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The popular issues of the day seem to impact more of us than anything else. Many of us know the latest in the Hollywood scene or the political arena better than we know ourselves. We can recite sports trivia, but we’re apathetic about concerns of real importance! Check some of these out, and ask yourself the deeper questions...
  • Building a Christian Worldview Video: How do we build a good worldview in our churches? Listen as special guest Warren Cole Smith explains.
  • Teaching Christian Worldview Video: How do you teach a Christian worldview? Executive Director of Summit Ministries John Stonestreet fills us in on how we really do hunger for truth in today's age of information.
  • Gay Christians Video: Dr. Michael Brown answers the question, How can we go about reaching the homosexual community with the love of Christ, and do we need to ask forgiveness for how the church has treated them?
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving: What do you celebrate on Thanksgiving? Find out how to make it more than football and turkey.
  • Mayflower Compact Video: What did the compact say? Watch this video of the compact from 1620 and discover the change that has taken place in textbooks today.
  • Gay Marriage: Find the reasons why this debate is so heated. Why do so many Americans vote against same sex marriage?
  • Abortion Services: How can the abortion industry changed in the past few years? What is pushing the industry? What can they do to reverse the down turn?
  • Post-Christian: What is post Christian? What does the term mean? How does this change impact you and your family?
  • The Great Seal: Is there theological significance to the Great Seal? What is the association between liberty and religion?
  • Definition of Religion Video: How is religion portrayed? Is religion what causes oppression, terrorism, and other threats?
  • Christopher Columbus: Study the history behind this great and persistent man? Who impacted his life? How did he handle rejection?
  • Christopher Columbus Video: Who was this man and who impacted him? Find out the history behind this great explorer.
  • Good vs Evil Video: Frank Turek explains the concept of good vs. evil and how the distinction points to a higher standard. How do we know a crooked line, without a concept of straight?
  • Worldview: How did Kant's word initiated a new way of thinking about beliefs? How has the concept of worldviews impacted society?
  • New Atheists: What makes these new atheists stand out from the traditional atheists? What role does emotionalism and alarmism play?
  • Nuclear Energy: What are the advantages of this energy source? What impact does it have on the way the world functions.
  • Wars and Rumors of Wars: Where is this phrase located in the Bible? Find out what it mean and how it is interpreted.
  • Mongol Empire Video: Join Drive Thru History to learn about the Mongol Empire and the Silk Road. What's the significance?
  • College Indoctrination: Will your child's university or college reshape his worldview? Will she be indoctrinated, while you pay for it?
  • Veterans Day Holiday: What is the history of this federal holiday? Why it is important? Find out the history and various observances of this holiday.
  • Against Same Sex Marriage Video: Government promotes natural marriage for a reason, permits many other relationships (including gay relationships) while prohibiting very few relationships (like incest).
  • Teen Abortion Video: Can the abortions of this era be compared to the Holocaust? How do people react to hard questions?
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day Video: Listen as Ray Comfort interviews people about the Holocaust. How do people react to hard questions?
  • Partial Birth Abortion Video: What goes into this abortion procedure? Learn through this model of the procedure.
  • Thanksgiving History Video: What is the Thanksgiving Proclamation? Where did Thanksgiving come from? Learn more here.
  • American Exceptionalism: What is it? America was a nation of immigrants bond together by a shared commitment to certain ideals.
  • The Shroud of Turin: What is the shroud? Is it important? Find out what others think about it and study the facts.
  • Same Sex Marriage Countries: What is the pattern established by countries who recognize homosexual marriage? Find out what the research shows.
  • Adolescent Culture: What drives our culture more than the teen mindset? When did this culture shift happen? Find out here.
  • Promote Natural Marriage: Should the government back same-sex marriage or only natural marriage? Find out the facts here.
  • Homosexual Marriage Law: Is the push for gay marriage about civil rights or acceptance? Whatever is legal is considered moral.
  • Year of the Bible: What is the history behind his proclamation made my President Reagan? Find out the history here.
  • Homosexual Behavior: Is homosexuality inherently destructive? Are homosexuals medically inferior? Learn the facts here.
  • Same Sex Marriage Conclusion: Read the conclusion from the book Correct, not Politically Correct by Frank Turek. What are his concluding thoughts?
  • Spiritual Heritage Video: Congressman Forbes asks the questions - Did America ever consider itself a Judeo-Christian nation? and If America was once a Judeo-Christian nation, when did it cease to be?
  • Acceptance of Homosexuality: Should the law promote behaviors that are beneficial and prohibit those that are destructive? Find out.
