Mama Bear Apologetics

Mama Bear Apologetics

Latest Episodes

MBA 33: How to Talk About Pride Month With Your Kids (but first meet Amy!)
June 25, 2019

You can’t get around it. There are rainbows on everything your kids see this month, from the parking lots to the barista aprons. So how do we address this with our kids? But first things first, we have a new podcast co-host! Meet Amy Davison!

MBA 32: How Should Christians Respond to the #MeToo Movement?
November 08, 2018

Laurie would not describe herself as a victim. Laurie is a lawyer and a survivor of sexual assault. A former liberal feminist, Laurie rediscovered the truths of God, recommitted her life to looking at everything through the lens of Scripture,

MBA 31: What Really Happened with the Colorado Baker Supreme Court Decision?
June 07, 2018

Social Media was abuzz with the recent Supreme Court Decision overturning the Colorado Civil Rights Commission decision. In 2012, a baker, Jack Phillips, declined to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

MBA 30: What is California Bill 2943 and What does it ACTUALLY say? (i.e. Does it really ban the Bible?)
May 11, 2018

If your newsfeed is anything like mine, you might have seen a few posts last week asking if the new California Bill 2943 will “ban the Bible.” Folks, let’s not jump onto bandwagons before we have properly checked them out.

MBA 29: Does God Heal Every Time if we Ask in the “Right Way?”
March 13, 2018

Do you sometimes wonder if bad things happen to you because you “don’t have enough faith?” If you do, chances are, you have heard a sermon or two (or more) based on the “gospel” of health and wealth. God wants you to be healthy!

MBA 28: Is Jen Hatmaker Suffering for the Gospel? (The power of a deconversion story)
February 11, 2018

We have a saying at Mama Bear: demolish the argument, not the person. For the most part, we try to leave names out of the equation and just focus on the statements or claims being made. However, occasionally there arises such a brouhaha with a public f...

MBA 27: Who Made God?
December 04, 2017

Boy did we bite off a lot to chew in this episode! For all you moms out there, raise your hand if you have heard this question. (Aunt Hillary raising her hand…) I have heard this question from children, from adults,

MBA 26: Why Does God Allow Mass Shootings?
October 12, 2017

Events like the Las Vegas shooting and now the Florida school shooting inevitably bring questions to people’s minds. Where was God? How could He let such a thing happen? For those who have been affected by the shooting,

MBA 25: How Educated Do You Have to Be to Identify Nonsense?
August 29, 2017

There is an interesting phenomenon which the late Herman Kahn described, where “those with engineering or sociology training [are unable to] understand certain issues which they would have been able to understand if they had not had this training.

MBA 24: “Progressive” Christianity… and WHY you need to understand it
July 27, 2017

Jenga is a game about seeing how many foundational pieces of a structure can be removed and/or repositioned before it finally collapses. While this game was never intended to have philosophical undertones, I think it is an apt analogy for what we see o...