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Don't the Sincere Beliefs of Non-Christians Matter to God?

Greg explains why it matters what you believe, not just how sincerely you believe it. Transcript: 00:00 I want to talk for just a moment about sincerity because this is something that 00:09 comes into discussions about Christianity, and I think it's given more 00:16 weight in the discussion than it deserves. In other words, people think,

Video | | Greg Koukl | February 12, 2018

Does God Literally Desire All to Be Saved?

Greg unpacks the definition of "desire" in light of 1 Timothy 2:3-4.  Transcript: 00:06 Okay, so here's a challenging question: Does God literally desire all to be 00:17 saved? Now of course, the emphasis of that question, with the word "literally," is on 00:22 the "all," but the operative word there is not "all." The operative word is "desire,"

Video | | Greg Koukl | January 29, 2018

Does Christianity Brainwash the Vulnerable?

Greg refutes the challenge that those who turn to Christ during a difficult time in life have somehow been taken advantage of.

Video | | Greg Koukl | January 15, 2018

Can Struggling and Doubt Ever Be Beneficial?

Greg shares how struggling and doubt can lead to growth in the life of a Christian.   Transcript:

Video | | Greg Koukl | January 8, 2018

Does Faith Require God to Be Hidden?

There's a notion going around that in order for us to have real faith, God must remain hidden. Greg uses biblical support to respond to this claim.   Transcript:

Video | | Greg Koukl | January 1, 2018

Why Is Jesus Different? (Video)

Greg explains how and why Jesus stands apart from other religious leaders.   Transcript: 00:06 So my question here is, "Why is Jesus different from other religious leaders?" 00:12 And frankly, I thought the question was going to be, "How is Jesus different from

Video | | Greg Koukl | December 26, 2017

Does the Promise of a Reward Eliminate True Morality?

Greg responds to the atheist claim that true morality can only exist without the enticement of reward or the threat of punishment.   Transcript: 00:06 There's a meme in play right now that basically says, "True morality is a 00:14 morality that is not motivated by the enticement of a reward or the threat of

Video | | Greg Koukl | December 11, 2017

Our Special Christmas Message for You

It’s almost here. You and I, with Christians across the globe, will celebrate the gift of God’s Son, Jesus Christ. It’s the best gift ever—one of infinite value, yet given freely for you and me more than 2,000 years ago. And more than worthy of all the festivities that come with Christmas. 

Video | Theology | Greg Koukl | December 6, 2017

Why Don't More People Accept Jesus?

Greg discusses why many people reject Jesus.    Transcript: 00:06 I have a talk I give that's titled, "Bad arguments against God," and there are lots 00:13 of legitimate ways, I think, to go after Christianity. Like Paul says, if Jesus 00:17 didn't rise from the dead then we are of most people to be pitied,

Video | Theology | Greg Koukl | November 27, 2017

The Problem of Evil

Greg discusses a road block that often stands in the way of belief in Christianity.     Transcript: 00:06 Probably the most perennial challenge to any form of theism, especially Christian 00:13 theism, is the problem of evil. This is huge, and it's the kind of thing that 00:18 people bring up all the time. I actually like the problem of evil. I

Video | Theology | Greg Koukl | November 20, 2017