During this jammed-packed hour of radio, we will explore the headlines of the day following by a conversation about “bias response teams” on college campuses. We round out the hour talking about China and the harvesting of human organs done under that regime. Get ready to lengthen your prayer list!
What makes God stop and pay attention? The answer is great faith. Whether it was a man with leprosy, a sick child, or a short tax collector sitting in a tree, they all had one thing in common—a burning desire to get God’s attention. Growing up angry at God and looking for an identity, our guest attended college and found the kind of faith that made him feel loved and centered for the first time in his life. Join us to learn what it takes to grab God’s attention.
Nicole Neily is the president of Speech First, a litigation-focused campus free speech organization. She was the president of the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity, an investigative journalism nonprofit focused on highlighting abuses of power and government overreach in the states. She worked in the private sector as a senior vice president at Dezenhall Resources, a communications firm based in Washington DC.
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. Derek Grier is the founding pastor of Grace Church in Dumfries, Virginia, which began with 12 people and currently has over 5,000 members. His radio and television ministry reach millions around the globe. He is also founder of several educational training and outreach programs; including Virginia Bible College, Renaissance Leadership Network, Derek Grier E-Class, and Project Promise.
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.