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Why Families Keep Coming to the US Border
Episode 115 | 39 min
Why Families Keep Coming to the US Border
How violence and terror in their homelands spurs migrants to come north.
What South Korean Christians Want for North Korea
Episode 114 | 38 min
What South Korean Christians Want for North Korea
Despite fearing its neighbor, the church won’t stop praying—and organizing a massive church planting strategy—for the authoritarian country.
If Religious Liberty and LGBT Activists Want to Move Forward, the Courts Won’t Help
Episode 113 | 40 min
If Religious Liberty and LGBT Activists Want to Move Forward, the Courts Won’t Help
Why this legal scholar believes state legislatures are the best hope for resolving these persistent conflicts.
What Are Christians to Make of Jordan Peterson?
Episode 112 | 49 min
What Are Christians to Make of Jordan Peterson?
An introduction to one of the most controversial public intellectuals of our time.
Are Southern Baptists Experiencing a #MeToo Moment?
Episode 111 | 59 min
Are Southern Baptists Experiencing a #MeToo Moment?
It's been a crazy week for America's largest Protestant denomination.
Nigerian Christians Are Tired of Terror. Will They Fight Back?
Episode 110 | 57 min
Nigerian Christians Are Tired of Terror. Will They Fight Back?
How the church in Africa’s largest Christian—and Muslim—country is trying to emulate Christ in its response to unrelenting violence.
Rwanda Is 95 Percent Christian. So Why Is It Shutting Down Thousands of Churches?
Episode 109 | 45 min
Rwanda Is 95 Percent Christian. So Why Is It Shutting Down Thousands of Churches?
The state of faith in the East African country nearly 25 years after its brutal genocide.
Why Turkey Is Accusing an American Pastor of Terrorism
Episode 108 | 46 min
Why Turkey Is Accusing an American Pastor of Terrorism
Here's the geopolitical context that’s landed this minister in prison.
What the Bible Says about Abuse Within Marriage
Episode 107 | 56 min
What the Bible Says about Abuse Within Marriage
God hates the oppressor, and suffering for the sake of suffering isn’t spiritual.
Sit With Your Family at Church—But Maybe Not Your Spouse
Episode 106 | 48 min
Sit With Your Family at Church—But Maybe Not Your Spouse
But should extroverts seek out empty seats by introverts?

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Top Story June 25, 2018
Embracing Our Transgender Neighbors on God’s Terms
Embracing Our Transgender Neighbors on God’s Terms
We should seek their well-being—but also prepare for strong disagreement on what that entails.