Tag Archives: Christian Apologetics

Why A Faith Based Purely on Emotion or Experience Is Insufficient (Video)

700 Club Interactive host Andrew Knox interviews J. Warner Wallace about the difference between an experiential faith and a forensic faith, as described in Jim’s book, Forensic Faith: A Homicide Detective Makes the Case for a More Reasonable, Evidential Christian Faith. For more information about CBN (The Christian Broadcasting Network) …

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What Does It Mean to Possess A Forensic Faith?

We have a duty to know what we believe and why we believe it so we can give an answer, contend for the faith, and model Christian case making for the next generation of believers. Are you ready? If someone challenged you with a few simple objections, could you make …

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Why Would God Send Good People to Hell? (Podcast)

In this blast from the past, J. Warner addresses a common objection to the loving nature of God. Isn’t it unfair for God to penalize people who are otherwise good, just because they haven’t heard about Jesus? A good God would not send good people to Hell. Jim responds to …

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What Is the Relationship Between Science and Religious Belief? (Video)

J. Warner Wallace discusses the relationship between faith, reason and scientific discovery in this interview with Jon Morrison. Are science and faith hopelessly opposed to one another? Can the scientific method assist believers in determining if God exists? This clip is from Jon’s podcast series. Be sure to visit Jon’s …

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Are You A Christian the Way I’m a Californian? (Video)

J. Warner Wallace challenges viewers to “raise the bar” and develop a more reasonable, evidential Christian faith. Do you think of your Christian identity in the same way you think of your state or national identity? Are you simply a Christian because you happen to have been born into a …

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Why Christians Need to Make the Case for Making the Case

Now, more than ever, Christians must shift from accidental belief to evidential trust. It’s time to know why you believe what you believe. Christians must embrace a forensic faith. In case you haven’t been paying attention, Christians living in America and Europe are facing a growingly skeptical culture. Polls and …

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Why the Differences in the Gospel Accounts Make Them MORE Reliable (Video)

J. Warner Wallace discusses the nature of reliable eyewitness accounts and demonstrates why we ought to expect eyewitness details to vary. This doesn’t make them unreliable; in fact, the variations are a demonstration of their truthful, reliable nature. All believers must learn the rules of evidence and train themselves and …

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Why Are You a Christian Believer?

I’ve been speaking around the country for a number of years now. I often address church groups of one nature or another, and when I do, I usually begin by asking a simple question: “Why are you a Christian?” The response I get is sometimes disappointing. Typically, attendees provide responses …

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