Join us as we look at some of the news making headlines today. Then, shouldn’t leaders ‘lead like Jesus’? Apparently not in the military. We will tell you more. Then, the President of Open Doors will give a report on the uptick of violence against Christians in China. No doubt about it – your prayer list will grow after this hour of radio.
This hour we will discuss more dark shadows in the world of medical bioethics. Should a dying person have their kidneys harvested? Should a woman who is autistic be euthanized? Then, do you believe in miracles? Can they be proven? Wait until you hear about a fabulous Fathom Event coming to your local theater soon! Don’t miss this hour of radio!!
Roger Byron is Senior Counsel with First Liberty. His practice focuses on First Amendment religious freedom matters and other civil rights issues in federal and state courts. He regularly counsels clients on equal access, Establishment Clause / church and state matters, religious land use, free speech, free exercise, and religious discrimination in employment. Before practicing law, Roger graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and served a six-year commission as a Surface Warfare Officer in the U.S. Navy. After leaving active duty he graduated magna cum laude from Regent University School of Law where he served as Articles Editor of Regent University Law Review. Roger has participated in numerous religious liberty cases, including The American Legion in the successful defense of a WWI memorial cross attacked as a religious symbol, which culminated in a major First Amendment victory at the U.S. Supreme Court in The American Legion v. American Humanist Assoc.
Open Doors USA President and CEO David Curry advocates on behalf of those who are persecuted for their Christian faith. He provides leadership to Open Doors USA on its mission to strengthen and equip Christians living under extreme restrictions, while encouraging them to remain strong in their faith. Since joining Open Doors USA in August 2013, Curry has traveled overseas to encourage those living under persecution. He appears frequently on Fox News and is a regular contributor to HuffPost. Curry has also been published or featured in CBS News, CNN, The Washington Post, USA Today, Christianity Today, The Christian Post and other news outlets.
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.
Timothy Mahoney is a Minnesota filmmaker with over 20 years of experience at the helm of a media production company, producing award-winning television commercials and videos for regional and national companies. He is the founder of the film production company Thinking Man Films. He also wrote, directed and produced the documentary feature film Patterns of Evidence: Exodus.