When Fear Reigns

When Fear Reigns

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Dr. John Parlow and Pastor Ben Workentine answer your questions and take a deep dive in how to live your Christian faith in a secular world.


Affirmation vs Acceptance
Aug 10 • 22 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben examine how you as a Christ follower can show someone acceptance but not affirmation for choices that are contrary to your beliefs.Greg Koukl Tactics…
Good God, Bad God
Jul 27 • 23 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben break down the perceived differences of God as described in the Old and New…
Coronavirus Reflections
Jul 13 • 12 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben reflect on what they have taken away from the COVID-19 pandemic.Subscribe, rate, comment, and share!Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.comLike us on Facebook:…
Should Christians Protest?
Jun 29 • 26 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben provide insight in how Christians should join the discussion of social issues.Hearts and Hands Podcast featuring guest Anthony Catalano: https://www.welscreatives.com/podcast Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! Email us your…
God And Pandemic
Jun 15 • 23 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben return to the topics surrounding COVID-19, this time focussing on how to handle tragedy.Subscribe, like, comment, and share!When Fear Reigns can be found on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcast, Spotify, and StitcherEmail us at:…
Is Heaven For Real?
Jun 1 • 21 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben aim to provide clarity on the afterlife.References from the episode:Online Bible Class: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLm7fU7kTBRzgI6wv2HXvXHZTVu6njp13OFAQ video series:…
Is The ‘Christian Right’ Right?
May 18 • 38 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben examine political discussion through a Christian lens.Subscribe, like, comment, and share!When Fear Reigns can be found on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcast, Spotify, and StitcherEmail us at: info@WhenFearReigns.comLike us on…
Post-COVID Church
May 4 • 34 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben look ahead and try to forecast the effects that the global COVID-19 pandemic will have on Christianity and how the church may look differently as a result. Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! Email us your questions that you’d…
Kingdom Of Isolation
Apr 20 • 31 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben stop to reflect about the unprecedented COVID-19 related self-quarantines that we are suddenly facing and how that affects us as Jesus followers. Subscribe, rate, comment, and share!Email us your questions that you’d like us to…
Easter Sunday Message (4/12/20)
Apr 12 • 22 min
Dr. John Parlow delivers a special Easter message
Christian Mingle
Apr 6 • 15 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben talk about the struggles someone who is single might encounter in an often family-focussed church, and how leadership can better minister to them.Subscribe, rate, comment, and share!Email us your questions that you’d like us to…
Palm Sunday Message (4/5/20)
Apr 5 • 20 min
Pastor Ben Workentine delivers the message “Loss Inevitable: Victory Guaranteed” from the Palm Sunday Service on 4/5/20
Men Of His Word Conference Part 3
Mar 30 • 18 min
Pastor Ben is joined by many of the speakers of the Men Of His Word Conference in Oshkosh, WI (February 8, 2020). Part 3 of 3Karen Fischer https://christianfamilysolutions.org/about/provider-staff/karen-fischer/David Olson…
God Has A Plan For You (To Eat Oatmeal)
Mar 23 • 22 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben discuss the steps how to make major decisions as a Jesus follower.Subscribe, rate, comment, and share!Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.comLike us on Facebook:…
Men Of His Word Conference Part 2
Mar 16 • 22 min
Pastor Ben is joined by many of the speakers of the Men Of His Word Conference in Oshkosh, WI (February 8, 2020). Part 2 of 3Ben Enstad http://stjohnvalmy.comAdam Zimpelmann & Brett Naumann http://gshep.nethttps://trinitykiel.comMark Parsons…
Look Into The Crystal Ball…
Mar 9 • 23 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben examine biblical prophecy and then contrast it to “prophets” from outside the church.Subscribe, rate, comment, and share!Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.comLike us on Facebook:…
Men Of His Word Conference Part 1
Mar 2 • 21 min
Pastor Ben is joined by many of the speakers of the Men Of His Word Conference in Oshkosh, WI (February 8, 2020). Part 1 of 3Mike Novotnyhttps://timeofgrace.orghttps://www.amazon.com/Words-That-Will-Change-Your/dp/0764235281Dr Bruce…
Really? Jesus Never Claimed To Be God?
Feb 24 • 23 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben debunk the theories that Jesus didn’t consider himself to be God.Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.comLike us on Facebook:…
God’s 23 And Me
Feb 10 • 26 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben explore the difficult concepts of God existence in relationship to the creation of the universe.Episode 23 as mentioned in today’s…
Top 10 Toughest Sayings In The Bible Part 2
Jan 27 • 24 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben review 5 challenging lessons from Jesus. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WhenFearReigns/ |…
Top 10 Toughest Sayings In The Bible Part 1
