Masterpiece Cakeshop Gets Their Day in the High Court

The Christian Outlook — December 9, 2017

Matt Staver, president and chief attorney of the Liberty Counsel, discussed with Bill Bunkley the latest of the Masterpiece Cakeshop U.S. Supreme Court Case. Dr. Albert Mohler shares how the Supreme Court is mirroring the different points of view of the media concerning the case. Eric Metaxas shares with Mark Elfstrand how when we naturally focus on the need to dethrone those convicted of sexual harassment and assault, it’s easy to lose sight of their souls. Jim Daly, president of Focus on the Family, joins Don Kroah to share about the upcoming March for Life Conference in January. Steve Aden, Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel at Americans Unite for Life, shares the latest shocking CDC report on abortion. Jerry Johnson, president and CEO of NRB explains why we should care deeply what is happening to the internet as the federal government considers what to do next concerning Net Neutrality. Wrapping up, Albert Mohler shows how an increasing number of Millennials are ditching religion for witchcraft and astrology.

 

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North Korean Missiles, the Language Debate on Gender and a Reminder of the Cost of Christian Faith

The Christian Outlook — December 02, 2017

In light of yet another North Korean missile launch, Kevin McCullough turns to retired General Jack Kean and retired Colonel David Hunt on what an open conflict with North Korea would look like.  Rachel Greszler of the Heritage Foundation speaks with Georgene Rice on a clear eyed-look at the tax reform packages being pushed in Congress. Columnist and acclaimed Christian Peter Hitchens, brother of the late atheist Christopher Hitchens, shares with Eric Metaxas about the pressure to concede to new language on the transgender issue and how it is an infringement on free speech.  Representative Diane Black of Tennessee explains to Eric Metaxas how the Conscience Protection Act would protect employees who hold religious convictions. Albert Mohler shares how mainline Protestant denominations are almost competing for which one will go furthest left the fastest. David Peck of Azusa Pacific University speaks with Frank Sontag about the importance of setting good boundaries with technology in an effort to protect the companionship of family.  Bob Burney tells a story coming out of Nigeria of the dangers of Islam and how it tragically affects missionaries who interface with various Islamist movements.

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Supreme Court Takes Up Critical Pro-Life Case

The Christian Outlook — November 25, 2017

Matt Staver, president and chief attorney of the Liberty Council, speaks with Georgene Rice about an extremely important upcoming precedent-setting Supreme Court case that will determine the constitutionality of requiring California crisis pregnancy centers to tell patients where they can go to have an abortion. David Walker, author of “God and the Transgender Debate,” clears up some often repeated lies about gender on the Bill Bunkley Show.  Victor Davis Hanson shares from his latest book, “The Second World Wars,” a look at how World War II was fought and won. While on the Eric Metaxas Show, Ken Stern, former CEO of NPR, shares how his Left-leaning perspective changed in his book, “Republican Like Me: How I left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right.” William Briggs explains to Craig Roberts how all legislation is a reflection of one’s moral code and goes on to explain the limits of legislation.

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Ours is a God of Redemption

The Christian Outlook – November 18, 2017

Dr. Richard Land, President of the Southern Evangelical Seminary, shares with Don Kroah insights from his article on the Texas shooting. While on with Georgene Rice, Lori Gano details her story of redemption from her book, “How He Loves Us,” and the immeasurable suffering she faced while being raised with an abusive family with mental illness. Following the 100th anniversary of communism, Frank Gaffney, founder and president of the Center for Security Policy, and Jerrett Stepman, editor of the Daily Signal, detail some of the repressive efforts communism has had on millions of people around the world, and how Millennials are increasingly in favor of it.  Mark Elfstrand invites Calvin Beisner, the founder and national spokesperson for the Cornwall Alliance for the Stewardship of Creation, on how incorrectly human activity is often blamed for global warming. Lisa De Pasquale shares with Eric Metaxes some of the funny aspects of her latest book, “The Social Justice Warrior Handbook: A Practical Survival Guide for Snowflakes, Millennials, and Generation Z.” In light of the many tragedies that are happening worldwide, June Hunt, founder of Hope for the Heart, answers the question: Where is God in all of this?

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Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

The Christian Outlook – November 11, 2017

In the wake of yet another shooting, this time in Texas, Kevin McCullough turns to Max Lucado, to remind us us that while tragic moments like this are times to mourn, it is an opportunity to have faith instead of fear. Albert Mohler joins Frank Sontag to share with us that these events are signals of eternity and serve as a reminder to cling to The Savior and reaffirm our complete dependence on Him. Arizona Representative Trent Franks and Janet Porter, president of anti-abortion group Faith2Action, share about the “Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017,” better known as the Heartbeat Bill. Albert Mohler shares from Erica Komisar’s book: “Being There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters.” Eric Metaxes invites Christopher Yuan to share his powerful testimony and journey from homosexuality to Christ that will leave you in awe. He also shares the faithfulness of his mom who prayed constantly for his salvation. Yuan is author of “Out of a Far Country A Gay Sons Journey to God. A Broken Mothers Search for Hope.”

