Air Date: January 11, 2012
Host: Vic Eliason
Vic began this edition of Crosstalk by addressing the following stories:
–South Dakota’s Daily Republic newspaper reports that 33 churches in the state have left the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in the past two years in protest to the move to allow homosexual clergy.
–Atheists run ad campaign claiming Christianity is a myth.
–Atheist’s win Fort Bragg’s consent for a godless festival.
–Atheist’s in the military demand their own chaplains.
–Washington National Cathedral is now a center for the world’s religions.
–Rock singer Lady Gaga claims to have “hung out” with Jesus.
–Denver Bronco’s quarterback Tim Tebow, who touts John 3:16, threw for exactly 316 yards in his overtime victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
–Singer Justin Bieber opens up regarding the subject of religious beliefs.
–A Michigan pastor has opened a tattoo parlor inside his church.
In light of these and other challenges facing the Church and our nation, Vic asked listeners if they had to pick out a single verse of Scripture to govern the life of the Christian in 2012, what would it be?