How to Deal with that “Forever Empty” Feeling

How to Deal with that “Forever Empty” Feeling

October 10, 2015 In the first broadcast on the Immaculate Heart Radio Network, Don talks to former atheist professor Holly Ordway about how she became Catholic and discusses why even the most successful people struggle with emptiness in their lives. Links to go with...
One Major Key to Successful Relationships

One Major Key to Successful Relationships

For Valentine's Day, Breakpoint re-broadcast an excellent Chuck Colson commentary on the history of the celebration and the relationship between romantic love and sacrifice. After  explaining how the day was originally all about men who were killed for their faith,...
Five Ways We Try to Deal with the Problem of Longing

Five Ways We Try to Deal with the Problem of Longing

“Underneath everything in your life there is that thing, that empty — forever empty. You know what I'm talking about?” - Louis C.K. to Conan O'Brien Considering that over 5 million people have viewed this interview on YouTube, I think the answer is clearly, "Yes!" We...
The Difference Between Leisure and Mindless Entertainment

The Difference Between Leisure and Mindless Entertainment

The Don Johnson Show, 10-25-13 Don and Brandon answer listener emails regarding: Whether or not God placed individual species of animals around the world all at one time. What it looks like to strive after the good, true, and beautiful and whether or not that means...
Not the Real Thing

Not the Real Thing

The Don Johnson Show, 8-30-13 Would people still take vacations if they didn't get to post pictures of their adventures on facebook? In this episode, Don and Brandon discuss that and more, including Don's new book How to Talk to a Skeptic: An Easy to Follow Guide to...
Terrorism and the Search for Meaning

Terrorism and the Search for Meaning

The Don Johnson Show, 4-29-13 Don discusses the idea that the Boston Marathon bombers may have been motivated to become Islamists because it provided their life some meaning. He analyzes the various ways people respond to the void we all feel in our hearts. Some links...