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Join John and Kathy for their daily mix of conversation, news, and laughs -- all through the lens of faith.

Join John and Kathy for their daily mix of conversation, news, and laughs -- all through the lens of faith.
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Join John and Kathy for their daily mix of conversation, news, and laughs -- all through the lens of faith.

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THE RIDE HOME - Monday December 9, 2019

12/9/2019
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We’re Misreading the Bible on Laziness Scripture warns against sloth—and against using it to explain away oppression. Christine Jeske is a professor of cultural anthropology at Wheaton College. She is the author of three books, including the forthcoming The Laziness Myth (Cornell).. Gracism - Toni Turner Ask the Pastor - Chris Marshall

Duration:01:54:12

The Ride Home - Friday December 6, 2019

12/6/2019
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Chris Pratt apologizes for posing with single-use plastic bottle (The Hill) Uber says 3,045 sexual assaults reported in US rides last year (NYT) Thankfulness GUEST Tim Muehlhoff The Friday Feature! Each week, we’ll give you a few recommendations of fun stuff you might consider that’ll get your out of your house and off your screen, as your weekend approaches. The Madonna and Child: how the early Christians regarded the infant Jesus ... GUEST Frederica Mathewes-Green It’s St Nicholas...

Duration:01:54:06

The Ride Home - Thursday Dec. 5, 2019

12/5/2019
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The Ride Home Thursday Dec. 5 On today’s show: Pastor Bill Glaze from Bethany Baptist Church (Homewood) talks about Holiday Stress Busters; author & columnist Salena Zito (11 years with Pgh. Tribune Review) talks about her New York Post article “Rust Belt voters on Trump: ‘I’d vote for him again in a heartbeat’”; and film critic Alissa Wilkinson (vox.com) joins John & Kathy to discuss the best films of 2019.

Duration:01:54:40

THE RIDE HOME - Wednesday December 4, 2019

12/4/2019
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Fake meat v Real meat: Millenials are gobbling down plant-based burgers, prompting meat producers to question to health benefits of ultra-processed imitations (NYT) Top 10 TV Shows of 2019 Pirates 41st GM Derek Shelton introduced to Pgh Media Thanksgiving Psalms (Psalm 130) ... GUEST Dr Tremper Longman Divorce is Contagious: You're 75% more likely to get divorced if you have a close friend whose marriage has also ended (HuffPo) 6 Golf courses have closed in the last year: what does that...

Duration:01:54:02

THE RIDE HOME - Tuesday December 3, 2019

12/3/2019
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Man Beards: Ben Roethlisberger's beard looks awful Are you particular about your pillow cases? What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas: should the famous slogan stay in place? (USA Today) Gender in Genesis 1:3 & China and the Swine Plague ... GUEST Jerry Bowyer ... Editor, TownHall Finance Advent .... GUEST Rev Terry Timm ... Christ Community Church of the South Hills Part 2: You should start your New Year's Resolutions now (NYT) ... GUEST Rev Terry Timm Part3: Brad Pitt & Anthony...

Duration:01:54:14

THE RIDE HOME - Monday December 2, 2019

12/2/2019
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Today is Cyber Monday: You buying anything? Steelers beat the hated Browns last night at Heinz Field after dropping the first game in the contest 2 weeks ago! This Week in the Nation’s Capitol: Surprise Thanksgiving trip to Afghanistan + Impeachment moves to Judiciary Cmte + Trump travels to London for NATO summit + New govt shutdown countdown. GUEST Greg Clugston ... SRN News White House Correspondent Sober-curious: Why is sobriety becoming cool? (CNET) Want to Get Into the Christmas...

Duration:01:54:14

THE RIDE HOME - Wednesday November 27, 2019

11/27/2019
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Bomb Cyclone and midwest Snow Snarl (WashPo) Giving Thanks when Life is Hard ... GUEST Rev Josh Brown ... Pastor, Bellefield Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Oakland district of Pittsburgh Advent starts this Sunday: why do we do it? (Vox) Things should be Harder ... GUEST Anne Kennedy Rite Aid gives former pharmacy building to Tarentum church (PG) Ranker: Vote on Everything — The Most Delicious Thanksgiving Side Dishes Giving Thanks ... GUEST Dr Curt Thompson The Irishman comes on...

Duration:01:54:14

THE RIDE HOME - Tuesday November 26, 2019

11/26/2019
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Turn Off Your Phone Challenge for Thanksgiving! The Things We Take for Granted - John Koessler 'Drunksgiving' is coming and is one of the biggest party nights of the year (CBS) The Destructive Wildfire We Must Fight - Carolyn Custis James The Destructive Wildfire We Must Fight ... GUEST Carolyn Custis James Biggest jewel heist ever in Dresden, Germany Turkey Trouble? At Butterball, Operators Are Still Standing By As Thanksgiving looms, no algorithm can comfort hordes of harried cooks...

Duration:01:54:15

THE RIDE HOME - Monday November 25, 2019

11/25/2019
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This Week in the Nations Capitol with Greg Clugston - Navy Secretary fired after Trump involvement in SEAL case - Bloomberg enters presidential race - Trump honors military dog in ISIS raid - Christmas tree arrives at WH **This Day in History: Nov. 25, 1984 — Some of the world's top musicians gather to record Band Aid's "Do They Know It's Christmas?" to raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia In light of Thanksgiving, what can current studies on gratitude teach us about personal...

Duration:01:54:15

THE RIDE HOME - Friday November 22, 2019

11/22/2019
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This Day in History: the deaths of JFK, CS Lewis, and Aldous Huxley (1963) Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: From the Heinz History Ctr ... GUEST Andy Masich Celeb bday (Scarlett Johanssen, Mark Ruffalo, Jamie Lee Curtis) It's Pittsburgh's Light Up Night ... + ... National Cranberry Relish Day The Week in Review Kanye West’s surprise gospel performance at TX prison “an egregious violation,” atheist group complains (FoxNews) End-of-year reflections…”another year is coming to a close at...

