Signposts with Russell Moore

Signposts with Russell Moore
Conversations on Kingdom and Culture
Russell Moore & Tim Keller: A Conversation
Mar 1 • 33 min
In this episode of Signposts, I sit down with Pastor Tim Keller, Chairman of Redeemer City to City and the founding pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Manhattan. We talk about his ministry, his work reaching out to an increasingly secular American…
How I Write Sermons
Dec 20, 2018 • 23 min
How do you prepare a sermon? How do you preach to different groups at the same time? I am often asked how I write a sermon or prepare lessons for any number of groups. In this episode of Signposts, I take some time to talk through how I preach, write…
How I Read
Dec 7, 2018 • 22 min
How do you read? What do you choose to read? I am often asked how I choose the books I read, or how I read the books I choose. In this episode of Signposts I give an answer to those questions. I also offer a few tips that I have found helpful as I engage…
What should pastors do if a Christian is afraid of baptism?
Nov 16, 2018 • 7 min
Is immersion the only form for baptism? What is signified in baptism? Because I am a Baptist, I often receive questions about the particulars of baptism and its practice. In this episode of Signposts, I offer my perspective on baptism and the significance…
On 25 Years of Albert Mohler at Southern Seminary
Nov 2, 2018 • 26 min
This year marks the 25th anniversary of R. Albert Mohler Jr.’s service as president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. For many decades, Dr. Mohler has been an influential figure in my life. Through his visionary leadership, he has shaped the…
What should Christians do about our differences on spiritual gifts?
Oct 19, 2018 • 13 min
Are the gifts still active today? Can members within a local church disagree on this issue? I receive questions all the time about spiritual gifts in the church. This is an important topic because the gifts were given to edify and build up the church, but…
Russell Moore & Jonathan Haidt: A Conversation
Sep 21, 2018 • 27 min
In this episode of Signposts, I sit down with one of the leading social psychologists in the United States, Jonathan Haidt. Professor Haidt is an acclaimed author and thought leader. His book, The Righteous Mind, was a New York Times bestseller that…
The Gospel and Social Injustice – Part 2
Sep 12, 2018 • 20 min
Does the gospel have implications for social injustice? Is justice a distraction from the gospel? I have had many people ask me recently about social injustice. As Christians, we are called to live as a gospel people, and in light of recent cultural…
The Gospel and Social Injustice – Part 1
Sep 7, 2018 • 33 min
Does the gospel have implications for social justice? Is social justice a distraction from the gospel? I have had many people ask me recently about the issue of social justice. As Christians, we are called to live as a gospel people, and in light of…
Signposts – Special Episode: A Q&A on The Storm-Tossed Family
Aug 17, 2018 • 32 min
This episode of Signposts features a recent conversation I had with my colleague, Brent Leatherwood, about my new book, The Storm-Tossed Family: How the Cross Reshapes the Home. I wanted to highlight this conversation to offer a preview of the book ahead…
Will Complementarianism Survive After the #MeToo Movement?
Aug 3, 2018 • 24 min
What does the Bible say about the gifts and callings of men and women? Does complementarianism have a viable future? I have had many people ask me over the last several months about the future of complementarianism. In recent months, our society has faced…
Russell Moore & Marilynne Robinson: A Conversation
Jul 20, 2018 • 37 min
In this episode of Signposts, I sit down with one of my favorite writers, Marilynne Robinson. Professor Robinson is an accomplished novelist and essayist. She earned a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2005, and her work is celebrated both by readers and…
My Worst Parenting Mistake
Jul 6, 2018 • 28 min
Why is parenting so difficult? What should I do if I’ve made mistake? Every parent faces challenges. Some are common, while others are unique. But one thing is certain, you wont always succeed. In this episode of Signposts, I talk about the worst mistake…
Russell Moore and Michael Card: A Conversation
Jun 15, 2018 • 23 min
In this episode of Signposts, I sit down with my friend Michael Card for a conversation on the subject of fatherhood. Michael is an accomplished musician and songwriter, as well as a very competent theologian. Over the years I’ve learned a great deal from…
Should you worry about sex robots?