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Terror Strikes Again in New York

The Christian Outlook – November 04, 2017
Kevin McCullough speaks with New York congressman Peter King about the details surrounding this tragic terror attack. Health policy expert Merrill Matthews shares with Don Kroah what is going on in Washington concerning the sad state of Healthcare. Hollywood producer and record promoter Marty Angelo shares his experience in ministering to Harvey Weinstein. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Seminary, shares his thoughts on a very powerful pro-life article found in the NYT Science section. Paul Kengor, professor of political science at Grove City College, and author of the book, “The Communist” shares how history is being lost in our college campuses. Albert Mohler shares his perspective on yet another sexual misconduct case, Kevin Spacey.

 

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Consequences of Bad Ideas on the College Campus

The Christian Outlook – October 28, 2017
Dr. Everett Piper, President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University and author of “Not a Day Care: The Devastating Consequences of Abandoning Truth”, joins Georgene Rice on KPDQ in Portland to discuss the negative consequences that bad ideas have, which are being taught from our college campuses. Pastor Philip DeCourcy discusses with Mark Elfstrand that both his home country, Ireland, and new country, the U.S, are both drifting away from Biblical principles and how there are serious implications for countries that walk away from God. Also on with Mark Elfstrand, Daniel Huera of Focus on the Family offers steps that dads can take to have quality time with their children. Senator Ben Sasse, author of the book, “The Vanishing American Adult, “ joins Albert Mohler to discuss the problem our children are facing, and now entire nation. We also hear about one of the single biggest factors we need to address, one of learning and reading.

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Entertainment Industry Once Cared What Believers Thought

The Christian Outlook — October 21, 2017
President Trump addresses nation on the Iranian nuclear threat. Kayleigh McEnany, spokesperson for the Republican National Committee, shares with Kevin McCullough on the Iran Deal. While on the Eric Metaxes Show, John Zmirak, Senior Editor of The Stream, shares from his recent article comparing Harvey Weinstein to Zeus. Albert Mohler also weighs in on the Weinstein scandal. Dr. Ted Baehr, founder of Movieguide, speaks with Bill Bunkley of Faith Talk in Tampa Bay on the personalities behind the entertainment industry. Kelsey Harkness, of the Federalist, joins Kevin McCullough to share her thoughts on the Boy Scouts allowing girls to join. Metaxes invites Sharyl Attkisson, a former investigative reporter for CBS News, to share her experiences with media bias at the highest level. KKLA’s Frank Sontag discusses the issue of intimacy in marriage and relationships with John Ortberg, author, speaker, and senior pastor of Menlo Church in Menlo Park, CA.

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Vegas, Weinstein and Human Suffering — Christ is our Only Hope

The Christian Outlook — October 14, 2017

Kevin McCullough invites Bob Burney to ruminate on the instructive lessons from the fall of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. Craig Roberts asks Alex McFarland, author of “Abandoned Faith: Why Millenials Are Walking Away and How you can Lead them Home,” to make sense of the evil that occurred in Las Vegas. Frank Sontag listens to the moving testimony of Isik Abla, a Muslim woman who found Christ after an abusive marriage. Eric Metaxas, author of a new book on Martin Luther,  reveals some incredible new details from Luther’s life to Kevin McCullough. Finally, McCullough gets an update from Pastor Ron Hindt of Calvary Houston, one of the pastors still focused on helping the Houston community rebuild their lives after the disaster there.

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After the Attack on Vegas: A Nation Mourns

The Christian Outlook – October 7, 2017

Las Vegas will never be the same after the Massacre at the fourth annual “Route 91” concert. We hear from a first person survivor, Carly Maciel, who joins Don on the “Don Kroah Show.” President Trump addresses a very disturbed and grieving nation. Albert Mohler joins Kevin McCullough on the obsession the country has in finding out why the mass murder did what he did. Kevin McCullough then turns to Mike Baker, former operations officer with the CIA, on what we can do to avoid or stop such an attack in the future. Craig Roberts of K-FAX  invites Brock Krietzburg of Samaritan’s Purse to provide an update on the situation in Puerto Rico. Johnathan McKee, veteran author and youth worker, shares insights from his new book “The Teen’s Guide to Social Media and Mobile Devises” on the Georgene Rice show on KPDQ in Portland. Frank Sontag of KKLA speaks with Pastor John MacArthur on who Jesus actually is. Finally, Jim Daly, of Focus on the Family, joins McCullough to pray for our nation.

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