Janet Mefferd Today
Summary: Podcast by Janet Mefferd Today
President Trump's election victory wasn't the first time America has experienced a populist revolution, but will he able to fully drain the swamp? Radio talk show host Laura Ingraham joins me to talk about it and her new book, "Billionaire at the Barricades." Plus: Carmen LeBerge, president of the Presbyterian Lay committee, encourages us to bring God into every conversation. We'll discuss her book, "Speak the Truth." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
For the majority of Christian history, the church embraced the biblical teaching of a literal Adam and Eve. How has evolutionary theory impacted modern hermeneutics, and what are the implications for our salvation in the Second Adam, Jesus Christ? Dr. William VanDoodewaard, professor of church history at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Quest for the Historical Adam." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How are husbands to love their wives as Christ loved the church? Lou Priolo, founder of Competent to Counsel International, will talk about it and his book, "The Complete Husband." Plus: Oklahoma Wesleyan University was among the Christian groups that sued to avoid paying for abortion-inducing drugs in Obamacare. What does university president Dr. Everett Piper think of President Trump's HHS mandate rollback? Dr. Piper will join me. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The Trump Administration has rolled back the HHS mandate in Obamacare and underscored religious liberty. We'll talk about it. Plus: Christopher Scalia joins me to reflect on the speeches of his late father, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, compiled in a new book, "Scalia Speaks." And how do we get the big picture on what God's Word is really all about? Pastor Skip Heitzig will discuss his book, "The Bible From 30,000 Feet." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
A pro-life group has just shut down a late-term abortion clinic in Maryland, while six other states are down to just one clinic statewide. What is the pro-life movement doing right to make it all happen? I'll talk it over with Troy Newman, president of Operation Rescue and founding Board Member of the Center for Medical Progress. Plus: Will the Senate pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act? Penny Nance, CEO of Concerned Women for America, will join me to share her thoughts on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How do we unite the global Body of Christ around a biblical-theological standard? We'll get some thoughts from Dr. Jay Grimstead, founder and director of the Coalition on Revival and former executive director of the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy. His book is called, "Rebuilding Civilization on the Bible." Plus: Camille Melki from Heart for Lebanon shares how you can help advance the gospel among Middle Eastern refugees. That and more Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The world's leading gender-reassignment surgeon says he's receiving many requests for reversal operations. So why aren't we allowed to talk about it? Peter LaBarbera from Americans for Truth About Homosexuality joins me. Plus: Is there hope for those affected by sexual brokenness? Russell Willingham from Fresno New Creation Ministries joins me to talk about his book, "Breaking Free." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Christian apologetics requires solid biblical arguments in a secular world. But are there also some reasonable arguments we can adopt from some of the greatest philosophers of the past to make our case for God? Dr. Edward Feser, associate professor of philosophy at Pasadena City College, joins Janet to talk about it and his book, "Five Proofs of the Existence of God." Plus: Janet reacts to the mass shooting in Las Vegas. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Is the end of America at hand, or is there still hope for Christians to transform it, by God's grace? Dr. Michael Brown joins me to talk about it and his book, "Saving a Sick America." Plus: Now that the Graham-Cassidy bill is dead, how do we finally defund Planned Parenthood? We'll get some thoughts from former U.S. Rep. Marilyn Musgrave, Vice President of Government Affairs for the Susan B. Anthony List. That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
You've heard of destination weddings, but what about marriage? Dr. Paul Chappell, president of West Coast Baptist College, says it's a destination -- and a long road trip helped along by biblical principles. He'll join Janet to talk about his book, "Are We There Yet?" Plus: Why are some schools banning best friends? Penny Nance, CEO of Concerned Women for America, weighs in on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Christian students nationwide are gearing up for Bring Your Bible to School Day next week -- Focus on the Family's Candi Cushman joins me to tell us what it's all about. Plus: Dozens of journalists and critics of Vladimir Putin have ended up dead during his regime. How should that affect the way America deals with Russia? Historian Amy Knight, the foremost Western scholar on the KGB, joins me to discuss it and her book, "Orders to Kill." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Four years ago, the nation was riveted by the case of Jahi McMath, the Oakland teenager who was declared brain dead over the objections of her mother. Now, a judge has ruled Jahi may not be dead at all. We'll get the details from bioethics expert Wesley J. Smith from National Review Online. Plus: Tim Winter, president of the Parents Television Council, sheds light on the best and worst network TV shows debuting this fall. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Many people today are talking about justice, but what does the Bible have to say about the subject? And can we ever bring it about on earth? Dr. J. Paul Nyquist, president of Moody Global Ministries, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Is Justice Possible? The Elusive Pursuit of What is Right." Plus: Is Christianity really being "force-fed" to Kansas inmates? We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Our sons may look like young boys or teenagers to us, but they're really future men who need to be raised biblically. Pastor Mike Fabarez, speaker on the Focal Point radio program, will join me to talk about it and his book, "Raising Men, Not Boys: Shepherding Your Sons to Be Men of God." Plus: Faith McDonnell from the Institute on Religion and Democracy explains why lifting sanctions on Sudan may be enabling the Caliphate. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Kirk Cameron joins Janet to talk about marriage and his new online course, "The Heart of Family." Plus: Randy Thomasson from SaveCalifornia.com on the latest attack on religious freedom that's just been passed by the California Senate. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.