Thank God for Evolution
Airs October 2, 4, 5, 6, 16, 18, 19, 20
Are religion and evolution mutually exclusive? On this Issues of Faith, Rev. Michael Dowd talks about his struggle with that question and his book Thank God for Evolution. Rev. Dowd shares insight into the manner in which all religions are currently debating the theory of evolution and how this issue could impact every believer in every faith.
Operation Christmas Child / Africa University
Airs October 9, 11, 12, 13, 23, 25, 26, 27
How are faith groups in the Nashville area reaching out to others overseas? On Issues of Faith, learn more about the Samaritan's Purse ministry and their work delivering shoeboxes full of toys and necessities to children overseas. Plus, learn more about Africa University in Zimbabwe and how it is connected to Methodist churches in our area.
For more information about Operation Christmas Child and Samaritan's Purse, visit www.SamaritansPurse.org or call 1-800-353-5949. If you would like to fill a shoebox for a child, remember that national collection week is November 17-24, 2008.