Talking about the “things that matter most” on June 4, 2015
4:00 – A Star in the East: The Rise of Christianity in China
What is the state of Christianity in China? Is it the fading results of failed missionary work? Is it an extreme minority that will soon be crushed by the atheistic culture and government? Or is it a growing and thriving underground movement. Rodney Stark has extensively researched Christianity’s rise in Chinese history with Chinese-born Xiuhua Wang. He has uncovered a prosperous group of believers that grows every large by the day. Rodney joins us today.
5:00 – Demons, Deliverance and Discernment
What, exactly, is a demon? What does it mean to be demonically possessed? What’s the difference between possession and mental disorder? Fr Mike Driscoll draws from his experiences as a priest and counselor along with research with exorcists to clear up common misconceptions about demons and the spirit world. The devil wants our souls; Fr. Mike is here with advice on how to fight him.