Janet Mefferd Today
Summary: Podcast by Janet Mefferd Today
It's the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 Islamic terrorist attacks on America. So why was there no mention of radical Islam at a 9/11 Senate hearing this week but talk of climate change as the existential threat we face? I'll talk about it. Plus: What does Abraham's faith tell us about trusting God's promises? Dr. Michael Youssef will join me to discuss his book, "Counting Stars in an Empty Sky." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How are social justice warriors sabotaging America's military, and what can be done to stop it? I'll talk about it with former U.S. Army captain James Hasson, author of the book, "Stand Down." Plus: Supporters of Drag Queen Story Hour in California have now vandalized a Christian church for opposing the event. What does this say about the real motives behind this depraved trend? That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
What will the world look like in the last days? Revelation's prophecies about the New Babylon give us a snapshot of the center of the Antichrist's world government - but should they be taken literally? Bible prophecy expert Dr. Ron Rhodes, president of Reasoning from the Scriptures Ministries, joins me to discuss his book, "New Babylon Rising." Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Syndicated radio host and author Brant Hansen discusses how to fit in at church when you feel like you don't fit in. His book is called, "Blessed Are the Misfits." Plus: Dr. Dan Allender discusses the hope of transformation after suffering sexual abuse. His book is called, "Healing the Wounded Heart." That and more on Friday'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 me to talk about his book, "Are We There Yet?" Plus: How can we get along with the people in our lives who matter most? Author Gary Morland explains as we discuss his book, "A Family Shaped by Grace." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How is a seismic shift in culture threatening free speech and shaping the next generation? I'll talk it over with Billy Hallowell, author of "Fault Line." And the great Reformer Martin Luther had a scandalous and revolutionary marriage with his ex-nun bride. What were their lives together really like? Michelle DeRusha joins Janet to talk about it and her book, "Katharina and Martin Luther." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How does God use suffering in the lives of pastors, and how can wounded pastors find comfort and encouragement in the midst of their trials? Glenn Daman joins me to discuss it and his book, "When Shepherds Weep." Plus: Janet Boynes shares her testimony on how the Lord rescued her from the lesbian lifestyle. Her book is "God & Sexuality." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
We recognize the Trinity is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. But have we neglected the third person of the godhead? Dr. Michael Horton will join me to share a biblical view of His identity and work in our lives from his book, "Rediscovering the Holy Spirit." Plus: How can the reality of God as our heavenly Father make a particular difference in the lives of men? Pete Alwinson joins me to discuss his book, "Like Father, Like Son." That and more on Monday's 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