The Reconnect 5-16-16
May 16, 2016
Anti-Semitism is not just something of the past. As Christians, let’s be intentionally aware of headlines around the world. So today, we spoke with Robert Nicholson of the Philos Project on anti-Semitism and why we should care.
The Reconnect 5-13-16
May 13, 2016
Free for All Friday! Talking about the Obama Administration’s new transgender policy for schools and what that means for parents and students. Also, Sunday is Pentacost- and the first International Day for the Unreached. There are 2 billion people who have not yet heard about the Gospel. We talk with Andrew Scott of Operation Mobilization […]
The Reconnect 5-12-16
May 12, 2016
Graduation season is upon us. As we send students off into the world or next stage of life, let’s stop and ask the question: How well are we preparing young adults to enter a culture that is growing increasingly more hostile toward a Christian worldview? Andrew Smith of the Geneva School, a classical Christian school in […]
The Reconnect 5-11-16 | Tom Lambrecht – Good News Magazine Interview
May 11, 2016
Many of the mainline denominations in America have moved away from upholding the Bible and toward embracing a liberal social agenda. The United Methodist Church General Conference starts today, and some groups are taking this opportunity to push the UMC– a denomination with 12.5 million members, 7 million of which are in the US– to affirm the LGBTQ […]
While You Were Sleeping…
Almost five years ago, I wrote this column urging Bible-believing Christians to wake up to the reality of living as exiles within one of America’s largest mainline denominations, the Presbyterian Church (USA). Today, the call is culture wide. As Christians, we need to be awake to the reality of the culture we are living in — […]
The Reconnect 5-10-16 | Gender Neutral Bathrooms Debate
May 10, 2016
The “gender neutral bathrooms debate” has shined a light on the clash of worldviews in America. But this is about much more than bathrooms. We discuss the reality of living “in exile” as Christians, and what that looks like in modern day America.
The Reconnect 5-9-16
May 9, 2016
ISLAM 101. Carmen interviews Mateen Elass who grew up in a Syrian Muslim home in Saudi Arabia and now, as a Christian, sees his experience on both sides of the Christian-Muslim divide as providing a unique opportunity to create bridges of understanding. Mateen is currently on staff with Voice of the Truth, a ministry seeking to […]
The Reconnect 5-6-16
May 6, 2016
It’s a very special Mother’s Day Edition of Free for Fall Friday, including the chance to give shout-outs to the wonderful moms in our lives. Carmen also continued the conversation from yesterday about Donald Trump as the Republican nominee and callers’ thoughts on voting (or not) for him.
The Reconnect 5-5-16 | Donald Trump Republican Nomination
May 5, 2016
It’s Donald Trump for Republicans, what now? Many Christians are unhappy with the choices for the presidential election. Now is a good time to talk about how, as Christians, how should we engage in politics? Our guest Bruce Ashford reminds us if Jesus is the God of our hearts, then He will radiate out of us- and into all aspects […]
It’s Trump, Now What?
Senator Ted Cruz has suspended his presidential campaign following Indiana’s primary on Tuesday. That means, for Republicans, it’s Donald Trump- now what? (Updated with audio below) Thursday on The Reconnect, we welcome Bruce Ashford, Professor of Theology & Culture at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and author of two books: Author of Every Square Inch and One Nation Under God. […]