There seems to be an unlimited amount of anxiety in the world these days. Maybe you have a little of that in your life. Are you weary? Burned out? We’ll hear from two guests about the soul’s search for true rest. Russ Masterson and his mentor, Scotty Smith, are searching for grace in the middle of the tension and struggle. Hear the conversation with them on Chris Fabry Live.
Scotty Smith is the founding pastor and pastor emeritus of Christ Community Church in Franklin, Tenn., which he pastored for 26 years. He presently serves as teacher in residence of West End Community Church. He also serves as adjunct faculty for Covenant Seminary, Westminster Theological Society (Philadelphia), Reformed Theological Seminary (Orlando), and Western Seminary (Portland). Scotty has authored ten books, including Unveiled Hope (with Michael Card) and Everyday Prayers. Scotty's blog, Heavenward, can be found on The Gospel Coalition website. Scotty and his wife of 48 years, Darlene, live in Franklin, Tenn.
Russ Masterson is the founding and senior pastor of Christ the Redeemer Church of Marietta, Ga. He holds degrees from the University of Georgia and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the author of three books: a memoir, 40 Days Without Food; a novel, Adao's Dance; and his newest release, coauthored with Pastor Scotty Smith, Searching for Grace. Russ lives in Marietta, Ga., with his wife, three daughters, and a joyful labradoodle named Brother.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God.