The West has become permeated with a culture that doesn't 'do' God. Many people assert that we have progressed, while Christians are still clinging to outdated ideas. Our guest today will take a look at the contemporary attacks on Christianity and marriage, showing why we can and must' continue in the faith' (Col.1:23).
How do we help our children deal with everyday challenges and anxieties? Asserting that our desire to overprotect our children from adversity can harm them in the long run, our special guest will offer a healthier approach including compassionate listening, truth-telling, and rejecting a "victim mentality."
Dr. Gordon Macdonald has worked as Scottish Parliamentary Officer for the Christian public affairs charity CARE since 1999. He has a PhD in Political Economy and a MTh in Christian Ethics. He has an interest in political theology and conducted research on the Christian understanding of marriage within the civil law. He is Chair of Scottish Committee of the anti-euthanasia coalition, Care Not Killing, He serves on the Boards of National Prayer Breakfast for Scotland, the Solas Centre for Public Christianity and the Rutherford Centre for Reformed Theology (formerly Rutherford House). He has wide experience of politics at the local and national levels, having been both a Councillor and a candidate in elections to the Scottish and UK parliaments.
Dr. Kevin Leman is a New York Times best-selling author, internationally known psychologist, radio and television personality, educator and speaker who has taught and entertained audiences worldwide with his wit and commonsense psychology. He has made house calls for hundreds of radio and television programs and has served as a contributing family psychologist to Good Morning America.
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.