Listening In


Listening In

Listening In is a half hour interview program that features discussions with newsmakers and thought leaders, hosted by Warren Smith. Listening In goes beyond talking points, for real and in-depth conversation. Each week, Warren chooses knowledgeable guests and meaningful topics, and brings a depth and level of candor not often found in mainstream media. In this way, Listening In personalizes the stories and perspectives of its guests, resulting in highly engaging and memorable programming. You’ll hear conversations with popular musicians, Christian thought leaders, makers of movies and television, respected authors, and key political leaders.

Nov
16
A conversation with John and Ashely Marsh

This week, Warren Smith talks with a couple that believes small-town America is on the verge of what they call not 'revitalization,' but 'redemptification.' John and Ashely Marsh are beginning that process in their own hometown of Opelika, Alabama.

Nov
9
A conversation with Kenneth Barnes

This week, Warren Smith talks with author Kenneth Barnes about his new book, Redeeming Capitalism.

Nov
2
A conversation with Katy Hutson

This week, Warren Smith talks with poet, songwriter, musician, and cancer survivor Katy Bowser Hutson.

Oct
26
A conversation with Gene Fant

This week, Warren Smith talks with the president of North Greenville University and the author of The Liberal Arts: A Student's Guide, Dr. Gene Fant.

Oct
19
A conversation with Walter Strickland

This week, Warren Smith talks with theologian and the associate vice president for kingdom diversity initiatives at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Walter Strickland.

Oct
12
A conversation with Mark Sanford

This week Warren Smith talks with congressman and formerSouth Carolina Governor Mark Sanford.

Oct
5
A conversation with Daniel Darling

This week, Warren Smith talks with author, pastor, and ministry leader Daniel Darling.

Sep
28
A conversation with Jason Janz

This week, Warren Smith talks with pastor and ministry leader Jason Janz.

Sep
21
A conversation with Ligon Duncan

This week, Warren Smith talks with Ligon Duncan, the president of Reformed Theological Seminary.

Sep
14
Conversations about Unbroken: Path to Redemption

This week, Warren Smith talks with people associated with the new movie, Unbroken: Path to Redemption, about the life of Louis Zamperini.

Sep
7
A conversation with Russell Moore

This week, Warren Smith talks with author, speaker, and the president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention Dr. Russell Moore.

Aug
31
A conversation with Karen Swallow Prior

This week, Warren Smith talks with author, speaker, and Liberty University professor Karen Swallow Prior.

Aug
24
A conversation with David Cunningham

This week, Warren Smith talks with filmmaker David Cunningham.

Aug
17
A conversation with Ken Boa

This week, Warren Smith talks with author and speaker Ken Boa about how to read a movie.

Aug
10
A conversation with Matt Chandler

This week, WORLD Radio's J.C. Derrick talks with pastor and author Matt Chandler.

Aug
3
A conversation with Philip Sandifer

This week, Warren Smith talks with singer, songwriter, producer, and worship leader Philip Sandifer.

Jul
27
A conversation with Alan Crippen

This week, Warren Smith talks with the American Bible Society's Alan Crippen.

Jul
20
A conversation with James Brown and Victoria Jackson

This week, Warren Smith talks with sportscaster and entrepreneur James Brown and Saturday Night Live alumnus Victoria Jackson.

Jul
13
A conversation with Bruce Ashford

This week, Warren Smith talks with Bruce Ashford, the provost at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Ashford recently wrote a book called Letters to An American Christian, in which he offers advice to a hypothetical college student.

Jul
6
A conversation with J.D. Greear

This week, Warren Smith talks with author, pastor, and the new president of the Southern Baptist Convention, J.D. Greear.