Jun 1, 2018 • 28 min
Will there really be sex robots? How will A.I. affect our understanding of human sexuality? A.I. and other emerging technologies are rapidly creating new opportunities and challenges in many areas of our lives. One of the most important questions raised…
What About The Enneagram?
May 18, 2018 • 23 min
What is the Enneagram? Should Christians use or even care about it? I am asked about the Enneagram, and other types of personal assessments, all the time. I know that some of my listeners are skeptical of it, while others are real advocates. In this…
How should I prepare for a midlife crisis?
May 4, 2018 • 30 min
Will I face a midlife crisis? Is there any way to prepare for it? You will probably endure a midlife crisis, and it will most likely hit you harder than you expect. The good news is, there are things you can do to prepare. In this episode of Signposts, I…
What does it mean to be “pro-life”?
Apr 20, 2018 • 32 min
Is pro-life more than pro-birth? Why isn’t the pro-life movement committed to the whole person? These are common questions aimed at the pro-life movement. In fact, one of the most frequent criticisms of the pro-life movement is that those who hold such…
Should We Give Up On Evangelicalism?
Apr 6, 2018 • 27 min
Should we stop calling ourselves “evangelicals”? Should we just give up on “evangelicalism”? I am asked these questions all the time, usually by Christians who are concerned that these labels no longer accurately define or describe who they are and what…
Introducing My Updated Podcast
Mar 16, 2018 • 7 min
I’m excited to announce that my podcast, Signposts, will soon be returning in a fresh new format that I hope you’ll enjoy. I’ll continue to deal with questions ranging from theology to ethics to culture and much more. I’ll also be inviting guests from all…
How I Write
Jul 7, 2017 • 12 min
In this episode of Signposts, I talk about my approach to writing. From keeping track of ideas, to writing books and articles, this podcast offers you a look at the whole process. You can find the full transcript and links to subscribe below. Transcript…
What Should You Say at an Unbeliever’s Funeral?
Jun 30, 2017 • 14 min
In this episode of Signposts, I talk about what to say at the funeral of an unbeliever. You can find the full transcript and links to subscribe below. What Should You Say at an Unbeliever’s Funeral? — Transcript The other day I had someone ask me about a…
Signposts: Why is church attendance declining? A conversation with Skye Jethani
Jun 23, 2017 • 18 min
In this episode of Signposts, I sat down with Skye Jethani to talk about why church attendance is declining. From a conversation that began on Twitter, we explore changes in culture, supply and demand, and the state of the local church. Listen below, and…
Signposts: Senator Ben Sasse and Russell Moore talk about how perpetual adolescence hurts the church
Jun 1, 2017 • 22 min
In this episode of Signposts I sit down with Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska. We talk how perpetual adolescence hurts the church and about his new book, The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-of-Age Crisis–and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance.…
Signposts: Should You Make Your Children Go to Church?
May 26, 2017 • 11 min
I often get asked this question from parents: Should we require our child to come to church with our family? Sometimes the child even dreads or dislikes going to church. What if we suspect that our child is going through difficult things while at church?…
Signposts: How to Deal with a Family Member’s Racist Comments
May 19, 2017 • 13 min
When someone you love or are close to vocalizes a racist sentiment, what’s the best way to respond? In this episode of Signposts I consider how we can confront racial prejudice in our families in a gospel-centered way. Listen below, and subscribe to…
Signposts: A conversation with Andy Crouch about family and technology
May 12, 2017 • 28 min
How do I navigate technology with my kids? In this episode of Signposts I talk with author and speaker Andy Crouch about families and the use of technology. We also talk about his new book, The Tech-Wise Family: Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in…
Signposts: Why I’m Not a Pacifist (But I Don’t Hate Those Who Are)
May 5, 2017 • 18 min
In this episode of Signposts I talk about why I am not a pacifist and what I have learned from that tradition. Listen below, and subscribe to Signposts to get new episodes when they publish.
