Faith Matters on KTTZ-FM

Sundays at 5pm

Faith Matters, a ground breaking local program, hosted by Tom McGovern. Faith Matters promises to spark thought and conversation through dynamic dialogue about Faith.

Faith Matters dives into everyday issues. This isn’t church on the radio; this is your friends and neighbors sharing stories of faith and perseverance.  Tom McGovern's distinguished career includes the Professor of Psychiatry at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and Director of the Center for Ethics, Humanities and Spirituality.

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Salem witch trials.
Public Domain

Rebecca Sleeper Irons has roots that run back to the Mayflower. From their settlement on Plymouth, Massachusetts to the Salem Witch trials, Rebecca's mother has traced these stories through history. On this week's Faith Matters, we finish up our two-part series depicting Rebecca's family history.

Jana Hunter visits with Tom McGovern on this episode of Faith Matters. She is currently working on a book depicting the life and legacy of Ted and Betty Dotts.

This week’s guest on Faith Matters is Dr. Robert Salem, chief medical officer emeritus of Covenant Health System.

Dr. Salem reflects on his career of 56 years.

Jack Sacco with his book, "Where the Birds Never Sing."
Kaysie Ellingson

Author Jack Sacco, in his book "Where the Birds Never Sing," tells the tale of an American GI in World War II through the eyes of his father, Joe Sacco--a farm boy who ultimately survived the chaos of Normandy.

He visits with Tom McGovern to share more about his book and his life on this episode of Faith Matters.

Rev. Stephanie Nash
Second Baptist website

Rev. Stephanie Nash, Interim Pastor of Second Baptist Church, shares her journey of how she was called work in the congregation on this episode of Faith Matters