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Oct
25
2021
Life can be full, and yet unfulfilling, Is it because we're failing to embrace our appointed role as ambassadors for Jesus Christ? Ron Hutchcraft, president of Ron Hutchcraft Ministries, joins me to show how sharing our testimonies and the gospel with others can help us make the greatest possible difference with the rest of our lives. We'll discuss that and his book, "A Life That Matters," on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
22
2021
How did the media, Big Tech and the Democrats manage to seize our elections, and will they ever be fair again? Mollie Hemingway, senior editor at The Federalist, joins me to discuss her book, "Rigged." Plus: Pastor Mike Stone, who was defeated for president of the Southern Baptist Convention back in June, is now taking ex-ERLC head Dr. Russell Moore to court for defamation, false light invasion of privacy and emotional distress. We'll explain on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
21
2021
In a new article, Desiring God's Dr. John Piper oddly argues Christians should get the COVID-19 vaccine as a matter of "freedom." And this comes right after a Department of Justice lawyer is caught on tape questioning Christians' honesty in filing for religious exemptions. We'll dive into that. Plus: David Howard from Foxhole Ministry discusses his book, "The Christian Art of Verbal Chess." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
20
2021
There is a battle for courage waging all around us. How will Christians respond? I'll talk it over with Shane Idleman, lead pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship. Plus: An update on those Christian missionaries who are being held hostage in Haiti. And are the unvaccinated to blame for former Secretary of State Colin Powell's death? All that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
19
2021
How do we return to our first love, Jesus Christ? I'll talk it over with Dr. Tom Phillips, vice president of The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and author of the book, "Ignite Your Passion for Jesus: Your Guide to Experience Personal Revival." Plus: What are the roots of what ails academia? Dr. John Ellis, distinguished professor emeritus at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will discuss his book, "The Breakdown of Higher Education: How it Happened, the Damage it Does and What Can Be Done." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
18
2021
This year, the church marks the 504th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. But why should we remember the Reformation? And how could recovering the gospel of Jesus Christ in our day change the lives of both Roman Catholic and lax Protestants? I'll discuss it with Mike Gendron, founder of the ministry Proclaiming the Gospel, on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
15
2021
There's a lot of talk today about spiritual warfare consisting of concepts like "binding demons," "territorial spirits" or "spiritual mapping." But according to Scripture, real spiritual warfare is a battle for truth. I'll discuss it with Jim Osman, teaching pastor at Kootenai Community Church in Idaho and author of the book, "Truth or Territory: A Biblical Approach to Spiritual Warfare." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
14
2021
Whether on the Left or Right, there's an epidemic of anger in American politics today. But why? And how can conservatives channel that anger into saving the republic? Dr. Peter Wood, president of the National Association of Scholars, joins me to discuss his book, "Wrath: America Enraged." Plus: White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki says President Biden wants to see a "fundamental change in the That more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
13
2021
Former Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran was fired for his Christian views on sexuality. How did the battle strengthen his resolve to stand for Jesus publicly? He'll join me to talk about it and his book, "Facing the Fire." Plus: It's Texas vs. the airlines on the vaccine mandate showdown. And the Southern Baptist Convention continues to spiral downward - I'll explain why on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
12
2021
How do we answer some of the questions and doubts people have about the Bible? New Testament Greek scholar Dr. William Mounce joins me to discuss it and his book, "Why I Trust the Bible." Plus: California Gov. Gavin Newsom is on a rampage against the family, free speech and even lawn tools. And why is the Salvation Army going Woke? We'll bring you up to speed on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
11
2021
An ethics professor has been put on leave for challenging a California university on the constitutionality of vaccine mandates. Also, there's more than meets the eye concerning that racial reconciliation event at which Southern Baptist Convention president Ed Litton recently spoke. We'll dive into it. Plus: The Discovery Institute's Dr. Keri Ingraham explains why private school enrollment is thriving as more parents pull their kids out of the public schools. That's next time on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
8
2021
Having just unleashed the FBI on parents over their opposition to Critical Race Theory in public schools, Attorney General Merrick Garland is now caught in a massive conflict of interest on the subject. We'll talk about it. Plus: A Pfizer whistleblower exposes the hidden ties between its COVID-19 vaccine and aborted babies. And we'll discuss why one critic rightly calls the exiting National Institutes of Health's director Francis Collins, a professing Christian, an "appalling moral failure." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
7
2021
Boys are under siege in a culture obsessed with gender neutrality and so-called "toxic masculinity." How can Christian parents and leaders encourage boys to embrace their God-given masculinity? Trail Life USA CEO Mark Hancock joins me to talk about his book, "Let Boys Be Boys." Plus: Michael Flannery from the Discovery Institute discuss his book, "Nature's Prophet." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
6
2021
How do we pray effectively for our nation, our neighbors and for ourselves? Anne Graham Lotz joins me to talk about it and her book, "The Daniel Prayer." Plus: Author Michele Howe on the search for authentic and biblical friendship. Her book is called "Navigating the Friendship Maze." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
5
2021
How did former President Reagan's Christian values and concept of a universal kingdom of God shape his politics? Dr. David Byrne, adjunct professor of history at California Baptist University, joins me to discuss it and his book, "Ronald Reagan: An Intellectual Biography." Plus: 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." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
4
2021
Is it possible to uncover the truth about the Lord Jesus Christ using the same method a detective would employ on a real, missing-body murder case? Cold-case homicide detective and popular Christian speaker J. Warner Wallace shares the investigative strategy he uses to show why Jesus Christ was the singular most important person in human history. His book is called, "Person of Interest: Why Jesus Still Matters in a World that Rejects the Bible." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
1
2021
Alabama recently lifted its longtime ban on yoga instruction in the public schools, with lawmakers emphasizing that chanting and meditation won't be allowed. But former yoga instructor-turned-Christian Mike Shreve is among those working to reinstate the ban, as he warns of the spiritual dangers of yoga and its unbreakable connection to Hinduism. He'll join me to explain. Plus: Pastor Jeff Manion joins me to discuss his book, "Dream Big, Think Small." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
30
2021
Why did the Christian philosopher Dr. William Lane Craig recently cast doubt on the historical Adam and the literal reading of Genesis 1-11? And why is it a biblical non-negotiable to hold to the historicity of Adam and the Book of Genesis? We'll get reaction from Dr. Owen Strachan, provost and research professor of theology at Grace Bible Theological Seminary. Plus: What are the 18 distinctives of Jesus Christ? Cecil Price stops by to discuss his book, "The Unique One," on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
29
2021
Prosperity preachers would have us believe that if the Lord doesn't heal us of our illnesses, we just didn't have enough faith. But what does the Bible really teach us about healing and God's purposes in our earthly pain? Pastor Costi Hinn joins me to talk about it and his book, "More Than a Healer: Not the Jesus You Want, but the Jesus You Need." Plus: How can churches collaborate with moms and dads to disciple their children? Phil Bell discusses his book, "The Family Ministry Playbook for Partnering with Parents." That's next time on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
28
2021
How many people know about the huge hoax that some big groups are perpetrating before lawmakers to ban therapy for people with unwanted same-sex attraction? Christopher Doyle, Executive Director of the Institute for Healthy Families, joins me to discuss his book, "The War on Psychotherapy." Plus: What should we know about the lesser-known figures in the Bible who served vital roles in the spread of Christianity to the world? Ryan Lokkesmoe, lead pastor of Real Hope Community Church, joins me to discuss his book, "Paul and His Team: What the Early Church Can Teach Us About Leadership and Influence." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
27
2021
Why is the biblical canon closed? Who was Cain’s wife? And what did James mean when he wrote, “faith without works is dead?” Dr. Alex McFarland joins me to answer these and many other important queries about Scripture as we discuss his book, “100 Bible Questions and Answers.” Be sure to join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
25
2021
Critical Race Theorists decry "colonialism" as a sweeping historical evil. But what is the historical truth? I'll talk it over with Dr. Bruce Gilley, professor of political science at Portland State University and author of: "The Last Imperialist." Plus: Two Afghan evacuees to America have just been charged with child sex crimes and domestic abuse, and some argue this is just the start of widespread social unrest. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
23
2021
A number of "faith leaders" have stepped forward to condemn religious exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccines. What do they get wrong about religious conscience, the Bible and the Constitution? Harry Mihet, Liberty Counsel's vice president of legal affairs, joins me to weigh in. Plus: Christianity Today recently argued that married couples need the help of so-called "sexual minorities" to strengthen their relationships. We'll put that claim under the light of Scripture with Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality. That's on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
22
2021
Why did the House Republican Conference express support for a bill that would require women to register for the draft? Plus: Why is the abortion industry using outdated science in the brief it's filed in the Dobbs late-term-abortion case coming before the Supreme Court? Chuck Donovan, president of the Charlotte Lozier Institute, joins me to discuss. And Tim Winter, president of the Parents Television and Media Council, explains the changes needed to protect our children during online media streaming. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
20
2021
Big Tech and academia aren’t just crushing political dissent; they’re also suppressing peer-reviewed science challenging Darwin’s theory of evolution. I’ll talk it over with Dr. Casey Luskin, associate director for the Center for Science and Culture at the Discovery Institute. Plus: Contrary to the views of some faith leaders, opting out of the COVID-19 vaccine with a religious exemption is both constitutional and important. I’ll explain why on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
17
2021
In the last few years, evangelicals have become fascinated with the Enneagram, described as an ancient system of personality typing that helps people interpret the world and manage their emotions. But in fact, the Enneagram is rooted in mysticism and occultism - and isn't even ancient! We'll get a biblical perspective on the issue from Don Veinot, president of Midwest Christian Outreach and co-author of "Richard Rohr and the Enneagram Secret." That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
16
2021
What's the connection between Dr. John Piper's doctrine of "Christian hedonism" and the use of the term "same-sex-attracted Christian" by The Gospel Coalition's Sam Allberry? I'll discuss it with Enoch Burke, author of the book, "The Hedonism and Homosexuality of John Piper and Sam Allberry: The Truth of Scripture." That's on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
15
2021
How did the Lord deliver one man out of the gang life and a criminal history to new life in Jesus? I’ll discuss it with Casey Diaz, author of, “The Shot Caller: A Latino Gangbanger’s Miraculous Escape from a Life of Violence to a New Life in Christ.” Plus: What do Christians today need to learn from the Puritans? Lewis Allen, pastor of Hope Church Huddersfield in England, stops by to talk about it and his book, "The Glory of Grace." Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
14
2021
Joshua fit the battle of Jericho, but how does the Book of Joshua show us God's faithfulness to His covenant and point us to Jesus Christ? Pastor and Dr. Rhett Dodson joins me to talk about his book, "Every Promise of Your Word: The Gospel According to Joshua." Plus: Jen Forsthoff discusses her book, "Chosen for Charlie: When God Gifts You with a Special-Needs Child." That's on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
13
2021
How do we spot the five fatal worldviews and respond to them biblically? Dr. Jeff Myers, president of Summit Ministries, joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Secret Battle of Ideas About God." Plus: Pastor Robert J. Morgan, teaching pastor of The Donelson Fellowship in Nashville, will join me to discuss his book, The Strength You Need : The Twelve Great Strength Passages of the Bible." That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
10
2021
Twenty years after the 9/11 attacks on America by Islamic terrorists, are we looking at the fall of America rather than its victory over jihad? I'll talk it over with Brigitte Gabriel, founder of ACT for America. Plus: Leftist evangelicals are reigniting their interfaith pushes and "refugee" guilt-trip lectures as unvetted Afghans flood into our nation. What can we learn from the life of Hezekiah at a moment like this? Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
9
2021
After it ran in The New York Times Magazine, The 1619 Project was derided for its historical inaccuracies and false claims about "racist" America. Now, it's pushing that same propaganda into K-12 schools. How can we make sure our children learn the truth about U.S. history? Dr. Mary Grabar joins me to talk about it and her book, "Debunking the 1619 Project." Plus: Amazon's Jeff Bezos is investing in a company wanting to extend humanity's lifespan, while a former Walmart executive wants to build the first Woke city. Why are so many elites obsessed with utopian visions that can't hold a candle to God's true plan for eternal life? That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
8
2021
Newly uncovered documents show that Dr. Anthony Fauci's government agency did fund gain-of-function research at the Wuhan Institute of Virology, despite his denials. This, amid a growing global push for COVID-19 vaccine mandates and passports. What's the truth about the elites who are tyrannizing and threatening us in the name of "public health?" I'll talk it over with Patrick Wood, editor-in-chief at Technocracy News and Trends and founder of Citizens for Free Speech. That's on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
7
2021
It's been 20 years since Islamic terrorists murdered nearly 3,000 Americans in the 9/11 attacks on our nation. One of those Americans was Shelly Genovese Calhoun's husband, Steve Genovese, who worked on the 104th floor of the World Trade Center's North Tower. Today, Shelly reflects on how the Lord has sustained and blessed her and her family in the aftermath of such a dark day. She'll share her thoughts from her book, "Twice Blessed," on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
6
2021
The Lord Jesus Christ said He is the way, the truth and the life. But efforts to contextualize the gospel of Jesus Christ sometimes end diminishing or eliminating the central truth that salvation only comes through the cross. Dr. Steven Lawson, president and founder of OnePassion Ministries, joins me as we discuss, “Preaching an Exclusive Gospel in an Inclusive Age.” Be sure to join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
3
2021
Is there a biblical theology of parenting? Israel Wayne, founder of Family Renewal, joins me to discuss it and his book, "Raising Them Up." Plus: Two Leftist teachers in California were removed from their classrooms this week after families railed to school officials about their radical political antics. Is this the start of a new era of parents taking back control of their schools? We'll talk about it on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
2
2021
Pro-lifers rejoice as Texas has become the first state to ban nearly all abortions. We’ll talk about it. Plus: How are Christians faring in a dangerous, Taliban-led Afghanistan? Terry Ascott, founder of the SAT-7 media ministry, gives us an update. And pastor Paul Tautges discusses his book, “When Disability Hits Home.” Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
1
2021
How can our faith in the Lord help us move from guilt to repentance or from anxiety to peace? Dr. Robert Jeffress, pastor of First Baptist Dallas, joins me to talk about it and his book, “Invincible.” Plus: Details on the Afghanistan catastrophe are emerging, showing even more deception from the president who routinely promised that “we leave no one behind.” That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
31
2021
What effect will Biden's disaster in Afghanistan have on the ability of our allies to trust the U.S., especially when China is threatening Taiwan? The Family Research Council's Bob Fu, president of ChinaAid, will weigh in. And U.S. troops have testified that the administration has misrepresented the facts on military personnel's vaccine status and isn't taking freedom of religion seriously, either. We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
30
2021
How can we best promote the pro-life cause in today's "shout your abortion" world? Shawn Carney, CEO of 40 Days for Life, explains how to defend life as we discuss his book, "What to Say When: The Complete New Guide to Discussing Abortion." Plus: Southern Baptist Convention president Ed Litton is giving some outrageous new excuses for why his serial sermon plagiarism isn't that big of a deal. And how should teachers instruct students about the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 Islamic terrorist attacks on America? A Virginia Department of Education webinar advises them to focus on "anti-Muslim racism." We'll talk about it all on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
25
2021
As the Biden Administration becomes increasingly totalitarian over COVID-19 mandates, Tea Party Patriots Action is rallying Americans this weekend to protest these blatant attacks on our freedom. TPPA's Bill Pascoe will join me to talk about it. Plus: Is there a hidden code built into mathematics? Christian astrophysicist Dr. Jason Lisle joins me to talk about it and his latest book, "Fractals: The Secret Code of Creation." That's on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
24
2021
America is more divided today than perhaps ever before. Could it be time for a national breakup? Frank Buckley, foundation professor at George Mason University's Scalia School of Law, joins me to talk about it and his book, "American Secession." Plus: Dr. Frank Moncher from the Culture of Life Foundation reveals why living together before marriage harms individuals and families. That's next time on Friday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
24
2021
What can we do to help shape our teenagers to love the Lord and live lives that honor Him? I'll talk about it with teen culture expert Jeffrey Dean, author of: "Raising Successful Teens: How to Help Your Child Honor God and Live Wisely." Plus: President Teddy Roosevelt founded the Progressive Party of 1912, but was he really as liberal as so many claim? Biographer Daniel Ruddy paints a different picture and says Roosevelt was actually guided by conservative principles. We'll talk about his book, "Theodore the Great: Conservative Crusader," on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
24
2021
What does it mean to have Christ formed in us and to grow in Christlikeness? Brian Hedges, lead pastor of Redeemer Church, joins me to discuss his book, "To Be Like Jesus." Plus: More than 60 percent of young, presumably "born-again Christians" in America think Buddha and Muhammed are valid paths to salvation. We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
23
2021
The FBI has found "scant evidence" that the U.S. Capitol breach in January was a premeditated plot and no evidence that former President Trump was involved in organizing it, Reuters reports. What are the implications of this bombshell report? We'll talk about it. Plus: Josh Glaser discusses his book, "Treading Boldly through a Pornographic World." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
20
2021
In training up our children the way they should go, how many of us mothers consider our duty to train them in Christian apologetics? I'll talk it over with Hillary Morgan Ferrer, author of "Mama Bear Apologetics." Plus: What are the roots of what ails academia? Dr. John Ellis, distinguished professor emeritus at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will discuss his book, "The Breakdown of Higher Education: How it Happened, the Damage it Does and What Can Be Done." That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
19
2021
Politically correct radicals have used the tools of speech, censorship and liberty to wage war against our civilization. Yet in the name of "free speech," many conservatives have failed to fight back in defense of virtue and truth. Michael Knowles joins me to discuss it and his book, "Speechless: Controlling Words, Controlling Minds." And the president of the Human Rights Campaign is in hot water for helping Gov. Andrew Cuomo take aim at one of his female accusers. Will HRC-supporting companies jump ship on this sexually radical organization? Scott Shepard, director of the Free Enterprise Project, will stop by to talk about it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
18
2021
Suspected terrorists are crossing the border into America at an unprecedented level, according to the outgoing Border Patrol chief. And Florida Sen. Rick Scott, the Senate GOP chairman, is the latest politician to suggest invoking the 25th Amendment to impeach President Biden. We'll talk about it all. Plus: With all our societal turmoil, are Americans becoming more receptive to the gospel? John Sorensen, president of Evangelism Explosion, will join me to talk about his ministry's Equip America events. Don't miss Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
17
2021
Former President Trump calls on Joe Biden to "resign in disgrace" as others join the chorus over Biden's catastrophic U.S. troop withdrawal plan in Afghanistan. We'll bring you the latest details. Plus: How might the Taliban's resurgence be interpreted through a scriptural lens as we near the 20th anniversary of 9/11? Mitch Glaser, president of Chosen People Ministries, joins me to talk about it and his upcoming event, "9/11 and the New Middle East." That's on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Aug
16
2021
The Biden Administration is scrambling to save face after the president's disastrous decision to pull troops out of Afghanistan has plunged the country into the Taliban's hands. And even the Leftist media is laying blame on Biden, who just weeks ago denied his decision would ever lead to a situation comparable to Vietnam. We'll talk about it. Plus: Dr. Matthew Stanford discusses his book, "Madness and Grace : A Practical Guide for Pastoral Care and Serious Mental Illness" on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
13
2021
With church membership rates in decline and spiritual and moral anarchy on the rise in America, how do Christian parents ground the next generation in God's Word and prepare them to take a bold stand for Christ in the uncertain days ahead? Ken Ham, CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis-US, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Divided Nation: Cultures in Chaos & A Conflicted Church." Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
12
2021
The new Netflix film "Pray Away" purports to expose the dangers of so-called "conversion therapy," but its bias, selective editing and one-sided interviews expose it as just more LGBT-activist propaganda. Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality, will give us his review. Plus: Don Hawkins stops by to talk about his book, "Master Discipleship Today: Jesus' Prayer and Plan for Every Believer." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
11
2021
Pro-abortion activists condemn Mississippi's 15-week ban on abortion as "extreme," but a new study from the Charlotte Lozier Institute shows it's mainstream when compared with abortion laws in liberals' beloved Europe. CLI's president Chuck Donovan joins me to talk about it. Plus: How can understanding the power of mass movements and the truth of Romans 1 help us understand the increasing demonization of white evangelicals from voices within the church? That's next time on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
10
2021
Today's students show a lack of interest in family and even the idea of objective truth. What will that mean for our country, long-term? Jeremy Adams joins me to talk about it and his book, "Hollowed Out: A Warning about America's Next Generation." Plus: A prominent physician at the forefront of COVID-19 information has been sued by the health-care giant who used to employ him. His attorneys say the suit is just an attempt to silence Dr. Peter McCullough. We'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
9
2021
What is Russia's secret plan to destroy America? I'll talk it over with Russian native and former U.S. national intelligence expert Rebekah Koffler, author of: "Putin's Playbook." Plus: How is Facebook plotting to shape the future of religious experience, and what might that portend for preachers who run afoul of its progressive totalitarianism? That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
6
2021
The Social Justice Movement has swept through the culture like a grassfire -- and now, it's damaging the church of Jesus Christ in the form of a new religion that is neither just nor biblical. How can God's people stand firm against this anti-gospel? Dr. Owen Strachan, provost and research professor of theology at Grace Bible Theological Seminary, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Christianity and Wokeness," on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
5
2021
Why do our lives so often move us toward the frivolous, and how can Christians live lives that are grounded in God's purpose and glory? Jason Lancaster joins me to discuss it and his book, "The Trivial Life." Plus: What's really buried in the Democrats' infrastructure bill? A provision to tax you for driving and language to further the sexual radicals' agenda, among other things. I'll explain what you need to know on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
4
2021
Divisive ex-Southern Baptist leader Dr. Russell Moore had a lot to say this week to PBS about evangelicals' "crisis of credibility." Yet he refused to call out SBC president Ed Litton over his sermon plagiarism or his SBC elite friends for covering it up. So who really has the credibility problem? We'll talk about it. Plus: Living on the Edge's Chip Ingram discusses his book, "I Choose Peace," all on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
3
2021
The CDC issues new mask guidelines as more vaccinated Americans contract and spread the Delta Variant, while Republicans call for an audit of this increasingly mistrusted government agency. And will the Biden Administration attempt to lock us down again? We'll talk about it. Plus: As parent-school board showdowns heat up over Critical Race Theory and mask mandates, what should Christian parents do to oversee their children's education? I'll talk it over with David Closson from the Family Research Council on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
2
2021
Many in our postmodern, post-Christian society have rejected the idea of God and absolute truth, but could this pandemic open new doors to reach lost people with the gospel of Jesus? I’ll talk it over with Becky Pippert as we discuss her book, “Stay Salt: The World Has Changed; Our Message Must Not.” Plus: Kim Erickson joins me to discuss her book, "Surviving Sorrow: A Mother's Guide to Living with Loss." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
29
2021
The Bible says, "We count them blessed who endure." But how can we keep persevering in following Jesus when we feel like giving up? I'll talk it over with Doug Gehman, president of Globe International and author of the book, "Before You Quit." . Plus: How can we better proclaim the mighty deeds that the Lord has done? I'll discuss it with Thann Bennett, director of government affairs for the American Center for Law and Justice and author of "My Fame, His Fame." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
28
2021
What is the conservative vision for tomorrow's schools? I'll talk it over with education expert Michael Petrilli, co-editor of the book, "How to Educate an American." Plus: Deron Spoo, pastor of First Baptist Church of Tulsa, Okla., stops by to discuss his book, "The Bible in 10 Words: Unlocking the Message of Scripture and Connecting With God." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
27
2021
Back in 2019, a book by Genesis Biblical Solutions founder and counselor Joe Dallas was cancelled by Amazon. Now, Joe is encouraging and advising Christians on how to prepare to speak biblical truth in love amid a growing animosity against God's people. Joe will join me to discuss it as we talk about his book, "Christians in a Cancel Culture." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
26
2021
How can we pursue Christlikeness in an increasingly hostile culture? I'll talk it over with David Harrell, senior pastor-teacher at Calvary Bible Church and author of the book, "Why America Hates Biblical Christianity." Plus: Muslim extremists want to overturn a Florida law protecting Jews against anti-Semitism. Why hasn't the Florida Democratic Party purged these bullies from its ranks? That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
23
2021