Jan 13 • 39 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben analyze 5 challenging lessons from the apostle Paul. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on Facebook:…
Don’t Make That Resolution!
Dec 30, 2019 • 20 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben break down what makes a good new year’s resolution to help improve your Christian life.. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on…
Christmas Myths
Dec 16, 2019 • 27 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben run through the common myths and misconceptions surrounding Christmas. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on Facebook:…
In Case Of Rapture, This Podcast Is Over
Dec 2, 2019 • 23 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben break down some key phrases and terminology regarding the “end times” that are often misinterpreted or misused. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about:…
The Catholic Connection
Nov 18, 2019 • 36 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben reflect on the teachings of Catholicism and how they differ from Lutheranism. | Watch Dr. Parlow’s sermon on Catholicism at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nfB-fJwATs | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your…
Christians and the Online Flesh (featuring Pastor Mike Novotny)
Nov 4, 2019 • 43 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben are joined by Pastor Mike Novotny as they discuss porn addiction in the 21st century. Resources mentioned in the episode: https://www.conquerorsthroughchrist.net / “From Dirty to Dancing: God’s Grace for Those Struggling With…
Bonus Episode: Halloween Horrors
Oct 30, 2019 • 29 min
Dr. Parlow and producer Anthony Catalano talk about the history and customs of Halloween and how a Christian should approach the holiday. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about:…
6 Days? Really? Part Two
Oct 21, 2019 • 17 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben break down God’s creation of the world as found in the book of Genesis. Part two of two. Resources mentioned in the episode: John Lenox presenting on “The Word of God in Creation”…
6 Days? Really? Part One
Oct 7, 2019 • 25 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben break down God’s creation of the world as found in the book of Genesis. Part one of two. Resources mentioned in the episode: John Lenox presenting on “The Word of God in Creation”…
Christians are Curious
Sep 23, 2019 • 24 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben discuss the relationship of science and religion. Resources mentioned in the episode: http://www.lutheranscience.org / https://answersingenesis.org/ / https://www.discovery.org/p/meyer/ / “Cold Case Christianity” by Wallace |…
Christians Are In Process
Sep 9, 2019 • 22 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben analyze the concepts of hypocrisy within Christianity. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on Facebook:…
Christians are Part of the Whole
Aug 26, 2019 • 34 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben discuss being a Christian in the modern era of “DIY faith.” | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on Facebook:…
Interview With Mark Braun
Aug 12, 2019 • 37 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben interview Dr. Mark Braun - professor at Wisconsin Lutheran College - and they discuss the religious groups of Jesus’ time. | Order Dr. Braun’s book: https://online.nph.net/time-between-the-testaments.html | Subscribe, rate,…
What Makes A Christian?
Jul 29, 2019 • 19 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben attempt to define “Christianity” and identify what makes someone a true Christian. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about: info@WhenFearReigns.com | Like us on Facebook:…
Bigfoot, Aliens, & Ghosts - Oh My!
Jul 15, 2019 • 36 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben are joined by show co-producer Anthony Catalano, who asks for the Christian perspective on a variety of unusual subjects involving the paranormal. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like…
The Question of Destiny
Jul 1, 2019 • 30 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben analyze what the bible teaches about the afterlife, and their interpretations and expectations of what comes next. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about:…
The Question of Morality
Jun 17, 2019 • 31 min
Dr Parlow and Pastor Ben analyze the moral standards in which a Christian should follow, and how to discuss your morals with someone who has different views. | Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! | Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk…
The Question of Value
Jun 3, 2019 • 22 min
Dr. Parlow and Pastor Ben analyze the questions surrounding one’s meaning and value in life. They also discuss the importance of valuing the others around you. Subscribe, rate, comment, and share! Email us your questions that you’d like us to talk about:…
The Question of Origin
May 20, 2019 • 26 min
We examine the fundamental human question of “where did we come from?”
Evil & Suffering
May 6, 2019 • 26 min
We take a look at the effect of evil: suffering.
Resurrection
Apr 22, 2019 • 32 min
We examine the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the impact it has made on the world.
Is the Bible Believable?
Apr 15, 2019 • 35 min
Is the Bible believable?
Is Christianity Really True?
Apr 15, 2019 • 39 min
How can I be sure that the Christian faith is the right faith and the others are wrong?
Introduction
Apr 15, 2019 • 13 min
We take a look at what you can expect from our time together and what to expect in future episodes.