Theology For the Rest of Us | Quick Answers to the Questions About God and the Bible

Theology For the Rest of Us | Quick Answers to the Questions About God and the Bible


Latest Episodes

Special Announcement: TEDx Talk by Kenny Ortiz: How to be a Great Mentor
July 13, 2019

Bethany Global University hosted a TEDx event in May 2019 and Kenny Ortiz was one of the communicators for the event. Check out his TEDx talk: "How to be a Great Mentor" - Link: http://bit.ly/OrtizTEDx2019

280: Do We Need Scholars to Really Understand the Bible?
June 28, 2019

There have been moments when some well-meaning evangelicals have challenged certain scholars merely on the basis that those scholars just so happen to be scholars, as if scholarship itself is bad. Sometimes certain Christians act as if scholars are all...

279: Is God in Hell?
June 21, 2019

In this episode Kenny answers a question from a listener about the omnipresence of God, and whether or not God is in hell. - Sometimes modern evangelicals frequently use the term "separated" from God to explain the state of those in hell,

278: Was Platt Wrong to Pray for President Trump? [Part 2]
June 20, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump appeared at McLean Bible Church in Vienna, Virginia on June 2, 2019 where prominent pastor and author David Platt serves as the  primary teaching pastor. Eventually President Trump was invited on to the stage to be prayed fo...

277: Was Platt Wrong to Pray for President Trump? [Part 1]
June 10, 2019

On Sunday June 2, 2019, U.S. President Donald Trump made an impromptu visit to McLean Bible Church in Vienna, Virginia. President Trump was there to honor the lives of those individuals that were killed in a shooting at the municipal center in Virginia...

276: Should We Value All Opinions?
June 07, 2019

In this episode, Kenny answers the question, "Should we value all opinions?" Another way to answer this question is to say, "Are all opinions created equal?" or "Should we give credence to all positions and assessments?" -

275: Living in an Age of Cynicism with Jason Duesing
May 24, 2019

We live in an age where cynicism runs rampant. How are Christians to live in such difficult times? Unique of all people, Christians are called to embrace a hopeful outlook on life. In this episode Kenny interviews Dr.

274: How to Determine Who Are the False Teachers?
May 10, 2019

This episode is a follow-up to the previous episode wherein Kenny talked about how to handle false teachers, even when we have been somehow benefited by those preachers' teachings or writings. There is a lot of controversy in our modern Christian conte...

273: Can People Grow By Listening to False Teachers?
May 09, 2019

There is a lot of controversy in Evangelical circles about our approach to heresies, false teaching, and erroneous teachers. In this episode Kenny answers the question "Can people still grow in their faith even though they are listening to false teache...

272: The Power of Lament with Aubrey Sampson
April 13, 2019

When you’re in the midst of suffering, you want answers for the unanswerable, resolutions to the unresolvable. You want to tie up pain in a pretty little package and hide it under the bed, taking it out only when you feel strong enough to face it.