“What do you mean by ‘Serious Christianity’?”

This is our term for an approach to the Christian faith that applies

itself to every dimension of life, not just the religious.  Read more.

Welcome to the

Serious Christian


Our Mission:

To investigate, communicate, and impart to others a Christian worldview

to the end of making true disciples of Jesus Christ

"That in everything Christ might be preeminent"

Colossians 1:18

Author Announces Book Available for Purchase after Long Hiatus

After almost two years of being out of stock, Dr. Garry D. Nation's book Fool: Identifying and Ovecoming Character Deficiency 2nd ed. is again available for purchase on Amazon.com.

Christians Understanding Islam


A series of talks to help Christians understand Islam

The Gospel According to Mohammed?

This episode explains the basic doctrines and theology of Islam.

The Origins and Foundations of Islam

This episode looks at the foundations and early spread of Islam with Mohammed and the divisions between the leaders who succeeded him.

Decoding the Quran

This episode focuses on Islam's holiest book, the Quran, and how Muslims interpret it.

Now Podcasting


About Us

Who is Garry D. Nation and what is Serious Christian Ministries?  Find out here.

Serious Christian Blog

Current commentary, updates, links


A selection of writings by Garry D. Nation covering various topics in biblical, theological, and worldview studies.  Some previously published, some scholarly, some informal. 


Films, talks, sermons, lectures, and music by Garry D. Nation, along with some others, including Dr. Nation's long-running "Insight" Bible class.


None dare call it poetry, but some things can be said better in lines  of verse than in paragraphs of prose.   Includes an exclusive review of the contemporary oratorio Savior, along with an original narration.

Grand Opening!!!

Nation's Notebook



off-campus auxiliary of the

Serious Christian Institute

featuring interests, investigations and writings of scholar, minister, actor, and family historian

Garry D. Nation

Current Feature:



Chapter One: Our English Origins

Chapter Two: The Immigrants

Chapter Three: The Colonials

Chapter Four: Regulators & Revolution

(And more to come!)