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#14: The Resurrection and Post-Resurrection Appearances of Christ
May 15, 2022

In this podcast we discuss: What does it mean that Christianity is “verifiable” and “falsifiable”? Minimal Facts Approach - What are the historical facts that are generally agreed upon by Christians

#13: Professors Who “Think Christianly”: The Mission of Global Scholars
April 15, 2022

In this first podcast of our second year, Jordan takes time to learn more about our sponsor Global Scholars. She gets the backstory of how the mission of this podcast and that of Global Scholars compl

#12: The Problem of Nihilism
March 15, 2022

As we watch the invasion of Ukraine in horror, we wonder what could possess Putin to use force so ruthlessly and indiscriminately. At least part of the answer lies in a philosophy of life that runs ba

#11: Is New Always Better? The Temptation to be a Chronological Snob
February 15, 2022

C.S. Lewis defined chronological snobbery as “...the uncritical acceptance of the intellectual climate of our age and the assumption that whatever has gone out of date is on that count discredited.” I

#10: Why Pray?
January 18, 2022

Prayer is an important part of how we engage in relationship with God. It remains, however, a mysterious practice to many Christians. In this episode, Stan and JP discuss key beliefs about the role of

#9: A Simple Guide to Experience Miracles
December 15, 2021

On this episode of the Thinking Christianly podcast, we have the privilege of discussing J.P.’s newly released book, A Simple Guide to Experience Miracles. Jordan, J.P., and Stan share stories from th

#8: What is the Soul, and Why Should We Care? (Part 2)
November 15, 2021

JP and Stan continue their conversation on the nature of the soul, the many implications of us being a soul, and objections to substance dualism. In this podcast we discuss: Ethical decision making

#7: What is the Soul, and Why Should We Care?
October 15, 2021

A famous hymn is titled “It Is Well With My Soul.” What is this mysterious thing we refer to often, but have a hard time defining and an even harder time understanding? How is our soul different from

#6: What is Human Flourishing and How Do We Achieve It?
September 15, 2021

Understanding what we are answers many other questions, including the nature and means of flourishing as a human being. In this episode, J.P. and Stan describe human flourishing and endeavour to recla

#5: Can We Trust the Bible Completely?
August 15, 2021

In this episode we discuss what it means that the Christian Scriptures are “without error.” With appropriate nuance and caveats given, the concept of biblical inerrancy is supported with the use of re