Welcome to episode 8 of the Knight and Rose podcast! In this episode, we talk about a variety of topics related to policy with the goal of helping Christians to understand why they should care about politics . If you like this episode, please subscribe to the podcast, and subscribe to our Youtube channel. We would appreciate it if you left us a 5-star review on Apple iTunes / Apple Podcasts.
Christian apologists Wintery Knight and Desert Rose discuss apologetics, policy, culture, relationships, and more. Each episode equips you with evidence you can use to boldly engage anyone, anywhere. We train our listeners to become Christian secret agents. Action and adventure guaranteed. 30-45 minutes per episode. New episode every week.
Episode 8 Summary:
Wintery Knight and Desert Rose discuss how policies affect how Christians live. We compared free market economies and government monopoly economies. We discussed policies that affect fatherlessness. We discussed how health care, education and energy policy affect Christians. We compared government-run welfare spending vs private voluntary charity. We discussed how to evaluate political candidates. We discussed legislation pushed by the Biden administration that affects Christians and Christian priorities.
Wintery Knight is a black legal immigrant. He is a senior software engineer by day, and an amateur Christian apologist by night. He has been blogging at winteryknight.com since January of 2009, covering news, policy and Christian worldview issues.
Desert Rose did her undergraduate degree in public policy, and then worked for a conservative Washington lobbyist organization. She also has a graduate degree from a prestigious evangelical seminary. She is active in Christian apologetics as a speaker, author, and teacher.
Toronto Pastor Sentenced to Life in Prison in Atheist North Korea by Wintery Knight
Christian Woman Murdered by Atheistic Communist for Distributing Bible by Wintery Knight
In Finland, Christians Face Criminal Charges for Quoting the Bible by Wintery Knight
Free health care? How much does Canada’s universal system cost? by Wintery Knight
How the Presence and Quality of Fathers Affects Belief in God by Wintery Knight
Parents or Prisons by Jennifer Roback Morse (on the link between mothers and developing empathy in children)
Is the Root Cause of Crime Poverty or Fatherlessness? by Wintery Knight (on the policies that cause fatherlessness)
Will Raising the Minimum Wage Cause Job Creators to Lay Off Employees? by Wintery Knight
Thomas Sowell, America’s Most Influential Public Intellectual, Announces Retirement by Wintery Knight (has recommended reading list)
Why Do Intellectuals Oppose Capitalism? by Robert Nozick (explains why so many people from non-STEM backgrounds favor socialism over the free enterprise system)
What are the positions of Joe Biden and Donald Trump on abortion? by Wintery Knight
Biden continues raising gas prices by canceling more oil and gas leases by Wintery Knight
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