Playlist:

Message 6, Questions and Answers:

Sinclair Ferguson, Nathan Clark George, Andrew Peterson, and R.C. Sproul Jr. answer a variety of questions dealing with the responses of evangelical churches and colleges to the arts of drama and literature; how to distinguish between good art and bad art; how parents discuss the dangers of a worldly culture without quenching their child’s wonder, and how we understand God’s immutability.

Questions:

  1. In relation to Jesus growing in wisdom and stature, how do we understand the immutability of God’s nature? (00:01)
  2. Why is there is a discomfort—even a fear—of art, drama, and literature among many evangelical churches, colleges, and communities? (07:50)
  3. How can we distinguish between good art and bad art? (15:29)
  4. Can we look to secular art to find goodness, beauty, and truth? (25:10)
  5. How can parents make their children aware of the dangers of a worldly culture without quenching their wonder? (30:57)
  6. If a Christian is invited to a gay marriage, should they go? (38:51)
  7. Should a Reformed Christian leave an Arminian church? (39:53)
  8. Andrew Peterson, in your books, why did you make the younger son the king and the older son his protector? (44:52)
  9. What is the current status of the devil? Is he the strong man who is bound, or is he roaming the earth? (46:53)

Note: Answers given reflect the views of the individual speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Dr. R.C. Sproul and Ligonier Ministries. Here is our Statement of Faith.