Joe Boot

 

Applying Apologetics to Culture

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

March 3, 2021

As Western culture has shifted away from a broadly Christian consensus on basic beliefs of human identity, life, sexuality, history and more, Christian apologetics – the work of defending the Christian philosophy of life – will look different than it did in previous generations.

 

Christian Art and Christian Artists

by Joe Boot and John Cooper and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

February 24, 2021

This week’s podcast features special guest John Cooper of the rock band Skillet. We talk about the Christian music industry, pursuing art to the glory of God, and guarding against the temptation to self-idolatry as a Christian artist.

 

Christian Liberty versus Lockdownism

by Joe Boot

February 18, 2021 | Ecclesiastes 

The lockdown of life has exposed a fragility and weakness in twenty-first century Christian thought. How did this come about, and what is the task of Christians in our current cultural moment?

 

Why Worldview Matters

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

February 17, 2021 | 1 Peter 

What does it mean to speak of a worldview, and why does it matter for the way that we live? Joe Boot explains the role that worldview plays in our lives, and its importance for the the work of apologetics.

 

Idolatry and Judgment

by Joe Boot

February 12, 2021

God’s response to idolatry throughout Scripture is one of judgment. Idolatry always leads to cultural decay and collapse, and we must see the supervening hand of God in our present situation.

 

Globalism and the Christian Worldview

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

February 10, 2021 | Revelation Revelation 5:10

Joe Boot explains the origin and meaning of globalism, as contrasted with globalization, nationalism, and the Kingdom of God. We consider the biblical perspective on the role of national boundaries.

 

The Four Witnesses

by Joe Boot

February 7, 2021 | John 5:31-47

In John 5 Jesus defends his ministry by calling on four witnesses.

 

The Four Witnesses

by Joe Boot

February 7, 2021 | John 5:31-47

In John 5 Jesus defends his ministry by calling on four witnesses.

 

Truth is Difficult to Control

by James White and Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

February 3, 2021

When a people’s commitment to truth breaks down, they become humiliated. A humiliated, emasculated people is easier to control. Christians have an opportunity and a responsibility to speak the truth effectively to people who have been robbed of their humanity by secularism.

 

The Doctrine of Freedom

by James White and Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

January 27, 2021

James White joins this week’s episode to talk about the historic development of the doctrine of the church’s freedom and the limits on civil governments.

 

Life in All its Fullness

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

January 20, 2021

All religions and worldviews have a doctrine of life. The biblical understanding of abundant life is one that encompasses much more than non-death, but extends to the spiritual, social, and all other realms.

 

Dominion and the Kingdom of God

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

January 13, 2021

Man’s relationship with God determines the course of all the rest of creation. Because we have exercised dominion in a sinful way, creation groans under the curse of sin. In the kingdom of God, man is restored to his proper dominion mandate.