Category Archives: Faith Debate

Blog posts for the Frederick Faith Debate.

Faith Debate: May 19th, 2024

Faith Debate: May 19th, 2024

What Does the Bible Have to Say About Energy Healing? Is Reiki biblically justified, or spiritually dangerous? Are crystals more than merely beautiful stones? Where is the line crossed between being innocuous (or even good) and sinful forms of idolatry? This is the second of five radio shows tackling various aspects of New Age practices…read more »

Faith Debate: May 12th, 2024

Faith Debate: May 12th, 2024

Yoga – Can It Be Made Holy? Some churches promote what they call “Holy Yoga”. Should they? Some see yoga as merely a secular form of exercise. Should they? Some Christians argue that yoga is unbiblical and ungodly. Should they? This is the first of five radio shows tackling various aspects of New Age practices…read more »

Faith Debate: May 5th, 2024

Faith Debate: May 5th, 2024

“Why I Left the Church” “Pastor” Alexander Lang left his post at a PCUSA church in suburban Chicago. He stepped down in a very high-profile way on social media. In explaining his resignation he complained about the unrealistic expectations placed upon ordained men. Are his observations mostly fair and accurate, or are they mostly the…read more »

Faith Debate: April 28th, 2024

Faith Debate: April 28th, 2024

Departure: Story of a Deconstructed Faith A pastor in suburban Chicago resigned from position in a very high-profile way. In his extensive online comments he complains about the pressures faced by men of the cloth. In making his case, does Alexander Lang expose himself as someone who lacks a biblical worldview, and therefore reveal that…read more »

Faith Debate: April 21st, 2024

Faith Debate: April 21st, 2024

So-Called Christian Movies and TV Shows There are dangers to allowing theological liberalism to creep into the church. This sometimes happens through cultural influence when saints let down their guard. For instance, it occurs even via undiscerning exposure to highly celebrated “Christian entertainment” like: “The Chosen”, “Nefarious”, “Jesus Revolution”, “Sound of Freedom”, and “Little Demon”.…read more »

Faith Debate: April 14th, 2024

Faith Debate: April 14th, 2024

Learning to Say I Forgive You The Faith Debate follows up on the discussion about the controversial “Foot Washing” advertisement with a different type of element in the “He Gets Us” campaign. Some of the online videos are short-form interviews, and one that caught the show’s attention was the one titled, “Learning to Say ‘I…read more »

Faith Debate: April 7th, 2024

Faith Debate: April 7th, 2024

Jesus Gets Us? The Faith Debate discusses the controversial “He Gets Us” campaign by specifically examining one of the highest profile ads (“Foot Washing”) frame-by-frame. Is the campaign unfairly criticized, or has it caved under the pressure of “tone police”? This is the first of five episodes featuring this particular panel. All five are available…read more »

Faith Debate: March 31st, 2024

Faith Debate: March 31st, 2024

Political Views/Experiences from an Alliance Defending Freedom Perspective Dan Cox was elected in 2018 and 2020 to serve in the Maryland House of Delegates. In 2022 he was the Republican nominee for Governor. In 2024 he is seeking to be elected to the United States House of Representatives. During this episode of The Faith Debate…read more »

Faith Debate: March 24th, 2024

Faith Debate: March 24th, 2024

Learning from Teachers and Notable Influencers Dan Cox was elected in 2018 and 2020 to serve in the Maryland House of Delegates. In 2022 he was the Republican nominee for Governor. In 2024 he is seeking to be elected to the United States House of Representatives. During this episode of The Faith Debate the focus…read more »

Faith Debate: March 17th, 2024

Faith Debate: March 17th, 2024

Talk of the Gospel/Eschatology/Israel/Nationalism Dan Cox was elected in 2018 and 2020 to serve in the Maryland House of Delegates. In 2022 he was the Republican nominee for Governor. In 2024 he is seeking to be elected to the United States House of Representatives. During this episode of The Faith Debate the focus is primarily…read more »