The same-sex-attracted pastor of the PCA church that hosted the first Revoice conference is casting doubt on the idea that God can forgive and transform homosexuals through faith in Christ. And he's making false assertions about gospel-centered ministries in the process. Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries, joins me to respond to that and the upcoming anti-Christian Netflix film, "Pray Away." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
22
2021
Sen. Rand Paul says he’s requesting a criminal referral for Dr. Anthony Fauci for lying to Congress over Wuhan lab funding. We'll bring you up to speed about it. Plus: Author and pastor J. Aaron White stops by to discuss the important spiritual role that Christian men must play in the lives of their wives. His book is called, "Man Up, Kneel Down." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
21
2021
The Conservative Baptist Network is calling for the resignation of the Southern Baptist Convention's new president, based on multiple instances of evidence that he plagiarized. Will Ed Litton finally do the right thing? We'll talk about it. Plus: How is God using a Christian-based scouting organization to bring hope and encouragement to young girls' lives? I'll talk about it with Patti Garibay, founder of American Heritage Girls and author of: "Why Curse the Darkness When You Can Light a Candle?" And a Hasbro whistleblower reveals how the company is committed to indoctrinating kids with Critical Race Theory. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
20
2021
What will it take for the Lord to revive His church and lift His judgment on the United States, which both have fallen into deep-seated ungodliness after receiving so many abundant blessings? Shane Idleman, lead pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship, joins me to talk about it. Plus: Why Americans are steadily losing their freedom of speech and why that matters so much to our republic. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
19
2021
Are vaccine passports actually about protecting the public health, or are they gateways to mass surveillance and violations of our liberties? China expert Reggie Littlejohn, president of Women's Rights Without Frontiers, stops by to talk about it. Plus: The National Popular Vote interstate compact is failing to catch fire. Trent England, executive director of Save Our States, stops by to discuss why that's good news. Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
16
2021
How can parents raise their girls to reject the insanity of the Left? I'll talk to Michelle Easton, founder of the Clare Boothe Luce Center for Conservative Women, about her book, "How to Raise a Conservative Daughter." Plus: Progressives are ramping up their COVID-19 vaccination threats, and science has nothing to do with it. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jul
15
2021
Was the November presidential election stolen in numerous states? Mounting evidence from Georgia is raising serious questions about it. And the Evangelical Left is pushing a curriculum on evangelical pastors to combat faux "Christian Nationalism" in local churches. We'll talk about it all. Plus: How can freedom-loving patriots save the United States? Kennerly Davis joins me to talk about it and his book, "Revolution: A Call to Turn Back the Lawless Left And Restore the Promise of America." That's on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
14
2021
How do we navigate the valley of sorrow and find comfort in Jesus Christ? Colin Smith, president of Unlocking the Bible, will join me to talk about it and his book, "For All Who Grieve." And author John Perritt will talk about his book, "Insecure: Fighting our Lesser Fears with a Greater One." We'll talk about all that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
13
2021
Cubans are rising up against their dictatorial government, while the Biden Administration says it's a reaction to rising cases of COVID-19. Meanwhile, how is our own government treating those jailed Jan. 6 Trump supporters? We'll talk about it. Plus: Dr. Samuel Namann shares some amazing stories on how God is saving Muslims worldwide. His book is called, "God of the Impossible." That's Tuesday on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
12
2021
Residents in proposed National Heritage Areas are raising questions about the government actually undermining their private property rights. As it turns out, their concerns are valid. We'll get the details from Tom DeWeese, president of the American Policy Center. Plus: A new survey shows most Americans want schools to teach traditional Western values. We'll talk about that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
9
2021
How can America remain dominant in space, given our enemies' advances there and the potential for a Pearl Harbor-type attack on our nation? I'll discuss it with geopolitical analyst Brandon Weichert, author of: "Winning Space: How America Remains a Superpower." Plus: A stunning comeback for biblical truth over Revoice occurred recently at the Presbyterian Church in America's General Assembly. We'll bring you up to speed on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
7
2021
Pastor Ed Litton, the embattled president of the Southern Baptist Convention, is dodging hard questions about his growing plagiarism scandal, while his top comrades in the denomination refuse to call for his repentance or resignation. What does the Bible say about Litton's sins? And is this scandal just a microcosm of the abandonment of Christian ethics in the SBC? I'll give you my thoughts on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
7
2021
How do you instill the knowledge of the Word of God and a love for the Word of God in your children? Danika Cooley joins me to talk about it and her book, "Help Your Kids Learn & Love the Bible." Plus: Pat Williams leads us through some essential lessons from the people of the American Revolution from his book, "Revolutionary Leadership." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
6
2021
If being rich and famous makes for a great life, why is there so much depression and suicide among celebrities? And how do you bring the hope of Jesus Christ to someone struggling with suicidal thoughts? Ray Comfort, founder and CEO of Living Waters, joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Final Curtain: Fame, Fortune and Futile Lives." Plus: Rick Hess, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, discusses his book, "Letters to a Young Education Reformer." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jul
5
2021
Today's pastors are visionaries, motivational speakers and overworked administrators. But what does the Bible say about the role of the pastor? Dr. Harold Senkbeil, executive director of DOXOLOGY: The Lutheran Center for Spiritual Care, joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Care of Souls: Cultivating a Pastor's Heart." Plus: How do we get past our culture’s caricatures of God that can confuse our understanding of His awesome nature and character? Author Syd Brestel stops by to discuss it and his book, “God in His Own Image.” That’s next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
2
2021
How did the progressive rejection of our Founding Fathers' political principles help lead so many Americans today to reject our core ideals? I'll talk it over with Dr. Ronald Pestritto, author of the book, "America Transformed: The Rise and Legacy of American Progressivism." Plus: David Griffith from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute unveils new data on how well our public schools are teaching civics and U.S. history. Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
1
2021
How can the Southern Baptist Convention renew and revitalize the biblical direction of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission? Dr. Alex McFarland, Christian apologist and evangelist, is offering to head up the policy arm pro bono for the first year. He'll join me to talk about it and his thoughts on the denomination's direction. Plus: A Christian singer backs off on asserting that "Modest is Hottest" after progressive pushback. We'll tackle that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
30
2021
Fresh allegations of plagiarism and intentional deception have emerged against Southern Baptist Convention president Ed Litton, including more sermon plagiarism and his own admission that he's lied about his sermon-preparation time and sermon illustrations. Will the SBC do the right thing and fire him? Plus: Jim Simpson joins me to answer the question from his book, "Who Was Karl Marx?" Join us for the Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jun
29
2021
The Book of Revelation is replete with prophecy, dazzling imagery and warnings to mankind about the coming end of the age. But this apocalyptic book also introduces us to the triune glory of God, who holds all things together. The Rev. Melvin Tinker joins me to talk about and his book, “The First and the Last: The Comfort of the Triune God in Revelation.” That's on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
28
2021
A sermon comparison shows that both the president and the immediate past president of the Southern Baptist Convention have committed plagiarism. And the explanatory statements from pastors Ed Litton and J.D. Greear leave more than just a few questions. Is it time for some immediate resignations? I think so, and I'll explain why it's both biblical and necessary. Be sure to join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
25
2021
A recent Barna survey showed that nearly half of young adults who have some kind of tie to Christianity believe the Church can't answer their questions. How can Christians better prepare for the queries? Dr. Doug Potter, assistant professor of apologetics and theology at Southern Evangelical Seminary, joins me to offer his thoughts. Plus: How can we make and keep relationships that matter? Radio host and author Kim Wier stops by to discuss her book, "The Art of Friendship." That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
24
2021
Many people over the years have referred to America as a miracle - a nation guided by Divine Providence. But what are some of the individual miracles that have helped shape our great nation along the way? Author and historian William J. Federer joins Janet to talk about it and his book, "Miracles in American History, Vol. 2: Amazing Faith that Shaped a Nation." Plus: Katy Faust, founder of the children's rights organization Them Before Us, explains why Washington state lawmakers care more about females in business than they do about females in the home. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jun
23
2021
The Book of Revelation can be an intimidating read, yet its prophecy and practical truths are important to understand. Todd Hampson helps guide us as we talk about his book, "The Non-Prophet's Guide to the Book of Revelation." Plus: Pastor Jonathan Landry Cruse discusses what it means to be in Christ. We'll discuss his book, "The Christian's True Identity." That's next time on the Wednesday's edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jun
22
2021
Our culture saturates our daughters with unhealthy role models, misleads them on issues like sexual activity and even wants them to question their "gender." What's a parent to do? Dr. Meg Meeker associate professor of medicine at the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, joins me to talk about it and her book, "Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture." Plus: Ryan Lokkesmoe, lead pastor of Real Hope community Church, discusses his book, "Small Groups Made Easy." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jun
21
2021
Identity politics is an ideological attack on the very American creed that built this nation. What are the real truths about our racial differences? I'll talk it over with Dr. Charles Murray, Hayek Emeritus Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and author of the book, "Facing Reality: Two Truths about Race in America." Plus: Exactly what did the FBI know about the Jan. 8 Capitol Siege in advance? We'll tackle that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
18
2021
With Critical Race Theory poisoning young minds in our nation's K-12 schools, how can parents fight back and topple this state-sanctioned racism agenda? Russ Vought, former OMB director under President Trump and president of the Center for Renewing America, joins me to talk about it. Plus: Radical activists want to give "rights" to Florida's waterways and "personhood" to elephants via a New York legal case. We'll get an update from bioethics expert Wesley J. Smith on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
17
2021
The Southern Baptist Convention has voted in a new president, but why did Ed Litton's church suddenly alter its online doctrinal statement on the Trinity after a messenger asked a jarring question about Litton's orthodoxy? And what is the future of the nation's largest evangelical denomination now that even the Leftist media is rejoicing over its downgraded trajectory? We'll talk about it all on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
16
2021
A sinking culture, a rising tide of secularism: How can a Christian stay calm amid all that surrounds us? Dr. Stephen Nichols, president of Reformation Bible College, joins me to discuss it as we talk about his book, "A Time for Confidence." Plus: Is there a way to deal biblically with your child's anger? Tricia Goyer stops by to talk about her book, "Calming Angry Kids." That's next time on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
15
2021
Heaven is our promised inheritance as Christians, but what can we expect when we get there? Dr. Robert Jeffress, senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Dallas, joins me to talk about his latest book, "A Place Called Heaven: 10 Surprising Truths About Your Eternal Home." Plus: Dr. Dave Beckwith with Standing Stone Ministry discusses the lessons Jonah can teach us about our own wayward hearts. His book is called: "I Love the World - It's People I Can't Stand." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
14
2021
What do you do when a traumatic or tragic event sets your life on a new course that you can't even fathom? Dr. Jeff Shreve, founder of From His Heart Ministries, joins me to talk about the biblical remedy as we discuss his book, "Life Interrupted: How to Face a New Normal." Plus: How do we consider Christ in our afflictions? I'll talk it over with Dr. Joel Beeke, president of Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary. That and much more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jun
11
2021
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: How can Christian parents raise their children with a godly vision for multiple generations to come? Amy Rienow joins me to discuss her book, "Visionary Parenting." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
10
2021
The Southern Baptist Convention elects a new president next week, but will the scathing public attacks just launched by ex-ERLC head Russell Moore end up helping a conservative get elected? Conservative presidential hopeful and pastor Mike Stone will join me to talk about it. Plus: A new poll shows more dropping support for Israel among evangelicals. Jim Fletcher, director of Prophecy Matters, will weigh in on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
9
2021
The Bible tells us to run with endurance the race that the Lord has set out for us. How does that especially apply as you run your race as an older Christian? Robert Wolgemuth joins me to talk about it and his book, "Gun Lap." Plus: A U.S. government national laboratory now says it's plausible that COVID-19 did leak from that Wuhan lab. We'll bring you the latest on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
8
2021
What happens when a Mormon missionary out to convert Christians ends up converted to Christianity? Micah Wilder joins me to tell his incredible testimony from his book, "Passport to Heaven." Plus: Southern Baptist pastor Mike Stone responds to what he calls a "slanderous" letter from former ERLC head Russell Moore, who's once again attacking Stone publicly as he seeks the SBC presidency. We'll bring you the latest on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
5
2021
As Americans lose their biblical worldview, how do we repair the ruins? I’ll discuss it with Steven Garafolo, author of the book, “Equipped: Basic Training in Apologetics for Evangelism.” Plus: Crown Financial Ministries CEO Chuck Bentley shares his advice on handling your money during a time of inflation. And things are getting ugly in the Southern Baptist Convention as it heads into its annual meeting. We’ll tackle that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
4
2021
Have the cultural conquerors in the LGBT movement actually managed to create a new religion in America, with dogma, sacraments and even children's catechesis? And how do progressives plan to wipe out the religious freedom of Christian adoption agencies, who don't want to place children with homosexuals? We'll get perspective on "Pride Month" from Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality. Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
3
2021
How are race-based preferences actually harming higher education? I'll talk about it with Gail Heriot, law professor at the University of San Diego and co-editor of the book, "A Dubious Expediency." Plus: Newly released emails from Dr. Anthony Fauci are raising renewed questions about the COVID-19 guru's credibility. We'll tackle that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jun
2
2021
The greatest criticism of the American media used to be liberal bias, but now that bias has morphed into full-scale corruption and Leftist activism. I'll discuss it with Alex Marlow, editor-in-chief at Breitbart News Network and author of the book, " Breaking the News: Exposing the Establishment Media's Hidden Deals and Secret Corruption." Plus: Three religion professors say that evangelical Christians are white racists who "may end up killing." We'll discuss that and more on Wedneday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
1
2021
“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.” In an increasingly unrighteous and unjust culture, how can Christians exhibit righteousness and uphold God’s standards of right and wrong, with an eye toward our eternal home? I’ll discuss it with Mike Gendron, founder of Proclaiming the Gospel, on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
31
2021
Studies show that only 4 percent of Generation Z has a biblical worldview. How can we understand the uniqueness of the next generation as we seek to help them embrace the Word of God? Christian apologist J. Warner Wallace. adjunct professor of apologetics at Talbot School of theology, Biola University, joins me to talk about it and his book, "So the Next Generation Will Know: Preparing Young Christians for a Challenging World." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
27
2021
Everyone loves to see a man and a woman come together in holy matrimony. But what should Christians know about their future spouses before they get married? I'll talk about it with Gary Thomas, author of: "9 Essential Conversations before You Say I Do." Plus: As church membership declines across America, a new analysis shows that even before the pandemic, more Protestant churches were closing than opening. We'll talk about that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
27
2021
What makes a nation rise -- and what it makes it fall? I'll talk with attorney and author Joseph Johnston Jr. about his book, "The Decline of Nations: Lessons for Strengthening America at Home and in the World." And as new research reveals that some COVID-19 sufferers have lifelong immunity afterward, lawmakers are calling for flip-flopping Dr. Anthony Fauci to resign or be fired. We'll tackle it all on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
25
2021
Christ's church is under attack from Leftists within, who are undermining the gospel with everything from Critical Race Theory to pro-LGBT ideology. Can they be stopped? Lucas Miles joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Christian Left: How Liberal Thought has Hijacked the Church." Plus: David Rubin says Israel has much to teach America about fending off its enemies. His book is called, "Confronting Radicals." Join us for the Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
25
2021
After years of pushing liberal politics and attacking conservatives, Dr. Russell Moore is finally leaving his post at the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. But will his departure help put the denomination back on a biblical course? I'll share my thoughts on it. Plus: The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an important abortion case out of Mississippi. Could this lead to a reversal of Roe v. Wade? Dan McLaughlin from National Review Online joins me to discuss it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
24
2021
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: Ace Collins talks about his book, "Stories behind the Songs and Hymns about Heaven." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
21
2021
What are the rewards that await Christians in heaven? I'll talk it over with Bible prophecy expert and author Mark Hitchcock, senior pastor of Faith Bible Church in Edmond, Okla., and author of "Heavenly Rewards: Living With Eternity in Sight." Plus: How do we keep our kids safe from those who would abuse them? Beth Robinson joins me to talk about it and her book, "Protecting Your Child from Predators: How to Recognize and Respond to Sexual Danger." Tune in for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
20
2021
What is it like to grow up in one of the most famous families associated with the prosperity gospel? And what happens when the true gospel of Jesus penetrates and dismantles that unbiblical “health-and-wealth” error? Costi Hinn, nephew of Benny Hinn, shares his testimony to the grace of God as we discuss his book, “God, Greed and the (Prosperity) Gospel,” on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
May
19
2021
Who's the boss behind all the Leftist calls for defunding or even dismantling American police departments, and who's paying all the activists? I'll talk it over with former Seattle police officer Steve Pomper, author of the book, "The Obama Gang." Plus: Soros-funded Leftist evangelicals once again are muddying the narrative on the attacks on Israel, all to help erode Christian support for the Jewish people. We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
18
2021
How can we have strong confidence in the Lord during this post-Christian era? Alistair Begg from Truth for Life joins me to discuss his book, "Brave By Faith." Plus: A new report shows how Christians and conservatives can fight back against corporate Wokeness and pro-LGBT activism. Justin Danhof, director of the National Center for Public Policy Research's Free Enterprise Project, joins me on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
17
2021
Atheists and skeptics today reject the concept of life after death. But what is the evidence for it? And how does the resurrection of Jesus change everything? Dr. Gary Habermas, Distinguished Professor of Apologetics and Philosophy at Liberty University, joins me to talk about it and his book, “Beyond Death.” That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
14
2021
How can a look back at great thinkers in history show us what is wrong with America's cultural and societal mess? I'll discuss it with New York Post op-ed editor Sohrab Ahmari, author of: "The Unbroken Thread: Discovering the Wisdom of Tradition in an Age of Chaos." Plus: A new Army ad is using two lesbians and a gay-pride parade reference to recruit more girls. I'll share my thoughts on that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
13
2021
What would it have been like to spend one day every week with one of the best-known Christians in the world? Dr. Don Wilton joins me to talk about it and his book, "Saturdays with Billy: My Friendship with Billy Graham." Plus: Pro-Life Action League is standing up against Planned Parenthood in Illinois. We'll get the details from executive director Eric Scheidler. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
12
2021
Could an experiment funded by pandemic guru Dr. Anthony Fauci actually be the source of COVID-19? And could new evidence about the government’s potential culpability in the pandemic, unveiled by a one-time New York Times science writer, spell the end of Fauci’s career? Sen. Rand Paul put Fauci on the hotseat over it at a Tuesday hearing. We’ll talk about that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
11
2021
What do you do when your Christian life is weighed down by discouragement or failure to meet other people's expectations? Back to the Bible's Ron Moore joins me to talk about it as we discuss his book, "Worn Out By Obedience: Recovering from Spiritual Fatigue." And author Bert Fulks discusses how to become your child's ally in a challenging and sinful world. His book is called, "X-Plan Parenting." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
10
2021
When Jesus saves us, we are redeemed and justified and sanctified. But the Bible also says we're adopted. Does that mean something greater than most of us know? Dr. David Garner, associate professor of Systematic Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Sons in the Son: The Riches and Reach of Adoption in Christ." Plus: The predominant Christian worldview is in a tailspin and Richard Simmons III says it's because we've dismissed the nature and value of God's wisdom. We'll discuss that and his book, "Wisdom: Life's Great Treasure" on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
7
2021
What can we learn about evangelism by studying Jesus' approach of asking questions? Randy Newman, senior fellow for Evangelism and Apologetics at the C.S. Lewis Institute, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Questioning Evangelism." Plus: Pro-life activist Walter Hoye discusses what it was like to be arrested and jailed for trying to save unborn babies' lives. He'll tell his story from the new book, "Black and Pro-Life in America." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
6
2021
What are the crises that threaten our religious freedoms here in America, and why is resistance to government overreach so important? I'll talk it over with former U.S. Solicitor General Ken Starr, author of the book, "Religious Liberty in Crisis." First Liberty Institute's Lathan Watts stops by to discuss Arkansas' bold new plan to protect religious liberty. Plus: What should we pray for on this National Day of Prayer? That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
May
5
2021
Our nation's internal Cold War is heating up, and the boiling point may arrive before we know it. Is there a constitutional path forward for patriots to save America from a totalitarian future? Jim Hanson joins me to discuss it and his book, "Winning the Second Civil War: Without Firing a Shot." Plus: What should we make of the claims that COVID-19 herd immunity is impossible, even as the tyranny over COVID-19 is ramping up in Germany? We'll tackle it all on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
4
2021
In his first 100 days in office, President Biden has revealed himself to be the most anti-life, anti-family president ever. Connor Semelsberger from the Family Research Council will join me to explain why. Plus: The Woke CIA has released a ridiculous new recruitment ad, to the mockery of social media. But what kind of dangerous message is this sending to our foreign enemies? We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
3
2021
Many of today’s ex-evangelicals are attributing their departure from Bible-believing churches to a process of “deconstruction.” What are the roots of this dangerous 1960s philosophy, what are its false assertions, and how do we respond to them biblically? I’ll talk it over with Christian apologist and author Dr. Alex McFarland. That’s next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Apr
30
2021
Newly emboldened Leftists are determined to undo our fundamental principles as nation through an inside job. How are they accomplishing it, and we are on the brink of a one-party dictatorship? I'll talk it over with commentator David Horowitz, author of "The Enemy Within: How a Totalitarian Movement is Destroying America." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
29
2021
Are powerless sermons and prayerless churches the Achilles' heel of the modern American church, and is there any hope for a spiritual awakening? I'll talk it over with Shane Idleman, pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship. Plus: An update on the mask madness and an update on a notorious plagiarizing pastor who's now been plagiarized himself. I'll share my thoughts on that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
28
2021
How close are we to getting the gospel to the entire world and seeing the return of Jesus Christ? I'll talk it over with Douglas Cobb, author of the book, "And Then the End Will Come." Plus: Just how radical has President Biden proven to be in his first 100 days in office? I'll discuss it with Tea Party Patriots Action Honorary Chairman Jenny Beth Martin. Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
27
2021
Fed up with Critical Race Theory and gender madness, parents are beginning to push back against the Wokeness in our public schools. We'll get the details from Erika Sanzi, director of outreach at Parents Defending Education. Plus: Is the Biden Administration moving Middle East policy back to the dangerous Obama years? Gregg Roman, director of the Middle East Forum, gives his analysis. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
26
2021
The Bible says: "the Word of the Lord is right and true." The Lord Jesus said He is "the truth." But how can we convey biblical truth to a "post-truth" culture and warn people about the eternal ramifications of denying the reality of sin and the remedy of the gospel? I'll talk it over with Mike Gendron, founder of Proclaiming the Gospel, as we discuss truth and its consequences. Join us for the Monday's edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
23
2021
It's undeniable that America is in a spiritual and moral tailspin, as we witness the crumbling of our once-great foundational institutions. Can Christians renew this nation's Christian legacy and its covenant with the Lord? Dr. Marshall Foster, founder of the World History Institute, joins me to discuss it and his book, "The American Covenant: The Untold Story." Plus: Michael Woolworth from Bible League gives us an update about their "Open the Floodgates: Bibles for Africa" campaign. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
22
2021
In a recent op-ed, Planned Parenthood's CEO tried to distance the abortion giant from its eugenicist founder Margaret Sanger, but pro-lifers aren't buying the spin. Mark Crutcher, founder of Life Dynamics, joins me to explain why. Plus: First Liberty Institute's Jeremy Dys discusses a new campaign to inform Americans on the dangers of packing the Supreme Court. That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
21
2021
The Biden Administration is redefining words and pushing schools to promote Critical Race Theory. We'll talk about it. Plus: City Journal's Howard Husock explains how government is actually encouraging vice through the legalization of marijuana. And Dr. Magdalena Battles discusses her book, "10 Time-Saving Tips for Busy Parents." Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
