Jerry Johnston Interviews Michael Cromartie on the Media’s Representation of Christianity

 

Generally, complimentary does not describe the media’s representation of Christianity.  Commendably, a group correcting this unawareness of religion is the Ethics and Public Policy Center. Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews Michael Cromartie on the Media’s Representation of Christianity”

Jerry Johnston Interviews John Wilsey on The Affect of Entertainment on the Church

With a readily accessible stream of entertainment, it is no wonder that America,along with the church, is entertaining herself towards moribundity. Lethargic Christians have too easily been Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews John Wilsey on The Affect of Entertainment on the Church”

Jerry Johnston Interviews Larry Decker on The Religiously Unaffiliated

 

While filming at the atheist Reason Rally in Washington, DC, I had a quick interview with Larry Decker, the Executive Director of the Secular Coalition for America. I asked Larry’s opinion of the Pew Research documentation that 21 percent of adult Americans are nones. Larry Decker is one person among the 55 million Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews Larry Decker on The Religiously Unaffiliated”

Jerry Johnston Interviews Holly Ordway on Discipleship in the Church

 

The statistics regarding the non-religious and “dones” (de-conversions) continues to rise dramatically in North America. At some point, our focus must turn inward and address the efficacy of the effectiveness of contemporary churches and para-churches.  Are we adequately catechizing believers? Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews Holly Ordway on Discipleship in the Church”

Jerry Johnston Interviews William J. Murray on the Efficacy of the Pulpit in America

Despite his mother’s atheist and Marxist indoctrination, Bill Murray became a Christian. Once used by his mother, Madalyn Murray O’Hair, to have compulsory Bible reading banned from school, William J. Murray is now Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews William J. Murray on the Efficacy of the Pulpit in America”

Jerry Johnston Interviews Stephen Davis on Biblical Literacy in America

 

On a quick stop in California, I met with Dr. Stephen Davis. Davis is the Russell K. Pitzer Professor of Philosophy at Claremont McKenna College in California. Interacting daily with youth in his religion lectures, Davis has experienced first-hand Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews Stephen Davis on Biblical Literacy in America”