After the Resurrection

After the Resurrection

At the moment of Jesus’ death, the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook and the rocks split. What does the tearing of the curtain in the temple mean? How many days did Jesus appear to people after His resurrection, and how many people at once saw him after the resurrection? We spend a lot of time before Easter learning about the suffering and death of Jesus for our sins, but do we know as much about what Jesus did after He rose bodily from the dead? Some years ago I prepared a resurrection quiz. Today we’ll talk about the days after His resurrection and why Family Shield Ministries wants to equip individuals and their families to know, grow and go for Christ....
Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses

What do Jehovah’s Witnesses teach and believe that’s different from the Body of Christ? Why would an active Jehovah’s Witness decide to leave the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society? Why does leaving the Jehovah’s Witnesses cause family conflict? And why are some ex-Jehovah’s Witnesses disfellowshipped? Join us today as I interview Dr. Jeff Schwehm, an ex-Jehovah’s Witness who has ministered to and helped many ex-Witnesses since he left the organization. https://familyshieldministries.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/FSM_Mar_20_18.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...
Dealing with Drugs

Dealing with Drugs

Where do parents go for help when they suspect that their child is taking drugs? What signs and symptoms should we watch for? How can parents find resources that will help? And what should we do when we know our child is on drugs? My guest today is Linda Hermann. Linda is a licensed professional counselor that works for Marriage and Family Institute. She has an extensive background in helping teens and their families. https://familyshieldministries.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/FSM_Mar_12_18.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...
Reaching Millennials and Involving Them in Congregations

Reaching Millennials and Involving Them in Congregations

“And these words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart; and you shall teach them diligently to your sons and daughters, and talk to them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up.”(Deuteronomy 6:6-8). The church faces many challenges in today’s world. How can congregations reach and engage millenials and help them raise their children to know and love Jesus? Why is teaching the faith at home so important? What is the church’s role in faith formation? And how does the church partner with the home to strengthen today’s families? Stay tuned today as we talk about strong families produce lasting faith. My guest is Ben Froedenberg, director of Concordia Center for the Family, and...
Pentecost

Pentecost

What is Pentecost? Why do Christians believe Pentecost represents the birth of the church? What happened at Pentecost? What languages, or tongues, did the apostles and disciples speak in, and what did they say? Why is the Holy Spirit so important to us as Christians? Join us today as I interview Rev. Randy Asburry, pastor of Hope Lutheran Church in St. Louis, Missouri. We’ll talk about Pentecost. https://familyshieldministries.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/01-2018-02-02_kay-n-randy-asburry_rev.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...