Intersect: Where Church Meets Culture

Intersect: Where Church Meets Culture


Latest Episodes

“Are We in a Teen Mental Health Crisis? Part 2” -314
April 28, 2021

“Are We in a Teen Mental Health Crisis? Part 2” - During the second half of this interview, Dr. Hanna brings an explicitly Christian perspective on questions of mental health. What can parents do? What should parents be thinking about?

“Are We in a Teen Mental Health Crisis? Part 1” -313
April 28, 2021

“Are We in a Teen Mental Health Crisis? Part 1” - Josh and Betsy interview Dr. Mohab Hanna, child and adolescent psychiatrist and published author, on the question of whether or not we are currently living in a teen mental health crisis. Dr. Hanna,

“Equipping Families in the Trans Discussion” -312
March 29, 2021

“Equipping Families in the Trans Discussion” - The trans discussion is out in the open like never before. Teens today don’t bat an eyelash when other students come out as trans. How can parents and other concerned adults come alongside teens and suppo...

“Understanding the Gender and Trans Debate” -311
March 08, 2021

“Understanding the Gender and Trans Debate”   - With the Equality Act now in the halls of congress, you may be wondering, “What is the state of the gender debate in America?” Josh and Betsy are here to help you understand transgender questions and po...

“What Have You Been Reading?” -310
February 22, 2021

“What Have You Been Reading?”   - In this episode, Josh and Betsy each share about a book that they have been reading recently. Josh shares about the book “Reading While Black” by Dr. Esau McCaulley, and Betsy shares about the book “The Divine Conspi...

“Just Mercy: A Book Review” -309
February 09, 2021

“Just Mercy: A Book Review”   In this episode, Josh and Betsy discuss the book Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson is the founder of Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), and his book has captured the attention of many as he talks about the importance...

“How Can Black and White Christians Model Unity in Divided America?” -308
January 18, 2021

“How Can Black and White Christians Model Unity in Divided America?”   - We live in a polarized country. How can Christians show our witness to the watching world? Pastor Stephen Splawn of First Northeast Baptist Church returns for a second conversat...

“Barriers and Bridges to Racial Unity Among Christians” -307
January 18, 2021

"Barriers and Bridges to Racial Unity Among Christians"   - In this episode, Josh and Betsy sit down with Stephen Splawn, the Pastor of First Northeast Baptist Church in Columbia, to talk about a necessary and controversial topic in America today: ra...

“2020 – What a Year!!!”-306
December 29, 2020

"2020 - What a Year!!!"   - Bonus holiday episode! 2020 has been hard, so Josh and Betsy conclude the year with a light-hearted conversation about different things they have experienced in 2020, including many of their favorite Christmas-related thin...

“Confronting Homelessness in Columbia, SC and Beyond” -305
December 15, 2020

"Confronting Homelessness in Columbia, SC and Beyond"   - In this episode, Josh and Betsy interview Craig Currey, CEO of Transitions Homeless Center in Columbia, SC. Craig dispels common myths about homelessness and provides practical ways that Chris...