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Check out the latest magazines. Check out the latest newspapers. Itís all about flash. Itís all about intrigue. Itís all about fear. Itís all about greed. Many of us avoid these popular trends and issues altogether. Others grab them for what they areóa window onto our current world and culture. Here are some hot issuesÖ Where do you think we should go with them?
  • History of the Christmas Tree Video: Clive and Ian answer 12 questions of Christmas. What do Christmas trees have to do with Jesus?
  • Premarital Sex Video: When is the right time for sex? Find out why there is a time designated for everything.
  • Gettysburg Address Video: What does the Gettysburg Address mean to us today? Lee Williams aka Honest Abe shares about We the People. Does my voice count?
  • After-Birth Abortion Video: Listen to the life story of Claire Culwell, an abortion survivor. How did she survive?
  • Worldview Video: How do you define worldview? What is your worldview? How do you view the world?
  • Against Same Sex Marriage Video: Government promotes natural marriage for a reason, permits many other relationships (including gay relationships) while prohibiting very few relationships (like incest).
  • Separation of Church and State Video: Randall Niles takes a look at the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator. What are those truths?
  • Natural Marriage Video: What is the point of natural marriage? Watch this video from ColdWater Media.
  • Human Trafficking: Why is modern-day slavery allowed? What does it involve? Find out what is being done to end human trafficking.
  • Occupy Wall Street Video: What do you think? Is capitalism the best economic system overall? Find out with this information.
  • My Country Tis of Thee Video: Enjoy this rendition of this famous patriotic hymn performed by Bill and Gloria Gaither and friends.
  • Adolescent Culture Video: What happens when young adults lose their consciences? John Stonecroft explains the outcome of this change in worldview.
  • Christmas Facts Video: Luke wanted us to know that the Christmas story was not a fairy tale, but rather the greatest story ever told.
  • Veterans Day Holiday: What is this holiday? Why celebrate it? Discover the history of this federal holiday. Why is it November 11th?
  • Human Trafficking Video: What is Love146? This video gives a brief overview to how Love146 came to be? What is their perspective on Human Trafficking?
  • Spiritual Heritage Video: Congressman Forbes asks the questions - Did America ever consider itself a Judeo-Christian nation? and If America was once a Judeo-Christian nation, when did it cease to be?"
  • Adolescent Culture: What is the history of this age group? What makes them tick? What marks a culture that is driven by adolescents?
  • Year of the Bible: What is the history behind his proclamation made my President Reagan? Find out the history here.
  • April Fools' Day Video: Randall Niles looks at the saying, The fool says in his heart, "There is no God." (Psalm 14:1; 53:1)
  • Presence of Evil: Can we understand how the presence of evil poses a problem under the magnifying glass of a particular worldview?
  • Saint Patrickís Day: What inspired this man to make such an impact in Ireland? Read this history of this liberator of the people.
  • 12th Imam Video: The Blood of Lambs book interview. What is Kamal Saleem's viewpoint?
  • Nuclear Energy: What are the advantages of this energy source? What impact does it have on the way the world functions.
  • April Fools' Day: What does the verse in the Psalms mean? Does it mean that Atheists are fools? No.
  • My Country ĎTis of Thee: Learn the history behind this great American hymn. Why was it written and who penned the great and famous patriotic lyrics?
  • Abortion Services: What is the strategy behind this industry? How do they plan to reverse the downturn that is taking place in the abortion industry?
  • Mayflower Compact Video: What did the compact say? Watch this video of the compact from 1620 and discover the change that has taken place in textbooks today.
  • Noah's Ark Video: How did all the animals fit on the ark? Check out this fun answer and examine the evidence!
  • Spiritual Heritage: Affirming the rich spiritual and religious history of our Nationís founding and subsequent history.
  • Jeremy Lusk: Brian Deegan and Ronnie Faisst talk in this video about the death of their good friend. What is the message they want you to hear?
  • Tarot Cards: Where did the practice of card readings originate and when?
  • Prayer In Public School: A look at the history of prayer in the public schools of America. Why is this an issue?
  • Nostradamus Prophecy: A big ticket on the Internet and in the tabloid press, why do people love it so much?
  • End Times: How can we test whether the prophecies of the end of the age in the Bible are credible?
