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What Are the First Steps to Take When Learning to Defend the Faith?

Tim shares advise to those who want to become apologists of Christianity. Transcript: 0:05 What are the first steps to take in 0:07 learning to defend the faith? Well let me 0:10 give you three simple steps. First, you need 0:13 to pray. You need to pray that God would use

Video | | Tim Barnett | April 24, 2017

Is Christianity Based on Threats?

Greg responds to the claim that Christianity uses scare tactics in order to convert people. Transcript: 0:00 Have you ever heard this challenge: 0:02 "Christianity is based on threats." l 0:06 have, and I guess initially it sounds 0:09 hard to answer because, what is the

Video | | Greg Koukl | April 17, 2017

Will Time Continue Eternally?

Tim responds to the idea that time came into existence with the Big Bang, and whether or not it will continue forever. Transcript: 0:03 Prior to the Big Bang there was no time 0:07 except perhaps in the mind of God. 0:10 However, after the Big Bang will time 0:13 continue eternally? This is a good

Video | | Tim Barnett | April 10, 2017

The Question That Stops Christians in Their Tracks

Greg explains how to rephrase the question that stops Christians in their tracks. Transcript: 0:01 In your conversations with other people 0:06 about Christ and and Christianity and 0:09 the real important things, you are going 0:12 to encounter what I call THE question.

Video | | Greg Koukl | March 27, 2017

Taking Jesus at Face Value

Coming to believe the Bible is the inspired Word of God by letting Jesus speak for Himself. Transcript: 0:01 I wanna talk about a flashpoint right 0:06 now and a workaround for it about something we 0:10 probably encounter when we're talking to 0:12 other people about our convictions and

Video | | Greg Koukl | March 20, 2017

Presenting Christianity in a Thoughtful Way

Greg “puts a stone in the shoe” of 400 college students. Transcript: 0:01 I'd like to offer you a simple goal to 0:07 consider whenever you're having a 0:08 conversation with someone that you 0:11 hope might have spiritual consequences 0:14 in their life.

Video | | Greg Koukl | March 13, 2017

A Bedtime Story from a Materialist

Greg shares an example of a time he used the Columbo tactic, “What do you mean by that?"   Transcript: 0:01 A foundational principle of the tactical 0:06 approach is that when other people 0:08 make a claim, especially if it's 0:11 controversial. It is not our job to

Video | | Greg Koukl | March 6, 2017

The Witch in Wisconsin

Greg shares how to use tactics to make a case for life. Transcript: 0:01 I'd like to give you an illustration to 0:06 show the power of the tactical approach 0:09 and also the power of of aiming to just 0:11 try to put a stone in someone's shoe. It

Video | | Greg Koukl | February 27, 2017

Homosexuality and the Bible - Not That Kind of Homosexuality

Video from the Stand to Reason Quick-Reference App. To view all the videos and read the accompanying short text, download the app HERE. Transcript: 0:00 Now in the past, people who advanced

Video | | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2017

Where Should a Young Person Seeking to Study the Faith Begin?

Brett helps young people know where to begin if they want to study Christianity and apologetics effectively. Transcript: 0:00 If young people want to start studying 0:07 apologetics what areas should they focus 0:09 on? Let me give you four key areas. In

Video | | Brett Kunkle | January 23, 2017