Laura Hillenbrand, Dr. John Lennox
Air Date November 28, 2014
Hour 1 – Unbroken
An Olympic runner who was once a delinquent? The story is true and becomes even more incredible! When World War II began, the athlete became an airman and his life took an unforgettable turn! Laura Hillenbrand wrote this biography and she joins us to share the remarkable story of Louie Zamperini!
Hour 2 – God and Stephen Hawking
Well-known atheist Steven Hawking claims that the laws of physics brought the universe into existence, not God. Oxford mathematician, Dr. John Lennox, will scrutinize Hawking’s arguments and will show how his logic actually points to God as Creator!
Laura Hillenbrand is a best-selling author and writer. Her first book was the acclaimed Seabiscuit: An American Legend (2001), a nonfiction account of the career of the great racehorse Seabiscuit, for which she won the William Hill Sports Book of the Year in 2001. Her essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Equus magazine, American Heritage, Thoroughbred Times, and many other publications. Hillenbrand is also a co-founder of Operation International Children a charity that provides school supplies to children through American troops.
To learn more about Laura, please visit her website.
Dr. John Lennox
Dr. John Lennox, Professor of Mathematics at Oxford University, is an internationally renowned speaker on the interface of science, philosophy and religion. He regularly teaches at many academic institutions including the Said Business School, Wycliffe Hall and the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics, as well as also being a Senior Fellow with the Trinity Forum. He has written a series of books exploring the relationship between science and Christianity and he has also participated in a number of televised debates with some of the world’s leading atheist thinkers.
Please visit his website for more information.
Janet Parshall has been the recipient of the National Religious Broadcasters on-air radio personality award in 2008 and 2011. In 1998, she was elected to the board of directors and the executive committee of the National Religious Broadcasters. She has authored several books, including her latest, Buyer Beware: Finding Truth in the Marketplace of Ideas. Parshall and her husband, Craig, live in Virginia, and have four children and six grandchildren.