Tag Archives: Albert Mohler

Kavanaugh, the Court and Abortion


Christian Outlook – October 13, 2018

Judge Kavanaugh is now Justice Kavanaugh and he’s now heard his first case on the nation’s highest court. Greg Clugston of SRN News joins John Hall and Kathy Emmons for a closer look. Albert Mohler provides some historical context on conservative justices and understanding the Constitution. Progressive and “enlightened” school bathroom policies have real and harmful impacts, as explained by Georgene Rice and Christiana Holcomb of Alliance Defending Freedom. Matt Sharp, also of ADF, speaks into how to keep students safe at school with gender fluid children taking advantage of the bathrooms.  Don Kroah asks Everett Piper, President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, about his point that each individual is a human deserving of dignity. Eric Metaxas talks to producers Ann McElhinney and Phelim McAleer about the movie, “Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer,” the story of the trial of abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell.

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How Should Christians View the Charges Against Kavanaugh?


With Democrats seeking to delay the U.S. Supreme Court confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh, Kevin McCullough turns to Karol Markowicz of the New York Post for the latest. Al Mohler examines the accusations of Professor Christine Ford against Kavanaugh and how Christians should view the charges. Byron York, of the Washington Examiner, joins Kevin McCullough to discuss President Trump ordering FISA documents to be declassified and how it affects the FBI Russia probe. Mark Elfstrand invites Ginger Hubbard to share about her book, I Can’t Believe You Just Said That, which offers advice to parents on a range of issues. Georgene Rice speaks with Robert Oscar Lopez, a professor at Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary, about his book, The New Normal, the Transgender Agenda, which details the issues believers face when facing a world calling for gender fluidity. Bob Burney shares shocking statistics concerning students at Yale University.

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Kavanaugh Delivers During Senate Circus and Timeless Virtues Rediscovered


Christian Outlook – September 8, 2018

Chaos and political posturing dominated the Senate hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Kavanaugh. Kevin McCullough turns to Gayle Trotter of the Judicial Crisis Network for comment, and Albert Mohler opines. California AB2943 has been pulled by the bill’s sponsor, Assemblymember Evan Low, even after passing both houses of the California legislature. Frank Sontag asks Pastor Jim Domen to explain what happened. Eric Metaxas asks author Karen Swallow Prior if reading a “physical book” is lost art.  Prior’s book, On Reading Well: Finding the Good Life Through Great Bookshas more on this and the importance of virtues, which can be rediscovered by reading great books like Huckleberry Finn and those of southern author Flannery O’Connor.

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Emerging Adulthood: The Challenges of Faith and the Challenges of Maturity for Young Americans


Christian Outlook – August 4, 2018

Dr. Everett Piper of Oklahoma Wesleyan University joins Georgene Rice to look at the issue of parents raising children without identifying their gender. Frank Sontag and Ralph Drollinger, founder of Capitol Ministries, ask if our legislators, who profess Christian faith grounded in Scripture, are prepared to handle the complex moral issues of today. Jonathan Morrow of Impact 360 and Georgene Rice take a look at Generation Z, and how it’s being shaped against a Biblical worldview, especially their view of gender, sexuality, and morality. Senator Ben Sasse, author of the book, The Vanishing American Adult, joins Albert Mohler to discuss the problems our children are facing becoming adults. We will also hear about one of the single biggest factors we need to address as a nation, one of learning and reading.

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Conservatives Prepare for a Battle to Confirm Supreme Court Nominee


Christian Outlook – July 21, 2018

Don Kroah and Jim Daly of Focus on the Family look at how the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh would make a significant change in the composition of the U.S. Supreme Court.  John Stonestreet of the Colson Center joins Mark Elfstrand to talk about Judge Kavanaugh’s Catholic faith and how that might impact his nomination. Pete of Pepperdine’s Graduate School of Public Policy joins Craig Roberts to explain the radical nature of California AB 2943. Georgene Rice turns to Peter Sprigg of the Family Research Council regarding the delay of California AB 2943 and any message from a recent U. S. Supreme Court “NIFLA” decision. Albert Mohler and Ryan Anderson, author of “When Harry Became Sally,” discuss the transgender issue including a look at the medical community reaction.