  • Teen Abortion: What are the facts surrounding teen pregnancy and teen abortion? Should we be concerned?
  • Life of George Washington: Was this man someone to emulate? What made his life great? Was he a hero of the United States?
  • Miracle of Life Video: Dr. Seuss said, A Person's a Person no Matter How Small. What does this say about the sanctity of life? You have to see this video clip!
  • Is Hell Real?: Discover the facts about this pit of fire. Is it literal? Is it punishment for the wicked? How can I avoid it?
  • Christmas Facts: Where did all these Christmas traditions come from? Find out about trees, Santa, Advent, candles, holly, and much more.
  • History of the Christmas Tree: Why do people put trees in their homes during the Christmas season? Find out where this tradition started.
  • Human Suffering Video: Randall Niles tells the story of the skeptical barber to illustrate the power of God in the midst of suffering.
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving: Is it more than eating turkey and watching football? Learn how to focus on the true meaning of the day.
  • Gay Christians Video: Dr. Michael Brown answers the question, How can we go about reaching the homosexual community with the love of Christ, and do we need to ask forgiveness for how the church has treated them?
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving Video: Learn from the Drive Thru History team as they speak about Thanksgiving. What is the history?
  • Teaching Christian Worldview Video: How do you teach a Christian worldview? Executive Director of Summit Ministries John Stonestreet fills us in on how we really do hunger for truth in today's age of information.
  • Building a Christian Worldview Video: How do we build a good worldview in our churches? Listen as special guest Warren Cole Smith explains.
  • History of Ancient Israel Video: Learn the history of Israel, summarized in less than 5 minutes. What are the main events in their history?
  • Gettysburg Address: What is the text of this famous address and what was happening in America's history at the time?
  • End Abortion Services Video: This is a shocking video of the current statistics of abortion in the USA. What are the trends?
  • Memorial Day Meaning: Why do we celebrate this holiday? Is it more than picnics and parades? Find out the history.
  • Mongol Empire: Learn about Genghis Khan and Marco Polo and the impact they had on the Mongol Empire. What was their impact?
  • Voice of the Martyrs Video: Randall Niles examines this remarkable evidence for the truth of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
  • Pro-Abortion: The background of case law and the impact of the early decisions.
  • Parenting Skills: Learn how important discipline, education, and financial training are in the home.
  • All About Popular Issues: Why do some issues make a big ruckus in the world and other just slip off the front page of the newspaper? Are their ethical or moral reasons?
  • Human Genome Project: The powerful scientific results and the societal implications of this research.
  • Mark of the Beast Video: What is the Mark of the Beast? Where is it mentioned in the Bible? Find out the basics of this concept.
  • Hate Speech Definition: Who has been the victims of hate speech? What does history tell us? Find information on hate speech here.
  • Does Hell Exist Video: Listen to this important message from Francis Chan. Hell: We can't afford to get it wrong.
  • Racial Prejudice Video: Christine Petric shares of her life growing up as a minority. How did she find hope?
  • Shroud of Turin Video: Watch the History Channel's The Real Face of Jesus from the Turin Shroud. What is this shroud?
  • After-Birth Abortion: What is the outrage all about? Do people want to kill babies after they are born? Find out the facts.
  • Conspiracy Theories: Find information on conspiracy theories and how they start. What is the truth? What about religious-based theories?
  • Christian Home School: What does Christian homeschooling look like and why do some parents select it as an educational choice.
  • Word Origin: Phrases in their original context might mean something totally different than today. Check these out.
  • Human Genetic Engineering: A hot issue: Time will tell how committed the United States will be regarding the absolute ban on human cloning.
  • Racial Prejudice: Is the United States the last remaining country to battle with racism? Or is racism a global epidemic?
  • Da Vinci Code Truth: Was Jesus really married? Can the gospels be trusted? Is Jesus God? Learn the correct answers
  • Money Problems: Discover practical tips to overcome financial issues and problems. Find out how to develop life-long good money habits.
  • Origin of Halloween: Where does this term come from and what is its connection with Halloween? Find the link.
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza: Geographic studies confirm that the Great Pyramid of Giza is located in the direct middle of Egypt. Why?
