How to Be “In” the Social Media World But Not “Of” the Social Media World

It’s always been difficult for Christ followers to live “in the world” while simultaneously resisting the temptations “of the world.” The New Testament authors acknowledged the challenge. The apostle John,…

The “Ism” Behind Every “Ism” (Podcast)

With all the concern over racism, sexism, and every other form of prejudice in our culture, is there an underlying cause we might identify to help us tackle these important…

Was the Source for the Gospels “Q” or Simply an Oral Tradition? (Video)

Was there a long-lost source for the Gospels, commonly known as “Q”? Could the Gospels have been written from the common knowledge of eyewitnesses? In this interview with Melissa Dougherty,…

Why Do Two People See the Same Evidence Differently?

I’ve been involved in jury trials for the past 30 years; I can’t even remember how many I’ve testified in as a police officer and detective. More recently, I’ve been…

Talking About the Nuanced Evidence for the New Testament (Podcast)

Are some of the classic evidences for Christianity less powerful than others? Can an investigative approach reveal which evidences should be prioritized? In this podcast, J. Warner describes the differences…

What is Discipleship? (Video)

How can we grow as Christians? What is the role of mentorship in this process of growth? What do we mean when we use the word, “discipleship”? In this video…

Our Problem Isn’t Simply “Racism,” It’s “Otherism”

Several years ago at a memorial service held for the ambushed police officers in Dallas, Texas, the President said, “Faced with this violence, we wonder if the divides of race…

There Are Still Good Reasons to Be Optimistic as Christians (Podcast)

How can we remain optimistic as Christians in a culture that is increasingly hostile toward us? How does the social media environment exacerbate the problem? In this podcast form his…

Why Is It So Challenging to Write Apologetics Books for the Church? (Video)

Why doesn’t the Church seem interested in “apologetics”? Why is it so difficult to write on this topic? In this video, J. Warner joins Mike Licona to discuss how they…

Why Would God Have Permitted Any Form of Servitude or Slavery?

Many skeptics claim the God of the Bible actually endorses slavery. They make this claim on the basis of specific terminology used in the Old and New Testament. We’ve already…