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.

Apr
15
4.15.21 COVID deaths, flu season silver lining, and the blessing of pain

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the latest estimates of COVID fatalities; Mary Reichard talks to infectious disease expert Dr. Amesh Adalja about why this year’s fears over the flu fizzled; and Kim Henderson explains why pain can actually be a blessing. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, driverless pizza delivery, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From The Master’s University, in Southern California, standing firm on Christ & Scripture for 94 years. New programs and scholarships available. More at masters.edu. And from Too Busy To Flush- a podcast of real-life husband/wife conversations on kids, family, faith, and whatever else comes to mind. toobusytoflush.com

Apr
14
4.14.21 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and Trey’s 1 percent

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to the Cato Institute’s Ilya Shapiro about the new White House commission studying possible changes to the Supreme Court; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Julie Spencer meets a family in Arkansas praying for a 1 percent chance. Plus: commentary from Whitney Williams, a tiny dog security system, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from The Master’s University, in Southern California, standing firm on Christ & Scripture for 94 years. New programs and scholarships available. More at masters.edu. From Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. And from Too Busy To Flush- a podcast of real-life husband/wife conversations on kids, family, faith, and whatever else comes to mind. toobusytoflush.com

Apr
13
4.13.21 Alternatives to Amazon, pro-life Poland, and baking with a purpose

Leigh Jones reports on the creative ways authors are finding to break Amazon’s near-monopoly on book sales; Jenny Lind Schmitt reports on support for unborn babies in Poland; and Bonnie Pritchett meets a baker in Austin, Texas, who whips up sweet confections for children with disabilities. Plus: commentary from Steve West, admission rescinded, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from The Master’s University, in Southern California, standing firm on Christ & Scripture for 94 years. New programs and scholarships available. More at masters.edu. From Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. And from Too Busy To Flush- a podcast of real-life husband/wife conversations on kids, family, faith, and whatever else comes to mind. toobusytoflush.com

Apr
12
4.12.21 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in a Supreme Court dispute over whether the NCAA violates antitrust law in the way it benefits athletes; 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: a cross-country mouse trot, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From The Master’s University, in Southern California, standing firm on Christ & Scripture for 94 years. New programs and scholarships available. More at masters.edu. And from Too Busy To Flush- a podcast of real-life husband/wife conversations on kids, family, faith, and whatever else comes to mind. toobusytooflush.com

Apr
10
The Olasky Interview, Season 3: Mez McConnell

Mez McConnell is an author and senior pastor from Scotland. In this 2018 interview, Marvin Olasky talks with McConnell about how he came to faith in Christ and why mercy ministries can sometimes do more harm than good.

Apr
9
4.9.21 Culture Friday, and The Falcon and The Winter Soldier

On Culture Friday, Nick Eicher and Myrna Brown talk to theology professor Katie McCoy about gender ideology and the schism it’s caused in women’s studies; Megan Basham reviews the new Marvel series The Falcon and The Winter Soldier; and WORLD founder Joel Belz shares his testimony. Plus: bed bugs at sea, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from the new book, Saturdays with Billy. Author Don Wilton shares stories of his 20-year friendship with Billy Graham … whose words changed Don’s life. They can change ours, too. The book Saturdays with Billy … more at ThomasNelson.com. From Maranatha Baptist University, with licensure options through the Master of Arts in Teaching. mbu.edu/mat And from Redeem TV: A new worldwide Faith-Based video streaming service. Subscription is free at redeemtv.com.

