Archives

Welcome to my archives. This is a long list of my posts, sorted by category.

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Learning

Reason

Evidence and Faith
Thinking Methods

Scripture

Understanding
Vision
Attitude
Consistency
Faith
Guidance (Upcoming)
Servanthood (Upcoming)
Legacy (Upcoming)
Fellowship (Upcoming)
Evangelism (Upcoming)
Biblical Topics

Worshiping

Corporate Worship

Goodness

Motivation

Leading

Christian Persuasion

Politics

Abortion
Government
Foreign Policy

Church Leadership

Platform

My Mission

Books

Announcements

 


Learning

Reason

Evidence and Faith

John Locke on Faith
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/john-locke-on-faith/

Why Did the Disciples Believe in Jesus?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/why-did-the-disciples-believe-in-jesus/

Understanding and Then Faith
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/understanding-and-then-faith/

Knowledge in the Bible
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/knowledge-in-the-bible/

Why Believe the Bible?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/why-believe-the-bible/

Reason Vs. Revelation?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/reason-vs-revelation/

What Does Faith Rest On?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/10/faith-in-jesus/

Was Thomas’s Doubt Reasonable?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/01/was-thomass-doubt-reasonable/

Thinking Methods

Does Philosophy Bow the Knee to Scripture?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/10/bow/

How to Surrender No Premise
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/09/how-to-surrender-no-premise/

Inductionism: What’s the Plan?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/inductionism-whats-the-plan/

Inductionism: A Philosophical System
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/inductionism-a-philosophical-system/

Why Isn’t Induction Circular?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/why-isnt-induction-circular/

Top 10 Lessons in Thinking
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/top-10-lessons-in-thinking/

40 Points on Thinking
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/40-points-on-thinking/

44 Philosophical Blunders
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/44-philsophical-blunders/

Scripture

Understanding

Learning to See God’s Goodness
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/learning-to-see-gods-goodness/

Running with God’s Word: Yielding to the Character of God
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/yielding-to-the-character-of-god/

How to Understand the Bible More Clearly
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/how-to-understand-the-bible-more-clearly/

5 Steps to Sound Doctrine (Even When Everyone Disagrees)
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/5-steps-to-sound-doctrine-even-when-everyone-disagrees/

What Did Jesus Mean by “Judge Not”?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/10/judge/

Vision

Jesus at the Center: 7 Ways to Keep the Greater Vision
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/jesus-at-the-center-7-ways-to-keep-the-greater-vision/

Renew Your Passion for Jesus
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/renew-your-passion-for-jesus/

7 Verses for Laying Aside Distractions and Keeping the Vision of Christ
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/7-ways-to-lay-aside-distractions-and-keep-the-vision-of-christ/

Attitude

How to Love God More
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/how-to-love-god-more/

What’s in Your Heart, Christian? (Most People Miss This)
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/whats-in-your-heart-christian-most-people-miss-this/

Finding the Good in Christian Sorrow
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/finding-the-good-in-christian-sorrow/

Don’t Grow Weary
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/08/dont-grow-weary/

Find the Joy of Christmas
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/12/find-the-joy-of-christmas/

Consistency

How Do I Grow in Faithfulness?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/08/how-do-i-grow-in-faithfulness/

A Better Prayer Life
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/08/a-better-prayer-life

God Is There—Practice His Presence
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/08/god-is-there-practice-his-presence

Learn to Pray Like Daniel
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/08/learn-to-pray-like-daniel/

Do I Have to Go to Church?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/08/do-i-have-to-go-to-church/

How to Be Holy (Old Testament Style)
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/09/how-to-be-holy-old-testament-style/

Faith

What You’re Forgetting When Your Faith Is Weak
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/01/what-youre-forgetting-when-your-faith-is-weak/

He Who Promised Is Faithful
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/02/he-who-promised-is-faithful/

The Holy Self-Interest of Jesus in the Garden
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/02/the-holy-self-interest-of-jesus/

You’re a Legalist If You Draw a Clear Moral Line?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/10/legalist/

Guidance (Upcoming)

Servanthood (Upcoming)

Legacy (Upcoming)

Fellowship (Upcoming)

Evangelism (Upcoming)

Biblical Topics

God’s Gifts & Technology?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/gods-gifts-technology/

3 Powerful Ways to Absorb God’s Word
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/10/3-powerful-ways-to-absorb-gods-word/

Christianity, Humanism, and Civilization
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/10/christianity-humanism-and-civilization/

Worshiping

Corporate Worship

A Vision for Worship Ministry
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/01/a-vision-for-worship-ministry/

What Exactly Is Worship in the Bible?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/11/worship-in-the-bible/

Every Moment Worship
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/every-moment-worship/

How to Care More about Corporate Worship
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/10/how-to-care-more-about-corporate-worship/

Singing on the Battlefield
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/09/worship-in-the-bible-2/

What Gideon Shows about Worship
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/09/worship-in-the-bible-a-lesson-from-gideon/

Goodness

Something Evil from the Mouth of God?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/god-and-evil/

God Saw That It Was Good.
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/god-saw-that-it-was-good/

What Does “Good” Mean?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/what-does-good-mean/

