Michael McAfee Appears on BetterWorldians Radio to Discuss Museum of the Bible

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Museum to highlight the Green Collection, now on display in Philadelphia

BetterWorldians Radio Guest, Michael McAfee of Museum of the Bible

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“We believe that when the Bible has been properly applied to life, it makes the world a better place… Not only has it changed the world in the past, but it has the power to change the world again, today.” - Michael McAfee

BetterWorldians Radio today announced that Michael McAfee, Director of Bible Engagement at the Museum of the Bible, is a featured guest on the online show and podcast (BetterWorldiansRadio.com). BetterWorldians Radio inspires with the people and ideas that are making the world a better place.

McAfee discussed the Museum of the Bible, which is currently being built in Washington, D.C. It will provide guests with an immersive and personalized experience as they explore the history, narrative, and impact of the Bible. “We believe that when the Bible has been properly applied to life, it makes the world a better place… Not only has it changed the world in the past, but it has the power to change the world again, today,” said McAfee.

The museum will house the Green Collection, a compilation of 40,000 objects that includes some of the rarest and most significant biblical texts and artifacts, from the Dead Sea Scrolls to Elvis Presley’s Bible.

BetterWorldians Radio co-host Ray Hansell said, “We had a personal tour of the Verbum Domini II exhibit currently on display here in Philadelphia which gave us a glimpse at some of the remarkable artifacts of the Green Collection. It was moving to be in the presence of just these few antiquities that have shaped the course of human history. The experience of the entire museum is sure to be extraordinary.”

Verbum Domini II: God’s Word Goes Out to the Nations is a special exhibit celebrating the World Meeting of Families Congress and the visit of Pope Francis to the United States. It is on display at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia through Saturday, September 26th.

The Museum of the Bible is set to open to the public in November 2017.

BetterWorldians Radio has featured guests such as entrepreneur and author Bob Buford, CURE International CEO Dale Brantner, and the President of World Vision U.S., Richard Stearns. To access the show and other episodes, go to BetterWorldiansRadio.com.

About Museum of the Bible:
Museum of the Bible (museumoftheBible.org) invites all people to engage with the Bible through museum exhibits and scholarly pursuits, including artifact research, education initiatives and an international museum opening late 2017 in Washington, D.C. The 430,000-square-foot, $400 million Museum of the Bible, dedicated to the impact, history and narrative of the Bible, will be located three blocks from the U.S. Capitol.

About Michael McAfee:
As Director of Bible Engagement, Michael McAfee serves as a convener for nonprofit organizations, faith leaders and other institutions that join with the museum in strategic partnership. Through special events, public speaking engagements, writing and other marketing opportunities, McAfee develops brand relationships with key groups and individuals on the museum’s behalf. McAfee also helps to create online tools and resources for organizations to learn more about Museum of the Bible initiatives. He oversees a team of marketing specialists who support the mission of the museum through various communications channels and platforms. He first joined Museum of the Bible in 2013 to help promote the Green Collection, one of the world’s largest private collections of rare biblical texts and artifacts, and was named director of Bible engagement in 2015. Today McAfee speaks to audiences around the country as an awareness ambassador for Museum of the Bible. McAfee earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma. He and his wife, Lauren, live in Oklahoma City.

About BetterWorldians Radio:
BetterWorldians Radio is an online show and podcast available at BetterWorldiansRadio.com. BetterWorldians Radio is hosted by Ray, MarySue and Gregory Hansell, the family team that created the popular game on Facebook, A Better World. This game rewards players for doing good deeds while helping to raise money and awareness for charities. Over 3 million people have performed over 35 million good deeds in A Better World to date. BetterWorldians Radio is produced in Wayne, PA.

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