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Does Gender Identity Matter?

Alan explains gender identity and what the Bible says about it.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 2, 2018

#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

Can Atheists Ground the Claim That Abortion Is Wrong? (Video)

If a pro-life atheist doesn’t believe in a Moral Law Giver, can their view be consistent?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 28, 2018

Questions for Alan

Alan talks about social justice, the problem of evil, Jehovah’s Witnesses, inoculating children in tough topics, and more.

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | March 17, 2017

Target’s Policy on 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. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 25, 2016

Am I against Abortion Just Because I’m a Christian?

Someone tried to dismiss Alan’s pro-life view by claiming it was merely a product of his religious beliefs. Listen how he responds to this challenge. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | January 11, 2016

The Morality of Cloning (Video)

What should Christians think about the morality of cloning?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | March 4, 2013

Abortion Challenge: This Is Not a Person

An acorn is not an oak tree. A chicken egg is not a chicken. Silk is not a dress. A fertilized egg is not a person. Alan responds to this challenge offered by some abortion-choice advocates.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Is A Human Embryo Without an Active Brain Alive?

Alan responds to the challenge that a human embryo without a brain is not alive and, consequently, can be be killed. Alan answers this week's challenge.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Are Early Human Embryos Individuals?

Alan Shlemon responds to the challenge that since human embryos can twin and then even recombine to form one, individual human life can't be determined until after this period.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013