Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on March 11, 2019
4:00 – Hope, Healing and Growing with God amidst a Tragic Pregnancy
Sarah Williams had a successful career, a happy marriage and two loving daughters. Her family was overjoyed when they learned another baby was on the way. But they soon received a tragic diagnosis: their daughter had a lethal skeletal disorder and birth would be fatal. Her doctors and colleagues recommended she terminate the pregnancy. But during those nine months Sarah discovered new things about love, her faith and herself. She joins us.
4:40 – Western Europe’s Religious Liberty Battle
In recent years there have been several examples of Western European countries restricting religious liberty on seemingly innocuous matters. Muslim women are banned from wearing “burkinis” on public beaches. A Muslim teen was forced to shake hands with his female teacher. Laws have been enacted that bar slaughter practices in line with Halal and Kosher standards. In all these cases, courts have argued that societal norms trump personal religious liberty. We take a look with Paul Marshall.
5:00 – The Power of Couple Prayer
We’ve heard it so many times it’s almost a cliché – the couple that prays together, stays together. But there’s a lot of truth to it. How can couples find time in a busy, stressful life to have meaningful prayer together? We talk with Ken Castel.
5:20 – Films and the Power of Storytelling
The power of storytelling is an essential part of Christian life. Just as Christ used parables to reveal the truth of his kingdom, we can use stories and films to understand Christ and his Church. We talk with Onalee McGrew about some prominent examples.