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However you define it, it's "Pop Culture" and it fills a huge part of all our lives. Check out some of these sites for a new look at these issues.
  • How Can Some Religions Say They Are Right: Why does everyone think their religion is correct? Obviously someone is wrong! What is the motivation?
  • 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?
  • Religious Archaeology: What is biblical archaeology? Archaeology has been a great source of vindication for both the Old and New Testaments of the Bible.
  • How Did Communism Start: What is the origin of this economic and political philosophy? What was the primary purpose?
  • How Does Prophecy Work: What is prophecy? Can people see into the future and predict events? How does biblical prophecy fit in?
  • Facts About the Dead Sea Scrolls: Why are the Dead Sea Scrolls called the greatest manuscript discovery of modern times? Find out here.
  • Religious Tolerance: Do I have to be tolerant and accepting of all beliefs, values, and behaviors? Will I be called intolerant if I'm not?
  • 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?
  • The Culture War: What part does absolute truth, biblical authority, and moral truth play in this battle over America?
  • Declaration of Independence: Read the text of this important historical document. Who signed it and what states did they represent?
  • Mayan Gods: Learn about the gods of creation, sun, childbirth, corn, war, and so on. Who were these gods?
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: What was Netanyahu's response to those who seek to destroy Israel? What did he say in 2010?
  • Ancient Sumerians: Sumerian people developed an incredible ways of organizing and expressing their ideas. How did they provide their people with an abundance of information?
  • God and Natural Disasters: Does God have a role in these tragedies? Does He allow them or do they happen outside His sovereignty?
  • History of Black Death: What did someone experience if they suffered from the black death? Discover the symptoms and causes.
  • Mayflower Compact: Why is this document so important in the history of the USA? Why was it needed and what did it say?
  • Human Trafficking Video: What is Love146? This video gives a brief overview to how Love146 came to be? What is their perspective on Human Trafficking?
  • History of the Christmas Tree Video: Clive and Ian answer 12 questions of Christmas. What do Christmas trees have to do with Jesus?
  • 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.
  • Natural Marriage Video: What is the point of natural marriage? Watch this video from ColdWater Media.
  • Queen Cleopatra of Egypt: How does the popular depiction of this queen differ from historical fact? How did she impact history?
  • World War 2 Facts: How did the government ration food and what was the response? How did the economy react to this war?
  • 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.
  • 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?
  • My Country Tis of Thee Video: Enjoy this rendition of this famous patriotic hymn performed by Bill and Gloria Gaither and friends.
  • Adolescent Culture Video: What happens when young adults lose their consciences? John Stonecroft explains the outcome of this change in worldview.
  • Premarital Sex Video: When is the right time for sex? Find out why there is a time designated for everything.
  • Life During the Great Depression: What was life really like during the depression? Consider quotes from those who experienced it first-hand.
  • Colonial Life In America: Learn about the daily life of settlers -- the discouragements, frustrations, and hardships of settling in a new place.
  • 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.
  • 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)
  • Presence of Evil: Can we understand why God allows pain and suffering? Is there an answer to this age-old question?
  • 12th Imam Video: The Blood of Lambs book interview. What is Kamal Saleem's viewpoint?
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving Video: Learn from the Drive Thru History team as they speak about Thanksgiving. What is the history?
  • The Dark Ages: Learn about the start of the Dark Ages and how this barbarian played a major role in its beginning.
  • Colonial America Video: Learn the heroic tales of faith underlying the true history of America. What was their motive to keep going?
  • 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.
  • Pilgrims Video: Share some of the tragic truth and powerful faith underlying the English Separatists that first called America home.
  • History of Ancient Israel: Study the events in the history of this country. Discover how belief in God impacted the people.
  • History of Ancient Israel Video: Learn the history of Israel, summarized in less than 5 minutes. What are the main events in their 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.
  • Memorial Day Meaning: Find the history behind this important holiday. Why do Americans celebrate? What are some ideas for this holiday?
  • Pro-Abortion Video: Watch the TED video on life from conception to birth. When does life really start? Learn more here.
  • School Prayer: We're not talking about Christian prayer, we're talking about a quiet time for any kind of prayerful thought.
  • Constitutional Rights Video: Check out this short video! What are the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator? What do constitutional rights really mean?
  • Miracle of Life Video: Dr. Seuss said, A Person's a Person no Matter How Small. What does this say about the sanctity of life? You have to see this video clip!
