Tag Archives: Christian faith

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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Christian Apologetics is Not About Apologizing (Video)

J. Warner Wallace recorded this video as part of the No Apologies project. In it, he discusses the rational nature of Christianity and offers a model for a more reasonable, evidential Christian faith. For more information, and other great resources, please visit the No Apologies website.  To see more …

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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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Is It Possible to Have An Evidential Faith? (Video)

J. Warner Wallace answers an important question as part of the Summit Worldview Ministries video series. What is the relationship between evidence and faith? What do we mean when we talk about possessing a “forensic faith”? For more information about Summit Ministries and their amazing two-week immersion experience for students, …

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Don’t the Gospels Contradict One Another? (Video)

J. Warner Wallace answers an important question as part of the Summit Worldview Ministries video series. There are differences between the Gospel accounts of the life, ministry, death and resurrection of Jesus. Do these differences disqualify them as reliable eyewitness reports? For more information about Summit Ministries and their amazing …

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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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How Jury Selection Can Help You Become a Better Evangelist (Video)

Wendy Griffith interviews J. Warner Wallace on the 700 Club and asks about the importance of “jury selection” for Christians who want to effectively share Christianity with the people in their lives. How can principles of jury selection help believers better communicate the Christian worldview? Can good “jury selection” help …

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Does An Extraordinary Claim (Like the Existence of God) Require Extraordinary Evidence? (Video)

Cheryl Webber from 100 Huntley Street interviews J. Warner Wallace and asks him to respond to a classic objection to Christianity: It’s commonly said that “extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.” If this is true, shouldn’t Christians be able to provide extraordinary evidence to support the extraordinary claim that God exists? …

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