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Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

The Sin of Certainty

god's voice

“Maybe You’re Just Not Listening” (My Mom . . . or God.)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

In The Sin of Certainty, I tell a brief story about the time I was in middle school and made myself a sandwich. After I was done, I tied up […]

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doubt makes God angry

My Answer to a Student’s Question About Whether Doubt Makes God Angry

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Sooner or later, doubt happens, and when it does, there is plenty in the Bible to identify with.

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everybody just calm down! I mean it!!

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

The paperback edition of The Sin of Certainty is coming out in just a few days—April 4, to be exact.

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The Sin of Certainty video trailer, in which I am prominently featured

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Here is a 2:31 trailer for The Sin of Certainty, featuring also the video-bombing camera-hog (and total Mensch) “Science Mike” McHargue. Many, many super-thanks to David and Kathi Peters at Global […]

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doubt: it’s not cool or hipster, but sacred

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Being “saved” by God is an ongoing process of growth and transformation, of dying and rising, of being “conformed to the image of his [God’s] Son,” as Paul puts it […]

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spiritual darkness

Darkness, a Vulnerable Faith, and the Normal Christian Life (Even at Christmas)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I posted this originally a few years ago, but I am posting it again as we are in the Christmas season. I know people who are struggling mightily with depression […]

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