Governor Bill Haslam: A Faithful Presence in Politics

Whether you are finding yourself over-invested in or completely jaded by the drama of American politics, this is the episode for you. Bill Haslam is the former Mayor of Knoxville and Governor of Tennessee and the author of "Faithful Presence and the Peril of Faith in the Public Square."

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Whether you are finding yourself over-invested in or completely jaded by the drama of American politics, this is the episode for you. Bill Haslam is the former Mayor of Knoxville and Governor of Tennessee and the author of “Faithful Presence and the Peril of Faith in the Public Square.” For Governor Haslam, the work of the Christian in politics is to exercise faithful presence — neither withdrawing nor assimilating with the broader culture. Haslam offers refreshing, and often surprising insights from his own experience in politics, and invites us to ask “how do we [as Christians] act in a different way [in politics] so that we really are salt and light in the public square?

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