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Your God Is a Monster

Is God a moral monster who commits genocide? This week's challenge: “Your God is a monster.”  “The God of the Bible is a monster. How can you possibly believe in a God who would command genocide, much less trust him? Even if I thought he were real, I would never follow him, and frankly, it makes me nervous that you do follow him because how do I know you won't think he's commanding you to commit genocide sometime in the future?" 

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Challenge--Moral Values Are Just Brain Patterns

Are moral values nothing more than brain activity? Brett responds to this week's challenge.

Video | Ethics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Challenge: Jesus Wasn't Moral

In this week's challenge we posted a quote from atheist Bertrand Russell. Brett's responds.

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Can Intuition Prove Objective Moral Values?

This week's challenge comes from our skeptical friend, Doubting Eric. His main question is, "Why would the fact that I intuit something to be true be considered evidence that it really is true?" So Brett takes a careful approach to answering this week's STR Place challenge.

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Is an Infinite Hell Unjust?

Isn't the infinite punishment of hell for a finite amount of sins an unjust punishment? Brett answers this week's STR Place challenge.

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Challenge: I Can't Believe in God if My Mom is in Hell

What do you say to someone who denies Christianity because they cannot affirm that a loved one is in hell? Tough objection! Brett gives his thoughts.

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

How Do You Prove Objective Morality?

What can you say to someone who thinks morality is merely subjective? Brett answers this week's challenge.

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Did God Wrongly Punish Adam & Eve?

Did Adam & Eve have knowledge of right & wrong? If not, then God punished them unjustly, right? Brett answers this week's challenge.

Video | Apologetics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

Euthyphro Challenge--God Is Not Good or God Is Not Sovereign

If God's moral commands are good simply because He commands them, they are arbitrary. If God's moral commands are good because they conform to some standard, then He is not sovereign. Brett responds to this week's challenge.

Video | Ethics | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013

A Response Dan Savage's Anti-Bullying Speech

Recently, gay activist and founder of the "It Gets Better" project, Dan Savage, was invited to discuss bullying at a high school journalism conference. Brett offers some thoughts on what Dan said to those students.

Video | Christianity & Culture | Brett Kunkle | February 22, 2013