20
2021
Has feminism really made women happier and more fulfilled -- or has its extreme rhetoric led us astray from some of the most basic truths about male and female, the home and our families? Conservative columnist Mona Charen joins me to talk about her book, "Sex Matters: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love and Common Sense." Plus: How can we experience the peace of God in every situation? Moody Bible Institute's Dr. Winfred Neely joins me to talk about his book, "How to Overcome Worry." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
19
2021
The King James Bible -- it is beloved and a perennial best-seller. But it also can be hard to understand. So what place should the KJV have in our churches? Mark Ward joins me to discuss it and his book, "Authorized: The Use and Misuse of the King James Bible." Plus: Robert Dickie III will share some helpful advice from his book, "Love Your Work." We'll talk about that and more on Monday's next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
16
2021
As Christian parents, how can we help our kids discern right from wrong in a culture of moral relativism? Christian apologist Josh McDowell joins me to talk about it and his book, "Set Free to Choose Right." Plus: Tom Lennie stops by to discuss his book, "Land of Many Revivals." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
15
2021
Many of today's Woke snowflakes balk at the responsibilities of adulthood. What is the antidote for those stuck in a state of arrested development? Dr. Everett Piper joins me to talk about it and his book, "Grow Up! Life Isn't Safe, but It's Good." Plus: A Christian photographer pushes back legally against New York's laws forcing LGBT ideology on her business. Alliance Defending Freedom's Bryan Neihart will join me to discuss it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
14
2021
2 Timothy 2:15 says: "Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth." But how can we do that if we don't know how to properly interpret the Bible and understand what it means? Justin Peters, founder of Justin Peters Ministries, joins me to talk about the importance of hermeneutics. Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
13
2021
The Supreme Court has suspended California's COVID-19 restrictions on in-home religious gatherings, even as protesters rally around a now fenced-in, police-swarmed GraceLife Church in Canada. We'll talk about it. Plus: Scientific data is showing not just the existence of a vague intelligent designer, but the existence of a personal God. Dr. Stephen Meyer, director of the Center for Science and Culture at the Discovery Institute and author of the book, "Return of the God Hypothesis," joins me on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Apr
12
2021
Bestselling author Dr. Gary Chapman has dispensed marriage and family advice to millions of people through the years, but what has he learned through a lifetime of following Jesus? He'll join me to talk about his book, "Life Lessons and Love Languages." Plus: Author Jeff Kinley explains why Christians can trust the Lord as we enter a new era of global crisis. His book is called, "Aftershocks." Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
9
2021
The pro-"LGBT Christianity" Revoice movement is now pushing gay-straight "couples" in a recent webinar. How do we push back biblically against this accelerating downgrade in evangelicalism? I'll discuss it with Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries. Plus: President Biden launches an attack on law-abiding American gun owners with more gun control. We'll talk about that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
8
2021
To save our nation from Leftist ideology, young Americans must re-embrace our foundational principles. Former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, president of Young America's Foundation, joins me to talk about it and his group's new action plan, "The Long Game." Plus: A shocking Revoice webinar pushes the idea of "gay-straight couples" and even the concept of adding a third party to the mix! We'll cover that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
7
2021
Many evangelicals today have embraced the popular notion that they can and should directly "hear the voice of God." But does the Bible actually teach that prayer is a "two-way conversation" or that God sends us signs or speaks to us in a "still, small voice?" And how does this theology undermine the sufficiency of Scripture? I'll talk it over with Jim Osman, pastor of Kootenai Community Church and author of the book, "God Doesn't Whisper." That's on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
6
2021
A new report outlines the growing threat that Big Tech de-platforming poses to faith-based organizations. Plus: The Left shows its Christian hostility and ignorance on Easter weekend. And how should we think about money from a biblical perspective? Dr. Jim Newheiser from Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte joins me to discuss his book, "Money, Debt and Finances: Critical Questions and Answers." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
5
2021
A few years after saying she's "preached" multiple times in churches and editing out material decrying homosexuality from one of her books, Bible teacher Beth Moore has announced her departure from the Southern Baptist Convention. And now, her feminist fans are hailing her as an "icon" who continues a "historic movement for gender equality among evangelical women." What impact could Moore's SBC exodus have on the accelerating evangelical downgrade into the unbiblical acceptance of female church leadership and homosexuality? I'll talk it over with Amy Spreeman, founder of Berean Research. That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
2
2021
There is perhaps no greater villain in human history than Judas Iscariot. What was he thinking when he betrayed the Lord Jesus Christ, and what can his life show us about the supreme value of Christ and why following Him is worth the cost? I'll talk about it with Pastor Colin Smith from the national radio program, "Unlocking the Bible," as we discuss his book, "Heaven, So Near - So far: The Story of Judas Iscariot." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
1
2021
As Christians watch our civilization decline, there's no better time to stand on the truth of God's Word and put faith ahead of fear. I'll talk it over with Leading the Way's Dr. Michael Youssef, author of the book, "Hope for This Present Crisis." And Christian professor Nicholas Meriwether has won a great court victory over his refusal to use incorrect pronouns to address transgenders. He'll join me to talk it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
31
2021
Progressives plan to skirt Congress to shove their radical Green New Deal on America through administrative agencies. But just how bad is this plan? I'll talk it over with climate expert Marc Morano as we discuss his book, "Green Fraud: Why the Green New Deal is Even Worse Than You Think." Plus: Why are so many evangelical leaders telling skeptical Christians to get the COVID-19 vaccine? We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
30
2021
The Gospel of John reveals a savior who confirmed His identity through signs, but what does it say about mankind that so many refused to accept the Lord Jesus Christ? Dr. Andreas Kostenberger joins me to discuss it and his book, "Signs of the Messiah: An Introduction to John's Gospel." Plus: Is the Biden Administration planning to curtail the commercial ventures of Americans who don't get the COVID-19 vaccine? We'll discuss that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
29
2021
President Biden says gun control is about "timing," even as his administration is urging the Supreme Court to subvert the Fourth Amendment and the House just passed two gun-control measures. We'll get perspective from Mark Walters, host of Armed American Radio. Plus: The progressives' dangerous "For the People Act" would upend the American electoral system. I'll talk about it with Noah Weinrich from Heritage Action for America. Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
26
2021
A new poll shows 51 percent of Republicans and nearly half of evangelicals now support so-called "same-sex" marriage. What will this trend do to the GOP and the church? Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries, joins me to weigh in. Plus: President Biden finally gives his first press conference. We'll give you the details on the Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
25
2021
If someone asked you to describe what the Bible is all about, could you do it? We'll get some guidance on that from Mark Young, president of Denver Seminary and author of the book, "One True Story, One True God." Plus: A majority of Republicans now say they support so-called same-sex marriage; what will that shift mean for Christian voters in the future? We'll discuss that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
25
2021
Embattled Christian baker Jack Phillips goes on trial over a "transgender cake," while Canadian pastor James Coates is finally released from prison after standing for religious freedom. So why are Woke evangelical leaders still majoring in bashing conservative Christians? We'll talk about it. Plus: Will Jesus Christ tell you to depart from Him, because He never knew you? Author Denise Wilson discusses: "Seven Words you Never Want to Hear: How to Be Sure You Won't." That's on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
25
2021
If someone asked you to describe what the Bible is all about, could you do it? We'll get some guidance on that from Mark Young, president of Denver Seminary and author of the book, "One True Story, One True God." Plus: A majority of Republicans now say they support so-called same-sex marriage; what will that shift mean for Christian voters in the future? We'll discuss that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
23
2021
Critical thinking is essential to education, so why is there so little emphasis on it in our education system? I'll discuss it with Dr. Steven Pearlman, author of the book, "America's Critical Thinking Crisis." Plus: the Atlanta gunman charged with eight murders has been excommunicated from his Southern Baptist church, so why are Leftists - including some inside evangelicalism - blaming "purity culture" for the rampage? We'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Mar
22
2021
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, author of the book, "Paul vs. James: What We've Been Missing in the Faith and Works Debate." Plus: Pastor Jerrad Lopes joins me to offer encouragement for Christian dads. His book is called, "Dad Tired and Loving It." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
19
2021
The modern West was built upon the foundation of the Bible. Can American society be renewed by a return to God's Word? Vishal Mangalwadi, known as "India's foremost Christian intellectual," will talk about it as we discuss his new release, "This Book Changed Everything." Plus: Technology and screens have a greater effect on us than many Christians realize. Doug Smith joins me to talk about it and his book, "Unintentional: How Screens Secretly Shape Your Desires and How You Can Break Free." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
18
2021
Young girls face any number of difficulties in today's world, from cyberbullying to moral confusion. How can we help our daughters reject what is false and embrace the truth as God gave it to us? Dannah Gresh, founder of True Girl, joins me to talk about her book, "Lies Girls Believe." Plus: Pastor Brian Noble stops by to discuss his book, "The Path of a Peacemaker." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
17
2021
What should Americans think about the dangers of an increasingly Woke and politicized U.S. military under President Joe Biden? We'll talk about it. Plus: An outrageous California bill could ban conservative Christians and registered Republicans from serving in law enforcement. And author Becky Harling stops by to talk about her book, "How to Listen So Your Kids Will Talk." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
16
2021
After you become a Christian, what are the next practical steps of discipleship? I'll talk it over with Dr. James Emery White, senior pastor of Mecklenburg Community Church and author of the book, "After I Believe." Plus: And a United Methodist conference in Illinois has just approved an openly homosexual drag queen as a candidate for ministry. We'll talk about that and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
15
2021
The disciples changed the course of history through their faith in and obedience to Jesus Christ. Why don’t our lives have a similar impact? Charles Martin joins me to talk about it and his book, “They Turned the World Upside Down.” Plus: Amazon is now refusing to sell books that “frame LGBTQ identities as a mental illness.” How much longer will the Tech giant sell Christian books? We’ll talk about that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
12
2021
Technology helped millions of people continue work and school during the pandemic, but how can we escape the rut of computers and smartphones in a quest for real life? David Murrow joins me to talk about it and his book, "Drowning in Screen Time." Plus: Brian Han Gregg will answer the question, "What Does the Bible Say about Suffering?" Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
11
2021
How were some of the top scientific and medical innovations in history fueled by faith in God? Historian William J. Federer joins me to talk about his book, "Miraculous Milestones in Science, Medicine and Innovation." Plus: Beth Moore exits the Southern Baptist Convention - so will more of the SBC Woke follow suit? That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
10
2021
What are some biblical principles for entering or re-entering the workforce? Former New York Life president Fred Sievert joins me to talk about it and his book, "Fast-Starting A Career of Consequence." Plus: President Biden continues his attacks on biological reality with two new executive orders, even after the Washington Post claimed he's "rolling back the culture war." We'll talk about that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
10
2021
What are some biblical principles for entering or re-entering the workforce? Former New York Life president Fred Sievert joins me to talk about it and his book, "Fast-Starting A Career of Consequence." Plus: President Biden continues his attacks on biological reality with two new executive orders, even after the Washington Post claimed he's "rolling back the culture war." We'll talk about that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
9
2021
Why do so many Christian leaders fall? Is religious freedom idolatry? And should we really be "embarrassed" over churches legally fighting government tyrants over COVID-19 restrictions? Pastor Shane Idleman, pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship, will weigh in on those questions. Plus: The crisis at the U.S. border heats up, even as President Biden continues to remain largely in hiding. Is this any way to run a nation? Join us for Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
8
2021
Conservatives and progressives are deeply divided over their visions for the future of America, bringing our country to a crisis moment. Is there a way to save our Founders' great vision for our nation? I'll talk it over with Dr. Charles Kesler, editor of the Claremont Review of Books and author of the book, "Crisis of the Two Constitutions: The Rise, Decline, and Recovery of American Greatness."That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
5
2021
A shocking new report reveals Planned Parenthood's quiet relationships with 100 Christian colleges and universities. Kristan Hawkins, president of Students for Life of America, joins me to share the preliminary findings. Plus: President Biden says Texas and Mississippi used "Neanderthal thinking" in lifting state COVID-19 restrictions this week, while the president's own actions are spreading COVID-19! We'll tell you why. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
4
2021
A progressive pastor is claiming that the Bible is neither the Word of God, nor inerrant! But if that's true, why go to church at all? I'll give you my thoughts. Plus: Todd Nettleton from The Voice of the Martyrs stops by to discuss his book, "When Faith is Forbidden." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
3
2021
Bethany Christian Services, the largest Protestant adoption and foster-care agency in the nation, has made the terrible decision to place children with homosexual couples. I'll share my thoughts about it. Plus: President Biden and the Left are canceling Dr. Seuss, and Dr. Ray Rhodes Jr. stops by to discuss his book, "Yours, In Heaven: The Untold Love Story of Charles and Susie Spurgeon." Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
2
2021
Can the Southern Baptist Convention be saved from its internal corruption, lack of transparency and progressive drift? Randy Adams, executive director of the Northwest Baptist Convention, will seek the presidency of the denomination in June. He'll join me for a conversation on his plans to address the crisis in the SBC and help return the denomination to the Bible as its sole and final authority. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
1
2021
Post-election and post-second failed impeachment, President Trump returns to the spotlight at this weekend's Conservative Political Action Conference. We'll bring you the highlights. Plus: the National Center on Sexual Exploitation's Lina Nealon joins me to expose the major institutions that are normalizing and benefiting from sexual profiteering. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
26
2021
Southern Baptist Convention president J.D. Greear publicly calls out political division in his denomination, blasting "neo-Confederates" and "closet racists" even as he referenced the unity of the gospel. But what did he reveal about his views on Critical Race Theory and the spiritual state of America? We'll break it all down for you. Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
25
2021
If the Democrats' Equality Act passes, it will be the greatest governmental assault on Christianity any of us have ever seen. Is there a way to derail this legislation before it quashes freedom of religion for good? I'll talk it over with Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
24
2021
After the pandemic tyranny, states are stepping up to define religion as essential under the law. We'll bring you up to speed. Plus: Ratio Christi is joining the legal fight to protect campus free speech. Ratio Christi CEO Corey Miller and Alliance Defending Freedom's Travis Barham will discuss it. And Ginger Hubbard stops by to weigh in on six discipline mistakes that parents make. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
23
2021
Coca-Cola faces backlash after secretly training employees to "try to be less white." Why has corporate culture gone so Woke? I'll talk it over with Stephen Soukop, author of the book: "The Dictatorship of Woke Capital: How Political Correctness Captured Big Business." Plus: Planned Parenthood's latest annual report shows it aborts more babies than anyone in America. We'll get reaction from Chuck Donovan, president of The Charlotte Lozier Institute. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
22
2021
A jailed Canadian pastor is facing weeks in isolation following his arrest for keeping his church open amid draconian COVID-19 government orders. What should we make of this religious persecution? I'll talk about it. Plus: What are some of the important trends that threaten the financial future, and how should Christians respond? I'll talk it over with Chuck Bentley, chief executive officer of Crown Financial Ministries and author of the book, "Seven Gray Swans." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
19
2021
How does God speak to us today? And what do we make of those who say that Sola Scriptura may be too confining? I'll talk it over with Don Green, founding pastor of Truth Community Church in Cincinnati. Plus: Many people today think of Jesus Christ as a mild-mannered savior who never got angry. But what does the Bible say? Tim Harlow, senior pastor of Parkview Christian Church in Orland Park, Ill., joins me to talk about it and his book, "What Made Jesus Mad?" That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
18
2021
What does the Bible say about the meaning and purpose of suffering in the Christian life? And what can the life of Job and, ultimately, the life of our Lord Jesus Christ teach us about God's faithfulness? Rev. Melvin Tinker, vicar of St. John Newland, Hull, England, will join me to talk about his book, "If God is So Good, Why are Things So Bad?" That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
17
2021
What you believe about the historicity of Adam and Eve affects your whole understanding of God's Word. Dr. Terry Mortenson joins me to talk about his book, "Searching for Adam: Genesis & the Truth About Man's Origin." Plus: Can our virtues sometimes undermine the Christian message? Todd Outcalt joins me to discuss his book, "The Seven Deadly Virtues." That's next time on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
16
2021
Many think Christianity is just one among many religions in the world. But aside from Christianity being true, it is also a picture of reality that explains why the world is the way it is. Apologist Greg Koukl, founder of Stand to Reason, will join me to explain why. His book is called, "The Story of Reality: How the World Began, How It Ends, and Everything Important that Happens in Between." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
15
2021
Christians are to be salt and light, but how much mixing with the world are we really called to do? Dr. William Edgar joins me to talk about it and his book, "Created and Creating: A Biblical Theology of Culture." Plus: Darwinian evolution rests on a racist premise, so what does the Bible have to say about human beings created in His image? I'll talk it over with Dr. Charles Ware, president of Crossroads Bible College and author of "One Race One Blood." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
12
2021
COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are experiencing a big decline, so why is the CDC recommending we all wear two masks? Is there any relief from the social control? I'll discuss it with Allan Stevo, author of "Face Masks in One Lesson." Plus: The latest on how Wokeness is spiraling out of control, and a new survey finds nearly half of Americans think churches are too segregated. We'll talk about that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
10
2021
A Canadian pastor is arrested after refusing to shut down public worship under draconian COVID-19 dictates. And his church says the pandemic is being used to strip citizens of all their civil liberties. We'll talk about it. Plus: How did Adolf Hitler's Wehrmacht really come to its cataclysmic end? Military historian Dr. Samuel Mitcham Jr. joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Death of Hitler's War Machine." That's on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
9
2021
How do we cultivate a lifelong pattern of Bible study? Pastor Nate Pickowicz joins me to talk about his book, "How to Eat Your Bible: A Simple Approach to Learning and Loving the Word of God." Plus: Where is our nation headed when the Tampa mayor vows to have Super Bowl mask scofflaws arrested and a New York Times reporter says Republican lawmakers are "on borrowed time?" We'll talk about it on Wednesday's MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
9
2021
TIME Magazine has just admitted that a "shadow campaign" of left-wing activists and business titans "saved" the 2020 election. We'll talk about it. Plus: California churches win a modified victory at the U.S. Supreme Court over indoor worship. And pastor Stephen Viars joins me to talk about his book, "Overcoming Bitterness." That's all next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
6
2021
Why have so few Christian leaders failed to call God's people to repent amid the dark providences He's sent us during the COVID-19 pandemic? Dr. Josh Moody, senior pastor of College Church, joins me to talk about it. Plus: What are we to make of the hypocrisy of John Kerry, our new jet-setting climate czar? I'll talk it over with James Taylor, president of the Heartland Institute. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
5
2021
Why are NeverTrump evangelical leaders urging conservative Christians to apologize for supporting the former president? And what does it say about their own spiritual shortcomings? I'll talk it over with Washington Times columnist Dr. Everett Piper. Plus: A new survey shows a major drop in Americans' support for socialism. We'll talk about that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
4
2021
The New York Times suggests the Biden Administration should appoint a "reality czar" to counter disinformation. Have we gone full 1984? We'll talk about it. Plus: Bestselling author Amity Shlaes on why presidents shouldn't use the word "great." And author Jill Eileen Smith examines women of the Old Testament as we discuss her book, "She Walked Before Us." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
3
2021
Communist China wields massive economic power in America, and now it's also becoming our nation's largest landowner. I'll talk about it with Tom DeWeese, president of the American Policy Center. Plus: Southern Baptist leaders issue a new report about their Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, but will it make any difference in reining in the denominational Wokeness? That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
2
2021
A newly introduced gun-control bill would require gun owner licensing, retroactive gun registration and even psychological evaluations! Does this "insanity on steroids" have any chance of passing? I'll discuss it with Alan Gottlieb, president of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms. Plus: David Rives of David Rives Ministries shows the many ways the Bible beat science to the punch centuries ago. His book is called, "21 Verses Backed By Science." Join us for Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
1
2021
Twitter and Facebook are accelerating the cancellation of Christian ministries like Focus on the Family and other Christian leaders who've dared to stand up publicly against the lie that a man can become a woman. We'll talk about it. Plus: What can we learn about biblical truth by understanding some of the most important places in Israel? I'll discuss it with Dr. Paul Wright, president of Jerusalem University College, and author of the book, "Heart of the Holy Land: 40 Reflections on Scripture and Place." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jan
29
2021
A number of people in the modern-day church uttered false prophecies about President Trump's assured second term in office. Now some are claiming they're not really false prophets, but does God's Word agree with them? I'll talk it over with Don Veinot, president of Midwest Christian Outreach. Plus: COVID-19 guru Dr. Anthony Fauci now says just because you've had the vaccine doesn't mean you can travel. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
28
2021
President Biden has directed federal agencies to combat the resurgence of xenophobia against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, while also reigniting the Left's war on the suburbs. We'll talk about it all. Plus: Why did the new president really disband the President's Advisory 1776 Commission? Commission member Mike Gonzalez from the Heritage Foundation joins me to talk about it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
27
2021
The just-introduced Save Democracy Act aims to fix the corruption we saw in the elections system in 2020. But will Democrat leadership get behind it? I'll talk it over with Indiana Rep. Jim Banks, chairman of the Republican Study Committee. Plus: What should we think of the extrabiblical literature purporting to tell us about Jesus? Dr. Craig Evans, distinguished professor at Houston Baptist University, joins me to talk about his book, "Jesus and the Manuscripts: What We Can Learn from the Oldest Texts." That's next time on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
26
2021
What are some of the key pro-life legislative developments across America? Carol Tobias, president of National Right to Life, joins me to share details from its latest report, "The State of Abortion in the United States." Plus: How do we respond to some of the ridiculous assertions of the New Atheists? I'll talk it over with Patrick Prill, author of the book, "Things Atheists Say That Simply Make No Sense." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
25
2021
President Biden was barely sworn into office before he issued a draconian LGBTQ+ executive order that would destroy girls' sports and undermine their safety in locker rooms and restrooms. He's also planning to place homosexual and transgender activists into high-ranking government positions. What will Biden's fanatical adherence to the LGBTQ+ agenda mean for Christians and our freedom of religion? I'll discuss it with Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality, on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
22
2021
Forty-eight years after the Roe v. Wade decision, President Biden said he wants to circumvent a right-leaning Supreme Court by making Roe the law of the land! Will it happen? Mark Crutcher, president of Life Dynamics, joins me. Plus: The Left ramps up its rhetoric over targeting and expunging its political enemies. We'll address that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
21
2021
Joe Biden takes the reins as the next president of the United States, but his first-day's executive actions show that his call for "unity" is just a hollow platitude. I'll explain why. Plus: Katy Faust discusses why children's rights to their natural mom and dad cannot be superseded by adult desires for twisted versions of a family. Her book is called: "Them Before Us: Why We Need a Global Children's Rights Movement." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
20
2021
Two progressive Portland filmmakers have released a disturbing movie trailer, calling on Leftists to mount a digital citizens army against Trump supporters. We'll explain why it's just more baseless propaganda designed to quash the political opposition. Plus: Dr. David Kyle Foster of Mastering Life Ministries explains how Cancel Culture has affected his outreach to those struggling with homosexuality and other forms of sexual brokenness. Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
19
2021
Should the government have to face consequences for violating people's constitutional rights? The U.S. Supreme Court just heard oral arguments on an important case that is seeking an answer to that critical question. We'll get details from Alliance Defending Freedom attorney Kate Anderson. Plus: How do we prepare for spiritual battle during the end times? Troy Anderson discusses his book, "The Military Guide to Armageddon." Join us for Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
18
2021
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.
