Kresta in the Afternoon – May 16, 2017 – Hour 1

+  Confessions of a Megachurch Pastor (2 segments)

  • Description: What is it about the Catholic Church that attracts converts from so many different faiths? Lifelong Catholics are often either unaware of the faith’s greatest treasures, or they simply take them for granted. Allen Hunt once led a congregation of 15,000 members, but stepped away to enter the Catholic Church. He joins us with the story of his journey and to discuss how the genius of Catholicism encourages us to move beyond taking our faith for granted.
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    • Dr. Allen Hunt
      Dr Allen Hunt is the author of Confessions of a Megachurch Pastor. He's a nationally-known speaker and author and serves as Vice-President for Strategy and Content at the Dynamic Catholic Institute. In 2007 he stepped aside as Senior Minister at Mount Pisgah church in Georgia and converted to Catholicism in 2008. Visit
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    • Confessions of a Mega Church Pastor: How I Discovered the Hidden Treasures of the Catholic Church

      Tens of thousands of American adults join the Catholic Church every year. Why? What is it that attracts them to Catholicism? In Confessions of a Mega-Church Pastor, Allen Hunt unveils the treasures of Catholicism that many life-long Catholics are simply unaware of. At the same time he demonstrates the genius of Catholicism and encourages us to move beyond taking our faith for granted. With a personal touch that is profound and disarming, Hunt takes his readers on a journey that is sure to change the way we experience our faith. At a time when so many are disillusioned about where the Catholic Church is and where it is going, Allen Hunt brilliantly reminds us that personal holiness is the key to the bigger future God wants to leads us to both as individuals and together as a Church. (learn more)

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