How should Christians vote in 2016?
Jared Belcher & Ben Shoun
The 2016 presidential election is a year away and the diversity of candidates has never been greater. But what is God's role in the elections? How should Christians choose who to vote for? Some say we should simply choose the lesser of two evils. Some say we shouldn't vote at all. In this episode, pastor Ben Shoun shares some insight into what the Bible has to say about who to vote for.
Celebrating halloween has long been a controversial topic among Christians - a prime example of "culture wars." Some believe it's harmless for kids to dress up and to trick or treat, as long as the parents disassociate it with its history. Others believe it's sinful to participate in any halloween activity. Is there an answer? Is it worth considering in 2017? We think so.
In America, there is a lot of unrest surrounding many substances. This week, our pastors are discussing several issues surrounding marijuana: should it be used medicinally, recreationally, or not at all?
Over the last few weeks, North America has suffered many natural disasters that have destroyed and damaged many lives. Earthquakes, hurricanes, flooding - is God in control? In His sovereignty, does he allow or perhaps even cause these disasters? These are deep and difficult questions everyone asks. In this episode, we consider God's involvement and our response.
Car stickers. Why are they so popular? At our church, we've made thousands of stickers for people to put on their cars, but why is that? We thought we'd give a little insight on this week's episode.
While it can be entertaining to watch shows depicting stories as they happen in real life, how do we balance that with Romans 1:32? Get our opinions on watching shows through biblical lenses this week on the 10-Minute Think Thru.
These days, "Pro-Life" can mean a lot of things. It can include not only abortion, but issues such as the refugee debate, houselessness, healthcare, environmental care, and others. So if "Pro-Life" includes many different issues, how are we to distinguish perspective on any one of them? Can we be anti-abortion while landing on other "Pro-Life" issues on the same side as someone more liberal?
The first few weeks of the Trump presidency has been filled with controversy and disagreement among the American people, not unlike the presidencies of other US presidents. Whether you like the president or not, what are some truths that Christians should keep in mind as they think about politics? In this episode, we consider the words of pastor John Piper on this very subject.
As the debate around refugee settlement in the United States continues, we sat down with Taylor and Jessica Jolley to get a Christian perspective from inside of this world. How should Christians respond to refugees?