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Ep. 69 Evan Minton & Tim Stratton Talk the Freethinking Argument

6/13/2019
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We're back with a (somewhat) new episode for you guys. This one is actually going to be a series of 3 episodes for you from the Cerebral Faith podcast with Evan Minton. This was a conversation that he and Tim had on the Freethinking Argument. I know we've already covered this topic on the podcast, but this conversation brought up several new objections that Tim and I didn't have the chance to interact with. So enjoy! Relevant Links: http://cerebralfaith.blogspot.com/

Duration:00:16:26

Ep. 68 Should Christians Own Guns?

6/6/2019
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We had so much fun talking about violence these past couple weeks, we decided to do an episode talking about Christianity and guns. But, we needed some backup to do this episode, so we invited on Tim Hsiao, who is a philosophy professor at Grantham University who has written academically on this topic. It was an incredibly fun conversation that we know you'll enjoy. Relevant links: Tim Hsiao's website: http://timhsiao.org/ Tim's Gun...

Duration:00:38:34

Ep. 67 Which Movies Shouldn't Christians Watch?

5/30/2019
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Should Christians watch violent movies? Tim and I tackle this controversial topic in a really fun conversation. No matter where you fall on this subject, I hope you enjoy what we had to say, while also hearing us talk about some pretty awesome movies. Relevant...

Duration:00:22:19

Ep. 66 On Violent Movies

5/23/2019
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Should Christians watch violent movies? Tim and I tackle this controversial topic in a really fun conversation. No matter where you fall on this subject, I hope you enjoy what we had to say, while also hearing us talk about some pretty awesome movies. Relevant...

Duration:00:30:00

Ep. 65 More Avengers Endgame

5/16/2019
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We had so much fun talking about Avengers Endgame last week, that we'd thought we'd take a couple of episodes to dive in a little deeper. It turns out, there's a lot of theological, philosophical, and apologetic related stuff to talk about in this movie. Also, we're pretty sure Biola University wrote most of this movie. Obvious disclaimer, there are lots of spoilers in this conversation, so go see the movie if you don't want it ruined for you. If you don't care, then by all means have at...

Duration:00:21:51

Ep. 64 Talking Avengers Endgame

5/9/2019
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We had so much fun talking about Avengers Endgame last week, that we'd thought we'd take a couple of episodes to dive in a little deeper. It turns out, there's a lot of theological, philosophical, and apologetic related stuff to talk about in this movie. Obvious disclaimer, there are lots of spoilers in this conversation, so go see the movie if you don't want it ruined for you. If you don't care, then by all means have at it. Relevant...

Duration:00:22:56

Ep. 63 Molinism: Endgame

5/2/2019
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This week, we’re going to be talking about one of Tim’s papers that he presented at ETS. We’ll look at Tim’s argument as to why Molinism gives us as Christians the ability to better utilize the Fine-Tuning argument, and why other views do not. We also discuss a little Avengers (no spoilers, don't worry). Enjoy! Relevant...

Duration:00:31:53

Ep. 62 Molinism & the Moral Argument

4/25/2019
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This week, we’re going to be talking about one of Tim’s papers that he presented at ETS. We’ll look at Tim’s argument as to why Molinism gives us as Christians the ability to better utilize the Moral Argument, and why other views, particularly exhaustively deterministic ones, do not. Enjoy! Relevant links: https://freethinkingministries.com/the-apologetic-significance-of-molinism-ets-edit/ https://freethinkingministries.com/human-freedom-the-self-imposed-limits-of-god/ Relevant...

Duration:00:29:06

Ep. 61 Molinism & the Kalam

4/18/2019
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This week, we’re going to be talking about one of Tim’s papers that he presented at ETS. We’ll look at Tim’s argument as to why Molinism gives us as Christians the ability to better utilize the Kalam Cosmological Argument, and why other views, particularly exhaustively deterministic ones, do not. Enjoy! Relevant links: https://freethinkingministries.com/the-apologetic-significance-of-molinism-ets-edit/ https://freethinkingministries.com/a-god-problem-in-the-new-york-times/ Relevant...

