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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

This week our Millennial Round Table show is hosted by Dr. Nick Pitts. He is joined by co-host Kerby Anderson, Grant Skeldon, director of Initiative Network and Kristi Krock, director of Operations at Initiative Network . Together they will talk about issues that the millennial generation are confronted with in our culture. We look forward to hearing your perspective, give us a call at 800-351-1212.

Nick Pitts
Dr. Nick Pitts
Director for Cultural Engagement

J. Nick Pitts serves as the director of cultural engagement at the Denison Forum on Truth and Culture. He came to the Denison Forum in 2014. Nick contributes to the Forum in the areas of geopolitics and popular culture, as well as serving as the editor of the Daily Briefing. He continues work on his doctorate and serves as an…

Guests
Kristi Krock
Director of Operations - Initiative Network
Kristi Krock is an avid fan of the city of Dallas who has helped develop and grow Initiative Network, where she now serves as Director of Operations. She's passionate about local politics, strategy development, and good design. Her hope is to see the Church (all Christians across all aspects of culture) step into their role of pushing back darkness– starting in individual hearts, then moving out to communities and the city. In Dallas as it is in Heaven.
Grant Skeldon
Executive Director - Initiative Network
In response to millennials being labeled noncommittal, cynical, entitled, slacktivists, Grant Skeldon started Initiative Network in order to shift the culture of Dallas by training millennials to be Christ-loving, city-changing, church-investing, disciple-making local missionaries.

Initiative has impacted thousands of young leaders from over 540 different churches across the metroplex. Grant has traveled the globe speaking to over 45,000 pastors, parents, and business leaders on the topic of engaging and empowering millennials. He is currently writing a book that will be published by Zondervan in 2018.

Grant serves on the advisory boards for Harvest America in Dallas and Movement Day Greater Dallas. He is currently a student at Dallas Baptist University. He attends and leads a small group at Mercy Street Church, a multicultural, urban church plant in West Dallas.
Kerby Anderson
Host - Point of View Radio Talk Show
Kerby Anderson has more than 30 years of experience in ministry and currently serves as the President of Probe Ministries as well as Host of Point of View Radio Talk Show.

He graduated from Oregon State University and holds masters degrees from Yale University (science) and Georgetown University (government). He is the author of thirteen books including Signs of Warning Signs of Hope, Moral Dilemmas, Christian Ethics in Plain Language, A Biblical Point of View on Islam, A Biblical Point of View on Homosexuality, A Biblical Point of View on Intelligent Design, A Biblical Point of View on Spiritual Warfare, and Making The Most of Your Money in Tough Times. He is also the editor of many books including: Marriage, Family, & Sexuality and Technology, Spirituality, & Social Trends.

Kerby also serves as a visiting professor at Dallas Theological Seminary, Philadelphia Biblical University, and Temple Baptist Seminary. He has spoken on dozens of university campuses including University of Michigan, Vanderbilt University, Princeton University, Johns Hopkins University, University of Colorado and University of Texas.
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