Pastor Liena Apsukrapsa, chaplain at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette, talks about her life in Latvia, her work as a chaplain, and the miracle that resulted in the writing of her book Advent to Epiphany: Engaging the Heart of Christmas. The book is a devotional taking you through the four weeks prior to Christmas and beyond into January commemorated by the visit of the Wise Men.
There is a very large number of Russians in the Denver metro area. Anton Babarykin and Vladimir Pavunko from Ralston Hills Slavik Baptist Church in Arvada are reaching out to them through the church, as well as through a Russian-language broadcast on 94.7 FM The Word Saturday nights at 10 p.m.
Missionary Angela Maldonado describes here work in Haiti as she hears and obeys what she calls the "Majestic Whisper" of Jesus.
The Bible Answerman, who is heard weekdays at 4pm on 990 amThe Word gives factual information on Islam, based on historical and theological research, that flies solidly in the face of commonly-held myths. He discusses the issue in his meticulously researched book MUSLIM which dettails Islam's violent history and teachings.
Leaders usually enter business with a clear sense of purpose, but sometimes in the drive for results, they endure such chaos that they end up not acting in a way that is consistent with what they originally envisioned or with who they are as a person. Ed Beard from The Employer's Edge trains and coaches business leaders and pastors to keep them on track or to get them back on track. More information online at TheEmployersEdge.com.
Adam Holz from Focus on the Family’s Plugged In tells why he has given this movie a Zero Family Friendly rating. A hint might be that the movie was produced by the same people who produced the movie “Noah.” For information on family friendly movies, go to PluggedIn.com
Along the Way - Lee Strobel - The Movie About His Attempt to Prove that the Resurrection of Christ was a Fraud - September 9, 2017
He was an investigative reporter for the Chicago Tribune who embarked on a two-year personal mission to investigate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The Case for Christ is a movie available on Blu-Ray and DVD which details his life and the investigation that convinced him the resurrection of Christ is historical fact. He talks about the movie and reflects on his thinking as he wrestled with the things he was discovering during his investigation. For more information, go to www.theCaseforChristmovie.com
Along the Way - Maisa Danno from Saudi Arabia details her journey to faith in Jesus Christ - August 26, 2017
As a teenager, Maisa was troubled to the point of suicide by the Muslim view and treatment of women. That put into place a series of miraculous events that resulted in her placing her faith in Jesus Christ. Maisa will be one of the speakers at the Know Beyond Conference on Islam September 8-10 at Southside Bible Church in Centennial. You can get more information on the conference at KnowBeyond.org
Along the Way - The Person Behind the Voice of “Connie Kendall” on Adventures in Odyssey - August 19, 2017
Katie Leigh has been the voice of Connie Kendall since the show began 30 years ago. Katie reflects on her work on Adventures in Odyssey and talks about her career as a voice actor doing children’s voices and other stylized voices on Saturday morning TV cartoon shows, commercials, and dramas. You can get more information on VoiceOfYourChildhood.com.
“John” (his identity is protected due to family complications) tells how miracle after miracle took place to free his son from drug addiction. With his story, he gives important tips to parents.