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American Exceptionalism and its Challenges

The Christian Outlook – August 1, 2020

Don Kroah turns to Dr. Everett Piper, former president Oklahoma Wesleyan University, to talk about the Evangelical pastors and leaders who have rallied under the banner of “Black Lives Matter.”

Don Kroah and Armstrong Williams, a black American, talk about the media’s coverage of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Bob Burney looks at the challenges facing many police departments through what we’re seeing in Seattle.

Georgene Rice talks with James Carafano, of the Heritage Foundation, about the criminal nature of what we’re witnessing in Portland, Oregon.

Craig Roberts and Brad Dacus, President of the Pacific Justice Institute, talk about the double standards churches are facing because of state and local COVID-19 mandates and restrictions.

Craig Roberts talks with Dr. Jeff Guskey, an emergency physician in Texas, about what we have learned about the COVID-19 virus and how it is predictable due to the weather and changes in humidity.

Dr. Albert Mohler and talk show host Michael Medved have an extended conversation about Michael’s book, God’s Hand on America: Divine Providence in the Modern Era.

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The Scouts Go Bankrupt; Planned Parenthood Enters the High School Campus

The Christian Outlook – February 22, 2020

Bill Bunkley talks with John Stemberger of Trail Life USA, about the Boy Scouts filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the wake of sexual abuse allegations.

Albert Mohler reflects on some of the broader lessons learned from the Boy Scout story.

Craig Roberts talks with Brian Johnston, Western Director of the National Right to Life Committee, about how Planned Parenthood is targeting our kids in schools.

Kevin McCullough and former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy talk about San Francisco’s new District Attorney who has made it his mission not to uphold the law, but to defend and protect lawbreakers.

Eric Metaxas and Dr. Meg Meeker, a contributor to Focus on the Family, look at the dramatic wave of teenaged youth who identify as transgender.

Georgene Rice and Dave Harvey talk about his new book on marriage, “I Still Do! Growing Closer and Stronger through Life’s Defining Moments.”

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A Bold Pro-Life Message in the State of the Union

The Christian Outlook – February 8, 2020

Dr. Albert Mohler reviews President Trump’s State of the Union address that included a strong pro-life message.

Kevin McCullough talks with New York Congressman Lee Zeldin to sort out Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s behavior following the president’s State of the Union address.

Georgene Rice talks with Tom Jipping of the Heritage Foundation about the legacy of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision.

Eric Metaxas and Ann McElhinney talk about the central inspiration for the film project, “Gosnell.”

Georgene Rice and Dan Kramer talk about Wycliffe Bible Translators and their efforts to get completed Bibles in some of the most difficult places.

Bob Burney talks about a new character on Sesame Street that just happens to be transgender.

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Defending Life, Marriage and Religious Liberty

Christian Outlook – December 28, 2019

In this special edition, Eric Metaxas talks with John Stonestreet about his book, “Life, Marriage, and Religious Liberty: What Belongs to God, What Belongs to Caesar.” They discuss how these are all fronts under attack and must be defended.

Stonestreet also talks about the Manhattan Declaration: A Call of Christian Conscience, which affirms life, traditional marriage and religious liberty.

Metaxas and Stonestreet conclude by sharing how marriage and family make men better versions of themselves.

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The Risen Christ: An Easter Special

The Christian Outlook — April 22, 2019

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. Dr. 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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The Need to Reach Youth with the Gospel of Jesus Christ

The Christian Outlook – March 16, 2019

Kevin McCullough talks with Kim Strassel,  editor at the Wall Street Journal, about the lack of anything substantive in the Mueller investigation. Don Kroah and Marion Smith, of Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation, talks about how Socialism seems to be gaining traction. Kevin McCullough talks with Bethany Mandel about one new congresswoman’s anti-Semitism. Dr. Alex McFarland, director of the Christian World View Center, joins Craig Roberts to talk about the importance of bringing up children in the faith. Georgene Rice and Jonathan Butcher, a senior policy analyst for the Heritage Foundation, talk about free speech on college campuses. Eric Metaxas and Professor Michael Behe talk about his book, Darwin Devolves: The New Science About DNA That Challenges Evolution. Georgene Rice talks with Anne Paulk, executive director of Restored Hope Network, about the difficulty now faced in counseling those who want to leave homosexuality.

