Info

A Clear Lens Podcast

Listen to Nate Sala and friends as they discuss theology, apologetics, culture, and how to transform your faith into effective communication!
RSS Feed
2019
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2018
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March


2017
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February


2016
December
November
September
August
July
March


2015
January


2014
December


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: Page 1

A Clear Lens is all about apologetics, Christianity, philosophy, and worldview with an eye on Luke 10:27 & 2 Corinthians 10:5

Dec 6, 2019

On this episode, Nate answers these questions:

– How do I initially start conversations with First Date Evangelism? (2:48)
- My church wants me to evangelize everywhere I go. What do you think about that? (9:52)

- What effect has “moral relativism” had on evangelism? (17:30)
- Why did God put the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the garden? (24:20)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes typically drop on our Facebook and YouTube Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Dec 4, 2019

On this episode:

Monologue: Nate reviews the10th Anniversary of Tactics (:28)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (7:06)

Worldview Analysis: Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman" (10:00)
Topic: Religion Poisons Everything? (18:42)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 29, 2019

On this "Best of" edition of Ask Nate Anything, Nate answers these questions:

– If God made us for His glory, doesn't that make Him an ego-maniac? (1:29)
- Shouldn't the Bible resonate with me if it's really true? (13:24)
- What is evidence for God? (22:03)
- How can I ask leading questions to share the Gospel? (35:57)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes drop on our Facebook and YouTube Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 27, 2019

On this Thanksgiving episode:

Nate, Gene, and Logan share what they're thankful for this year (:28)
Nate officially welcomes Gene and Logan (9:40)
Gene looks at mercy and wrath in the latest "The Walking Dead" (11:32)
5 Things You Didn't Know About Thanksgiving (19:58)

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)! Also, if you get a chance, subscribe and rate us on iTunes! It's quick and easy and helps us get our show out to more listeners.

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 23, 2019

On this special episode, Logan Judy joins Nate in studio to answer these questions:

– How can I change the culture of my church so it can be more engaged with the outside world? (2:07)
- What is evidence for God? (10:55)

- How do you disciple others? (24:54)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes drop on our Facebook and YouTube Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 20, 2019

On this episode:

Monologue: What does the Parable of the Sower mean? (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (6:40)

Apologetics 101: 3 Logical Fallacies (12:11)
Topic: How Should Christians Respond in a Hot Take Culture? (19:26)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 15, 2019

On this special episode, Logan Judy joins Nate in studio to answer these questions:

– In Hebrews 6:9-12, what is the promise of God (that people can put their hope in)? (4:05)
- How should I get apologetics started at my local church? (12:10)
- How do I share the Gospel with someone who says, “I don’t care about God!”? (23:16)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes drop on our Facebook and YouTube Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 13, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about how to navigate difficult conversations to get to the Gospel (:30)
Topic: Narrative Apologetics with Dr. Alister McGrath (12:20)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 8, 2019

On this episode, Nate answered these questions:

– Why does our sanctification matter to apologetics? (2:06)
– What are the nephilim? (13:15)
– Is it true that the Gospels were only written by one man? (23:27)
- How do I respond when someone says, "Everyone has their own story, who are you to say that they're wrong?" (34:53)
- If God made us for His glory, doesn't that make Him an ego-maniac? (45:32)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes drop on our Facebook Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 6, 2019

On this episode:

Monologue: Do you believe that sin is no longer your master? (:28)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (20:05)

Game Time: Which Office Character Are You? (24:22)
Topic: Favorite Apologetics Moments (32:30)

Links to videos discussed on the show:

Why I Am a Christian (David Wood)
https://youtu.be/DakEcY7Z5GU

Dr. William Lane Craig vs Dr. Peter Atkins highlight
https://youtu.be/3vnjNbe5lyE

Q&A: What If They Don't Believe the Bible?
https://youtu.be/g7LXcYzF12Q

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Nov 1, 2019

On this episode, Nate answered these questions:

– Why does God let bad things happen? (4:35)
– Why did God create us if He knew Adam was going to curse us? (16:27)
– If God doesn't all your prayers, what's the point of praying? (30:04)
- If the Bible was written by men, how can we trust it? (37:03)
- Shouldn't the Bible resonate with me if it's really true?(47:34)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes drop on our Facebook Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 30, 2019

On this episode:

Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (:29)
Topic 1: Jesus Is King (4:13)
Topic 2: Should Christians Celebrate Halloween? (34:55)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 25, 2019

On this episode, Nate answered these questions:

– What is soft complementarianism and how does that fit in with Scripture? (2:45)
– How do you engage a person who doesn't believe the Bible is true? (20:55)
How do you present evidence to the person who doesn’t believe that the Bible is true since most evidence comes from the Bible? (30:04)
– Where in the Bible should I take a Jehovah's Witness in order to defend that Jesus was fully human and fully God? (38:57)
- How can I ask leading questions to share the Gospel? (49:44)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes livestream to our Facebook Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 23, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about how to make decisions in God's will (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene & Logan (14:47)
Worldview Analysis: Ellen & George W. Bush (18:55)
Topic: MacArthur & Moore: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly (31:25)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 18, 2019

On this episode, Nate answered these questions:

– Does justification by faith only deal with forgiveness of our sins or does justification also have to do with the righteousness of God (2:28)
– How can we live out Galatians 2:20 in our daily lives? (12:47)
– Who created God? (31:27)
- If evil is a natural byproduct of human free will, how can evil be taken away with Jesus returns? (46:13)
- What is the Gospel message in its simplest terms? Which verses would you use to back it up? (54:05)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes livestream to our Facebook Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 16, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about whether Christians should fight or retreat (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene & Logan (12:04)
Worldview Analysis: Joker (15:48)
Topic: Things Christians Should Stop Saying (26:01)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 12, 2019

On this episode:

Nate encourages those who fear engaging others for Christ (:28)
Topic: The Nature of Our War (5:35)

This was a sermon preached by Nate on Sept. 29th at Life Baptist Church in Las Vegas, NV. For more info about Life, go to (www.lifebaptistchurch.com)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 9, 2019

On this episode:

Nate gives an important update and talks about the power of telling stories (:29)
Classic Episode: Evangelism in a Skeptical World with Dr. Sam Chan (12:00)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Oct 2, 2019

On this episode:

Nate shares some big ideas from his latest sermon on 2 Corinthians 10:3-5 (:29)
Classic Episode: Why God Allows Evil with Dr. Clay Jones (16:49)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Sep 25, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about how to narrate the conversation when engaging others for Christ (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene & Brian (9:57)
Game Time: Superhero Trivia (14:58)
Topic: Why the Culture Loves Superheroes (20:56)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Sep 23, 2019

On this episode, Nate answered these questions:

– What happens to aborted babies when they die? (4:06)
– The Bible talks about God’s wrath and the anger of God. The Bible also tells us not to be quick to anger. Doesn’t this make God a hypocrite?
(23:36)
– If we are raptured and with Jesus, will we have a new mind devoid of sinful thoughts? 
(32:23)

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes livestream to our Facebook Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Sep 18, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about the importance of casting vision (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene & Logan (12:41)
Apologetics 101: Christians Are Hypocrites (15:04)
Topic: The Danger of Living in a Cultural Bubble (24:04)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Sep 13, 2019

On this episode, Nate answered these questions:

- How should we respond when someone says, "You have faith in God but I have knowledge in science"?
- The Bible uses the soul and spirit interchangeably but does Hebrews 4:12 imply they are different?
- What is the ‘best’ argument against religion. I.e. the most difficult to explain away via logic?
- What about those who never hear the Gospel?

Our "Ask Nate Anything" Episodes livestream to our Facebook Page every Friday at 3 p.m. PST.

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

"Day by Day" by Citizens is used with permission. Check out their website: wearecitizens.net

Sep 11, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about the apologetics event he hosted with Greg Koukl, as well as the 3 things Christians need to consider (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene (12:51)
Nate announces the winner of last week's giveaway (16:00)
Apologetics 101: Bible Contradictions (17:52)
Topic: Should Christians Pledge Allegiance to the Flag? (23:47)

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens

Sep 4, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about how, in spite of itself, "The Matrix" can be used to explain the Christian worldview (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (10:57)
Nate announces the winner of last week's giveaway (14:45)
Worldview Analysis: Dave Chappelle Special (17:23)
Topic: The Best Secular Movies that Reflect the Christian Worldview (32:53)

*To win a free copy of EITHER Stealing from God by Frank Turek, Evidence that Demands a Verdict (Updated Edition) by Josh and Sean McDowell, or Cultural Apologetics by Paul Gould go to our Facebook Page and write a recommendation for our ministry. Tell us about ho we've helped you and you'll automatically enter to win! We'll announce the winner on our next episode, so stay tuned!

Join Nate on our Facebook page this Friday at 3 p.m. PST for another "Ask Nate Anything" episode. Send your questions to www.clearlens.org/ask

Sign up for our unique newsletter that contains material only for subscribers at (www.clearlens.org)!

Twitter: @AClearLens
Facebook: www.facebook.com/clearlens
Email: hello@clearlens.org

1 2 3 4 5 6 Next »