Signposts: Why Sola Scriptura Matters
Apr 28, 2017 • 25 min
This year marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. Central to the Reformation’s theology was the idea of sola Scriptura, meaning “The Bible alone.” What does sola Scriptura mean practically for the Christian life? Is it a workable…
Signposts: How Can You Know If You’re Under God’s Discipline?
Apr 21, 2017 • 22 min
How can you know if you’re under the discipline of God? Recently I was asked this question by someone who was concerned that her recent struggles with sin were causing her health problems. Like many others, she worried that God was punishing her. In this…
Signposts: “Is Penal Substitutionary Atonement Immoral?”
Apr 14, 2017 • 23 min
For thousands of years, Christians have taught that on Good Friday, Jesus bore the wrath of God for our sins. But is this an immoral belief? Can we worship a God who would pour out wrath on His Son? In this episode of Signposts I consider the doctrine of…
Signposts: A Conversation with Jen Wilkin
Mar 24, 2017 • 20 min
In this episode of Signposts I talk with author and speaker Jen Wilkin about the local church, men and women in ministry, and how to build a strong culture of teaching for women in the church. Listen below, and subscribe to Signposts to get new episodes…
Signposts: A Conversation With Rod Dreher
Mar 10, 2017 • 19 min
How should Christians respond to cultural transformations, many of which actively threaten the beliefs and practices of the church? Journalist Rod Dreher offers a provocative answer in his new book “The Benedict Option,” which encourages believers and…
Signposts: How Should Teens and Parents Address Sexual Sin?
Mar 3, 2017 • 17 min
How should a teenager who has sinned sexually respond in repentance? How should parents of struggling teens address sexual sin? In this episode of Signposts, I talk to both child and parents about what walking in light of the gospel means for addressing…
Signposts: What Human Dignity Means For the Church
Feb 3, 2017 • 22 min
This special episode of Signposts features a portion of my sermon at our 2017 Evangelicals For Life gathering in Washington, D.C. You can listen to the full message at the Evangelicals For Life page here. Be sure to subscribe to Signposts below to receive…
Signposts: Should Christians Make New Year’s Resolutions?
Dec 30, 2016 • 6 min
What should Christians think of New Year’s resolutions? Are they a helpful way to make changes, or are they a legalistic threat? In this episode I talk about how resolutions can benefit us in helping us form godly habits, and why this doesn’t need to be a…
Signposts: Is There a “War” on Christmas?
Dec 16, 2016 • 7 min
Should Christians take offense when the signs say “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas”? If not, how can Christians cope with a rapidly secularizing public square? In this episode of Signposts I talk about what is and what is not evidence of a…
Signposts: Shepherding New Believers Who Cause Controversy in the Church
Dec 9, 2016 • 14 min
In this episode of Signposts I respond to an email from a listener, who is facing a volatile situation at her church between a new believer and an older member. How should churches gently shepherd new believers who may bring in “baggage” to the church,…
Signposts: Should Your Family Play Video Games?
Dec 2, 2016 • 12 min
In this episode of Signposts I respond to a listener’s question about video games, and what parents should remember as they make decisions about this. Listen below, and subscribe to Signposts to get new episodes when they publish.
Signposts: A Conversation With Rosaria Butterfield
Nov 25, 2016 • 41 min
In this special episode of Signposts I sit down with professor and author Rosaria Butterfield to talk about her conversion to Christ, her previous life in the LGBT community, and what Christians need to remember when reaching out to the world around them.…
Signposts: A Conversation With Andrew Peterson
Nov 18, 2016 • 18 min
In this special episode of Signposts, I sit down with award winning musician and author Andrew Peterson to talk about creativity, marriage, the gospel, and more. Listen below, and use the links to subscribe to Signposts and receive new episodes when they…
Signposts: How Should Christians Respond to the New President?
