The World And Everything In It


The World and Everything in It

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The World and Everything in It is an Apple Podcasts top 100 News program delivering essential headlines, field reporting, interviews, and expert analysis every weekday. Hear original coverage such as a weekly overview of every Supreme Court case, biblical cultural analysis, and key international stories.

Oct
29
10.29.20 Real estate boom, water on Earth, and police horses

Katie Gaultney reports on the real estate boom prompted by the pandemic; Mary Reichard talks to astrophysicist Jeff Zweerink about new secular science research that aligns with the Bible’s account of creation; and Myrna Brown catches up with two police horses in their first few weeks on the job. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, chutes and candypults, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Bible Visuals International, Helping Children See Jesus! by equipping you with lessons, stories and songs. Biblevisuals.org And from Dordt University. Ranked #1 in the nation for student engagement by The Wall Street Journal, Dordt informs, inspires, and challenges students. dordt.edu.

Oct
28
10.28.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and harvesting social media

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to professor Mark Caleb Smith about this year’s unusual presidential campaign and its potential to set new trends; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg talks to young farmers cultivating a following on social media. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Bible Visuals International, Helping Children See Jesus! by equipping you with lessons, stories and songs. Biblevisuals.org And from Dordt University. Ranked #1 in the nation for student engagement by The Wall Street Journal, Dordt informs, inspires, and challenges students. dordt.edu.

Oct
27
10.27.20 Voting records, China’s reach, and hiking cross country

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the prevalence of get out the vote messaging and its role in record early voting numbers; Mary Reichard talks to Mindy Belz about China’s effort to discredit one of its most prominent overseas critics; and Jenny Rough meets a family of homeschoolers hiking across the country together. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson, one scary year, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Bible Visuals International, Helping Children See Jesus! by equipping you with lessons, stories and songs. Biblevisuals.org And from Dordt University. Ranked #1 in the nation for student engagement by The Wall Street Journal, Dordt informs, inspires, and challenges students. dordt.edu.  

Oct
26
10.26.20 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in a fight over water at the Supreme Court; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to financial analyst David Bahnsen about the latest economic numbers; and on History Book, Katie Gaultney reports on significant events from the past. Plus: commentary from Marvin Olasky, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Bible Visuals International, Helping Children See Jesus by equipping you with lessons, stories and songs. Biblevisuals.org And from Dordt University. Ranked #1 in the nation for student engagement by The Wall Street Journal, Dordt informs, inspires, and challenges students. dordt.edu.

Oct
23
10.23.20 Culture Friday, What Killed Michael Brown?, and Word Play

On Culture Friday, Mary Reichard and Myrna Brown talk to John Stonestreet about Pope Francis, civil unions, and the sanctity of marriage; Megan Basham reviews the documentary What Killed Michael Brown?; and on Word Play, George Grant spell-checks the Constitution. Plus: running while pregnant, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook.com. Great gifts for everyone on your list.

Oct
22
10.22.20 Third parties, the Artemis Accords, and training police horses

Anna Johansen reports on why some voters cast ballots for so-called third party candidates and what effect that might have on the election; Bonnie Pritchett explains the new, other-worldly international agreement known as the Artemis Accords; and Myrna Brown meets a man in Kentucky whose Christian college program helps train police horses. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, an uncrushable bug, a preview of this week’s Listening In, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook.com. Christian books, Bibles, music, toys, and gifts.

Oct
21
10.21.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and searching for a diagnosis

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to political analyst Kyle Kondik about how Democrats have slowly chipped away at the GOP Senate majority; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Kim Henderson revisits a young woman searching for a diagnosis for the condition that has kept her wheelchair-bound her entire life. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, a long-legged record, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook.com. Great gifts at great values—just a click away at Christianbook.com

Oct
20
10.20.20 Immigration policy, the Electoral College, and civics lessons

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the current debate over immigration policy and explains why it hasn’t played as much of a role in this election as it did in 2016; Mary Reichard talks to WORLD’s Kyle Ziemnick about the possibility of an Electoral College tie; and Paul Butler takes excerpts from Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing for an important civics lesson. Plus: commentary from Whitney Williams, a big publishing error, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook.com. Hundreds of thousands of gifts at your fingertips

Oct
19
10.19.20 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in a clash of computer titans before the Supreme Court; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to financial analyst David Bahnsen about the latest economic news; and on History Book, Katie Gaultney recounts significant events from the past. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook.com. Great gifts for everyone on your list.

