People all around us are seeking wholeness and happiness and acceptance. These are good things to seek. But if we seek them in the wrong places, we will surely reap calamity. This is just what's happening today regarding the LGBTQ movement. People are being told that if they follow their heart, their deepest instincts and desires, they'll be whole and happy and affirmed. But this is not true. Join us as our guest delves into what God's Word says about gender identity and transgenderism. Get God’s heart on this most controversial issue.
In today's world, it's easy to exhaust yourself staying busy---but our guest wants to teach you how to recover! She believes many people don't get enough physical, mental, spiritual, emotional, sensory, social, or creative rest---and she will explain why a deficiency in any one of them can have unfavorable effects on your health, happiness, relationships, creativity, and productivity. Join us to learn about the power of rest.
Dr. Owen Strachan is associate professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he also serves as director of the Center for Public Theology and director of the residency PhD program. He is a contributing writer for The Gospel Coalition, a research fellow of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the SBC, and a fellow of the Center for Pastor-Theologians. Strachan is a graduate of Bowdoin College (AB in History), Southern Seminary (MDiv in Biblical and Theological Studies), and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (PhD in Theological Studies).
Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith is an author, speaker, and board-certified physician. She has an active medical practice in Alabama (near the Birmingham area). She received her B.S. in Biochemistry at the University of Georgia, and graduated with honors from Meharry Medical College in Nashville. She has been an adjunct faculty member at Baker College and Davenport University in Michigan teaching courses on health, nutrition, and disease progression. Dr. Dalton-Smith is a national and international media resource on the mind, body, spirit connection and has been featured in Women's Day, Redbook, and First For Women magazine. She is the author of Set Free to Live and Come Empty (winner 2016 Golden Scroll Nonfiction Book of the Year and 2016 Illumination Award Gold medalist). She is a member of the Christian Medical and Dental Association and a repeat keynote speaker at their annual gathering. She has shared her tips on merging faith and medicine with over 16,000 health care professionals to encourage the current and next generation of doctors to treat the whole person.