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    Jim Daly discusses the importance of being a r...

    Posted: April 23, 2014, 6:00 am



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    When I was a child, one of my favorite pastimes was playing on the teeter-totter in the nearby park. A kid would sit on each end of the board and bounce each other up and down. Sometimes the one who was down would stay there and leave his playmate stuck up in the air yelling to be let down. But the cruelest of all tricks was getting off the teeter-totter and running away when your friend was up in the air—he would come crashing down to the ground with a painful bump.

    Author: Joe Stowell
    Posted: April 24, 2014, 1:00 am

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    When I was a child, one of my favorite pastimes was playing on the teeter-totter …

    Posted: April 24, 2014, 5:00 am


  • Just Thinking

    Mon - Fri 1pm.

    Have you ever wondered why some temptations are much harder to say no to than others? What makes those allurements so attractive and can we find a way to change our desires? That’s today on Just Thinking with author and apologist Ravi Zacharias.
  • Insight For Living

    Mon - Sat 6pm.

    Apr 22, 2014 - Apr 24, 2014

    Hebrews 10:19-25

    Hebrews 10 commands Christians to “hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful” (Hebrews 10:23). But do you know what command follows it, written before the ink had dried on the first? “And let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds” (10:24).

    Strengthening Your Grip: Essentials in an Aimless World

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  • Living Truth

    Mon - Fri 9pm.

    Sin has become a barrier to fellowship with Him. It has become a barrier to experience of Him and to relationship with Him. And the foundation for everything else God has to give us is the fact that He first of all forgives us.
  • Money Wise

    Mon - Sat 5pm.

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    "Hey Howard" is a daily one-minute radio ministry of Compass-Finances God's Way. Each day, host Howard Dayton, answers listeners questions by taking a succinct, practical and biblical approach to every day financial issues.

    Howard gives suggestions and advice on how to best set up a father-son business.
    Author: Howard Dayton
    Posted: April 23, 2014, 12:00 pm


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  • Unshackled

    Mon/Wed/Sat 11pm

    3301 Carl Hatch: (Alcohol, Fear, Mental Illness) Carl's dad, chief of police, has a mental breakdown when Carl is a teenager. Feeling rejected, Carl attempts suicide twice by over-dosing on pills. Carl becomes an anti-social alcoholic. He goes to treatment and quits drinking. He is saved, marries and is a Paramedic when he learns about his dad's past.
  • The Story Teller

    Sat 3pm. and Sun 12pm.

    Podcast ImageRay recalls how his grandfather told him stories that were handed down from his people... stories that were very scary and brought fear to him as a child. He shares one of these along with the impact that it had on him then, and the perspective that he has about it now.
  • Keys For Kids

    Mon - Sat  7:30am & 7:30pm

    "Mom, may I go hike the nature trails with Jon?" Max asked.

    "Sure," Mom agreed. "Maybe you'll be able to tell him about Jesus again."

    "Maybe," Max replied. "He's a good kid, Mom, but he thinks it doesn't matter much what you believe as long as you live right and do good."

    "That's too bad," said Mom. "Nobody's goodness is good enough to enter into God's presence. There's only one way to God, and that's through His Son, Jesus Christ. Jesus is called the door, you know--not a door, but the door."

    "Yeah," said Max, "but Jon doesn't believe that. I'll try to tell him again."

    Max went to meet Jon, and the boys rode their bikes to the state park where there were several nature trails. They parked the bikes in the parking lot, went through the entrance gate, and began their hike.

    When they reached the top of a hill, the boys flopped to the ground to rest. "Look! I can see the parking lot." Jon pointed down the hill. "Let's cut through the woods and go down right here. That will get us to our bikes much quicker."

    "But there's only one gate into the park," said Max. "We'll have to use it."

    "Says who? Let's go," insisted Jon. He started down, and Max followed. They made good progress, but when they reached the bottom of the hill, a high, chain-link fence separated them from the parking lot. "I forgot about this fence!" said Jon.

