This week on Ken and Deb in the Morning we will focus on one word, peace. On Monday we get the conversation started with Dr. Gary Chapman. Dr. Chapman will share with us how to foster peace in our relationships this Christmas season. In a time where relationship stress can be high, Dr. Chapman will offer ways we can be peacemakers and image barriers of the Prince of Peace during the holidays and beyond.
7eventh Time Down will be playing their top worship songs and Christmas tunes at Grace Family Church this weekend. Monday we visit with bandmember Mikey Howard who will share with us how they got their name along with highlighting what's in store for this weekend's Christmas Countdown Concert here in the QCA. We'll also play one of the band's original Christmas songs that may bring back memories of those lists made while going page to page through the Sears Catalog.
Christmas time provides so many opportunities to bless our community and Friday we’ll talk about a tangible way for you to help Love Like Lorraine. Mandy DeVries, owner of Fusion Salon and Spa in Bettendorf, will be in studio to share their vision to help some students in our area receive much needed hygiene items and new purses this Christmas season.
Do you miss the tradition of singing carols together at Christmas? Keith and Kristen Getty are bringing their brand of the carol sing to Chicago’s Symphony Hall for the first time this month! Keith will share the details of Sing, an Irish Christmas tour Thursday morning. We’ll ask Keith how he chose the ten most important carols in history and why it’s important to sing our faith in community.
Chef Stephanie Godke serves up a new way to enjoy the flavor of egg nog and the comfort of bread pudding on Thursday’s Ken and Deb in the Morning. Be listening for this new recipe and the time saving tips and helps for cooking and baking this Christmas season with Chef Steph!
The Christmas season is difficult for so many people as we live in an increasingly lonely world. As connections online grow, we can feel isolated and all alone. Moody Bible Institute President Mark Jobe will be with us Wednesday to remind us of the hope of Immanuel, God with us. He will show us how Jesus’ birth was missional, to seek and to save and to be truly present with us. Be listening for this encouraging message of Advent to hear and to share with others this Christmas season.
This past weekend unidentified shooters killed 14 people attending church in Burkina Faso. Wednesday Todd Nettleton will tell us what is known about the attack and how we can pray for the church there. He’ll also update us on a recent “trial” for an elder of Early Rain Covenant Church in China. We will hear about his recent sentence and what this outcome reveals about the current situation in China. Be listening for specific prayer requests and practical ways we can be an encouragement to our persecuted brothers and sisters around the world.
How do we see Messiah Jesus in the Davidic Covenant? Tuesday morning Gerad Hall takes us to 2 Samuel 7 to show us how God's promises to David are fulfilled in the person and work of Jesus Christ. Gerad will show us through scripture the picture of Christ that we see through this passage and how these promises provide hope for believers today.
Today is Giving Tuesday and Ken and Deb will be jumping into the topic of giving with the CEO and founder of Tithely, Dean Sweetman. Dean will share some fascinating stats regarding Millennials and giving. He’ll also discuss some of the new technology that churches are using for giving and offer a church leader perspective to how the church is doing in regard to generosity. It’s a techy Tuesday talk on a vital practice for the health of the local church, the practice of giving!
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