Monday morning headlines | Conservatives, what are you conserving? | Education reformation?
August 26, 2019
Carmen talks with Brandon Showalter of the Christian post about: The proliferation of Drag Queen story hour across America and why Christians need to take a moral stand. The God-talk of the 2020 presidential field. (We didn’t get to the Marianne Williamson story but its worth a read.) The targeting of Christians in Mexico, Burkina […]
400th anniversary we know know too little about | Who’s up to start a Farminary?
August 13, 2019
400 years ago this month the first ship carrying enslaved people from Angola arrived in Virginia. The church was not a passive witness and certainly not activated in opposition to the trafficking of human beings who were bought and sold and shipped as cargo. The entire enterprise betrays a sense that one kind of person […]
Mornings w Carmen Tues 3-12-2019 hour 2: race, religion and criminal justice
March 12, 2019
New Jersey Senator and Democrat presidential hopeful Cory Booker sounds a lot like a modern day evangelist when he exhorts a crowd. He is a person of religious faith and he knows how to stir hearts and minds with words of rebellious hope. His platform includes a call for criminal justice reform in America and […]
Mornings with Carmen 2-21-19 | Ben Johnson on Universal Childcare | Katharine Gerbner on Christian Slavery | Peter Kapsner on Disintegrating Transgender Ideology | Sick of Me with Whitney Capps
February 21, 2019
Is childcare a right everyone should have? Should it be free? Ben Johnston from the Acton Institute talks with Carmen about Elizabeth Warren’s universal childcare proposal. Going deeper, they discuss what research shows is ideal for children and how the church can best support their well-being. For More: Thinking Like a Christian Regarding Paid Family […]
Human Trafficking, the collective cognitive dissonance over babies, Beauty, and what we say about things that should not have been said
January 14, 2019
Human Trafficking The President of United States, Donald Trump has identified human trafficking as “an urgent humanitarian issue.” He committed his administration “to leveraging every resource we have to confront this threat, to support the victims and survivors, and to hold traffickers accountable for their heinous crimes.” President Trump has signed four bills in recent […]