  • Parenting Skills: How can you impart wisdom in the areas of discipline, education, and finances? Prepare your child to become a responsible adult.
  • New World Order: Discover the history and the agenda of this movement. How does it affect you and your community?
  • My Country ‘Tis of Thee: Learn the history behind this great American hymn. Why was it written and who penned the great and famous patriotic lyrics?
  • Saint Patrick’s Day: What inspired this man to make such an impact in Ireland? Read this history of this liberator of the people.
  • Christian Home School: What does the Bible say about educating children? Should homeschooling be considered?
  • Mark Of The Beast: Who is the antichrist? What does this have to do with the so-called mark?
  • Voice Of The Martyrs: Remarkably, people still die everyday for their religious faith. Check out the latest statistics.
  • Prayer In Public School: The arguments for and against allowing prayer time in public schools.
  • Word Origin: Phrases in their original context might mean something totally different than today. Check these out.
  • Teen Abortion: What's the truth behind the medical procedure? What do people need to know?
  • Christmas Facts: Where did all these Christmas traditions come from? Find out about trees, Santa, Advent, candles, holly, and much more.
  • History of the Christmas Tree: Why do we place trees in our homes at Christmas? Where did the tradition come from? Find out here.
  • Marilyn Manson: What's the impact on our youth when they here this message in lyrics?
  • Partial Birth Abortion: Finding comfort in a huge myth. A letter to the editor of the Wall Street Journal responding to the article.
  • Da Vinci Code Truth: Study the claims laid out in The Da Vinci Code. What is true and what is fallacy? Study the facts.
  • History of Harvard: Why was Harvard founded? What was the purpose and founding principles? Find out here.
  • Parenting Styles: What impacts a parent's style of parenting? How much does the parent's childhood influence their own parenting?
  • Human Suffering Video: Randall Niles tells the story of the skeptical barber to illustrate the power of God in the midst of suffering.
  • Voice of the Martyrs Video: Randall Niles examines this remarkable evidence for the truth of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
  • Shroud Of Turin: Is this cloth to be worshipped and held as sacred? Is it an ancient artifact or something more?
  • Racial Prejudice: The Internet is bringing people of all colors and creeds together, but are people still keeping people apart?
  • Thanksgiving History: What does God have to do with Thanksgiving and government? Read the Thanksgiving proclamations of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln in 1789 and 1863.
  • Prayer In Public School: The legacy of removing prayer from the public school sytems.
  • Easter Island: Discover how the storied Easter Island came to be known as the naval of the world. Study the theories.
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza: Is the most popular theory about the Great Pyramid serving as a huge tomb for an ancient pharaoh of Egypt correct?
  • Origin of Halloween: Where does this term come from and what is its connection with Halloween? Find the link.
  • 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.
  • All About Popular Issues: Are their moral or ethical reasons behind the popularity of some of the current hot topics in the world?
  • Noah's Ark: Bible story or Bible truth? A look at the reality of the ark.
  • Hate Speech Definition: What is hate speech? How does one tell is something is hate speech? How does one determine intent?
  • Conspiracy Theories: Find information on conspiracy theories and how they start. What is the truth? What about religious-based theories?
  • After-Birth Abortion: The proposal is that after a baby is born, the child’s life is terminated. When does a child begin having rights?
  • In God We Trust: What is the history of this phrase and where did it originate? Who was instrumental in its history?
  • School Prayer: The case law history in the U.S. A legacy of First Amendment revision regarding school prayer and Bible reading.
  • Tarot Cards: What's the history of card readings and what's the impact today?
  • Pro-Abortion: Pro-life or pro-choice? Pro-choice is really pro-abortion. Here's why it matters.
  • Book Of Revelation: What does the general public think about End Times prophecy in the Bible? What does the Bible say about today's events?
  • Pros And Cons Of Stem Cell Research: What is the controversy all about? Why are billions of dollars are being poured into this new field.
  • End Times: Based on the Bible, what should we start seeing as we approach the end of days?
  • History of Valentines Day: Learn the history of this romantic holiday and how a man stepped in to help couples in love.
  • Cloning Ethics: What are the biblical implications of cloning a human being? Can we clone soul and spirit?
  • Human Genome Project: What are the cultural, medical and technical implications of this research?
  • Human Genetic Engineering: What are the issues? What are the controversies? A look at the moral challenges ahead.
  • Separation Of Church And State: Understand the concept of the Establishment Clause in the context of the time and the framers of the constitution.
