The Way Home: Tony Reinke on how technology is changing us

Have you stopped to consider what that square piece of technology in your pocket might be doing to you? Have you thought of the ways new forms of media change the way we see ourselves and others? As someone who is in constant reach of his iPhone, I have been interested in learning about ways in which our use of smart phones are affecting life in good and bad ways. This is why I was excited to have my friend Tony Reinke on the podcast to discuss his important new book, 12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You. This book is a must-read and it sobered and convicted me in many ways. It's a book that doesn't, however, shame you for your technology use nor does it advocate a kind of retreat from the world as some do. Rather it asks important questions and offers a theology of technology. Tony is a...

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The Way Home: Trillia Newbell on discussing difficult issues with her kids

How can parents initiate conversations with their kids about difficult issues? Issues like race, gender identity, sexuality, and technology? Trillia Newbell joins me to discuss her new children's book on human dignity, her own unique story as a black women in an interracial marriage, and how she talks to her kids about the world. Trillias is the director of community outreach for ERLC and is a widely published author and sought-after speaker. Her latest book is Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God's Good Gifts. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @trillianewbell Website: trillianewbell.com Book: Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God's Good Gifts If you are a parent, a pastor, a student pastor, you will want to attend our ERLC National Conference on Christ-Centered Parenting. Use the discount code WAYHOME for an additional 20% off....

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The Way Home: Chap Bettis on teaching kids about Jesus

What does it mean for parents to disciple their children? Can ordinary Christian parents teach their kids about Jesus? A veteran pastor and teacher joins us to talk parenting. Chap Bettis is the author of The Disciple-Making Parent: A Comprehensive Guidebook for Raising Your Children to Love and Follow Jesus Christ. He is also a frequent conference speaker and executive director of The Apollos Project, a ministry dedicated to helping families pass the gospel to their children. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @chapbettis Website: theapollosproject.com Book: The Disciple-Making Parent: A Comprehensive Guidebook for Raising Your Children to Love and Follow Jesus Christ If you are a parent, a pastor, a student pastor, you will want to attend our ERLC National Conference on Christ-Centered Parenting. Use the discount code WAYHOME for an additional 20% off....

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The Way Home: VeggieTales founder Phil Vischer talks parenting

How can parents teach their kids the real story of Scripture? The founder of VeggieTales talks children's discipleship, theology and creativity, and what he learned from the rise and fall of a Christian media company. Phil is the founder of Big Idea Productions, Jellyfish Labs, and the creator and storyteller behind VeggieTales and What's in the Bible. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @philvischer and @WhatsintheBible Website: philvischer.com and whatsinthebible.com Book: Me, Myself, and Bob: A True Story About Dreams, God, and Talking Vegetables If you are a parent, a pastor, a student pastor, you will want to attend our ERLC National Conference on Christ-Centered Parenting. Use the discount code WAYHOME for an additional 20% off....

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