Apr
8
4.8.21 Georgia squeeze play, corporate politics, and reciting Scripture

Kent Covington reports on the corporate campaign to punish Georgia over its new voting laws; Mary Reichard talks to Jerry Bowyer about why corporate boardrooms have drifted so far left in the last few decades; and Myrna Brown visits a church in Georgia that’s taken on the challenging task of reciting Scripture from memory. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, a preview of this week’s Listening In, a remote rescue, and the Thursday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from the new book, Saturdays with Billy. Author Don Wilton shares stories of his 20-year friendship with Billy Graham … whose words changed Don’s life. They can change ours, too. The book Saturdays with Billy … more at ThomasNelson.com. From Redeem TV: A new worldwide Faith-Based video streaming service. Subscription is free at redeemtv.com. And from Maranatha Baptist University, with licensure options through the Master of Arts in Teaching. mbu.edu/mat

Apr
7
4.7.21 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and lessons from lament

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to The Heritage Foundation’s David Ditch about the Biden administration’s infrastructure spending bill and their plans to pay for it; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Katie Gaultney profiles a busy mom reflecting on lessons she’s learned during this difficult time. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, a record-setting football card, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate Additional support comes from Redeem TV: A new worldwide Faith-Based video streaming service. Subscription is free at redeemtv.com. From the new book, Saturdays with Billy. Author Don Wilton shares stories of his 20-year friendship with Billy Graham … whose words changed Don’s life. They can change ours, too. The book Saturdays with Billy … more at ThomasNelson.com. And from Maranatha Baptist University, with licensure options through the Master of Arts in Teaching. mbu.edu/mat

Apr
6
4.6.21 Gun control, justifying abortion, and Classic Book of the Month

Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the latest push for gun control following several mass shootings; Mary Reichard talks to WORLD’s Leah Hickman about her investigation into the translation of an Old Testament passage now being used to justify abortion; and Emily Whitten recommends Effective Biblical Counseling by Larry Crabb for the April Classic Book of the Month. Plus: commentary by Kim Henderson, forgiveness for an Easter burglar, and the Tuesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from the new book, Saturdays with Billy. Author Don Wilton shares stories of his 20-year friendship with Billy Graham … whose words changed Don’s life. They can change ours, too. The book Saturdays with Billy … more at ThomasNelson.com. From Maranatha Baptist University, with licensure options through the Master of Arts in Teaching. mbu.edu/mat And from Redeem TV: A new worldwide Faith-Based video streaming service. Subscription is free at redeemtv.com.

Apr
5
4.5.21 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in a Supreme Court case about an exception to the prohibition against unreasonable search and seizure; on the Monday Moneybeat, Nick Eicher and David Bahnsen talk about the latest economic news; and on History Book, Katie Gaultney recounts significant events from the past. Plus: a Mario Bros. investment, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Maranatha Baptist University, with licensure options through the Master of Arts in Teaching. mbu.edu/mat From Redeem TV: A new worldwide Faith-Based video streaming service. Subscription is free at redeemtv.com. And from the new book, Saturdays with Billy. Author Don Wilton shares stories of his 20-year friendship with Billy Graham … whose words changed Don’s life. They can change ours, too. The book Saturdays with Billy … more at ThomasNelson.com.

Apr
3
The Olasky Interview, Season 3, Episode 2: Christina Hoff Sommers

Christina Hoff Sommers is an author and former professor who is known for her critique of gender feminism. On this episode of The Olasky Interview, Marvin Olasky talks with Sommers about the differences between boys and girls and how our education system misses those differences.

Apr
2
4.2.21 Culture Friday, A Week Away, and Ask the Editor

On Culture Friday, Nick Eicher and Myrna Brown talk to John Stonestreet about a lawsuit targeting Christian colleges and Satanic sneakers; Megan Basham reviews a new Christian musical aimed at teens, A Week Away; and on Ask the Editor, WORLD’s editor in chief Marvin Olasky answers a question listeners often ask him about Judaism. Plus: surveying the cross, a good-will gesture, and the Friday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From Pensacola Christian College. Empowering Christian leaders to influence the world. More at go.pcci.edu/world And from the podcast, Too Busy to Flush, one couple’s slightly irreverent musings on faith, food, family and marriage. toobusytoflush.com