Nov 9, 2016 • 7 min
In this special episode of Signposts, I discuss how Christians should respond to the election results and to President-elect Donald Trump. Listen to the episode below, and subscribe to Signposts to get new episodes automatically when they publish.…
Signposts: What I Learned From Congressman Gene Taylor
Nov 4, 2016 • 15 min
On this episode of Signposts I reflect on life lessons I learned from serving Congressman Gene Taylor, and how a politician modeled integrity and conscience for me that made a lasting impact. Listen below, and subscribe to Signposts to receive new…
Signposts: How Should Christians Handle Disagreement Over Halloween?
Oct 28, 2016 • 13 min
In this episode I respond to a question about Halloween and the local church, and how Christians can handle disagreements in a way that glorifies Christ and preserves fellowship. Listen below, and use the links to subscribe to Signposts to get new…
Signposts: How to Talk to Children About Their Adoption Story
Oct 21, 2016 • 12 min
In this episode of Signposts I reflect on how parents can talk to their adopted children about their story, and what adoption stories should teach us about our own adoption into the family of Christ. Listen below, and subscribe to get new episodes of…
Signposts: How Churches Can Minister to the Divorced
Oct 14, 2016 • 15 min
In this episode of Signposts I discuss what the responsibility of the local church is toward members who have experienced divorce, and what the gospel means for how we bear each other’s burdens through this. Listen below and subscribe to Signposts to get…
Signposts: Why I’m a Baptist
Oct 7, 2016 • 16 min
In this episode of Signposts, I reflect on what being a Baptist has meant for my Christian life, and why I am still one today. Listen using the links at the bottom of this page, read the transcript below, and subscribe to Signposts to get new episodes…
Signposts: How Christians Should Handle Shame
Sep 30, 2016 • 18 min
Every Christian has had to wrestle at some point with guilt. Even for those who believe, theologically, that they are forgiven in Christ, the struggle to feel forgiven can be agonizing. How should believers in the gospel of justification handle their…
Signposts: My Favorite Podcasts
Sep 23, 2016 • 15 min
I’m often asked about which podcasts I listen to. With all the time I spend traveling, I listen to quite a few podcasts, and there are a few in particular that are especially helpful to me in keeping up with what’s being talked about in broader culture.…
Signposts: How to Talk About Evil With Your Children
Sep 16, 2016 • 13 min
As parents, some of the most difficult conversations we can have with children is about evil. It can often be challenging to know how to explain the reality of evil to children in a gospel-centered way. In this episode of Signposts I reflect on why it’s…
Signposts: How Should You Handle Disagreement With Church Leadership?
Sep 9, 2016 • 13 min
The odds are that, sooner or later, you will find yourself disagreeing with the leadership of your local church. The issue may seem small or it may seem very significant; you may be a lay member, or you may be on staff. Regardless of the circumstances,…
Signposts: Reflections On My Conversation With Andy Stanley
Sep 2, 2016 • 22 min
At our recent ERLC national conference, I had the opportunity to sit down with pastor Andy Stanley. Andy and I have a lot of significant disagreements about ministry, but our conversation was fascinating and helped me and everyone at the conference think…
Signposts: How to Be Free From Fear
Aug 26, 2016 • 10 min
How does the gospel address our deepest fears? How can we be confident, while facing an uncertain future? In this episode of Signposts, I offer some thoughts from Scripture on why the gospel disarms our fear, and allows us to walk confidently toward the…
Signposts: Why Christians Must Keep Christianity Strange
Aug 19, 2016 • 8 min
Christianity isn’t normal anymore, and that’s good news. The Book of Acts, like the Gospels before it, shows us that the Christianity thrives when it is, as Kierkegaard put it, a sign of contradiction. Only a strange gospel can differentiate itself from…
Signposts: How to Engage the Culture as the Church
Aug 12, 2016 • 10 min
The illusion of being a Christian majority in this country has not been good for our understanding of what it means to be the people of God. As we enter the public arena, we don’t come with a Christless form of religion that is satisfied with mere…
Signposts: How to Be Changed by the Word of God
Aug 5, 2016 • 9 min
Each and every one of us is tempted to shelter ourselves from the prophetic edge of Scripture. We don’t want to hear that we’re wrong, and we don’t want to hear the diagnosis of our sinfulness. But we need to understand the way our own hearts often seek…
Signposts: Why I Prefer Books to E-Readers
Jul 15, 2016 • 13 min
Recently I read that sales of e-readers like the Kindle had slowed, and that sales of physical books had risen. This made sense to me, since over the past couple of years I’ve realized that I almost totally prefer bound books to digital versions. In this…
Signposts: How to Plan Now to End Your Ministry Well
Jul 8, 2016 • 12 min
Recently I was asked by a younger man, “How can I make sure to end my ministry well?” In my own life I’ve seen many ministers end their service poorly, not only through moral failure but also through anger, bitterness, and disillusionment. In this episode…
Signposts: Should Christians Boycott?
