Tag Archives: Bob Burney

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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Religious Liberty Faces its Greatest Challenge


The Christian Outlook – May 5, 2018

Kevin McCullough and Robert Spencer, author of “The Complete Infidel’s Guide to Iran,” look at what Israeli military intelligence discovered about Iran and the Iranian nuclear deal. Dr. Albert Mohler has more on the death of British toddler Alfie Evans, who died after the British courts and the hospital refused to let his parents take the child to a country willing to assist. Georgene Rice chats with Mat Staver, Chairman of the Liberty Counsel, about California Assembly Bill 2943. Kevin McCullough and Dr. Jeff Myers, President of Summit Ministries, look deeper into the implications of this bill. Dennis Prager joins Eric Metaxas to talk about his latest bestseller, a study of the book of Exodus. Lee Strobel, author of “The Case for Christ,” is back with another volume – “ The Case for Miracles,” where he looks at evidence for the supernatural and talks with Kevin McCullough. People still talk to God and, deep down, we all feel the need to connect with the Living God. Bob Burney discusses a study of talking with God.

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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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State of California Looks to Make Some Church Counseling Illegal


The Christian Outlook – April 7, 2018

Mat Staver, founder and chairman of the Liberty Counsel, joins Georgene Rice to talk about California’s attempt to dictate what type of counseling help is legal and what is illegal. Mark Elfstrand and John Stonestreet, President of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview, examine the topic of school shootings and violence. Frank Sontag addresses troubling statistics pointing to the fatherlessness of our nation’s children. Dr. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Seminary, tackles the issue of the decline of European Christianity. Todd Nettleton of Voice of the Martyrs shares with Georgene Rice about the book detailing martyrs Richard and Sabrina Wurmbrand, “Wurmbrand, Tortured for Christ.” Julie Woodley joins Mark Elfstrand to share details of her nightmarish childhood, and the people she thought she could trust and turn to for help, but betrayed her. Bob Burney explains the latest stop on the unstoppable locomotive of political correctness that has barreled through colleges and workplaces, sparing almost no one.

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A Look at the Left’s Achilles Heel: Farrakhan

The Christian Outlook — March 10, 2018

Bob Burney examines the controversy surrounding Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan. Kevin McCullough invites economic policy analyst Stephen Moore to discuss the controversial steel and aluminum tariffs that President Trump promises to enact. Kevin McCullough talks with author and columnist Dr. Gina Loudon about the Hollywood-driven-bashing of all things conservative at the Academy Awards. Eric Metaxas invites Brian Bird, former executive producer of “Touched by an Angel”, to share about his more recent show, “When Calls the Heart,” that has grown into a monster hit.  Nick Vujicic shares his amazing story and details of his ministry, Life Without Limbs, with Frank Sontag. While on with Georgene Rice, Deborah Tilden, co-founder of SMART Women’s Health Care shares her powerful story of recovery from having an abortion and what she is doing to help recovering mothers. Bob Burney shares about a rather foolish Facebook moment involving Babylon Bee.

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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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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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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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