Media Talk 101 Turns 10!

Media Talk 101 Turns 10!

Ten years ago this month the ministry of Media Talk 101 became an official nonprofit organization. I was also writing a book at the time and preparing a seminar, which both got a humble launch at a small church in downtown Chicago. I was glad to be assisted by Rhett...

Media That Doesn’t Acknowledge God

  Dear Phillip, Thanks for the newsletter. One thing I’ve been learning recently in regards to media is that one danger that often goes unnoticed is simply “godless thinking.” I can watch a show, commercial, or movie with blatant sin in it and...

Convicted About My Media Habits

Hey Phillip, I really feel like your ministry is reaching people and making a difference, I know because it has made quite an impact on me over the past few years. Through your ministry I am convicted more and more about my media habits and I have made changes in my...

Music Was My Stumbling Block

Hi Mr.Telfer, Listening attentively to your presentation, I began to gain a more comprehensive understanding of the truth that you are advocating. You have used the term ‘media discernment’ so many times, and I think that I grasped the general meaning of...

Time to Clean House

Dear Phillip, I have made a lot of progress in media discernment. I remember when you first came to my school. Honestly, the first time I heard your message I just blew it off, but after a couple weeks it kept eating away at me and finally I decided it was time to...

Tendency to be Obnubilated

  Good evening Phillip, We have not had television for some time (about three years) though it is possible for us to punctually put up and an antenna for watching a special event. I was a TV dependent adolescent and have to this day the tendency to be obnubilated...