The StoryMen welcome journalist and author Tom Krattenmaker to talk about his new book The Evangelicals You Don’t Know. Tom is a self-proclaimed secular progressive who has a soft-spot for the new Evangelicals. We ask him how he navigates the no-man’s land of the radical middle as he pioneers a new path of civil discourse characterized by mutual respect and friendship. You also have a chance to win a free copy of Tom’s book!
In This Episode
0:00 – Meet Tom Krattenmaker
4:45 – Engaging the Religious Other
11:00 – Focus on the Family and the Secular Confession Booth
17:00 – Living in the Radical Middle
26:00 – Evangelism: The Verdict that Demands Evidence
34:00 – Tom and Jesus
39:00 – The Oklahoma City Tornado
45:30 – Book Giveaway!
JR. lives in Dallas, TX with his wife Amanda. In addition to exploring the wonders that are the Lone Star state, JR. is the teaching pastor at Catalyst Community Church, a writer and blogger. His book, Empathy for the Devil, is available from InterVarsity Press. He's haunted by the Batman, who is in turn haunted by the myth of redemptive violence.