November 9, 2018
Connecting Faith 11-8-18 | Responding to Disaster | Nick Pitts on Loneliness | John Snyder on Resenting God
How do we respond in times of disaster like the latest mass shooting that has taken place in California? Find resources on how to engage here and here. Carmen also talks through the outcome of Tuesday’s election including several ballot measures that passed.
Nick Pitts, author of The Daily Briefing and the executive director for the Institute on Global Engagement at Dallas Baptist University, responded to the election of his father as mayor and the loneliness epidemic as evidenced by the story of a 69-year-old man attempting to legally change his age in order to attract more women on a dating app.
How do we address the root of bitterness when we find it lurking in our disappointments? John Snyder, pastor and conference speaker, has written the book Resenting God: Escape the Downward Spiral of Blame. He shares his personal story and the time-tested escape route for the disillusioned.