Podcasts

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Free to Believe — The Battle Over Religious Freedom (with Luke Goodrich)

Conflicts over religious freedom have heightened especially in the last few years, and some maintain that religion is under assault in places where religious freedom has historically been protected. It’s not often we get the chance to hear from those who are on the legal front lines of these conflicts. Join us for this conversation as Scott and Sean talk with religious freedom attorney Luke Goodrich about his book, Free to Believe. Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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Seeing Jesus from the East (with Abdu Murray)

Without even realizing it, many Westerners fail to understand the Bible, and the larger Christian story, from an Eastern perspective. Yet doing so unlocks the Scripture in a fresh and insightful way. In this episode, Sean and Scott interview Abdu Murray about his recent book, which he wrote with Ravi Zacharias. This interview will help you look at the stories and teachings of Jesus with fresh eyes. If you want to see an additional interview, which goes into even more depth, check out this YouTube discussion between Sean and Abdu: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMD82DiHUcY Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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Foundations to Biblically Shape a Family (with Ruth Chou Simons)

Where do we begin in helping young children develop a vibrant faith? How do we declare the goodness and faithfulness of God to the next generation? In this episode, Sean and Scott interview Ruth Chou Simons, author of the new book Foundations: 12 Biblical Truths to Shape a Family. They discuss practical strategies youth influencers can put into practice right away. Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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[Bonus Podcast] A Biblical Response to Social Justice (with Thaddeus Williams)

How should Christians think about social justice? What is a Christian response to Critical Race Theory? In this video, Sean interviews Biola professor Thaddeus Williams about his upcoming book: Confronting Injustice Without Compromising Truth. In particular, Sean and Thaddeus discuss how Christians can respond to present race relations. Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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Immigration and Public Policy (with Dennis Hollinger)

One of the most complex aspects of the immigration debate concerns what the law and public policy should be in this area. Join Scott for this stimulating discussion with Dr. Dennis Hollinger as he applies a Christian ethic to the public dimension of immigration. Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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Something Needs to Change (with David Platt)

How can we motivate people to live passionately and compassionately in light of the gospel? Sean interviews David Platt about his latest book Something Needs to Change. David shares stories of his personal journey through the Himalayas, how it motivated him live out the gospel more deeply, and how he answers some of the toughest questions people are asking today about the Christian faith. Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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[Bonus Podcast] Is The Atonement of Jesus Defensible? (with Willliam Lane Craig)

In his latest book, William Lane Craig explains the significance of the atonement of Jesus and defends it against some of the most common critiques. This interview was recorded on Sean's YouTube channel, and is longer than our typical episodes, but it falls right in line with the focus of the Think Biblically podcast. Enjoy! Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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Snowflake Babies and Embryo Adoption (with The Strege Family)

You may not realize it, but couples wanting to adopt a child can actually adopt embryos that have been put up for adoption by the couples who conceived them through advanced reproductive technology. The very first person in the world who was adopted as an embryo is current Biola student, Hannah Strege. Join Scott and Sean for a conversation with Hannah and her adoptive parents about their experience with embryo adoption. This episode was recorded prior to the coronavirus shutdown. Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically

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What is a Girl Worth? (with Rachael Denhollander)

In the past few years, sexual misconduct among leaders has been exposed in various sectors of society, including Hollywood, the church and youth sports. One of the most egregious examples occurred in youth gymnastics, resulting in the conviction and prison sentence of Dr. Larry Nasser of multiple counts of sexual abuse and assault of young girls. Listen in as Scott and Sean interview Rachael Denhollander, the first woman to come forward and testify against Dr. Nasser, which sparked over 250 other women to go public against Dr. Nasser. She tells her story in her book, What Is a Girl Worth? Show notes, including a full transcript, are available at: biola.edu/thinkbiblically