Nestled in a few verses in Luke's Gospel is a Jesus who would not have been tolerated today: He was not politically correct and He certainly did not try to save people's feelings. Join us as we look at the unashamed honesty, passion, and urgency with which Jesus explains the life-long cost involved in choosing to follow Him. True Christianity is the biggest sacrifice any person ever makes ... but it is in pursuit of the most precious prize ever glimpsed.
It’s Open Phones Friday which means your voice can be heard on the topics we discussed this week. We began the week talking to America’s cheapest family on how you can save and plan for a summer vacation. Then, we heard the story of a former Planned Parenthood abortion clinic director and why she quit her job. We also discussed the topic of same-sex attraction as our guest shared her own personal transformation through Christ. Finally, we addressed your tough questions on life and delved deeper into Scripture for explanations. Join us today with your question or comment!
We’re taking your calls on today’s program! As a refresher, we started the week learning from a former Muslim how we are all created equal in the sight of God. We then heard the story of a former Muslim who shared the evidence that led him from Islam to Christianity. We also addressed the topic of cultural tolerance and what we can do about it as Christians. Finally, we offered some helpful techniques for engaging with Jehovah’s Witnesses on issues like the Trinity, salvation and the afterlife. We’d love to hear from you on these topics and more when you call in!
Countless people are worried, angry, fearful and just plain confused when it comes to some of the more perplexing issues that life poses and the Bible provokes. Join us with your tough question as our guest seeks to tackle frustration by looking deeply, not superficially, at what Scripture says, deriving clear and persuasive explanations for those thorny matters.
An unfamiliar car parks near your house, and two pleasant-looking folks approach your front door. The doorbell rings, and after exchanging pleasantries, your unexpected guests offer you some literature from the Watchtower Society. What will you say? What should you say? Should you engage your visitors in conversation at all? And if so, how? Join us as our guest guides us through several realistic dialogues with Jehovah's Witnesses, demonstrating helpful techniques for listening, asking questions, avoiding offense while addressing big issues like the New World Translation of the Bible, the divine name, the Trinity, salvation, and the afterlife.
Are you or someone you know struggling with same-sex attraction? What are the causes of this ‘realignment of affections?’ Our guest will share statistics swirling around this most hotly debated issue but, even more importantly, she will discuss her own personal transformation through the unwavering love of Christ.
Why is there such a powerful spiritual struggle for the hearts and minds of our young people? . . . Why is cultural tolerance so pervasive in today’s world--showing up in education, government, society. . .even within the church? What can I do about it? Join us to hear this father/son team of apologists teach us how to love truth without fear.
After this director of a Planned Parenthood clinic in Texas participated in her first abortion procedure, she quit her job and walked across the road to join the Coalition for Life. This hour you will learn how our guest experienced real spiritual transformation that has not only changed the direction of her life, but put a new ministry in place for those still trapped in the industry of death-on-demand.
Today you will hear the powerful story of the clash between Islam and Christianity in one man's heart---and the peace he found in Jesus! As a devoted follower of Islam, our guest details how his encounter with authentic Christianity helped him to discover what he had really been looking for – the Unconditional Lover of his soul.
Are you looking to save money and still go on a summer vacation with your family? It can be tricky in this economy! Join us as we talk to America’s cheapest family to hear about their money savings techniques designed to help you and your family have a vacation to remember.
A former Muslim joins us to answer the question: Are All Men Created Equal? He will examine questions raised by skeptics on this topic and he will lead us to a place where we understand that the question of equality is really a question of who God is. Join us to learn how we can know, definitively, that we are all created equal.
Learn to apply the analytical lenses of a cold-case investigator to your faith! Our guest is a former atheist and homicide detective who uses real-life stories, fascinating strategies, and biblical insights to take a fresh look at what it means to be a Christian, our duty to defend the truth, how to discover new insights from God's Word. Join us to ‘solve the mystery’ of Christianity!
One of the best known women in the evangelical Christian arena is out with her first work of fiction alongside celebrating a special occasion! Grab an iced tea and sit down with us as we spend time with a beloved Bible teacher who shares her heart for God’s Word particularly 2 Timothy on God’s call on each of our lives.