  • Cons of Same Sex Marriage: What are the cons to homosexual marriage? Does it hurt or help heterosexuals? What about homosexuals?
  • Homosexual Health: What health issues do gay women struggle with? How does homosexual health play into the gay marriage debate?
  • Noah's Ark Video: How did all the animals fit on the ark? Check out this fun answer and examine the evidence!
  • Separation of Church and State Video: Randall Niles takes a look at the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator. What are those truths?
  • Worldview Video: How do you define worldview? What is your worldview? How do you view the world?
  • Christmas Facts Video: Luke wanted us to know that the Christmas story was not a fairy tale, but rather the greatest story ever told.
  • Occupy Wall Street Video: What do you think? Is capitalism the best economic system overall? Find out with this information.
  • After-Birth Abortion Video: Listen to the life story of Claire Culwell, an abortion survivor. How did she survive?
  • Gay Marriage Arguments: Are there false premises behind the arguments given to advance the same-sex marriage agenda? Consider these questions.
  • Same Sex Marriage Debate: What is our response to the gay marriage debate? Read the conclusion of Frank Turek's book.
  • Legalize Same Sex Marriage: What impact does the homosexual marriage debate have on natural marriage? How would the definitions be changed?
  • Against Same Sex Marriage: What are the best arguments against gay marriage? Learn the facts and how to best present them.
  • Natural Marriage: Study the purposes and benefits of historical marriage. How do the gay marriage arguments line up?
  • Spiritual Heritage: Expressing support for designation of the first week in May as America’s Spiritual Heritage Week for the appreciation of and education on America’s history of religious faith.
  • Letter to a Christian Nation Response: If we are all mere products of a Godless form of natural selection, what do we have to look forward to? Unexplained suffering that ends in personal extinction?
  • Jeremy Lusk: Brian Deegan and Ronnie Faisst talk in this video about the death of their good friend. What is the message they want you to hear?
  • Ancient Babylon: Regional conflict is a historical way of life in what used to be called Babylonia. Discover what its future holds.
  • Mongol Empire: What stands out as important in the history of the Mongol Empire? Learn about Genghis Khan and Marco Polo.
  • Gettysburg Address: What is the meaning of this great speech? Read the text of the speech and study the history of the time.
  • Ancient Mesopotamia: Civilization would be very different without the contributions of Ancient Mesopotamia. Learn what this means to you and your beliefs today.
  • Are We Misquoting Jesus Video: What do Bart Ehrman and his view of New Testament textual criticism tell us about the reliability of the New Testament? Check out this short video response to Misquoting Jesus!
  • The End of Faith Video: What does Sam Harris tell us in his Letter to a Christian Nation? Are we really facing The End of Faith? Don't miss this short video clip! Stream it now!
  • Historical Primary Sources Video: Stream this clip. Why is the study of primary source documents like the Gettysburg Address so important to the study of history?
  • Isaac Newton Prophecy: Did Isaac Newton write on biblical prophecy? Found out what has been discovered in his writings.
  • The Paranormal Video: Why do Atheists and Naturalists get the Willies if there’s no such thing as the supernatural or metaphysical realm? Don't miss this short video clip!
  • Sam Harris: Is Christianity truly unsupportable? Or does good, cogent, intellectual, historical, philosophical, and even scientific evidence exist to support Christianity? Read a response to Harris.
  • Ancient Rome: In ancient Rome, it was thought that the flight of birds, or the patterns in clouds and smoke were messages from the gods.
  • Shroud of Turin Video: Watch the History Channel's The Real Face of Jesus from the Turin Shroud. What is this shroud?
  • Racial Prejudice Video: Christine Petric shares of her life growing up as a minority. How did she find hope?
  • Does Hell Exist Video: Listen to this important message from Francis Chan. Hell: We can't afford to get it wrong.
  • Aztec Gods: Learn the role of gods of this ancient culture. Study Huitzilopochtli, Tlaloc, and Tezcatlipoca and how they influenced society.
  • Ancient Pompeii: Life can change in an instant. Consider the example of Pompeii, who was buried one morning in AD 79.
  • Separation of Church and State: What does this controversy revolve around? Why the differing interpretations? What was the original intent or understanding?
  • Christianity vs Science: Can anyone resolve the conflict between science and religion? Can science put Christianity to the test?
  • History of Yale: Who was Philanthropist Elihu Yale? What influence did he have on the esteemed university that bears his name.