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A Second Victory in the Courts for Jack Phillips

The Christian Outlook – March 9, 2019

Georgene Rice and ADF’s Jim Campbell look at the about-face of the Colorado Civil Rights Commission in their harassment of Masterpiece Cake Shop owner Jack Phillips.

Kevin McCullough turns to Laila Mickelwait of the Exodus Cry ministry for a look at New York State’s move to legalize prostitution.

The Common Good hosts Ian Simkin and Brian From talk to Naomi’s House executive director Simone Halpin about New York’s proposed legalization of prostitution and how that could make sex trafficking worse. Halpin also shares how Naomi’s House is meeting the needs of those coming out of sex trafficking.

The Common Good’s Ian and Brian talk with Fernando Ortega about his Christian music career.

Dennis Rainey joins Don Kroah to talk about his plans after announcing that he is stepping down from Family Life Today.

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Religious Liberty Celebrated, Contemporary Threats to Religious Liberty


Christian Outlook – January 19, 2019

Craig Roberts turns to Larry Fedewa, of the Washington Times to look at the longest government shutdown in our nation’s history as it continues with no end in sight. Bob Burney asks Pastor Tim Throckmorton to look at the crisis at the border and the innocent victims, the children, that are used as pawns. Kevin McCullough and Brooke Singman, of Fox News, take a glimpse at what divided government looks like. Albert Mohler has an in-depth look at the disturbing new education framework under consideration in California. Craig Roberts asks Brad Dacus, of the Pacific Justice Institute, about the California education framework’s skeptical look at the role of religion in the education of our children. Georgene Rice talks to Kate Anderson of the Alliance Defending Freedom about a women’s shelter in Anchorage, Alaska, that is under fire for sheltering women exclusively. Eric Metaxas and historian William Federer talk about religious freedom and the challenges America faced in its beginning and to some degree still faces today, the separation of church from state.

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U.S. Border Crisis and the Netherlands Turns on Christian Leaders


Christian Outlook – January 12, 2019

Kevin McCullough asks Dr. Albert Mohler about the harsh reaction of Dutch officials to The Nashville Statement, a statement of conviction, summarizing and affirming the Bible’s teaching on marriage and human sexuality. Frank Sontag and Larry Elder discuss the more controversial elements of the immigration debate. John Zmirak, senior editor of The Stream sits with Eric Metaxas to ask if the border wall, in and of itself, is somehow immoral. Frank Sontag asks how we’d like to live our lives in front of God. Bob Burney discusses at an article from the Economist “Why are so many teenage girls appearing in gender clinics?” Georgene Rice talks with Tim Muellhoff about his book, Defending Your Marriage – The Reality of Spiritual Warfare. Bob Burney looks at how the Colorado Civil Rights Commission continues its harassment of Masterpiece Cake Shop owner Jack Phillips.

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A C.S. Lewis Special: Narnia Unlocked


The Christian Outlook — November 24, 2018

Don Kroah is joined by Max McLean who has brought to stage some of the classic works of Lewis. C.S. Lewis’s stepson, Douglas Gresham, explains the story behind Mere Christianity. Devon Brown, author of A Life Observed: A Spiritual Biography of C.S. Lewis was a guest of John Hall and Kathy Emmons.  Eric Metaxas interviews Joe Laconte, author of A Wardrobe, A Hobbit, and Great War about Lewis’ friendship with J.R.R Tolkien.  Eric Metaxas returns to interview C.S. Lewis scholar Michael Ward about his groundbreaking work, Planet Narnia.

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