TCO 5/7/16: “Every Bitter Thing Is Sweet”

Talk show host Kevin McCullough joined the Eric Metaxas Show to give his analysis on Donald Trump’s primary win in Indiana. President of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Albert Mohler explains why Trump’s win is rather sobering. The American Family Association’s Walker Wildmon tells why his organization started a boycott against Target’s bathroom policy. David French of the National Review discussed the Target boycott with John & Kathy. Bob Hall and Bruce Feathers are working to bring the mission back to the YMCA in their local community. They sat down with Georgene Rice. Sarah Hagerty wrote a book titled “Every Bitter Thing Is Sweet.” She joined the Frank Sontag Show. Albert Mohler highlights attacks against religious liberty coming from the NCAA.

 

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TCO 4/30/16: “The Road to Character”

Don Kroah turned to columnist and author Cal Thomas to discuss Donald Trump’s first serious foreign policy speech. Herb London of the London Center for Policy Research joined the guest host Greg Thornbury of King’s College to talk about the severe damage Trump is doing to the Republican Party and the nation. Kroah spoke with Father Frank Pavone about a Supreme Court case that will have a tremendous impact on abortion. Bob Burney reported on the staggering loss of lives in China due to abortion. Columnist David Brooks spoke with Eric Metaxas about his book, “The Road to Character.” Pastor Dan Delzell joined the Frank Sontag Show to talk about justification. Linda Chavez of the Center for Equal Opportunity talked with Kroah about the effects of the transgender agenda.

 

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TCO 4/23/16: The Power of the Gospel to Redeem Sinners

Don Kroah spoke with Paul Kengor of Grove City College and Donald Lambro of the Washington Times about the state of the Republican race for president since the New York primary. Georgene Rice turned to national security expert Sebastian Gorka to learn more about Russian fighter jets buzzing U.S. ships. Eric Metaxas spoke with Jason Gay of the Wall Street Journal about basketball phenomenon Stephan Curry. Anne Rice of the Restored Hope Network was on the Georgene Rice show to talk about the power of the Word to redeem sinners regarding sexual sin. Bill Bennett discussed his new book “Tried by Fire” with Eric Metaxas. Bob Burney reflects upon Donald Trump’s favorite Bible verse, “an eye for an eye.”

 

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TCO 4/16/16: The Fight for Religious Freedom

Dr. Michael Brown, host of “Line of Fire,” spoke with Don Kroah about the threat to religious liberty. Craig Roberts turned to Pastor Andrew Chavarrilla, executive director of the Truth and Liberty Foundation, to discuss whether the church is really up for the fight to preserve religious liberty. Don Kroah interviewed Bishop Garland Hunt about Georgia Governor Nathan Deal’s veto of a religious protection bill. Owen Strachan, president of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, joined Bob Burney to talk about the fight to preserve biblical values. Star Parker of the Center for Urban Renewal and Education spoke with Frank Sontag about the state of the black family in America today. Frank Sontag spoke with Denny Burk, professor of Biblical Studies at Boyce College and Southern Seminary, about the dangerous and tragic effects of pornography. Andrew Hood, managing director of communications for the American Bible Society, broke down the latest numbers from an annual “State of the Bible” survey for Mark Elfstrand. Dr. Albert Mohler highlighted the latest example of secularism attacking Christian mores on his Briefing program.

 

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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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