Conversations matter. Yet, recently, good conversations about faith have been increasingly squeezed out of the public sphere. Seeking to reopen the debate, our guest began to invite atheists and skeptics on to Premier Christian Radio in the U.K. to air arguments for and against the Christian faith. But how has ten years of discussion with atheists affected his faith? He will explain why he still finds Christianity the most compelling explanation for life, the universe, and everything. And why, regardless of belief or background, we should all welcome the conversation.
Get ready for a full hour of radio. We start by looking at the headlines of the day. We then move to a conversation on supposed “useless” cells and how they might actually be a secret weapon in fighting disease. We round out the hour by speaking with retired Army Colonel whose ministry is working with the survivors of fallen police officers. Don’t miss a minute of this jammed-packed hour of conversation.
Justin Brierley is a radio host on Premier Christian Radio in the UK. He seeks to reopen the debate with aethists and sceptics by bringing them on his talk show to air their arguments for and against the Christian Faith. Alister McGrath (DPhil, DD, Oxford University) is the Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at Oxford University. He previously held the chair of theology, ministry and education and was head of the Centre for Theology, Religion Culture at King's College, London. He is in constant demand as a speaker at conferences throughout the world and is the author of many books including and .
Fazale Rana is the vice president of research and apologetics at Reasons to Believe. He is the author of several groundbreaking books, including Who Was Adam, Creating Life in the Lab, The Cell’s Design and Dinosaur Blood and the Age of the Earth. He holds a PhD in chemistry with an emphasis in biochemistry from Ohio University.
U.S. Army veteran and retired Colonel David Dodd served more than 27 years in the military, including two deployments to Iraq and one deployment to Afghanistan. He is a man of deep faith, a husband and father. Currently he serves as the director of operations at Shields of Strength, and on the Board of Directors of Point 27 outreach to veterans, military families, first responders, athletes and the chronically ill.
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.