  • U.S. Holidays: Find a list of holiday celebrated in the United States. When did each begin and what is the purpose?
  • Occupy Wall Street: Why did they begin protesting? What motivates them to occupy Wall Street? Find out what their demands are.
  • History: How do we define history? Are there different approaches to recording history? Find out the basic information here.
  • Age of Reason: What part did dualism, deism, and pantheism play in this time period? Reason, philosophy, and enlightenment became stepping stones to further open thought.
  • Pros and Cons of Stem Cell Research Video: Embryonic Stem Cell Research was going to cure the world. What happened? John Stonestreet takes on this controversial issue.
  • Embryonic Stem Cells: How does the concept of soul fit into this debate? What about equality? Consider these thoughts in regard to this heated debate.
  • Human Trafficking: What are the stats? Why is human slavery such a hot topic in our culture? What can be done to fight trafficking?
  • Native American History: What is the early history of Native Americans? What are the major events in their history? Who are they today?
  • Atheist Belief: Read this response to Sam Harris’ Letter to a Christian Nation. Can both authors be right about the tenents of Christianity?
  • Good vs Evil: Are Atheists evil? Are Christians evil? What about those who live moral and upright lives? Who sets the standard?
  • Indus Valley: Fertile lands and orderly cities could not save the ancient Indus Valley Civilizations from disappearing. Did their gods disappear too?
  • Letter to a Christian Nation: This book cries out for an intelligent response that offers the reader a rationale for the credibility and rectitude of orthodox Christianity.
  • End Abortion Services Video: This is a shocking video of the current statistics of abortion in the USA. What are the trends?
  • Life of George Washington: What made this man a great hero of America? What did he base his decisions upon? Learn about this man of power.
  • Aztec Civilization: Consider the social and leadership class structure for this ancient people group. What cultural aspects influenced them?
  • Ancient Egypt: How was life in ancient Egypt different than life today? Find out the differences and similarities between then and now.
  • 12th Imam: What is this role and who plays it? What is significant about the 12th Imam? Learn more here.
  • Pilgrims: Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving and how did the pilgrims celebrate and express their thanks. Who did they thank?
  • Nostradamus Prophecy: Are these predictions legitimate? What's his record of fulfillment?
  • Is Hell Real?: Unearth what the Bible says about this place of destruction. Is it true? Is there a literal place of torment?
  • Money Problems: Discover practical tips to overcome financial issues and problems. Find out how to develop life-long good money habits.
  • Pro-Choice Abortion: What does the pro-choice lobby stand for? What's the backgound of this movement?
  • Prayer In School: A review of the case law and statutes covering prayer in public places.
  • Separation Of Church And State: Is it possible to truly keep these entities separate? Learn the facts here.
  • Human Genetic Engineering: What's behind this medical and ethical issue? Where should we go for guidance?
  • Human Genome Project: The powerful scientific results and the societal implications of this research.
  • Cloning Ethics: What moral standards should be raised when addressing this medical issue?
  • History of Valentines Day: Learn the origin of this romantic holiday. Discover how Valentine discover young couples who needed a way to show their love.
  • End Times: Based on the Bible, what should we start seeing as we approach the end of days?
  • Pros And Cons Of Stem Cell Research: Understand the positive and negative effects of this research. Learn about adult cells, cord cells, and embryonic cells.
  • Book Of Revelation: What will happen in the last days of this earth? Are we ready for those days?
  • Pro-Abortion: History of the pro-choice movement in America. The legacy of abortion rights.
  • Tarot Cards: What's the truth behind this deck of cards? What's the background of this practice?
  • School Prayer: The case law history in the U.S. A legacy of First Amendment revision regarding school prayer and Bible reading.
  • In God We Trust: What is the history of this phrase and where did it originate? Who was instrumental in its history?
  • After-Birth Abortion: What is the outrage all about? Do people want to kill babies after they are born? Find out the facts.
  • Conspiracy Theories: What makes something a conspiracy theory? What are some popular theories of our time? Investigate here.
  • Hate Speech Definition: What is hate speech? How do you determine intent and perception? Find information on hate speech.
  • Noah's Ark: What about the global flood of Noah's day? Is there any evidence for this cataclysmic event?
  • All About Popular Issues: Why do some issues make a big ruckus in the world and other just slip off the front page of the newspaper? Are their ethical or moral reasons?
  • Mark of the Beast Video: What is the Mark of the Beast? Where is it mentioned in the Bible? Find out the basics of this concept.
  • Origin of Halloween: Learn how the historians trace the origin of Halloween back to November 1 and All Saints Day.
