Archive for January, 2011

The Berkeley Mission Documentary–Part 4

Posted: January 31, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in Etcetera, God is Real, Truth Matters

Here’s the 4th and final episode of The Berkeley Mission documentary from JC-TV, chronicling one of our unique “apologetics mission trip.”

Virtue on American Idol

Posted: January 28, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in Do the Right Thing

Chris Medina is my hero:

Friday Fun: The Altar Call’s Greatest Hits

Posted: January 28, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in Just for Fun

My response to this week’s challenge:

The challenge this week comes from a reader named Bekah who asks:

I just started a class called World Religions. In it we are learning about scientific materialism and Sigmund Freud’s theory “universal obsessional neurosis – a replaying of our loving and fearful relationships with our parents.” I agree that sometimes we can put our human father views on God our father…but my question is, how do I defend Christianity, that God is not an “illusion springing from infantile insecurity”?

If you were a student in Bekah’s class, what would say in response to this? Any tactical advice for her? Give her some ideas, and we’ll see what Brett thinks on Thursday.

The Berkeley Mission Documentary–Part 3

Posted: January 24, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in Etcetera, God is Real, Truth Matters

Here’s the 3rd episode of The Berkeley Mission documentary from JC-TV, chronicling one of our unique “apologetics mission trip.” We’ll post the final episode next Monday.

The Ehrman Project

Posted: January 22, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in God Has Spoken, Resources

Here’s a great resource dealing with the challenges Bart Ehrman has raised in recent years:  THE EHRMAN PROJECT.

I spent waaayyyy too much time editing the answer to this week’s challenge, so it’s a day late, but hopefully still helpful:

Friday Fun: The Skinny on Fasting

Posted: January 21, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in Just for Fun

“That’s Just YOUR Truth.”

Posted: January 19, 2011 by Brett Kunkle in Choosing My Religion, Truth Matters

Here’s a way to respond to a common objection: