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The Atheist Who Tried to Steal Christmas

With Harvard recently naming an atheist their university chaplain, we were reminded of a column Larry wrote for USA Today in 2011 about an effort to pollute the minds of children with atheism. We think you will enjoy it.

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The People “in Between”

What do you do when you find yourself sitting next to a grieving parent? Larry didn’t know what to do when he found himself talking with a man whose daughter had been murdered. So he did the only thing he could do—he prayed.

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Larry joins ‘Fearless with Jason Whitlock’ on Blaze TV

Jason Whitlock had never heard of Larry. But on Sunday Larry posted a series of tweets on public schooling vs homeschooling. That tweet-chain got a lot of attention. Whitlock, fascinated, reached out and asked Larry to join him on his show. We think you will be intrigued by their conversation.

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Sam Sorbo

You Can Do It!

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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Sam Sorbo

School’s Out: The Education Dilemma

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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Tom Ascol

What Is Going On & How Do Should We Respond?

https://youtu.be/8NlGidFB83s Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and

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Tom Ascol

Critical Race Theory & Christianity

https://youtu.be/arS8rthaRcA Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and

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Eric Metaxas

Nazi Germany, America, & the Lessons of Bonhoeffer

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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A Testimony & God’s Plan for You

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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We Aren’t Called to Abdicate the Culture

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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CL Bryant

America: Where Are You?

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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Where is Jim Crow? Who is Uncle Tom?

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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Larry Alex Taunton & Eric Metaxas On the Jenna Ellis Show

Larry joins The Jenna Ellis Show on the new conservative satellite channel Real America’s Voice (RAV) TV to discuss his daughter’s recent wedding and survival of the evils of socialism, an upcoming conference, and his relationship with the guest host filling in for Jenna, Eric Metaxas. Watch Video on Real

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Father of the Bride … and a Groom

Lord, have mercy on me. I stood at the back of the aisle in our improvised outdoor chapel on this beautiful June evening in the American South. I patted my daughter Sasha’s hand reassuringly with all the outward confidence of a dad who’s been there, done that. Now, now, dear,

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Richard Dawkins Is Right: You Are What You Are

The Oxford scientist and professional atheist may be wrong about God, but he is right about transgenderism (NOTE TO READER: I submitted this article to Richard Dawkins prior to publication. His response: “I read it. Hated it.” You are duly warned.) “Would you like some coffee?” my host asked. “If

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Washington Watch with Tony Perkins interviews Larry Taunton

Larry Taunton Applies Marxism to Current Political Landscape Surrounding Voting Integrity

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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Dawkins vs Lennox Debate On Ministry Now with Larry Taunton

https://youtu.be/PeLHKGzTNhU Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and

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Questions & Answers with Larry Alex Taunton

What follows are some questions put to Larry in recent months. In some cases, the questions are those of specific individuals; in others they are a composite, reflecting the questions of many people on the same topic.   Q: I read The Grace Effect. Loved it. How is Sasha these

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Dinesh D’Souza interviews Larry Alex Taunton about his new book “Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days”

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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What Makes America Great and How to Keep It That Way – Interview With Larry Taunton

Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available to order now) You can subscribe to his blog at larryalextaunton.com and find

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Ravi Zacharias: “Who Can Know it?”

I recently finished reading the memoirs of chauffeur Erich Kempka. As you might imagine, a chauffeur has a number of interesting stories to tell about his passengers. In Kempka’s case, they were often quite famous. As the narrative unfolds, you feel like you are riding shotgun while the chauffeur relates

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What Happened on Capitol Hill? An Eyewitness Account

Two days after the events on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Fixed Point Foundation executive director Larry Alex Taunton sat down with a couple that participated in the rally. Was it an “insurrection” as media has characterized it? Or is there more to the story?

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Larry joins The Eric Metaxas Show to discuss his latest article and the unraveling of America

There is a sociological element to all of this. Elitist conservatives don’t want to be associated with patriotic working class Americans. Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of

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#LockdownHoliday

People constantly ask me, “What can I do?” You can start by celebrating Thanksgiving and Christmas however you want in defiance of irrational government edicts To say that we are passing through a period that is unique to the American experience is a bit of an understatement. I am not

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Letter to Christians in troubled times

Dear Friends & Supporters: I know that many of you are as unsettled by the events of recent days as I am. Dead people voting. Hundreds of thousands of ballots suddenly appearing that are all—every single one—magically in Biden’s favor. Voting machines that turn Trump votes to Biden votes. A

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Tim Keller, John Piper, & Donald Trump

If America is to be overrun by the barbarian hordes, it is kindly requested that Tim Keller & Co. not open the gates When editors at The American Spectator asked me to write a column for their exceptional magazine about the liberalization of the American church in the age of

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CL Bryant

Larry talks America with former NAACP leader, Trump supporter, filmmaker, & radio host C.L. Bryant on The C.L. Bryant Show:

CL Bryant Show · Larry Taunton – 072120 Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, and the soon-to-be-released Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available for pre-order

