Greg talks about our need to have courage and grace as we stand in the truth, then he answers questions about how we know the devil didn’t raise Jesus, whether the Holy Spirit can use descriptive passages to affirm a decision, and Christians’ involvement in politics.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: Stand with courage and grace. (00:00)
  2. How do we know it wasn’t the devil who raised Jesus? (20:00)
  3. Can the Holy Spirit use descriptive passages (as opposed to prescriptive) to affirm a decision? (29:00)
  4. Regarding Christians’ involvement in politics, how should I respond to the claim that Christians can’t expect non-believers and their cultures to conform to Christian values before they have been made new in Christ? (46:00)
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Greg talks to a student about STR’s “Be One of the 100” campaign, corrects a stat he gave about slavery, talks about how to go about writing a book, then talks to a caller about how to find a good church.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: Be one of the 100. (00:00)
  2. Commentary: Greg corrects a stat he gave about slavery. (16:00)
  3. Commentary: How can I go about writing a book? (17:00)
  4. How can I find a good church? (42:00)
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Greg answers questions about whether there’s a legitimate difference between microevolution and macroevolution, concern about a pastor’s response to the reversal of Roe v. Wade, whether it’s wrong to take contraceptives, and why God doesn’t get rid of Satan immediately.
 
Topics:
  1. How should I respond to someone who says there’s no difference between microevolution and macroevolution and that it’s just an illegitimate distinction made up by Christians? (04:00)
  2. What do you think about my pastor’s response to the reversal of Roe v. Wade, and should I not stay at this church? (29:00)
  3. Is taking contraceptives wrong like abortion is wrong, or is it okay to prevent pregnancy before conception? (45:00)
  4. Why doesn’t God just rid of Satan immediately? (52:00)
Greg discusses the fact that even though our culture glorifies LGBTQ lifestyles, the statistics show these lifestyles are actually harmful to people, then he answers a question about the timeline for end-time events.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: Statistics show LGBTQ lifestyles are harmful. (09:00)
  2. You’ve convinced me about the rapture being post-trib, but what is the timeline for the rest of the end-time events? (41:00)
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Greg talks about the helpfulness of tactics, even for those who are new to using them, tells about hearing from a pastor that virtually all of the junior high girls in their youth group identify as bisexual, and talks to a caller about Trinitarian vs. Unitarian views of God.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: An example of the helpfulness of tactics (00:00)
  2. Commentary: Virtually all of the girls in a junior high youth group are openly identifying as bisexual. (36:00)
  3. Follow-up call regarding last week’s question about the number of persons in the Trinity—comments on a video debate between William Lane Craig (Trinitarian) and Dale Tuggy (Unitarian) (47:00)
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Greg answers questions about whether the church should be celebrating the end of Roe v. Wade, the idea that people with same-sex attraction are “born that way,” whether it’s possible there are more persons in the Trinity, and discerning whether a spiritual gift is from God or some other source.
 
Topics:
  1. Should the church be celebrating the end of Roe v. Wade, and what should I think of my church remaining silent about it? (06:00)
  2. How can I argue that gay people aren’t “born that way” if I seem to have been born with the desire for premarital sex? (19:00)
  3. Is it possible there are more than three persons in the Trinity? (39:00)
  4. How can I determine if a spiritual gift is coming from God or some other source? (49:00)
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Greg talks about Senator Warren’s call to shut down crisis pregnancy centers and Jane’s Revenge’s attacks against them, then he talks to a caller about his experience volunteering at a CPC and answers questions about our nation vs. Sodom and Gomorrah and how to respond to someone who’s walking away from Christianity because God didn’t protect him from abuse.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: The fight against crisis pregnancy centers (00:00)
  2. A former crisis pregnancy center volunteer explains why these centers wouldn’t dare to mislead people. (28:00)
  3. What are the differences between our nation and Sodom and Gomorrah, and why is God not destroying us? (39:00)
  4. What should I say to someone who is walking away from Christianity because God didn’t protect him from abuse? (49:00)
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Greg discusses the moral argument against abortion and answers questions about how to respond to “God made me this way” and how to make a case for Jesus’ deity to a Muslim.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: A moral perspective on abortion (00:00)
  2. What is a proper, biblical understanding of “God made me”? (29:00)
  3. How can I expand upon the argument that since the Quran affirms the New Testament, Muslims should worship Jesus? (47:00)
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Greg talks about the legal and moral questions behind the recent overturning of Roe v. Wade, then he answers a question about trusting God when you have a life-threatening illness and talks to a caller about the role Greg and Stand to Reason have played in his life.
 
Topics:
  1. Commentary: The rule of law protects us. (00:00)
  2. How can I trust God in the middle of a life-altering illness? (33:00)
  3. A caller thanks Greg for the role he played in his faith as a new Christian. (51:00)
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Greg and Amy respond to questions about whether praying once in faith for something is better than repeatedly requesting the same thing and how to read and apply psalms like Psalm 91 that say God will save us from “deadly pestilence” and other kinds of suffering.
 
Topics:
  1. Is praying once in faith for something and leaving it with God better than repeatedly raising up the same requests?
  2. How should I read and apply psalms like Psalm 91 that say God will save us from “deadly pestilence” and other kinds of suffering?
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