Is TV Tripping You Up?: Episode 510

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Is TV Tripping You Up?: Episode 510

Nov 09, 2017
Guests: Matthew Demeritt, Kathryn Eutsler, Jake Roberson, John Murphy and Glenn Lutjens

[52:54] - 

TV and your Christian witness, plus a man who used to think hating Muslims was justified, and a counselor helps a listener tell if her date's being honest.

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Featured musical artist: Aaron Shust

EPISODE SEGMENTS

Justifying Your TV Habit

Spiritual Growth|Roundtable
Guests: Matthew Demeritt, Kathryn Eutsler and Jake Roberson

[24:29] - 

Let's be honest. To the rest of the world, Christians can sometimes look like prudes. Should we combat this by staying up to date with pop culture, including the latest TV shows? Where's the line between being overly conservative and guarding our minds? Our panel talks about their favorite shows (Lisa only judges them slightly) and how we can achieve a healthy balance between entertainment and spiritual edification.

Yes, Even Them

Guests: John Murphy

[22:54] - 

After his parachute failed him on a practice jump and some of his buddies died in combat, army infantryman John Murphy was left with a broken back, a struggling marriage, and a growing hatred for anyone from the Middle East. As he started getting closer to God, he realized that he believed racism against Muslims was not only acceptable, but justified. He shares how he learned, through Jesus, how we can love everyone — even those who may seem like our enemies.

Signs of Honesty

Dating|Inbox
Guests: Glenn Lutjens

[3:21] - 

He carries a Bible and seems like a great guy, but in the back of your mind you can't help but wonder if he's actually being honest with you. What if you don't realize he's hiding something, marry him, and discover you fell for a lie? How can you avoid that? Licensed counselor Glenn Lutjens gives you some signs to look for while dating.