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#STRask - June 11, 2018

Alan Shlemon fills in for Greg today and answers questions about God commanding the death of unborn babies, ungodly spirituality in movies, and an aspect of humanity a materialist would have difficulty explaining.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | June 11, 2018

Do Pro-Lifers Really Think Abortion Is Murder?

Alan responds to the claim that pro-lifers don’t really think abortion is murder if they don’t think women should get the death penalty for having an abortion, then he answers questions about God’s character and whether there are more than two possible sexes.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | June 7, 2018

Ireland’s Vote to Make Abortion Legal Doesn’t Make Abortion Moral

Ireland has voted to repeal their right-to-life constitutional amendment, but making abortion legal doesn’t make it moral.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | June 6, 2018

Interview: Jay Smith – Evidence against Islam

Alan talks to Dr. Jay Smith, longtime debater and missionary to Muslims, about his work and some new (and/or little-known) evidence against Islam.

Podcast Episode | Theology | Alan Shlemon | June 5, 2018

WWJD? Ask a Question

Would you like to improve your ability to engage others in spiritual conversations? Do what Jesus did 284 times in the Gospels. Find out what that is in this episode.

Podcast Episode | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | June 2, 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

Can a Person Justify Performing Abortions as a Christian?

Alan discusses an article written by an abortion doctor then takes questions on the inerrancy of the New Testament, the Alfie Evans situation, meditation on God’s word, and the power not to sin.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 31, 2018

Persuasively and Graciously Share Your Convictions

Alan tells the story of how a campus Christian group responded to an anti-Christian song with compassion and grace then takes questions on the biblical definition of love, original sin, and resources for critical thinking skills.

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | May 29, 2018

Is Abortion No Different Than 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.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 28, 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 | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 28, 2018