Jason B. Ladd

Ask the Questions. Embrace the Answers. Make the Leap.

3 Abort Scenarios That Change, Save Lives

“Abort, abort, abort, abort!” Training The call came too late. The pilot had already pickled off his live bombs on what he thought was the correct target during a training mission. But his perception did not match reality. He might have had incomplete information, or he might have misunderstood the information he had. The military […]

1 Critical Flight Instructor Lesson For All Parents

Have you ever raised your voice out of frustration toward you child? When I fail to follow the wisdom of Ephesians 6:4, I exasperate my child.  I apologize to my children when I fail them; they know their dad is not perfect.  Let me share how my failure during a teachable moment reminded me of […]

An End to Weapons of Mass Destruction

The world is a different place since the invention of weapons of mass destruction. They were designed to prevent evil. But what if it they were designed to destroy what was good? Isaiah 5:20 carries a warning for those who would misuse weapons of mass destruction: “Woe to those who call evil good and good […]

12 Powerful Reasons for Enduring Persecution

The moment you become a Christian, someone wants you dead. The decision to surrender your status as a spiritual noncombatant by affirming absolutes, objective truth, and the exclusive claims of Christ carries with it the potential for persecution. After living as a young adult with a secular worldview, I knew my investigation of Jesus of […]

Farewell For Now to a Fighter

Farewell for now to a fighter His presence did grace Throughout every clime And in every place From a special design Was he breathed unto life Whose words mended the broken And cut like a knife He came not with treaties Nor flags to lay down But with double-edged sword Risen o’er his crown Mors […]

A Master Apologist Answers the Questioner

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The church sanctuary was standing room only—a standard condition when author and Christian apologist Ravi Zacharias comes to share the word of God. I reserved my ticket months ahead of time and got a sitter for the kids. My wife graciously allowed this long-deserved night together to be combined with “A Night with Dr. Ravi […]

Book Review: True Reason

Tom Gilson and Carson Weitnauer have donned their spiritual armor and charged the front lines of the New Atheists to capture a flag waved with arrogant exclusivity: the banner of reason. In True Reason: Confronting the Irrationality of the New Atheism, William Lane Craig, Sean McDowell, and a host of credentialed Christian apologists confront the […]