Jerry Johnston Interviews Thomas Kidd on the Biblical Literacy of the Founding Fathers

America’s shocking Biblical ignorance is a rapidly emerging phenomenon. In my efforts to better understand America’s religious history, I traveled to Waco, Texas to film with Dr. Thomas Kidd, Distinguished Professor of History at Baylor University. Dr. Kidd has conducted detailed research into Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews Thomas Kidd on the Biblical Literacy of the Founding Fathers”

Jerry Johnston Interviews Mandisa Thomas on the Efficacy of the American Pulpit

 

Is the pulpit in America meeting the needs of men and women in the 21st century? I spoke with Mandisa Thomas, President of Black Nonbelievers, about the efficacy of the pulpit in the American church. I asked Mandisa if the church has failed to address Continue reading “Jerry Johnston Interviews Mandisa Thomas on the Efficacy of the American Pulpit”

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”