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TCO 8/20/16: Is God Judging Our Nation?

This week Georgene Rice sits in for host Don Kroah. In the show: Rice talks with The Heritage Foundation's Edmund Haislmaier about Aetna pulling out of Obamacare. Pastor Albert Mohler warns us about California Senate Bill 1146. Don Kroah speaks with Christina Holcombe of the Alliance Defending Freedom about anti-Christian action being taken by the Civil Rights Commission in Iowa. Rice interviews John Zmirak of "The Stream" about ISIS. Frank Sontag talks with John Stonestreet of "Breakpoint...


TCO 8/13/16: Higher Christian Education in the Crosshairs

A bill in California threatens to shut down Christian higher education as we know it. Tampa Bay’s Bill Bunkley speaks with William Jessup University’s Eric Hogue and Los Angeles’ Frank Sontag speaks with President of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Albert Mohler about the anti-Christian legislation. What are chimeras and why should we care? Portland’s Georgene Rice talks with the National Institute of Health’s Chuck Donavan about this wacky, but very serious, scientific...


TCO 8/6/16: "Raising a Child Who Prays"

John Hall and Kathy Emmons interview economist and author Jerry Bowyer about his take on the Democratic National Convention from last week. Mark Elfstrand does the same with Mark Caleb Smith, professor at Cedarville University, whose insight into the convention is first hand. Eric Metaxas speaks with author Joel Pollack of “See No Evil” to discuss the state of free speech in the country. Kevin McCullough talked with David Ireland, author of “Raising a Child Who Prays,” about teaching your...


TCO 7/30/16: The Divided Democratic Convention

Senator Marco Rubio joins Tampa Bay host Bill Bunkley to discuss his impressions of the Democratic Convention. Paul Kengor of Grove City College talks with Don Kroah about a distressing message the came from the co-founder of PayPal at the GOP Convention. Pastor John MacArthur tells Los Angeles host Frank Sontag why he is very concerned about an anti-religous liberty bill making its way through the California legislature. Cliff May of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies explains...


TCO 7/23/16: Should Evangelicals Support a Trump Candidacy?

Pro-family author and commentator Rebecca Hagelin joined the Eric Mextaxas Show to speak candidly about her difficult decision to back a Trump candidacy. Frank Sontag spoke with long time Chaplain for the Los Angeles Police Department Ken Crawford about racial tensions in America. Bill Carl, filling in for Tampa host Bill Bunkley, interviewed Pastor Jomo Cousins about the same theme. Sontag discussed the latest on gender identity in America with Owen Strachan of Midwest Baptist Theological...


TCO 7/16/16: "Brand Luther" and the Birth of Protestantism

Don Kroah turns to Richard Land, president of the Southern Evangelical Seminary in Charlotte NC, to discuss the Dallas shooting. Charmaine Yoest, president of Americans United for Life, joins Kevin McCullough on his program to continue the conversation on Dallas. Dr. Tony Evans shares his thoughts on what the role of the church should be in today's society with all of its troubles. Georgene Rice speaks with Denise Shick of Help 4 Families about the pace and scope of the change regarding...


TCO 7/9/16: "The Fractured Republic: Renewing America’s Social Contract in the Age of Individualism"

Georgene Rice spoke with Ken Klukowski of the "First Liberty Institute" about a case that the Supreme Court refused to hear and why that is important for those concerned with religious freedom. How has the Supreme Court become more activist over the years and how has that been detrimental? Carmen Fowler LaBerge talked with Mat Staver of the Liberty Counsel. Bill Bunkley spoke with Bruce Hausknect of Focus on the Family about what we can expect now from the pro-abortion lobby. Don Kroah...


TCO 7/2/16: Supreme Court Strikes Down Pro-Life Law

President of Biola University Barry Corey joined Frank Sontag in Los Angeles to talk about a California bill that threatens the religious liberty of Christian schools. The Pacific Justice Institute's Brad Dacus spoke with Craig Roberts in San Francisco about the California bill. Penny Nance, CEO and president of Concerned Women for America, talked with Kevin McCullough in New York City about the Supreme Court's decision to strike down a bill protecting women's health. The Director of the...


TCO 6/25/16: Did Jesus Have a Wife?

John Lott, author of "The War on Guns: Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies" joined Georgene Rice. Author and commentator Joe Murray continued the discussion on gun control with Craig Roberts. Eric Metaxas talked about what it will take to preserve the American republic in relation to his new book "If You Can Keep It" with Mark Elfstrand. Elaine Donnelly, president of the Center for Military Readiness, told Don Kroah why she is opposed to women being drafted. Jim Daly, president of...


TCO 6/18/16: Mourn with Those Who Mourn

Georgene Rice turned to the Heritage Foundation's Peter Brookes to discuss the terror attack in Orlando. Bill Bunkley was joined by Sebastian Gorka, author of "Defeating Jihad." Kevin McCullough asked former New York City Police Commissioner Bernie Kerik if we are safer today from terrorist attacks than before. Mat Staver of the Liberty Counsel was a guest on Don Kroah's program to argue that Christians are not to blame for the attack. Bob Burney shared what happened when a doctor...


