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#STRask - February 29, 2016

Does the sufficiency of Scripture imply that the use of secular psychological principles and practices is invalid? Some parents say that as Christians we should keep our children in public schools to be "salt and light", is this wise? How is Tactics used with someone who is prideful, angry, very aggressive and randomly saying their ideas? How do you respond to folks that say that religion has no impact on their life? What does the Bible say about suicide? What does suicide mean for someone who identifies as a Christian?

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | February 29, 2016

LGBT Activist Says We Should Be Allowed to Discriminate against Ideas

After refusing to bake a cake that said “support gay marriage,” a couple in Northern Ireland was convicted of political and sexual orientation discrimination. Now LGBT activist Peter Tatchell is publicly disagreeing with the court’s decision, saying, “Much as I wish to defend the gay community, I also want to defend freedom of conscience, expression and religion.”

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | February 20, 2016

Liabilities of a “Living” Bible and Constitution View (January 17, 2016)

Host: Greg Koukl Commentary: Liabilities of a “Living” Bible and Constitution View (00:00) Caller Topic: 1. Concerned about influence of grown daughter’s lesbianism on younger children. (00:25) 2. Are terrorists wrong in their interpretation of the Quran? (00:49) Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | February 17, 2016

How the New Meaning of “Dignity” Is Changing Everything

In an article on Public Discourse, Roberta Green Ahmanson explains why our culture’s new understanding of human dignity “may well be the harbinger of a social transformation the likes of which we have not seen in the West for 1400 years”: Dignity apparently justifies abortion, transgenderism, the redefinition of marriage, and physician-assisted suicide.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | February 17, 2016

Is God a Christian? (January 29, 2016)

Host: Greg Koukl Commentary: Is God a Christian? (00:00) Caller Topic: 1. When can a Christian remarry? (00:10) 2. Thoughts on how the decreasing age of viability for the unborn will affect the abortion debate? (00:23) 3. How do you persuade someone to trust that their senses can apprehend reality? (00:41) Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | January 29, 2016

Pro-Life in the Public Square, and Spiritual Warfare in the Trials of Life (January 27, 2016)

Host: Greg Koukl Commentary: Pro-Life in the Public Square, and Spiritual Warfare in the Trials of Life (00:00) Caller Topic: 1. Is a church’s emphasis on “hearing from God” a criterion to consider when choosing a church? (00:26) 2. Your response to John Piper’s view on carrying a gun? (00:49) Download the mp3,,,

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | January 27, 2016

#STRask - January 25, 2016

Under what circumstances would it be biblically justified for American Christians to resist the government with arms? Is there a difference between saying sins are forgiven and Jesus is the propitiation for sins? Is it wrong to enjoy fantasy books and movies which contain positive depictions of magic, wizards, etc.? I read that John Stott supported annihilationism. Is this doctrine heretical? Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | January 25, 2016

Christmas Vacation (January 6, 2016)

Host: Greg Koukl Commentary: Christmas Vacation (00:00) Caller Topic: 1. Should a Christian attend a baby shower for his not-yet-divorced brother-in-law’s pregnant girlfriend? (00:17) 2. Could God have created the universe with the appearance of age? (00:41) Download the mp3... Read the transcript...

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | January 6, 2016

#STRask - December 21, 2015

Is pacifism christian? Is turning the other cheek law? Atheist objection: Science says: I think this is right but let’s keep looking. Religion says: This is absolutely right. We’re done. How do I help a brother remove the log from his eye? Who are "the least of these" in our modern day and what is our responsibility to them? Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | December 21, 2015

Ideas to Make Christmas Meaningful (December 11, 2015)

Host: Greg Koukl Commentary: Ideas to Make Christmas Meaningful (00:00) Caller Topic: 1. Wedding videographer approached by gay couple. What’s the response? (00:16) 2. Church changed “membership” to “ministry partner” in bylaws. Thoughts? (00:25) 3. What is the ethical obligation when a spouse doesn’t know adultery is occurring? (00:34) 4. What is your writing process? (00:45) 5. How do you know who to marry? (00:53)

Podcast Episode | Christianity & Culture | Greg Koukl | December 11, 2015