Tag Archives: Alliance Defending Freedom

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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Coercive State Governments, Corrupt Priests, and Christ’s Help in Time of Need


Frank Sontag turns to Jonathan Keller, of the California Family Council, to share about the latest on California AB2943 and the open hostility it and the LGBT Caucus has towards Christian morality. Georgene Rice invites Alliance Defending Freedom‘s Kristen Waggoner, who successfully argued Jack Phillips’ Supreme Court case (Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission), to share about Colorado’s renewed effort to destroy Jack’s business. Dr. Albert Mohler takes a look at the implosion of the Catholic church in Pennsylvania involving over 300 predatory priests and over 1,000 abused children. Catholic John Zmirak of “The Stream,” shares his deep-seated concerns about what this means for the Catholic church as a whole. Craig Roberts turns to Annabelle Rutledge, of Concerned Women for America, share her efforts to put pressure on Congress to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Eric Metaxas has accomplished Christian author and apologist Douglas Groothuis share the story of he and his wife “suffering well” in his book, Walking Through Twilight: A Wife’s Illness—A Philosopher’s Lament.”

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A Banner Session at the Supreme Court: First Amendment Victories as Kennedy Retires


Christian Outlook – June 30, 2018

Georgene Rice and Jim Campbell, an attorney from the Alliance Defending Freedom, discuss the Supreme Court’s decision on NIFLA v. Becerra. Kate Anderson, also with ADF, explains to Kevin McCullough the Supreme Court’s decision not to take up the case of Baronelle Stutzman, a florist in Washington state. Eric Metaxas and ADF lead attorney Kristen Waggoner talk with Baronelle about the case. Kevin McCullough and Joy Pullmann of the Federalist talk about incivility. Don Kroah talks with Jerry Johnson, president of the National Religious Broadcasters, about Pastor Andrew Brunson, imprisoned in Turkey. Don Kroah talks about Christians targeted in Nigeria. Eric Metaxas turns to Adam Carrington of Hillsdale College to talk about incivility in our increasingly toxic public square and then reflect on the meaning of the 4th of July.

 

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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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Tension and Celebration as the United States Moves Embassy to Jerusalem

The Christian Outlook – May 19, 2018

Wall Street Journal editor Kimberly Strassel joins Kevin McCullough to discuss the Journal’s story that questions whether the FBI did, in fact, spy on the 2016 Trump campaign with the intent of doing it harm. Don Kroah and Cliff May, founder and president of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, take another look at the canceled Iran Deal. Alliance Defending Freedom, president and CEO Michael Ferris sits in with Don Kroah to talk about how ADF landed on a hate group list by the Southern Poverty Law Center. Dr. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Seminary, explains the historical significance of the move of the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. Dr. Tony Evans joins Bob Burney to explain why it is never too late for God’s saving grace in his book, Your Comeback. Arlene Pellicane, author of her book Parents Rising, offers up practical parenting advise with Georgene Rice. Bob Burney has a closing look at the demonstrations that followed the U.S. Embassy move and that, information gleaned from mainstream media, ignores that most of those killed were with the terrorist organization Hamas.

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The Story Behind the Faith-Based Film that Stunned Hollywood

The Christian Outlook — March 24, 2018

Kevin McCullough speaks with Kevin Theriot, senior counsel and vice president of the Center for Life with Alliance Defending Freedom, about the Supreme Court case where California is requiring pro-life clinics to promote abortion. Frank Sontag speaks with Dr. Everett Piper, president of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, on the latest politically correct absurdity, Lake Ingle being banned from a Christian Theology class. Eric Metaxas invites Bart Millard to share his moving story behind the song “I Can Only Imagine,” leading up to the now released movie that has stunned Hollywood. Mark Morano sits in with Georgene Rice to discuss his book, The Politically Incorrect Guide to Climate Change. Mark Elfstrand talks with Lisa Anderson, the director of Young Adults at Focus on the Family about the trend in premarital sex in the Church. Frank Sontag shares about Simon’s College in Boston that came up with an “anti-oppression library guide.”

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