Our country is divided and desperate for unity. But there is hope! Two elected representatives from South Carolina show how they have developed a deep friendship despite their different races, life experiences, and pathways. With honesty and vulnerability, they urge us all to evaluate our own stories, clean the slate, and reach out to others.
We begin this hour by looking at the headlines of the day and then turn to the real story behind the Winter Olympics headlines. Did you know the games were more than a series of athletic event? You will hear an exciting story of what happened during the games. Then, should scientists breed Human-Chimp Chimeras? What ethical issues could arise from this type of scientific experimentation? Get ready to be called to prayer and action!
Timothy Eugene Scott is an American politician of the Republican Party serving as the junior U.S. Senator for South Carolina. He was appointed in 2013 by South Carolina governor Nikki Haley to replace the retiring Jim DeMint. Scott then won a special election in 2014 and then election to a full term in 2016.
Harold Watson "Trey" Gowdy III is an American attorney, politician, and former federal prosecutor serving as the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district since 2011
Carl and Noreen Dambman have served with Athletes In Action, living in Europe over 30 years. They moved to Vienna, Austria with a small group of AIA wrestlers training for the 1980 Moscow Olympics and helped start sport ministry behind the iron curtain. All three of their children were born in Vienna, attended Kindergarten and elementary school in Germany and finished high school in Russia. After more than a decade of covert ministry in Eastern Europe and Russia, the Dambmans lived in Moscow from 1990 to 2010 pioneering the AIA ministry and developing sport ministry partnerships in the former Soviet Union.
Ann Gauger is senior research scientist at Biologic Institute. She received her Ph.D. in developmental biology from the University of Washington and was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University.
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.