Jun 24, 2016 • 18 min
One question I am asked frequently is, “Should Christians boycott?” Over the past few years there have been several calls within evangelical communities for boycotts of corporations like Starbucks and Target. Is this kind of activism effective and wise?…
Signposts: What Fathers Need to Tell Their Children
Jun 17, 2016 • 14 min
One of the most important things that we as Christians can know is what fathers need to say to their children. The Scriptures give us wisdom on this, and help us to see what it is that every human yearns to hear from their earthly, and heavenly, father.…
Signposts: How Can You Help a Friend Struggling With Sexual Immorality?
Jun 10, 2016 • 15 min
Not long ago I received an email from a new Christian. This person wanted to know how she could help a friend realize that her lifestyle was sinful and destructive, without being too harsh, judgmental, or overbearing. This is a question that all…
Signposts: How Should You Talk to Your Children About Transgender Issues?
Jun 3, 2016 • 13 min
With the Department of Education’s recent decree on transgender restrooms and public schools, many families are wondering how they are going to help their children navigate through these questions. In this episode of Signposts I discuss what Christian…
Signposts: What If Your Kids’ Sports Teams Interfere With the Church Schedule?
May 27, 2016 • 9 min
Summer means vacation, cook outs, and late nights. For many families, it also means an often intense schedule of summer sports leagues. These activities can be rewarding and helpful, but what about when they collide with other priorities–like church…
Signposts: What We Miss in Our Sexual Purity Teaching
May 20, 2016 • 13 min
Christians talk a lot about sexual purity. In many ways, I think the discussion amongst evangelicals is better than it has been in years past. But what are the “blind spots” of our teaching on purity, how do we bring the conversation back to the gospel?…
Signposts: How Can You Guard Yourself Against Moral Failure?
May 6, 2016 • 12 min
In the past few years, many of us have watched as well-known, respected ministers have fallen morally. This can lead us to ask: If these men didn’t resist temptation, how can I? In this episode of Signposts I talk about why it matters to think…
Signposts: How I Do My Personal Devotions
Apr 29, 2016 • 13 min
A daily personal devotion time is something that most Christians would say is vital to their walk with Christ. But often it’s a spiritual discipline wrapped in frustration and confusion. In this episode of Signposts I talk about my own personal methods…
Signposts: How Should You Build an Adoption Culture In Your Church?
Apr 22, 2016 • 13 min
One question I get asked frequently is, “How can our local church promote adoption and orphan care?” The reality is that the answer to this question will look different from congregation to congregation. But regardless, there are a handful of principles…
Signposts: How to Know If You’re Called to Ministry
Apr 15, 2016 • 11 min
One question I get frequently is, “How can I know that I’m called to ministry?” Years ago I grappled with this very question, and it’s one that’s important for the life of the church. In this episode of Signposts I reflect on the lessons I’ve learned in…
Signposts: The Church’s Mission to Special Needs Children
Apr 8, 2016 • 15 min
Many churches have families with special needs children. Even as these congregations want to help and bless these families, there is often confusion about the best way to do that. In this episode of Signposts I consider what the church’s attitude towards…
Signposts: What I Learned About Ministry At My Ordination
Apr 1, 2016 • 9 min
Recently I was thinking back to my ordination for ministry. In the years since, I’ve realized that my ordination and early ministry years were formative for me in ways I couldn’t imagine at the time. In this episode of Signposts I reflect on the lessons I…
Signposts: What Can Fighting Superheroes Teach the Church?
