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#STRask - August 20, 2018

Alan Shlemon answers questions about whether the disciples believed in the resurrection, how one can “put a stone in the shoe” of students in a public school, finding a new church, and more.

Podcast Episode | Theology | Alan Shlemon | August 20, 2018

Why Should You Take a Closer Look at Islam?

If we’re going to proclaim the message of the gospel to Muslims as ambassadors for Christ, we first need to know what Islam teaches and how we can respond. Here’s a good place to start.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | August 7, 2018

How to Discuss Controversial Issues in the Church

Alan shares 3 things to remember when discussing controversial issues with other Christians. 

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | July 30, 2018

How Do You Revisit the Gospel with Someone Who Won’t Listen? (Video)

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

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | July 16, 2018

Scripture vs. Self

When you find you disagree with the Bible, is your first inclination to correct your own thinking or to try to change the Bible’s meaning? Here are three suggestions to help you yield to what you find in Scripture.

Article | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | July 1, 2018

WWJD? Ask a Question

Jesus asked 284 questions during evangelistic conversations in the Gospels, and we should take a cue from our Master. Here are four reasons why questions are so powerful.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | June 1, 2018

Even Love and Hate Need to Be Clarified

Because our culture ties love and hate to agreement and disagreement in some contexts, we need to ask for clarification when people call us to love or accuse us of hate.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 13, 2018

Proclaiming the Gospel to Palestinians

What would you say to a group of Palestinian Christians and Muslims if you had the chance to teach them theology and apologetics? Here’s what Alan did.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | April 1, 2018

Studying Apologetics Is Hard, but That’s Good

If you learn how to study well, you will not only learn more effectively, but you will also enjoy both the process and its fruit.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | March 6, 2018

It All Comes Back to God

Alan talks about how every apologetic subject comes back to God and that often times it’s more prudent to discuss God’s existence rather than a secondary issue.

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | March 5, 2018