Author Archives: tskinner

Faith Debate: October 17th, 2021

Big Church vs. Small Church vs. House Church  Three house church pastors discuss advantages of the house church movement in this episode.  This show is Part Two of a five-part series on the topic of house churches.  All five of the shows were recorded while streaming on Facebook Live; that full video is now available…read more »

Faith Debate: October 10th, 2021

Why House Church?  This week’s episode features three house church pastors tackling some of the potential pitfalls of the house church movement.  In upcoming shows the advantages, practices, and structure of various house chucrh models will be addressed.  This is Part One of a five-part series on this topic.  All five of these shows were…read more »

Faith Debate: October 3rd, 2021

The Back Story Troy Skinner bounced around a lot as a kid, then bounced around a lot from church to church, and over the years has bounced around quite a bit in theological perspectives.  But things really settled down twenty years ago, and Troy has settled in to raising a family, building a career, and…read more »

Faith Debate: September 26th, 2021

The Newest Permanent Panelist on the Show David Forsee was raised a preacher’s kid, is the father of five, became a production arborist, and now is the pastor of a church that meets in his house.  From this point forward he is also a regular panelist appearing on the Faith Debate show each week. David…read more »

Faith Debate: September 19th, 2021

Graduated High School at Age 11, Had His Bachelor’s Degree at age 17 Daniel Razvi is an attorney, a classically trained pianist, a former homeschool kid, a part of the Conquered By Love Ministries team, and also one of the pastors of a church that meets in a private home.  Now he’s also one of…read more »

Faith Debate: September 12th, 2021

The Devoted Muslim Who Converted to Being a Christian Pastor  Imran “Raz” Razvi is the owner of Higher Ground Financial Group, founder of Conquered By Love Ministries, and Pastor of the Church That Meets at Imran’s House.  Now he is one of the permanent fixtures on the Faith Debate panel. Imran has been a guest…read more »

Faith Debate: September 5th, 2021

The History (and the Future) of The Faith Debate  After seventeen years of “tweaks” bringing different “seasons” to the Faith Debate show, there’s a new tweak beginning with this episode. At the start of the program in 2004 it basically followed an interview format.  Then it turned into more of a “talking heads” opinion show;…read more »

Faith Debate: August 29th, 2021

Advent Traditions This episode brings us Christmas in August.  Why do Christians celebrate this holiday the way that they do?  What’s the origin of some of these social and religious conventions?  How should discerning individuals think about all of this?  This is the content that comprises the majority of our time in this potpourri edition…read more »

Faith Debate: August 22nd, 2021

The Great Reset The Gospel Coalition, long held to be a conservative outlet for biblical Christianity, has come under fire for coming out in favor of several aspects of the liberal Great Reset.  This episode of the Faith Debate picks up where the previous show left off in examining a TGC article that represents one…read more »

Faith Debate: August 15th, 2021

Can the Gospel Coalition Be Trusted or Not?  For many years The Gospel Coalition had been a trusted resource for biblically conservative Christians.  In recent years, however, there have been concerns raised that the organization has taken a turn that appears to support (or at least defend) what the Apostle Paul calls “another gospel”.  Is…read more »