Revisit the story of the Exodus to see what we can learn from a people who were slaves and who learned from God what it means to be free. We’ll discover that deliverance goes much deeper than our circumstances! Then, what is the state of evangelism in the United States? Are people sharing the gospel on a regular basis or at all? What do the numbers say? We hear the latest research.
Myths about angels are everywhere. Do we become angels when we die? Are angels hovering nearby, on guard to protect us from danger? Many of our ideas about angels come from the idea but as Christians it’s important to understand what angels really are. Join us as we look to separate fact from fiction, encouraging you to become a better witness.
Learn powerful truths on today’s broadcast that will help you reach a new level of focus so that you can finish strong and fulfill all that God has for you. We’re joined by a recognized author and activist who will help us encounter God in a fresh way and find freedom and hope in Him and His Word.
There’s nothing more heartbreaking than to see Christians who are bound by performance, not realizing there is freedom through Christ. Have you fallen into the trap of performance trying to please everyone and live a “good” life? Hear God’s invitation to you on today’s program to fall into the trap of grace where reconciliation and rest awaits.
One of the central issues of our day when it comes to the doctrine of the Church is interestingly enough, church membership. Many Christians today struggle with the idea of becoming or even being members of the Church however, some say its back in vogue. We’ll discuss why church membership is vital to the body of believers. Then, battle lines are being drawn in our culture where right and wrong are no longer measured but universal truth but by popular opinion. How can Christians actively take a stand on cultural issues? It’s time to rise up and be radical for Christ!
Uncertain. Confused. Overwhelmed. Many Christians feel bombarded by the messages they hear and the trends they see if our rapidly changing world. How can we resist being conformed to the pattern of this world? See through the myths of society to the hope of the gospel with today’s guest. Then, the Song of Solomon offers candid and timeless insights on romance, dating and marriage. If your single or married, don’t miss tuning in for a new approach to love and intimacy right from the scriptures.
What should a healthy church look like? From biblical preaching to church membership, we’ll examine the 9 marks of a biblical, thriving church. Then, what is your greatest concern and highest hope for the church today? We'll spend some time refocusing on our mission as believers with our guest today.
When Jesus gave his disciples the Great Commission, he revealed that the key for reaching the world with the gospel is found in sending, not gathering. But there is a cost to this. What is the true measure of success for a church? Then, what do theological roots have to do with the pastorate? Everything. Whether you’re a young pastor or a seasoned one, you’ll be inspired and challenged to build your church on ministerial truth rather than ministerial trends.
In 1965, our guest’s helicopter was shot down over North Vietnam. He was immediately captured and spent 7½ years confined in a filthy 5 x 7 cell at the notorious Hanoi prison camp. Thousands of miles from home and unable to communicate with his wife and children, he endured months of solitary confinement, suffocating heat, freezing cold, grueling physical and psychological torture, constant hunger, and unimaginable mental duress. And yet, time and again, the Light that darkness cannot overcome became his beacon of hope. Join us to hear the full story of his 2,703 days in captivity and what he learned about faith, hope, and the indomitable power of the human spirit.
Are you longing for a welcoming community where you feel heard, your uniqueness is celebrated, and your failures are embraced. Jesus and his disciples demonstrated this perfectly but how can we create it today? Join us as we offer a simple but compelling approach on creating an irresistible church community.
Cultural pressure is increasing, especially on our kids. But even in a world of addictions, ever-present screens, and gender-identity questions, youth can have clarity and confidence. We must help them attain it. If you’re a parent or Christian leader, don’t miss learning how to help your kids influence the culture, rather than letting the culture influence them.
Are you confused about what it means to be a man in today’s culture? You’re not alone! We take a look at seven virtues of manhood to help you fulfill your calling as a godly man and disciple the next generation on today’s program. Join us!
See the story of God through scripture come alive as we dig deeper into the book of Philippians with our guest today. Explore how you can live out this rich book of the Bible in our world today and implement its teachings into your daily Christian life.
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.