Tag Archives: Kevin McCullough

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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The Risen Christ: An Easter Special


The Christian Outlook — March 30, 2018

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. 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 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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What Science Has to Say About Gender

The Christian Outlook — March 17, 2018

Kevin McCullough turns to veteran reporter for the Washington Examiner, Byron York, to sort out the firing of Rex Tillerson and replacement Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State. Gordon Chang discusses the meeting of President Trump with Kim Jun-Un and whether or not it is an opportunity for North Korea to delay, deny, and decieve. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, shares his perspective about the recent decision from the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, which has a direct impact on religious liberty. Mark Elfstrand invites Jerry Bowyer of Townhall Finance to give us a bit of context and perspective on tariffs. Pastor Phillip DeCoursey of Know the Truth, sits in with Frank Sontag to offer Biblical wisdom on Romans 12:1-2. Eric Metaxes invites Ryan Anderson to share about issues few courageously and truthfully discuss, transgenderism and gender dysphoria. Ryan Anderson’s book, When Harry Became Sally: Responding to the Transgender Moment, offers even more information on the subject.

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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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Christian Witness and Christian Responsibility in Our Fast-Changing World

The Christian Outlook — March 3, 2018

Tim Winter of Parents Television Council and Craig Roberts take a close look at whether Hollywood and the entertainment industry will admit culpability in sowing seeds of violence in light of the recent Florida shooting. Pastor David Ireland of Christ Church in New Jersey joined Kevin McCullough to discuss how our kids need family, the church and more specifically that our boys need men. Mark Elfstrand invites Owen Strachan on to take a close look at a Newsweek report on the controversy surrounding rap artist and poet, Jackie Hilly Perry, and how she hasn’t had the warmest reception at Harvard University following her Christian conversion and witness. Thabiti Anyabwile, a pastor at Anacostia River Church in Southeast Washington, D.C. shares his testimony with Georgene Rice and his book, The Gospel for Muslims. David Bahnsen, a Christian in the wealth management industry, discusses insights from his book, Crisis of Responsibility: Our Cultural Addiction to Blame and How You Can Cure It.

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Hurting Hearts and a Searching Generation

The Christian Outlook — February 17, 2018

Following the tragic Florida school shooting, Kevin McCullough turns to Ryan Baitzel, Pastor of Emergence in Totowa New Jersey, to help offer a Biblical perspective on why these tragedies keep happening. Georgene Rice invites Jonathan Morrow of Impact 360 to look at a study of our youth, Generation Z, and where they are with regard to the Christian Faith. Frank Sontag asks Pastor John MacArthur, of “Grace to You” to share insights on the state of the Church. Albert Mohler takes a close look at a New York Times Magazine article detailing the devastating trends of pornography. Owen Strachan, a young theologian out of the Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary, shares about a recent piece he wrote titled “50 Shades of Me Too.” Finally, Georgene Rice invites Dr. David Kyle Foster to share about his documentary, “TranZformed: Finding Peace With Your God-Given Gender.”

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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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