  • Prayer In School: A review of the case law and statutes covering prayer in public places.
  • Pro-Choice Abortion: What are rights? What are priviledges? What are totally misconstrued terms?
  • Money Problems: It is almost impossible to break the bad habit of debt through earning more money. Find the real answer to your money problems.
  • Is Hell Real?: Discover the facts about this pit of fire. Is it literal? Is it punishment for the wicked? How can I avoid it?
  • Nostradamus Prophecy: The predictions have been tweaked over the centuries to fit certain events. How does the Bible compare?
  • Pilgrims: What was life like for these brave immigrants? Consider what they had to be thankful for.
  • 12th Imam: Is he the one to conquer the world? What is his role in the 12th Imam? Do others have concerns?
  • Ancient Egypt: Learn the basics of the art, religion, science, and technology of this culture. How did this culture influence our lives today?
  • Aztec Civilization: What cultural aspects influenced this ancient civilization? What ceremonies were important to their religious views?
  • Life of George Washington: Was he a perfect man? What guided his life and leadership? Learn more about this great American hero.
  • End Abortion Services Video: This is a shocking video of the current statistics of abortion in the USA. What are the trends?
  • 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.
  • Indus Valley: When the early civilizations of the Indus Valley faded into time, so did their gods. Little is known about gods they worshipped.
  • Good vs Evil: Are Atheists evil? Are Christians evil? What about those who live moral and upright lives? Who sets the standard?
  • Atheist Belief: Read this response to Sam Harris’ Letter to a Christian Nation. Can both authors be right about the tenents of Christianity?
  • Native American History: Consider the historical events of this group. What have they gone through and who are they today?
  • Human Trafficking: Why is modern-day slavery allowed? What does it involve? Find out what is being done to end human trafficking.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • History: What influences history? What is recorded and what is left out? Consider these basic principles and approaches to history.
  • Occupy Wall Street: Why did they begin protesting? What motivates them to occupy Wall Street? Find out what their demands are.
  • U.S. Holidays: Why do Americans celebrate certain holidays? Why are they important to so many? Find a list here.
  • History of Yale: What is the history of this esteemed university? What were the core values? Where did the name Yale originate?
  • Christianity vs Science: Can anyone resolve the conflict between science and religion? Can science put Christianity to the test?
  • Separation of Church and State: What is the origin? What is the debate? Why is it so heated?How has history played into the cases?
  • Ancient Pompeii: Life can change in an instant. Consider the example of Pompeii, who was buried one morning in AD 79.
  • Aztec Gods: What role did Huitzilopochtli, Tlaloc, and Tezcatlipoca play in the ancient culture of the Aztec civilization?
  • Does Hell Exist Video: Listen to this important message from Francis Chan. Hell: We can't afford to get it wrong.
  • Racial Prejudice Video: Christine Petric shares of her life growing up as a minority. How did she find hope?
  • Shroud of Turin Video: Watch the History Channel's The Real Face of Jesus from the Turin Shroud. What is this shroud?
  • Ancient Rome: Before Rome became the center of the Christian church, there were many gods to be found there. Learn what this means to your beliefs today.
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • Isaac Newton Prophecy: How was Isaac Newton impacted by the Bible? Did he write about religion? Find out here.
  • 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?
  • 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!
  • 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!
  • Ancient Mesopotamia: Ancient Mesopotamia gave the world farming, writing, irrigation, and more important contributions. Discover how that civilization has impacted you.
  • Gettysburg Address: What is the history and purpose of this famous speech by Abraham Lincoln in 1863? Read it here.
  • Mongol Empire: What impact did Khan have on the Mongol Empire? How could history have been altered drastically during this time?
  • Ancient Babylon: History repeats itself. Old ways come back in fashion. Learn what this means for you and your beliefs today.
  • 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?
  • 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?
  • 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.
  • Natural Marriage: What are the benefits and purposes of marriage? How does the same-sex marriage debate line up with these benefits and purposes?
  • Against Same Sex Marriage: What are the best arguments against gay marriage? Learn the facts and how to best present them.
  • Legalize Same Sex Marriage: What impact does the homosexual marriage debate have on natural marriage? How would the definitions be changed?
  • Same Sex Marriage Debate: What is our response to the gay marriage debate? Read the conclusion of Frank Turek's book.
  • Gay Marriage Arguments: Are there false premises behind the arguments given to advance the same-sex marriage agenda? Consider these questions.
