Season 1, Episode 4 – Daniel Karslake
Join Carol Howard Merritt and Bruce Reyes-Chow as they welcome film director and producer Daniel Karslake to discuss his documentary For The Bible Tells Me So. For the Bible Tells Me So tells the stories of Bible believing Christian parents as they learn how to be the parents of homosexual children.
This episode features the music of Kevin MacLeod.
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Some highlights from this episode:
0:01: Carol Howard Merritt speaks with pastor Lara Blackwood Pickrel about an odd experience she had dealing with biblical interpretation
5:25: Carol introduces the theme of the episode and Daniel Karslake
7:45: Daniel Karslake shares how he decided to make the film, For the Bible Tells Me So
15:25: Karslake shares about his faith formation
16:20: Karslake shares
20:35: Bruce and Carol reflect on Part 1 of Karslake interview
35:18: Karslake shares what surprised him in making this film: “Conservative Christians are really lovely, loving people.”
38:50: Karslake shares about the responses to the film
47:15: Karslake shares about the Reitan family’s press conference outside Focus on the Family headquarters
51:25: Bruce and Carol reflect on Part 2 of Karslake interview
1:01:25: Promo for next week’s episode: Bruce speaks with Lara Blackwood Pickrel and Heather Godsey about their new book Oh God, Oh God, Oh God!: Young Adults Speak Out About Sexuality and Christianity