Tag Archives: Albert Mohler

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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The State of the Church in Our Fast-Changing World


The Christian Outlook – April 28, 2018

Pastor John MacArthur and Frank Sontag examine the state of the Church and how there is an up and coming revival of genuine desire for Biblically sound doctrine. Albert Mohler explains details of California bill AB2943 that would make it illegal to sell certain books found on book tables at religious conferences such as Pastor John MacArthur’s recent “Shepherd’s Conference.” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is an evangelical Christian and is convictional on Christian moral issues which, though now too late, New Jersey Senator Corey Booker seemed to think was sufficient grounds to disqualify him. Don Kroah turns to Mat Staver of the Liberty Counsel to discuss what the U. S. Constitution says about the office qualifications. Jesus Christ’s Great Commission is examined by Don Kroah and Wayne Pederson, Executive Director of the group, “International Day for the Unreached.” Emerson Eggerich, author of “The 4 Wills of God: The Way He Directs Our Steps and Frees Us to Direct Our Own,” joins Eric Metaxas. Bob Burney reports on the United Kingdom’s Supreme Court ruling against the parents of seriously ill, 23 month old Alfie Evans, denying further medical treatment outside England and, against the parent’s wishes,  allowing the state-run hospital to “pull the plug.”

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The Risen Christ: An Easter Special


The Christian Outlook — March 30, 2018

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. 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. Albert Mohler, the president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, focuses on the significance of the empty tomb in Matthew 28. Chuck Swindoll of “Insight for Living” captures the exhilaration that comes with the recognition that Jesus Christ is risen from the dead.

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What Science Has to Say About Gender

The Christian Outlook — March 17, 2018

Kevin McCullough turns to veteran reporter for the Washington Examiner, Byron York, to sort out the firing of Rex Tillerson and replacement Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State. Gordon Chang discusses the meeting of President Trump with Kim Jun-Un and whether or not it is an opportunity for North Korea to delay, deny, and decieve. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, shares his perspective about the recent decision from the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, which has a direct impact on religious liberty. Mark Elfstrand invites Jerry Bowyer of Townhall Finance to give us a bit of context and perspective on tariffs. Pastor Phillip DeCoursey of Know the Truth, sits in with Frank Sontag to offer Biblical wisdom on Romans 12:1-2. Eric Metaxes invites Ryan Anderson to share about issues few courageously and truthfully discuss, transgenderism and gender dysphoria. Ryan Anderson’s book, When Harry Became Sally: Responding to the Transgender Moment, offers even more information on the subject.

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Billy Graham, the Hope of the Gospel and Heartache After Florida Shooting

The Christian Outlook — February 24, 2018.  Albert Mohler and Grant Walker, the author of the biography America’s Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation, remember the impactful legacy of Billy Graham. While on with Don Kroah, David French of the National Review, takes a look at the political rhetoric surrounding the horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida last week. Frank Sontag invites Victor Marx, founder of “All Things Possible” ministries, to share about the spiritual and moral issues at work in last week’s massacre. While on with Mark Elfstrand, Josh Weidman points to the horrors of Columbine as the reason he is today a pastor. Finishing out the program are excerpts from a  powerful message from Billy Graham delivered in 1958 in San Fransisco entitled, “The Offense of the Cross.”

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Hurting Hearts and a Searching Generation

The Christian Outlook — February 17, 2018

Following the tragic Florida school shooting, Kevin McCullough turns to Ryan Baitzel, Pastor of Emergence in Totowa New Jersey, to help offer a Biblical perspective on why these tragedies keep happening. Georgene Rice invites Jonathan Morrow of Impact 360 to look at a study of our youth, Generation Z, and where they are with regard to the Christian Faith. Frank Sontag asks Pastor John MacArthur, of “Grace to You” to share insights on the state of the Church. Albert Mohler takes a close look at a New York Times Magazine article detailing the devastating trends of pornography. Owen Strachan, a young theologian out of the Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary, shares about a recent piece he wrote titled “50 Shades of Me Too.” Finally, Georgene Rice invites Dr. David Kyle Foster to share about his documentary, “TranZformed: Finding Peace With Your God-Given Gender.”

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Why the Immigration Debate Shut Down the Government

The Christian Outlook — January 27, 2018

Kevin McCullough invites Sarah Westwood, White House reporter for the Washington Examiner, to share about why the short-lived government shutdown was a bad move for Senate Democrats. David Inserra, a policy analyst at the Heritage Foundation, sat in with Georgene Rice to discuss the DACA controversy and what is the right way to handle illegal immigration. While on with Don Kroah, Monica Burke of the Heritage foundation shares the good news concerning a recent Supreme Court decision and why it was favorable for believers. Albert Mohler recaps the 45th anniversary of the Roe v Wade decision and the  March for Life that took place in Washington D.C. Bill Bunkley invites Glen Stanton, director for Family Formation Studies at Focus on the Family, to discuss the Leftist’s decades-old overpopulation rallying cry. Bob Burney explains the deeper issues of healthcare nets. Finishing up, Albert Mohler returns to discuss what role our faith plays in government.

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