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What the Alt-Right Tells Us About Christianity and Politics
Episode 69 | 35 min
What the Alt-Right Tells Us About Christianity and Politics
The role religion plays in the white nationalist group behind the Charlottesville protests.
Why Christian Charities Help People in Controversial Countries
Episode 68 | 38 min
Why Christian Charities Help People in Controversial Countries
World Vision’s CEO on why ending poverty requires working in states with mixed human rights records and failing governments.
How God Works in Spite of Immigration Status
Episode 67 | 39 min
How God Works in Spite of Immigration Status
Newcomers to America are figuring out how to share the gospel no matter money or papers.
Christian Hip-Hop's Oldest Argument Is Still Going Strong
Episode 66 | 41 min
Christian Hip-Hop's Oldest Argument Is Still Going Strong
CHH pioneer DJ Cut No Slack on why the community is still debating music and ministry.
Can Josh Harris Kiss His Book Goodbye?
Episode 65 | 41 min
Can Josh Harris Kiss His Book Goodbye?
Twenty years after his dating bestseller, he reconsiders its controversial arguments.
Eugene Peterson's New Message
Episode 64 | 39 min
Eugene Peterson's New Message
What to do when someone you've admired for their long obedience seems to change direction.
Quick to Listen’s Summer Reading Edition
Episode 64 | 39 min
Quick to Listen’s Summer Reading Edition
Morgan and Mark share the books they’ve recently enjoyed.
What Iraqi Christians Want the American Government to Know
Episode 63 | 36 min
What Iraqi Christians Want the American Government to Know
What are the history and political priorities of this tiny minority community?
Talking Is Not Going to Change the World
Episode 62 | 36 min
Talking Is Not Going to Change the World
Why listening is a crucial first step in dealing with our cultural, political, and religious tensions.
What Bernie Sanders Revealed about Christian Literacy in the Public Square
Episode 61 | 39 min
What Bernie Sanders Revealed about Christian Literacy in the Public Square
The challenges of explaining our theological commitments in an increasingly post-Christian culture.

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