The Reconnect 5-4-16
May 4, 2016
We prepare our hearts and minds for The National Day of Prayer tomorrow. Kay Horner joins us to share what God is doing across the country through prayer. Also- we are also giving away 25 copies of the book “Praying with Jesus” so listen to learn how to get a copy.
The Reconnect 5-3-16
May 3, 2016
Faith and foreign policy- how are they related? Secretary of State John Kerry gave a speech not one week ago about why understanding religion is critical to our foreign policy. Why should Christians care about foreign policy and the State Department? Marc LeVicche, managing editor of Providence Magazine, shares: we care because God cares.
The Reconnect 5-2-16
May 2, 2016
There are more than 100k children in U.S. foster care who are eligible for adoption. According to our guest, Staci Thomas of Chosen Care: if one family in one of every three churches in the US adopted, we would not have a foster care crisis in this country. While we may not all be called to adopt […]
Christians, Here’s How You Should Vote
A bold statement? Well, this is not about whom you should support. But how to approach voting not just with our own opinions and perspectives– but with God’s. We live in the real world so Jesus is not on the ballot. There is a field of candidates and in that field there may or may […]
The Reconnect 4-29-16
April 29, 2016
On this week’s Free for All Friday, we talk about topics as wide-ranging as Prince, pro-life science, fashion police and presidential politics.
The Reconnect 4-28-16
April 28, 2016
Apostasy laws are right now impacting religious minorities around the world, and today we focus on what is happening in the Middle East, specifically Pakistan. As Christians, we need to be aware of the reality millions of people are living under every day. Professor Joseph Loconte of The King’s College provides insight on these laws and why […]
Joe Loconte: Wake up America to Apostasy Laws
Today on The Reconnect, we are talking about something that may seem far removed from our American lives but is right now affecting millions of people around the world: apostasy laws. These apostasy laws make it a criminal offense to disagree with the state-sponsored religion. In some countries, apostasy is a capital offense. These laws […]
Stop Genocide: it is time to go beyond words
April 27, 2016
House Resolution 1150, the Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act of 2015, to amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to improve the ability of the United States to advance religious freedom globally, passed the House Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday, April 26. That moves us another step along the path toward action […]
The Reconnect 4-27-16
We think of college as a place to prepare young people for adulthood, and for academic rigor and open debate about ideas. But it has been taken over lately by viewpoint discrimination and what some call “participating in their own infantilization.” This means we need to be preparing our young people to be outliers on college campuses and to speak […]
The Reconnect 4-26-16
Five more states hold their primaries today, and many are wondering what will happen next in the race for the White House. Leigh Munsil, Political Editor of The Blaze, provided insight and analysis of the race, and on how the candidates have used faith in appealing to voters– successfully or not.