Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on November 14, 2017
4:00 – The Old Testament in Light of the New
Critics of religion such as Richard Dawkins often claim that the Old and New Testaments portray two very different Gods, and that the God of the Old Testament is vicious, petty, selfish and vindictive – hardly the type of deity anyone would want to worship. Other critics claim that Christ’s work in the New Testament renders the Old Testament irrelevant. We know both these claims are false, but how should we approach Old Testament writings as followers of Christ? Stephen Clark joins us.
5:00 – Kresta News Roundup
5:20 – Conquering Loneliness with Christ’s Help
Millions of people quietly struggle with loneliness, but it’s an issue that doesn’t always get the attention it needs. Technology allows us to be constantly connected with others, so why is loneliness such an issue? We’ll talk with Dr. Kevin Vost about lessons on loneliness from solitary monks, modern psychologists and Christ Himself.