Warren Cole Smith

Warren is the host of WORLD Radio’s Listening In. He previously served as WORLD's vice president and associate publisher. He currently serves as president of MinistryWatch and has written or co-written several books, including Restoring All Things: God's Audacious Plan to Change the World Through Everyday People. Warren resides in Charlotte, N.C. Follow him on Twitter @WarrenColeSmith.

Growing up Schaeffer

Religion | Crazy for God is a tell-all memoir in the best and worst sense
by Warren Cole Smith
Posted 10/13/07, 12:00 am

Frank Schaeffer has long been l'enfant terrible of the evangelical world.

The son of Francis Schaeffer, for years known as "Franky" Schaeffer, is-now that he's approaching 60-no longer l'enfant. But, as his new book Crazy for God makes clear, he remains terrible, in both the best and worst senses of that word.

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A shot across the bow

Politics | Religious conservatives signal the GOP they may not wait for a pro-abortion candidate to win the nomination
by Warren Cole Smith
Posted 10/13/07, 12:00 am

SALT LAKE CITY- Bob Fischer, a furniture store owner from Sioux Falls, S.D., opened the Saturday meeting on Sept. 29 by saying he was a "nobody, just a business guy. My heroes are in this room."

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FOCUSED ON RECONCILIATION: Dhynes outside the home built by his great-grandfather.

Home again

Israel | A Palestinian Christian finds a way to be at peace in Jerusalem
by Warren Cole Smith
Posted 10/13/07, 12:00 am

JERUSALEM-Allyn Dhynes' ancestral home is a two-story stone mansion in booming downtown Jerusalem. It sits on some of the most expensive real estate in the Middle East, just across the street from the iconic King David Hotel, with its fully restored rooms routinely going for more than $300 a night. Nearby, high-rise condominium units a fraction the size of this home sell for more than $1 million.

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