Author Archives: Christian Outlook

TCO 3/18/17: “And She Still Laughs”

Kevin McCullough turns to Townhall’s Guy Benson to discuss the challenge of repealing and replacing Obamacare and why the Republican bill, although not perfect, would fix a lot of the failings of the current law. Elijah Brown of the 21st Century joins the Don Kroah Show to underscore the need for the U.S. and other nations to help with the violence and refugee crisis in the Middle East. Mark Elfstrand interviews the Heritage Foundation’s Jennifer Marshall about how the left and the right might work tother on gender issues. We also hear from a couple of voices from a recent Heritage panel on the issue of transgenderism. Larry Schweikart, author of “How Trump Won,” tells Bill Bunkley why he thought Donald Trump would win the presidency long before others got on the Trump train. Kate Merrick shares her thoughts about strong women in the Bible and their struggle with human loss as chronicled in her book, “And She Still Laughs” on the Frank Sontag Show.

 

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TCO 3/11/17: A Look at Christian Refugees

Don Kroah speaks with Peter Sprigg, senior fellow for policy studies at Family Research Council, about the Trump administration’s latest move to empower the states over the transgender issue. Craig Roberts discourses with Brad Dacus of the Pacific Justice Institute about the proper policy the United States should have toward Christians who are being persecuted in the Middle East. Georgene Rice reviews an important religious liberty case making its way through the courts with Mike Berry, senior legal council at First Liberty. David Spoon interviews Dr. Mark Goodacre about an exciting new series on CNN that looks seriously at the historical circumstances surrounding Jesus’ life. Bill Bunkley talks with Focus on the Family’s Glenn Stanton about college kids who are so pampered that they grow up to whine about micro-aggressions. Michelle Mendoza examines the scourge of human trafficking with The Stream’s Nancy Flory. Bill Bunkley and author Ashley McGuire converse about how co-ed college dorms lead to a rise in sex crimes.

 

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TCO 3/4/17: Defending Christian Truth in the Post-Modern Era

Genevieve Wood of the Heritage Foundation reviews President Trump’s presidential and stirring address to Congress on the Don Kroah Show. Owen Strachan of the Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary converses with Kevin McCullough about President Trump’s recent decision to rescind an order by former President Obama compelling schools across the country to grant bathroom access based not on biological sex, but on stated gender identity. John Stonestreet of Breakpoint explains gender confusion in the U.K. with Mark Elfstrand. Don Kroah turns to Jay Richards, author and contributor to TheStream.org, to learn more about the current ideological trends in America. Christian apologist J. Warner Wallace shares his thoughts on how to train young men and women to effectively defend the gospel. Bob Burney reports on a young female (who identifies as a male) who recently won a wrestling championship.

 

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TCO 2/25/17: An Abortion Survivor Tells Her Stunning Story

Frank Sontag speaks with Barronelle Stutzman and Alliance Defending Freedom’s Kristen Waggoner about an important religious liberty case that is likely to make its way to the Supreme Court. Pastor Robert Jeffress joins the Don Kroah Show to talk about the left’s attacks on Melania Trump for reading the Lord’s Prayer. Author and columnist Todd Starnes shares thoughts from his book, “The Deplorables’ Guide to Making America Great Again,” on the Eric Metaxas Show. Melissa Ohden is an abortion survivor who tells her remarkable story to Mark Elfstrand. Dr. Albert Mohler shares the backstory to Norma McCorvey (a.k.a. Jane Roe of Roe vs. Wade) who died last weekend.

 

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TCO 2/18/17: A Christian Response to Civilizational Decline

Dr. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, joins Bill Bunkley to discuss President Trump’s leadership and religious liberty issues. Travis Wussow of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission updates Bill Bunkley on Planned Parenthood. Stephen Herried of TheStream.org discusses persecuted Christians in the Middle East with Don Kroah. Georgene Rice interviews the Heritage Foundation’s Ted Bromund about the latest on the U.K.’s departure from the European Union. ESPN’s Chris Broussard talks about the need for more godly men on the Frank Sontag Show. Eric Metaxas and Anthony Esolen, a professor at Providence College, look at what needs to change in society regarding marriage and children in order to avoid societal collapse. Bob Burney reports on a new study that makes a very important point concerning the difference between marriage and cohabitation in terms of raising children.

