Mon, 30 July 2012
In this podcast, Jim addresses the claim that the gospels are eyewitness accounts. Do the authors of the gospels ever claim to be eyewitnesses? Is their eyewitness status impacted by uncertainty about their authorship? Can we trust what they say if we don’t have the original documents?
Direct download: PCM_Podcast_267_-_Can_the_Gospels_Be_Defended_As_Eyewitness_Accounts_-_LQ.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:29pm PST
Tue, 24 July 2012
Advocates of same-sex marriage argue that legalizing this form of matrimony is a matter of social justice. They claim that human rights are being denied to a select minority within our country. Both of these claims are true, but advocates of same-sex marriage have the wrong minority group in view. In this podcast, Jim concludes the case he began several weeks ago as he defends the Biblical and traditional view of marriage.
Direct download: PCM_Podcast_266_-_Same_Sex_Marriage_Human_Rights_and_Social_Justice_-_HQ.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:20am PST
Mon, 16 July 2012
Can I call myself a Christian if I deny the triune nature of God? Jim answers this listener question and more: How can God “send” people to hell? What happens to those who never hear the Gospel or who can’t understand the Gospel? What areas of life and policies should government consider for “promotion”?
Direct download: PCM_Podcast_265_-_Why_Is_the_Trinity_An_Essential_Christian_Doctrine_-_LQ.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:18pm PST
Mon, 9 July 2012
In this podcast, Jim examines the recent “discovery” of the “God Particle,” the Higgs boson. Does the existence of this particle disprove God’s existence? Why is the Higgs boson called the “God Particle” in the first place? Also, Jim examines Lawrence Krauss’ recent book, “A Universe from Nothing” and the proposition that particles like the Higgs boson could come from nothing.
Direct download: PCM_Podcast_264_-_Does_the_God_Particle_Disprove_the_Existence_of_God_-_LQ.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:14pm PST
Mon, 2 July 2012
In this podcast, Jim examines five characteristics of life in the age of the Internet and discusses how these characteristics challenge those of us who defend the Christian worldview. Jim also reads listener email related to the use of deadly force and evidential apologetics.
Direct download: PCM_Podcast_263_-_Five_Challenges_for_Christianity_in_the_Information_Age_-_LQ.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:55pm PST