How Being an Evangelist Helped Lead Me to Catholicism

How Being an Evangelist Helped Lead Me to Catholicism

I was recently asked by my pastor to say a few words about my conversion at Mass. Here is what I shared: It is a great privilege to be here today, and certainly not something I would have imagined just a few short years ago. Thank you for letting me share briefly...
Almost Here

Almost Here

At long last, the end is in sight! Convinced is nearing the end of post production and we will have an official release date by mid-July. Stay...
On Authority and Accountability

On Authority and Accountability

The Don Johnson Show, 10-24-14 Don and Brandon answer a listener email about where Christians find a basis for authority and accountability.  
Too Cool to Be Christian

Too Cool to Be Christian

The Don Johnson Show 10-17-14 Don and Brandon break down a segment from Orange is the New Black and answer listener email about Don’s conversion to Catholicism, among other topics. Links to go with the show: Smarter than Thou by Charles C.W. Cooke From...
Convinced

Convinced

Why would anyone become Catholic? That’s the question I set out to answer in my new documentary Convinced. It tells the story of several Catholic converts, myself included, who found truth, beauty, and fulfillment in an unexpected place. Below is the first...
Too Cool to Be Christian

On Becoming Catholic

October 3, 2014 In this podcast, Don talks about his decision to enter the Catholic Church and what that will mean for his ministry.  
How Not to Talk to an Atheist

How Not to Talk to an Atheist

June 20, 2014 Don and Brandon break down Ralph Reed’s interview on Real Time with Bill Maher. Some links to go with the show: Bill Maher vs. Ralph Reed by Fr. Robert Barron The Case for Soft Atheism by Gary Gutting The Danger of Soft Atheism by Fr. Robert...
Too Cool to Be Christian

Why Atheists Become Christians

The Don Johnson Show, 5-23-14 Don and Brandon discuss the conversion process from atheism to Christianity. While every story is unique, there are some aspects of the journey that seem to pop up again and again. Some links to go with the show: Journey from Atheism by...
Too Cool to Be Christian

I Feel Good About Doing It, Therefore it is Right

May 9, 2014 Don and Brandon discuss filming one’s own abortion to show the world how cool it is. They also answer a listener email about why God seems to make different contracts with different people at various times in history and how we know what rules to...
How Not to Talk to an Atheist

Why The Same-Sex Marriage Debate is More Important Than You Think

The Don Johnson Show 4-25-14 Don and Brandon discuss some aspects of the debate over same-sex marriage. Don argues that the discussion is ultimately about competing religions; it is an argument over who we should worship. Some links to go with the show: The Rise of...
Roundup of Noah Reviews and Commentary

Roundup of Noah Reviews and Commentary

The smoke is beginning to clear, and Noah is already receding from the public consciousness. Here is a quick recap of some of my favorite articles, videos, and podcasts relating to the movie. Noah – The Emperor’s New Movie by Barbara Nicolosi Sympathy for...
How Should Christians Interact with Pop Culture?

How Should Christians Interact with Pop Culture?

The Don Johnson Show, 4-4-14 Don and Brandon talk with Calvin Moore of The Christian Manifesto about the debate surrounding Noah and discuss some principles for effectively interacting with pop culture.
How the Noah Movie Distorts the Truth about God

How the Noah Movie Distorts the Truth about God

Let’s get something out of the way up front. I think it is great that Hollywood is making biblically themed movies and it doesn’t bother me at all that they take liberties with the text. To make a film, they have to add some extra-biblical content. So I really don’t...
7 Reasons I Enjoyed God’s Not Dead

7 Reasons I Enjoyed God’s Not Dead

  I took my very-soon-to-be-teenage daughter to God’s Not Dead last night. Is it a perfect film? Of course not. (Calvin Moore has a good take on some of the movie’s weaknesses here.) But the bottom line is that I’m glad we went. It was a good reminder of some...
Lessons in Evangelism from St. Patrick

Lessons in Evangelism from St. Patrick

As a full time evangelist, I am always interested in learning about successful missionary endeavors. I love to find out what other people have done (or not done) to reach the lost so that I may learn and possibly incorporate new principles into my own ministry. That...
Interview with Urban Apologist Calvin Moore

Interview with Urban Apologist Calvin Moore

The Don Johnson Show, 3-6,-14 Don talks with Calvin Moore, senior editor of The Christian Manifesto. Calvin also ministers in urban Detroit and hosts several podcasts, including Apologetics in the City.
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