Duration:00:25:10

Ep. 60 Molinism & the FAAN

4/11/2019
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This week, we're going to be talking about one of Tim's papers that he presented at ETS. We'll look at Tim's argument as to why Molinism gives us as Christians the ability to better utilize the Freethinking Argument Against Naturalism, and why other views, particularly exhaustively deterministic ones, do not. Enjoy! Relevant links: http://freethinkingministries.com/the-apologetic-significance-of-molinism-ets-edit/ Relevant episodes: 19, 20, 22, 23, 27, 39, 40, 41, 58, 59

Duration:00:21:49

Ep. 59 Molinism & the Problem of Natural Evil

4/4/2019
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This week, we're going to be talking about one of Tim's papers that he presented at ETS. We'll look at Tim's argument as to why Molinism gives us as Christians the ability to adequately answer the problem of natural evil, and why other views, particularly deterministic ones, do not. It's a pretty fun conversation, so you should give it a listen. Relevant links: http://freethinkingministries.com/the-apologetic-significance-of-molinism-ets-edit/ Relevant episodes: 19, 20, 22, 23, 27, 39,...

Duration:00:25:50

Ep. 58 Molinism & the Problem of Moral Evil

3/28/2019
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This week, we're going to be talking about one of Tim's papers that he presented at ETS. We'll look at Tim's argument as to why Molinism gives us as Christians the ability to adequately answer the problem of moral evil, and why other views, particularly deterministic ones, do not. It's pretty awesome and you should listen. I know I did. Relevant links: http://freethinkingministries.com/the-apologetic-significance-of-molinism-ets-edit/ Relevant episodes: 19, 20, 22, 23, 27, 39, 40, 41

Duration:00:27:32

Ep. 57 We're Back! Talking About ETS

3/21/2019
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Finally, a new episode where Tim and I can actually talk to each other! Tim just got back from the ETS conference in New Orleans where he presented two papers related to Molinism and middle knowledge. We talk about both of those papers and the reaction he received from those in the audience. Like we mention in the episode, we should be a little more regular with our content from here on out. We've got a lot of fun stuff planned, so keep listening and sharing the show! Relevant...

Duration:00:28:03

Ep. 56 Tim Talks to Twin Cities Apologetics (Part 2)

3/14/2019
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In this episode, Tim sits down with Twin Cities Apologetics and talks about free will and other related topics. It makes for some really good conversation, so we're glad to be able to bring it to you guys. Enjoy the second part of this conversation!

Duration:00:24:58

Ep. 55 Tim Talks to Twin Cities Apologetics (Part 1)

3/7/2019
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In this episode, Tim sits down with Twin Cities Apologetics and talks about free will and other related topics. It makes for some really good conversation, so we're glad to be able to bring it to you guys. Enjoy the first part of this conversation!

Duration:00:28:21

Ep. 54 Tim's Interview with Jake Sullivan (Part 2)

2/28/2019
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It's the second part of Tim's interview where he demonstrates his wealth of knowledge regarding Christian apologetics and theology. Is there anything this guy can't do? I mean, besides find a time to record some new episodes for you guys with his cohost, but I digress. Enjoy the episode!

Duration:00:27:10

Ep. 53 Tim's Interview with Jake Sullivan (Part 1)

2/21/2019
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We're still trying to find some time to record some more episodes together, so this week you'll be hearing an interview Tim did where he answers some common questions you'll hear regarding Christian apologetics and theology. It's a fun interview, so have fun listening to Tim be awesome and know everything.

Duration:00:23:39

Ep. 52 Talking about Abortion with Clinton Wilcox

2/14/2019
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We've got Clinton Wilcox on the podcast this week to talk about abortion. It's a fairly timely conversation, as abortion has been quite the topic in the news as of late. Unfortunately, Tim wasn't able to join us, but the conversation was still really good. We talked about how we as Christians should talk about abortion, as well as some more practical problems that might come up in discussions you might have. Relevant Links blog.secularprolife.org www.prolifetraining.com Clinton's...

Duration:00:40:37

Ep. 51 In Defense of William Lane Craig (Part 2)

2/7/2019
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In the second part of our two-part series on Tony Lee Ross’s article defending William Lane Craig, we primarily discuss Dr. Craig’s Christological model for how Christ can be both divine and man. We haven’t ever talked about this topic before on the podcast, so it makes for some interesting listening. Relevant Links: Original Blog - https://sinnersinthehandsofanangryblog.com/in-defense-of-william-lane-craig?fbclid=IwAR3wB1vnYa_1pj9Y7mVb-NjuKxtGwWl4LmqVv0MGT4YOr9ncdxAeB3ipIxk

Duration:00:33:45

Ep. 50 In Defense of William Lane Craig (Part 1)

1/31/2019
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In this episode, Tim and I talk about an article written by Tony Lee Ross that talks about what he believes to be unfair criticisms of Dr. William Lane Craig. This article gave us a chance to discuss some issues we haven’t had a chance to discuss before on the podcast, such as young-earth creationism and presuppositional apologetics. Stay tuned for part two! Relevant...

Duration:00:22:21