TCO 4/9/16: Religious Liberty in the Crosshairs

Bill Bunkley spoke with Bruce Hausknect–a judicial analyst for Focus on the Family–about recent attacks on religious liberty. Erick Erickson joined Georgene Rice to discuss the attacks on our First Amendment. Dr. Tony Evans has a warning for Americans. He was on the Bill Bunkley Show. Author Rosaria Butterfield joined Eric Metaxas to discuss the delicate issues of human sexuality and sin. Kelsey Harkness, writer for the Daily Signal, has been covering why some banks are refusing to make loans to gun businesses. She was on the Georgene Rice Show. On the Bill Bunkley show, Eric Metaxas looks at the founding fathers and faith in America. Dr. Albert Mohler on his “Briefing” program covered a Frank Bruni piece that argues for government to force believers to get in line.

 

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TCO 4/2/16: Terror Attack in Pakistan Targets Christians

Franklin Graham of Samaritan’s Purse joins David Spoon to encourage Christians to exercise their civic duty and get involved in the political process by voting. Frank Sontag spoke with John Stonestreet about the intersection of Christian beliefs and the public square. Georgene Rice turned to Lisa Curtis of the Heritage Foundation to speak about the recent terror attack in Pakistan. Albert Mohler highlights a glaring hypocrisy in Cosmopolitan Magazine when it comes to Down Syndrome. Rifqa Bary, born to a strict Muslim family from Sri Lanka, explains why she had to run away from her family and how she came to Jesus Christ.

 

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TCO 3/26/16: The Risen Christ: An Easter Special

Pastor Philip De Courcy of the ministry “Know the Truth” explains the meaning of “propitiation”–the paying of a price in order to satisfy justice (1:25). Pastor and radio programmer Alistair Begg helps answer the question of what it means to really believe in Christ by looking at 1 Corinthians 15 (13:00). Albert Mohler, the president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, focuses on the significance of the empty tomb in Matthew 28 (22:00). Chuck Swindoll of “Insight for Living” captures the exhilaration that comes with the recognition that Jesus Christ is risen from the dead (27:55).

 

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TCO 3/19/16: A Conversation with the Secretary of C.S. Lewis

Eric Metaxas turned to John Zmirak of “The Stream” to discuss the character flaws of Donald Trump and why Zmirak will never trust the candidate. Albert Mohler looks at how Donald Trump has created a toxic environment for the next generation. Bill Bunkley spoke with Mona Malik from the Assyrian Aid Society for America about the genocide against Christians in Iraq. Elizabeth Slattery of the Heritage Foundation joined Georgene Rice to discuss an abortion case before the Supreme Court. Walter Cooper served as C.S. Lewis’s secretary in the months preceding Lewis’s death. He reveals fascinating insight into the beloved Christian thinker and author on the Eric Metaxas Show.

 

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TCO 3/12/16: The Centerpiece of Scripture Is Jesus Christ

Albert Mohler on his Briefing program looks at the current state of coarse language in the GOP presidential nomination fight and what it means for the conservative movement and Christian voters. On the Georgene Rice Show, Travis Weber of the Family Research Council explains why the next Supreme Court judge has become so central. Also on Rice’s show, author and expert on terrorism–Sebastian Gorka–talks about ISIS’s genocide against Christians in Iraq. Ken Ham of “Answers in Genesis” speaks with Eric Metaxas. Los Angeles’ Frank Sontag speaks with the great apologist Ravi Zacharias who talks about the centrality of Christ to Scripture.

 

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Christian Outlook 3/5/16: The Differences Between Christianity and Islam

Los Angeles radio talk show host Ben Shapiro sorts through the electoral results from Super Tuesday on Georgene Rice’s program. Russell Moore of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission shares his concerns about Donald Trump on the Bill Bunkley Show. K.T. McFarland joins Kevin McCullough to discuss Obama’s dangerous decision to try and shut down the Guantanamo Bay prison. Author and activist Johnnie Moore describes John Kerry’s astonishing treatment of genocide on the Eric Metaxas Show. On the Frank Sontag Show, Lisa Jones and John Bills share heartfelt stories of rescued women and girls who were abused by ISIS member in Iraq. Andy Bannister, director of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries in Canada, discusses the enormous doctrinal differences between Christianity and Islam. He was a guest of Mark Elfstrand in Chicago.

 

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Christian Outlook 2/27/16: The Real Heaven

Don Kroah spoke with Caleb Verbois, a professor at Grove City College, about Justice Antonin Scalia’s judicial legacy and why the next appointment to the Supreme Court is a crucial one. Albert Mohler explained why Scalia replacement could re-shape American life. Ryan Anderson of the Heritage Foundation talked with host Georgene Rice about laws that could shift the moral and legal landscape of our nation. Pastor Robert Jeffress shared thoughts from his latest book “Not All Roads Lead to Heaven” with Don Kroah. Chip Ingram continued the theme of heaven by speaking about his book “The Real Heaven” with Eric Metaxas. Frank Sontag closed out the show by playing a clip of a memorial service for Monty Williams’ wife.

 

 

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Christian Outlook 2/20/16: Honoring Justice Antonin Scalia

Reporter Joe Murray unpacked some of the numbers from the New Hampshire primary with Craig Roberts. Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum joined the Don Kroah Show to discuss the presidential race. Timothy Goeglein of the Bush administration talked with Mark Elfstrand about potential third party candidates. President of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Albert Mohler joined Bill Bunkley to discuss the life and legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia. John Stonestreet, president of the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, shared some good news coming from our youth about sexuality on the Don Kroah Show. Managing Director of “In Our Backyard” Nita Belles went on Craig Roberts’ program to talk about sex trafficking and the Super Bowl. Heritage research fellow Mike Gonzales spoke with Georgene Rice about efforts to monitor Twitter.

 

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Christian Outlook 2/13/16: China’s Crackdown on Christians

Bill Bunkley spoke with Washington Examiner reporter Jason Russell about the New Hampshire primary. Should women be required to register for the draft? Don Kroah had the chance to talk about it with Elaine Donnelly, president of the Center for Military Readiness. Kelsey Harness, a news producer at The Daily Signal, spoke with Georgene Rice about a football coach who was fired for praying with his football team. Bill Bunkley also examined the topic with Bruce Hausknecht, a judicial analyst for Focus on the Family. Author Crystal Smith joined the Eric Metaxas Show to discuss how the Democratic Party has made the lives of minorities worse. Jillian Melchoir, senior fellow with the Independent Women’s Forum, was a guest of Don Kroah to talk about China’s crackdown on Christians. Mark Elfstrand spoke with apologist Andy Bannister about Wheaton College’s decision to let go of a professor that claimed Christians and Muslims worship the same God.

 

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Christian Outlook 2/6/16: Socialism and Populism: Worldviews on Display

Alexis Levinson joined Bill Bunkley to talk about “The Rubio Comeback.” Dr. Albert Mohler spoke with Don Kroah about socialism of the Democrats and the populism of the Republicans in the current presidential race. Mark Galli of Christianity Today is not going along with Trump. He explained why on John and Kathy’s show on The Word FM in Pittsburgh. Georgene Rice asked veteran author Ed Klein about Hillary Clinton’s secret server. Mat Staver of the Liberty Counsel spoke with Don Kroah about the Human Rights Campaign’s latest effort. Author J.D. Greear shared his thoughts about the question of “calling” with Frank Sontag.

 

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