Mar 28, 2016 • 10 min
From the blockbuster release Batman vs Superman, to the upcoming Captain America movie, it seems that a lot of our favorite superheroes are fighting each other. This can make for an exciting film, but I actually think this motif has something profound to…
Signposts: What “The Man In the High Castle” Can Teach Us About the Past
Mar 18, 2016 • 14 min
The Man in the High Castle is a science fiction tale that presents us with a startling question: What would the world be like if Nazi Germany had won World War II? The story by Philip K. Dick, and its recent adaptation into a popular TV show, is an…
Signposts: Why I Learned More From Sunday School Than Seminary
Mar 11, 2016 • 9 min
I would never want to choose between the time I spent in Sunday School and my time at seminary. But if I had to choose, I know which one I’d pick. In this episode of Signposts I reflect on the lessons I’ve learned from both Sunday School and seminary, and…
Signposts: What Christians Should Look For in a Political Candidate
Mar 4, 2016 • 11 min
In election seasons like the one we’re in right now, many Christians wonder what exactly makes a candidate worthy–or unworthy–of their vote. When the political climate gets as crazy as it is right now, this can be an especially urgent question. In this…
Signposts: How Our Home Does Family Devotions
Feb 26, 2016 • 15 min
I’ve often been asked for guidance on how families can have group devotions. This can be challenging, especially as families with children can be pulled in many directions throughout the day. In this episode of Signposts I talk about what the Moore family…
Signposts: “Too Dumb to Fail: A Conversation with Matt K. Lewis On Election 2016”
Feb 19, 2016 • 15 min
The 2016 presidential election cycle has been a bizarre and at times infuriating spectacle. Particularly for conservatives, it feels like this election has featured at least as much of the vulgar showmanship of reality TV as a principled conservative…
Signposts: The Danger of Valentine’s Day
Feb 12, 2016 • 11 min
Here in America, a lot of people think Valentine’s Day is a big deal. So it might be tempting to think that we really love love. But do we? Is there a danger to popular culture’s idea of what love should look like? In this episode of Signposts I think…
Signposts: The Poverty of the Prosperity Gospel
Feb 5, 2016 • 14 min
When TV preachers tell us that they need private jets to communicate with God, what should that tell us about their theology? In this episode of Signposts we consider what’s broken about the prosperity gospel, and why it matters. Listen to the episode…
Signposts: “Star Wars: The Memories Awaken”
Jan 29, 2016 • 15 min
What can the biggest movie of all time teach us about memory, the past, and the gospel? In this episode of Signposts I talk about the reasons we love Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and what that says about us and our mission as Christians. Listen here, and…
Introducing My New Podcast
Jan 15, 2016 • 12 min
Today is the first episode of my new podcast, Signposts. This is a brand new, biweekly podcast that features conversation about the gospel, politics, books, and much more. In this introductory episode, I explain the name “Signposts,” and talk about why…
Questions & Ethics: Should I Get My 12 Year Old a Smartphone?
Oct 16, 2015 • 7 min
Should parents give their preteen and teenage children electronic devices, like smartphones and tablets, that have unrestricted internet access? In this episode I think through the wisdom of not giving our children over to the cyber wilderness.
Questions & Ethics: Should My Church Discipline a Pro-Choice Member?
Oct 8, 2015 • 8 min
A pastor discovers that a member of his church is vocally pro-choice when it comes to abortion. What should the church do? Is there a biblical basis for disciplining such a member? In this podcast I think through what the Bible tells us about this…
Questions & Ethics: What If I Feel Called Away From My Current Ministry?
