Christianity

Father James Martin (Part II)

Apr 9, 2018

Father James Martin joins us again this week to continue the conversation about his book, ‘Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.’

Father James Martin

Apr 2, 2018

Our guest is Father James Martin. Rev. Martin joins us to talk about his book,‘Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.’

Dr. Kenyatta Gilbert (Part II)

Mar 26, 2018

The Reverend Dr. Kenyatta R. Gilbert joins us to continue our conversation. Dr. Gilbert is Associate Professor of Homiletics at the Howard University School of Divinity.

Ash Wednesday in West Michigan kicks off Lent Season

Feb 14, 2018

Catholics and Christians packed churches throughout West Michigan to celebrate Ash Wednesday, the official start of the Lenten season. Lent is a period of 40 days of fasting in anticipation of Easter Sunday. 

“Lent is all about taking in mind the fact that we are fallen human beings, and so it’s us recognizing that we’ve made mistakes, that we’ve turned away from God, and so that is what Lent is really about. Calling us back to what God has called us to,”

Katherine Stewart (Part II)

Jan 22, 2018
thegoodnewsclub.com

Katherine Stewart joins us again to continue our conversation on Betsy DeVos and religious and charter schools.  She has written articles on this subject including, The Proselytizers and the Privatizers.

Katherine Stewart

Jan 15, 2018
thegoodnewsclub.com

Katherine Stewart joins us to discuss Betsy DeVos and religious and charter schools.  She has written articles on this subject including, The Proselytizers and the Privatizers.

Kathryn Brightbill (Part II)

Jan 8, 2018

Note: This program was recorded prior to the United States Senate special election in Alabama, 2017

Kathryn Brightbill returns to Common Threads to continue our conversation. Kathryn is the author of a recent Los Angeles Times Op-Ed piece titled, Roy Moore’s Alleged Pursuit of a Young Girl is a Symptom of a Larger Problem in Evangelical Circles.

Kathryn Brightbill

Jan 2, 2018

Note: This program was recorded prior to the United States Senate special election in Alabama, 2017

Our guest is Kathryn Brightbill author of a recent Los Angeles Times Op-Ed piece titled, Roy Moore’s Alleged Pursuit of a Young Girl is a Symptom of a Larger Problem in Evangelical Circles.

Kent Dobson

Dec 4, 2017

Kent Dobson of C3-Grand Haven, former teaching pastor of Mars Hill Bible Church in Grand Rapids, joins us to discuss his book ‘Bitten by a Camel: Leaving Church, Finding God.’

Monique El-Faizy (Part II)

Nov 13, 2017

We continue discussing the Coptic Church and more topics with Paris-based journalist Monique El-Faizy. 

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