Jan
15
2021
The Trump Administration has been very proactive when it comes to promoting international religious freedom. But will a Biden Administration continue that push? I'll talk it over with Gary Bauer, commissioner at the U.S. Commission for International Religious Freedom. Plus: CNN reports that new evidence shows the riot at the Capitol might have been pre-planned. What will that do to the Left's narrative that President Trump incited an insurrection? That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
14
2021
For the second time in thirteen months, the Democrat-led U.S. House of Representatives has impeached President Trump. What's next for Trump and the United States? We'll talk about it. Plus: Open Doors USA's just-released 2021 World Watch List shows Christian persecution is at a record high globally. Open Doors president and CEO David Curry will join me to share the details. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
13
2021
California has directed insurance companies to cover elective mastectomies for young girls in the name of "transgenderism!" How do we combat the lie that you can change your sex? Paul Hair, author of "Her True Self," joins me. Plus: Abortion advocates are legally challenging five pro-life laws in North Carolina. Now, lawmakers are fighting back. We'll get the latest from Denise Harle, senior counsel at Alliance Defending Freedom. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
12
2021
Democrats move forward with their plans to impeach President Trump, as the House Speaker calls him "deranged, unhinged and dangerous." But what's the perspective from a Christian pastor who was at the Trump rally in the nation's capital? I'll talk about it with Brian Gibson, pastor of HIS Church. Plus: Ben Courson, senior pastor of Applegate Christian Fellowship, joins me to talk about hope amid depression. His book is called, "Flirting With Darkness." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
11
2021
Big Tech has just launched an unprecedented censorship attack on President Trump, prominent conservatives and the Twitter-alternative social media site Parler, leaving Americans shell-shocked and scared about the future of free speech. Where are these Technocrats taking America next, and can we ever gain back our freedom to communicate freely online again? I'll talk it over with Patrick Wood, editor in chief of Technocracy News and Trends. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
8
2021
Progressives call for President Trump's arrest and removal from office, accusing him of insurrection. We'll talk about it. Plus: America is a nation in peril, but few are discussing what the Lord is trying to tell His people during these days. Why does God bring calamity, and what must Christians do about it? Rev. Al Baker joins me to answer that question on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
6
2021
Chaos erupts in Washington, D.C., during the March for Trump, as rioters breach the U.S. Capitol and Congress is evacuated during a Joint Session to certify the presidential election. But were the thugs who broke into Congress really all "pro-Trump supporters," and why isn't the media interviewing the many eyewitnesses who say they saw members of Antifa bused into the rally and mingling in MAGA gear among actual Trump supporters? Mark Walters, host of Armed American Radio, joins me to talk about that and why red-state Georgia really lost those two GOP Senate seats to radical Democrats. Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
6
2021
Much of what passes for American Christianity is weak and worldly. Why aren't the lives of American Christians much different from those of their atheist neighbors, and what's the way back to the Lord? I'll talk it over with Matt Walsh, author of the book, "Church of Cowards: A Wake-Up Call to Complacent Christians." PLUS: Why did God put us here? Richard Simmons III, founder of The Center for Executive Leadership, answers that question as he discusses his book, "The Reason for Life." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jan
5
2021
What are the eight critical pieces of evidence in the "crime scene" of the universe to determine if they point to a Divine Intruder? On the next edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY, Christian apologist and former cold-case homicide detective J. Warner Wallace will join me. We’ll talk about the evidence for our Creator as we talk about his book, “God’s Crime Scene!” That and a whole lot more – be sure to join us for Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
4
2021
Have you ever wondered who wrote the books of the Bible and how they ended up together? Dr. Timothy Paul Jones will join Janet to explain why you can be confident in the Bible s reliability and accuracy. His DVD series is called, “How We Got the Bible.” That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
1
2021
From communists to modern progressives, how has the Left sabotaged both family and marriage? On the next edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY, Dr. Paul Kengor exposes this radical movement to redefine both family and marriage. We’ll talk about it and his book, “Takedown.” Plus: How can the recovery of transcendent values like truth, goodness and beauty in education help human beings to flourish? On Dr. Steven Turley will join me to talk about it and his book, “Awakening Wonder.” That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
31
2020
Atheists make some really dreadful arguments when opposing the existence of God, so how do we counter them? Apologist Andy Bannister will join me to talk about it and his book, "The Athiest Who Didn't Exist." Plus: Author Clarence Shuler discusses the wise decisions that every young man should make. His book is called, "Choose Greatness." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
30
2020
What were the worst liberal media attacks in 2020? Dan Gainor from the Media Research Center stops by to talk about it. Plus: How can we discover where the Lord wants our lives to go, and how do we get there? Dr. Ron Brown will discuss that and his book, "Courageous Faith," on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
29
2020
If God is good, why is there evil? And why didn’t God stop man from sinning in the first place? We’ll get a biblical perspective on these and other questions from Scott Christensen, associate pastor of Kerrville Bible Church in Kerrville, Texas. His book is called: “What About Evil? A Defense of God’s Sovereign Glory.” Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
28
2020
A new study published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows the risk of spreading COVID-19 through asymptomatic carriers is virtually non-existent, even as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases keeps moving the goal posts on vaccination and herd immunity. A Canadian pastor also faces monumental fines and a year in prison for holding in-person church services. Will the people ever rise up against government tyranny? Plus: Author Jeff Pack stops by to discuss his book, "Witness to History: The Story of the Gideons International." That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
25
2020
"A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices!" On this Christmas Day, the lyrics of "O Holy Night" remind us that the birth of our savior, Jesus Christ, should give us that thrill of hope during this trying year in a very weary world. His birth, His death and His resurrection have brought us the promise of forgiveness and eternal life! Join us for the Christmas edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
24
2020
In the midst of a dark world, how can we as Christians look to the future with both confidence and courage? On the next edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY, Christian apologist Lee Strobel will join me to talk about it and his book, “The Case for Hope.” Plus: How do we win the battle for our minds when we still battle with sin and the problems of this world? Pastor Lance Hahn joins me to discuss it and his book, "The Master's Mind: The Art of Reshaping Your Thoughts." We'll discuss that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
23
2020
What is the end result when a society decides to comply with Leftist authoritarianism and top-down rules that defy common sense? I'll talk about it with Dr. Michael Rectenwald, who explores that question during the coronavirus era in his book, "Thought Criminal." Plus: How are the mixed messages about Critical Race Theory from Southern Baptist Convention leaders now tearing the denomination apart? We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
22
2020
With the family under unprecedented attack, how can Christian parents prepare their children to stand on God's Word? I'll talk it over with Ken Ham, president of Answers in Genesis and author of the book, "Will They Stand: Parenting Kids to Face the Giants." Plus: More coronavirus tyranny is ahead, as the EEOC says employers can require you to take the COVID-19 vaccine and ban you from your workplace if you refuse! We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
21
2020
Many pastors cite Romans 13 to argue that Christians should always submit to government, no matter what. But is that what the Bible actually teaches, and when is refusal to submit to government tyranny actually a biblical duty? I'll talk it over with former state representative and pastor Dan Fisher as we discuss his book, "Unlimited Submission?" Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
18
2020
When evangelical elites like Beth Moore condemn what they call "Christian Nationalism," what do they mean? A Leftist statement called "Christians Against Christian Nationalism" - signed by multiple Southern Baptists - reveals some shocking clues about what the Left really thinks of conservative Christians. We'll talk about it. Plus: Pastor Matthew LaMaster discusses his book, "Of Guilt and Grace." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
17
2020
It's the best-selling book of all time, but is the Bible reliable and truthful? I'll talk it over with Dr. Harold Sala, founder of Guidelines International and author of the book, "Can You Trust the Bible?" Plus: Why the Woke heirs of neo-evangelicalism should look in the mirror before criticizing conservative Christians. And churches have just received some great news from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Dec
16
2020
A new study says homes are vulnerable to a particularly high level of COVID-19 transmission. So why have we all been locked down? We'll talk about it. Plus: Why are evangelical elites pushing the vaccine on average Christians? And ministry leader Ron Hutchcraft stops by to discuss his book, "Hope When Your Heart is Breaking." Join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
15
2020
The electors have voted, but how will the people deal with an incoming administration tainted by a massive election scandal and dangerous Chinese money and influence? We'll talk about it. Plus: How is identity politics the spiritual eugenics of our age? I'll discuss it with Dr. Joshua Mitchell, professor of political theory at Georgetown University and author of "American Awakening." Join us for Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
14
2020
Why is the American evangelical church so spiritually weak at the very time this nation needs us to be strong in the Lord? We'll take a look at that question. Plus: Youth culture expert Jonathan McKee discusses his book, "The Teen's Guide to Face to Face Connections in a Screen to Screen World: 40 Tips to Meaningful Communication." That's Monday on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
11
2020
With the U.S. Senate hanging in the balance, how are conservatives working to keep Georgia's seats red? Noah Weinrich from Heritage Action for America will bring us an update. Plus: A radical group of United Methodists have formed their own offshoot denomination, vowing to refute colonialism, white supremacy and heteronormativity. Allen O. Morris, executive director of Concerned Methodists, will weigh in on the ongoing struggle for biblical faithfulness in the Wesleyan tradition. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
10
2020
After a setback at the Supreme Court, Nevada's Calvary Chapel Dayton Valley is making another legal run at winning equal treatment under its governor's unconstitutional COVID-19 restrictions. Pastor Garry Leist and attorney Ryan Tucker from Alliance Defending Freedom will join me. Plus: The latest on the Texas election lawsuit, and Wall Street Journal columnist Lance Morrow discussses his book, "God and Mammon: Chronicles of American Money." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
9
2020
California's attorney general, Xavier Becerra, is Joe Biden's pick to become secretary of Health and Human Services. But this is the same radical politician who's enforced church lockdowns and has said religious liberty doesn't apply to churches. We'll talk about it. Plus: Pastor Nick Searcey discusses "The Generosity Secret." And Focus on the Family's Jeff Johnston shares some ways parents can protect their children from radical influences in public schools. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
8
2020
What are the persuasive facts that explain why so many Americans are conservatives? Judd Dunning stops by to talk about it and his book, "13-1/2 Reasons Why Not to Be a Liberal: And How to Enlighten Others." Plus: Why did an Oregon physician just lose his license indefinitely after attending a #StoptheSteal rally? We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
7
2020
Christians are in a race toward heaven, with an eye toward attaining the prize of eternal life in Jesus Christ. But what do we owe to those who have raced before us, and are we doing all we can to keep passing the baton of faith to others? The Center for Executive Leadership's George Shamblin joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Relay: Passing Along Your Faith in the Race to Save Christianity from Extinction." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
4
2020
A church in Maryland has been threatened with closure over coronavirus restrictions, but you won't believe what led up to it. Lori Roman, president of the American Constitutional Rights Union, joins me to share the details. Plus: Paul Blair from Liberty Pastors discusses why ministers across America must stand up for freedom heading into Georgia's Jan. 5 runoff election. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
3
2020
What is the path to freedom from pornography addiction? I'll talk it over with Ted Shimer, author of the book, "The Freedom Fight: The New Drug and the Truths That Set Us Free." Plus: Lesbian actress Ellen Page now says she's transgender and non-binary. What's at the root of such obvious deception? We'll talk about it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
2
2020
Why do men fight wars when all is lost, and why is self-sacrifice so vital? Michael Walsh joins me to talk about it and his book, "Last Stands." Plus: Lilly Endowment, a Soros network partner, is doling out $93 million to Christian organizations to get them to "reimagine" church. What are the dangers inherent in this scheme? I'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
1
2020
Why do people look for a relationship with God in all the wrong places? Ex-Moonie William Wells, who now follows Jesus Christ, offers his perspective from his book, "A Cult Challenge to the Church." Plus: Why did Kentucky's governor just win a legal appeal to close private Christian schools when COVID-19 guru Dr. Anthony Fauci says schools should stay open? We'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
1
2020
Why do people look for a relationship with God in all the wrong places? Ex-Moonie William Wells, who now follows Jesus Christ, offers his perspective from his book, "A Cult Challenge to the Church." Plus: Why did Kentucky's governor just win a legal appeal to close private Christian schools when COVID-19 guru Dr. Anthony Fauci says schools should stay open? We'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
30
2020
Christianity freed men from the burden of believing the political order could save them; yet modernity has politicized everything, leading to the growing power of a totalitarian state. I'll discuss it with Robert Reilly, director of the Westminster Institute, as he reflects on what the reissued political-theory book, "The Politics of Heaven and Hell," has to say about events in our own day. Plus: The latest on the Trump campaign's efforts to try to overturn a rigged presidential election. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
26
2020
Throughout recorded history, mankind has been ruled by kings. So what made America so different, and how is our republic rooted in biblical reality? William J. Federer joins me to talk about it and his new book, "Who is the King in America? Plus: Plus: The Hudson Institute's Melanie Kirkpatrick explains why Thanksgiving is the holiday at the heart of the American experience. That and more on Thursday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
25
2020
What is the sin of silent pastors? Shane Idleman, lead pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship in California, joins me to talk about it. Plus: Why did the Southern Baptist Convention's Dr. Al Mohler just invite Sharia supremacists to address the Evangelical Theological Society? And The Parents Television Council's Tim Winter discusses the best and worst TV advertisers of the last quarter-century. That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
25
2020
It is not easy being a teenager, particularly in a culture that is increasingly post-Christian. How do we biblically answer some of our teenagers' most-asked questions about life and faith? Dr. Gregory Jantz will talk about it as we discuss, "40 Answers for Teens' Top Questions." Also: What does it mean to be a shepherd, particularly in the context of making disciples? Pastor Larry Osborne stops by to explain how from his book, "How to Lead Like a Shepherd." That and more on Friday's MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
25
2020
Think sexual radicals hung up their agenda when the Supreme Court redefined marriage? Think again. The Human Rights Campaign has issued 85 new policies it wants to see implemented under a Biden Administration, and some are aimed right at Christians. Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality, joins me to discuss them on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
23
2020
The World Economic Forum in June announced its new initiative, "The Great Reset" -- a plan to replace capitalism with technocracy worldwide. And the implications are both staggering and terrifying. We'll get the details from economist and financial analyst Patrick Wood, editor-in-chief of Technocracy News & Trends and author of "Technocracy Rising." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
20
2020
Lawyers for the Trump campaign reveal bombshell details about vote-rigging and say they have "more than double" the number of illegal ballots they need to prove that the president was re-elected in a landslide. We'll talk about it. Plus: Dr. Peter Wood, president of the National Association of Scholars, discusses his book, "1620: A Critical Response to the 1619 Project." That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
19
2020
The presidential election upheaval has descended from serious allegations of voter fraud to Democrats creating enemies lists, calling for Trump team investigations and doxxing election officials. Where is the denouncement from the Biden-Harris ticket? I'll talk it over with Washington Times columnist Dr. Everett Piper. And does President Trump have any real route to victory at this point? We'll talk about that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
18
2020
Many people put forth statements about Christianity, but often those statements are only half true! What are some of those statements, and how do we debunk and correct them biblically? Flip Michaels, associate pastor at Grace Life Church in Pennsylvania, joins me to discuss it and his book, "Five Half Truths: Addressing the Most Common Misconceptions of Christianity." Plus: How can we find comfort from the Lord in the midst of earthly trials? Dr. Harold Sala, president of Guidelines International, joins me to discuss his book, "When Your Heart Cries Out to God." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
17
2020
From beginning to end, the Bible reveals the scarlet thread of God's plan of redemption through Jesus Christ. We'll discuss it with Skip Heitzig, pastor-teacher of Calvary Church and author of "Bloodline: Tracing God's Rescue Plan from Eden to Eternity." Plus: How do we get past our culture’s caricatures of God that can confuse our understanding of His awesome nature and character? Author Syd Brestel stops by to discuss it and his book, “God in His Own Image.” That’s next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
16
2020
There is almost nothing worse in the life of a church than dealing with a serious conflict, but is there a way to recover and grow from it? Dr. Michael Hare joins me to discuss his book: "When Church Conflict Happens." Plus: Dr. Kevin Leman discusses the secrets to lifelong romance in his book, "The Intimate Connection." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
13
2020
Is happiness really the goal of marriage, or does God have more in mind for us? I'll talk it over with Kevin Thompson, a marriage and parenting conference speaker and lead pastor at Community Bible Church in western Arkansas. His book is called, "HAPPILY: 8 Commitments of Couples Who Laugh, Love and Last." Plus: The Rev. Maurice Roberts answers the question, "How Do I Develop Heavenly Mindedness and Spiritual Conversation?" That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
12
2020
What do you do when your denomination is on an unbiblical downgrade? Rev. Melvin Tinker decided he'd pull his congregation out of the liberal Church of England. He'll join me to share his story. Plus: New bombshell audio reveals that federal agents coerced a mail carrier who revealed ballot-tampering within the U.S. Postal Service - as House Democrats falsely claimed that the worker recanted his story. We'll talk about that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
11
2020
How did the tyranny of experts turn the COVID-19 pandemic into a catastrophe? Dr. Jay Richards stops by to talk about it and his book, "The Price of Panic." Plus: Alliance Defending Freedom has filed a federal lawsuit to allow an elementary school girl to wear a "Jesus Loves Me" face mask to school. Attorney Tyson Langhofer joins me to discuss. That's on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
10
2020
Why are Woke evangelical leaders calling for unity under Joe Biden, even before the massive election fraud across America has been litigated? And whatever happened to their alleged concerns about "justice?" We'll talk about it. Plus: The Trump administration has taken action to allow former military chaplain Curt Cizek to appeal his ouster after preaching a sermon against sexual sin. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
9
2020
As a presidency hangs in the balance, which direction is America headed? We'll bring you all the latest on the election. Plus: What can we learn about God's attributes by examining His three persons? Dr. Vern Poythress, distinguished professor at Westminster Theological Seminary, joins me to discuss his book, "The Mystery of the Trinity: A Trinitarian Approach to the Attributes of God." Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
6
2020
In our post-Christian society, it's more vital than ever that God's people proclaim the name of Jesus Christ. But how do we stand against all the hostility? I'll talk about it with Dr. Erwin Lutzer, pastor emeritus of The Moody Church and author of, "We Will Not Be Silenced." Plus: The battle for a new president continues. We'll bring you the latest. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
5
2020
An anxious America awaits a final presidential election result, even President Trump says he'll take accusations of fraud all the way to the U. S. Supreme Court. We'll bring you the latest. Plus: How has a focus on "unconditional love and acceptance" undermined our culture at its deepest roots? Dr. Paul Brownback discusses his book, "Licensing Selfishness: The Secular and Evangelical Ideology Destroying America." That and more on Thursday's MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
4
2020
Americans have cast their votes. What is the future that they've chosen for this nation under God? And what might the Lord be trying to tell His people through the results? We'll bring you the latest on the presidential election, its impact and its aftermath. Don't miss this special Election edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
3
2020
Christians and their pastors not only have a duty to vote on this Election Day, but also a responsibility to fight for freedom and fight against tyranny. I'll talk it over with pastor Dan Fisher, president of "Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment." Plus: Has a cartoon video put out by Sen. Kamala Harris just shown the Democrats' true intentions for our economy? That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
2
2020
Billionaire George Soros has given millions to prop up Leftist groups, but to what extent is he funding religious organizations and entities, from Sojourners to World Vision? I'll talk it over with Dr. Frank Wright, president and CEO of D. James Kennedy Ministries, which takes a look at the issue in its documentary, "Billionaire Radical: George Soros and the Scheme to Remake America." That and more on the Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
30
2020
The year 2020 has been one full of significant events in America, from the pandemic to violent street riots to massive political upheaval. But how urgent are our times from a biblical perspective, and how should Christians prepare for the future? Dr. James DeYoung, senior professor of New Testament Language and Literature at Western Seminary, joins me to talk about it and his book, " The Apocalypse is Coming." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
29
2020
While many Christians are laser-focused on the presidential election, are we neglecting the bigger picture of losing younger churchgoing adults to socialism and Leftist thought? Jeff Myers, president of Summit Ministries, says the church must put a priority on biblical worldview training if we are to ensure the future of America. He'll join me. That and a lot more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
28
2020
America has a new Supreme Court justice in Amy Coney Barrett, but will this confirmation push Democrat progressives to make good on their threats to pack the court? We'll talk about it. Plus: What are some Christian voting myths, and what should we understand about the privilege and duty of going to the polls this year? I'll talk it over with Joseph Backholm from the Family Research Council. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
27
2020
Former Vice President Joe Biden is under fire over his son Hunter's emails revealing his shady dealings with China. How true are these allegations? I'll get some thoughts from M.A. Taylor, director of the film, “Riding the Dragon: The Bidens’ Chinese Secrets." Plus: A closer look at Psalm 91 with Jeffrey Johnson, founder of Israel Today Ministries and author of: "Behold, His Yeshua." That's on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Oct
26
2020
Another presidential election is right around the corner, and the stakes for our nation's future are higher than ever. Is it too late for the Lord to save us from a godless culture, eroding morals and a push toward socialism? I'll talk it over with apologist Dr. Alex McFarland, author of, "The Assault on America: How to Defend Our Nation Before It's Too Late." Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
23
2020
Did Americans learn anything more in the final presidential debate about Hunter Biden's bombshell laptop scandal and the Biden corruption that the mainstream media won't report? We'll bring you the highlights. Plus: Danielle D'Souza Gill joins me to discuss her book, "The Choice: The Abortion Divide in America." Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
22
2020
