Episode 23: Efrem Smith
Join us this week as we talk to Efrem Smith on racial reconciliation and the role we have in it. This is a crucial conversation to have and we hope it challenges you to ask yourself what you are doing to bring about reconciliation where you are.
Pastor Efrem Smith is an internationally recognized leader who uses motivational speaking and preaching to equip people for a life of transformation. He consults on issues of multi-ethnicity, leadership and community development. Pastor Smith is the former- president and CEO of World Impact, an urban mission, church planting and leadership-development organization. He is the current co-lead Pastor of Bayside Church, Midtown. He’s the author of several books, including his latest, “Killing Us Softly.” Pastor Smith is a graduate of Saint John’s University and Luther Theological Seminary. He received an honorary doctor of ministry degree from Ashland Theological Seminary. He’s currently a doctoral student in Church Leadership at Fuller Seminary.
On this episode of Leadership Talks with Banning Liebscher, we talk with founder and Pastor of Radiant Church in Kansas City, David Perkins. He inspires and challenges us to take our prayer lives to a deeper level as we pursue intimacy with God as a Father. In this conversation, David highlights the principle of intimacy before impact giving us practical application for our daily lives.
Episode 22: Bryan and Katie Torwalt
Worship artists, Bryan and Katie Torwalt join us in the studio to talk about their raw and vulnerable new EP, “Praise Before My Breakthrough”. We discuss honesty in worship, walking through difficult seasons, and the power of bold declarations.
Check out their latest release here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/praise-before-my-breakthrough-ep/1441572979
This month’s Leadership Talk with Banning Liebscher is with ministry hero, Jeanne Mayo. Acclaimed by Ministries Today as “America’s Number One Youth Pastor,” Dr. Jeanne Mayo has thrown her heart and passion into youth and young adult ministry for over four decades. Besides her international ministry, Jeanne is privileged to pour her life into the local church. She serves currently as “Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries” at Victory World Church, a thriving body of believers with over 15,000 people in attendance each weekend located right outside Atlanta, GA. She also serves as the Executive Director of Atlanta Leadership College. Jeanne and Banning tackle leadership topics of longevity, mentorship, and overcoming the critics.
Episode 21: Phil Manginelli
Banning sits down with Atlanta area Pastor, Phil Manginelli, to talk about following Jesus in a secular culture. Phil describes the belief system of secularism and points us to a greater hope, a life lived for Christ.