Janet Mefferd Today
Summary: Podcast by Janet Mefferd Today
What should we think when we see liberal virtue-signaling taking the place of constructive political discussion? Author Tanner Roberts joins me to talk about it and his book, "Dumb Politics." Plus: The American Freedom Law Center is suing Michigan officials over a policy directive that will target groups labeled as "hate groups" by the radical Left's Southern Poverty Law Center. Attorney Robert Muise joins me to talk about it on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
A recent article highlighted the work of the Telos Group, calling it "a low-profile organization" trying to change evangelical minds about Israel. But is there more we should know about this group? I'll talk it over with Jim Fletcher, director of Prophecy Matters and author of "The Miracle of Israel." Plus: The importance of character with Pat Williams, senior vice president of the NBA's Orlando Magic and author of "Character Carved in Stone." That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Christianity is under siege today from radical leftists who threaten religious freedom and individual liberty. What drives these revolutionaries, and how does their war against truth threaten the freedom of all Americans? David Horowitz joins me to talk about it and his book, "Dark Agenda: The War to Destroy Christian America." Plus: Liberty Counsel's Mat Staver weighs in on the Left's plans to stack the Supreme Court. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Is conservatism in 21st Century America a lost cause, or is there a fresh way forward? I'll talk it over with attorney Rita Dunaway, national legislative strategist for the Convention of States Project and author of the book, "Restoring America's Soul." Plus: A California veterans home is threatening to eject an 84-old-widow for leading Bible studies! I'll talk it over with Brad Dacus, president of Pacific Justice Institute. That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mount Sinai was the holy site where the Lord gave Moses the Ten Commandments, but where is it really located? Author and filmmaker Joel Richardson joins me to talk about it and his book, "Mount Sinai in Arabia." Plus: The president of the PCA's Covenant Theological Seminary is publicly stressing its commitment to biblical sexuality after the Revoice scandal -- but is there more to the story? I'll talk about it on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The struggle for American independence owes much to a brave group of clergymen who stood on the Word of God in their quest for liberty. Who were these men, how did they view America in light of the Bible, and why do we need such preachers again in our day? Former Oklahoma lawmaker Dan Fisher, pastor of Fairview Baptist Church in Edmond, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment." Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Why do we hear so many voices in evangelicalism today telling us that the nuclear family is an "idol?" Could it be that voices in groups like The Gospel Coalition and the Southern Baptists' Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission are regurgitating a narrative outlined years ago by a liberal feminist, pro-homosexual theologian? Southern Baptist evangelist and writer Tom Littleton joins me to help us connect the dots. Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Vimeo has removed a church from its Livestream site -- including all the church's sermons! -- because it hosted our God's Voice Conference, which proclaimed the biblical hope of Jesus Christ for those in the LGBT lifestyle. Dan Fisher, co-pastor of Fairview Baptist Church in Edmond, Oklahoma, joins me to talk about this new line that has been crossed in Christian censorship. Plus: Peter LaBarbera weighs in on the impending reintroduction of the Equality Act and what's at stake for Christians. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The homosexual Democrat presidential hopeful who is "married" to a man condemns Vice President Mike Pence for not following the Bible. What should we make of that? I have some thoughts on it. Plus: How do we know Moses actually wrote the first five books of the Bible—despite what mainstream scholars would have you believe? Filmmaker Tim Mahoney joins me to discuss his new documentary, “Patterns of Evidence: The Moses Controversy.” That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
What is the biblical difference between envy and jealousy, and how should those differences impact our Christian lives? I'll talk it over with June Hunt, founder and CEO of Hope for the Heart. Plus: The state of New York blessed infanticide with the recent passage of its Reproductive Health Act, but which states are now poised to pass similar laws? I'll get the details from Patrina Mosley from the Family Research Council. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
What does it mean to maintain our hope in Jesus Christ when we are walking through difficult trials? I'll talk about it with Kyle Idleman, senior pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville and author of the book, "Don't Give Up." Plus: California Family Council's Greg Burt weighs in on a disturbing new bill regarding abortion and student ID cards in that state. Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How can we maintain a steady course in following Jesus throughout our lives? Pastor Andrew Randall will talk about it and his book, "Following Jesus: The Essentials of Christian Discipleship." Plus: The Pacific Legal Foundation has filed suit on behalf of a man who was asked to remove a MAGA hat at a polling place. Attorney Erin Wilcox joins me. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How would you like to see your family members composted or liquefied after they die? Washington state lawmakers have now backed legislation calling for those grotesque options. We'll get the details from bioethicist and attorney Wesley J. Smith. Plus: Dr. Merrill Matthews from the Institute for Policy Innovation weighs in on the House's proposed Medicare for All bill, which would convert our health care industry into a government single-payer system in just two years. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
We know that we are in the last days, and the Lord could return at any time. What are some key points we need to understand about what is ahead for the world? I'll talk it over with William Boekestein, pastor of Immanuel Fellowship Church and author of, "The Future of Everything: Essential Truths about the End Times." Plus: the latest on those kids who are suing the federal government over climate change. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Why does the Bible both condemn boasting and also exalt boasting in Christ Jesus? I'll talk it over with Josh Moody, senior pastor of College Church in Wheaton, Ill., author of the book "Boasting: When we Boast Right, We Live right, and We Bear Much Fruit to God's Honour." PLUS: Janet talks about Donald Trump's and former NFL player, Ben Watson's speech at CPAC. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.