Ex-communist Whittaker Chambers famously spoke of the two faiths at war in the world: Freedom and Communism. Are today's Evangelical Elites on the wrong side of the war at a time when Communism is threatening to destroy America? We'll talk about it. Plus: Michele Shelfer discusses her book, "Prepare a Room: A Path to Peace and Healing for Those Hurt by Abortion." Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
21
2020
A Christian school has filed suit against Oregon's governor over unconstitutional coronavirus restrictions. David Cortman, senior counsel at Alliance Defending Freedom, joins me to talk about it. Plus: Is there such a think as an unforgivable sinner? I'll talk it over with Brent MacDonald, executive director of Cottage Cove Urban Ministries and author of, "Forever Unforgivable: Learning to Forgive the Inexcusable for Christ's Sake." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
20
2020
Why are North Carolina media chastising a conservative pastor for telling people to "pray that good trumps evil in November" on his church marquee, while praising another church that links hands with the radical Black Voters Matter Fund for a "Souls to the Polls " event? We'll talk about it. Plus: Dr. Stephen Soloway joins me to talk about his book, "Bad Medicine: The Horrors of American Healthcare." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
19
2020
In his recent town hall, Democrat presidential hopeful Joe Biden affirmed the idea that an 8-year-old should be able to “change genders!” What else should we know about his radical LGBTQ+ agenda and what it would mean for Christians? I’ll talk it over with Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
16
2020
As President Trump and former Vice President Biden face voters at dueling town halls, what role will the explosive Hunter Biden scandal and Big Tech censorship play in voters' minds? We'll bring you the latest. Plus: The Clarion Project's Ryan Mauro joins me to talk about the influence of foreign money on American higher education, laid out in the group's film, "Covert Cash." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
15
2020
How have socialism, corruption and gangster behavior come to define today's Democratic Party? I'll talk it over with conservative author and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza, as we discuss his new film, "Trump Card." Plus: A new survey shows one-quarter of Protestant pastors don't know who to vote for in November. What does that say about the spiritual condition of the church? We'll talk about it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
14
2020
From lockdowns to masks, the lies we've been told about COVID-19 are unraveling. So why can't globalist power brokers let them die? I'll talk about it with investigative journalist Leo Hohmann. Plus: The latest on Judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearings. And what can we say for sure about Joe Biden's "values?" That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
13
2020
Senate Democrats have revealed their main strategy against Judge Amy Coney Barrett this week in her Supreme Court confirmation hearings: Obamacare. We'll talk about it. Plus: Douglas Murray, author of "The Madness of Crowds," joins me to discuss how a post-George Floyd Wokeness has just put the social justice movement into vengeful overdrive. We'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
10
2020
How are the infectious ideas of our time killing common sense? I'll talk about it with Dr. Gad Saad, professor at Concordia University and author of the book, "The Parasitic Mind." Plus: The International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians will take place on Nov. 1. We'll get the latest on how believers worldwide are standing for Christ under pressure with Todd Nettleton from The Voice of the Martyrs. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
9
2020
The media went wild when President Trump said of the coronavirus: "Don't let it dominate you:" But statistics at 50 top U.S. colleges show the campus hysteria about COVID-19 was all for naught. Epidemiologist Dr. Andrew Bostom joins me to explain the data. Plus: The attacks on Christopher Columbus statues have skyrocketed this year -- and socialist historian Howard Zinn's lies are to blame. We'll talk about it with Mary Grabar, author of "Debunking Howard Zinn." Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
8
2020
Vice President Mike Pence and Democrat VP nominee Kamala Harris face off in their debate. We'll bring you all the highlights, and I'll give you my thoughts on where this election is headed. Plus: The Supreme Court has declined to hear the case of former Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis. Why does that matter at a time when homosexual activists are gaining unprecedented power? We'll talk about it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
7
2020
Will America choose freedom or totalitarianism in the days ahead, and what role does the church have to play at this critical time? I'll discuss it with pastor Allen Jackson, author of "God Bless America Again." Plus: The Parents Television Council is asking President Trump to open up an investigation into Netflix - not just for its disgusting film, "Cuties," but for years of exploiting children. PTC president Tim Winter will be with me. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
6
2020
Pro-abortion Joe Biden is more pro-life than President Trump? That's the assertion from a small group of progressive activists, who've just endorsed the Democrat presidential nominee under the banner of "Pro-Life Evangelicals for Biden." I'll explain why none of these activists have a "pro-life" leg to stand on. Plus: Can God redeem your past and bring healing and restoration? We'll talk about it with Kevin Goos, author of the book, "Dry Bones." That's on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
5
2020
President Trump's COVID-19 diagnosis could be an election game-changer. We'll talk about it. Plus: How much do Christians understand about demonic phenomena? Author Billy Hallowell talks about his book, "Playing With Fire." And two lawsuits have been filed against the pro-LGBT Virginia Values Act, which is infringing upon Christians' religious freedom. We'll get details from Alliance Defending Freedom's Johannes Widmalm Delphonse. Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
2
2020
Communists have killed more than 100 million people. So it's no surprise that before Karl Marx was ever writing about communism, he wrote that his soul was chosen for hell. We'll examine the connections between communism and the enemy of our souls with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science at Grove City College and author of, "The Devil and Karl Marx: Communism's Long March of Death, Deception and Infiltration." That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Oct
1
2020
What should we know about the way to stand against the devil's schemes? Author Todd Hampson joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Non-Prophet's Guide to Spiritual Warfare." Plus: Leftists are calling for further presidential debates to be suspended after the disastrous 2-against-1 debacle on Tuesday night. We'll discuss that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
30
2020
President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden go head-to-head at the first presidential debate. I'll bring you the details and break down where things are headed in the race for the White House. Plus: Scott David Allen, president of Disciple Nations Alliance, joins me to discuss his book, "Why Social Justice is Not Biblical Justice." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
29
2020
With all his support for radical progressive ideas, how is it that presidential Democrat hopeful Joe Biden is still touted as a "moderate?" I'll talk it over with George Newmayr, author of "The Biden Deception: Moderate, Opportunist or the Democrats' Crypto-Socialist?" Plus: A new ballot scandal for Democrats, while California enacts more radical LGBT legislation. We'll talk about it on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
28
2020
President Trump announces his pick to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court. We'll bring you all the reaction and the latest on the confirmation process. Plus: Through the Psalms, the Lord offers us comfort, strength and encouragement for every moment in life. I'll talk about it with Michele Howe, author of the book, "Deliver Me." Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
25
2020
How can the character of the Lord Jesus Christ impact the way we do Christian apologetics? I'll talk it over with Tom Gilson, senior editor and ministry coordinator at The Stream and author of the book, "Too Good to be False." Plus: Several Christians were arrested recently in Moscow, Idaho, for protesting a local mandate over masks and social distancing. But were these believers really being persecuted? I'll give you my thoughts on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
25
2020
How can the character of the Lord Jesus Christ impact the way we do Christian apologetics? I'll talk it over with Tom Gilson, senior editor and ministry coordinator at The Stream and author of the book, "Too Good to be False." Plus: Several Christians were arrested recently in Moscow, Idaho, for protesting a local mandate over masks and social distancing. But were these believers really being persecuted? I'll give you my thoughts on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
24
2020
A new Pentagon report on growing Chinese military power has some retired U.S. flag officers alarmed that America would lose a war with China. We'll get the details from John Rossomando, senior analyst for defense policy at the Center for Security Policy. Plus: The latest on that bombshell Senate report on Hunter Biden, and a surprising legal development concerning a Woke Southern Baptist church in Washington, D.C. Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
23
2020
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi recently said she attended in-person Catholic communion, even as she chastised her archbishop for protesting the COVID-19-related ban on indoor worship services. Now, her spokesman claims Pelosi “misspoke." We'll talk about it. Plus: On Oct. 6, pastor Carter Conlon of Times Square Church is hosting a prayer event for revival in America from a historic Pilgrim site in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Why? We'll get his thoughts on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
22
2020
The Black Lives Matter organization was founded on Marxist and "queer" ideals. But how many know about its roots in the occult? We'll get details from Don Veinot, president of Midwest Christian Outreach. Plus: President Trump says he'll select a female judge to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, but some pro-lifers are wary of one of the emerging frontrunners. We'll explain why on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
21
2020
The Left is ramping up its threats against President Trump after the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, as the president vows to expedite his nomination for a replacement before the election. But House Speaker Nancy Pelosi isn't ruling out another baseless presidential impeachment as a means of stopping the constitutional process. What kind of political chaos may be ahead for America in a year already fraught with it? We'll talk about it all. Plus: How can dads effectively communicate with their daughters? I'll talk it over with Michelle Watson Canfield, author of the book, "Let's Talk." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
18
2020
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: 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." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
17
2020
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: 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." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
16
2020
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: The weight of responsibility and fear of inadequacy in educating children at home can stress out the best of Christian mothers. What’s the remedy? I’ll talk it over with Jamie Erickson, author of “Homeschool Bravely.” That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
15
2020
Life can be hard, but that can't stop the Christian from standing for Christ. How can God use both our weaknesses and our courage to bring the gospel to a dying world and understand the needs of others? David and Jason Benham join me to talk about it and their latest book, "Bold and Broken: Becoming the Bridge Between Heaven and Earth." Plus: Daniel Henderson joins me to talk about his book, "Transforming Presence: How the Holy Spirit Changes Everything - From the Inside Out." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
14
2020
Jesus Christ is our Lord and our Savior, but He is also our King. How should that affect the way we live as His disciples? David Young, senior minister at North Boulevard Church in Murfreesboro, Tenn. joins me to discuss his book, "KING JESUS and the Beauty of Obedience-Based Discipleship." Plus: A stunning announcement from the former editor of evangelicalism's "flagship" magazine. We'll talk about it on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
11
2020
On Sept. 11, 2001, America was attacked by Islamic terrorists from overseas. Today, America is under attack from within. Will the Lord rescue the United States from the dangers that surround us? We'll talk about it. Plus: Radio host and author June Hunt, founder of Hope for the Heart, explains why the Christian always has hope, regardless of the circumstances we face. Don't miss Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
10
2020
California lawmakers have passed a bill, exempting homosexual sex predators from having to register as sex offenders against minors as young as 14. Randy Thomasson, president of SaveCalifornia.com, joins Janet to talk about it. Plus: How can grandparents play a role in their grandchildren's spiritual growth? Dr. Josh Mulvihill stops by to discuss his book, "Discipling Your Grandchildren." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
9
2020
A California church could face criminal charges for remaining open against county COVID-19 guidelines. What does government pressure on churches say about the state of America? We'll talk about it. Plus: How can Christian men frustrated by their lack of spiritual growth move forward in Christian maturity? I'll talk it over with Joe Barnard, executive director of Cross Training Ministries and author of, "The Way Forward." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
8
2020
President Trump is taking aim at the use of diabolical Critical Race Theory in training sessions at federal agencies, with the White House denouncing the neo-Marxist ideology as "divisive, un-American propaganda." Will this inspire Christians in the Southern Baptist Convention to come down even harder on denominational leaders who are pushing Critical Race Theory inside their churches? We'll talk about it. Plus: Richard Simmons III joins Janet to discuss his book, "Reflections on the Existence of God." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
7
2020
There are many voices out there today, saying that science and religion are incompatible. What are these myths that circulate so frequently and inaccurately? I'll talk about it with Dr. Michael Newton Keas, a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute and author of the book, "Unbelievable." Plus: How do we pray the Lord's promises back to him, in every situation? Author Linda Evans Shepherd discusses her book, "Praying God's Promises: The Life-Changing Power of Praying the Scriptures." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
4
2020
How can Christians deal with anti-Christian hostility or even forms of persecution in the workplace? Dr. David Goetsch, emeritus vice president and professor of business at Northwest Florida State College, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Christians on the Job: Winning at Work without Compromising Your Faith." 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 Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
3
2020
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 Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
2
2020
What happens when a culture embraces a religion of humanity and corrupts Christianity with visions of radical political change and social justice? I'll talk it over with Daniel Mahoney, executive editor of Perspectives on Political Science, as we discuss his book, "The Idol of Our Age." Plus: Have our policymakers abandoned the American worker? I'll talk it over with Oren Cass, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research and author of the book, "The Once and Future Worker: A Vision for the Renewal of Work in America." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Sep
1
2020
The LGBT community says homosexuals are born that way. Because of God's grace and mercy, Bob Fife knows that isn't true. He'll join me to share his incredible story about his descent into the homosexual lifestyle and how the Lord helped him find his way out. His book is called, "Out: One Christian’s Experience of Leaving the Gay Community." PLus: Plus: Dr. Jack Kilcrease talks about his book, “Martin Luther in his Own Words.” That and more on Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
31
2020
The Bible tells us Christians are a peculiar people -- in the world but not of it, and with a Master whose cross offends. What do we need to understand about the nature of the enmity between the world and the Christian? Dr. Gregory Cochran joins me to talk about it as we discuss his book, "Christians in the Crosshairs: Persecution in the Bible and Around the World Today." Plus: With all of the media emphasis on safe sex, the message of sexual purity until marriage is what teens really need to hear. Scott Phelps, executive director of the Abstinence and Marriage Education Partnership, offers his thoughts on it. That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
28
2020
Daniel 2:21 says God "removes kings and establishes kings." So how should we understand President Trump's election in light of Scripture? I'll discuss it with former White House aide Wallace Henley, author of the book, "Two Men from Babylon: Nebuchadnezzar, Trump and the Lord of History." Plus: COVID tyrants in California are fining a local church $10,000 for holding indoor services. I'll share the latest on the Friday edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
27
2020
Black employees inside the abortion industry have come forward with charges of racism in the workplace. Mark Crutcher, president of Life Dynamics Incorporated, now says it's time to defund and launch a congressional investigation into inherently racist Big Abortion. He'll join me to talk about it. Plus: Why is Hillary Clinton advising Joe Biden not to concede the presidential election under any circumstances? We'll discuss that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
26
2020
Marxist revolutionaries and their willing political accomplices are intent upon destroying America, but have they ever considered what a communist "utopia" looks like in real life? We'll talk about it. Plus: As the sexual revolution descends into transgender madness and the redefinition of sex, how can Christians stand firm on God's design for male and female? I'll discuss it with the David Closson from the Family Research Council. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
25
2020
Who is the mystery man predicted to bring a reign of terror to earth in the last days? I'll talk it over with Charles Crismier, author of, "Antichrist: How to Identify the Coming Imposter." Plus: Alliance Defending Freedom's Kate Anderson on how a lesbian baker recently helped make an important point about the religious liberty of embattled Christian cake baker Jack Phillips. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
24
2020
Joe Biden has a plan to advance LGBTQ+ "equality" in America and around the world. How would a Biden-Harris White House further advance the Big Gay Revolution and erode religious freedom and moral sanity in America? I'll talk it over with Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality. Plus: The Parents Television Council is calling for Netflix to cancel its awful film, "Cuties," which sexually exploits young girls. President Tim Winter joins us on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
21
2020
What's the connection between Dr. John Piper's doctrine of "Christian hedonism" and the use of the term "same-sex-attracted Christian" by The Gospel Coalition's Sam Allberry? I'll discuss it with Enoch Burke, author of the book, "The Hedonism and Homosexuality of John Piper and Sam Allberry: The Truth of Scripture." That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
20
2020
The radical sexual insanity of our culture has helped to demolish the Western Mind. I'll talk it over with Dr. Anthony Esolen, professor at Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts and author of, "Sex and the Unreal City." Plus: How is that "faith outreach" to evangelicals going for the Democratic Party? I'll give you a snapshot on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
19
2020
President Trump this week warned that a Biden-Harris win in November means Democrats will take away the Second Amendment. Is he right? We'll talk it over with Armed American Radio host Mark Walters. Plus: Dr. Magdalena Battles on how to deal with destructive behaviors that cause problems at home. Her book is called, "6 Hidden Behaviors that Destroy Families." That's next time on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
18
2020
What is the future for unborn babies as the upcoming presidential election pits a pro-life ticket against a rabidly pro-abortion ticket? I'll talk it over with Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of the Susan B. Anthony List and author of, "Life is Winning: Inside the Fight for Unborn Children and Their Mothers." Plus: First Liberty Institute's Jeremy Dys explains why religious liberty will win out over coronavirus-induced tyranny. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
17
2020
What America needs most at this hour of racial division is a biblical agenda that will strengthen our national vision and direction. I'll talk about it with Bishop Harry R. Jackson, Jr., as we discuss his book, "A Manifesto: Christian America's Contract with Minorities." And how are California pastors reacting to a weekend court decision that upheld the ban on indoor church services? We'll get some thoughts from Shane Idleman, lead pastor at Westside Christian Fellowship. Plus: A Dallas judge has taken away a father's right to stop his ex-wife from proceeding with a so-called "gender transition" on their 8-year-old son. We'll talk about that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
14
2020
Christian colleges are forcing students to obey COVID-19 measures this fall as a matter of "Christian obligation" and "loving your neighbor." But what's biblical about making students comply with failed mask mandates through "campus covenants?" We'll talk about it. Plus: What are some Scriptural ways to bring about reconciliation at home? Rob Rienow from Visionary Family Ministries shares some thoughts from his book, "Healing Family Relationships." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
13
2020
A judge weighs in on Pastor Rob McCoy's decision to keep worshiping God in person at Godspeak Calvary Chapel in California. We'll get the latest on his case from his attorney, Robert Tyler of Tyler & Bursch. Plus: Chip Ingram, teaching pastor and CEO of Living on the Edge, discusses who we are in Christ. His book is called, "Discover Your True Self." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
12
2020
What are Americans' perceptions about sin and salvation? The latest findings from the American Worldview Inventory 2020 may shock you. I'll discuss them with Dr. George Barna, director of research at the Cultural Research Center at Arizona Christian University. Plus: Bob Woodson from the 1776 Unites Campaign explains why The 1619 Project hurts black Americans. And you’ll hear the latest on Godspeak Calvary Chapel’s fight to keep its doors open in California. That's all on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
11
2020
Why does the failed experiment of socialism appeal to so many young Americans today, and how can we turn the tide of history against this godless system? Iain Murray of the Competitive Enterprise Institute joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Socialist Temptation." Plus: Attorney Harmeet Dhillon discusses why California parents are fighting back legally against Gov. Gavin Newsom's draconian school shutdowns. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
10
2020
How does the fear of death drive humanity, and how should our hope in Jesus Christ impact how we think about the end of our lives? Clay Jones, board chairman of Ratio Christi, joins me to discuss his book, "Immortal." Plus: A California judge issued a restraining order against Godspeak Calvary Chapel in Thousand Oaks to stop the congregation from worshiping indoors during the pandemic. But over the weekend, Pastor Rob McCoy opened the doors to the church, anyway. We'll talk about it on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Aug
7
2020
A group in Norman, Oklahoma, has organized a petition drive to remove its radical mayor and several city council members over issues like defunding the police. Will other cities do likewise? I'll get the details from Bob Linn, president of the Oklahoma Conservative Political Action Committee. Plus: What's the truth about the actual number of deaths per day caused by COVID-19? Epidemiologist Dr. Andrew Bostom stops by to weigh in. Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
6
2020
Former Vice President Joe Biden has introduced a $2 trillion climate change plan that he wants to implement, should he become president. But is it more about controlling the climate, or controlling Americans? We'll get perspective from Dr. Cal Beisner, founder of the Cornwall Alliance for the Stewardship of Creation. Plus: A Senate hearing reveals the real threats to America from Antifa. We’ll talk about it on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
5
2020
In these days of COVID-19, street violence and a Deep State bent on destroying our nation, the role of pastors is more important than ever. How can the men in America's pulpits protect the sheep while boldly engaging the culture? Pastor Paul Blair, founder of Liberty Pastors, joins me to talk about it. Plus: The folly of universal mail-in voting and keeping Joe Biden off the debate stage. We'll tackle it all on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
4
2020
Is the Young, Restless and Reformed Movement to blame for the explosion of support for social justice in Reformed churches? We'll talk about it. Plus: The continuing fallout in the Presbyterian Church in America over the pro-LGBTQ+ Revoice conference is leading to the establishment of a new denomination. Evangelist and author Dr. Al Baker will stop to discuss the Vanguard Presbytery. That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Aug
3
2020
How do we defend the nuclear family against feminists, socialists and the United Nations ideologues who are on a path to try to destroy it? I'll talk it over with Kimberly Ells, policy advisor for Family Watch International and author of "The Invincible Family: Why the Global Campaign to Crush Motherhood and Fatherhood Can't Win." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
31
2020
Identity politics is the Marxist-devised scheme that is dividing Americans through race-based Balkanization, utopian demands and street violence. How did we get here? I'll talk it over with Mike Gonzalez, senior fellow at the Heritage Foundation and author of "The Plot to Change America." Plus: What are the dangers of politics driving the COVID-19 narrative, instead of science? That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
30
2020
Another presidential election looms, with the Left fighting hard this year to swing the evangelical vote its way. But will it work, and what criteria should Christians use to pick their candidate? I'll talk it over with radio host Dr. Michael Brown, author of "Evangelicals at the Crossroads: Will We Pass the Trump Test?" Plus: One researcher claims Christian whites are bigger racists than nonreligious whites. Oh, really? We'll talk about that on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
