mid-week apologetics booster (4-2-2015)

Good Morning!

Here are your weekly links – pick 1 or 2 and learn something new!

  1. The Atheist and His Metal Detector (Frank Turek): https://stream.org/atheist-metal-detector/
  2. Testimony of Nabeel Qureshi (a former devout Muslim): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bjv2t7PC7E
  3. Christian Evangelism: Apologetics and Evangelism: http://www.equip.org/article/christian-evangelism-apologetics-and-evangelism/#christian-books-2
  4. How Can You Trust Christianity Is True When There Are So Many Unanswered Questions? (J. Warner Wallace): http://coldcasechristianity.com/2014/how-can-you-trust-christianity-is-true-when-there-are-so-many-unanswered-questions/
  5. How Can You Trust Christianity Is True If You Haven’t Examined All the Alternatives? (J. Warner Wallace): http://coldcasechristianity.com/2014/how-can-you-trust-christianity-is-true-if-you-havent-examined-all-the-alternatives/
  6. How To Break Free From Skepticism With One Simple Question (Jonathan Morrow): http://www.thinkchristianly.org/how-to-break-free-from-skepticism-with-one-simple-question/
  7. Challenge Response: You Can’t Trust the Christian Authors of the Gospels – because they were eager to promote Christianity (Brett Kunkle – 8 ½ minute video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODr9LEPA9VE&feature=youtu.be
  8. Who Is Jesus Christ? A Challenge to Christians (Andrew A. Snelling) – “…so many Christians still choose the “tree of knowledge” (Genesis 3:6) rather than the Word of God (Genesis 2:17)”: http://www.icr.org/article/who-jesus-christ-challenge-christians/
  9. Evolution’s ‘Best’ Examples (Brian Thomas): http://www.icr.org/article/5838/
  10. 8 Reasons the Church shouldn’t view Philosophy as the Enemy: http://www.dyerthoughts.com/home/8-reasons-the-church-shouldnt-view-philosophy-as-the-enemy
  11. Evangelism Never Changes, But the Methods Do: http://www.christianitytoday.com/edstetzer/2015/february/evangelism-never-changes-but-never-stays-same.html?paging=off
  12. If You Grew Up In Iran, You Would Be Muslim… So What? – Scott M. Sullivan (3 ½ minute video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hiwp56RBnIE
  13. Why Did Jesus Have to Die? A series of short videos from Josh McDowell on this topic.  (http://www.josh.org/video-2/additional-videos/) Here are the topics covered:
    1. For whom did Jesus Die?
    2. Is it all about me?
    3. Cafeteria Theology
    4. Is there anything God cannot do?
    5. How do we become righteous?
    6. Righteousness apart from the law
    7. Redemption
    8. Propitiation
    9. Redemption Story
    10. Propitiation Story
  14. Responding to Skepticism (And the Proper Use of Tactics): http://str.typepad.com/weblog/2015/03/responding-to-skepticism-and-the-proper-use-of-tactics.html
  15. Personal Evangelism and Pastors: 14 Findings:
    1. http://thomrainer.com/2014/01/21/personal-evangelism-and-pastors-14-findings-part-one/
    2. http://thomrainer.com/2014/01/28/personal-evangelism-and-pastors-14-findings-part-two/
  16. What is Pascal’s Wager? http://www.gotquestions.org/Pascals-wager.html
  17. How can the light of stars billions of light years away from the earth have reached us if the earth is only thousands of years old? http://www.gotquestions.org/star-light.html
  18. Cambrian Fossil Intensifies Evolutionary Conundrum: http://www.icr.org/article/cambrian-fossil-intensifies-evolutionary/
  19. Science and the Glory of God (wall builders): http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=24ff978071728b002d42f126f&id=20ad8f49f9&e=c97d948a51
  20. When the Real Jesus Is Preached: http://str.typepad.com/weblog/2015/03/when-the-real-jesus-is-preached.html
  21. The New Age Worldview: Is it Believable? (Douglas Groothuis): http://www.bethinking.org/other-religions/the-new-age-worldview-is-it-believable
  22. Get Into the Game of Apologetics and Evangelism: http://southernbyhisgrace.com/get-into-the-game-of-apologetics-and-evangelism/
  23. An Appeal To Ex-Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Who Are Now Atheists Or Agnostics, By Jason Wright: http://watchtowerinvestigated.co.uk/2015/03/21/an-appeal-to-ex-jws-who-are-now-atheists-or-agnostics-by-jason-wright/
  24. A Few Reasons an Evolutionary Origin of Life Is Impossible: https://www.icr.org/article/3140
  25. A Universe from Nothing? http://www.icr.org/article/6901
  26. Shooting down the claims that Easter has pagan origins: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/geneveith/2015/03/shooting-down-the-claims-that-easter-has-pagan-origins/
  27. Is Jesus Simply a Retelling of the Horus Mythology? | Cold Case Christianity: http://coldcasechristianity.com/2014/is-jesus-simply-a-retelling-of-the-horus-myth/
  28. 22 Important Questions for the Buddhistic Worldview | Cold Case Christianity: http://coldcasechristianity.com/2014/22-important-questions-for-the-buddhistic-worldview/

Blessed be the name of the Lord!

One thought on “mid-week apologetics booster (4-2-2015)

  1. Donnie Griffin

    Reblogged this on Southern by His Grace and commented:
    This is a helpful blog that reposts apologetics articles. For those interested in keeping up, here you go. My post “Get Into the Game of Apologetics and Evangelism” is number 22. Many good articles here.


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