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Relativism Interview with Summit Ministries

  How do Christians answer the present spirit of the age, currently the most insidious challenge to Christianity:  relativism?     The following discussion is adapted from an interview with Summit Ministries, Manitou Springs Colorado, July 1998.  Summit is a Christian educational organization training young people in Christian worldview leadership.   Summit Ministries:  What exactly is moral relativism?  

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | September 1, 1998

Evolution: Dancing on the Titanic

        Evolution is on its way out.  It's only a matter of time before the iceberg hits.  

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | January 1, 1998

Three Things to Know about Doctor-Assisted Suicide

        Jack Kevorkian, known by some as "Doctor Death" and by others as "Jack the Dripper," has assisted the suicide of 45 people to date by allowing a deadly dose of barbiturate to drip into their veins.  To my knowledge, not a single one of his "patients" was terminally ill.       Kevorkian champions a new right, the "right to die."  This right is not recognized by any state but Oregon, but that may change soon.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | July 1, 1997

Christians Are Getting Upset about Cloning for the Wrong Reasons

  In the movie, "The Boys from Brazil," it was used to try to recreate Hitler. In "Jurassic Park," it was employed to bring back an entire prehistoric era to life. In "Multiplicity," Michael Keaton used it to try get twice as much work done and still have time to play golf. This past year, the stuff of movies and science-fiction became reality. A sheep named Dolly was born that was an exact physical replica of a previously existing adult. Dolly has no father. She is the result of a "virgin" birth, a miracle of technology. Dolly is a clone.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | May 1, 1997

Designed by Chance? Why the Pope Is Wrong about Theistic Evolution

  There's no reason to marry evolution to creation because evolution is false.  Here's how I know.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | April 25, 1997

No Other Name Part 2

              I do not consider myself a particularly brave person, and I think it especially foolish, on the main, to make a frontal assault on a clearly superior force.  Further, it is always dangerous to cross theological swords with C.S. Lewis. He was, arguably, the most compelling voice for Christianity in the 20th century, and his impact continues unabated into the 21st.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | March 1, 2009

Faith Is Not Wishing

If you “just take Christianity on faith” you may be in trouble…

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | November 1, 2009

Just the Facts, Ma'am

              There is an old TV show you may have heard of, but probably have never seen unless you are over fifty or watch reruns that are half a century old. It was an austere LAPD police drama called “Dragnet.”

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | March 1, 2008

Answering the New Atheists Part 1

  Escape from Reason             The so-called “New Atheists” grabbing the headlines lately have been creating a stir. These are old-school modernists with an attitude. They’re angry. Not only is theism false and religion inherently irrational, according to them, religious people are dangerous.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | May 1, 2008

Answering the New Atheists Part 2

  Read part 1 here. Science: No Safe Haven             Infamous New Atheist Christopher Hitchens recently debated Privileged Planet author Jay Wesley Richards at Stanford on the existence of God. In the middle of Richards’s opening remarks, Hitchens cut him off with a pair of questions.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | July 1, 2008