The New Wars of Religion

The New Wars of Religion

 MP3 Don, Cy Kellet, and Karen Moran host Right Here Right Now on Immaculate Heart Radio. Religious freedom: CA bill threatens private schools. Is this a trend? Cops visit the home of an elementary school student who uses the word “brownie”. Don discusses Mary...
DDT, Violent Monkeys, and Friends You Can Rent

DDT, Violent Monkeys, and Friends You Can Rent

MP3 Don sits in with Cy Kellet and Kaylyn Green on The Bright Side Should the ban on the pesticide DDT be lifted? Is a pro-death agenda behind the ban? How do we balance environmental concerns with the need to help people: Could malaria be eliminated? Self-driving...
Dory, Emojis, and Polyamory

Dory, Emojis, and Polyamory

The Don Johnson Show 6-24-16 Lessons for Christians from Finding Dory The Emoji Bible has arrived. Is Polyamory a...
Hipsters, Chick fil A, and Dumb Things Christians Say

Hipsters, Chick fil A, and Dumb Things Christians Say

The Don Johnson Show 6-17-16 Don and Brandon discuss topics from the week, including: Chick Fil A Surprises Some People with Their Response in Orlando Should We Hipsterfy the Gospel? 5 Dumb Things Christians Should Stop Saying When Evil...
Kaylyn and the Knuckleheads

Kaylyn and the Knuckleheads

I had the great pleasure of hosting a bunch of radio shows last week with Cy Kellet and Kaylyn Green. It was a ton of fun! If you are wondering about the post title, at one point during the week we discussed potential names for the show and Kaylyn and the Knuckleheads...
Reasons to Have Kids Before You Are 30

Reasons to Have Kids Before You Are 30

The Don Johnson Show June 10, 2016P3 Don talks about various issues related to the age at which we should try to have kids and then moves to more family related issues, including what priorities we should have for our children. The following links go with the show:...
What Graduation Ceremonies Tell Us About Life

What Graduation Ceremonies Tell Us About Life

The Don Johnson Show, June 3, 2016 Don and Brandon discuss why people still go to events such as graduations and basketball games, even though they end up watching a screen when they get there. Then they relate this phenomenon to how we understand ourselves and our...
Living as a Missionary in America

Living as a Missionary in America

The Don Johnson Show, May 13, 2016 American Christians, you may need to start living like missionaries. The meaninglessness of our political...
Religion, Politics, and Moms

Religion, Politics, and Moms

The Don Johnson Show, May 6, 2016 Don and Brandon discuss the presidential election, Mother’s Day sermons, and Christopher Hitchens’ objections to...
Choosing your Own Identity

Choosing your Own Identity

April 22, 2016 Don and Brandon talk about college students’ view of identity and Barbara Boxer’s view of...
How Not to Find Meaning in Life

How Not to Find Meaning in Life

April 15, 2016 Don and Brandon talk about The Impoliteness of Talking about Religion, the growing Western authoritarianism, and the futility of finding meaning in life through making “authentic”...
Love, Logic, and Lex Luthor

Love, Logic, and Lex Luthor

The Don Johnson Show, 4-8-16 Don is joined by Brandon Ridley to discuss the following stories: I Had an Abortion Because I Love My Son Lex Luthor’s Lousy Logic After 800 Yeas, Oxford Theology Students to Swap Christianity for Feminism, Buddhism, Islam Studies...
Are All Religions Basically the Same?

Are All Religions Basically the Same?

Don fills in on the Right Here Right Now Show and discusses Morgan Freeman’s new mini-series, The Story of God. Hour 1 MP3 Segment 1: National Geographic takes a tour of world religions: Right questions, but gives wrong answers. Segment 2: Caller: Why do you...
How to Evangelize a Post-Christian Culture

How to Evangelize a Post-Christian Culture

The Don Johnson Show, April 1, 2016 Segment 1: Are conservative Christians religious extremists? Segment 2: The Secularization of the West and the rise of a new morality and why young Americans have been getting more anxious and depressed. Segment 3: Interview with...
The Bright Side with Cy Kellet

The Bright Side with Cy Kellet

I’ve had the privilege of sitting in with Cy Kellet a couple of times recently on his Immaculate Heart Radio show: March 2 MP3 Guest: Don Johnson, producer of the movie “Convinced”. Cy and Don discuss Super Tuesday, and the Trump phenomenon. Caller: I think...
Don Guest-Hosts The Patrick Madrid Show

Don Guest-Hosts The Patrick Madrid Show

Hour 1 Don Johnson hosts Patrick Madrid Show, 3-7-16 Hour 1 Former First Lady Nancy Reagan passes; Norman Lear gives a scathing commentary on our country’s political climate. Peyton Manning retires. His secret? Preparation and attention to detail. Should we keep our...
The Problem of Evil

The Problem of Evil

The Don Johnson Show, 3-11-16 Segment 1: Is “non-denominational” still Protestant? Segment 2: Bill Nye the Science Guy doesn’t think philosophy is a worthwhile pursuit, which may explain his poor philosophizing. Segment 3: An L.A. Times reporter...
On Restoring Relationships and Rejuvenating Your Parish

On Restoring Relationships and Rejuvenating Your Parish

The Don Johnson Show, 2-26-16 Don talks to Petty Ledezma of St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Huntington Beach, CA about the Alpha Course and the impact it is having in their community. He also speaks to Matt Fradd, author of Restored: True Stories of Love and Trust after...
The Need for a Few More Truth Tellers

The Need for a Few More Truth Tellers

The Don Johnson Show, 2-19-16 Segment 1: What liberal secular feminists have in common with conservative Christians. Segments 2 and 3: Why we should expect to be scorned by the culture and never apologize for speaking truth. Segment 4: Creation, the fall, and how...
On Football, Marriage, and the New Evangelization

On Football, Marriage, and the New Evangelization

The Don Johnson Show 2-5-16 Segment 1: Former NFL star Antwaan Randal El says if he could go back, he wouldn’t play football. Segment 2: Interview with Jim Papandrea, author of Handed Down: The Catholic Faith of the Early Christians Segment 3: More marks of a...