Tag Archives: Jesus

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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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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