How do you reach the culture with the love of Christ? For Brian Bird, he does it with story and film. As a veteran Hollywood film writer and producer, Brian has made life and faith-affirming films and shows like "The Case for Christ". He talks with Ed Stetzer about his mission to reach the culture with the love and gospel of Jesus.
Brian Bird is co-creator and executive producer of the top-rated Hallmark Channel series "When Calls the Heart", which premieres its eighth season next weekend. He has written and/or produced two dozen films, including "The Case For Christ", and nearly 350 episodes of network television, including "Touched By An Angel", "Step By Step" and "Evening Shade". He has also written and spoken widely about the intersection of art and faith.
Ed Stetzer wears a lot of hats—author, speaker, researcher, pastor, church planter—as he helps Christians learn to share Christ. Ed has earned two master’s degrees and two doctorates, and has written or co-written a dozen books and hundreds of articles. Now he ministers as interim pastor of The Moody Church, teaches at Wheaton College, and serves as executive director of the Billy Graham Center and a regional director of Lausanne North America. Ed and his wife, Donna, have been married more than 25 years and have three daughters.
Discover new ways to show and share the love of Jesus to a broken and a hurting world. Join Ed Stetzer in an engaging discussion of todays cultural trends.