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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

How Is Christianity Different From Other Religions? (Video)

Alan unpacks the unique reality of Christianity, as compared to other world religions, as the only means of salvation. 

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | September 18, 2017

Principles to Guide Your Relationships with Transgender Friends

Greg and Alan give Christians some principles to guide them in their relationships with people who identify as transgender.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | September 15, 2017

Ambassador Training Is Essential

If you want to be an ambassador for Christ to Muslims, you should learn about their doctrines, their culture, their authoritative writings, and many other things about Islam.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | September 12, 2017

An LGBT Defense Misses a Biblical Point

There are many reasons why pro-gay theology is mistaken. Alan addresses a particular defense that fails to understand what Scripture is saying.

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | September 7, 2017

Did God Create Evil? (Video)

Alan offers biblical insights and perspective as he unpacks the question, “Did God Create Evil?” 

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | September 4, 2017

Navigating the Transgender Discussion

Here are five general guidelines that can help believers navigate their relationships with people who identify as transgender.

Article | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | September 1, 2017

Rethinking “God Hates the Sin but Loves the Sinner”

There are both practical and theological problems with telling someone, “God hates the sin but loves the sinner.” We have better news to tell than this.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | August 30, 2017

All Truth Is God’s Truth

Is knowledge discovered by science un-Christian or anti-God? Alan addresses the question of how we come to gain knowledge and what sources are credible.

Podcast Episode | Science | Alan Shlemon | August 21, 2017

Our Hope Is Holiness

Whether you’re gay or straight, Jesus doesn’t guarantee you a life free from sexual temptation, but He will empower you to deny yourself and follow Him.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | August 15, 2017