Do people become angels when they die? Are God's messengers always hovering nearby, waiting to protect us from danger? Popular cultural myths about angels abound---but what the Bible teaches is equally fascinating! Separating fact from fiction, our guest will explain that angels are worshipers, witnesses to God's glory, and warriors on His behalf. Join us for a fascinating discussion.
Are you Scrooge or more like Tiny Tim this Christmas season? Our first guest will highlight some important lessons on life gleaned from Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol. Then, Christmas songs help to define the season and carry rich memories for each of us. But do you know the story behind some of the great carols? Join us to learn how many of these great Christmas treasures made their way into our homes and hearts.
Dr. Jack Graham is the pastor of Prestonwood Baptist Church, one of the nation’s largest, most dynamic congregations,45,000 members strong. Dr. Graham is a noted author of numerous books, including the recently released Reignite: Fresh Focus for An Enduring Faith. In this deeply personal book, Dr. Graham shares lessons he learned in the midst of crisis – offering insight on how to focus on Jesus even in the darkest days. Other books include Man of God, Unseen Angels: Who They Are, What They Do and Why It Matters and Courageous Parenting, co-authored by his wife, Deb. His passionate, biblical teaching is also seen and heard across the country and throughout the world on PowerPoint Ministries. Through broadcasts, online sermons and e-mail messages, Dr. Graham addresses relevant, everyday issues that are prevalent in our culture and that strike a chord with audiences worldwide. Dr. Graham has served as Honorary Chairman of the National Day of Prayer and has helped lead various national prayer initiatives. He served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the country with more than 14 million members.
Bob Welch is the author of 12 books, an award-winning columnist, a speaker, and an adjunct professor of journalism at the University of Oregon in Eugene. His articles have been published in inspirational books, including the popular “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series.