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Transgender: Truth and Compassion

Imagine a woman telling you, “I’m transgender. Please call me Michael.” What do you do? Here's how to answer with truth and compassion.

Solid Ground | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | August 24, 2016

What Does It Mean to Have Conversational Character? (Video)

Alan explains what it means to have good character when engaging in conversations regarding ethics, faith, and values.    COMMENT Read more posts

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | June 2, 2014

What Does It Mean to Have Conversational Character? (Video)

Alan explains what it means to have good character when engaging in conversations regarding ethics, faith, and values.   

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | June 2, 2014

What's the Best Passage About Homosexuality? (Video)

Alan shares which passage in the Bible is the most appropriate to use when discussing homosexuality. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | December 30, 2013

Challenge Response: The Bible Only Mentions Homosexuality Six Times

Here's my response to this week's challenge. I apologize for it being a little long, but I try to make up for it by engaging some of the people who also responded to the challenge.   COMMENTS

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | August 15, 2013

Is the Leviticus Prohibition of Homosexuality Irrelevant?

Alan's monthly letter for February 2013 Dear Friend, Skeptics of all stripes believe the book of Leviticus is irrelevant. Just cite the prohibition of homosexual behavior in Chapter 18 and brace for the impending attack. They’ll say something akin to, “Leviticus 19:19 says you can’t wear clothes made from two different linens or plant two different seeds in the same field. You don’t follow those rules, so why follow the homosexual ones?” They’re claiming you’re inconsistent.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | March 20, 2013

Truth Drives Us to Compassion (March 1, 2013)

Alan explains how the important principle of truth and compassion plays out in the discussion on homosexuality. Download the mp3 version...

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | March 1, 2013

Bigots Among Us?

If you're a Christian and oppose same-sex marriage, then millions of people think you're a bigot. How should you respond?

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 28, 2013

Challenge Response: Christianity Has Its Own Jihad

Alan answers the challenge that Christianity, like Islam, has its own jihad.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

The Moral Mischief of Abortion

Abortion choice advocates often engage in logical gymnastics to avoid the inconsistency of their view.

Article | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | January 1, 2013