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

Jan 15, 2020

On this first episode of 2020:

Monologue: A Clear Lens Will Help You Make a Difference for Christ (:28)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (7:16)

Book Giveaway: (10:16)
Game Time: Which Mandalorian Character Are You? (13:36)
Topic: How Should Christians Engage Conspiracy Theories? (20:03)

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

Dec 30, 2019

Check out the great conversation on this classic New Year's Eve episode (originally aired 12/27/17)!

Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (:39)
What did Nate get for Christmas? (5:35)
What are your plans for Christmas vacation? (9:31)
Talking to Amazon's Alexa about apologetics, Christmas, Star Wars & other stuff (11:57)
Amazon's Alexa Gives Top 5 Facts About The Last Jedi You Did Not Know (15:39)
Worldview Analysis: The Last Jedi (18:10)
Game Time: Ultimate 2017 Trivia (33:13)
Top 3 Movies/TV Shows of 2017 (43:28)
Top 3 A Clear Lens Posts/Podcasts of 2017 (57:02)
Top 3 Books of 2017 (1:04:54)

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

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, friends! Nate and the team will return soon...

Dec 25, 2019

So many fun goodies in this classic jumbo episode (originally aired 12/20/16)!

Brock Sleighs Christmas (Skit) (:01)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (3:22)
ACL Christmas Special (Skit) (9:25)
Q&A: Does Exodus 21 not think miscarriages are important? (19:26)
Game Time: Name that Christmas Song (26:37)
Topic 1: Should Christians help every panhandler on the street? (44:08)
Topic 2: What constitutes grounds for leaving a church? (1:08:34)
*Extra: Nate & son singing Jingle Bells (1:34:16)

Helpful articles discussed on the show:

“Give to Street People in Christianity Today”
http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2011/january/18.60.html?start=1

“Should You Give Money to Homeless People?”
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2011/03/should-you-give-money-to-homeless-people/72820/

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, friends! Nate and the team will return soon...

Dec 20, 2019

On this episode, Nate answers these questions:

– How should I respond when my family member keeps complaining that God let bad things happen to them? (4:10)
- Why does God think it’s wrong when others pursue their own religions sincerely? (18:12)

- What would you say to the non-believer who says that presuppositional apologetics is circular? (34:01)

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Dec 13, 2019

On this episode, Nate answers these questions:

– God created the sun on Day Four in Genesis 1. So what was the light for the first 3 days? (2:18)
- How would you suggest I start an apologetics group at my local church? (11:57)

- How can I get my apathetic kids to lean into the Gospel? (23:21)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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Aug 28, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about appealing to transcendence with skeptics (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (10:32)
Game Time: Artificial Intelligence Movie Trivia (13:08)
Topic: Humans 2.0 with Dr. Fuz Rana (19:13)

*To win a free copy of EITHER Humans 2.0 by Dr. Fuz Rana and Kenneth Samples, So the Next Generation Will Know by J Warner Wallace 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!

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Aug 21, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about why beliefs are houses and worldviews are cities (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (10:41)
Game Time: What Kind of Mom Are You? (12:56)
Topic: Mama Bear Apologetics with Hillary Morgan Ferrer (21:58)

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Aug 13, 2019

On this special episode:

Nate makes a couple important announcements (:29)
Defense of Miracles* with Dr. Gary Habermas (3:27)

*This interview contains an extra 25 minutes not seen in the original Facebook livestream!

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Aug 7, 2019

On this episode:

Nate talks about how A Clear Lens is unique as an apologetics ministry (:29)
Nate welcomes Gene and Logan (12:26)
Worldview Analysis: "The Boys" (16:06)
Topic: Entertainment Is Costing the Church Its Young People (26:32)

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