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How Do You Revisit the Gospel with Someone Who Won't Listen?

Alan shares how to continue a Gospel-centered conversation with a friend or family member who says, "Enough of that!"

Video | | Alan Shlemon | July 16, 2018

Is It Reasonable to Vote Based on "Personal Religious Views"?

Should a Christian not vote against abortion because their view that abortion is murder is a theological claim, not a scientific claim? Alan responds to this question and shows how the premise is wrong to begin with. 

Video | | Alan Shlemon | July 2, 2018

Tactics for Online Discussions

Alan shares important tips for having productive interactions about your convictions on the internet.

Video | | Alan Shlemon | June 18, 2018

Can Atheists Ground the Claim That Abortion Is Wrong?

If a pro-life atheist doesn't believe in a Moral Law Giver, can their view be consistent? Transcript: 00:06 If atheists can't ground morality, can they be consistently pro-life? Well, if 00:12 the question is whether atheists can oppose abortion, then of course the 00:16 answer is yes. They can, in fact, fight against abortion laws, for example. But if

Video | | Alan Shlemon | May 28, 2018

What Is the Role of Faith Given That We Are Saved by Grace?

Alan explains what faith is and the role it plays in our salvation.

Video | | Alan Shlemon | May 7, 2018

What Follows If You Don't Believe Any Religion Is True?

Alan discusses the implications of not subscribing to a particular religion and the most probable beliefs that follow.

Video | | Alan Shlemon | April 16, 2018

Is Abortion the Same as Taking Someone off Life Support?

Some abortion-choice advocates claim that abortion is no different than taking someone off life support. Alan explains why that is not the case.  Transcript: 00:05 Is abortion no different than taking someone off life support? 00:10 Well, the short answer is abortion is very different than taking someone off

Video | | Alan Shlemon | April 9, 2018

Could God Be Merely a Function of the Brain?

Alan responds to an argument against God's existence. Transcript: 00:06 I've been asked if God could merely be a function of the brain. 00:10 And I'm presuming from the question that this person believes that if you can show God belief 00:15 comes from the brain, then therefore there's no God, or it's not rational to believe in Him.

Video | | Alan Shlemon | March 12, 2018

Why Do Christians Fight Against Euthanasia Laws?

Alan responds to the question: If going to Heaven is so great, why do Christians want to prolong unhappy life on Earth? Transcript: 00:06 The challenge question I was asked recently is this: If going to Heaven is so great, why 00:11 do Christians fight against euthanasia laws? 00:13 And I would say that's because it's wrong to use an evil means to secure a good end.

Video | | Alan Shlemon | February 26, 2018

Does the Biblical Teaching on Homosexuality Inflame Violence?

Alan responds to the question of whether or not the classical biblical teaching on sexuality causes violence.    Transcript: 00:05 Doesn't the Christian position that homosexuality is sin inflame violence 00:10 against the LGBT community? Now, there are at least three reasons why I don't think

Video | | Alan Shlemon | February 5, 2018