 

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TCO 2/11/17: The Challenge of Liberal Christianity

Lindsey Burke of the Heritage Foundation joins Don Kroah to discuss the future of American education under the newly confirmed Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos. Joel Rosenberg, a novelist now living in Israel, shares with Mark Elfstrand about the difficult situation there. Eric Metaxas asks John Zmirak, senior editor of The Stream, why there is so much disagreement about what it means to be a Christian today. Bob Burney considers whether or not the advent of social media has been a net good for the world. Craig Roberts speaks with Dr. Alex McFarland about the protest against an invited conservative speaker at UC Berkeley in San Francisco. Dr. Albert Mohler explains the executive orders protecting religious freedom currently pending on President Trump’s desk.

 

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TCO 2/4/17: “The American Miracle: Divine Providence in the Rise of the Republic”

Rachel Bovard of the Heritage Foundation joins Georgene Rice to discuss the confirmation process for President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch. Bill Bunkley turns to Mat Staver from Liberty Counsel to learn more about the background of Judge Gorsuch. Kevin McCullough speaks to National Review’s David French about President Trump’s executive order on immigration. Genevieve Wood of the Heritage Foundation discusses changes we are seeing in the nation at large with Don Kroah. Also speaking with Don Kroah, Stephen Nichols from Reformation Bible College provides a biblical perspective on current events. Mark Elfstrand asks Michael Medved about his new book, “The American Miracle: Divine Providence in the Rise of the Republic,” that looks at God’s hand of providence in America’s story.

 

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TCO 1/28/17: A Gift to the Unborn

Arina Gossu, director of the Center for Human Dignity at the Family Research Council, is a guest on the Georgene Rice Show to talk about how Trump’s presidency has changed Obama’s pro-abortion policies. Mat Staver, founder and chairman of Liberty Counsel, discusses the sanctity of life with Don Kroah. Ralph Drollinger, founder of Capital Ministries, joins the Frank Sontag Show to share about his ministry on Capitol Hill with members of Congress. Richard Hellman, president of the Middle East Research Center Limited, chats with Don Kroah about Israel. Pacific Justice Institute’s Brad Dacus explains the latest on counseling teens struggling with homosexuality on Craig Roberts’ show. Filmakers Ann McElhinney and Phelim McAleer share thoughts from their book, “Gosnell: The Untold Story of America’s Most Prolific Serial Killer,” on the Eric Metaxas Show. Craig Roberts is joined by Kim Ketola, author of “Cradle My Heart, Finding God’s Love after Abortion.”

 

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TCO 1/21/17: The 44th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Kevin McCullough turns to veteran columnist Stephen Moore to learn about President Obama’s economic legacy and what Trump needs to do to get the economy moving again. Carrie Severino of the Judicial Crisis Network joins guest host Bill Carl on the Bill Bunkley Show to discuss the Supreme Court vacancy. Brianna Stensrud of Focus on the Family brings us up to date on the fight to advance the cause of unborn life on the Don Kroah Show. Joni Eareckson Tada believes that we need to push back against assisted suicide. Frank Sontag talks with John Stonestreet, one of the voices of the Breakpoint commentary, about religious liberty. Doug Groothuis discusses his book, “Philosophy in Seven Sentences” on the Eric Metaxas Show.

 

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TCO 1/14/17: Advancing the Cause of Life

Kimberly Strassel of the Wall Street Journal joins Kevin McCullough’s show to discuss how the Republicans can repeal and replace Obamacare. The Heritage Foundation’s Hans Von Spakovsky is a guest of Georgene Rice to explain why California has hired former Attorney General Eric Holder. Don Kroah interviews Jim Daly of Focus on the Family about the ongoing fight for life. Reggie Littlejohn of Women’s Rights Without Borders joins Craig Roberts to give the latest on China’s two child policy and how it leads to abortion. Albert Mohler explains how the state of Kentucky has advanced the cause of life. John and Kathy talk with Donald Whitney—author and professor at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Own Strachan of the Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary joins Mark Elfstrand to discuss a recent podcast “4 Trends to Watch.”

 

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