What Is Moral Goodness?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/what-is-moral-goodness/

Survey Results: “What Does Good Mean?”
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/survey-results-what-does-good-mean/

Survey Results Pt. 2 “What Does Good Mean?”
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/survey-results-pt-2-what-does-good-mean/

Survey Results Pt. 3 “What Does Good Mean?”
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/survey-results-pt-3-what-does-good-mean/

Survey Conclusion: “What Does Good Mean?”
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/survey-conclusion-what-does-good-mean/

Motivation

Rational Self-Interest and the Worship of God
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/gain/

To Enjoy God—By Glorifying Him Forever
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/to-enjoy-god-by-glorifying-him-forever/

The Importance of Reversing John Piper’s Maxim
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/12/the-importance-of-reversing-john-pipers-maxim/

Why Should a Man Do the Right Thing?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/why-should-a-man-do-the-right-thing/

What Is Christian Individualism?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/12/what-is-christian-individualism/

Being a Christian Individualist
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/12/being-a-christian-individualist/

Why It’s Not “Better” To Give
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/why-its-not-better-to-give/

Self-Interest in Psalm 23
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/self-interest-in-psalm-23/

Why Self-Interest?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/why-self-interest/

Love of Self?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/love-of-self/

“Self” on Trial
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/self-on-trial/

My Wife Loves Me Conditionally
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/11/i-dont-understand-the-question-and-i-refuse-to-respond-to-it/

7 Lessons on Values from The Fountainhead
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/the-fountainhead/

Does Rational Self-Interest Mean “Faith for Hire”?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/rational-self-interest/

A Flowchart of Self-Interest
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/03/a-flowchart-of-self-interest/

Save Yourself
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/03/save-yourself/

Christian Motivation: An Interview with Lydia Borengasser
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/11/christian-motivation/

O Bless Me Now, My Savior
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/01/worship-hymns/

Christian Rand Fan?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/12/christian-rand-fan/

The Artist is a Trader, Miss Taggart
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/the-artist-is-a-trader-miss-taggart/

When I Don’t Love God as I Should
https://www.codylibolt.com/welcome/

Leading

Christian Persuasion

Do You Make This Mistake When Arguing?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/09/arguing/

It’s Good To Be a Fighter, But This Is Even Better

https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/09/fighter/

You Weren’t Very Persuasive Today
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/09/persuasive/

Politics

Abortion

Stop Planned Parenthood (#PPSellsBabyParts)
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/stop-planned-parenthood-ppsellsbabyparts/

Make Abortion Illegal in Our Lifetime (In 15 Seconds You Can Make a Difference)
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/make-abortion-illegal-in-our-lifetime-in-15-seconds-you-can-make-a-difference/

What Can Anyone Do?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/what-can-anyone-do/

Righteous Judgment and Anger without Sin
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/07/righteous-judgment-and-anger-without-sin/

A Compelling Moral Narrative
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/10/a-compelling-moral-narrative/

Government

Thanks Obama
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/08/thanks-obama/

Matthew 5:40–42 and the Charity Question
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/08/charity-question/

Are Conservative Christians Taking a Turn Toward Socialism?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/07/are-conservative-christians-taking-a-turn-toward-socialism/

Where To Get Reliable News
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/09/where-to-get-reliable-news/

Why I Have Hope for America as a Nation
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/08/why-i-have-hope-for-america-as-a-nation/

Seven Thoughts on Debacle 2016
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/08/seven-thoughts-on-debacle-2016/

Seven More Thoughts on Debacle 2016
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/08/seven-more-thoughts-on-debacle-2016/

Your Vote Is Your Support
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/07/your-vote-is-your-support/

The Lesser of Two Evils Doesn’t Work
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/06/lesser-of-two-evils-doesnt-work/

On Political Strategy: 3 Reasons Evil Has Conquered
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/06/on-political-strategy-3-reasons-evil-has-conquered

A Different Kind of Unity: Why I’m Still #NeverTrump
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/05/a-different-kind-of-unity/

How to Be a Republican in Exile
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/05/how-to-be-a-republican-in-exile/

Must a Christian Vote?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/02/must-a-christian-vote/

As You Consider Socialism
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/01/as-you-consider-socialism/

Christianity and Government: An Interview with Jarrod Manning
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/02/christianity-and-government-an-interview-with-jarrod-manning/

Christianity and Government: An Interview with Joseph Knowles
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/christianity-and-government/

“Religious Liberty” — A Different Take
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/religious-liberty-a-different-take/

“Social Justice”
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/social-justice/

The Human Right that Doesn’t Exist
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/04/the-human-right-that-doesnt-exist/

Al Mohler Condemns Self-Interest in Voters
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/11/al-mohler-condemns-self-interest-in-voters/

#Houston We Have a Problem
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/houston-we-have-a-problem/

A Moment of Silence for the Bill of Rights
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/a-moment-of-silence-for-the-bill-of-rights/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.1
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/social-justice-and-scripture-lets-untie-the-knot-pt-1/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.2
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-2/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.3
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-3/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.4
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-4/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.5
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-5/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.6
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-6/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.7
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-7/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.8
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-8/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.9
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-9/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.10
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-10/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.11
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-11/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.12
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-12/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.13
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-13/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.14
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/05/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-14/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.15
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-15/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.16
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-16/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.17
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-17/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.18
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-18/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.19
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-19/

