“Come Sunday” — produced by Ira Glass with This American Life and Netflix — is the true story of the successful preacher, evangelist, and revivalist Carlton Pearson. He led a mega-church in Oklahoma founded on fundamentalist, evangelical teachings, but came to the conclusion in the early 2000’s that Hell is not real and began preaching [...]
We are excited to announce that our Westar on the Road video won a Wilbur Award for excellence in communicating religious faith. The video conveys the history, values, and goals of Westar as we enhance our commitment to advancing religious literacy. Read more about our video and the award here.
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