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Is the Sin of Homosexuality Singled Out?

The Bible paints a positive picture of sex and marriage, explaining how we were created to flourish, and then forbids everything outside that design.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | November 7, 2017

Why Do Other Religions Emphasize Works for Salvation? (Video)

In Christianity, salvation is a gift rather than a reward for works. Alan shares why Christianity is different from many other religions in this way.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | November 6, 2017

Why Do Other Religions Emphasize Works for Salvation?

In Christianity, salvation is a gift rather than a reward for works. Alan shares why Christianity is different from many other religions in this way. Transcript: 00:07 I've been asked, why do you think there's an emphasis 00:09 on human works as a key to salvation 00:12 in other religions? 00:13 And the answer seems to me straight forward, and that is,

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

Upholding the Value of Disabled People

Alan describes the significant shift that is occurring in our society that affects how human beings are valued.

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

Upholding the Value of Disabled People

In a society that treats human beings as if they have only instrumental value, the strong prevail and the weak are discarded. There’s a better way.

Article | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | November 1, 2017

Discriminating against People with Down Syndrome

Abortion of a child with Down syndrome is unjust discrimination. The pro-life view is inclusive, upholds diversity, and doesn’t discriminate.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 25, 2017

In the Beginning God…

Alan shows how you can use two simple questions to show that the Christian story of creation is true and reasonable.

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | October 16, 2017

Racial Equality Makes Sense in the Christian Story

Most Americans believe people of all races and ethnicities are equally valuable. What worldview makes sense of this belief?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | October 10, 2017

In the Beginning God...

The Christian story says God made all things. The atheist story says nothing made all things. How do we know, then, which is true?

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | October 8, 2017

Free Will Makes Sense in the Christian Story

Most of us believe the decisions we make with our minds are not determined by physical forces. What story of creation can account for such free-willed decisions?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | September 26, 2017