The World And Everything In It

The World and Everything in It

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It’s like NPR from a Christian worldview is a common listener description of our daily news podcast The World and Everything in It. Psalm 89:11 inspires our program title: “The heavens are Yours; the earth also is Yours; the world and all that is in it, You have founded them.” It says something about the breadth of news coverage on the program, but also its depth — with biblically objective journalism at its core. Each day’s half hour starts with a fast-paced news summary, followed by longer stories, interviews, and reports from WORLD journalists, as well as thoughtful commentary and original feature journalism reported from the field. Hosted by Mary Reichard and Nick Eicher, The World and Everything in It will enhance your morning commute or any part of your daily routine.

1.17.19 Striking teachers in L.A., and Brazil's controversial healer

Leigh Jones explains why teachers are striking in the country's second-largest school district; Jill Nelson reports on a Brazilian faith healer bringing the country face to face with its own Me Too movement; and J.C. Derrick talks with Republican Senator Bill Cassidy of Louisiana. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas.

1.16.19 Washington Wednesday, and World Tour

Nick Eicher the partial government shutdown with Henry Olsen; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Paul Butler covers the 100th anniversary of the 18th Amendment. Plus: commentary from Janie Cheaney.

1.15.19 German homeschoolers, and Senator Tim Scott on civility

Mary Reichard talks with Robert Clarke with ADF International about the case of a family in Germany who want to homeschool their children; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the American Psychologist Association's new guidelines on masculinity; and Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina delivers a speech on choosing unity over division. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas.

1.14.19 Legal Docket, and History Book

Mary Reichard discusses a Supreme Court case considering whether a Native American reservation in Oklahoma still exists; Nick Eicher reports on economic news despite the government shut down; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Les Sillars.

1.11.19 Culture Friday, a musical comeback, and Babies

Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss how the the American Psychological Association defines traditional masculinity; Megan Basham recommends a film about the lives of babies from different cultures; Myrna Brown talks with singer-songwriter Jody McBrayer about the various battles that have given him a new voice. Plus: Ask the Editor with Marvin Olasky.

1.10.19 Abortion in Israel, and Zumba for the blind

Charissa Crotts discusses how groups in Israel are working to put an end to abortion; Leigh Jones reports on a new primary care model that may provide solutions for the American healthcare system; and Myrna Brown pays a visit to a Zumba class making everyone feel at home. Plus: a preview of Listening In and commentary from Cal Thomas.

1.9.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and tap dancing for Christ

Mary Reichard talks to Ambassador Alberto Fernandez about recent changes in Middle East policy; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits one of the world's best tap dancers. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.

1.8.19 Obamacare's legal battle, and drone threats

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on a court ruling that found Obamacare unconstitutional; Kiley Crossland discusses America's declining marriage and birth rates; and Michael Cochrane explains how drones have become a pest for airports around the world. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas.

1.7.19 Legal Docket, and the History Book

Mary Reichard analyzes a Supreme Court case involving victims of terrorism and a misaddressed letter; Nick Eicher reports on a surprise jobs report for December that got the stock market back on track; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Marvin Olasky.

1.4.19 Culture Friday, and Vice

Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss the topics that could make for big news in 2019; and Megan Basham reviews a new film about former Vice President Dick Cheney. Plus: commentary from Andre Seu Peterson.

1.3.19 Hurricane Michael recovery, and The Olasky Interview

Kim Henderson reports on continuing recovery efforts in the Florida panhandle after Hurricane Michael; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on Brazil's new president; and Marvin Olasky interviews Scottish pastor Mez McConnell. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas.

1.2.19 Washington Wednesday, and Do-It-Yourself Messiah

Mary Reichard talks with Carrie Severino about how President Trump is remaking the judiciary; Onize Ohikere reports on news around the world; and Anna Johansen visits the Do-It-Yourself Messiah concert in Chicago. Plus: commentary from Janie Cheaney.

1.1.19 Kids and technology, and the Classic Book of the Month

Kristen Flavin reports on a new study tracking technology use among kids; and Emily Whitten reveals January's Classic Book of the Month. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas.

12.31.18 December giving drive, and staff outtakes

Mary Reichard and Nick Eicher talk about WORLD's December giving drive and our vision for the future; and Carl Peetz and Johnny Franklin share an outtakes reel.

12.28.18 Culture Friday, and Aquaman

Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss some of the top stories of the year; Megan Basham reviews a new superhero film that will appeal to comic book fans; and your listener feedback.

12.27.18 Notable deaths, and listener reflections

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on notable deaths in 2018 in the fields of film, television, radio, and stage; and a listener story about learning to celebrate Christmas.

12.26.18 Notable deaths, and listener reflections

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the notable deaths in the fields of religion, music, and sports; and listeners share their favorite Christmas memories.

12.25.18 Christmas reflections

WORLD Radio staff and listeners share Christmas memories and reflections.

12.24.18 Notable deaths, and the story of St. Nicholas

Paul Butler covers notable deaths from 2018; Bill Bennett recounts the real story of St. Nicholas; and Christmas memories from listeners.

12.21.18 Culture Friday, and Mary Poppins Returns

Nick Eicher and Albert Mohler discuss the reality of slavery in American history; and Megan Basham reviews the new Mary Poppins reboot. Plus: special music for the Advent season.