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Making the Stand to Reason Vision a Reality

Alan explains one of the challenges that ambassadors for Christ will face in 2018.

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | January 17, 2018

Full of Facts, Empty of Knowledge and Virtue

Neil Postman predicted our downfall would come not from externally-imposed oppression but from the pursuit of trivial pleasure, and it seems he was right.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | January 16, 2018

Why It’s Hard for Muslims to Convert

How do most Muslims become Muslim, and why is it difficult for them to convert to another religion?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | January 9, 2018

Apologetics Is Secondary to the Gospel

The first thing we should focus on is the Gospel, but many times, people express doubts, objections, or concerns with Christianity. That’s when apologetics comes in.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | January 1, 2018

Focus on What Matters

When talking to your Muslim friends, the Gospel is offensive enough; don’t add any more offense to it.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | December 28, 2017

How Muslims Miss Christmas

This month is a perfect opportunity to tell our Muslim friends the story of Christmas. Since Jesus already holds an esteemed position in Islam, we already have a head start.

Blog Post | Theology | Alan Shlemon | December 22, 2017

Two Tactics to Rule Them All

Most bad ideas can be exposed with one of two tactics. If you learn them, you’ll be able to address numerous challenges on various topics.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | December 20, 2017

Why Is There So Much Evil? (Video)

Alan shares some thoughts regarding three realms of brokenness that produce evil in the world.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 18, 2017

Why Is There So Much Evil?

Alan shares some thoughts regarding three realms of brokenness that produce evil in the world.   Transcript: 00:06 I've been asked a simple question: Why is there so much evil? And to me, the answer 00:11 is also simple. It's because creation and everything in it is broken. Right, we live

Video | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 18, 2017

Compassion Means to Suffer With

If only our society would once again define compassion not as offering to help people kill themselves, but as offering to walk with them through a difficult time.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 13, 2017