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza: Why is this pyramid a proportional phenomena? How do historians describe it? Clearly, this is a remarkable ancient structure!
  • Easter Island: What connection does Easter Island have with the Easter holiday we all know about? Find out this and more history.
  • Prayer In Public School: The arguments for and against allowing prayer time in public schools.
  • Thanksgiving History: What did George Washington and Abraham Lincoln leave as a proclamation of Thanksgiving? What is the history?
  • Racial Prejudice: The color of a person’s skin has long been a source of great debate among peoples of all ethnicities. Why?
  • Shroud Of Turin: Evidence from scholars and skeptics. What is the truth? Who is credible? Was this the cloth that covered Jesus?
  • Voice of the Martyrs Video: Randall Niles examines this remarkable evidence for the truth of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
  • Human Suffering Video: Randall Niles tells the story of the skeptical barber to illustrate the power of God in the midst of suffering.
  • Parenting Styles: What influence does a style of parenting have on a child? Study this issues and consider your own style.
  • History of Harvard: Why was Harvard founded? What was the purpose and founding principles? Find out here.
  • Da Vinci Code Truth: Was Jesus really married? Can the gospels be trusted? Is Jesus God? Learn the correct answers
  • Partial Birth Abortion: What's the current status of the law on this procedure? Check out the latest.
  • Marilyn Manson: The background of the superstar. The man behind the mask. What motivates him?
  • History of the Christmas Tree: How did this Christmas tradition come to be? What is its origin? What role did George Washington play?
  • Christmas Facts: Where did all these Christmas traditions come from? Find out about trees, Santa, Advent, candles, holly, and much more.
  • Teen Abortion: What's the truth behind the medical procedure? What do people need to know?
  • Word Origin: Origins of words and phrases. A view of world history, cultural diversity and the current times. Phrases from the Bible.
  • Prayer In Public School: A look at the history of prayer in the public schools of America. Why is this an issue?
  • Voice Of The Martyrs: Discover how martyrdom shows compelling and dramatic evidence for the belief in Jesus Christ from the 1st century to today.
  • Mark Of The Beast: 21st century science and technology finally reveals methods for fulfilling this prophecy.
  • Christian Home School: Learn the facts of homeschooling as a Christian. What is the history and how has it developed?
  • Saint Patrick’s Day: Learn the history behind this holiday. Is it more than green bear and wearing green? Find out the story here.
  • My Country ‘Tis of Thee: What are the lyrics of this famous United States hymn? What inspired its author to pen these great words?
  • New World Order: How will the European Union influence our culture? Ever wonder how the world’s affairs affect you? Find out about the NWO.
  • Parenting Skills: Learn to be a positive parent and gain confidence in your skills in raising your children to be responsible adults.
  • Miracle of Life Video: Dr. Seuss said, "A Person is a Person no Matter How Small." What does this say about the sanctity of life? You have to see this video clip!
  • Constitutional Rights Video: Check out this short video! What are the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator? What do constitutional rights really mean?
  • School Prayer: We're not talking about Christian prayer, we're talking about a quiet time for any kind of prayerful thought.
  • Pro-Abortion Video: Watch the TED video on life from conception to birth. When does life really start? Learn more here.
  • Memorial Day Meaning: What is the meaning of this American holiday? What are we remembering? What is the history?
  • New Atheist Video: The One Minute Apologist interviews with special guest Dinesh D'Souza. He will help us understand the distinctives of the new atheism and how we need to be equipped as Christians to handle that.
  • History of Ancient Israel Video: Learn the history of Israel, summarized in less than 5 minutes. What are the main events in their history?
  • History of Ancient Israel: Study the events in the history of this country. Discover how belief in God impacted the people.
  • Pilgrims Video: Share some of the tragic truth and powerful faith underlying the English Separatists that first called America home.
  • George Washington Video: Want a great clip on the life of George Washington? Learn the true faith underlying the first President of the United States.
  • Colonial America Video: Learn the heroic tales of faith underlying the true history of America. What was their motive to keep going?
  • The Dark Ages: Learn how this leader was deposed by Odoacer, the barbarian in AD 476 to start the Dark Ages.
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving Video: Learn from the Drive Thru History team as they speak about Thanksgiving. What is the history?
  • 12th Imam Video: The Blood of Lambs book interview. What is Kamal Saleem's viewpoint?
  • Presence of Evil: Can we understand why God allows pain and suffering? Is there an answer to this age-old question?
