Janet Mefferd Today
Summary: Podcast by Janet Mefferd Today
Hundreds of pro-homosexual activists vow they'll shut down a Christian conference that gives hope to those caught in that lifestyle. Why is it happening? Anne Paulk, executive director of Restored Hope Network, joins me to talk about it. Plus: How do prepare as Christians for future threats against our faith and lives? Jake McCandless joins me to talk about it and his book, "Spiritual Prepper." That and more on Thursday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How did the Lord Jesus reveal His identity in the four gospels? And why does it matter so much? Columnist and commentator David Limbaugh joins me to talk about it and his new book, "The True Jesus: Uncovering the Divinity of Christ in the Gospels." Plus: The crazy reason there's a search for Jesus' DNA. That and more on the Wednesday edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How can a husband properly and biblically love his wife, serve her, protect her, sacrifice for her, and lead her? Robert Wolgemuth will join me to talk about it and his book: "Like the Shepherd: Leading Your Marriage with Love and Grace." Plus: What are we to make of this week's "March for Science?" We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Many Christians participate these days in yoga; we’re even offered classes in Christian yoga! But what is really behind this Eastern discipline? Pastor Mike Shreve once taught Hatha Yoga, and he’ll join me to explain the reasons why Christians should avoid this spiritually harmful practice. Plus: Dr. Jack Kilcrease talks about his book, “Martin Luther in his Own Words.” That and more on Monday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Did you know that what you believe about God actually changes your brain? And that our lives can change when God renews our minds with a true biblical picture of Himself? Dr. Timothy Jennings will join me and we'll talk about it and his book, "The God-Shaped Brain: How Changing Your View of God Transforms Your Life." That and more on Friday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Easter is all about the Lord Jesus Christ rising again from the grave - but what was the importance of the women who supported Jesus' ministry and were the first eyewitnesses to His resurrection? Liz Curtis Higgs will be my guest as we talk about her book, "The Women of Easter: Encounter the Savior with Mary of Bethany, Mary of Nazareth, and Mary Magdalene." That and more on Friday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Two important Second Amendment cases may become before the U.S. Supreme Court this session. What role could newly confirmed Justice Neil Gorsuch play in those decisions? I'll talk it over with Mark Walters, host of Armed American Radio. Plus: A new survey takes a look at how Americans engage with the Bible. We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
In seeking to understand the Lord Jesus Christ. Western Christians sometimes neglect to consider that He was a Jewish man living in a Jewish land and observing Jewish customs. How can understanding the context of Jesus' life enrich ours? Pastor Robby Gallaty joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Forgotten Jesus: How Western Christians Should Follow an Eastern Rabbi." Plus, Dale Bellis, Executive Director of Liberty HealthShare discusses the latest news about the GOP's effort to repeal Obamacare. That and more on Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
An activist federal appeals court is now inventing law to advance the homosexual agenda. Mat Staver, founder and chairman of Liberty Counsel, joins me to explain the bizarre and illegal reasoning over a case involving so-called "sexual orientation." Plus: Duane Miller experienced a horrific tragedy in the Canadian wilderness as a teenager. How did the Lord use it for His glory? Duane will talk about it and his book, "Survivor." That's on Monday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Is pornography really just a harmless or even a beneficial pastime? As Christians we say a resounding no. But what is some of the non-religious research saying about the destructive harm of pornography to individuals, relationships and society? Matt Fradd will join me to break it down as we discuss his bok, "The Porn Myth." That and more on Friday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
College can be both exciting and stressful for the Christian student. How do you grow spiritually while on campus and deal with inevitable challenges to your faith in Christ? Jonathan Morrow, adjunct professor of apologetics at Biola University, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Welcome to College." That and more on Thursday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Moviegoers, including Christians, are flocking to see the new movie based on William Paul Young's bestselling book, "The Shack." But as heretical as "The Shack" is, Young's newest book is even worse. Dr. James DeYoung, author of "Burning Down The Shack," explains what Christians need to know about Young's belief in universal reconciliation and his latest attacks on the Christian faith. That and more on Wednesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
How have liberals been so successful at attempting to redefine reality in the areas of life, gender and marriage? I'll talk about it with Matt Walsh, author of "The Unholy Trinity." Plus: A new report shows a growing number of Americans love Jesus but don't go to church. We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
The Lord Jesus said that if we do not forgive the sins of others, our heavenly Father will not forgive us. What did He mean, and how can we forgive people who are hard to forgive? June Hunt from Hope for the Heart will join me to talk about it. Plus: Will the GOP ever repeal and replace Obamacare, as they promised? Rachel Bovard from the Heritage Foundation will weigh in. That's next time on the Monday edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
A federal judge in Hawaii has indefinitely extended an order blocking enforcement of President Trump's revised travel ban from six Muslim countries. How can Americans push back in the name of national security? Frank Gaffney from the Center for Security Policy joins me to talk about it. Plus: The latest on the repeal effort of North Carolina's bathroom bill. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.