Oct
16
10.16.20 Culture Friday, Ted Lasso, and Charles Billingsley

On Culture Friday, Nick Eicher and Myrna Brown talk to John Stonestreet about Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing; Megan Basham reviews the new streaming series, Ted Lasso; and Myrna talks to worship leader Charles Billingsley about his bout with COVID-19. Plus: the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Samaritan Ministries. A community of Christians who will care for you spiritually and financially when you have a medical need. samaritanministries.org/world And from Dordt University. Students can apply to Dordt to study nursing, agriculture, engineering, social work and more—all taught from a Christian perspective. dordt.edu/apply

Oct
15
10.15.20 Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, COVID side-effects, and a French feast

Jill Nelson reports on the history behind the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan; Kent Covington explains why doctors are worried about some of the potential long-term health effects of COVID-19; and Jenny Lind Schmitt attends a special feast in France. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, Denmark cracks down on speeding e-scooters, a preview of this week’s Listening In, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Samaritan Ministries. Samaritan members care for one another by praying, encouraging and sharing health care costs- all without the use of insurance. samaritanministries.org/world And from Dordt University. Students can apply to Dordt to study nursing, agriculture, engineering, social work and more—all taught from a Christian perspective. dordt.edu/apply

Oct
14
10.14.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and outdoor hospitality

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard and Jamie Dean talk about Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett; on World Tour, Nick Eicher and Mary Reichard report on international news; and Bonnie Pritchett meets one of the volunteers who helps keep Texas state parks running smoothly. Plus: commentary from WORLD founder Joel Belz, a great big pumpkin, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Samaritan Ministries, a Biblical solution to healthcare. There are no networks, it’s affordable, and you can join today. samaritanministries.org/world And from Dordt University. Students can apply to Dordt to study nursing, agriculture, engineering, social work and more—all taught from a Christian perspective. dordt.edu/apply

Oct
13
10.13.20 State elections, Big Tech breakup, and God’s Girls Knitters

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on some of the significant races happening at the state level this year; Mary Reichard talks to Jason Thacker about the push to break up Big Tech; and Kim Henderson spends a morning with a group of women who knit to spread God’s love around the world. Plus: commentary from Marvin Olasky, aggressive raccoons take on the media, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Dordt University. Students can apply to Dordt to study nursing, agriculture, engineering, social work and more—all taught from a Christian perspective. dordt.edu/apply. And from Samaritan Ministries. A community of Christians who will care for you spiritually and financially when you have a medical need samaritanministries.org/world

Oct
12
10.12.20 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard dives into the first oral arguments of the new Supreme Court term; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to financial analyst David Bahnsen about the possibility of another round of economic stimulus; and on History Book, Katie Gaultney recounts significant events from the past. Plus: commentary from Andrée Seu Peterson, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Dordt University. Students can apply to Dordt to study nursing, agriculture, engineering, social work and more—all taught from a Christian perspective. dordt.edu/apply. And from Samaritan Ministries. Samaritan members care for one another by praying, encouraging and sharing health care costs - all without the use of insurance. samaritanministries.org/world