29
2020
Facebook and Instagram have announced plans to cancel former homosexuals from airing their testimonies on their social-media accounts. I'll get reaction from Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries. Plus: The untimely death this week of Dr. Mike Adams, a Christian professor who fought valiantly for free speech and academic freedom, should serve as a wake-up call for the church. I'll explain why on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
28
2020
What are we to make of all the scandals involving pastors, and how do we get back to stressing biblical and moral integrity in the pulpit? Daniel Henderson joins me to talk about it and his book, "Glorious Finish: Keeping Your Eye on the Prize of Eternity in a Time of Pastoral Failings." Plus: Why does the media mostly lay the blame for the spread of COVID-19 at the feet of churches -- without proof? I'll discuss that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
27
2020
How do politicians, the media and botched studies twist the facts about guns, gun laws and mass public shootings? Dr. John Lott, president of the Crime Prevention Research Center, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Gun Control Myths." Plus: Pastor and 9Marks founder Mark Dever, along with 9Marks colleague Jonathan Leeman, have taken issue with the recent decision of John MacArthur's Grace Community Church to resume in-person worship against government orders. I'll explain why the arguments of Dever and Leeman are so carefully selected and don't withstand either biblical or constitutional scrutiny. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
24
2020
Evolutionists often say the universe and human life are just accidents, but what does the latest scientific evidence say on the matter? I'll talk it over with design theorist Eric Anderson as we discuss the book, "Evolution and Intelligent Design in a Nutshell." Plus: A Christian military veteran was the victim of cancel culture after he was cancelled as a JAG reservist speaker for his faith. Jeremy Dys, senior counsel at First Liberty Institute, stops by to share the details. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jul
23
2020
Firearm sales are experiencing a record surge as murders and violence escalate in America's blue cities on the watch of enabling Democrats. What will this assault on law and order yield politically? I'll talk it over with Mark Walters, host of Armed American Radio. And former Vice President Joe Biden says he wishes our schools taught more about Islam. We'll talk about that and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jul
22
2020
Why are so many Christians scared to share the gospel with friends, family and co-workers, and how do we overcome that fear? I'll talk it over with apologist Ray Comfort as we discuss his book, "Anyone But Me." Plus: How has the pandemic impacted Bible reading across America? We'll get the details from John Plake of the American Bible Society, which has just released its 10th Annual State of the Bible report. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
21
2020
How did the death of Jesus Christ on the cross effect our salvation? I'll talk it over with Dr. William Lane Craig, Research Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology and Professor of Philosophy at Houston Baptist University. His book is called, "Atonement and the Death of Christ: An Exegetical, Historical and Philosophical Exploration." Plus: A black Christian woman is demonstrating with courage how to stand up to the anarchists and Marxists of Black Lives Matter. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
20
2020
The Left is constantly hurling defamation at President Trump, but their real target is the ordinary Americans who oppose their agenda. I'll talk about it with Kurt Schlichter, senior columnist at Townhall.com and author of the book, "The 21 Biggest Lies about Donald Trump (and you!)" Plus: Tyler & Bursch attorney Nada Higuera explains why California churches are suing the state for the right to sing. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
17
2020
California churches are fighting back legally against that state's ban on singing, and some pastors say they won't stand for the order to close their churches. We'll get some thoughts on it all from Shane Idleman, founder and lead pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship in Lancaster, Calif. Plus: You won't believe what younger Christians are saying in new research concerning the importance of foreign missions. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
16
2020
Joe Biden and the Democrat Party have a radical plan to destroy America's suburbs through federal takeover and transformation. How do they plan to do it? We'll get the details from Tom DeWeese, president of the American Policy Center. Plus: How are coronavirus contact-tracing efforts across America violating your constitutional rights and setting the stage for a surveillance state? Veteran journalist Leo Hohmann will explain on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
15
2020
The University of Pennsylvania has now turned its cancel-culture sights on a statue of legendary colonial preacher George Whitefield, while network newscasts ignore the growing trend of violent attacks on churches in America. And there are more and more denouncements of white evangelicals, for alleged thoughtcrimes they've never even committed. How do we stop the Left's war on our nation? I'll talk it over with radio commentator and journalist Todd Starnes, author of "Culture Jihad." That and a lot more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
14
2020
Why are groups of girls across America suddenly coming out as "transgender?" I'll discuss it with Abigail Shrier, contributor at The Wall Street Journal, who outlines how Internet propaganda and peer pressure are setting up young women for a dangerous future in her book. "Irreversible Damage: The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters." Plus: Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, explains why Israel must assert its sovereignty over the West Bank. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
13
2020
The U.S. Navy has reversed a policy banning Christians from attending in-person church services during the pandemic. We'll get the details from Mike Berry, deputy general counsel for First Liberty Institute. Plus: A Texas state agency is now advising residents to wear masks, even when they're home! Yet epidemiologist Dr. Andrew Bostom notes there's no scientific evidence to support compulsory mask wearing. He'll join me to talk about it on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
12
2020
Christians get their daily dose of church satire on the popular website, The Babylon Bee. The Babylon Bee's Kyle Mann joins me for a tongue-in-cheek discussion on how to achieve Christian perfection as we discuss his new book, "How to be a Perfect Christian: Your Comprehensive Guide to Flawless Spiritual Living." Plus Keith Ferrin discusses his new book, "How to Enjoy Reading Your Bible.” That’s all on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
10
2020
With Marxist organizations in our streets and a member of Congress calling for tearing down the American system, can our nation be saved from socialism? I'll talk with former Sen. Jim DeMint about his new book: "Saving America from Socialism: How to Stop Progressive Attacks on Freedom." Plus: The Supreme Court this week handed Christians some great religious-liberty victories. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
9
2020
New research shows the majority of born-again Christians in America don't feel a responsibility to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with others. How can this be, and how do we help restore the sense of urgency all Christians should have to evangelize? I'll talk it over with John Sorensen, president and CEO of Evangelism Explosion International. Plus: How do we make inroads with the gospel in a culture that has rejected the Lord? Not with more marketing techniques, but by returning to authentic Christianity. Rev. Melvin Tinker joins me to talk about it and his book, “A Lost God in a Lost World.” That’s all on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
7
2020
The serpent lied to Eve in the garden, and he's been lying to the human race ever since. What's the best biblical response to those lies that seem all too true in the moment? Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth from Revive Our Hearts joins me to discuss the updated version of her book, "Lies Women Believe and the Truth that Sets Them Free." Plus: How do we develop a strategy for being salt and light amid cultural decay? Pastor Michael Anthony, founder and president of Godfactor and author of "A Call for Courage," will stop by to discuss it. That's on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
6
2020
Is it possible for anyone to leave homosexuality behind and find freedom in Jesus Christ? It is indeed, but we don't often hear from the real people who experienced the lifestyle firsthand and left it behind to follow the Lord. George Carneal was enmeshed in homosexuality for 25 years and will join me to tell his story of Christian transformation as we discuss his book, "From Queer to Christ: My Journey Into the Light." Plus: How do proclaim Jesus in a culture of confusion? I'll talk about it with Abdu Murray, North America director of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries and author of "Saving Truth: Finding Meaning and Clarity in a Post-Truth World." That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
3
2020
What is the link between Passover and the subsequent acts of God that have opened the door for both Jews and Gentiles to come to know the Messiah? Dr. Mitch Glaser, president of Chosen People Ministries, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Messiah in the Passover." Plus: Nancy Anderson explains how to put hedges around your marriage to prevent adultery. Her book is called, "Avoiding the Greener Grass Syndrome." That and more on the Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
2
2020
Israel is a high-profile target in a dangerous world, but what will the future hold in light of the current events surrounding the Holy Land in our day? I'll talk it over with author and Bible teacher Dr. Ron Rhodes, president of Reasoning from the Scriptures, as we discuss his latest book, "Israel on High Alert: What Can We Expect Next From the Middle East?" That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jul
1
2020
How can the recovery of America's godly legacy help us to overcome what ails our nation today? I'll talk about it with Dr. Marshall Foster, president and founder of the World History Institute. We'll discuss the new book, "Land That I Love: Restoring Our Christian Heritage." Plus: The Supreme Court has ruled that states can't deny tuition grants to religious schools that they give to other private schools. We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
30
2020
In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court has struck down Louisiana's common-sense law requiring abortion providers to have nearby hospital admitting privileges. What happened to that pro-life court we all thought we had? We'll talk about it. Plus: Julie Kelly joins me to explain how the NeverTrumpers failed to take down the president. Her book is called "Disloyal Opposition." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
29
2020
Governments coerce, but people prosper best when they cooperate. What are the implications for economics and politics? I'll talk it over with the Foundation for Economic Education's Dr. Antony Davies, co-author of the book, "Cooperation and Coercion." Plus: A Nevada church is challenging its state's COVID-19 restrictions on worship while allowing casinos to operate. Alliance Defending Freedom's Ryan Tucker stops by to give us an update on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
25
2020
How do we cope with crises, great or small, when God feels far away? Dr. Harold Senkbeil, former associate professor at Concordia Theological Seminary-Fort Wayne, joins me to talk about it and his book, “Christ and Calamity: Grace and Gratitude in the Darkest Valley.” Plus: A new study shows a majority of Americans don't believe human life is sacred. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
25
2020
The Southern Baptist Convention recently reported its biggest annual membership drop in more than a century. Is this a sign of general secularism, or are there some key reasons for the SBC downturn? Dr. Chuck Kelley, president emeritus at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, joins me to analyze what has really fueled the Southern Baptists' dilemma of decline and offers his thoughts on a possible rebirth. That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
24
2020
Did Jesus Christ really promote socialism, as so many progressives today would argue? Or does the Bible actually support private enterprise? I'll talk it over with economist and historian Lawrence Reed, author of the book, "Was Jesus a Socialist?" Plus: Should Christians really take comfort in the Supreme Court's assurances that the Bostock decision won't affect our religious freedom? I'll discuss it with Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality, on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
23
2020
Amazon has blocked paid ads for a book challenging the transgender craze, while an ex-transgender's Christian testimony is booted from YouTube. How did "trans" ideology achieve its takeover of Western culture, anyway? We'll talk about it. Plus: Author Christopher Gieschen answers the question, "Is Evolution Compatible with Christianity?" We'll talk about that and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
22
2020
Imagine trying to help persecuted Christians in Sudan and ending up being persecuted yourself. That's what happened to Voice of the Martyrs' Petr Jasek, who spent 445 days in prison amid dangerous Muslim radicals - until the Lord rescued him. Petr will join me to discuss what he's learned about persecution and faithfulness from his book, "Imprisoned with ISIS: Faith in the Face of Evil." That and much more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
19
2020
Are the events of the past few weeks only the first act of a new American civil war? And if so, how could this period of disorientation give way to further violence and mayhem? Janet talks it over with investigative reporter Leo Hohmann. Plus: Chick-fil-A's Dan Cathy says white people need to repent over racism. But what about his need for repentance over betraying Christians and abandoning Christian ministry funding to appease homosexual radicals? We'll discuss that and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
18
2020
After the horrendous Bostock decision at the Supreme Court, is it time for Christian conservatives to forge a new path in politics? I'll talk about it. Plus: Gail Heriot, law professor at the University of San Diego, weighs in on California lawmakers' intent to reinstate affirmative action by repealing Proposition 209. And Eric Scheidler from the Pro-Life Action League explains what Planned Parenthood has been up to during the pandemic. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
17
2020
What does Marx have to do with Minneapolis? The Rev. Melvin Tinker joins me to explain what's really going on with the riots, the murders and the cultural destruction of America. Plus: The scholars at the Evangelical Theological Society have put out a new statement condemning racism. But is there a more important statement that the church should be making right now? We'll talk about it all. Be sure to join us for Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
16
2020
The U.S. Supreme Court has just unilaterally rewritten federal civil rights law to change the definition of "sex" to "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" -- a move that dissenting Justice Samuel Alito has called a "brazen abuse" of the High Court's authority. What are the implications of this terrible decision, and whatever happened to that “conservative” Supreme Court? I’ll talk about that and more. Be sure to join us for Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
15
2020
Scripture tells Christians not to be conformed to this world but to be transformed by the renewing of our minds. But too many of today's churches have set aside the Bible in favor of embracing the culture and its dead-end ideologies. Sam Rohrer, president of American Pastors Network, says the only remedy for what ails a worldly church is the unchanging gospel of Jesus Christ and His Word. He'll join me to talk about it. PLUS: How do we deal with the anti-Christian bias that is all around us in our culture? Dr. George Yancey, professor of sociology at the University of North Texas, joins Janet to talk about it and his book, “Hostile Environment.” That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
12
2020
Every Christian is in a battle that is fierce, spiritual, and necessary between the kingdom of darkness and the kingdom of the Lord Jesus Christ. What do we need to know about our enemy – his strategies, his weaknesses and his defeat at Calvary? On the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY, Dr. Joel Beeke joins me to talk about it and his book, FIGHTING SATAN. PLUS: How can the recovery of transcendent values like truth, goodness and beauty in education help human beings to flourish? Dr. Stephen Turley will join me to talk about it and his book, “Awakening Wonder.” That and much more on Friday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY!
Jun
11
2020
Before he was the Apostle Paul, Saul was a devoted Pharisee who was fully committed to the law of God. But after he came to know the Lord Jesus, everything changed. Dr. Guy Waters, professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary, will walk us through the life and the theology of Paul and why his God-inspired writings help equip Christians today. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
10
2020
Could modern church praise music, with its drums and keyboards, actually be on the descent? Dr. T. David Gordon. professor of religion and Greek at Grove City College, joins me to talk about “The Imminent Decline of Contemporary Worship Music.” Plus: Dr. John Wilsey from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary joins me to trace the historical and theological meaning behind American exceptionalism. His book is called, “American Exceptionalism and Civil Religion: Reassessing the History of an Idea.” That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
9
2020
As our culture becomes more secular, fewer millennials are identifying with a church. What are some of the best arguments they should consider about the truth claims of Christianity? Dr. William Lane Craig will join me to talk about it and his book, On Guard for Students: A Thinker’s Guide to the Christian Faith. Jeremy Walker talks about his book, “Passing Through.” That and more on Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
8
2020
In the last few years, evangelicals have become fascinated with the Enneagram, described as an ancient system of personality typing that helps people interpret the world and manage their emotions. But in fact, the Enneagram is rooted in mysticism and occultism - and isn't even ancient! We'll get a biblical perspective on the issue from Don Veinot, president of Midwest Christian Outreach and co-author of "Richard Rohr and the Enneagram Secret." Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
5
2020
The Bible says that in the last days, perilous times shall come. Do recent events in America show we're in the end times? Bible prophecy expert Dr. Mark Hitchcock joins me to talk about it and his book, "Corona Crisis: Plagues, Pandemics and the Coming Apocalypse." Plus: The Family Research Council and other state family policy councils have a released a new publication, "Biblical Principles for Political Engagement: Worldview, Issues, and Voting." FRC's David Closson joins me to talk about it on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
4
2020
The Left is pulling out all the stops to destroy the Trump presidency and initiate a Marxist agenda for America in November. But former Leftist and best-selling author David Horowitz says their dreams of victory won't happen. He'll join me to discuss his new book ,"BLITZ: Trump Will Smash the Left and Win." Plus: CNN is pushing yet another version of its Fake News narrative that President Trump may alienate evangelicals; this time, for boldly marching to the rioter-embattled St. John's Church and holding a Bible aloft! We'll talk about it. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
3
2020
As communists and anarchists assail America with violent riots, what does Habakkuk have to teach us about God's judgment on nations, His sovereign plans and the hope of revival for His people? I'll talk about it. Plus: Deron Spoo, pastor of First Baptist Church of Tulsa, Okla., stops by to discuss his book, "The Bible in 10 Words: Unlocking the Message of Scripture and Connecting With God." That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
2
2020
Why are evangelical entities like Christianity Today pushing Critical Race Theory at a time of deadly Leftist riots? We’ll talk about it. Plus: Why did the Supreme Court reject an emergency appeal from a California church fighting for its religious freedom during pandemic lockdowns? I'll talk with the church's attorney, Charles LiMandri, special counsel for the Thomas More Society. And Trent England, executive vice president at the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs, discusses his book, "Why We Must Defend the Electoral College." Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jun
1
2020
Violent riots have erupted across America in the wake of the police brutality against George Floyd, and President Trump is now declaring that Antifa will be designated as a terrorist organization. So why did the Southern Baptist Convention's leaders issue a statement condemning Floyd's death, without also condemning the Leftist rioters' anarchy and destruction of American businesses? And is this nationwide insurrection, on the heels of the pandemic shutdown, another sign of God's judgment, both on our rebellious nation and on a weak and compromised church? Janet discusses it all on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
29
2020
Religious-freedom legal action continues to mount, as state officials in Oregon, Nevada and Indiana engage in overreach against more churches during this pandemic. We'll find out the latest from Ryan Tucker, senior counsel at Alliance Defending Freedom. Plus: How do Christian parents better understand their children's disobedience and how to curtail it? Parenting expert Dr. Kevin Leman joins me to talk about his book, "Why Your Kids Misbehave and What to Do About It." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
28
2020
What is the inside story on how the U.S. Department of Justice tried to subvert President Trump and remove him from the White House through the Russian collusion and Ukrainian phone call hoaxes? And is there any hope for eradicating the Deep State? I'll talk it over with Matthew Whitaker, former Acting Attorney General of the United States and author of the new book, "Above the Law." Plus: We'll discuss why face masks aren't really about public health. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
27
2020
Why do California's new guidelines on re-opening churches contain draconian suggestions like discontinuing singing and using disposable seat covers on pews? And what is the real reason churches should re-open? I'll get some thoughts from California pastor Shane Idleman, founder of Westside Christian Fellowship. Plus: Cathy Ruse from the Family Research Council unveils the radical sexual indoctrination that many schools are imposing on your children. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
26
2020
Pastor Bryan Nerren endured seven months of hardship in India after being detained on false charges. Now, he has returned home to Tennessee and joins me to talk about the targeting of Christians in India. Plus: Two upcoming movies seek to discredit the idea that anyone can ever successfully leave the homosexual lifestyle, impugning the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Joe Dallas, founder of Genesis Counseling, joins me to debunk the films and offer hope for those trapped in homosexuality on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
25
2020
Why is Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, warning against re-opening schools this fall, when the scientific data show the coronavirus risk to children is approaching zero? Dr. Andrew Bostom will share the statistical evidence that counteracts the pediatric panic over COVID-19. Plus: What do Christians today need to learn from the Puritans? Lewis Allen, pastor of Hope Church Huddersfield in England, stops by to talk about it and his book, "The Glory of Grace." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
21
2020
Our culture is increasingly embracing spiritual oneness, a pagan age of re-enchantment that will elevate man to his highest potential. But sinful men can never achieve oneness with a holy God from whom they are separated apart from Jesus Christ. I'll talk about the futile modern quest and the hope of the gospel with Carl Teichrib, editor of Forcing Change and author of the book, "Game of Gods." Don't miss the Friday edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
19
2020
How are student ministries dealing with the outreach challenges of a shutdown? Summit Ministries is solving the problem by offering biblical worldview training through an innovative virtual experience. Dr. Jeff Myers, president of Summit Ministries, joins me to talk about it. Plus: If the church is the most important American institution of all, how should that change the way we view unconstitutional orders? We'll discuss that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
18
2020
Pro-life hero David Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress are suing Planned Parenthood, as well as the current and former California attorneys general, for a conspiracy to violate both First and Fourteenth Amendment rights. David joins me to talk about it. Plus: The National Center for Public Policy Research is out with a new report, detailing what our nation needs to do to move forward after COVID-19. President David Ridenour will join me on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
15
2020
Will the church rise up to defend its rights to public worship? Brian Gibson, pastor of His Church, is now launching an effort to encourage all pastors to re-open their churches this Sunday. He'll join me to talk about his effort, PeaceablyGather.com. Plus: Brant Hansen explains why it's understanding how bad we are that makes the gospel such good news. He'll join me to talk about his book, "The Truth About Us." That's next time on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
14
2020
Why are we seeing so many supposedly evangelical leaders and institutions today rejecting God's Word as the authority for faith and practice? I'll talk it over with Dr. Frank Wright, president and CEO of D. James Kennedy Ministries. Plus: Attorney Michael Berry explains why First Liberty Institute is asking Congress to intervene preemptively to stave off potential coronavirus-related lawsuits against churches. Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
13
2020
How does the nation of Iran fit into biblical prophecy? We'll explore that with Bible prophecy expert and pastor Mark Hitchcock, author of the book, "Showdown with Iran." Plus: Pastor Jim Franklin of Cornerstone Church Fresno is one of thousands of California pastors who now say they'll defy Gov. Newsom's shutdown orders and re-open church on May 31. He'll explain why on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
12
2020
Thousands of California churches have declared they will re-open, despite Gov. Gavin Newsom's lockdown order. We'll talk about it. Plus: When God told man to "fill the earth, and subdue it, and rule," what does that really mean? Dr. E. Calvin Beisner, founder of the Cornwall Alliance on the Stewardship of Creation, joins me to discuss it and his book, "Creation Stewardship: Evaluating Competing Views." That and more on Tuesday's MEFFERD TODAY.