Oct 2, 2015 • 6 min
Recently I received a letter from a young man who suspects that his ministry calling lies outside his current position as a student pastor. In this episode of “Questions & Ethics” I consider what the Scripture tells us about ministry, desire, and…
Questions & Ethics: Ashley Madison and the Absurdity of Sin
Sep 11, 2015 • 12 min
Why didn’t the clients of the Ashley Madison website think they would be exposed? What is it about sin that makes us think illogically? In this episode of Questions and Ethics I explain what the Bible tells us about the power of our desires.
Questions & Ethics: My Daughter Is Having a Same-Sex Wedding–Now What?
Sep 8, 2015 • 21 min
What should be the response of a Christian parent whose child is having a same-sex wedding? Here’s my explanation of what the Bible teaches about separating from sin and loving sinners.
Questions & Ethics: How Should I Explain Suicide to a Child?
May 15, 2015 • 6 min
Explaining death to a child can be an emotional conversation. Russell Moore discusses how to talk to a child about suicide. Read the full transcript here.
Questions & Ethics: How Should Christians Respond When Animals are Viewed as Children?
May 7, 2015 • 5 min
Questions & Ethics: What if my parents don’t support my interracial marriage?
May 1, 2015 • 5 min
Russell Moore discusses what the Bible says about interracial marriage. Read the full transcript here.
Questions & Ethics: How should Christians think about Bill Cosby?
Feb 5, 2015 • 8 min
Russell Moore discusses Bill Cosby and whether we should continue watching reruns of his show.
Questions & Ethics: How should local church leaders respond to a single woman who had a child through IVF?
Jan 29, 2015 • 8 min
Russell Moore discusses IVF treatment and how the church should respond to women who have had this procedure. Read the full transcript here.
Questions and Ethics: Discussing ‘Selma’ with Actor David Oyelowo
Jan 19, 2015 • 17 min
Dr. Moore interviews David Oyelowo, the actor who plays Martin Luther King, Jr. in the new Oscar-nominated film, Selma.
Questions and Ethics: A Conversation with Erick Erickson on Religious Liberty and the Atlanta Fire Chief
Jan 14, 2015 • 19 min
Russell Moore discusses religious liberty and the firing of the Atlanta Fire Chief with Erick Erickson. Read the full transcript here.
Questions and Ethics: Christmas and the Culture
Dec 23, 2014 • 10 min
Russell Moore discusses the phrase “Happy Holiday” and how Christians should respond. Read the full transcript here. Music is performed by Andrea Thomas. You can download her album A Christmas to Remember here.
Questions & Ethics: A follow up on the Serial Podcast series
Dec 18, 2014 • 20 min
Russell Moore, Dan Darling, Mike Cosper, and Joe Carter discuss the finale of the Serial podcast and how the series affects our views of America’s criminal justice system.
Should Christians listen to the Serial podcast?
Dec 16, 2014 • 12 min
Russell Moore and Dan Darling discuss the ethics of the Serial podcast and whether Christians should listen to it or not. Read the full transcript here.
Questions & Ethics: How should I handle family tensions during the holidays?
Dec 12, 2014 • 16 min
Russell Moore discusses how to handle family tensions during the holidays. Read the full transcript here. Music is performed by Andrea Thomas. You can download her album A Christmas to Remember here.
Eric Garner and the Call for Justice
Dec 3, 2014 • 8 min
We recorded a special edition of Questions and Ethics with Dr. Moore, addressing the Eric Garner case. You can listen below or read this transcript.
Questions & Ethics: Live from National Conference 2014
Dec 3, 2014 • 35 min
Audio from the Live Q&E Event with Russell Moore, at the ERLC 2014 National Conference.
Questions and Ethics: Should my son participate in a high school band raffle?
Nov 13, 2014 • 9 min
A concerned father asks if his son should participate in his high school’s band raffle. “I don’t see,” he says, “how this is any different than gambling or a lottery, and how should I as a Christian respond to forms of gambling like this that are for a…