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Larry Taunton Open Letter Christians Eric Metaxas

Larry Taunton Is Back To Share An Open Letter On The Current Political Crisis

Also check out… A Letter to America’s Pastors & Churches Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, and the soon-to-be-released Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available

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A Letter to America’s Pastors & Churches

America needs your leadership now more than ever. But there are a few things you must know and a few more you must expect. A generation ago, pastor and theologian Francis Schaeffer issued a call-to-arms to the American Church in an explosive little book titled A Christian Manifesto (1981). Alarmed

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Taunton and Metaxas on America

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nvw7shgdGp8&feature=youtu.be Author and TV/radio host Eric Metaxas found Larry Alex Taunton’s lecture “Understanding What Is Happening In America” profoundly insightful. On Tuesday, the two men discussed it and the crisis facing the American Church. We hope you will find it helpful. Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point

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Understanding What Is Happening in America: A Christian Response

There’s an evil logic behind the riots, flag burning, and statue-toppling, and it’s not just America that’s under attack—it’s the Christian faith that’s under assault. Last week I gave a keynote address at a gathering of conservative Christian Americans in a Birmingham, Alabama hotel. Although social distancing regulations dictated the

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Understanding What Is Happening in America

Listen to the audio only: Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, Daily Caller, and The American Spectator. He is also the author of The Grace Effect, The Gospel Coalition Book of the Year The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, and the soon-to-be-released Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days. (Available for pre-order now) You can subscribe to

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Zoom Live Stream “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eR9x5xCnB8M Watch our first, LIVE, video chat session on Zoom. Listen in as Larry discusses one of the greatest novels ever written and its extraordinary significance for our time. “The Brothers Karamazov”by Fyodor Dostoevsky Larry Alex Taunton is the Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation and a freelance columnist contributing to USA Today, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN,

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The PC Bullies Attacked Him for What?

New Mississippi head football coach Mike Leach has run afoul of the PC police and he’s taken a beating. He deserves to be defended, and that is part of our mission. Indeed, the Lord has used us quite powerfully in this regard. We have always tried to use our modest platform to

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Fighting the Coronavirus “War” Like It’s War

Some things that are written age better than others. I recall as a graduate student in history doing research at the Naval War College and gaining access to the classified papers of a notable admiral in the United States Navy. Buried in his 1947 thesis on the future of the

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One Physician’s Take on Coronavirus

I am a practicing physician (a dermatologist) and I serve on the board of Fixed Point Foundation. As a medical professional, I follow medical trends as a rule. But as a follower and supporter of Larry’s work I have had the additional perspective of how COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the

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A Word on Faith and Viruses

I hope this letter finds all of you well and virus-free. I’d like to say a few words about the coronavirus: The virus itself, the so-called “pandemic,” the panic it has caused, and our faith in Jesus Christ. I hope it will be helpful to you. The Situation in Europe

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Something Wicked This Way Comes: The de-Christianization of America and What a Post-Christian America Will Look Like Without Revival

It’s official: America is losing its religion. According to Pew Forum, Gallup, the General Social Survey, and several other studies in recent years, this downward trajectory in American religious belief has been the trend for decades. But since 2001, the de-Christianization of America has progressed with startling speed. What happened?

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When One Reference on Your Credit Application Is Enough

This week it was our great joy to attend our son Christopher’s graduation from Beeson Divinity School at Samford University. It is a long 3.5-year rigorous program to achieve this professional degree. Christopher has been equal to the task and we were thrilled to celebrate this solemn occasion with him.

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Seeing America One College Football Stadium at a Time

The Taunton Men love college football. A couple of years ago, we started an annual tradition: we would travel to one of the sport’s iconic stadiums to see one of the “blue bloods” play in what we hope will be a good game against a team other than Alabama. By

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The Pain Project: Tell Us Your Stories

The worst type of suffering, I believe, is that which the sufferer feels must be borne in silence. A couple of weeks ago, I was standing in the lobby of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. I had been sitting in the hotel’s restaurant for hours hammering out a

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Are Children ‘Hardwired’ to Believe in God?

University of Oxford developmental psychologist Dr. Olivera Petrovich has spent years researching a single question: Are children predisposed to belief in a transcendent being? Read Full Article on The American Spectator Larry Alex Taunton is an author, cultural commentator, and freelance columnist contributing to USA TODAY, Fox News, First Things, The Atlantic, CNN, and The American Spectator.  In

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The rally for nothing in particular, Larry in Fox News

The atheist “Reason Rally” that will take place in Washington on Saturday, March 24 symbolizes the growing strength of atheism in American culture and politics. Events of this kind are meant to get our attention and to generate media interest and articles such as this one. So as people prepare

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“Listening to Young Atheists,” Larry in The Atlantic

“Church became all about ceremony, handholding, and kumbaya,” Phil said with a look of disgust. “I missed my old youth pastor. He actually knew the Bible.” I have known a lot of atheists. The late Christopher Hitchens was a friend with whom I debated, road tripped, and even had a

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