The Reconnect 7-21-16
July 21, 2016
See the GOP Convention through the eyes of a millennial believer with Nick Pitts of the Denison Forum. We also discuss Ted Cruz’s controversial speech. And if you are wondering, what in the world is happening in Turkey and why should we care, then listen in as Joe Loconte provides some insight.
The Reconnect 7-20-16
July 20, 2016
Hugh Hewitt called in to provide updates from the GOP Convention, as did Christian Broadcasting Network Washington Bureau Chief Robin Mazyck. One of the main questions discussed is what is the impact of VP nominee and outspoken Christian, Indiana Governor Mike Pence? Additionally, we look at the UNESCO debate about the future of The Temple Mount.
The Reconnect 7-19-16
Nationally syndicated radio host Kevin McCullough provides an update from the Republican National Convention. Galen Carey, VP of National Association of Evangelicals discusses faith and the voting booth and what place does voting have in Christian responsibility. Then, Pastor Gerrit Dawson of First Pres Baton Rouge shares his vision for crossing the bridge of racial reconciliation in […]
The Reconnect 7-18-16
July 18, 2016
The weekend brought more tragedy, as three officers were killed in Baton Rouge, LA. DC-based pastor Thabiti Anyabwile joins us for a frank discussion about racism and shares how the application of gospel is the answer. Nationally-syndicated talk radio host Mike Gallagher also provides an on-the-ground report from the GOP Convention in Cleveland.
The Reconnect 7-15-16
July 16, 2016
Think Progress religion reporter Jack Jenkins discusses the intersection of the prosperity gospel with politics, and the difference between “progressive” and “evangelical” Christians. Michael Graham, a pastor from the Orlando area, helps shed light on a topic we might not think about very much: bioethics. Our discussions and Christian discipleship on the moral questions related to […]
The Reconnect 7-14-16
July 15, 2016
What does it mean to be “Impossible People”? Os Guinness joins us to discuss his new book and the state of the Church in the West. Then, Speaker Paul Ryan shared his perspective on work-family balance, so we look at our philosophy of parenting and the Biblical worldview.
The Reconnect 7-13-16
July 13, 2016
One month after the massacre at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, the city seeks to heal. David Swanson, pastor of First Presbyterian of Orlando joins us to discuss how do we build on the lessons learned, how do we live in the “new reality” after such tragedy, and how we serve those in our community. Then, we talk […]
The Reconnect 7-12-16
July 12, 2016
We here directly from someone working on the front lines for persecuted Christians in the Middle East. Juliana Taimoorazy is an Assyrian Christian born and raised in Iran, and the founder and president of the Iraqi Christian Relief Council. Understand the history of Christians in the Middle East and why churches in the West should mobilize now to make […]
The Reconnect 7-11-16
July 11, 2016
How do we live at Christians in a world of division? We discuss and take calls on what churches around the country are doing in response to the police-involved shootings of two black men and then ambush with killed five police. We also continue discussion of Hillary Clinton’s email arrangement and why it matters.
The Reconnect 7-8-16
July 8, 2016
A wrap up of the week: ambush kills five police officers in Dallas; Hillary Clinton escapes indictment and FBI Director Comey goes before Congress to explain; the Philadelphia Mayor tries to dictate doctrine to the Catholic Church.