The Reconnect 3-2-17 | Meet a Presidential impersonator | Interview with Lauren Green of FOX News
March 2, 2017
Today is our last day broadcasting live from NRB Convention in Orlando. John Morgan is known as “The Definitive President George W. Bush Impersonator.” He’s our guest today, so we ask him! FOX News religion correspondent Lauren Green knows what it is like to live life on a literal stage. We have the chance to talk […]
Things are ugly. Pray for your lawmakers.
We know politics is ugly in this country right now. But things are probably worse than you imagined. On Wednesday, Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ), who has served in Congress for 37 years, and shared with The Reconnect how ugly things have gotten: “One man has called 133 times. There have threats been made against my […]
The Reconnect 3-1-17 | Rep. Chris Smith on Trump Speech and Congressional Agenda
Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) has served in Congress for 19 years. He was in the House Chamber for President Trump’s first address to Congress and joins us to discuss the speech and upcoming agenda for the nation. We look at important topics such as religious liberty on both the international and national level as well […]
Policy primer: Caring about children on Capitol Hill
March 1, 2017
By Chelsea Patterson Child welfare policy is hugely important, because it involves crafting legislation that seeks to protect our next generation, particularly the most vulnerable of our societies. However it’s not a policy area that tends to get much attention. The reason isn’t because people don’t care, but simply because it’s not the top priority […]
The Reconnect 2-28-17 | Preparing for Lent | Pastor Tony Evans on life “detours”
February 28, 2017
We are broadcasting live from NRB Conference in Orlando, FL this week. If you are in the area, please come visit us. We would love to see you. Ash Wednesday is tomorrow, and we look at preparing for the season of Lent. Then, our guest today is Dr. Tony Evans, pastor, author and teacher. We can’t […]
What’s it like to live as a refugee in America today?
There is a lot in the news right now about our refugee and immigration policy. We want to remember that at the end of the day, we we are really talking about people not just issues. So we caught up with a friend of The Reconnect, Suud. Before coming to the US as a refugee, […]
Must Read Monday: Truth is back in style
Trump lashes out at New York Times ad set to air on the Oscars tonight– Adweek After years of swimming in postmodern relativism, truth is back in style. The New York Times released a new ad during Sunday night’s Oscars called “The truth is hard.” The culture keeps handing us opportunities to talk about what […]
The Reconnect 2-27-17 | June Hunt on conflict resolution | Steve Arterburn
June Hunt founded Hope for the Heart in 1986 and a is well-known Bible teacher, author and counselor. She joins us to talk about one thing we all need to do well, but many of us avoid: conflict resolution. In our second half, Steve Arterburn shares with us about his latest book: Take Your Life Back: […]
The Reconnect 2-23-17 | Hit the headlines | What is next for the Democratic Party?
February 23, 2017
Young protesters in Anaheim, California are shutting down the city. Trump withdraws the Obama Administration’s education transgender policy. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos calls protecting trans students “moral obligation.” What does that mean? Then, we look at the upcoming election for Chair of the Democratic National Committee. To help us work through what this means and […]
Spotlight Interview with Senate Chaplain Barry Black: “God has people of faith all over the nation and the world”
He was Rear Admiral Barry C. Black until he became the 62nd Chaplain of the United States Senate. That’s an office that was first established in 1789. Prior to coming to Capitol Hill, Chaplain Black served in the US Navy for more than 27 years. Ending his distinguished career as the chief of Navy chaplains. […]