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The Anthony Kennedy Seat and the Future of the High Court


Christian Outlook – July 7, 2018

Don Kroah talks with Mat Staver of the Liberty Counsel about President Trump’s possible Supreme Court nominee candidates to replace Justice Kennedy. Don Kroah and Paul Kengor from Grove City College take a look at the history of Supreme Court nominations. Albert Mohler looks at a piece on transgenderism in the Atlantic magazine. Craig Roberts and Dennis Rainey offer up tips for parents in our hyper-sexualized world. Don Kroah interviews Steven Mosher, author and China expert, about why we should not overlook the communist nature of the Chinese regime. Bob Burney tells us how we are being lied to about socialism.

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Fighting for the Family in Our Toxic Culture


The Christian Outlook – June 23, 2018

Kevin McCullough looks at the IG report on the FBI’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email scandal and has comments from Trey Gowdy. Eric Metaxas invites Mollie Hemmingway, of The Federalist, to share her reaction of the report. Don Kroah and Faith McDonnell of the Institute of Religion and Democracy looks at the issue of human rights within the big story on North Korea. Albert Mohler takes on the issue of religious liberty in North America that directly affects Christian higher education in Canada. Frank Sontag talks with Gina Pastore about her book, Picking Up My Shattered Pieces: Bouncing Back When Life Throws You a Curve Ball, her story about life after the death of her husband, Frank Pastore. Leonard Sax, author of “The Collapse of Parenting: How We Hurt Our Kids When We Treat Them Like Grown-Ups,” joins Eric Metaxas to share tips on protecting our children from the world’s toxic culture.

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Special Edition: Religious Liberty in the Wake of the Supreme Court’s Decision in Masterpiece Cakes


The Christian Outlook — June 9, 2018

In this special edition of The Christian Outlook,  Kevin McCullough turns to Jim Campbell of the Alliance Defending Freedom, who was one of the attorneys who defended Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cake Shop, in the much anticipated and now decided 7-2 Supreme Court case.  Ryan Anderson of the Heritage Foundation and Albert Mohler of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary offer their analysis on the huge win for religious liberty. Georgene Rice invites Anne Paulk, the Executive Director of the Restored Hope Network, to discuss California AB 2943 and why there is such concern among Christians. ADF’s Greg Baylor explains the details of a religious liberty case involving Grace College in Indiana and Biola University in Southern California. LouAnn Sabatier of the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative joins Don Kroah to share about an announcement from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who will lead an international group of government ministers to advance the cause of religious liberty. Albert Mohler returns to speak with Ryan Anderson on tensions related to sexual expression, sexual identity, and what it means to be human.

 

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The Pro-Life Cause Loses a Major Vote


The Christian Outlook — June 2, 2018

Jim Daly, president of Focus on the Family, joins Kevin McCullough to discuss Ireland’s constitutional ban on abortion that was wiped out in a vote this past Friday. Albert Mohler diagnoses this vote and how it is a sign secularization of Europe. Clifford May, the founder and President of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies shares his insights into the game of diplomatic Jenga between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. Eric Metaxas joins Mark Elfstrand to discuss the cancellation of “Roseanne” on ABC, following Roseanne Barr’s racist comment on Twitter. Owen Strachan takes a closer look at the Pope’s recent embrace of homosexuality. Eric Metaxas speaks with Archeologist Dr. Steven Collins, who believes he has found what is left of the ancient city, Sodom.

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Christian Wisdom for College Grads

The Christian Outlook – May 26, 2018

Kevin McCullough talks with Kimberly Strassel of the Wall Street Journal who has been closely following the story about the FBI informant that was placed within the Trump campaign. Bob Burney explains how the head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, caught the attention of many, with his comments to a gay man in a recent encounter. Albert Mohler shares how the Pope has been giving an informal “wink and nod” to many controversial topics opposed Catholic teaching. Pete Peterson of Pepperdine’s Graduate School of Public Policy and Craig Roberts has more on California Assembly Bill 2943, that is aimed at restricting counseling services and materials related to sexual orientation. Don Kroah talks with Ladi Peter Thompson, his Nigerian guest, who shares about his experience with Boko Haram and the many underlying forms it is taking. Terry Mattingly speaks with Eric Metaxas about the life and writings of author/journalist Tom Wolfe who passed on May 14 at age 88. Author Erica Reitz and Mark Elfstrand discuss her new book, After College: Navigating Transitions, Relationships and Faith. John Moriarty, an Ohio pastor and avid runner, joins Bob Burney to talk about an upcoming a run organized to shed light on problem of human trafficking.

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