Writings by Cole Huffman


Thoroughly Nasty Business Concerns

Weeks ago, New York’s state legislature legalized late-term abortion and repealed a law that required doctors give care to babies who survive abortions. That is abhorrent. In Roman times, unwanted infants, mostly girls, were discarded like garbage. They died by exposure, were tossed into the sea, or came into the possession of slavers. But when Christians lovingly took those children as their own, in large numbers, that like nothing else demonstrated to Romans their... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Mar 21
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All the Light We Cannot See

Cole’s book, He Made the Stars Also: Seven Stories That Had to be Told, is going to the publisher now (date of publication TBD). Below is a short excerpt from chapter 6 on the healing of the man born blind (John 9). Healing congenital blindness was something no one before Jesus did. It’s hard to overemphasize how miraculous a miracle it was. The Pharisees were right to investigate it because it was unprecedented. They were wrong to let their investigation mutate into... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Feb 25
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The Longest Mile

The tension between our religious liberty and anti-discrimination considerations for LGBT people is thick. Should you get into a conversation about this with someone and they discover you are religious, they might ask you what you have against LGBT people. How do you respond? If someone flatly states you must think all gay people are sinners going straight to Hell, how do you respond? I have four ideas on this. First, don’t get pushed into a corner. Slow the conversation. Ask... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Jan 22
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