Dr. Thomas Howard: Former Episcopalian – The Journey Home Program

February 5, 2001 | no responses

Marcus and Dr. Howard answer open-line questions for the audience. Thomas Howard was raised in a prominent Evangelical home (his sister is well-known author and former missionary Elisabeth Elliot), became Episcopalian in his mid-twenties, then entered the Catholic Church in 1985, at the age of fifty. Dr. Howard is an English professor (recently retired, after […]

Jeff Childers: Former Church of Christ – The Journey Home Program

January 29, 2001 | no responses

Jeff comes from a committed Church of Christ background. At the age of 9 he gave his life to Christ and was baptized for the forgiveness of his sins. As a teenager he studied to be a preacher under the tutelage of his pastor. For two years he ministered full-time as a minister. His journey […]

Bill & Lisanne Bales: Former Presbyterians – The Journey Home Program

August 18, 2000 | no responses

Lisanne was a dyed in the wool pagan for the first 20 years of her life. Bill was brought up in the Presbyterian Church but no relationship with Christ. He came to a personal relationship with Christ reading the Gospels while recuperating from major surgery. He met Lisanne and gently led her to Jesus. Together […]

David Utsler: Former Charismatic Episcopal Priest – The Journey Home Program

June 30, 2000 | no responses

David wasn’t raised in a Christian home. He knew what the Gospel was through the witness of his grandmother. In his senior year in high school he had a radical conversion to Jesus Christ. Within six months he felt a call to full-time ministry. He went to Bible College and was ordained a Non-denominational Charismatic […]

Dr. William Marshner: Former Lutheran – The Journey Home Program

July 2, 1999 | no responses

Marcus and Dr. Marshner answer open-line questions of the audience. Born in Baltimore, Dr. Marshner was raised in the Lutheran Church. He pursued his undergraduate studies at Gettysburg College as a pre-ministerial student. An interest in Old Testament exegesis led him to postpone entry into the Lutheran seminary in order to pursue a degree at […]

Mark Shea: Former Baptist – The Journey Home Program

May 7, 1999 | no responses

Marcus and Mark answer open-line questions of the Journey Home audience. Mark says he is a double-jump convert. Having been reared, more or less, as an agnostic pagan, he became a Non-denominational Evangelical in 1979, and entered the Catholic Church in 1987. Mark is the author of the book “By What Authority?: An Evangelical Discovers […]

Dr. Kenneth Craycraft: Former Church of Christ – The Journey Home Program

July 17, 1998 | no responses

Ken was not brought up in a Christian home but as a teen met Jesus through the Church of Christ. While in college and graduate school he began to want to know where the Bible came from. How did the canon of Holy Scripture develop. As he delved into these issues he came to realize […]

Dr. Jim & Sally Shelton: Former Charismatic Episcopal Minister & Wife – The Journey Home Program

July 10, 1998 | no responses

Jim was baptized and reared Pentecostal Holiness. He attended Oral Roberts University and then earned a Ph.D. in New Testament from Stirling University, in Scotland. Sally was brought up in the Open Bible church but became Pentecostal after meeting Jim. Between 1978 – 1993 they bother were Methodists. In 1993, Jim was ordained a priest […]