The State of Human Trafficking

September 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, NAE President Leith Anderson and Gary Haugen, founder and CEO of International Justice Mission, discuss what’s going on with human trafficking today, as well as: What led Gary to start a Christian ministry to restrain violence; The relationship between proper law enforcement and poverty; How local police and governments respond to IJM’s …

How to Be a Money-wise Christian

August 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, Leith and Brad discuss: How to think about money from a biblical perspective; What to do when you feel financially stuck; How the student loan crisis stifles callings; and The differences between good and bad borrowing. For more information about the NAE’s initiative to provide solutions for pastors and churches, visit NAEfinancialhealth.org. Read …

Faith and Foreign Aid

July 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, you’ll hear NAE President Leith Anderson and Rich Stearns, president of World Vision U.S., discuss: What is included in foreign aid and how the U.S. program got started; How foreign aid furthers the ministry of World Vision and other Christian organizations; What roles the government and churches should play in helping the poor; and …

Today’s Women’s Ministry

June 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, you’ll hear Rebekah share: How her personal experience with a panic disorder impacts her ministry to women; Why it’s important to have separate, specific ministries for women; What churches can do to incorporate women into the mission of the church; and Why national women leaders need to be connected to the local church. …

Prayer in America — What’s Happening & What Should We Do

May 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, you’ll also hear Leith Anderson, NAE president, and Daniel Henderson, president of Strategic Renewal, discuss: The definition of prayer; Practical tips for making prayer a priority; Why it’s important to pray with others; and What churches can to do to cultivate an atmosphere of prayer in their congregation. Read a Portion of the …

Challenges for Christian Colleges

April 15, 2017 ...

In Today’s Conversation podcast, Leith Anderson talks with Shirley Hoogstra about the challenges and opportunities of Christian colleges, including: Recent case studies challenging the religious freedom of Christian colleges, particularly as it relates to biblical marriage and LGBT rights; Innovative approaches providing more opportunities for Christian college students; Advice for college presidents in their unique place of ministry; …

Our Refugee Crisis

March 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, you’ll hear Leith Anderson, NAE president, and Scott Arbeiter, World Relief president, discuss: How the U.S. refugee vetting process differs from European countries; Our country’s response to the refugee crisis thus far; Whether the United States should prioritize persecuted Christians who are refugees; and How reductions in refugees to the United States will …

What’s Up With Mormons?

February 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, you’ll hear from a former Mormon, now evangelical leader in Utah on: The main distinctives between historical, biblical Christianity and Mormonism; A dialogue approach with Mormons; What Mormons and evangelicals have in common; and How the LDS church has changed in the last decade and where it’s headed. Read a Portion of the …

What White Christians Need to Know About Black Churches

January 15, 2017 ...

In this podcast, you’ll hear Bishop Alexander, a leader in the African American church, share: How African American Christians think about racism; What prevents black Christians from attending predominately white churches; How the black church can teach the white church; and What excites him about the future of the black church. Read a Portion of …

Behind Christian Music

December 15, 2016 ...

In this podcast, you’ll hear two veterans of Christian music share: The joys and challenges of this unique ministry space; How they stay connected with the Body of Christ while on tours; The ways in which the industry has changed in the past two decades; and Advice for young artists. Read a Portion of the Transcript Leith: …