  • Thanksgiving History: What does God have to do with Thanksgiving and government? Read the Thanksgiving proclamations of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln in 1789 and 1863.
  • Shroud Of Turin: The cloth that covered Jesus' body in the grave. Is the evidence credible? What do scholars believe?
  • Prayer In School: When and why was prayer banned in the public schools? What's been the result?
  • Separation Of Church And State: Learn more about staying out of the state's business and the state staying out of the church's business.
  • Prayer In Public School: The legacy of removing prayer from the public school sytems.
  • 12th Imam: Is he the one to conquer the world? What is his role in the 12th Imam? Do others have concerns?
  • Noah's Ark: Bible story or Bible truth? A look at the reality of the ark.
  • Voice Of The Martyrs: Persecution and martyrdom are still alive in the Christian church today. Check out where it's happening.
  • Marilyn Manson: The man and his message to the world. Why should we even care?
  • Book Of Revelation: The end times will come when we least expect it. Are we seeing signs now?
  • Pros And Cons Of Stem Cell Research: What are stem cells used for? Why are the valuable and what has caused the controversy?
  • Pilgrims: Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving and how did the pilgrims celebrate and express their thanks. Who did they thank?
  • Easter Island: Do any of those crazy things youíve heard about Easter Island have any basis in fact? Pursue the answer.
  • New World Order: Learn more about the New World Order and how it affects you. What is the agenda of this system of thought?
  • School Prayer: The case law history in the U.S. A legacy of First Amendment revision regarding school prayer and Bible reading.
  • Pro-Choice Abortion: What are rights? What are priviledges? What are totally misconstrued terms?
  • Cloning Ethics: What are the moral and ethical considerations related to the concept of cloning?
  • Partial Birth Abortion: A graphic procedure that's been prohibited by the U.S Congress.
  • School Prayer: We're not talking about Christian prayer, we're talking about a quiet time for any kind of prayerful thought.
  • Mark Of The Beast: Who is the antichrist? What does this have to do with the so-called mark?
  • Aztec Gods: Learn about Huitzilopochtli, Tlaloc, and Tezcatlipoca and how they influenced the culture of the ancient Aztecs. What was their role?
  • The Dark Ages: Why did this time in history get the name dark? Study facts about this time in history.
  • Are We Misquoting Jesus Video: What do Bart Ehrman and his view of New Testament textual criticism tell us about the reliability of the New Testament? Check out this short video response to Misquoting Jesus!
  • Christianity vs Science: Can anyone resolve the conflict between science and religion? Can science put Christianity to the test?
  • Indus Valley: The people of this ancient civilization did not build towering buildings or bury treasure. This caused the ruins to remain hidden for thousands of years.
  • Historical Primary Sources Video: Stream this clip. Why is the study of primary source documents like the Gettysburg Address so important to the study of history?
  • Queen Cleopatra of Egypt: Discover how the reality of this women differs from her popular portrayal. What was her impact on history?
  • Separation of Church and State: Consider the debate behind these words. Why the controversy? What are the differing interpretations?
  • Ancient Egypt: How was medicine in ancient Egypt influenced by the gods of the time? Learn how religion played into everyday life.
  • Letter to a Christian Nation: This book cries out for an intelligent response that offers the reader a rationale for the credibility and rectitude of orthodox Christianity.
  • Ancient Pompeii: One incident can completely bury a city. Learn more about how this city was buried in AD 79. What do we know about the occurrence?
  • Aztec Civilization: Consider the social and leadership class structure for this ancient people group. What cultural aspects influenced them?
  • Embryonic Stem Cells: How does the concept of soul fit into this debate? What about equality? Consider these thoughts in regard to this heated debate.
  • Colonial Life In America: Day-to-day life was difficult for the settlers. Discover some of their concerns and the hardships they face.
  • Age of Reason: This time period left the medieval extremes of mysticism and superstition and swung into areas of reason and rationality. Was it a good move?
  • History of Ancient Israel: Study major event in the history of this great country. How did belief in God play in?
  • Sam Harris: Is Christianity truly unsupportable? Or does good, cogent, intellectual, historical, philosophical, and even scientific evidence exist to support Christianity? Read a response to Harris.
  • History of Valentines Day: Learn about the young couples who were denied love and how St. Valentine stepped in.
