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Call Greg during the live broadcast with any question on ethics, values, and religion. Greg will give you a piece of his mind as well as model effective Christian apologetics for the critical issues of life.

Call Greg during the live broadcast with any question on ethics, values, and religion. Greg will give you a piece of his mind as well as model effective Christian apologetics for the critical issues of life.
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Signal Hill, CA

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Call Greg during the live broadcast with any question on ethics, values, and religion. Greg will give you a piece of his mind as well as model effective Christian apologetics for the critical issues of life.

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English

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1438 East 33rd Street, Signal Hill, CA 90755 (562) 595-7333


Episodes

Greg and Tim Answer Questions

2/16/2018
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Tim is in the studio with Greg and gives an update on what he’s been up to, then they answer questions about prayer and God’s sovereignty, talking to a universalist, and violence against abortionists. Topics: Since God is sovereign and His will is done in the end, what is the purpose of praying for healing? (0:05) What should I say to my universalist relative? (0:26) Why is it wrong to kill the abortionist? (0:43) Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Atheist Bionic Dance video...

Duration:00:57:54

Teaching Apologetics to Students

2/14/2018
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Greg chats with Tim Barnett about teaching apologetics to students then answers questions about responding to an inconsistent claim of “inclusivity” and using the Columbo Tactic. Topics: What’s a tactics-oriented way to challenge someone who won’t hire pro-lifers on his claim to be “inclusive”? (0:30) I need advice on using the Columbo Tactic with people at church. (0:37) Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: reTHINK Apologetics Student Conference Related Links: Tactics: A Game...

Duration:00:57:57

Two More Responses to Matthew Vines’s Case

2/9/2018
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Greg goes over the argument made in Romans 1 in light of last week’s discussion between Sean McDowell and Matthew Vines then answers questions about the new earth and whether a ceremony is necessary for marriage. Topics: If the new earth is a physical place, wouldn’t that mean injury and death are possible there? (0:30) At some point, can a couple be considered married even if they haven’t gone through a ceremony? (0:41) Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Upcoming...

Duration:00:57:56

An Evaluation of the Dialogue between Sean McDowell and Matthew Vines

2/7/2018
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Amy Hall joins Greg in discussing Sean McDowell’s dialogue with Matthew Vines on “What Does the Bible Say about Homosexuality?" Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: What Does the Bible Say About Homosexuality? Sean McDowell and Matthew Vines in ConversationA Reformation the Church Doesn’t Need Part 1Part 2 Related Links: Matthew Vines’s Reformation Project ConferenceAnswering Matthew Vines’s 40 QuestionsBad Reasons to Adopt Pro-Gay TheologySam Allberry – Is God Anti-Gay?A...

Duration:00:57:59

Your Problems Will Get Bigger, and God Will Seem Quieter

2/2/2018
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Greg talks about remaining faithful and then answers a question about how Christians should view self-defense in light of Jesus’ command to love our enemies. Topics: In light of Jesus’ command to love our enemies, how should Christians view self-defense? (0:23) Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: reTHINK Apologetics Student ConferenceThe Screwtape Letters

Duration:00:40:39

Science Is Not the Only Path to Knowledge

1/31/2018
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Greg talks about scientism then answers questions about whether or not it’s appropriate for a Christian to have a gay couple stay in her home and whether it’s okay to pay taxes when the money goes to things we oppose. Topics: Is letting a gay couple stay in our home an act of love, or am I displeasing God? (0:26) Is it wrong to pay taxes when the money will go to things we oppose? (0:50) Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Transcript of the dialogue between Greg Koukl and...

Duration:00:57:58

You’re Spiritual Because God Made You That Way

1/26/2018
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Greg recounts a conversation he had with someone who said she was “spiritual, not religious” then answers questions about creating with the appearance of age, Christ’s body, and Matthew 6:33. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Star Light and the Age of the UniverseMelinda Is Showing Signs of Progress

Duration:00:57:56

Can Someone Who Embraces a Sinful Lifestyle Be a Christian?