    "I told you we had to go through the gate," said Max. "You didn't believe me, but that didn't change the fact. Let's get back to the path."

    "Yeah, well, if I had made this park, I'd have made more places to get in and out," grumbled Jon.

    "But you didn't make the park," replied Max.

    "Let's follow the fence to the gate," suggestedJon. "That way might be shorter."

    "We tried enough shortcuts," said Max, turning to go. Jon frowned but didn't argue. "Hey, Jon!"Max exclaimed. "Remember I told you that there's only one door to get into heaven? That's like there's only one gate into the park."

    Jon shook his head. "You're going to preach to me about Jesus again, aren't you? Forget it!'"

    "Okay," said Max, "but remember--not believing facts doesn't change them."

    How About You?
    Are you convinced that Jesus is the only way to heaven? God's Word says there is no other way, except through Him. Many people refuse to believe this truth, but that does not change the fact. If you want eternal life, you must choose God's way and receive Jesus as your personal Savior. He is the only door to heaven. (See the ABCs of Salvation at the right.)

    Today's Key Verse:
    (Jesus said) I am the door. If anyone enters by Me, he will be saved. (John 10:9)

    Today's Key Thought:
    Jesus is the way to heaven

  • Paws & Tales

    Sat 8am.

    Apr 18, 2014

    1 Peter 1:3

    C.J. thinks he knows everything about Easter. He's heard it all before. But he's never experienced an Easter like this! Discover with C.J. what it means to be a true believer of Jesus Christ.

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  • Kids Corner

    Tue 4pm.

    Episode Summary:

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to meet Jesus? Or to be in Jerusalem the very week Jesus was crucified and raised from the dead? You’re invited to explore the miracle of Easter on this week’s Kids Corner.

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    Verse: Matthew 28:6

    He is not here; he is risen, just as he said.

    What if someone said to you, “Oh, I know all about Easter.  It’s Easter baskets and chocolate bunnies and coloring eggs.”  What would you say?  Do you know how to talk about the real miracle of Easter?  If you’re not sure what you would say, here’s some help.

    The Easter story starts with God and how God created us.  God gives us each value and purpose; he wants to us to know him personally.  But when we sin, we can’t have a personal relationship with God.  What is sin?  Sin is anything (thoughts, actions, words, attitudes) that turns us away from God.  What is the result of sin?  Sin separates us from God—eternally, which means even after we die.

    Some people respond to this separation from God by denying there is a God or by doing lots of good works or by focusing on jobs or money or relationships with other people.  None of these will satisfy our deepest hunger to be with God. What can we do about our sin?

    Jesus is the only one who can bridge the gap between us and God.  He paid the price for our sins when he died on the cross on Good Friday, but he didn’t remain dead.  Jesus rose from the dead and conquered Satan and sin once and for all on Easter Sunday!  So how can we have a personal relationship with Jesus?  First, admit we are sinners and are separated from God by our own sins.  Then believe that Jesus is our Savior—he promises to forgive our sin.  Trust Jesus from now on to direct our lives to live for him, in him, and with him.

    That’s the real meaning of Easter—Jesus coming to earth to be one of us and to save us!  Jesus is the only meaning of Easter!  This year, if someone asks you about Easter and candy, be ready to talk about Jesus!  He’s the reason we celebrate!

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    Discussion Guide:

    Do you know how the early Christians greeted each other? They said, "He is risen. He is risen indeed." Having watched Jesus die on the cross and having seen him buried in a tomb, the fact that Jesus had risen from that grave was such a stunning event that it became their signature whenever they met. Jesus' resurrection was a dramatic, confirming revelation that Jesus truly was the Son of God.

    We pray that this retelling of the Easter story will help you to experience the amazing truth that "He is risen, He is risen indeed." And, that knowing this will give energy and urgency to your witness and confident hope for your future.

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