The World And Everything In It
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.
John Stonestreet talks about what can be done about violence and the importance of banning pornography, and Megan Basham reviews a new superhero film.
Jim Henry reports on scandals in the U.S. military, and Leigh Jones discusses the long term effects of a Christian high school education. Plus: Paul Butler reports on a winter sport that may deserve more attention.
Kent Covington talks with Mindy Belz about the dwindling number of refugees the Trump administration is admitting to the U.S. Plus: Sarah Schweinsberg visits a craft chocolatier shop in Salt Lake City.
Leigh Jones reports on rebuilding efforts in Houston after Hurricane Harvey, and Onize Ohikere talks about Christians from Indonesia facing deportation battles. Plus: Myrna Brown reports about a woman working to preserve nature in the middle of Georgia's largest city.
Mary Reichard analyzes Supreme Court arguments on who directs the strategy of a case. Plus: Paul Butler marks the anniversary of the iconic Canadian flag.
John Stonestreet talks discusses the Christian witness of the Philadelphia Eagles, and Megan Basham recommends a Jane Austen classic for Valentine's Day. Plus: Michael Cochrane reports on new technologies in use at the Olympics.
Michael Cochrane covers a new report that indicates the Pentagon has a spending problem, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on Poland's controversial new Holocaust law. Plus: A conversation with South Carolina Senator Tim Scott.
Kent Covington talks with the director of the HHS Office for Civil Rights about the new Conscience and Religious Freedom Office, and Kristen Flavin tells the story of a woman on a singular quest to keep African-American history alive in South Carolina.
Emily Whitten recommends two books for Black History Month, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the growing immigration court backlog. Plus: A renewed effort to pass a so-called SOGI law in Ohio.
Mary Reichard analyzes a Supreme Court case dealing with how far police can go without a warrant to search a vehicle parked at home, and Paul Butler marks the 10th anniversary of a devastating tornado.
John Stonestreet discusses the failed abortion legislation despite pro-life majorities in the House and Senate, and Megan Basham recommends some delicious entertainment. Plus: Ask the Editor with Marvin Olasky.
Jill Nelson discusses the case of a California family's abuse of 13 children, and Jim Henry reports on solving homelessness. Plus: Laura Finch tells the story of a man who cleans toilets for the glory of God.
Kent Covington reports on the president's role in the booming economy. Plus: Sarah Schweinsberg tells the story of the battle that changed the course of the Vietnam War and American culture.
J.C. Derrick explains the big issues facing Christian higher education, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the ethical dilemmas of surrogacy. Plus: Marvin Olasky interviews spy-novelist and CIA analyst Mark Henshaw.
Mary Reichard discusses water disputes at the Supreme Court, and a report about new government figures showing a still-growing economy. Plus: Paul Butler explains the advent of scotch tape.
John Stonestreet talks about the forgiveness an abuse survivor extended to former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, and Megan Basham reviews a film she says is Oscar-worthy. Plus: comments from our listeners.
Jim Henry reports on whether Medicaid may be contributing to the opioid epidemic, and Katie Gaultney on one adoption agency's decision to accept same-sex couples. Plus: One woman's recovery from a heart transplant
Congressman Dave Brat of Virginia explains the budget battles in Congress, and Sarah Schweinsberg visits a U.S. Olympic complex that is still flourishing long after the games left town.
A report on new social media user policies that could be on the horizon, a conversation about the worst flu season in years, and a report on a ministry to Muslim women in Southern California.
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court ruling that is still debated 45 years later, Amazon narrows its list to 20 potential locations to host its second headquarters. Plus: Notable historical happenings for late January.