  • In God We Trust: What is the history of this phrase in the United States? How did it make it on to the currency? Does it have significance?
  • World War 2 Facts: What influence did this war have on the history of the United States of America? Learn first-hand accounts here.
  • New Atheist Video: The One Minute Apologist interviews with special guest Dinesh D'Souza. He will help us understand the distinctives of the new atheism and how we need to be equipped as Christians to handle that.
  • Native American History: What is the early history of Native Americans? What are the major events in their history? Who are they today?
  • Life During the Great Depression: What was family life like during the depression? Consider some account from those who were children during the Depression.
  • Atheist Belief: Read this response to Sam Harrisí Letter to a Christian Nation. Can both authors be right about the tenents of Christianity?
  • The Paranormal Video: Why do Atheists and Naturalists get the Willies if thereís no such thing as the supernatural or metaphysical realm? Don't miss this short video clip!
  • Veterans Day Holiday Video: Major Ben Richards can't speak for every veteran. He does, however, have a moving story to tell about his soldiers.
  • Constitutional Rights Video: Check out this short video! What are the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator? What do constitutional rights really mean?
  • The End of Faith Video: What does Sam Harris tell us in his Letter to a Christian Nation? Are we really facing The End of Faith? Don't miss this short video clip! Stream it now!
  • Mayflower Compact: What was it? What did it say? Who signed it? Why? Discover the facts on this important document.
  • Ancient Rome: Everyday life in ancient Rome resembled life today in many respects. School, work, leisure, and religious activities were the norm.
  • History: How do we define history? Are there different approaches to recording history? Find out the basic information here.
  • Good vs Evil: Are Atheists evil? Are Christians evil? What about those who live moral and upright lives? Who sets the standard?
  • Ancient Babylon: All false religions began in Babylonia. Learn how these concepts may have affected what you believe today.
  • How Can Some Religions Say They Are Right: How can some religions say they are right? There are three possible answers. Find them here.
  • Facts About the Dead Sea Scrolls: Learn the location of this discovery that happened between 1947 and 1956 in eleven caves along the northwest shore of the Dead Sea in Israel.
  • Pro Choice Abortion Video: What About the Unborn Child? Randall Niles reviews a recent case like Nadal Hasan and his terrorist attack at Ft Hood in light of the legal and logical disconnect between criminal and Constitutional law.
  • Ancient Mesopotamia: Ancient Mesopotamia gave the world farming, writing, irrigation, and more important contributions. Discover how that civilization has impacted you.
  • Letter to a Christian Nation Response: If we are all mere products of a Godless form of natural selection, what do we have to look forward to? Unexplained suffering that ends in personal extinction?
  • History of Yale: What is the history of this esteemed university? What were the core values? Where did the name Yale originate?
  • Pro-Abortion Video: Watch the TED video on life from conception to birth. When does life really start? Learn more here.
  • History of Harvard: What is the history of this university? Why was it founded? Find out the points of their system of study.
  • U.S. Holidays: Find a list of holiday celebrated in the United States. When did each begin and what is the purpose?
  • Occupy Wall Street: What do the protesters want? What are their demands? Read their thoughts and decide for yourself how you stand.
  • Isaac Newton Prophecy: How was Isaac Newton influenced by God and the Bible? Study his works and writings on biblical prophecy.
  • Wars and Rumors of Wars: Where is this phrase located in the Bible? Find out what it mean and how it is interpreted.
  • History of Black Death: What influenced this plague to spread? What were the symptoms and causes of this horrible plague?
  • George Washington Video: Want a great clip on the life of George Washington? Learn the true faith underlying the first President of the United States.
  • Pilgrims Video: Share some of the tragic truth and powerful faith underlying the English Separatists that first called America home.
  • Colonial America Video: Learn the heroic tales of faith underlying the true history of America. What was their motive to keep going?
  • Legalize Same Sex Marriage: What strategy are being played in this debate on gay marriage? What is the impact on natural traditional marriage?
  • Against Same Sex Marriage: What are six great arguments against homosexual marriage? Find out a systematic approach to the facts.
  • Gay Marriage Arguments: Are there false premises behind the arguments given to advance the same-sex marriage agenda? Consider these questions.
