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Thriving in America’s Difficult Religious Climate

Religious pluralism… is the belief that differences between religions are not a matter of truth and falsehood, but of different perceptions of the one truth. How does Christianity thrive in such a context?

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How to Be Thankful for Your Messed-Up Church

Without a habit of verbalizing gratitude, believers can easily develop a critical attitude toward the church. What can we be thankful for? A lot!

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Lord, When Will You Restore the Kingdom?

“Lord, will you at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?”

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How to Strive for Unity Amidst Division

Episode 586 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about the definition of sin, if God speaks to anyone today, about Mary and Joseph, and feeling unified with Christians who believe different things than us.

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My Church Is Dividing Over Covid-19

Episode 583 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about Roman Catholicism, what it means to be a child of God, if the church is neglecting evangelism, and what to do when disagreements around COVID divide the church.

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How Do We Respond to Claims of the Mark of the Beast by Vaccine?

Episode 580 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about what the Bible says about sadness and loneliness, what "working our your salvation" means, those who have been hurt by the church, and what the Mark of the Beast is and is not.

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The Difference Between America’s Presidents and Israel’s Kings

Episode 579 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about if one can lose their salvation, how to put others' needs above our own, what the "universal" church is, and if the story of Adonijah replacing David as king is like the US presidential election.

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Christianity in the Workplace

Episode 575 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about what it means to believe in Jesus, how Christians relate to their jobs, Noah's shame in Genesis 9, and if the church is compromising the gospel today.

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How to Identify a Cult

Episode 574 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about therapy and counseling, how those in Old Testament were saved, the deity of Christ, and cults.

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When Does Law-Keeping Become Legalistic?

Episode 561 | Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about singing worship songs written by former Christians who have left the faith, election, how to love your enemies, and when law-keeping becomes legalistic.