  • April Fools' Day Video: Randall Niles looks at the saying, The fool says in his heart, "There is no God." (Psalm 14:1; 53:1)
  • April Fools' Day: Consider what the verse in the Psalms means when it says that a fools says in his heart there is no God.
  • Colonial Life In America: Day-to-day life was difficult for the settlers. Discover some of their concerns and the hardships they face.
  • Life During the Great Depression: What was family life like during the depression? Consider some account from those who were children during the Depression.
  • Premarital Sex Video: When is the right time for sex? Find out why there is a time designated for everything.
  • Adolescent Culture Video: What happens when young adults lose their consciences? John Stonecroft explains the outcome of this change in worldview.
  • My Country Tis of Thee Video: Enjoy this rendition of this famous patriotic hymn performed by Bill and Gloria Gaither and friends.
  • Gettysburg Address Video: What does the Gettysburg Address mean to us today? Lee Williams aka Honest Abe shares about We the People. Does my voice count?
  • Pro Choice Abortion Video: What About the Unborn Child? Randall Niles reviews a recent case like Nadal Hasan and his terrorist attack at Ft Hood in light of the legal and logical disconnect between criminal and Constitutional law.
  • World War 2 Facts: How did the government ration food and what was the response? How did the economy react to this war?
  • Queen Cleopatra of Egypt: What was her place in history? How did she impact the world? What do historians of the time say of her?
  • Natural Marriage Video: What is the point of natural marriage? Watch this video from ColdWater Media.
  • Veterans Day Holiday Video: Major Ben Richards can't speak for every veteran. He does, however, have a moving story to tell about his soldiers.
  • History of the Christmas Tree Video: Clive and Ian answer 12 questions of Christmas. What do Christmas trees have to do with Jesus?
  • Human Trafficking Video: What is Love146? This video gives a brief overview on how Love146 came to be? What is their perspective on Human Trafficking?
  • Mayflower Compact: Why is this document so important in the history of the USA? Why was it needed and what did it say?
  • History of Black Death: What influenced this plague to spread? What were the symptoms and causes of this horrible plague?
  • God and Natural Disasters: Does God have a role in these tragedies? Does He allow them or do they happen outside His sovereignty?
  • Ancient Sumerians: How did they develop their system of writing? How did it evolve? Study the progression and their culture.
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: What is the Holocaust Remembrance Day and when it is observed? What did Prime Minister Netanyahu say in 2010?
  • Mayan Gods: Who are the gods the Mayans rely on? How did they seek to appease the forces of nature?
  • Declaration of Independence: What did this declaration say? Why was it written? Read the text here.
  • The Culture War: What are the main concerns in this war over the moral compass of America? Find out how to stand for your beliefs.
  • Conspiracy Theories Video: Here are 5 conspiracy theories that have been proven true by declassified government documents. The only obstacle to the truth is the belief you already have it. Shake off the "programming" and fear of what others may say and get informed! The Truth is in here!
  • Memorial Day Meaning Video: A father reminisces a trip to Washington D.C. where his son learned the cost of freedom. What was the cost?
  • Religious Tolerance: What is this new tolerance? How is it different than biblical or traditional tolerance? Find out.
  • Facts About the Dead Sea Scrolls: Why are the Dead Sea Scrolls called the greatest manuscript discovery of modern times? Find out here.
  • How Does Prophecy Work: What is prophecy? Can people see into the future and predict events? How does biblical prophecy fit in?
  • How Did Communism Start: What is the origin of this economic and political philosophy? What was the primary purpose?
  • Religious Archaeology: What is biblical archaeology? Archaeology has been a great source of vindication for both the Old and New Testaments of the Bible.
  • Is there Absolute Truth: Absolute truth is a fundamental fact of life. There is simply no way around it. Why do so many people believe otherwise?
  • How Can Some Religions Say They Are Right: How can some religions say they are right? There are three possible answers. Find them here.

WHAT DO YOU THINK? - We have all sinned and deserve God's judgment. God, the Father, sent His only Son to satisfy that judgment for those who believe in Him. Jesus, the creator and eternal Son of God, who lived a sinless life, loves us so much that He died for our sins, taking the punishment that we deserve, was buried, and rose from the dead according to the Bible. If you truly believe and trust this in your heart, receiving Jesus alone as your Savior, declaring, "Jesus is Lord," you will be saved from judgment and spend eternity with God in heaven.

What is your response?

Yes, today I am deciding to follow Jesus

Yes, I am already a follower of Jesus

I still have questions