December 30, 2016
Our guest for Behind the Byline is Jeff MacDonald, who is both an ordained minister AND a correspondent for the Christian Science Monitor and the Religion News Service. He reported on the Boston Marathon bombings, as well as major stories in ethics, religion and social responsibility. As an observer and reporter on the American church, he describes a disturbing trend toward what he calls a cult of consumerism.
In our second half, we look ahead to the New Year. It is a chance to begin fresh again. Beginning again is difficult, but hold to the truth: “Whoever is in Christ is a new creation.”
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Like Christ: Cultivating a life more like Jesus