Oct
9
10.9.20 Culture Friday, The Light Between Oceans, and Listener Feedback

On Culture Friday, Nick Eicher and Myrna Brown talk to John Stonestreet about the vice presidential debate and what we learned about each candidate’s positions; Megan Basham reviews the 2016 film The Light Between Oceans; and we listen to what you have to say about the program on Listener Feedback. Plus: Subway’s not-quite bread, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook-dot-com. Hundreds of thousands of gifts at your fingertips—Christianbook-dot-com. From Maranatha Baptist University. Flexible, biblical, engaging online options, from high school to graduate school. mbu.edu And from the new book titled Another Gospel by Alisa Childers. The author recounts her own journey through doubt and deconstruction ... and how to stand firm for biblical beliefs in the face of progressive Christianity. AlisaChilders.com/AnotherGospel

Oct
8
10.8.20 COVID mortality, and two opposing election views

Sarah Schweinsberg and Anna Johansen dig into the data behind some of the most important pandemic statistics—fatality and mortality rates; and Marvin Olasky talks to David French and Wayne Grudem about their very different views on President Trump and the upcoming election. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a virtual school suspension, and the Thursday morning news. Sarah Schweinsberg and Anna Johansen dig into the data behind some of the most important pandemic statistics—fatality and mortality rates; and Marvin Olasky talks to David French and Wayne Grudem about their very different views on President Trump and the upcoming election. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a virtual school suspension, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook-dot-com. Hundreds of thousands of gifts at your fingertips—Christianbook-dot-com. From Maranatha Baptist University. Flexible, biblical, engaging online options, from high school to graduate school. mbu.edu And from the new book titled Another Gospel by Alisa Childers. The author recounts her own journey through doubt and deconstruction ... and how to stand firm for biblical beliefs in the face of progressive Christianity. AlisaChilders.com/AnotherGospe

Oct
7
10.7.20 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and tracking wolves

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to political science professor Sean Evans about the president’s COVID-19 diagnosis and how it will affect the last few weeks of the campaign; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg spends a day with a wildlife biologist researching and tracking wolves. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, suspicious political signs, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook-dot-com. Hundreds of thousands of gifts at your fingertips—Christianbook-dot-com. From Maranatha Baptist University. Flexible, biblical, engaging online options, from high school to graduate school. mbu.edu And from the new book titled Another Gospel by Alisa Childers. The author recounts her own journey through doubt and deconstruction ... and how to stand firm for biblical beliefs in the face of progressive Christianity. AlisaChilders.com/AnotherGospel

Oct
6
10.6.20 Vaccine trials, COVID’s church toll, and Classic Book of the Month

Katie Gaultney talks to a vaccine trial participant and toxicologists about the last phase tests for the COVID-19 vaccine; Anna Johansen reports on how the pandemic-related changes have affected the church; and Emily Whitten recommends John Adams for the Classic Book of the Month. Plus: commentary from Les Sillars, a space potty, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook-dot-com. Great gifts for everyone on your list—at Christianbook-dot-com. From Maranatha Baptist University. Flexible, biblical, engaging online options, from high school to graduate school. mbu.edu And from the new book titled Another Gospel by Alisa Childers. The author recounts her own journey through doubt and deconstruction ... and how to stand firm for biblical beliefs in the face of progressive Christianity. AlisaChilders.com/AnotherGospel

Oct
5
10.5.20 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard explains the fight in Florida over voting rights for convicted felons; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher talks to financial analyst David Bahnsen about the latest economic news; and on History Book, Katie Gaultney recalls significant events from the past. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Christianbook-dot-com. Christian books, Bibles, music, toys, and gifts—at Christianbook-dot-com. From Maranatha Baptist University. Flexible, biblical, engaging online options, from high school to graduate school. mbu.edu And from the new book titled Another Gospel by Alisa Childers. The author recounts her own journey through doubt and deconstruction ... and how to stand firm for biblical beliefs in the face of progressive Christianity. AlisaChilders.com/AnotherGospel

Oct
3
Legal Docket, Episode 10: A Supreme Court Term Preview

Hosts Mary Reichard and Jenny Rough preview a handful of cases from the upcoming Supreme Court term: including legal questions over copyright, Catholic adoption agencies, the Affordable Care Act, and free speech on college campuses. Legal Docket is a production of WORLD Radio. Support WORLD at wng.org/donate.