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STR Cruise to Alaska in 2016

We’re headed to Alaska August 6-13, 2016. Come join Greg Koukl and Stand to Reason, along with J. Warner Wallace from Cold Case Christianity and John Stonestreet from The Chuck Colson Center, for an invigorating, revelatory adventure. You’ll study fascinating topics relevant to your faith and experience unique fellowship with kindred believers.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Melinda Penner | October 2, 2015

Clarifying Biblical and Secular Reasons for Same-Sex Attraction

I recently posted a video answering a challenge: When did you choose your heterosexuality? Someone asked a follow-up question, and I thought I’d share my response. Here’s the question:

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | May 26, 2015

No Broadcast Today

Greg's mother-in-law passed away last night so he's taking the day with his family.     Trova was diagnosed with cancer late last year. "Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His godly ones" (Ps. 116:15).  Trova Melberg 11/04/1918 - 3/23/2015 COMMENTS

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Melinda Penner | March 24, 2015

How Do You Handle Name Calling in a Winsome Way? (Video)

Alan explains three different types of name calling and what you can do when one of them is directed at you.  COMMENTS

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | March 23, 2015

Challenge Response: God Changed When He Became Man

Here's my response to this week's challenge:   COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | February 12, 2015

Challenge Response: Worshipping Gods Is Futile

Here's my response to this week's challenge:  COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | November 27, 2014

The Power of Context (Video)

You don't need to know everything to refute someone's unbiblical idea. Just read the context. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | November 24, 2014

Challenge Response: Jesus Can't Be God

Here's my response to this week's challenge:   COMMENTS Read more posts Objections posed by a Muslim about Jesus being God:

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | October 30, 2014

10 Years at STR and Counting...

It’s my Stand to Reason employment anniversary this weekend. I’ve been working with STR for 10 years, and I’m just getting started. I can summarize by saying this: It’s my dream job. I love working for STR. The people I work with are talented, intelligent, kind, and – most importantly – love God with all their heart. I also get to meet great people at events where I speak. Here are two quick lessons I’ve learned along the way.

Blog Post | Miscellaneous | Alan Shlemon | October 17, 2014

Mercy in the Ancient World

Historian Rodney Stark writes in The Triumph of Christianity about the significant contrast Christian mercy and compassion was in comparison to pagan religions. Before this passage quoted here, Stark gives the details of the truly horrible conditions in the ancient world. It's worth reading to get a better picture of the terrible conditions Christian mercy intervened to change.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | October 9, 2014