Jon Camp, Vegan Outreach, April 24 – May 1

Jon Camp reached a milestone this Spring.  On March 28th, 2014 on the campus of the University of Georgia, he handed out his one millionth booklet.  For the past ten years he has been seeking to end cruelty to animals one flier at at time.   He finished this Spring’s tour at the ETSU campus.  I caught up  with him and we talked about the work of Vegan Outreach, factory farms, and the importance of changing attitudes and practices toward animals.

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Thursday, April 24th at 8 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Saturday, April 26th at 1 pm on KZUM, 89.3.
Sunday, April 27th at noon on WEHC, 90.7.
Sunday, April 27th at 1230 pm on WHAN, 1430 AM/102.9 FM
Sunday, April 27th at 2 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Monday, April 29th at 1 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Wednesday, April 30th at 6:30 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Via podcast beginning May 1st.

Bart Ehrman, How Jesus Became God, April 17-23

Just in time for Easter, an historian’s look at Jesus and how he was turned into a divine figure by those who believed in him.   Bart Ehrman (Facebook, Twitterreturns to Religion For Life to discuss his new book, How Jesus Became God:  The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee.  This book is a fascinating look at the theological development of the Jewish preacher, Jesus.   We talk about the various ways ancients thought about the divine as well as how Jesus was believed to fit those models and how visions borne of grief turned into proclamations of resurrection.   Join me as I speak with one of the foremost scholars of the historical Jesus!

How-Jesus-became-God_home Will The Real Jesus Please Rise?  A Four-Part Series Beginning May 17

Thursday, April 17th at 8 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Saturday, April 19th at 1 pm on KZUM, 89.3.
Sunday, April 20th at noon on WEHC, 90.7.
Sunday, April 20th at 1230 pm on WHAN, 1430 AM/102.9 FM
Sunday, April 20th at 2 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Monday, April 22nd at 1 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Wednesday, April 23rd at 6:30 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Via podcast beginning April 24th. 

Chris Stedman, Faitheist, April 10 – April 16

Chris Stedman (Facebook, Twitter) is the Assistant Humanist Chaplain at Harvard University and the author of Faitheist:  How An Atheist Found Common Ground with The Religious.   He spoke to me on Religion For Life about coming out, his journey through religion, embracing atheism, and what he learned from his grandmother!

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Thursday, April 10th at 8 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Saturday, April 12th at 1 pm on KZUM, 89.3.
Sunday, April 13th at noon on WEHC, 90.7.
Sunday, April 13th at 1230 pm on WHAN, 1430 AM/102.9 FM
Sunday, April 13th at 2 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Monday, April 15th at 1 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Wednesday, April 16th at 6:30 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Via podcast beginning April 17th.

Galen Guengerich, God Revised, April 3 – 9

Religion needs an upgrade.   Galen Guengerich, senior minister of All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church in New York City has authored a book to help religion on its evolving journey.  God Revised:  How Religion Must Evolve in A Scientific Age engages the question of God.    How to speak of God beyond supernatural theism.

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Thursday, April 3rd at 8 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Saturday, April 5th at 1 pm on KZUM, 89.3.
Sunday, April 6th at noon on WEHC, 90.7.
Sunday, April 6th at 1230 pm on WHAN, 1430 AM/102.9 FM
Sunday, April 6th at 2 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Monday, April 8th at 1 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Wednesday, April 9th at 6:30 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Via podcast beginning April 10th.