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Past Programs


May 21, 2018

My Pastor Made The Difference

​My Pastor made the difference. As pastors around the country converge on Moody Bible Institute, it’s your chance to give a story about the difference your pastor made in your life. We hear so much about problem pastors or church struggles—and those are real. But what about a pastor who walked alongside you at a difficult time? Do you have a story like that? Share your story and don’t miss the encouragement on Chris Fabry Live.

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May 18, 2018

Your Part-Time Job

​What’s your part time job? Chris wants to hear what you do on a part time basis—or maybe as a volunteer. Did you choose this because you need some extra money—or are you devoting time simply because you love it? You’ll meet a friend of mine who does technical work on the sidelines for the NFL. Maybe you’ll get an idea or two on how you can break into some part time position. Don’t miss this edition of Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 17, 2018

Parents Rising

​A lot of Christian parents feel like they’re fighting a losing battle. Why? Because they’re trying raise godly kids in a godless world. Author and speaker Arlene Pellicane will provide some help and hope. She says parents need to rise and teach children to love God, respect authority and value what’s right. Don’t miss 8 strategies for you and your family on Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 16, 2018

Two Plants/Why Postpone?

​Coming up on Chris Fabry Live, two flowering plants in Chris’s front yard have him asking questions. Why are they like that? Why is one healthier than the other? Look at the pictures on Facebook and weigh in with your response. Then, a story about something planned and a big complication. But they went ahead with it anyway. Have you ever had a good reason to postpone something but you decided to forge ahead? Don’t miss the conversation on Chris Fabry Live.

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May 15, 2018

Things I Never Told You

​Did you grow up in a family that kept things quiet? That didn't really deal with the real struggles of life but hid them? Critically acclaimed author Beth Vogt talks about the Thatchers, a family gathering for a wedding—but they really need to deal with the jealousy and resentment that has built for years. Sound like a family you know? Don't miss the conversation on the next Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 14, 2018

God of Tomorrow

​Do you have strength for today and bright hope for tomorrow? On Chris Fabry Live, what our chaotic and complicated world needs most is hope. Not hope in hope, but hope in a never-changing God who has loved us extravagantly. Pastor and author Caleb Kaltenbach says you can take that hope and engage people with kindness and confidence instead of fear. Don’t miss the conversation on Chris Fabry Live.

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May 11, 2018

Send Down the Rain

On Chris Fabry Live, storyteller Charles Martin joins Chris. He’s a NY Times bestselling author who wrote The Mountain Between Us, a major motion picture released last year. His latest is a story about cherished dreams that come crashing down and the courage we have to find when life threatens what we hold most dear. Charles Martin is the real deal—you’ll hear why Chris believes that on the next edition of Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 10, 2018

More on "Not God Enough"

​You hear Pastor J.D. Greear on the broadcast Summit Life on Moody Radio. On Chris Fabry Live—a follow up to a conversation in February with Pastor Greear about why limiting God—why believing in a small God may be devastating your Christian life. Chris calls it the “underlined” edition—where he picks out the most convincing arguments of Pastor Greear for your benefit. Don’t miss the conversation on Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 09, 2018

When Families Change

​Mother’s Day is coming up Sund​ay, and on Chris Fabry Live, we’ll deal with what to do on this holiday when your family’s gone through drastic changes. Perhaps your mom has gone through a loss or some upheaval in the family because of divorce or death or a broken relationship. Miriam Neff has some creative ideas about handling the difficult situation in your family on Mother’s Day. Don’t miss Chris Fabry Live.



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May 08, 2018

Out Of A Far Country

​If you need encouragement to keep praying for someone, don’t miss Chris Fabry Live. We’re going to highlight a story of grace and mercy and hope you need to hear. Christopher was on the fast track. But his world imploded. His life was reduced to a prison cell, a devastating diagnosis, and a Bible he’d found in the trash. But he had one more thing. A mother who was praying. Don’t miss this story on Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 07, 2018

Parenting Today's Teens

​Mark Gregston has spent a lifetime helping teenagers get back on track. He’s the founder and executive director of Heartlight Ministries. Mark will tackle some struggles of parents and grandparents. Teens who have gone through trauma are finding themselves in the spotlight about politics and social issues. What are the positives and negatives of that exposure? Don’t miss the conversation on Chris Fabry Live.

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May 04, 2018

Write to Publish

​If you want to write, if you feel like God has called you to express yourself with words, you won’t want to miss Chris Fabry Live. Three writing friends will join Chris to help you move from where you are to where you want to be. How do you get published? That’s really not the question because you can be published in minutes—how do say something that will be read—that’s the question. Let’s talk about writing and how to get published on Chris Fabry Live. ​

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May 03, 2018

A Day to Pray Together

​It’s a day of prayer. Thursday is the National Day of Prayer in the US and on Chris Fabry Live we’ll take you to Washington, D.C. We’ll talk with a pastor about the desire for unity at a time of great division. And we’ll pray together as friends of the program join us with their praise and petitions. If you’re at all discouraged about things going on personally or in the church or the nation, don’t miss the encouragement on Thursday’s Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 02, 2018

Men & Shame/Summit Decision

​Ever make a mistake that haunts you to this day? Craig Glass says many men have secret shame that holds them back from real life. Discover how to find freedom from the past. Then, Summit Ministries in Colorado made a difficult decision this week to cancel seminars in California. How are Christians to live in an increasingly hostile world? Don’t miss the discussions on Chris Fabry Live.​

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May 01, 2018

Will the Real Judas Please Stand Up

​Jesus chose him as one of his closest followers. He walked with Christ, observed his love, saw the miracles. Pastor and author Colin Smith helps us look at Jesus through the eyes of Judas. Peter denied our Lord, yet he chose a different and better path. What caused Judas to give up on faith in Christ and take his own life? Don't miss an honest conversation about this complex man on Chris Fabry Live. ​

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Chris Fabry

Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.

Chris Fabry Live

Chris Fabry Live

Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian man and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God. With his sense of humor, sense of people and no sense of direction, host Chris Fabry treks that journey with you each weekday. Current events and issues, caller interaction, special guests and a few surprises all complement each other on this program. Chris Fabry Live challenges and encourages listeners in their journeys of faith.