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  • Tribulation to Triumph: The Olivet Discourse | February 20, 2024

    Dr. Richard Schmidt is the Pastor of Union Grove Baptist Church and also heads Prophecy Focus Ministries. He is the speaker on the WVCY-TV program Prophecy Focus and the radio program Prophecy Unfolding. Prior to his current pastoral ministry, he spent 32 years in law enforcement including becoming Acting Sheriff of Milwaukee County in 2017 until his retirement in 2019. He is the author of several books including the one being discussed today, Tribulation to Triumph: The Olivet Discourse.
  • News Roundup & Comment | February 16, 2024

    The stories flowed quickly as Jim had much to share on yet another edition of the Round-Up. Here’s the bulk of the stories mentioned during the first quarter hour:
    –On Tuesday, the House narrowly voted to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas.
    –Wisconsin Congressman Mike Gallagher announced that he will not be seeking re-election this year. He voted against the impeachment of Alejandro Mayorkas.
  • Indoctrinating Our Children to Death | February 15, 2024

    What is happening under the guise of public education is both frightening and appalling. Last Fall we learned of a Christian student who filed a religious discrimination lawsuit indicating she was ordered by Chicago Public School staff members to meditate during a required quiet time. She was told to bow to deity that she didn’t recognize and to internalize mantras in order to reach “Zen.”
  • Israel’s War Against Hamas Update | February 14, 2024

    This Crosstalk featured the return of Dr. Jimmy DeYoung Jr. Dr. DeYoung is a speaker, teacher, Mideast guide, videographer and speaker on Prophecy Today. He lived and worked in Jerusalem for many years, is a fully credentialed journalist and has led numerous tours to Israel.
  • News Roundup & Comment | February 9, 2024

    Here’s a sample of the many stories Jim rolled out to get listeners caught up on the news. Listeners were given their chance to comment as well.
    –The Supreme Court seems poised to allow former President Trump to remain on the Colorado ballot and expressing deep concerns about permitting a single state to disqualify the leading Republican candidate from seeking national offices.
  • “Religion and Science” Weekend | February 8, 2024

    Jay Seegert is the founder & managing director for The Starting Point Project. He holds degrees in both Physics and Engineering Technology. Jay is an international speaker and author. He conducts trips to the Grand Canyon and is President of Logos Research Associates, the world’s largest group of scientists who are Christians and biblical creationists. He’s speaker for the Creation Science Association of Fiji and has been speaking on science and the authority of Scripture for nearly 4 decades.
  • Essential Archaeological Guide to Bible Lands | February 7, 2024

    Many skeptics feel the Bible is a fairy tale or myth. Some claim it can’t be trusted because it’s full of contradictions and errors. Still others doubt the locations and events that the Bible describes. While the historical accuracy of the Bible has fallen under increased scrutiny and has been a topic of debate, new archaeological discoveries from an expanding host of ancient sites found in Bible lands continue to provide evidence pertaining to questions of reliability.
  • How to Brainwash a Nation | February 6, 2024

    Recently Jim reported on some startling figures indicating that nearly 30% of Gen-Z’ers are identifying as LGBTQ+. In some areas, Social Services are removing minor children from parents because they believe parents are not affirming. The Daily Caller is running a story today regarding audio they’ve obtained of a psychologist at a medical training summit in 2022. This psychologist indicated that it’s parents who do not affirm their child’s gender identity as having a mental illness.
  • The Unravelling Border | February 5, 2024

    Andrew Arthur is Resident Fellow in Law and Policy for the Center for Immigration Studies. He began his legal career through the Attorney General’s Honors Program as a clerk to an Administrative Law Judge in the Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer at the United States Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review.
  • News Roundup & Comment | February 2, 2024

    Below is a brief look at a number of key stories presented by Jim from this week’s broadcast: Earlier this week, Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri grilled Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Meta (formerly Facebook), at a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting. Jim provided audio from the exchange. A bipartisan bill to slash taxes for businesses and enhance the child tax credit is a step closer to becoming law.
  • Disease X | February 1, 2024

    Alex Newman is an award-winning international freelance journalist, author, researcher, educator and consultant. He is senior editor for The New American. He is co-author of Crimes of the Educators, author of Deep State: The Invisible Government Behind the Scenes and the new book, Indoctrinating Our Children to Death. He’s also founder of Liberty Sentinel.
  • LGBTQ+ Agenda Continues Its Advancement | January 31, 2024

