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Challenging Conversations

Challenging Conversations

Do you struggle with knowing what to say and how to say it when a controversial topic comes up? “Challenging Conversations,” hosted by best-selling author and worldview expert Jason Jimenez, is a conversational podcast designed to help Christians overcome their fears and learn to respectfully engage people of a different view or belief system. You will gain insight as Jason and his guests get into deep conversations about the Christian faith and discuss how Christians ought to be defending the gospel as they speak the truth in love to those around them.

Episodes

  • Is the Birth of Jesus a Myth? Is the Birth of Jesus a Myth? Play in Edifi Player

    Is the Birth of Jesus a Myth?

    With the resurgence of “Copycat Christianity” making its rounds on social media, Christians must know how to counter the lies perpetrated by this secularized movement. In this episode, Jason uncovers the inaccuracies and inconsistencies made by atheists when attempting to link the stories of Jesus to Greek Mythology.

  • Is Belief in Jesus the Same as Believing in Santa? Is Belief in Jesus the Same as Believing in Santa? Play in Edifi Player

    Is Belief in Jesus the Same as Believing in Santa?

    What would you say to an atheist who asks you, "Isn’t belief in Jesus like believing in Santa?" In this episode, Jason lays out three responses you can use to refute the superficiality of such a claim that likens belief in Jesus to believing in the fictitious character, Santa Claus.

  • What's Wrong With Having Sex Outside of Marriage? What's Wrong With Having Sex Outside of Marriage? Play in Edifi Player

    What's Wrong With Having Sex Outside of Marriage?

    We're living in a time where 60% of professing Christians don't see anything morally wrong with casual sex outside of marriage. But is that true? On today's show, Jason has an open and honest conversation with his long-time friend, Sean McDowell, about what the Bible has to say about sex and how to help those engrossed with sexual sin.

  • The Christian Left Hijacking the Church The Christian Left Hijacking the Church Play in Edifi Player

    The Christian Left Hijacking the Church

    Are you concerned about the Christian Left's expanding influence over churches? If that is the case, you don't want to miss what Jason Jimenez and Lucas Miles expose about this ideological movement and how you can defend against it.

  • Is Progressive Christianity Biblical? Is Progressive Christianity Biblical? Play in Edifi Player

    Is Progressive Christianity Biblical?

    Would you say what progressive Christians believe about Jesus and salvation aligns with Scripture? In this episode, Jason Jimenez and Lucas Miles, author of "The Christian Left," discuss several key tenets of Progressive Christianity and explain why they are not biblical truths.

  • Responding to Atheistic Arguments: Why Their Top Claims Don't Hold Up to Scrutiny Responding to Atheistic Arguments: Why Their Top Claims Don't Hold Up to Scrutiny Play in Edifi Player

    Responding to Atheistic Arguments: Why Their Top Claims Don't Hold Up to Scrutiny

    Do you have a friend or family member who is an atheist? If so, then you won't want to miss this episode! Jason and world-renowned apologist, Dr. Frank Turek discuss a few of atheism's top arguments and why they don't hold up to scrutiny.

  • How to Raise Hard Working Kids How to Raise Hard Working Kids Play in Edifi Player

    How to Raise Hard Working Kids

    Is it hard motivating your kids to excel in school or map out a plan for their lives? In this episode, Jason talks with his long-time friend, Jason Benham, entrepreneur and Christian speaker and writer, on what parents can do to instill life lessons that are sure to build their kids up to their full potential as they live to honor God.

  • Why Are You Pro Life? How to Defend the Unborn Why Are You Pro Life? How to Defend the Unborn Play in Edifi Player

    Why Are You Pro Life? How to Defend the Unborn

    If someone were to ask you why you are pro-life, what would you say? In part two, Jason Jimenez and Scott Klusendorf (president of Life Training Institute) lay out the case for why they are pro-life. Their conversation will give you the reasoning and the skills to articulate your defense for the life of the unborn.

  • What Does it Mean to Be Pro-life? Part One What Does it Mean to Be Pro-life? Part One Play in Edifi Player

    What Does it Mean to Be Pro-life? Part One

    Many Christians say they are pro-life. But what does that mean? In part one of a two-part series, Jason chats with his good friend and leading pro-life apologist, Scott Klusendorf, to help Christians better understand the pro-life movement.