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Challenge Response: I Don't Like the Idea of People Telling Me What to Do

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Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | July 28, 2016

Are Christians to Blame for the Orlando Shooting?

Like you, I was horrified to hear of the tragic mass killing in Orlando last month. A man opened fire in an Orlando nightclub, killed 49 innocent human beings, and injured another 53. It was the largest mass shooting in U.S. history and the worst terrorist attack in the United States since September 11.

Article | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | July 1, 2016

Challenge Response: We Can’t Really Know We’re Right and Other People Are Wrong

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Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | June 30, 2016

Is It Possible That God Permits Homosexuality Today Even If It Wasn't Permitted in the Past?

Alan responds to the claim that the Bible takes a progressive stance on past prohibitions, so therefore homosexuality is permissible today.  COMMENTS Read more posts 

Video | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | June 29, 2016

Alan Responds to Pat Robertson's Comments about the Orlando Shooting

Video | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | June 15, 2016

Challenge Response: Is Pig’s Meat Allowed Today or Not?

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Video | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 28, 2016

Does Having Homosexual Friends Mean You're Unequally Yoked?

I had the privilege – and was humbled by the opportunity – to preach to a congregation of 3,000 believers at Calvary Chapel Chino Valley this past Sunday morning on “Homosexuality: Truth and Compassion.” One of the points I made during my message was that Scripture doesn’t teach that we have to cut ties with family, friends, and co-workers who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT). In fact, I argued, we should make our relationships with them a high priority.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 27, 2016

Is It Possible That God Permits Homosexuality Today Even If It Wasn't Permitted in the Past? (Video)

Alan responds to the claim that the Bible takes a progressive stance on past prohibitions, so therefore homosexuality is permissible today.    COMMENTS Read more posts 

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | May 23, 2016

Quick Thoughts about Target and Transgender Use of Bathrooms and Fitting Rooms

Alan offers three quick thoughts about the recent statement made by Target to "welcome transgender team members and guests to use the restroom or fitting room facility that corresponds with their gender identity."

Video | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | April 26, 2016

Target, Transgender, and the Use of Bathrooms and Fitting Rooms

Target recently stated: "We welcome transgender team members and guests to use the restroom or fitting room facility that corresponds with their gender identity. Everyone deserves to feel like they belong." Here are my quick thoughts about their comments and this question. COMMENTS

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | April 22, 2016