emerging Adults: 1996 to 2014
July 25, 2018
Steve Cable examines the data concerning young American adults’ religious patterns, discovering that “the Nones” will soon constitute the majority of emerging adults.
Islam and Terrorism
July 8, 2018
Kerby Anderson provides various perspectives on the link between Islam and terrorism, including how Americans and Christians can think about its encroachment on our culture.
From Fears to Tears
June 29, 2018
Sue Bohlin blogs through her adventure in hip replacement as God takes away her fears but then she encounters unexpected grief.
June 21, 2018
Kerby Anderson examines four famous intellectuals—Rousseau, Marx, Russell and Sartre, looking for reasons they are worth following and not finding much.
Religious Beliefs and Advanced Degrees
June 21, 2018
Steve Cable examines the data focusing on those with advanced degrees to inquire about their religious beliefs and practices.
I’m Scared, Lord
June 3, 2018
Sue Bohlin blogs about handling her fears of upcoming major surgery by trusting God and the power of others’ prayers.
Mister Rogers and the Hunger for God
May 2, 2018
Sue Bohlin blogs about how Fred Rogers demonstrated the heart of his heavenly Father to millions of TV watchers through his program Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.
Changing Religious Affiliations From Childhood to Young Adulthood
April 21, 2018
Over three-fourths of young adults claiming no religious affilation (Nones) were raised in homes of some kind of faith. Steve Cable examines the data leading to this alarming fact.
Dr. Ray Bohlin Publicly Debates in Belarus
Mar. 30, 2018
Account of Dr. Ray Bohlin’s public debate and ministry, along with Probe colleague Todd Kappelman, in Belarus in March 3018.
Why Every Christian Student Needs Mind Games
Mar. 25, 2018
Sue Bohlin explains the benefits of sending high school students to Probe’s week-long Mind Games camp to build their faith and confidence that Christianity is true.
What It’s Like to Live With a Disability
Mar. 7, 2018
Sue Bohlin reflects on what life is like with a disability that has escalated to where she’s not able to walk anymore.
Nones: Are Not Mostly Christians Who Are Unaffiliated
Jan. 17, 2018
Steve Cable determines that “Nothing in Particulars” are not actually practicing Christians who just don’t want to affiliate with a particular denomination.
Darwinism: A Teetering House of Cards
Jan. 15, 2018
Steve Cable examines four areas of recent scientific discovery that undermine evolution.