May
11
2020
In the age of COVID-19, some ghoulish bioethicists are making terrifying recommendations, including letting patients become human experiments. Do we dare cede power to such immoral health-care overlords? Bioethics expert Wesley J. Smith joins me to talk about it. Plus: How does the FX drama series "Mrs. America" get conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly so wrong? We'll hear what her daughter, Anne Schlafly Cori, has to say on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
8
2020
Who were the Leftists of the past who paved the way for today's progressive movement? We'll get perspective from Stephen Soukop, author of "Know Thine Enemy: A History of the Left, Vol 1." Plus: What are the links between LGBT icon Harvey Milk and the Rev. Jim Jones, who presided over the Jonestown Massacre? Dan Flynn, senior editor of the American Spectator, explains as we discuss his book, "Cult City." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
7
2020
How can churches and parachurch organizations deal biblically with the lockdown exacerbation of porn addiction and loneliness? I'll talk it over Christian apologist and bestselling author Josh McDowell. Plus: A tyrannical judge has sentenced a Dallas beauty salon owner to jail for defying orders to keep her business closed. But will Shelley Luther inspire a freedom revolution? That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
6
2020
Good news for churches in Kansas City, Missouri: the city's mayor has amended his draconian order, now saying churches will not be required to gather names or contact information to help the government trace COVID-19 cases. We'll talk about it. Plus: How should America respond to the Chinese Communist Party's negligence and deceit about COVID-19 through our foreign policy? I'll get some thoughts from China expert Steven Mosher, president of the Population Research Institute and author of "Bully of Asia." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
5
2020
As unconstitutional government action continues to oppress churches in the age of coronavirus, whatever happened to the "land of the free?" And why aren't more Christians fighting for our freedoms in the biggest challenge of our day? I'll talk it over with Dr. Everett Piper, columnist at The Washington Times. Plus: First Liberty Institute's Jeremy Dys discusses the fight to keep churches open in the state of Illinois. We'll get the latest on that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
4
2020
As America's religiosity continues to wane, what kinds of policies can help reverse the rapid decline? The American Enterprise Institute's Lyman Stone will talk about it and his new report, "Promise and Peril: The History of American Religiosity and Its Recent Decline." Plus: Lydia Kaiser from Child Evangelism Fellowship talks about new opportunities for reaching kids for Christ during this pandemic. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
May
1
2020
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom is out with a new report, identifying the worst of religious persecutors and detailing recommendations for promoting religious liberty around the world. I'll get details from commission chairman Tony Perkins. Plus: How did the Lord intervene in one college professor's life as he dealt with the devastation of MeToo allegations that he says weren't true? Alec Klein joins me to discuss his book, "Aftermath," on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
30
2020
More American medical doctors are stepping forward to call for reopening America, as the coronavirus wave crests and other patients fail to receive critical care. What is the epidemiological evidence for returning to normal? Medical Dr. Andrew Bostom, former associate professor at Brown University Medical School, joins me to talk about the data. Plus: First Liberty Institute's Mike Berry says it's both moral and constitutional for clergy to receive financial relief under the CARES Act. He'll join me to explain why on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
29
2020
We've heard a lot about coronavirus in the last several weeks, but what is it like to contract a serious case of COVID-19 and recover from it? Charles Billingsley, teaching pastor and worship leader at Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, Va., joins me to share his story. Plus: The Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission comes under fire for its budget numbers. We'll talk about that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
28
2020
Just a few weeks in, the coronavirus lockdowns have led to arrests, lawsuits and general upheaval. What does the Protestant work ethic have to do with all these anti-lockdown protests across America? We'll talk about it. Plus: Stephen Arterburn, founder of New Life Ministries, discusses how men can live with biblical integrity amid sexual temptation. He'll talk about his newly revised and expanded edition of, "Every Man's Battle." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
27
2020
The first phase of President Trump's guidelines for "Opening Up America Again" includes reopening churches, and Liberty Counsel is declaring May 3 "ReOpen Church Sunday." We'll get details from Mat Staver, founder and chairman of Liberty Counsel. And dismal scores from the latest Nation's Report Card show the importance of helping students to better understand the story of America. Dr. Jeffrey Sikkenga, executive director of the Ashbrook Center, joins me to explain how. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
24
2020
The UN General Assembly president says the coronavirus pandemic underscores the need to "preserve Mother Earth through a paradigm shift" away from a "human-centric society." But what does the Lord say about what's really wrong on earth? We'll talk about it. Plus: How can parents help their teens become confident and capable adults? I'll talk it over with Jonathan Catherman, author of "Guiding the Next Great Generation." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
23
2020
Some political philosophers claim America is in crisis because its foundation was built upon the Enlightenment. But what is the true lineage of the ideas, including the truth about God, that made America possible? Robert Reilly, director of the Westminster Institute, joins me to talk about his book, "America on Trial." Plus: Hundreds protest in Idaho over a mom's arrest at a local playground, while Minneapolis allows a public broadcast of the Muslim call to prayer during Ramadan. We'll talk about it all on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
22
2020
What's wrong with traditional masculinity, and what happens to a culture when it tells boys that becoming men in the normal sense is harmful? I'll talk it over with Dr. Tim Clinton, president of the American Association of Christian Counselors and executive director of the James Dobson Family Institute. His new book is called, "Take It Back: Reclaiming Biblical Manhood for the Sake of Marriage, Family and Culture." PLUS: Katherine Beck Johnson from Family Research Council drops by to discuss unconstitutional crackdowns during the COVID19 crisis. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
21
2020
The pandemic is bringing out the totalitarian in Leftist politicians, who are urging citizens to snitch on each other about social distancing and even launching Chinese-donated drones to spy on citizens. But as Americans push back, who will win? We'll talk about it. Plus: What are we to make of the new Eco-Right? Hayden Ludwig from Capital Research Center joins me to explain. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
20
2020
Why has the FDA fast-tracked the ability of homosexual men to donate blood during the coronoavirus pandemic, and what are the real health risks? Plus: Franklin Graham fires back after taking constant flak from Leftists who criticize the Samaritan's Purse field hospital in New York. Their reason? Graham has a biblical view of homosexuality. I'll talk about it all with Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
17
2020
With Microsoft's Bill Gates pouring millions into a coronavirus vaccine, is there a bigger technocracy agenda at work during this pandemic? I'll discuss it with Patrick Wood, editor-in-chief of Technocracy News and Trends. Plus: Kim Erickson joins me to discuss her book, "Surviving Sorrow: A Mother's Guide to Living with Loss." That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
16
2020
The Raleigh Police Department has declared that "protesting is a nonessential activity," even as U.S. Attorney Gen. William Barr takes a stand for churches amid government crackdown. Is it the coronavirus vs. the First Amendment? We'll talk about it. Plus: How can we better proclaim the mighty deeds that the Lord has done? I'll discuss it with Thann Bennett, director of government affairs for the American Center for Law and Justice and author of "My Fame, His Fame." That's next time on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
14
2020
The Southern Baptist Convention's Dr. Russell Moore is ignoring genuine attacks on Christians' religious liberty during the COVID-19 crisis while he instead fights for illegal aliens to be released from detainment. What's wrong with this picture? We'll talk about it. Plus: Eddie Scarry, commentary writer at the Washington Examiner, joins me to discuss his book, "Privileged Victims: How America’s Culture Fascists Hijacked the Country and Elevated Its Worst People." That's next time on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
14
2020
After police shut down their Easter service, members of a Mississippi church headed over to Walmart - where they were evicted again. Is the church crackdown really all about "social distancing?" We'll talk about it. Plus: How deep does the corruption go in our federal justice system? I'll talk about it with former federal prosecutor Sidney Powell, co-author of the book, "Conviction Machine: Standing Up to Federal Prosecutorial Abuse." That's next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
13
2020
Many in our postmodern, post-Christian society have rejected the idea of God and absolute truth, but could this pandemic open new doors to reach lost people with the gospel of Jesus? I’ll talk it over with conference speaker and evangelist Becky Pippert as we discuss her new book, “Stay Salt: The World Has Changed; Our Message Must Not.” That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
9
2020
How are climate activists using the coronavirus pandemic to advance the Green Agenda? Steve Milloy founder of JunkScience.com and a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute, talks about his new report, "Never Waste a Crisis: Climate Alarmism Surfs Coronavirus." Plus: Alex Newman, co-founder of Public School Exit, discusses why the shutdown gives Christians a historic opportunity to save children from government schooling. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
9
2020
Did Christians really "sell their souls" to support President Trump in 2016? Or did they make a wise and history-changing decision to elect a pro-life, pro-religious freedom, pro-Israel candidate? Ralph Reed, founder of the Faith and Freedom Coalition, shares his thoughts from his new book," For God and Country: The Christian Case for Trump." Plus: What is the real story behind the illegal drug trade that is infecting America? Toby Muse joins me to talk about it and his book, "Kilo." That and more on the next Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
8
2020
Former Trump aide Michael Caputo says the Left's witch hunt against the president over his Ukrainian phone call has its roots in decades of Deep State corruption. He'll join me to talk about it and his book, "The Ukraine Hoax." Plus: What are the roots of what ails academia? Dr. John Ellis, distinguished professor emeritus at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will discuss his book, "The Breakdown of Higher Education: How it Happened, the Damage it Does and What Can Be Done." That's next time on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
6
2020
While Americans are all on lockdown, why is it that the United States took in more than 1,100 refugees, most of them from Afghanistan? I'll talk it over with Maryland congressional candidate Jim Simpson, author of, "The Red-Green Axis: Refugees, Immigration and the Agenda to Erase America." Plus: Attorney Kristen Waggoner from Alliance Defending Freedom explains why New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio has no constitutional authority to implement his recent threat to shut down houses of worship for not following COVID-19 social distancing. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
6
2020
Can the Bible accurately reveal when the world will end? And can we really know when that will be? I'll talk it over with Christian apologist and author Alex McFarland. Plus: As government officials extend forced coronavirus lockdowns, how long will Americans - and American businesses - put up with it all? We'll discuss that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
3
2020
Is COVID-19 a judgment from God? Even more important, is it a wake-up call to bring the United States into a period of widespread revival and spiritual awakening? We'll consider those questions with evangelist, speaker and author the Rev. Al Baker. Plus: Vermont has told big-box retailers that they can't sell non-essential items in their stores during the coronavirus pandemic. So whatever happened to freedom? We'll talk about it all on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
2
2020
Why would anyone advocate for confused children to receive sex-transition hormone therapies and surgeries, when most of them naturally outgrow their confusion? The answer lies in the disturbing history of transgender medicine. We'll learn more about it from Dr. Quentin Van Meter, president of the American College of Pediatricians. Plus: First Liberty Institute's Jeremy Dys explains how church and state can work together to overcome the coronvirus pandemic. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Apr
1
2020
A new survey shows a dangerously low percentage of Americans hold to a biblical worldview. I'll get the details from renowned researcher George Barna. Plus: More than 30,000 physicians are calling for an end to elective abortions during the coronavirus pandemic. We'll get some perspective on the issue from former abortionist Dr. Haywood Robinson. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
31
2020
The Bible says, "We count them blessed who endure." But how can we keep persevering in following Jesus when we feel like giving up? I'll talk it over with Doug Gehman, president of Globe International and author of the book, "Before You Quit." Plus: Why is the Washington Post pushing to use baby body parts to help cure coronavirus? I’ll talk it over with Dr. David Prentice, Vice President and Research Director, Charlotte Lozier Institute. We'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
29
2020
House Democrats recently tried and failed to turn a coronavirus relief bill into a little Green New Deal. But how is the Green New Deal already being implemented across America in attacks on areas like private property and even meat consumption? I'll discuss it with Tom DeWeese, president of the American Policy Center. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
27
2020
From church shutdowns to threats over arrest if you go outside, Americans are seeing their freedoms curtailed to help fight the coronavirus. Does it matter if many of these orders are unconstitutional, and how can we balance freedom with safety? I'll discuss it with constitutional expert and professor Rob Natelson, head of the Independence Institute’s Constitutional Studies Center. PLUS: Michael Woolworth from Bible League talks about the needs of persecuted Christians across the globe. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
26
2020
What should we really know about the medical and social realities concerning COVID-19? We'll discuss all things coronavirus with Dr. David Stevens, CEO Emeritus of the Christian Medical & Dental Associations. Plus: Some odd pandemic developments in Virginia concerning churches and Liberty University. And Shawnee State University Professor Nick Meriwether shares the latest on his legal fight to be free to oppose transgender ideology in class. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
26
2020
The Bible says: "the Word of the Lord is right and true." The Lord Jesus said He is "the truth." But how can we convey biblical truth to a "post-truth" culture and warn people about the eternal ramifications of denying the reality of sin and the remedy of the gospel? I'll talk it over with Mike Gendron, founder of Proclaiming the Gospel, as we discuss truth and its consequences. Join us for the Wednesday's edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
24
2020
How do Christian cliches prevent us from understanding the depth of God's Word? Dr. Jeff Myers, president of Summit Ministries, joins me to discuss his book, "Unquestioned Answers." Plus: March for Life president Jeanne Mancini explains why Joe Biden's abortion extremism will hurt him in November. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
23
2020
As Christians are dying for their faith across the world, much of what passes for American Christianity is weak and worldly. Why aren't the lives of American Christians much different from those of their atheist neighbors, and what's the way back to the Lord? I'll talk it over with The Daily Wire's Matt Walsh, author of the book, "Church of Cowards: A Wake-Up Call to Complacent Christians." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
20
2020
What is the future of the conservative movement, and have political shifts spelled the end of "reform conservatism?" I'll talk it over with Matthew Continetti, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. Plus: Could America's loss of control during the pandemic help move our nation back to repentance and a crying out to the Lord? We'll talk about that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
19
2020
As the markets swing, investors sweat and unemployment climbs, how should Christians respond to the big changes in the American economy during this pandemic? I'll talk it over with Dan Celia, president and CEO of Financial Issues Stewardship Ministries. Plus: Is it wrong -- or is it wise -- for churches to refrain from gathering publicly during a pandemic? We'll talk about that and more on Thursday's next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
18
2020
Leftist politicians are showing their totalitarian colors amid the coronavirus pandemic, but Chinese communist totalitarianism is why we have a pandemic at all. We‘ll talk about it. Plus: How can the church effectively disciple men? Lonnie Berger, TWR Global Men’s Ministry Director, joins me to discuss his discipleship study series, “Every Man a Warrior.” That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
17
2020
Last fall, UN and government officials gathered with health and business experts for a global-pandemic simulation. But what do their comments at Event 201 reveal about how globalist ideology could affect the response to the real-life coronavirus pandemic? I'll talk about it. Plus: What kind of a relationship do most Americans have with their churches? Sam Rohrer, president of American Pastors Network, joins me to talk about the latest Barna research on churchgoing. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
16
2020
Girl Scouts USA has steadily declined from a character-building organization for girls into a bastion of radical feminism and progressive politics. It’s no wonder, then, that Christ-centered groups like American Heritage Girls are growing. I’ll talk it over with Patti Garibay, founder and executive director of American Heritage Girls. That and much more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
13
2020
LGBT activists have sued many Christians over their refusal to materially participate in same-sex weddings. And two of their earliest victims were Dick and Betty Odgaard, who closed their family business rather than compromise the Word of God. They also have a beautiful testimony of God's faithfulness as a result, which Betty shares in her book, "Standing Tall: Buying a Church Building, Losing a Wedding Chapel, Keeping our Faith Firm." Don't miss the Odgaards' incredible story on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
12
2020
What is the new LGBTQ+ religion, and how can Christians refute its claims by focusing on the image of God outlined in Scripture? I'll talk it over with bestselling author Dr. Everett Piper. Plus: CNN is openly wishing the coronavirus will usher in a Joe Biden White House, and another outlet is recycling the Fake News that Texas evangelicals might suddenly be going liberal. Join us for the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
11
2020
The Presbyterian Church in America congregation that hosted the first Revoice conference, which promoted "LGBT Christianity," is now under fire for hosting a theater performance highlighting transgender playwrights. Rev. Al Baker, PCA pastor and evangelist, will give us his take. Plus: What does the increasing evangelical embrace of Sharia supremacists in interfaith dialogue tell us about the church's lack of faithfulness to the Lord? I'll tackle that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
10
2020
What is the background of Islamic cleric Omar Suleiman, who interacted with Southern Baptist Convention president J.D. Greear at a recent "interfaith dialogue?" You'll hear some of Suleiman's thoughts about Israel, the Jews and women in his own words. And you'll hear reaction to it all from Jewish Dr. Andrew Bostom, an Islamic expert and author of "The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism." Don't miss Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
9
2020
J.D. Greear, the president of the officially pro-Israel Southern Baptist Convention, recently participated in an "interfaith dialogue" with an anti-Semitic Islamic professor who has called for the destruction of Israel. Why did the president of the largest evangelical denomination in the U.S. serve as a willing pushover for Islamists, while running down Christians and Trump voters in the process? And what does the event say about this latest Leftist push in the SBC? I'll tackle it all on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
6
2020
The Bible says there have been many antichrists, but what should we know about the end-times coming of the capital-A Antichrist? Jeff Kinley joins me to talk about it and his book, "Interview with the Antichrist: His Hour Has Come." Plus: Liberty Counsel's Roger Gannam weighs in on the Supreme Court's consideration this week of the constitutionality of an important pro-life law in Louisiana. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
4
2020
What should Christians know about the war on therapy to help people with unwanted same-sex attraction, and why should it matter to the church? I'll talk it over with Christopher Doyle, executive director of the Institute for Healthy Families. Plus: How can the church discern biblical truth from the false teaching of Critical Race Theory and cultic error? Bill Roach, president of the International Society of Christian Apologetics, joins me to discuss his group's upcoming Engage 2020 conference. That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
4
2020
What is the conservative vision for tomorrow's schools? I'll talk it over with education expert Michael Petrilli, co-editor of the book, "How to Educate an American." Plus: A former Southern Baptist Convention president and Evangelical Immigration Table signatory is the new head of the denomination's compassion ministry. But what else should Christians know about Dr. Bryant Wright's views on refugees? We'll tackle it all on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
3
2020
Will Super Tuesday voters prefer Joe Biden's gaffes to Bernie Sanders' socialist dreams? And what will the day reveal about the future of the ever-more-radicalizing Democrat Party? We'll talk about it. Plus: Whatever happened to Christians' passion for soul-winning, and is there a way to reignite interest in evangelism? I'll talk it over with Jeff Jerina, author of, "Faith Without Fear: How to Share What you Believe with Confidence and Power." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Mar
2
2020
Democrat Pete Buttigieg has dropped his presidential bid, but has this homosexual candidate now opened new doors for radical LGBT activist politicians to push their agenda? We'll talk about it. Plus: Iran has the fastest-growing evangelical population in the world. How is the Lord working in the hearts and lives of those who are openly rejecting Islam and embracing Jesus Christ? We'll discuss it with Dr. Hormoz Shariat, president of Iran Alive Ministries. That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
28
2020
There's been a lot of talk recently about the renewed need in the world for Christian evangelism. So how can we do a better job evangelizing the lost and how can we start those important spiritual conversations? John Sorensen, president and CEO of Evangelism Explosion International and host of the radio program "Share Life Today" stops by to offer his thoughts. That's on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
27
2020
How do we glorify God throughout our lives? Dr. Andrew Davis joins me to talk about Christlikeness and his book, "An Infinite Journey." Plus: Is there a way out and through transgenderism for those struggling with it and for their family members? Denise Shick, founder of Help 4 Families, joins me to discuss it and her book, "It is Well With My Soul." That's on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
26
2020
Has God lost control? Does He ignore our disobedience? Many people today believe these myths, but are there good counter answers? Chris Thurman joins me to discuss it and his book, "The Lies We Believe About God." Plus: Cinque Henderson learned a lot about discipline as a substitute teacher in America's toughest public schools. He'll talk about that and his book, "Sit Down and Shut Up," on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
25
2020
How did college campuses go from halls of learning to "safe spaces?" Dr. Everett Piper say it happened when higher education rejected absolute truth. He'll join me to talk about it as we discuss his book, "Not a Day Care: The Devastating Consequences of Abandoning Truth." Plus: Are we under God's judgment as a country? Jeff Kinley stops by to discuss his book, "The End of America? Bible Prophecy and a Country in Crisis." That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Feb
24
2020
The Puritans of the 17th and 18th centuries left behind some of the most God-honoring, Christ-exalting literature the church has ever known. What made these men such godly influences, and how can reading their works help us grow and mature in Jesus Christ? Dr. Don Kistler, founder of Northampton Press, joins me to talk about why we should read the Puritans ... today! That's next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
21
2020
It's a foregone conclusion that Christians will face trials in this sinful world. The question is: How do we deal with these trials when they come our way? I'll discuss it with Dr. Robert Jeffress, senior pastor of First Baptist Dallas and author of the book, "Courageous: 10 Strategies for Thriving in a Hostile World." Plus: Barna research has revealed that two in five Christians attend multiple churches. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Feb
20
2020
A shadowy private organization is training thousands of new abortionists -- and we're paying for it! Cheryl Sullenger from Operation Rescue joins me to talk about the Bixby Center for Reproductive Health at the University of California San Francisco. Plus: The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee has created a new task force to review the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. Could Dr. Russell Moore's job be in jeopardy? I'll talk about that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
19
2020
The U.S. has just announced the launch of the International Religious Freedom Alliance. How effective will it be? I'll get some thoughts from David Curry, president and CEO of Open Doors USA. Plus: The Boy Scouts have filed for bankruptcy, after drowning in lawsuits from thousands of boys who were sexually abused by its scoutmasters and leaders. But what about the moral bankruptcy that preceded the group's implosion? We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Feb
18
2020
The Southern Baptist Convention is abuzz about the launch of the new Conservative Baptist Network. Will God use this group to help lead the convention away from its progressive Wokeness and back to the Bible? We'll get some thoughts from the network's spokesman, Pastor Brad Jurkovich. Plus: BigEva elites roll out a new media strategy to push pro-life evangelicals into voting for progressives in 2020. I'll talk about that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
16
2020
The world is paying rapt attention to China when it comes to the coronavirus. So why is it ignoring that communist nation's heinous crimes against Christians, Muslims and other religious groups? Bioethicist Wesley J. Smith joins me to talk about it. Plus: Virginia House Democrats walk out on a bold pastor who warned them of God's wrath over abortion and so-called "gay" marriage. We'll talk about that and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