TCO 6/11/16: The Numerous Benefits of Marriage

Dr. Samuel Gregg, director of research at the Acton Institute, joined the Georgene Rice Show to discuss how socialism brings countries to ruin. David Curry of Open Doors talked with Mark Elfstrand about how ISIS is eliminating Christians in the Middle East. Dr. Everett Piper, president of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, sat down with Bill Bunkley to talk about political correctness on college campuses. Liberty University Professor Dr. Karen Swallow Prior offers John & Kathy a new perspective...


TCO 6/4/16: "The Faith of Christopher Hitchens"

In a special edition of The Christian Outlook we look at the life and legacy of one of the most prominent atheists, the late Christopher Hitchens who died of esophageal cancer in 2011. We look at his life through the lens of Larry Taunton of "Fixed Point" ministries, a man who not only debated Hitchens, but who befriended him as well. Taunton wrote of his friendship with Hitchens in his book "The Faith of Christopher Hitchens." He describes how Hitchens' atheism just didn't fit the full...


TCO 5/28/16: "Unparalleled: How Christianity's Uniqueness Makes it Compelling"

Kevin McCullough turns to Owen Strachan of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood to discuss the gender revolution in the U.S. Albert Mohler speaks about the United Methodist Church and the sexual revolution. Lisa Anderson of Focus on the Family joins Mark Elfstrand to discuss the latest statistic that only 22 percent of millennials attend church. Elfstrand interviews Russell Moore of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission on the same topic. Sean McDowell is trying to reach out...


TCO 5/21/16: The Life and Martyrdom of Olympic Runner Eric Liddell

Don Kroah speaks with Focus on the Family's Bruce Hausknecht about the new bathroom policy being forced on public schools by the Obama administration. Georgene Rice turns to John Malcolm of the Heritage Foundation to learn more about how the Obama administration is blackmailing the public schools into complying with its extreme, sexual agenda. Craig Roberts wraps up the same topic with columnist Joe Murray. Rice sorts out a small win for religious liberty in the courts with Maureen...


TCO 5/14/16: "You Are What You Love"

Mark Elfstrand interviewed National Review’s David French about the possibility of a third party candidate jumping into the presidential race. Elfstrand talked with Kerby Anderson of Probe Ministries about the importance of voting even if you can’t vote for the highest office in the land. Georgene Rice spoke with John Pudaite of Bibles for the World about the International Day of Prayer for the Unreached. Rice also spoke with Chris Gacek of the Family Research Council about the federal...


TCO 5/7/16: "Every Bitter Thing Is Sweet"

Talk show host Kevin McCullough joined the Eric Metaxas Show to give his analysis on Donald Trump's primary win in Indiana. President of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Albert Mohler explains why Trump's win is rather sobering. The American Family Association's Walker Wildmon tells why his organization started a boycott against Target's bathroom policy. David French of the National Review discussed the Target boycott with John & Kathy. Bob Hall and Bruce Feathers are working to...


TCO 4/30/16: "The Road to Character"

Don Kroah turned to columnist and author Cal Thomas to discuss Donald Trump's first serious foreign policy speech. Herb London of the London Center for Policy Research joined the guest host Greg Thornbury of King's College to talk about the severe damage Trump is doing to the Republican Party and the nation. Kroah spoke with Father Frank Pavone about a Supreme Court case that will have a tremendous impact on abortion. Bob Burney reported on the staggering loss of lives in China due to...


TCO 4/23/16: The Power of the Gospel to Redeem Sinners

Don Kroah spoke with Paul Kengor of Grove City College and Donald Lambro of the Washington Times about the state of the Republican race for president since the New York primary. Georgene Rice turned to national security expert Sebastian Gorka to learn more about Russian fighter jets buzzing U.S. ships. Eric Metaxas spoke with Jason Gay of the Wall Street Journal about basketball phenomenon Stephan Curry. Anne Rice of the Restored Hope Network was on the Georgene Rice show to talk about the...


TCO 4/16/16: The Fight for Religious Freedom

Dr. Michael Brown, host of "Line of Fire," spoke with Don Kroah about the threat to religious liberty. Craig Roberts turned to Pastor Andrew Chavarrilla, executive director of the Truth and Liberty Foundation, to discuss whether the church is really up for the fight for religious liberty. Don Kroah interviewed Bishop Garland Hunt about Georgia Governor Nathan Deal's veto of a religious protection bill. Owen Strachan, president of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, joined Bob...


TCO 4/9/16: TCO 4/9/16: Religious Liberty in the Crosshairs

Bill Bunkley spoke with Bruce Hausknect--a judicial analyst for Focus on the Family--about recent attacks on religious liberty. Erick Erickson joined Georgene Rice to discuss the attacks on our First Amendment. Dr. Tony Evans has a warning for Americans. He was on the Bill Bunkley Show. Author Rosaria Butterfield joined Eric Metaxas to discuss the delicate issues of human sexuality and sin. Kelsey Harkness, writer for the Daily Signal, has been covering why some banks are refusing to make...