    Increasingly, the push for full acceptance and promotion of the LGBTQ+ agenda is advancing. In fact, According to one poll, 28% of Gen-Z adults are identifying as LGBTQ. The result? Women’s sports are being decimated and dominated by men who are identifying as women. Leading up to the Super Bowl, the NFL is committed to bowing to the diversity, equity and inclusion movement as it will be hosting the third annual, “A Night of Pride” with GLAAD during Super Bowl Week.
  • News Roundup & Comment | January 26, 2024

    Here are some of the headlines that Jim shared: Trump backs Abbot, urges states to provide Texas full support to secure southern border
    Biden Administration has released 6.2 million illegal migrants into U.S. in 3 years, often through parole loophole
    Mom sues DHS for $100M after daughter raped, killed by suspected migrant MS-13 member
  • Deceiving and Being Deceived | January 25, 2024

    Mike Gendron is the Founder and Director of Proclaiming the Gospel Ministry. Mike was a devout Roman Catholic for over 3 decades and was taught to rely upon the authority of the church above all else. Mike searched the Scriptures and was amazed to find that what he read in Scripture contradicted the teaching and tradition of the church he had been a part of for so long.
  • The Violence of Islam | January 23, 2024

    Usama Dakdok is the Founder of the Straight Way of Grace Ministry. He is the speaker on the daily radio broadcast Revealing the Truth About Islam. He speaks fluent Arabic and has translated the Quran into English.
  • Middle East & World Conflict | January 22, 2024

    Last week we passed the 100 day mark since Hamas launched its attack on Israel followed by Israel’s war in response. So much has been learned since that time as Israel continues to root-out Hamas as they know that it’s impossible to have peace with this terrorist group.
  • WEF- The Push for World Governance | January 18, 2024

    The World Economic Forum is happening right now in Davos, Switzerland (Jan 15-19, 2024). They convened under the theme “Rebuilding Trust.” The program consists of four interconnected thematic priorities: 1) Achieving security and cooperation in a fractured world, 2) Creating growth and jobs for a new era, 3) Artificial intelligence as a driving force for the economy and society, and 4) A long-term strategy for climate, nature and energy.

  • Standing for Life in Critical Times | January 17, 2024

    Brad Mattes is President of Life Issues Institute which was founded in 1991 to serve the educational needs of the pro-life movement. Brad is the host of Life Issues which is a daily radio commentary, and the host of the weekly Straight Talk on Life Issues, and has produced numerous radio specials standing for life.
  • Foundational Truths | January 16, 2024

    It’s not unusual to hear about entire homes that have collapsed due to an insufficient foundation. So here’s a question: As it applies to your life, how strong is your spiritual foundation? What about the spiritual foundation of your family? Sadly, there have been tragedies due to a lack of a sure foundation even in Christian homes.
  • Christian Persecution Abounds | January 15, 2024

    From Stephen to the Apostle Paul to a man named Jason who assisted Paul, for 2,000 years, followers of Jesus Christ have been persecuted. Paul told Timothy that those who live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. What we must realize is that persecution isn’t simply something that happened during biblical times.
  • News Roundup & Comment | January 12, 2024

    From war in the Middle East to Hunter Biden, Crosstalk covers it all. Here’s a sample of what Jim presented this week from the news desk: Tomorrow, in Washington, D.C., Hamas supporters are planning a big jihad jamboree at the National Mall called, “The March on Washington for Gaza.” It’s being sponsored by every jihadi partner of the Muslim Brotherhood in America.
  • The Border: Trafficking, Terrorism and Trauma | January 11, 2024

    Last week, Speaker of the House Mike Johnson led the largest congressional delegation ever to the border. It consisted of 64 House Republicans representing 26 states and one U.S. territory. He said that there’s no order at the border. It’s completely open and what was seen was so alarming, it would break the hearts of every American and infuriate them as well.
  • Globalist Agenda: Looking Back, Looking Forward | January 10, 2024

    The globalist agenda never gives up. It backs off for a while only to be repackaged in another wrapper. However, its goals always remain the same because it strikes at national sovereignty, taking every opportunity to gain central power in its desire to dominate the lives and liberties of people around the world. To prove this point via the latest news on this subject, Jim welcomed back Gary Kah. Gary is founder and director of Hope for the World. Gary is Editor of Hope for the World Update. He’s an author and former Europe & Middle East Trade Specialist for the Indiana State Government.
  • 2024 Presidential Election: Voting Begins | January 9, 2024

    This Monday, January 15, the Republican caucus gets underway in Iowa. After that comes the New Hampshire primary on January 23rd. That is followed by the Democratic primary in South Carolina on February 3rd. Nevada is next with their caucus and then Michigan votes on February 27th. Super Tuesday is March 5th, the Republican convention is in July, the Democrats have their convention in August and it all wraps up on election day which is November 5th.