Tag Archives: Don Kroah

Religious Freedom Faces Major Challenge in the State of California


The Christian Outlook — April 21, 2018

Kevin McCullough discusses with New York Post reporter Michael Goodwin the James Comey interview with George Stephanopoulos, as well as Comey’s book, “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership.” Don Kroah invites Frank Wolf, co-founder of the 21st-Century Wilberforce Initiative, to share about 50-year-old pastor Andrew Brunson, who has been serving the people of Turkey for 23 years, and is in desperate need of  prayer as he battles Turkish courts for his freedom. Frank Sontag discusses with Jim Daly of Focus on the Family, the ominous Assembly Bill 2943, which is racing through Californian legislature, taking religious freedom with it.  Don Kroah speaks with Jerry Johnson, president and CEO of National Religious Broadcasters, who has been warning many of the growing trend of Christian and conservative censorship online. While sitting in with Georgene Rice, Joshua Chatraw makes the Biblical admonition to “contend earnestly for the faith” a tad easier with his book “Apologetics at the Cross: An Introduction for Christian Witness.” Bob Burney exposes how anti-God the New Yorker Magazine is by reading from an article about how Chick-fil-A is a cultural threat.

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Syria, the Shifting Center of Christianity and a Founder of Christian Rock


The Christian Outlook – April 14, 2018

Don Kroah turns to Cliff May of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies for his analysis of the recent chemical attack in Syria by the al-Assad regime.  With mid-term elections on the horizon and a number of Republicans in both the House and Senate leaving, including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, Kevin McCullough sits down with Kimberly Strassel of the Wall Street Journal to look at the possible ramifications. Facebook and it’s CED, Mark Zuckerberg, are under fire for how the social media giant sells or makes use of the data of their estimated 2.2 billion users and Karol Markowicz of the New York Post and Kevin McCullough examine issue. While some feel the future of Christianity looks dim, author Brian Stiller and Georgene Rice talk about how it’s only moved to Timbuktu as they discuss his new book, “From Jerusalem to Timbuktu: A World Tour of the Spread of Christianity.” Eric Metaxas and biographer Greg Thornbury travel back to the late 1960’s and early 1970’s  to look at the life of Larry Norman, widely recognized as a pioneer of Christian rock and roll. And while they are there, they also examine the Jesus Movement and the messy and undeniable work of the Spirit in the lives of many within that subculture.

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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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The Prayer that Started a Revolution

The Christian Outlook — February 10, 2018

Following the release of “the memo,” one of the top reporters covering the story, Kimberly Strassel of the Wall Street Journal visited Kevin McCullough to talk about the latest.  Victor Davis Hanson of the National Review also weighs in to discuss the memo and what it means for President Trump. Dr. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Seminary, joins Eric Metaxas to discuss his brand new book, “The Prayer that Turns the World Upside Down: The Lord’s Prayer as a Manifesto for Revolution.” Craig Roberts invites author Paul Borthwick to discuss how we can be more internationally mission-oriented, even without visiting a foreign country. Eric Metaxas invites producer Mark Joesph, the author of “Rock Gets Religion: The Battle for the Soul of the Devil’s Music” to share how Christians can shape culture. Don Kroah speaks with Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the highlights of President Trump’s State of the Union address that she feels Americans need to hear.

 

 

 

 

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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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“Walking Through Twilight” — Help and Hope for Primary Caregivers

The Christian Outlook – December 30, 2017

Don Kroah invites Lou Ann Sabatier from 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative to share some of the critical issues that are happening in Pakistan after a recent terrorist attack on a church. Herb London of New York-based London Policy Center joined Craig Roberts to discuss the recent “lone wolf” failed terror attack in New York. Frank Sontag invites Isik Abla, who grew up in Turkey and escaped to America, to tell her captivating conversion story from Islam to Christianity. Sitting in with Craig Roberts, Peter Rosenberger, founder of the ministry Standing With Hope and author of Hope for the Caregiver, shares helpful tips on how to live a calmer, healthier, and more joyful life while dealing with grim realities. Eric Metaxas invites Douglas Groothuis, author of Walking Through Twilight: A Wife’s Illness – A Philosopher’s Lamenton how to suffer skillfully as a Christian.

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Protecting Our Kids in a Toxic Culture

The Christian Outlook — December 16, 2017

Kevin McCullough invited Jordan Sekulow of the ACLJ to explain the latest regarding Bruce Ohr, an associate deputy attorney general at the Department of Justice, and why the focus needs to be on him. Albert Mohler gives his outcome analysis of the Alabama Senate election with Roy Moore and Doug Jones. Don Kroah turns to David Brog, director of the group “Christians United for Israel” on the announcement of the U.S. embassy being relocated from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Bill Bunkley invited Bruce Hausknecht of Focus on the Family to share his analysis of what he witnessed in the courtroom during the Supreme Court Masterpiece Cake Shop case. John Stonestreet shares with Frank Sontag his insight into the swing vote, Justice Kennedy. Craig Roberts invites Rebecca Hagelin to share how we can protect our kids in a toxic culture as well as other immensely helpful relationship building concepts from her latest book, “30 Ways in 30 Days to Strengthen Your Family.” In celebration of the greatest Book, Frank Sontag turns to Hobby Lobby President Steve Green to explain the different compelling facets of the “Museum of the Bible” in Washington, D.C. Lila Rose of Live Action explained to Kevin McCullough the depths of curruption found in abortion factory, Planned Parenthood.

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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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Ours is a God of Redemption

The Christian Outlook – November 18, 2017

Dr. Richard Land, President of the Southern Evangelical Seminary, shares with Don Kroah insights from his article on the Texas shooting. While on with Georgene Rice, Lori Gano details her story of redemption from her book, “How He Loves Us,” and the immeasurable suffering she faced while being raised with an abusive family with mental illness. Following the 100th anniversary of communism, Frank Gaffney, founder and president of the Center for Security Policy, and Jerrett Stepman, editor of the Daily Signal, detail some of the repressive efforts communism has had on millions of people around the world, and how Millennials are increasingly in favor of it.  Mark Elfstrand invites Calvin Beisner, the founder and national spokesperson for the Cornwall Alliance for the Stewardship of Creation, on how incorrectly human activity is often blamed for global warming. Lisa De Pasquale shares with Eric Metaxes some of the funny aspects of her latest book, “The Social Justice Warrior Handbook: A Practical Survival Guide for Snowflakes, Millennials, and Generation Z.” In light of the many tragedies that are happening worldwide, June Hunt, founder of Hope for the Heart, answers the question: Where is God in all of this?

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