TODAY’S GUEST: Lee Webb, Host of Renewing Your Mind with Dr. R. C. Sproul, heard weekday mornings at 8:30 am on WMUZ-AM 1200 The Salt of Detroit. Lee is known for his tenured career in television journalism. He is now the vice president of broadcasting for Ligonier Ministries and host of Renewing Your Mind with R.C. Sproul. He is also an ordained elder in the Presbyterian Church in America.
Lee Webb’s “Farewell Video” after two decades with the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN)
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“We’re all so restless and in a rush. Have you been to a baseball game recently? You can fly in a hot-air balloon from Chicago to San Diego—and then take a covered wagon back across the Rockies—in the time it takes to play the average baseball game. I’m serious. My neighbor took his 4-year-old to a double-header this summer. By the time they got home, the kid was 6.”
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- “From the time she arrived in 2013, the Rev. Jill McCrory had seen the congregation at Twinbrook Baptist Church, the progressive Baptist church she pastors, ebb and flow but never reach more than several dozen faithful in the pews that could hold far more. So the multiracial, LGBT-affirming congregation in this Washington suburb made a tough decision: Its church will close.”
- “We threw the doors open wide, proclaiming us as a welcoming and affirming church. And we drew some folks, but bottom line, this church, I believe, was created for a certain time and a certain group. And, it just couldn’t outgrow that.”