The Reconnect 8-5-16 | How do we serve refugees?
August 5, 2016
How does a Christian worldview inform our perspective on the refugee crisis? Alan Cross, who works with churches across southeastern America on issues related to immigration, begins our discussion with what the Bible says on this topic and how we can serve refugees in our communities. Then, we talk with Suud, a young man from Somalia, about his experience growing […]
The Reconnect 8-4-16 | Amy Julia Becker & Seeing God’s Goodness
August 4, 2016
Amy Julia Becker did not expect to have a child with Down Syndrome, in fact her doctors told her through pre-natal testing she would likely not. Amy shares in honest and powerful ways, how she experienced and grew to understand God’s grace and goodness after her daughter Penny was born. Find Amy’s resources online to help […]
The Reconnect 8-3-16 | Andrea Smith Scarred Beautiful
August 3, 2016
Beauty is a transcendental truth, but our culture no longer treats it that way. Author of Scarred Beautiful, Andrea Smith, shares her incredible personal story finding beauty in her scars, through the one who bore the most beautiful scars of all, Jesus Christ.
The Reconnect 8-2-16 | Christians in Politics, Dinesh D’Souza
Rick Barry and David Leiva come both opposite sides of the aisle, but founded The Center for Christian Civics because Christians regardless of political affiliation should “do politics” in a way that points to Jesus. Then, we speak with Dinesh D’Souza about his new book and movie, which seeks to bring to light information about the […]
The Reconnect 8-1-16 | Kay Warren on Suicide and Mental Illness, Derrick Harkins on DNC Faith Outreach
August 2, 2016
Kay Warren is a voice for those who are living with mental illness. She shares her story of grieving the death of her son and calls churches to remove the stigma of mental illness and replace it with love and community. Dr. Rev. Derrick Harkins was an Obama adviser, now president of Union Seminary. He gives us […]
The Reconnect 7-29-16
July 29, 2016
We start off with the most-listened-to woman on talk radio: Delilah shares her heart for foster care and adoption. Then, former Obama White House adviser Michael Wear provides insight on the visible expressions of faith at the DNC Convention. He also updates us important changes in DNC platform this year, making government-sponsored abortion the position of the […]
The Reconnect 7-28-16
July 28, 2016
Parker Hudson was at the 1968 DNC Convention, and he joins us to compare that pivotal year in our country’s history to 2016. Then, Erin Brownback, who works on the long-term messaging of the pro-family movement shares with us about the “Democrats for Life” event at the Convention vs. the message from party leadership.
The Reconnect 7-27-16
July 27, 2016
DNC Convention Day 2: CBN News Washington Bureau Chief Robin Mazyck gives us an inside view of faith at the Convention. Then, thanks to Ivanka Trump, family leave is front and center, so Courtney Reissig joins us to begin talking through the issue.
The Reconnect 7-26-16
July 26, 2016
President of Citizens United David Bossie responds to attacks by Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. Then radio host Mike Opelka updates us on the tone on the ground. We discuss if the rift between Sanders supporters and the DNC be resolved, given Sanders supporters feel with DNC “rigged” the primary in favor of Clinton. Finally, world events can make us fearful, but how do […]
The Reconnect 7-25-16
July 25, 2016
This week, the DNC Convention happens in Philadelphia, PA. Mark Tooley explains how being a United Methodist may influence Hillary Clinton’s view and policies. Leading up to the Convention, Clinton announced her running mate is Tim Kaine, Senator from Virginia. We ask the question can you be personally pro-life but politically pro-abortion? Finally, we discuss the release of […]