Christian Outlook 12/6/14: The Christian Response to Ferguson

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  • Greg Yoder of Mission Network News talks about the gravest of persecutions facing Christians around the world (1:25).
  • Author Michael Coren shares thoughts from his book “Hatred: Islam’s War on Christianity” (6:50).
  • Pastor Brian Loritts of Fellowship Memphis speaks about the Ferguson decision(13:00).
  • Pastor Dimas Salaberrios from Infinity Bible Church also weighs in on the Ferguson decision (18:35).
  • Frank Mastronaldo of “Only Hope Prison Ministries” is on KKLA in Los Angeles (22:00).
  • Albert Mohler provides analysis on “The Spiritual Shape of Political Ideas” (28:00).

 

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Christian Outlook 11/29/2014: Jesus: Fully God and Fully Man

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  • Author and professor Bruce Ware discusses the human aspects of Christ in “The Man Christ Jesus.” (2:35).
  • Author Eric Metaxas shares thoughts from his biography on 20th century theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer. (13:00).
  • William Wilberforce was the driving force behind freeing the slaves of England. Marvin Olasky of World Magazine talks about his life. (22:00).
  • What does it mean to be a man? Talk show host Bill Bennett shares words of wisdom from his book “The Book of Man.” (27:55-end).

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Christian Outlook 11/22/14: C.S. Lewis Special

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  • Janet Mefferd speaks with author Alister McGrath about his book “C.S. Lewis: A Life.” (1:35).
  • C.S. Lewis’s stepson, Douglas Gresham, explains the story behind “Mere Christianity.” (8:25).
  • Devon Brown, author of “A Life Observed: A Spiritual Biography of C.S. Lewis” was a guest of John Hall and Kathy Emmons. (12:50).
  • John West, author of “The Magician’s Twin”, considers how C.S. Lewis would have confronted the argument over human origins today. (21:50).
  • Max McLean joins host Janet Mefferd to discuss “The Great Divorce.” (27:45).

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Christian Outlook 11/15/14: 25 Years Ago, the Berlin Wall Came Tumbling Down

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  • Former Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton gives his take on the midterm elections (1:50).
  • Alveda King, the niece of Martin Luther King Jr., reminds us that we need to pray over the case of Michael Brown (6:45).
  • James Phillips of the Heritage Foundation argues that Obama’s ISIS policy is not working (8:45).
  • 25 years ago the Berlin wall came tumbling down. Historian Kengor of Grove City College talks to Janet Mefferd about how the church and Ronald Reagan made that possible (13:00).
  • Mark Elfstrand turns to Eric Metaxas for his take on miracles (21:50).
  • J.D. Greear has written a new book on the Holy Spirit: “Jesus, Continued … Why the Spirit Inside You Is Better than Jesus Beside You” (27:50).

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Christian Outlook 11-1-14: “Culture Shock”

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  • Bill Kristol discusses the Senate races (1:35) and Tom Cotton talks about his Senate race in Arkansas (6:30).
  • A passionate caller asks listeners to vote (9:35).
  • Mark Steyn on his new book “The Undocumented Mark Steyn” (12:55).
  • Frank Gaffney warns of Sharia Law (21:40).
  • Chip Ingraham talks about his new book “Culture Shock” (27:50).

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Christian Outlook 10/25/14: Michael Horton on Ordinary Faith in a Radical World

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  • Kelly Shackelford of the Liberty Institute (1:25) and Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council discuss the Houston mayor’s decision to try and seize sermons from pastors (5:05).
  • Russell Moore of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission on the role of the Gospel in a fast-changing culture (8:55).
  • Bill Bennett gets the latest on the Senate races from Shawn Trende of Real Clear Politics (13:00).
  • Kara Tippetts, a Christian who is dying of cancer, has penned a letter to another young woman battling cancer who intends on taking her own life under Oregon’s “right-to-die” legislation (17:55).
  • Michael Horton shares thoughts from his new book “Ordinary” (27:55).

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Christian Outlook 10/18/14: Marriage Is More Than Just Staying Together

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  • The mayor of Houston is targeting Christian pastors. Eric Stanley with Alliance Defending Freedom explains (1:25).
  • Ebola rages in Africa. Jane Orient of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons gives analysis (6:55).
  • Albert Mohler criticizes the Catholic Church’s stunning move toward embracing homosexuality (13:00).
  • Gary Thomas shares thoughts from his book, “A Lifelong Love: What if Marriage is More Than Just Staying Together” (21:45)
  • Pastor Voddie Bauchum talks about the first Adam and the last Adam, Jesus Christ (27:40).
  • Pastor David Jeremiah says that the book of Revelation is a book of hope (35:40).

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Christian Outlook 10/11/14: Jerry Bridges on his book “God Took Me by the Hand”

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  • Travis Weber of the Family Research Council on the Supreme Court non-decision on same-sex marriage.
  • Russell Moore of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Council talks about Christians staying engaged in the public square.
  • Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, addresses the problem with today’s young people and their views on homosexuality and sexual sin.
  • Merrill Matthews of the Institute for Policy Innovation calls out the IRS.
  • Reggie Littlejohn of Women’s Rights Without Frontiers talks about abortion in China.
  • Stephen Meyer of the Discovery Institute refutes mainstream Darwinian arguments.
  • Jerry Bridges talks about his new book “God Took Me by the Hand.”
  • Britt Merrick of Reality Church in Southern California shares thoughts from his latest book, “Godspeed: Making Christ’s Mission Your Own.”

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Christian Outlook 10/4/14: The Buck Never Stops with Obama

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  • James Phillips of the Heritage Foundation argues that the buck should stop with the White House (1:35).
  • Danielle Plenka of the American Enterprise Institute pinpoints the rise of the Islamic State in Iraq to Obama’s decision to pull all American troops out of the region (6:00).
  • Ken Isaacs of Samaritan’s Purse describes the horrors that Christians face in Iraq (9:50).
  • Daniel Blomberg explains why the Obama administration is attacking a Catholic charity “Little Sisters of the Poor”  (12:50).
  • Paul Kengor of Grove City College (16:20) and Frank Turek talk about tolerance (21:50).
  • Chuck Swindoll shares thoughts on Abraham from his latest book (27:45).

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Christian Outlook 9/27/14: Christians Marked for Persecution with the Letter “N”

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  • Colonel Oliver North explains the threat of the Islamic State (1:20).
  • Frank Gaffney of the Center for Security Policy on the “N” that marks the homes of Christians (5:35).
  • David Curry of Open Doors tells of the horrors that Christians face in the Middle East (7:50).
  • Calvin Beisner dispels rumors regarding climate change (13:00).
  • Tom Harris of the International Climate Science Coalition says that Obama’s energy plan could devastate the poor (18:00).
  • Michael Yousef of the international ministry “Leading the Way” talks about how more Muslims than ever are turning to Christ (22:00).
  • Jim Tonkowich talks about religious liberty (27:55).

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