Weekly Podcast Roundup (02/16/20)
Have you struggled to talk to people in your church because of a difference of opinion? In this episode Kurt talks with C. Christopher Smith about how and why the body of Christ talks and the importance that conversation plays in our relationships.
If God is all-powerful and all-loving, why is there so much evil in the world? Two Christian thinkers with different solutions to this age-old question join Justin. Thomas Jay Oord advocates a ‘non-coercive and uncontrolling view of God’s love and sovereignty. John C Peckham believes that God’s love is part of a cosmic drama of free spiritual and human agents that make sense of evil.
If you’re experiencing doubt, does that mean you’re not a faithful Christian? Does it mean you’re not a Christian at all? And is apologetics helpful? Despite hosting a channel devoted to responding to Christian apologists, PineCreek thinks they are doing his work for him in most cases by causing doubt. Here, I respond to the challenge, and try to place your Christian doubts in their proper contexts.