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Is God Really Forgiving If He Required Payment for Sins Through Jesus?

If forgiveness is letting a wrongdoing go instead of requiring payback, how can God genuinely forgive us if He first required payment through Jesus?   Transcript: 0:04 I thought forgiveness was letting a 0:07 wrongdoing go instead of requiring 0:08 payback. So how is it that God can

Video | | Tim Barnett | May 29, 2017

Abortion and Homicide

Greg explains how those with a pro-life view are more in line with the laws of California and other states than many may think.   Transcript: 0:00 In the abortion debate, it is not unusual 0:04 for pro-lifers sometimes to use the 0:07 word "murder" to describe abortion, and

Video | | Greg Koukl | May 22, 2017

Hitler and Mother Teresa

If neither Hitler nor Mother Teresa were Christians, would they both suffer the same fate?   Transcript: 0:01 So here's a question for you: Would 0:03 Hitler and Mother Teresa suffer the same 0:07 fate if they were not Christians? 0:10 Now don't answer too quickly, think about

Video | | Greg Koukl | May 15, 2017

3 Things to Remember While Sharing Your Beliefs

Greg offers three tips for tactical evangelism gleaned from overhearing a conversation on a flight.    Transcript: 0:01 A couple years ago on a flight back from 0:03 the Midwest, my wife and I were listening 0:06 to a dear brother in Christ who was

Video | | Greg Koukl | May 8, 2017

Respecting the Revelation

Greg explains that getting a word from God is not a substitute for careful Bible study.   Transcript: 0:00 I want to talk with you for a quick 0:02 second about Bible study. You know, some 0:04 people think that getting a word from 0:06 God directly through the Holy Spirit

Video | | Greg Koukl | May 1, 2017

What Are the First Steps to Take When Learning to Defend the Faith?

Tim shares advise to those who want to become apologists of Christianity. Transcript: 0:05 What are the first steps to take in 0:07 learning to defend the faith? Well let me 0:10 give you three simple steps. First, you need 0:13 to pray. You need to pray that God would use

Video | | Tim Barnett | April 24, 2017

Is Christianity Based on Threats?

Greg responds to the claim that Christianity uses scare tactics in order to convert people. Transcript: 0:00 Have you ever heard this challenge: 0:02 "Christianity is based on threats." l 0:06 have, and I guess initially it sounds 0:09 hard to answer because, what is the

Video | | Greg Koukl | April 17, 2017

Will Time Continue Eternally?

Tim responds to the idea that time came into existence with the Big Bang, and whether or not it will continue forever. Transcript: 0:03 Prior to the Big Bang there was no time 0:07 except perhaps in the mind of God. 0:10 However, after the Big Bang will time 0:13 continue eternally? This is a good

Video | | Tim Barnett | April 10, 2017

The Question That Stops Christians in Their Tracks

Greg explains how to rephrase the question that stops Christians in their tracks. Transcript: 0:01 In your conversations with other people 0:06 about Christ and and Christianity and 0:09 the real important things, you are going 0:12 to encounter what I call THE question.

Video | | Greg Koukl | March 27, 2017

Taking Jesus at Face Value

Coming to believe the Bible is the inspired Word of God by letting Jesus speak for Himself. Transcript: 0:01 I wanna talk about a flashpoint right 0:06 now and a workaround for it about something we 0:10 probably encounter when we're talking to 0:12 other people about our convictions and

Video | | Greg Koukl | March 20, 2017