Duration:01:54:12

THE RIDE HOME - Thursday November 21, 2019

11/21/2019
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National Stuffing Day ... + ... When the next generation steps up for Thanksgiving (WSJ) The End of Babies: Something is stopping us from creating the families we claim to desire. But what? ... GUEST Dr Karen Swallow Prior ... professor in the English Department, Liberty University Director Permits, Licensing & Inspection ... Can God Change the Past? And what does that have to do with open theism? ... GUEST Roger E. Olson ... the Foy Valentine Professor of Christian Theology of Ethics at...

Duration:01:54:12

THE RIDE HOME - Wednesday November 20, 2019

11/20/2019
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Secret Santa: Psychologist calls for employers to implement strict spending limit after millennials say it causes anxiety (Wash Examiner) How Can I Know if I’m Wasting My Life? ... GUEST Chad Ashby ... pastor of College Street Baptist Church in Newberry, SC Are your jeans red or blue? Shopping America’s Partisan Divide (WSJ) Death of Washington County’s Samuel Minor, her dad ... GUEST Marcia Minor Opp ... The Springhouse US Senate unanimously approves Measure backing Hong Kong protestors...

Duration:01:54:15

The Ride Home - Tuesday November 19, 2019

11/19/2019
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What is really happening in Hong Kong? Brynne Lawrence from China Aid The Characters of Christmas - The unlikely people caught up in the story of Jesus -Daniel Darling ... Vice President for Communications for the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention (ERLC) It's Just a Chicken Sandwich... Or Is It? We go to the phones and hear listeners opinions on Chic Fil A's new donation approach. We want and need the power of God in our churches and communities -...

Duration:01:54:10

THE RIDE HOME - Monday November 18, 2019

11/18/2019
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Pirates new GM Ben Cherington gives presser w Pres Travis Williams and owner Bob Nutting ... + ... death of Vera Clemente This Week in the Nation’s Capitol (Week 2 of public impeachment hearings ... + ... Supreme Court has 2 pending cases involving Trump's taxes ... + ...House alleges Trump lied in Mueller's Russia investigation ... + ... End of 2019 time crunch for Congress ) ... GUEST Greg Clugston, SRN White House Correspondent Chick-fil-A To Stop Donations To Charities With Anti-LGBT...

Duration:01:54:14

THE RIDE HOME - Friday November 15, 2019

11/15/2019
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Your Weekend has Begun ... + ... What the heck happened in Cleveland last night after the Steelers/Browns game? ... + ... Watch Nick Foles Preach About Perseverance and Against the Prosperity Gospel During a Press Conference (Relevant) Humility Is Not Hating Yourself: The Joy of Self-Forgetfulness ... GUEST Gavin Ortlund ... senior pastor at First Baptist Church of Ojai in Ojai, CA ... He writes regularly at Soliloquium It’s time for The Friday Feature! Each week, we’ll give you a few...

Duration:01:54:14

THE RIDE HOME - Tuesday November 12, 2019

11/12/2019
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John Christ ... + ... James MacDonald ... + ... Crown Mike as Snow Contest Champion To Love Honor and Vacuum ... GUEST Sheila Wray Gregoire ... has been married for 25 yrs and happily married for 20! She’s written 8 books about sex & marriage ... “We want to do the biggest research project on sex and marriage from a Christian perspective that has ever been done” Last week, The Daily was not the paper that Northwestern students deserve (The Daily Northwestern) Lament Psalms: the first in a...

Duration:01:54:15

THE RIDE HOME - Monday November 11, 2019

11/11/2019
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Today is Veteran’s Day ... Help Wanted: VA struggles to fill hospital jobs. It has 49K opening across the country (WashPo) Veterans Day 2019: It’s Not Your Fault — Combat veterans are national treasures who deserve our constant support, compassion & respect ... GUEST Tom Sileo ... is co-author of “8 Seconds of Courage: A Soldier's Story from Immigrant to the Medal of Honor” and “Fire in My Eyes: An American Warrior's Journey from Being Blinded on the Battlefield to Gold Medal...

Duration:01:54:14

THE RIDE HOME - Friday November 8, 2019

11/8/2019
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Your Weekend has Begun ... + ... The long walk to Florida ... GUEST Gary Agate ... President, PitCare Should clapping be banned? New Films to get out and See (pre-recorded) ... GUEST Alissa Wilkinson ... is the film critic at Vox.com & been writing about film & culture since 2006 ... her work has appeared at Rolling Stone, The Washington Post, Vulture, RogerEbert.com, The Atlantic, and lots of places too numerous to name ... Alissa is a member of the NY Film Critics Circle, a 2017-18 Art...

Duration:01:54:15

The Ride Home - The Long Journey Home

11/8/2019
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The Long Journey Home with Andrew & Norine Brunson

Duration:00:41:02

The Ride Home - Thursday November 7, 2019

11/7/2019
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This Day in History, Nov. 7, 2000: In one of the closest US presidential elections, Republican George W Bush and Democrat Al Gore wound up in almost a dead heat. The power of couples praying together ... GUEST Rev Bill Glaze ... Bethany Baptist Church, Homewood, Pa Barometer of despair': Birthrate falls as millennial's fear climate apocalypse (Yahoo News) When Parenting Isn’t Enjoyable GUEST ... Kristen Wetherell ... wife, mother, and writer ... She is the author of “Fight Your Fears” and...

Duration:01:54:03