Tag Archives: Albert Mohler

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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The Church in a Changing World

The Christian Outlook — January 20, 2018

Don Kroah turns to Randall Everett of the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative to give an assessment of the Iranian protests and a look at the church in Iran.  LouAnn Sabatier, also of 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative, shares about what the U.S is doing to hold the Pakistani government accountable after the years of Christian persecution in Pakistan. Albert Mohler takes a look at our recent changing U.S. demography in light of the immigration crisis in Europe. Hank Hanegraaff, the voice of “The Bible Answer Man,” joins Eric Metaxas to talk about his latest book: “Muslim: What You Need to Know About the World’s Fastest Growing Religion.”

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Advent: Preparing Your Heart for Christmas

The Christian Outlook — December 23, 2017

Pastors Ray Pritchard and Dave Watson joined Kevin McCullough to discuss their books on Advent and how to prepare one’s heart for the celebration of Jesus’ birth. Steve Estes provides a fresh application of the Proverbs for this Christmas season on the Georgene Rice Show. Alistair Begg helps create in us a sense of how much was fulfilled in the birth of the Christ child. Albert Mohler explains how many Christians get the Christmas story wrong. On the John and Kathy Show, Jerry Bowyer explains the social context of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Mike Gallagher shares how CBS fought almost everything related to the beloved “Charlie Brown Christmas” special when it first aired in 1965.

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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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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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