The Argument for God from Beauty (The Nature & Grounding of Aesthetic Values and Judgments)

This is an argument for God's existence that is often overlooked by Atheists and Christians alike, it's often said that "beauty is in the eye of the beholder" and thus there is no objectivity to it in the same way one can argue for the objectivity of moral values and duties being grounded in God.  … Continue reading The Argument for God from Beauty (The Nature & Grounding of Aesthetic Values and Judgments)

Dr. Klaas Kraay- Religious Disagreement, Hiddenness of God & the Atheistic “Best Possible World” Argument

World renowned scholar in the philosophy of religion, Dr. Klaas Kraay joins David J., Andrew Knight and myself on RSM to discuss three topics; i) Religious Disagreement, ii) The Hiddenness of God, and iii) Is there a Best Possible World (along with how that relates to the truth or falsity of Theism). YouTube Video Link … Continue reading Dr. Klaas Kraay- Religious Disagreement, Hiddenness of God & the Atheistic “Best Possible World” Argument

Effective Christian Apologetics in Modern Culture (S&S Show on Communication & PORA Show on Apologetics and Culture)

Show #1- Effective Christian Communication (2018 S&S Show) In this episode of S&S, I am struggling with how best to interact with the various skeptics of the S&S Boards as they were very hard of heart against the truth. I've evolved since these days and better worked out what strategies are appropriate Biblically for different … Continue reading Effective Christian Apologetics in Modern Culture (S&S Show on Communication & PORA Show on Apologetics and Culture)

Divine Hiddenness- Schellenberg’s Argument from the “Loving Mother” Analogy

This is a bonus show based on my final Philosophy of Religion class essay on J.L. Schellenberg's argument from the "Loving Mother" analogy.  This is a relatively straight-forward and simple Atheistic argument and I provide three reasons as to why I think it is based on disanalogies and is thus a false analogy. YouTube Video … Continue reading Divine Hiddenness- Schellenberg’s Argument from the “Loving Mother” Analogy

Plato & the Temporal “Instant” (Parmenides Appendix Essay

This show is not entirely relevant to the purpose of Real Seeker Ministries, but it is my final essay from my Ancient Philosophy class and given it does cover some ground on the nature of time from my Cosmological Argument Part 2, I thought some of you might appreciate my sharing- up to you if … Continue reading Plato & the Temporal “Instant” (Parmenides Appendix Essay

Recent Shows (with me as Guest)

Proselytize or Apostatize Live Show #2- Introducing New Host Caleb Jackson This is my second live show on the Proselytize or Apostatize podcast, we were doing a Q&A session with the new host Caleb Jackson and we covered various topics including Pacifism, the argument from God from Beauty, miracle healings, eschatology and the Shroud of … Continue reading Recent Shows (with me as Guest)

Coherence of Christian Theism (Parts #1 & 2)

Part 1- Coherence of an Omnipresent Incorporeal Person This was to be the first episode in a series on the Coherence of Christian Theism, however the Skeptic felt ill-equipped to handle my arguments and thus we cut it short to a two-part series; in this first episode I go over God as a incorporeal personal … Continue reading Coherence of Christian Theism (Parts #1 & 2)

Risen Indeed!- Discussing an Atheist’s Take on Jesus’ Resurrection & Bonus Easter RoundTable

In this old Easter episode of S&S, the Skeptic leads the conversation on what he feels is important about the evidence for and against Jesus' Resurrection. YouTube Video Link = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xw8eEKQPEZM Anchor Audio Link = https://anchor.fm/real-seeker-ministries/episodes/Risen-Indeed---Discussing-an-Atheists-Take-on-Jesus-Resurrection-eu58jd Recommended Sources (for further study); a) See some of the eschatological significance of Jesus Resurrection discussed by Dr. N.T. … Continue reading Risen Indeed!- Discussing an Atheist’s Take on Jesus’ Resurrection & Bonus Easter RoundTable

Religious Epistemology & Pascal’s Wager- (with Dr. Liz Jackson & David J.)

Dr. Liz Jackson joins David J. and I to discuss various issues pertaining to religious epistemology & Pascal's Wager. Everything from peer disagreement and probability theory to the "Homer Simpson" objection to the Wager are brought up in this show. Enjoy 🙂 YouTube Video Link = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWgQJlEo1-U  Anchor Audio Link = https://anchor.fm/real-seeker-ministries/episodes/Religious-Epistemology--Pascals-Wager--with-Dr--Liz-Jackson--David-J-et3ojl   Recommended Sources … Continue reading Religious Epistemology & Pascal’s Wager- (with Dr. Liz Jackson & David J.)