  • Pros and Cons of Stem Cell Research Video: Embryonic Stem Cell Research was going to cure the world. What happened? John Stonestreet takes on this controversial issue.
  • Mayan Gods: Learn about the gods of creation, sun, childbirth, corn, war, and so on. Who were these gods?
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: What is the Holocaust Remembrance Day and when it is observed? What did Prime Minister Netanyahu say in 2010?
  • Parenting Styles: How do I create a healthy foundation for my child to grow upon? Find out how important styles are.
  • Religious Tolerance: Do I have to be tolerant and accepting of all beliefs, values, and behaviors? Will I be called intolerant if I'm not?
  • The Culture War: What part does absolute truth, biblical authority, and moral truth play in this battle over America?
  • Declaration of Independence: What is the text to this important document? What were the signers intents?
  • Acceptance of Homosexuality: What is the main reason for the debate on gay marriage? What is the purpose of government?
  • Same Sex Marriage Conclusion: Read the conclusion from the book Correct, not Politically Correct by Frank Turek. What are his concluding thoughts?
  • Same Sex Marriage Debate: What is our response to the gay marriage debate? Read the conclusion of Frank Turek's book.
  • Homosexual Behavior: Is homosexuality inherently destructive? Are homosexuals medically inferior? Learn the facts here.
  • Cons of Same Sex Marriage: Will homosexual marriage hurt heterosexual marriage? Will it ultimately hurt homosexual marriage too?
  • Homosexual Marriage Law: Is the push for gay marriage about civil rights or acceptance? Whatever is legal is considered moral.
  • Natural Marriage: Study the purposes and benefits of historical marriage. How do the gay marriage arguments line up?
  • Promote Natural Marriage: Should the government promote natural marriage only or provide the option for same-sex marriage or civil unions?
  • Same Sex Marriage Countries: What is the pattern established by countries who recognize homosexual marriage? Find out what the research shows.
  • Homosexual Health: What health issues do gay women struggle with? How does homosexual health play into the gay marriage debate?
  • The Great Seal: What is the association between religion and liberty? Find out clues from the Great Seal. Learn the history.
  • Worldview: What is a worldview? Where did the word and concept come from? Learn the basics here.
  • Gay Marriage: Why are so many Americans against same sex marriage? Why is it continually voted down?
  • Post-Christian: What is post Christian? What does the term mean? How does this change impact you and your family?
  • Thanksgiving History Video: What is the Thanksgiving Proclamation? Where did Thanksgiving come from? Learn more here.
  • College Indoctrination: Will your child's university or college reshape his worldview? Will she be indoctrinated, while you pay for it?
  • Definition of Religion Video: How is religion portrayed? Is religion what causes oppression, terrorism, and other threats?
  • Good vs Evil Video: Frank Turek explains the concept of good vs. evil and how the distinction points to a higher standard. How do we know a crooked line, without a concept of straight?
  • Christopher Columbus Video: Who was this man and who impacted him? Find out the history behind this great explorer.
  • The Shroud of Turin: What is the shroud? Is it important? Find out what others think about it and study the facts.
  • Christopher Columbus: How did Columbus handle rejection and disappointment? What was the result of his persistence? Study the history.
  • American Exceptionalism: Is it more than ethnicity, geography, common heritage, social class, or hierarchal structures? Find out what the term refers to.
  • Mongol Empire Video: Join Drive Thru History to learn about the Mongol Empire and the Silk Road. What's the significance?
  • New Atheists: What role does emotionalism and alarmism play in the strategy of these new atheists? Find out here.
  • God and Natural Disasters: What is Godís role in tragedy? Does He cause them? Why doesnít He stop them? Study the issue here.
  • Partial Birth Abortion Video: What goes into this abortion procedure? Learn through this model of the procedure.
  • Teen Abortion Video: Can the abortions of this era be compared to the Holocaust? How do people react to hard questions?
  • Ancient Sumerians: What stories did this culture have about their gods? What do their detailed records say? How did their writing develop?
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day Video: Listen as Ray Comfort interviews people about the Holocaust. How do people react to hard questions?
  • Memorial Day Meaning Video: A father reminisces a trip to Washington D.C. where his son learned the cost of freedom. What was the cost?

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