As dad to three kids, I love to drive them to school as a regular part of our routine. We talk, listen to audiobooks, finish any last-minute homework, and pray together before I drop them off. In October 2018, I had just left the school when I thought, "There ought to be a short podcast for families and for individuals to focus on God's Word while driving." In the Word, On the Go.
Whether you're taking the subway or driving to work, school, church, ballgames, stores, or practices, this podcast offers an interview with pastors, teachers, or authors, in which they're asked about one of their favorite verses of Scripture. One verse for ten minutes—it's a devotional thought and conversation starter while you go about your day.
Champ Thornton serves at Ogletown Baptist Church in Delaware. He has pastored in South Carolina and served as director of SOMA, a ministry training school in Columbus, OH. He is also the author of The Radical Book for Kids, Pass It On: A Proverbs Journal for the Next Generation, and God's Love: A Bible Storybook. Champ and his wife, Robben, have been married since 1996 and have three children. You can learn more at his website: champthornton.com.