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The Way Home: Scott James on the unknowns of COVID-19 and how we can pray

The Way Home: Scott James on the unknowns of COVID-19 and how we can pray

April 28, 2020

Scott James joins me for a bonus episode of The Way Home. On Tuesdays we will be releasing episodes focused on the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. James is a pediatric infectious disease physician. He joins me to…

The Way Home: Vance Pitman on being free from the burden of religion

The Way Home: Vance Pitman on being free from the burden of religion

April 23, 2020

Does following Jesus feel impossible? Are you trying hard to be a good Christian while secretly feeling exhausted and overwhelmed? Vance Pitman joins me to talk about his first book Unburdened: Stop Living for Jesus…

The Way Home: Keith Getty on family and hymn sings during COVID-19

The Way Home: Keith Getty on family and hymn sings during COVID-19

April 21, 2020

Keith Getty joins me for a bonus episode of The Way Home. On Tuesdays we will be releasing episodes focused on the COVID-19 pandemic. An impromptu St. Patricks’ hymn sing that the Gettys did from…

The Way Home: Sharon Dirckx on human identity and our minds

The Way Home: Sharon Dirckx on human identity and our minds

April 17, 2020

What does it mean to be human in regards to the connection between the body and the mind? Are we more than machines? Is free-will an illusion? Dr. Sharon Dirckx joins me to talk about this…

The Way Home: Chap Bettis on ‘Parenting with Patience’

The Way Home: Chap Bettis on ‘Parenting with Patience’

April 2, 2020

What is proper anger in regards to parenting? How do we handle it? Chap Bettis joins us to talk about patience and anger in parenting. Chap is offering The Way Home listeners free video training if…

The Way Home: Jared Wilson on pastoring and encouragement during COVID-19

The Way Home: Jared Wilson on pastoring and encouragement during COVID-19

March 31, 2020

My friend Jared Wilson joins me for a bonus episode of The Way Home. On Tuesdays we will be releasing episodes focused on the COVID-19 pandemic. Jared shares some of the struggles pastors are facing…

The Way Home: Jeanne Allert on offering hope to victims of human trafficking

The Way Home: Jeanne Allert on offering hope to victims of human trafficking

March 26, 2020

Jeanne Allert is the founder and Executive Director of The Samaritan Women. She joins me to share how the organization helps those who have suffered from human trafficking and domestic violence find a place of…

The Way Home: Jesse and Julie Masson on new challenges families face during COVID-19

The Way Home: Jesse and Julie Masson on new challenges families face during COVID-19

March 19, 2020

Today on the podcast my colleague Julie Masson and her husband Jesse join me to discuss some of the new challenges and realities many are or will face because of COVID-19. The Massons are parents…

Scott Lindsey

The Way Home: Scott Lindsey on the mission and motivation of Faithlife

March 12, 2020

Scott Lindsey, executive director of Faithlife,  joins me to discuss the latest trends in Bible study and why it’s important to spend time in the Scriptures. Scott has spent more than two decades teaching others…

Jason Thacker

The Way Home: Jason Thacker on AI, ethics, and a biblical worldview

March 5, 2020

Are robots going to take my job? How are smartphones affecting my kids? Do I need to worry about privacy when I get online or ask Siri for directions? Jason Thacker joins me to talk…

Sam Allberry

The Way Home: Sam Allberry on sexual ethics

February 27, 2020

How do we speak to a world that has diametrically different views on sexuality than we do as Christians? Sam Allberry joins me to discuss sexual ethics as well as his book Why does God…

The Way Home: Esther Allen on image, identity, and finding freedom

February 20, 2020

There are so many places we are pushed to locate our identity: our work, our gifts, our family, our platforms, even our ministry. Esther Fleece Allen, author and speaker, joins us to help find freedom…

The Way Home: Courtney Reissig on the Psalms

February 13, 2020

Courtney Reissig joins me to talk about her love for the Psalms and how reading them has helped her through life’s highs and lows. Courtney is a writer, speaker, and blogger. She is a member…

The Way Home: Beth Moore on her love for the Bible

February 6, 2020

Beth Moore joins me to talk about her love for the Bible and when she first realized she wanted to teach the Bible. She also shares how the church was a refuge for her as a…

The Way Home: Harold Senkbeil on pastoral ministry and shepherding

January 30, 2020

Harold Senkbeil joins me to talk about pastoral ministry, the decline in the concept of shepherding within the church, and his excellent book The Care of Souls: Cultivating a Pastor’s Heart. I highly recommend this book!…

The Way Home: Briana Stensrud on refugees, immigration and human dignity

January 23, 2020

Briana Stensrud joins me to talk about refugees, immigrants, and a recent trip she took to the border of Mexico. She shares how Christians can engage on the issue of immigration and be fruitful. Bri is…

The Way Home: Micah Fries on church leadership

January 16, 2020

Micah Fries joins me today to talk about church leadership and his new book Leveling the Church: Multiplying Your Ministry by Giving It Away. Micah serves as Senior Pastor of Brainerd Baptist Church in Chattanooga,…

The Way Home: Marvin Olasky on journalism

January 9, 2020

Marvin Olasky joins me to talk about his passion for journalism and a Christian approach to writing and reporting. Marvin is editor-in-chief of WORLD Magazine. Show Notes:  Website: world.wng.org/authors/marvin_olasky Twitter: @MarvinOlasky Book: Reforming Journalism