14
2020
From Drag Queen Story Hours to depraved sex-ed curriculum, sexual radicals are increasingly targeting our children's hearts and minds. Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality, brings us the latest news and explains how parents can find out more about saving our kids at the upcoming God's Voice Conference, set for April 17-18 in Oklahoma City. That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
13
2020
Ambassador Callista Gingrich recently hosted the opening session of the new Abrahamic Faiths Initiative, with the goal of "facilitating discussions among faith leaders to advance peace and mutual respect." But Islamic expert Dr. Andrew Bostom joins me to explain why this movement is nothing more than submission to Islam. Plus: The House may revive the long-dead ERA. Kristan Hawkins from Students for Life brings us up to speed on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
12
2020
The Lord Jesus Christ experienced the greatest of all betrayals when His disciple Judas sold Him out for 30 pieces of silver. What can we learn from Scripture about how to respond when we've been betrayed? Phil Waldrep, founder and CEO of Phil Waldrep Ministries, stops by to discuss his book, "Beyond Betrayal." Plus: Those who ask how Christians could vote for Donald Trump might want to ask how Christians could vote for any of his radical opponents. We'll discuss that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
11
2020
It can be tempting sometimes to speak the truth about God's Word but discount the need to do it with love. Yet Scripture is clear that Christians must embody love and grace. How do we do it? Pastor John Crotts joins me to talk about it and his book, "Graciousness: Tempering Truth With Love." Plus: June Hunt from Hope for the Heart brings a biblical perspective to bear on the issue of domestic violence and what the Lord is really trying to teach us in Ephesians 5. That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
7
2020
Believe it or not, millions of today still don't know who Jesus really is, and many portraits of Him in modern life are misleading. What are the major portrayals of Jesus found in the earliest historical sources? Dr. John Dickson, co-director of the Centre for Public Christianity at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, will join me to talk about it and his book, "A Doubter's Guide to Jesus." Plus: Dr. Richard Belcher Jr., professor of Old Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary, stops by to discuss trusting God while suffering. We'll discuss his commentary: "Job: The Mystery of Suffering and God's Sovereignty." That and more next time on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
6
2020
How are America's progressive elites abusing their power for the enrichment of themselves, their families and their donors? Peter Schweizer, president fo the Government Accountability Institute, joins me to talk about it and his book, "Profiles in Corruption." Plus: Diarmaid MacCulloch stops by to talk about his book, "Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
6
2020
The appointment of a new Woke archbishop in the Church of England is evidence of the triumph of cultural Marxism. We'll find out why from the Rev. Melvin Tinker, senior minister of St. John Newland, Hull, in the UK. Plus: The Military Religious Freedom Foundation is targeting a Christian chaplain's leadership series. We'll get reaction from Mike Berry, general counsel at First Liberty Institute. That and more on Thursday's next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
5
2020
How do we navigate the valley of sorrow and find comfort in Jesus Christ? Colin Smith, president of Unlocking the Bible, will join me to talk about it and his book, "For All Who Grieve." Plus: The UK may have left the European Union, but it's clear from its cancellation of appearances by evangelist Franklin Graham that the real master it needs to shed is Big Gay. I'll explain why on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
4
2020
How do we return to our first love, Jesus Christ? I'll talk it over with Dr. Tom Phillips, vice president of The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and author of the book, "Ignite Your Passion for Jesus: Your Guide to Experience Personal Revival." Plus: A new Southern Baptist small-group curriculum focuses on "The Church and the Racial Divide." But is this just another means of pushing Critical Race Theory? You'll hear what some of the editors had to say about it. That's on the Tuesday's edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Feb
3
2020
The beloved children's TV show "Sesame Street" has announced it will feature an appearance by a cross-dressing LGBT activist. Is there any remaining doubt that sexual radicals want our children's hearts and minds? I'll talk about it. And women across America will unite in prayer on Feb. 15 during the She Loves Out Loud event. President and organizer Diane Strack joins me to share the details. Plus: How can we make and keep relationships that matter? Radio host and author Kim Wier stops by to discuss her book, "The Art of Friendship." That's on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
31
2020
With the push for social justice and Critical Theory at college campuses, intellectual diversity is dying. Can it be revived? Dr. Corey Miller, CEO of Ratio Christi, will be tackling that question with an atheist professor at some upcoming campus events; he'll join me to talk about it. Plus: Nigel Farage's Brexit speech at the EU highlights the importance of keeping America sovereign and free, especially in light of new videos exposing Bernie Sanders' campaign field organizers as radical revolutionary sympathizers. We'll discuss that and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
30
2020
In training up our children the way they should go, how many of us mothers consider our duty to train them in Christian apologetics? I'll talk it over with Hillary Morgan Ferrer, author of "Mama Bear Apologetics." Plus: Drag queens are making their Super Bowl ad debut this weekend, while New York preschoolers will now be instructed on transgender and "queer" rights. I'll share my thoughts on that and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
29
2020
The Book of Exodus recounts one of the biggest miracles in the entire Bible: the parting of the Red Sea. What does modern evidence show us about where and how God dramatically saved the Israelities from the pursuing Egyptian Army? Timothy Mahoney, director of the new film, "Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle," joins me to talk about it. Plus: A progressive worship leader has released a song shaming conservative Trump voters, under the guise of a "hymn." We'll talk about that and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
27
2020
A recent Barna survey showed that nearly half of young adults who have some kind of tie to Christianity believe the Church can't answer their questions. How can Christians better prepare for the queries? Dr. Doug Potter, assistant professor of apologetics and theology at Southern Evangelical Seminary, joins me to offer his thoughts. Plus: Even pro-life Democrats are finding themselves shocked by the abortion radicalism of Pete Buttigieg. I'll explain why on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
27
2020
Many empires have risen and fallen, yet the average length of a nation's greatness has only been 250 years. What should that tell us about the future of the United States? Nationally syndicated columnist Cal Thomas joins me to talk about it and his book, "America's Expiration Date." Plus: I'll give you my thoughts on the March for Life and the reaction to the historic appearance of President Trump. That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
24
2020
Many people over the years have referred to America as a miracle - a nation guided by Divine Providence. But what are some of the individual miracles that have helped shape our great nation along the way? Author and historian William J. Federer joins Janet to talk about it and his book, "Miracles in American History, Vol. 2: Amazing Faith that Shaped a Nation." Plus: Katy Faust, founder of the children's rights organization Them Before Us, explains why Washington state lawmakers care more about females in business than they do about females in the home. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
23
2020
Why is Europe turning a blind eye to the overwhelming reason for the continent's ever-growing and deadly antisemitism: the religion of Islam? I'll talk it over with Islamic scholar Dr. Andrew Bostom, author of "The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism." Plus: White evangelicals continue to take a media beating for widely opposing more refugee resettlement. I'll show you why the opposition makes complete sense. That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
22
2020
On this Roe v. Wade decision anniversary, there is still much work to do to save human lives, and the Susan B. Anthony List has some big plans to help get out the pro-life vote. We'll get the latest from national spokeswoman Mallory Quigley. Plus: How should Christian parents respond when their child announces, "I'm gay?" Pastoral counselor Joe Dallas discusses that and other cultural challenges we face in a post-Obergefell world. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
21
2020
America is more divided today than perhaps ever before. Could it be time for a national breakup? Frank Buckley, foundation professor at George Mason University's Scalia School of Law, joins me to talk about it and his book, "American Secession." Plus: Why won't Democrats support moves to protect children from sex-change surgeries or to protect women from competing against gender-confused men in sports? We'll discuss that and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
20
2020
What happens when a Christian neurosurgeon gains a personal perspective on death and what it means to trust God? Dr. W. Lee Warren tells his story from his new book, "I've Seen the End of You: A Neurosurgeon's Look at Faith, Doubt and the Things We Think We Know." Plus: Where are the worst countries for Christians? We'll talk about the latest World Watch List from Open Doors USA on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
17
2020
Our culture saturates our daughters with unhealthy role models, misleads them on issues like sexual activity and even wants them to question their "gender." What's a parent to do? Dr. Meg Meeker associate professor of medicine at the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, joins me to talk about it and her book, "Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture." Plus: Ryan Lokkesmoe, lead pastor of Real Hope community Church, discusses his book, "Small Groups Made Easy." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
16
2020
How can we understand our union with Christ on a much deeper level? I'll talk it over with Brian Hedges, lead pastor of Fulkerson Park Baptist Church in Michigan, as we talk about his book, "With Jesus: Finding Your Place in the Story of Christ." Plus: Kristin Tate from The Hill shows just how much you're rendering to Caesar in hidden taxes. Her book is called, "How Do I Tax Thee?" That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
15
2020
The culture of death has made great gains in recent years. So how can Christians make a solid argument for life-giving alternatives to assisted suicide? Joni Eareckson Tada joins me to talk about her book, "When is it Right to Die?" Plus: How do you tame your child's tongue? Ginger Hubbard stops by to discuss it and her book, "I Can't Believe You Just Said That." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
14
2020
How do we respond to a skeptic who claims Christianity is a myth? I'll talk it over with Dr. Michael Foley from Baylor University. His book is called, "The Politically Incorrect Guide to Christianity." Plus: Andy McQuitty, senior pastor of Irving Bible Church in Texas, discusses his book, "The Way to Brave: Leading with Courage Against Today's Culture Wars." That's on Tuesday's on JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Jan
13
2020
The Lord Jesus told His disciples, "Everything written about Me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets, and the Psalms must be fulfilled." But what all was written in the Old Testament about our Savior, centuries before His birth, that foretold even the smallest details about the promised Messiah? Dr. Michael Rydelnik, professor of Jewish Studies and Bible at Moody Bible Institute, joins me to discuss, "The Moody Handbook of Messianic Prophecy." Don't miss the Monday edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
10
2020
What can we do to help shape our teenagers to love the Lord and live lives that honor Him? I'll talk about it with teen culture expert Jeffrey Dean, author of: "Raising Successful Teens: How to Help Your Child Honor God and Live Wisely." Plus: NeverTrumpers are trying to sway evangelicals to turn on the president with a new video. We'll talk about it on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
9
2020
The Book of Revelation can be an intimidating read, yet its prophecy and practical truths are important to understand. Todd Hampson helps guide us as we talk about his book, "The Non-Prophet's Guide to the Book of Revelation." Plus: Pastor Jonathan Landry Cruse discusses what it means to be in Christ. We'll discuss his book, "The Christian's True Identity." That's next time on the Thursday edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
8
2020
The United Methodist Church has announced a new proposal to split the denomination over so-called LGBTQ rights. But have the pro-homosexual liberals just signed their own denominational death warrant? We'll talk about it. Plus: Noah Brandt from Americans United for Life discusses some of the biggest pro-life victories of 2019 and offers a preview of big victories that await us in 2020. That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
7
2020
A showdown is looming in Virginia over gun rights, as Democrat lawmakers prepare to strip away citizens' freedoms and a majority of counties say they won't comply. Where is the battle headed in the bigger fight for the Second Amendment? Alan Gottlieb, founder of the Second Amendment Foundation, joins me. Plus: A Hollywood actress raised in a Christian home celebrates abortion at the Golden Globes. I'll give you my take. That and more next time on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
6
2020
From targeted lawsuits to the religious freedom-crushing Equality Act to Big Tech censorship, the LGBTQ+ movement is putting unprecedented pressure on Christians to conform to its relentless demands. How do we stand on God's Word and resist this growing tyranny? We'll address it with a powerhouse lineup of Christian leaders and experts at God's Voice Conference 2020. Stephen Black, executive director of First Stone Ministries, joins me for a preview. Join us for Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
3
2020
A Texas judge is suing a state agency after she says she was wrongly punished for refusing to officiate a so-called "same-sex wedding." First Liberty Institute's Jeremy Dys will bring us up to speed on the case. Plus: A study touted by the media as undermining abortion reversal actually shows the dangers of the abortion pill. We'll get the details from Live Action's Alison Centofante. That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
2
2020
Is there a way that we can have a better biblical perspective on the whole subject of death and dying? Dr. Timothy Sisemore joins me to discuss it and his book, "Finding God While Facing Death." Plus: Jesus Christ is not only king, as He confirmed to Pilate, but He is the King of Kings. Yet, He is also the savior and friend who walks with His people through life. How do we find Him and find our purpose in Him? Thann Bennett, director of Government Affairs at the American Center for Law & Justice, joins me to talk about it and his book, "In Search of the King." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Jan
1
2020
Has the Right-Left axis given way to one that can be described as the corrupt vs. the virtuous? Frank Buckley, Foundation Professor at George Mason University's Scalia School of Law, joins me to talk about his book, "The Republic of Virtue." Plus: Melissa Ohden joins me to tell her incredible story about discovering that she survived a saline abortion. We'll discuss her amazing life story from her book, "You Carried Me." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
31
2019
What are the major themes of the New Testament? How does each book fit with the others, and what are the practical applications for everyday life? Dr. Ron Rhodes from Reasoning from the Scriptures Ministries joins Janet to talk about it as we explore his book, “90 Days Through the New Testament in Chronological order.” That and more on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
30
2019
The Lord Jesus said God's worshipers must worship Him in Spirit and in truth. So what does that mean for our church music? Douglas Bond joins me to talk about his book, "God Sings (And Ways We Think He Ought To)." Plus: Dr. Dave Beckwith with Standing Stone Ministry discusses the lessons Jonah can teach us about our own wayward hearts. His book is called: "I Love the World - It's People I Can't Stand." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
27
2019
How do you hold on to your faith in Jesus Christ when you’re in the entertainment business? Christian filmmaker David A.R. White joins Janet to talk about it as they discuss his book, “Between Heaven and Hollywood.” Plus: What do you do when trouble in the world or all around you leaves you fearful? Jeanne Nigro joins me to show how the Lord can be our foundation when life gets tough. Her book is called, "Unshaken."Join us for Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
26
2019
What role should family worship play in discipling our children and creating a Christ-centered household? We'll get some thoughts on it from Dr. Joel Beeke, president of Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary. Plus: How do we glorify God throughout our lives? Dr. Andrew Davis joins me to talk about Christlikeness and his book, "An Infinite Journey." That's next time on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
25
2019
All of us like sheep have gone astray, Each of us has turned to his own way; But the Lord has caused the iniquity of us all To fall on Him.” Isaiah 53 shows us Jesus, the Messiah, as the suffering servant who would bear our sins. But what else should we know about this great passage? Dr. Darrell Bock joins me to talk about it and his book, “The Gospel According to Isaiah 53.” Plus: That little baby in the manger grew into a King on a cross, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world. Max Lucado joins me to explain why Christmas is all about Jesus as we discuss his book, "Because of Bethlehem." That's on the Christmas edition of JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
24
2019
Why has the failed political theory of socialism gained so much ground in modern America? Thomas DiLorenzo, professor at Loyola University, Maryland, joins me to talk about it and his book, "The Problem with Socialism." Plus: What's it like to live your life on a terrorist hit list? Ali Husnain stops by to tell his story from his book, "The Cost." Join us for Tuesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
23
2019
Eastern religions have been gaining a foothold in the West. How should Christians respond? Bodie Hodge from Answers in Genesis will join me to talk about it as we discuss his book, "World Religions and Cults." Plus: Jackie Bledsoe unpacks for us "The Seven Rings of Marriage." That and more on Monday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
20
2019
How can Christian parents raise the next generation of men to honor and protect women? I'll talk it over with Marriage Today host Dave Willis, author of, "Raising Boys Who Respect Girls." Plus: Why is the Trump impeachment the very type of impeachment that our Founders feared? That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
19
2019
What’s the latest on the impeachment scam against President Trump? We’ll talk about it. Plus: With the backing of some major evangelical groups, the Fairness for All Act has just been introduced in Congress, purporting to protect both LGBT rights and religious freedom. But it's actually a terrible piece of legislation that undermines the freedoms of Christians. Peter LaBarbera, president of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality, joins me to talk about it. That’s next time on JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
18
2019
The Bible is the most attacked book in the history of the world. How have the attacks come, and how has God always used His people to guard His Word? Michael McCormack joins me to discuss his book, "Killing the Bible." Plus: We're constantly bombarded with so-called expert opinions that are often contradictory and ineffective. What should we know about the modern myth of experts in today’s twenty-four hour media cycle, and our own duty to become experts? Marc Fitch joins me to talk about it and his book, Shmexperts: How Ideology and Power Politics are Disguised as Science. That and more – on Wednesday’s JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
17
2019
The Hallmark Channel aired lesbian wedding ads, pulled them after complaints came in - then reinstated them! What does the controversy say about the cultural power of the sexual radicals? We'll talk about it. Plus: How do we keep our kids safe from those who would abuse them? Beth Robinson joins me to talk about it and her book, "Protecting Your Child from Predators: How to Recognize and Respond to Sexual Danger." Tune in for Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
16
2019
In the wake of the House Judiciary Committee advancing two impeachment charges against President Trump, Former FBI Director James Comey is on the hot seat for making previous false claims about the FISA process that the recent IG report strongly refuted. But what will the American people do to the transparently corrupt FBI, DOJ and Leftist political activists who are staging this open coup? We'll talk about it. Plus: How can we grow closer to the Lord and seek to do His will? O.S. Hawkins stops by to talk about his new book, "The Passion Code: 100 Days With Jesus." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
13
2019
The Book of Hebrews refers to mature Christians as the ones "who by constant use have trained themselves to distinguish good from evil." What is biblical discernment, and why is discernment necessary for maintaining the purity of the gospel of Jesus Christ and preventing the church from drifting into apostasy? I'll talk it over with author and speaker Mike Gendron, founder of Proclaiming the Gospel, on Tuesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
13
2019
In the last several years, a stunning number of prominent pastors and Christian leaders have fallen through sinful scandal. How does it happen, and what should a Christian do after an implosion? Dr. Eric Geiger from LifeWay Christian Resources will talk about it and his book, "How to Ruin Your Life: And Starting Over When You Do." Plus: Lathan Watts from First Liberty Institute gives us the latest on the state of religious liberty in America, outlined in the latest edition of the firm's book, "Undeniable." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
12
2019
What happens when an up-and-coming European bioscientist flips from Darwin disciple to Darwin defector? Dr. Jonathan Witt, senior fellow of Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Culture, joins me to talk about the journey of Finnish bioscientist Dr. Matti Leisola as we discuss the new book they co-wrote, "Heretic: One Scientist's Journey from Darwin to Design." Plus: Gil Mertz talks about why it's so important to forgive others. His book is called, "Forgive Your Way to Freedom." That and more on Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
10
2019
How do know that the Books of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John can be trusted? Christian apologist and attorney John Stewart joins Janet to talk about it and his book, "In Defense of the Gospels: The Case for Reliability." Plus: Evangelist Oswald Chambers is best known for his beloved classic daily devotional, "My Utmost for His Highest." How did he pursue God with a rare passion? Paul Kent joins us to talk about it and his book, "Oswald Chambers: A Life in Pictures." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
9
2019
At Christmas, we celebrate the birth of Jesus as Immanuel -- God with us! But why did God have to become a human being in order to save us, and why is the doctrine of the incarnation so vital to the life and health of the church? I'll talk it over with pastor and speaker Rev. Melvin Tinker, author of the new book, "Veiled in Flesh: The Incarnation; What it Means and Why it Matters." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
6
2019
Why are so many college kids -- including "exvangelicals" -- enthralled with electing homosexual progressive Pete Buttigieg as president? The answer lies in the sexual radicals' successful propaganda campaign. We'll talk about it. Plus: What is the importance of the words uttered by The Word, our Lord Jesus Christ? Evangelist Ray Comfort and I will discuss his new devotional, "Jesus in Red." That and more on Friday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
5
2019
Foxe's Book of Martyrs famously chronicled the bravery of Christians who died for Jesus Christ. But who are some of the martyrs we should know about today? I'll talk it over with Todd Nettleton from Voice of the Martyrs-USA, which is out with those stories in a new book, "Foxe Voices of the Martyrs." Plus: Catherine Glenn Foster from Americans United for Life explains why the Left is scrambling in the wake of this year's pro-life victories. Join us for Thursday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
4
2019
Where is America headed at a time when the country is warring against itself? Former Trump strategist Dr. Sebastian Gorka joins me to talk about it and his book, "The War for America's Soul." Plus: A Christian boarding school is under fire, and implications for other Christian schools could be enormous. Brad Dacus, president of Pacific Justice Institute, explains why on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Dec
3
2019
There is a new initiative to take on the Supreme Court's terrible decision to "redefine" marriage through the 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges case. I'll talk with David Fowler, president of the Family Action Council of Tennesse, about the new drive for "God Given Marriage." Plus: What can we learn from Hungary about the importance of the natural family? I'll talk about that and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Dec
2
2019
We owe our freedoms to the men who fought the American Revolution and who drafted and signed the Declaration of Independence. But the real American Revolution, as John Adams called it, was the moral one preceding our founding. Janet will discuss it with C. Bradley Thompson, professor of political philosophy at Clemson University and the executive director of the Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism. His book is called, "America's Revolutionary Mind: A Moral History of the American Revolution and the Declaration That Defined It." That and more on Monday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY
Nov
29
2019
From global warming to presidential polling, the Left likes to tell us that its positions are all based on "settled science." In fact, much of what they tell us is based on skewed statistics and dodgy data. Austin Ruse, president of the Center for Family and Human Rights, tells us more as we talk about his book, "Fake Science." Plus: What are the Christian roots of the great freedoms that we enjoy as Americans? John Bona joins me to talk about "The Liberty Book." That's next time on Friday's Janet Mefferd Today.
Nov
28
2019
Many Christians struggle to explain how dinosaurs fit into the biblical account – but is there sound science that explains God’s hand regarding these long-extinct creatures? Dr. Timothy Clarey joins me for a fascinating look at the evidence as we talk about his book, “Dinosaurs: Marvels of God’s Design.” Plus: What is the power of talk in a digital age? Sherry Turkle discusses it and her book, "Reclaiming Conversation." That's next time on Thursday's Janet Mefferd Today.
Nov
27
2019
How should we understand the human conscience in the light of God's Word? The biblical date on it is more extensive than you might think! Gary Brady joins me to discuss it and his book, "Candle in the Wind." Plus: Jake Hanson shares the incredible story of John Wesley as we discuss his book, "Crossing the Divide." That and more on Wednesday's JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
Nov
26
2019
That impeachment "nothing burger" may be backfiring on Democrats, as more polls are showing good news for President Trump heading into 2020. We'll talk about it. Plus: What can we learn from the villains of the Bible? Pastor Jeff Lucas joins me to discuss his book, "Notorious: An Integrated Study of the Rogues, Scoundrels and Scallywags of Scripture." That and more on the next JANET MEFFERD TODAY.
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