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Articles Written By Bill Heid

Amish Farmer Jailed For Selling Herbs

Amish Farmer Jailed For Selling Herbs

An Amish farmer jailed for selling herbs has recently lost his appeal in a case in which he challenged the government’s ability to prosecute him on charges of not cooperating with government officials while he was being investigated for the ...

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The Testimony of Heroes

The Testimony of Heroes

“It is our job to tell the stories. Tell your students what a difference people of courage and nobility and genius have made to the world. Just tell the stories!” —Scott LaBarge, “Why Heroes Are Important” (2000)   A Cloud ...

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Why Study History? Why Remember The Past?

Why Study History? Why Remember The Past?

Historians with increasing and distressing frequency are openly admitting that history has no meaning and shows little or no purpose or goals. — C. Gregg Singer, “The Problem of Historical Interpretation” (1976) One has to go back of the “facts” ...

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Wise Men From The East

Wise Men From The East

And lo, to their great surprise, the star which they saw in the east then appeared . . .. —John Gill, Exposition of the New Testament (1746-8) Nothing will awaken those that are resolved to be regardless. —Matthew Henry, Commentary ...

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Is Your New Year’s Resolution Logical?

Is Your New Year’s Resolution Logical?

Wherefore our wills also have just so much power as God willed and foreknew that they should have. . . —Augustine of Hippo, The City of God (5th century)   For we do not say that man is dragged unwillingly ...

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Is There Such A Thing As ‘Natural Law’?

Is There Such A Thing As ‘Natural Law’?

If you want my thesis of natural law theory in one graphic sentence, I will provide it: the most consistent defender of natural law theory was the Marquis de Sade.                      — Gary North, Westminster’s Confession (1991)    The Fear ...

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Advent In Space And Time

Advent In Space And Time

“After all, nitpicking the timeline of Xena: Warrior Princess is the surest way to madness.” Chris Sims on the Xena Christmas Special (2015)   “Chronological Bible teaching presents a foundation for understanding Jesus’ death and resurrection”           ...

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