- Family and Children
- Focus On The Family
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Focus on the Family Broadcast
Focus on the Family is a half-hour daily dose of encouragement and advice for the family with Jim Daly and John Fuller. Focus on the Family began airing in 1977. It is now carried daily on 2,000 radio outlets in the United States and has become one of today's most recognized Christian radio programs.On this lighthearted broadcast, authors Laura Schupp and Erin Smalley offer h...Posted: May 18, 2018, 6:00 am
- Our Daily Bread
Our Daily Bread
In 1960, six-year-old Ruby Bridges was the first African-American child to integrate an all-white public elementary school in the American South. Every day for months, federal marshals escorted Ruby past a mob of angry parents shouting curses, threats and insults at her. Safely inside, she sat in a classroom alone with Barbara Henry, the only teacher willing to instruct her while parents kept their children from attending school with Ruby.
Noted child psychologist Robert Coles met with Ruby for several months to help her cope with the fear and stress she experienced. He was amazed by the prayer Ruby said every day as she walked to school and back home. “Please, God, forgive them because they don’t know what they’re doing” (Luke 23:34).
The words of Jesus spoken from the cross were stronger than the hatred and insults hurled at Him. In the most agonizing hours of His life, our Lord demonstrated the radical response He taught His followers: “Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you . . . . Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful” (Luke 6:27–28,
This remarkable approach is possible only as we consider the powerful love Jesus has given us – love stronger than even the deepest hatred.
Ruby Bridges helped show us the way.Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:00 am
Mon/Wed/Sat 11pm3514 Charles Akins Classic (Black Entrepreneur, Drugs) Fiercely independent and successful at a very young age, Charles seemed to have it all. But after a few years he squandered it all away with a drug problem. Feeling apathetic and hopeless, he attempts suicide by wandering overnight outside in the freezing cold hoping to freeze to death. Miraculously, he survives and comes to realize Gods love and purpose for his life.
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