Should Christians Disengage From the Culture Wars?
Air Date July 6, 2013
Now that same-sex marriage seems a foregone conclusion, should Christians disengage from the culture wars? This Saturday on Up For Debate
, Julie Roys discusses the issue with author Jonathan Merritt, who's calling for a truce in the culture wars, and Sam Rohrer, who heads a Christian political action group. Don't miss the discussion this Saturday at 8 a.m. on Up For Debate!
Jonathan Merritt is senior columnist for Religion News Service, America's largest provider of news and commentary focused on religion and spirituality. He is a faith and culture writer who has published more than 500 articles. Jonathan is also author of the book A Faith of Our Own: Following Jesus Beyond the Culture Wars. To find out more about Jonathan, visit his website.
Sam Rohrer is the president of Pennsylvania Pastors' Network. He previously served nine terms in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He also served as state director for Americans for Prosperity, the largest grassroots organization in the country dedicated to defending individual freedom and liberty.
Julie Roys has become a trusted voice of biblical wisdom on Moody Radio, earning an audience through her weekly commentaries and appearances on The Morning Ride. Julie came to Moody Radio in 2007, after taking a 13-year hiatus from broadcasting to raise her children and serve in youth ministry. Prior to that, Julie worked as a TV news reporter for a CBS affiliate in Indiana and as a newswriter for WGN-TV and Fox News in Chicago.
Julie holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Wheaton College and a master’s degree in broadcast journalism from Northwestern University. Julie and her husband, Neal, live in the Chicago suburbs and have three children.