Get ready for some critical thinking this hour. We start by taking a look at the push for the expansion of euthanasia in Canada and a tragedy in Belgium. Then, we discuss China’s radical move to genetically engineer babies. Plus, we take a look at the headlines of the day. Don’t miss a minute of this conversation!
Do you love or dread the holidays? Are you ready to try and approach Christmas in an entirely different way? Our guest will share her own personal experiment to be completely present in her life as it is during the holiday season. Reflecting on hope, love, joy, peace, and relishing the season, she will share practical advice on common Christmas stressors such as finances, schedules, and extended family. Get ready to be encouraged to go easy on yourself, remember what truly matters, and learn how to find joy in your own imperfect Christmas.
Lawyer and award winning author, Wesley J. Smith, is a Senior Fellow at the Discovery Institute’s Center on Human Exceptionalism. He is also a consultant to the Patients’ Rights Council. Smith left the full time practice of law in 1985 to pursue a career in writing and public advocacy. In May 2004, because of his work in bioethics, he was named by the National Journal as one of the nation's top expert thinkers in bioengineering. In 2008, the Human Life Foundation named him a Great Defender of Life for his work against assisted suicide and euthanasia. He is the author or coauthor of twelve books and blogs about human life and dignity at Human Exceptionalism, hosted by National Review Online.
Dr. David Prentice is VP and Research Director at the Charlotte Lozier Institute. He is a Founding Member of Do No Harm: The Coalition of Americans for Research Ethics, and an Advisory Board Member for the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity. He has also served as Senior Fellow and Director for Life Sciences at Family Research Council and established Stem Cell Research Facts, an educational website about adult stem cells.
Alexandra Kuykendall is the author of Loving My Actual Life and The Artist's Daughter, and the cohost The Open Door Sisterhood Podcast. A popular writer and speaker for moms around the country, she is a regular contributor to MOPS International's blog, conference, and curriculum. Alexandra has been featured on Good Morning America and Focus on the Family's daily broadcast. She lives in Denver, Colorado, with her husband, Derek, and their four daughters.
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.