Guest Benjamin John of Christian Concern & the Wilberforce Academy
Our guest for this episode is Benjamin John, Wilberforce Academy Development Officer
Talk Revival Radio Episode 12 with special; guest, Benjamin John of Christian Concern & the Wilberforce Academy
Benjamin John is currently the Development Officer for the Wilberforce Academy a branch of Christian Concern. Christian Concern help Equip you to be an effective ambassador for Jesus Christ in today’s culture. They are passionate about bringing the love, justice, truth, freedom and hope of Jesus Christ to the heart of society and are building a movement of Christians who share that passion. Aware that it’s becoming harder to be a Christian in the UK today, they are at work to make Jesus and his ways known, to protect the freedom to live and speak for Him and empower Christians to be compassionate and courageous ambassadors. They do that by speaking and influencing, by challenging and protecting, and by mobilising and equipping - engaging on a wide range of issues.
Christian Concern have three specialist ministries that complement the wider work: Christian Legal Centre, Wilberforce Academy and Wilberforce Publications.
All the interviews that we do on Talk Revival Radio are important, but if you listen to just one episode make sure its this one! We discuss with Ben many of the controversial issues that most fear to mention in the church today.
Join us next episode when our guest is Brian Thomas, Research Associate with the Institute for Creation Research.
Brian Thomas received a master’s in biotechnology in 1999 from Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, and a Ph.D. in paleobiochemistry in 2019 from the University of Liverpool. He taught junior high and high school at Christian schools in Texas, as well as biology, chemistry, and anatomy as an adjunct and assistant professor at Dallas-area universities. In 2008 Dr. Thomas joined the Institute for Creation Research as a science writer and editor, contributing news and magazine articles, speaking on creation issues, and researching original tissue fossils. He was appointed as Research Associate in 2019. He is the author of Dinosaurs and the Bible and a contributor to Guide to Creation Basics, Creation Basics & Beyond, Guide to Dinosaurs, Guide to the Human Body, Guide to the Universe, and Dinosaurs: God’s Mysterious Creatures. His dissertation, Ancient and Fossil Bone Collagen Remnants, is available in book form.