  • After-Birth Abortion Video: Listen to the life story of Claire Culwell, an abortion survivor. How did she survive?
  • Occupy Wall Street Video: What do you think? Is capitalism the best economic system overall? Find out with this information.
  • Christmas Facts Video: Luke wanted us to know that the Christmas story was not a fairy tale, but rather the greatest story ever told.
  • Worldview Video: How do you define worldview? What is your worldview? How do you view the world?
  • Separation of Church and State Video: Randall Niles takes a look at the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator. What are those truths?
  • Noah's Ark Video: How did all the animals fit on the ark? Check out this fun answer and examine the evidence!
  • Homosexual Health: Are homosexuals healthier than heterosexuals? What health issues do homosexuals face that differ from heterosexuals?
  • Cons of Same Sex Marriage: What are the cons to homosexual marriage? Does it hurt or help heterosexuals? What about homosexuals?
  • Acceptance of Homosexuality: What is the main reason for the debate on gay marriage? What is the purpose of government?
  • 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?"
  • Same Sex Marriage Conclusion: Read the conclusion from the book Correct, not Politically Correct by Frank Turek. What are his concluding thoughts?
  • Homosexual Behavior: Is homosexuality inherently destructive? Are homosexuals medically inferior? Learn the facts here.
  • Year of the Bible: What is this proclamation all about? Will it be 2010? Read the history and the new proclamation.
  • Homosexual Marriage Law: Is the law a great teacher? Does it encourage or discourage behavior? Find out how this applies to gay marriage.
  • Promote Natural Marriage: Should the government back same-sex marriage or only natural marriage? Find out the facts here.
  • Adolescent Culture: What is the history of this age group? What makes them tick? What marks a culture that is driven by adolescents?
  • Same Sex Marriage Countries: What can we learn by studying the patterns laid out by other countries who have government-backed same sex marriage?
  • The Shroud of Turin: What is the shroud what are the facts? Learn who controls the shroud and study the various conclusions regarding it.
  • American Exceptionalism: Why is this term used? What is different about America's founding and heritage? Find out here.
  • Thanksgiving History Video: What is the Thanksgiving Proclamation? Where did Thanksgiving come from? Learn more here.
  • Partial Birth Abortion Video: What goes into this abortion procedure? Learn through this model of the procedure.
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day Video: Listen as Ray Comfort interviews people about the Holocaust. How do people react to hard questions?
  • Teen Abortion Video: Can the abortions of this era be compared to the Holocaust? How do people react to hard questions?
  • 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).
  • Veterans Day Holiday: What is this holiday? Why celebrate it? Discover the history of this federal holiday. Why is it November 11th?
  • College Indoctrination: Will your child's university or college reshape his worldview? Will she be indoctrinated, while you pay for it?
  • Mongol Empire Video: Join Drive Thru History to learn about the Mongol Empire and the Silk Road. What's the significance?
  • Wars and Rumors of Wars: What does this phrase mean? What does the Bible say about the end times and the part wars will play in it?
  • Nuclear Energy: Do you have a basic understanding of nuclear technology, the nuclear process, and the nuclear fuel cycle?
  • New Atheists: What makes these new atheists stand out from the traditional atheists? What role does emotionalism and alarmism play?
  • Worldview: How has the concept of worldviews impacted Christianity? How should the concept be perceived and employed?
  • 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?
  • Christopher Columbus Video: Who was this man and who impacted him? Find out the history behind this great explorer.
  • Christopher Columbus: Who were the central figures in Columbus' life? Who impacted him? How did he handle rejection? Study the history of his life.
  • Definition of Religion Video: How is religion portrayed? Is religion what causes oppression, terrorism, and other threats?
  • The Great Seal: Is the symbol all about Freemasonry? Find out the significance between the symbols. Learn the history.
  • Post-Christian: What is post Christian? What does the term mean? How does this change impact you and your family?
  • Abortion Services: What are the goals behind this industry? Can they make it morally acceptable to have an abortion? Can there be abortion pride?
  • Gay Marriage: Find the reasons why this debate is so heated. Why do so many Americans vote against same sex marriage?
  • 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.
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving: Is it more than eating turkey and watching football? Learn how to focus on the true meaning of the day.
  • 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?
  • 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.
  • Building a Christian Worldview Video: How do we build a good worldview in our churches? Listen as special guest Warren Cole Smith explains.

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