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Tips for Presenting the Evidence for Christianity (Video)

In this video from a message delivered at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, J. Warner Wallace offers tips to help Christians present the evidence for Christianity to skeptics and seekers. What can we learn from prosecutors and presenters to help us be more persuasive as we share the truth? As believers, …

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How to Share the Gospel with Enthusiasm (Video)

In this video from a message delivered at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, J. Warner Wallace provides a strategy to develop passion and enthusiasm when sharing the Gospel with others. What is the relationship between preparation and enthusiasm? As believers, we need to be ready to help our skeptical friends assess …

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Why Christians Aren’t the Only People Who Shoulder a Burden of Proof (Video)

In this video from a message delivered at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, J. Warner Wallace addresses a common challenge for Christian believers: Since we are the ones who claim that God exists, are we the only ones who shoulder the burden of proof? If everyone who makes a claim must …

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Why It’s Important to Understand the Difference Between Facts and Inferences (Video)

In this video from a message delivered at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, J. Warner Wallace describes the difference between a “fact” and an “inference”. Why do some people look at the evidence for a particular claim but come to very different conclusions? What forces (in addition to the evaluation of …

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Why the Gospels Can Differ, Yet Still Be Reliable (Video)

In this video from a message delivered at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, J. Warner Wallace describes why the differences between Gospel accounts don’t automatically nullify their validity. In fact, there are jury instructions to help jurors assess differences between eyewitness accounts. How can these instructions help us evaluate the Gospels? …

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Why Christians Need to Stop Treating Their Faith Like A Matter of Opinion (Video)

Cheryl Webber from 100 Huntley Street interviews J. Warner Wallace and discusses the important distinction between subjective and objective truth claims. Is Christianity objectively true? If so, what is the danger in treating it like it is just a matter of opinion? View the entire episode and other great video …

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How I Got Interested in Christianity (Video)

Wendy Griffith interviews J. Warner Wallace on the 700 Club and asks about J. Warner’s journey toward Christianity, including his initial interest and the evidential approach he took toward the Gospels. All believers ought to understand the role evidence can play in communicating the truth of Christianity, as described in …

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Why It’s Important for Christians to Understand the Difference Between Possible and Reasonable Doubt (Video)

In this video from a message delivered at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, J. Warner Wallace describes why it’s important for Christians to “instruct their juries” about the nature of evidence, especially the standard of proof known as “Beyond a Reasonable Doubt.” Do we have to answer every possible question in …

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