Social Justice and Scripture: Untie the Knot Pt.20
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/06/social-justice-and-scripture-untie-the-knot-pt-20/

Foreign Policy

Drawing Lines on Islam
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/12/drawing-lines-on-islam/

Refugees and Reporting
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/11/refugees-and-reporting/

Christianity and ISIS: Toward a Better World (Collected Article Format)
https://www.codylibolt.com/christianity-and-isis-toward-a-better-world/

Christianity and ISIS: Toward a Better World Pt. 1
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/03/christianity-and-isis-toward-a-better-world-pt-1/

Christianity and ISIS: Toward a Better World Pt. 2
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/03/christianity-and-isis-toward-a-better-world-pt-2/

Christianity and ISIS: Toward a Better World Pt. 3
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/christianity-and-isis-toward-a-better-world-pt-3/

Christianity and ISIS: Toward a Better World Pt. 4
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/christianity-and-isis-toward-a-better-world-pt-4/

Christianity and ISIS: Toward a Better World Pt. 5
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/christianity-and-isis-toward-a-better-world-pt-5/

Church Leadership

What is Church For?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/03/what-is-church-for/

Sermon Topics that Can’t Be Skipped

https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/10/sermon-topics-that-cant-be-skipped/

Six Bad Catch-Phrases Explained
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/08/six-bad-catch-phrases-explained/

5 Questions For Future Pastors
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/03/5-questions-for-future-pastors/

6 Exhortations to Serve
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/11/6-exhortations-to-serve/

9 Highlights from Paul’s Letter to the Philippians
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/12/9-highlights-from-pauls-letter-to-the-philippians/

10 Great Resources for Christian Leaders
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/10/10-great-christian-resources/

Platform

The Tone Police Have a New Favorite Weapon: Gospel Issue.
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/08/gospel-issue/

20 Christian Bloggers on “Why Writing Matters”
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/01/20-christian-bloggers/

The Top 10 Questions Christians Ask
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/02/the-top-10-questions-christians-ask/

The Most Powerful Question
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/the-most-powerful-question/

How to Change Anybody – 9 Tips for Writers
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/how-to-change-anybody-9-tips-for-writers/

Platform-Building Pt. 1: Leaders Should Be Writers
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/platform-building-pt-1-leaders-should-be-writers/

Platform-Building Pt. 2: Desktop and Workflow
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/platform-building-pt-2-desktop-and-workflow/

Platform-Building Pt. 3: How to Understand the Process
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/platform-building-pt-3-how-to-understand-the-process/

Platform-Building Pt. 4: Ten Principles
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/02/platform-building-pt-4-ten-principles/

How To Give a Perfect Answer Pt. 1: 4 Ways to Be Mature on Social Media
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/how-to-give-a-perfect-answer/

How To Give a Perfect Answer Pt. 2: Don’t Make It Personal
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/how-to-give-a-perfect-answer-pt-2/

How To Give a Perfect Answer Pt. 3: Don’t Make It Painful
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/how-to-give-a-perfect-answer-pt-3/

How To Give a Perfect Answer Pt. 4: Don’t Make It Demanding
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/how-to-give-a-perfect-answer-pt-4/

How To Give a Perfect Answer Pt. 5: Don’t Make It Rude
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/how-to-give-a-perfect-answer-pt-5/

How to Criticize while Maintaining Humility
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/12/how-to-criticize-while-maintaining-humility/

The Winsome Gestapo: We Find Power in Bridling Our OWN Tongues
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/07/the-winsome-gestapo/

My Mission

My About Page
https://www.codylibolt.com/about-me/

What is Christianity?
https://www.codylibolt.com/what-is-christianity/

Introducing “If We Will Live”

https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/hello-world/

What’s With The Title?
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/post-2-whats-with-the-title/

Imagine the Possibilities
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/post-3-imagine-the-possibilities/

Communication Style
https://www.codylibolt.com/2014/07/post-4-communication-style/

The Vision — If We Will Live
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/03/the-vision-if-we-will-live/

The Journey We Need
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/04/character-of-god/

Setting Your Heart on God and His Character
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/04/setting-your-heart-on-god-and-his-character/

On Earth as It Is in Heaven
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/02/on-earth-as-it-is-in-heaven

Speaking Out Like John Galt
https://www.codylibolt.com/2017/10/speaking-out/

Books

52 Books I Am in Love With
https://www.codylibolt.com/2015/01/52-books-i-am-in-love-with/

Book Review Collection
https://www.codylibolt.com/books/

Announcements

Announcement Collection
https://www.codylibolt.com/category/announcements/

Reader Survey 2016
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/10/getting-to-know-you/

Miscellaneous


20 Truths about Taking Massive Action
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/11/20-truths-about-taking-massive-action/

Movie Review: Batman v Superman (2016)
https://www.codylibolt.com/2016/03/movie-review-batman-v-superman-2016/