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Does Brain Mapping Prove That Transgender People’s Brains Match Their Perceived Gender?

Alan discusses the difference between correlation and causation regarding brain patterns and transgenderism.

Blog Post | Science | Alan Shlemon | January 9, 2017

Challenge Response: If Christianity Were True, Enlightened Countries Would Believe It

Here's my response to this week's challenge:  0:07 If Christianity were true, enlightened 0:09 countries would believe it.

Video | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | January 6, 2017

Make a Pro-Life Difference in 2017

This year, don't just say you're pro-life; do something. Here's a list of ideas for things you can do in 2017 to help stop the killing.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | January 3, 2017

Pro-life Persuasion Always Succeeds

Alan explains how his recent failure to convince an abortion-choice advocate helps us rethink how we measure success.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | January 1, 2017

Pro-life Persuasion Always Succeeds

Even if you persuasively and graciously share the truth and the person rejects your point, I’d still say you succeeded 100%. This is why.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | January 1, 2017

Aren’t the Apostle Paul’s Sexual Ethics Outdated?

How do we know that what Paul wrote still applies to us today?

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 14, 2016

How Should You Talk to a Friend Who’s Gay?

Treat your gay friends the same way you would treat your heterosexual friends in similar circumstances.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | December 9, 2016

I Am Not Being Persecuted

Rather than complain that I’m being persecuted, I’ll consider it pure joy whenever I face any trial because I’m sharing in the sufferings of Christ.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | December 6, 2016

Following Jesus to Compassion

Alan draws upon a component of Jesus’ ministry to help believers transform their relationships with people they disagree with.

Podcast Episode | Theology | Alan Shlemon | December 4, 2016

Following Jesus to Compassion

You may have noticed a trend in my work this year: truth and compassion. I’m constantly using that language when I write and speak on topics ranging from Islam, abortion, homosexuality, and recently transgenderism. I often subtitle my talks “truth and compassion” or write about the importance of incorporating those elements into whatever I teach. Am I out of ideas? Do I lack originality? I don’t think so. Rather, I emphasize these two ideas because that’s what I see in Jesus’ ministry.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | December 1, 2016