1/24/2018
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Greg talks about an upcoming dialogue on the Bible and homosexuality then takes calls on penal substitution and how we can know we’re saved. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Get a GripA Reformation the Church Doesn’t Need Part 1Part 2reTHINK Apologetics Student ConferenceUpcoming events

Duration:00:57:55

Jesus Wasn’t Just a Moral Teacher

1/19/2018
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Greg explains why it isn’t reasonable to say Jesus was just a moral teacher, gives an update on Melinda, then answers questions about Paul’s view of mind vs. spirit and warnings against losing salvation. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Was Jesus Just a Great Teacher?Women in Apologetics ConferencereTHINK Apologetics Student Conference Related Links: The Relationship between Warnings and Assurance: Don’t Fumble It

Duration:00:57:56

Interview: Nancy Pearcey – Love Thy Body

1/17/2018
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Greg interviews author and apologist Nancy Pearcey on her new book, Love Thy Body, discussing how our secular culture fragments the human person by denying the value and meaning of the body, leading to a cultural divide on numerous social issues. Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Nancy PearceyLove Thy BodyMore books by Nancy PearceyWomen in Apologetics ConferenceAfter-Birth Abortion: Why Should the Baby Live?Silicon Valley’s Drug-Fueled, Secret Sex Parties—One More Reason to...

Duration:00:57:56

God Takes Off Our Training Wheels for Our Good

1/10/2018
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Greg talks about how challenges lead to growth, then he answers questions about an analogy in Hebrews, the possible existence of a second judgment, and how to approach conversations with Mormons. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: AMP ConferencereTHINK Apologetics Student Conference

Duration:00:57:55

Make the Most of Your Time in 2018

1/5/2018
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Greg talks about New Year’s “resolutions” and trends he wants to see in his life this year, then he answers questions about being a godparent if you don’t believe in infant baptism, the grounding for morality, and more. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: reTHINK Apologetics Student ConferenceSmall Move, Big Change: Using Microresolutions to Transform Your Life Permanently

Duration:00:57:59

We Are Not Promised Tomorrow

1/3/2018
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Greg gives an update on Melinda and reflects on the fact that we need to do what’s in front of us today, then he answers questions about Jeremiah 29:11, dating someone who has a different theological view, and more. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Finding the Love of Your Life Related Links: How Can I Know Which Bible Promises Apply to Me?Promises We Can’t Claim. Promises We Can.

Duration:00:57:55

Jesus Fulfilled the Promise Made to Abraham

12/22/2017
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Greg talks about how the Old Testament led up to the birth of Jesus then answers questions about avoiding films with pagan elements, evidence for the soul, and more. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: The Bible: Fast ForwardRecovering the Lost Tools of Learning: An Approach to Distinctively Christian Education Related Links: When (and Why) Feminism Is Anti-Feminine

Duration:00:57:56

An Advent Reflection: Don’t Stumble over Jesus

12/20/2017
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Greg gives an update on Melinda’s condition then talks about how God doesn’t always do things the way we expect and answers questions about spanking and predestination. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Mailing address for Stand to ReasonShepherding a Child’s Heart Related Links: “Forced Love” Is the Wrong Way to Look at It

Duration:00:57:56

Interview: Greg Ganssle – Our Deepest Desires

12/15/2017
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Greg interviews Dr. Greg Ganssle, author of Our Deepest Desires: How the Christian Story Fulfills Human Aspirations. Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Our Deepest Desires: How the Christian Story Fulfills Human AspirationsThinking about God: First Steps in PhilosophyMore books by Dr. Ganssle

Duration:00:57:55

The Existence of the Soul

12/13/2017
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Greg gives an update about Melinda and talks about the existence of the soul then answers questions about all-boys schools and whether or not you can lose your salvation. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Urgent Prayer Request for MelindaDonate to Stand to Reason Related Links: reTHINK Apologetics Student Conference

Duration:00:57:58

Why Truth Seekers Should Consider Christianity First

12/8/2017
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Greg reflects on a recent talk given by Craig Hazen on the reasons why people should consider Christianity first then answers questions on Mormonism, Molinism, living with an unbelieving spouse, and more. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: reTHINK Apologetics Student ConferenceMolinism

Duration:00:57:57

Christians Have Hope in Suffering

12/6/2017
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Greg talks about Melinda’s accident and asks for prayer, reflecting on the hope we have as Christians, then takes questions on the third commandment and inerrancy. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: Urgent Prayer Request for MelindaDo Not Misuse God’s NameSTR Facebook page

Duration:00:57:55

Communicating the Gospel on a Road Sign

11/29/2017
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Greg talks about an evangelistic sign he saw hanging over a freeway then answers questions about Samson vs. suicide bombers, what to say to an unbeliever who says he follows the Golden Rule, and more. Topics: Download the mp3... Mentioned on the Show: How a French Atheist Becomes a TheologianDonate to Stand to Reason

Duration:00:57:57

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