Archive for the ‘God is Real’ Category

Is God Necessary for Morality?

Posted: August 9, 2012 by Amy Hall in Do the Right Thing, God is Real

Continuing on the same topic, here’s a debate between William Lane Craig and Shelly Kagan on the question, “Is God necessary for morality?” If you’re interested in hearing more, Wintery Knight links to more debates on atheism and morality, along with a paper by Dr. Craig, here.

Challenge Response: Which is More Likely?

Posted: August 3, 2012 by Brett Kunkle in God is Real, Weekly Challenge

Here’s my response to this week’s challenge:

Challenge: Which Is More Likely?

Posted: July 31, 2012 by Amy Hall in God is Real, Weekly Challenge

Here’s a question from Patrick for this week’s challenge:

What would be the best and quickest answer to a skeptic who would say, “What is more likely, either all the laws of nature have been broken, or someone lied”? I think this comes from David Hume and was cited by Christopher Hitchens, but I’m not sure. I’ve read John Lennox’s “Gunning For God” and he covers it quite well, but I’m looking for a quick and precise answer.

Any ideas for Patrick? Any tactical advice? Give it a shot, and we’ll hear Brett’s answer on Thursday.

Richard Dawkins Has Faith

Posted: June 25, 2012 by Brett Kunkle in God is Real, Truth Matters

…he just misdefines “religious” faith and contrast his faith in physicists with the alleged blind faith of believers.

What Is Faith?

Posted: June 25, 2012 by Amy Hall in Etcetera, God is Real

The New Atheists don’t understand what we mean by “faith”:

In this week’s challenge, atheist Dan Barker says Christians are just insecure.  Is he right?

From one of my favorite professors:

I got my good friend and cold-case homicide detective J. Warner Wallace from Please Convince Me to help answer this week’s challenge:

Take a look at this video and tell us what you think. Our favorite cold case detective will be responding to this with Brett on Thursday (you’ll understand why after you watch the video).

Do Christians Bear the Burden of Proof?

Posted: May 7, 2012 by Brett Kunkle in God is Real, Truth Matters

Last weekend, I spoke at Antioch Church in Bend, Oregon.  In between their first and second service, they host a time of Q & A called Redux. Here I answer the question, “Do Christians bear the burden of proof?”