Janet Mefferd Today
Summary: Podcast by Janet Mefferd Today
Is the rise of the identity politics movement a direct result of fallout from the Sexual Revolution? Mary Eberstadt, senior fellow at the Faith & Reason Institute, joins me discuss her book, "Primal Screams." Plus: Richard Thompson, president of the Thomas More Law Center, reveals the results of an investigation showing the extent of Islamic indoctrination among public school teachers. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Is a great spiritual awakening probable and even a harbinger of the end times? I'll talk it over with Pastor Wallace Henley from Second Baptist Church in Houston. His book is called, "Call Down Lightning: What the Welsh Revival of 1904 Reveals About the End Times." Plus: Islamic expert Dr. Andrew Bostom on what the jihadist Hebron riots of 1929 can tell us about today's jihadist-Marxist alliance in America. That's next time on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Laura Perry knows what it's like to reject your God-given sex and try to become the opposite sex. She also now knows the grace of God that enabled her to return to the way He made her. She'll join me to talk about her book, "From Transgender to Transformed." Plus: Alliance Defending Freedom's Kate Anderson updates us on the case of a funeral home arguing for its right to set a male dress code. That and more on the Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Has the American experiment in ordered liberty run its course, or is there still hope that our nation can be healed and restored to its reliance upon Christian values? I'll talk it over with Focus on the Family's Tim Goeglein, author of "American Restoration." Plus: Spencer Brown from Young America's Foundation discusses why the younger generation isn't necessarily buying into all the lies of the Left. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
A venue owner pulls the plug on an art event that was to feature Down Syndrome drag queens, even as yet another drag queen at those library story hours has been outed as a sex criminal. And a licensed counselor who's worked with serial predators says the drag-queen phenomenon is "the greatest grooming program ever devised." What should God's people do about it? Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality, joins me to weigh in on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The Book of Jude reminds us to "contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all delivered to the saints," and that begins with the defense of the gospel. How is the good news of Jesus Christ under attack today, and how should Christians undertake the critical task of standing for biblical salvation in an age of false gospels? I'll discuss it with evangelist Mike Gendron, founder of Proclaiming the Gospel and author of the book, "Contending for the Gospel." Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
If we want to change the world, the Book of Acts lays out the way to do it: Go back to the Word of God! Greg Matte, senior pastor of Houston's First Baptist Church, joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Unstoppable Gospel." Plus: How can great poetry illuminate our understanding of biblical themes? Jeffrey Jay Niehaus will discuss his book, "God the Poet." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
As Christians, how do we leave our old lives behind and grow in holiness to become more like Jesus Christ? I'll talk it over with Bob Merritt, senior pastor of Eagle Brook Church in Minnesota and author of "Done With That." Plus: The Gospel Coalition is softening up the church to embrace homosexuality - now even to the point of blaspheming Jesus Christ. We'll talk about that and more - join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Why is it that public discussions about gun violence never seem to get at the crux of the problem America has: the evil of the human heart? Christian apologist Dr. Alex McFarland joins me to talk about it. And following the collapse of the Russian collusion narrative against Trump, The New York Times has a new racial strategy for reshaping America. We'll talk about that and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The Trump-Russian collusion narrative has collapsed and died, and now the American people are learning the real collusion was on the Left. How high did it go? I'll talk it over with Andrew McCarthy, former federal prosecutor and author of the new book, "Ball of Collusion." Plus: What kind of influence is Christianity having on the Hong Kong protests? I'll talk it over with Helen Raleigh from The Federalist. Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
The political discourse of our time regularly equates Christians to "supremacists" and touts Christianity as a backward worldview with no place in a modern society. But it's actually not a new narrative; it's the exact language and tone coming out of the Parliament of the World's Religions. Carl Teichrib, author of "Game of Gods," explains how the political words we hear find their root in what the exponents of Pagan spirituality are actually saying on the global stage. That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
A California Senate committee will soon consider ACR 99, the resolution that tells churches and counselors to no longer attempt to change “a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity,” because it's “ineffective, unethical and harmful.” Jonathan Keller, president of the California Family Council, joins me for an update. Plus: Pastor Brian Noble stops by to discuss his book, "The Path of a Peacemaker." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Is there a way for Christian teachers in the public-school setting to disseminate the truth of God's Word to their students? Author Jay Jusino joins me to discuss his book, "Truth is Fallen in the Street: Examining the Pedagogy of Christian Teachers in Public Schools." Plus: NeverTrumper Ben Howe is scolding his fellow evangelicals as the “Immoral Majority” for supporting the president. But why should Christians take advice from the same pundit who backed Hillary Clinton in 2016? That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Romans 3:28 says, "A man is justified by faith apart from works of the Law," but James 2:24 says, "A man is justified by works and not by faith alone." How can both statements be true simultaneously? I'll talk it over with Chris Bruno, assistant professor at Bethlehem College and Seminary in Minneapolis and author of the book, "Paul vs. James: What We've Been Missing in the Faith and Works Debate." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The Muslim Brotherhood-linked Council on American Islamic Relations is out with a new report on the American "Islamophobic" network. But it's just a ruse to try to starve groups out of existence that are telling the truth about Islamist threats to our country. I'll talk about it with Jim Simpson, author of, "The Red-Green Axis 2.0." Plus: A mainline Lutheran denomination has now declared itself a "sanctuary church body." We'll talk about that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.