America the Beautiful: Episode 596
Best Places to Visit in America
We all know the usual U.S. spots that people want to visit, right? Vegas, New York City, Los Angeles, Disney World, the Grand Canyon. But in honor of our country’s independence (and since we’re feeling all patriotic over here), our panel will let you in on some personal favorites, some of which are off the beaten path. What makes these places special, and what are some fun things to do in each one? There’s something for everyone in this virtual tour of America, from sea to shining sea.
Pre-Loving Your Spouse
Guests: Kim Vollendorf,
After Kim Vollendorf became a Christian in college, she decided to break off her engagement. She survived that season, but as time went on, the man of her dreams was nowhere to be found. She was a bridesmaid in 13 weddings before she met her husband. In the midst of her waiting, Kim discovered that her season of singleness was actually a gift, and she began intentionally praying for and preparing for her future spouse before he ever appeared. She shares her best insights with us in this candid interview.
Politics in the Pulpit
Guests: Bruce Hausknecht,
Whether it’s talking politics, singing nation-centric hymns, or displaying a love of your country’s heritage and history, what level of political conversation and involvement is appropriate for churches? Attorney and ministry leader Bruce Hausknecht tackles this tricky question.