Episodes

How did the Historical Jesus Claim to be Divine?

Nov. 11, 2021

When you look at what skeptics are saying about the Christian faith, often you will hear the argument that Jesus never claimed to be God. In this episode, we are going to be talking about how Jesus claimed to be divine in or…

Cultural Intelligence (Part 2)

Oct. 28, 2021

This is the second part of the two-part episode with Dr. Darrell Bock, author of Cultural Intelligence: Living for God in a Diverse, Pluralistic World . We invite you to join us as we talk about how to engage the culture in …

Cultural Intelligence (Part 1)

Oct. 14, 2021

The culture's hostility toward God, Christians, and the Bible has rapidly increased in the last 20-30 years. This has caused confusion in the Church concerning how it engages. Lucky for us, there’s been a game-changer of a b…

Q&A with Dr. Frank Turek

Sept. 30, 2021

In this episode on the DC Podcast, Dr. Turek takes questions from our listeners. Check out the Cross Examined YouTube page for more questions (and great answers) about Christianity, God, and the Bible by clicking here . Clic…

CrossExamined with Dr. Frank Turek

Sept. 16, 2021

Why should we even care about the culture’s ever-increasing skepticism about God, Christianity, and the Bible? If you’re a parent this should be easy to answer. You will one day, if you haven’t already, send your child out i…

Guest: Frank Turek

4 Most Common Objections to Christianity (Part 2)

Sept. 2, 2021

In this episode, we will be discussing four of the most common objections to Christianity taken from the book The 10 Most Common Objections to Christianity written by Dr. Alex McFarland, who will be joining us today to discu…

4 Most Common Objections to Christianity (Part 1)

Aug. 19, 2021

In this episode, we will be discussing four of the most common objections to Christianity taken from the book The 10 Most Common Objections to Christianity written by Dr. Alex McFarland, who will be joining us today to discu…

Season TWO Has Arrived!!

Aug. 5, 2021

Welcome to the first episode of season two of the Defending Christianity Podcast!! Today, we are going to talk about what's new to Defending Christianity: the DC Blog, the amazing authors we have for the blog, our newsletter…

In His Image: Delighting in God's Plan for Gender and Sexuality

June 23, 2021

In this episode, I'm at American Family Association in Tupelo, Mississippi interviewing Kendra White, the director of the documentary In His Image: Delighting in God’s Plan for Gender and Sexuality. The documentary was produ…

Guest: Kendra White

FINALE: How Does Islam Differ from Christianity – and Does it Matter?

Feb. 4, 2021

In our SEASON ONE FINALE, philosopher and theologian, Dr. Kenneth Richard Samples will be joining us to discuss the differences and similarities between Islam and Christianity and why they matter. Dr. Samples has a great pas…

BONUS: Dr. Samples on the Importance of Apologetics

Feb. 4, 2021

In this bonus episode, Dr. Samples discusses the need for Apologetics in the life of Christians as well as within the Church. Season 1 has been amazing, and I hope it has been helpful for you as well. Season 2 is planned to …

Do Science and Christianity Contradict?

Jan. 21, 2021

One of the biggest blockades which keep people from accepting the idea of God's existence is science. Do science and Christianity contradict? Is there any scientific proof of God's existence? How can we be sure? Today, Dr. F…

Guest: Fazale Rana

Programming Note

Nov. 20, 2020

I hope you all have an AMAZING and BLESSED holiday season, and can't wait to be back here on January 21, 2021!! SURVEY FOR SEASON 2: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TXTX955 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/defending.chris…

Season 1 RECAP

Oct. 19, 2020

A compilation of some insightful and significant remarks about Christianity from our amazing guests this season! Special thank you to those who have been so gracious to take part in contributing to the production of Defendin…

How Does God's Mission Include Women? Part 2

Oct. 15, 2020

To compliment our last episode, this week we have Kristen Padilla, author of Now That I'm Called, to talk about women in ministry today, the challenges that go into it, and how the church can respond in both a loving and bib…

How Does God's Mission Include Women? Part 1

Oct. 1, 2020

How did the spread of Christianity today come to be? Who's to credit for it? Specifically, did women play a part? If so, how can we take it and see how God uses women the way he uses men to further his Kingdom? Are women exc…

Guest: Lynn Cohick

About Defending Christianity Podcast

Sept. 23, 2020

A short story of the inspiration of Defending Christianity Podcast. Support the show (https://paypal.me/levidade?locale.x=en_US)

Bible Contradictions & the Principle of Charity

Sept. 17, 2020

Michael Jones is with us to shed some light on questions people have had for years. Why are there contradictions in the Bible? Literally this issue is the reason some don't decide to believe in the authority and integrity of…

Guest: Michael Jones

Is Jesus Really the Only Way to Heaven? Part 2

Sept. 3, 2020

How can Christians have a conversation with someone who thinks being good is enough to get to Heaven without making them feel judged or offended? How can we see who we are as people in the context of having sinned against ou…

Guest: Richard Howe

Is Jesus Really the Only Way to Heaven? Part 1

Aug. 20, 2020

God is too loving of a God to send good people to Hell, right? Can't we get to Heaven by doing good things like feeding the homeless and donating money to cancer patients? Does Jesus hold the ONLY key to Heaven? Why? Today, …

Guest: Richard Howe

Are God and His Word Still Essential Today?

Aug. 6, 2020

We are living in a progressive society. From old ways of living and thinking to new ways, can we be sure this 2,000 year old book is still essential today? What about the cultural gap? How can we know this is still what the …

New Testament Canon

July 23, 2020

In this episode, Dr. Craig Blomberg joins us and discusses how the New Testament Canon came to be what it is today and how we can know its validity as what God would want us to have! Thank you to Grace Avory for the podcast …

The Gospel Authors and Jesus

July 9, 2020

Today we are with Dr. Darrell Bock, New Testament Scholar and Professor at Dallas Theological Seminary. Dr. Bock answers some questions about the Gospels, their authors, what we know about Jesus, and talks some about the Apo…

Guest: Darrell Bock

Welcome to Defending Christianity Podcast!!

June 26, 2020

This is a brief episode explaining the idea behind the podcast, what to expect in future episodes, and what we will be bringing next episode! Support the show (https://paypal.me/levidade?locale.x=en_US)