Apr
1
4.1.21 Vaccine passports, a win for free speech, and lost parents

Anna Johansen Brown reports on vaccine passports and where we’re likely to see them required; Mary Reichard talks to Steve West about a college professor’s surprise win for free speech; and Sarah Schweinsberg meets a couple in Utah working to connect children adopted from China with birth parents forced to give them up. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, perseverance behind the wheel, 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 Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From Pensacola Christian College. Empowering Christian leaders to influence the world. More at go.pcci.edu/world And from the podcast, Too Busy to Flush, one couple’s slightly irreverent musings on faith, food, family and marriage. Toobusytoflush.com

Mar
31
3.31.21 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and the streets of Lausanne

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to William Inboden, executive director of the Clements Center for National Security, about U.S.-China relations; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on the insurgent attack on the port city of Palma, Mozambique; and Jenny Lind Schmitt walks the streets of Lausanne, Switzerland, with a woman who ministers to prostitutes. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, tracking dangerous asteroids, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From Pensacola Christian College. Empowering Christian leaders to influence the world. More at go.pcci.edu/world And from the podcast, Too Busy to Flush, one couple’s slightly irreverent musings on faith, food, family and marriage. toobusytoflush.com

Mar
30
3.30.21 Green energy, Myanmar, and traveling by train

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to William Inboden, executive director of the Clements Center for National Security, about U.S.-China relations; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on the insurgent attack on the port city of Palma, Mozambique; and Jenny Lind Schmitt walks the streets of Lausanne, Switzerland, with a woman who ministers to prostitutes. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney, tracking dangerous asteroids, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From Pensacola Christian College. Empowering Christian leaders to influence the world. More at go.pcci.edu/world And from the podcast, Too Busy to Flush, one couple’s slightly irreverent musings on faith, food, family and marriage. toobusytoflush.com

Mar
29
3.29.21 Legal Docket, Moneybeat, and History Book

On Legal Docket, Mary Reichard details oral arguments in a Supreme Court case involving the Fifth Amendment’s takings clause; 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: a hot, buttery threat, and the Monday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Wilberforce Weekend. A world class event from The Colson Center that explores your God-given calling and his restorative work in the world. May 21-23. More at wilberforceweekend.org. From Pensacola Christian College. Empowering Christian leaders to influence the world. More at go.pcci.edu/world And from  the podcast, Too Busy to Flush, one couple’s slightly irreverent musings on faith, food, family and marriage. toobusytoflush.com

Mar
28
The Olasky Interview, Season 3, Episode 1: Bob Fu

Bob Fu is the founder of China Aid. In this 2014 interview, Marvin Olasky talks with Fu about his journey from beggar to international religious freedom advocate.

Mar
26
3.26.21 Culture Friday, Yes Day, and Listener Feedback

On Culture Friday, Nick Eicher and Myrna Brown talk to John Stonestreet about girls sports in South Dakota and the shooting in Colorado; Sarah Schweinsberg reviews the new family-friendly movie Yes Day; and you share your thoughts on recent coverage in this month’s Listener Feedback. Plus: NASA’s ingenuity, and the Friday 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. More at dordt.edu/apply. From proceeds of the book, “Faith to Foster” by TJ and Jenn Menn.....Seeking to inspire Christians to consider serving foster children in their community by exercising their faith. Faithtofoster.com And from Heart of Dakota, providing Christ-centered, literature-based homeschool curriculum. Spring sale runs Thursday through Sunday with coupon code SPRING21 at heartofdakota.com

Mar
25
3.25.21 College admissions, Coach Kennedy, and Olympic glory

Esther Eaton reports on why more colleges are dropping SAT and ACT requirements for prospective students; Mary Reichard talks to Steve West about the latest developments in the case of a Christian football coach fired for praying on the field after games; and Amy Lewis meets a former Olympic champion turned coach for Christ. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas, an ongoing overnight adventure, 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 Dordt University. Providing an education rooted in faith—for engineers, nurses, social workers, teachers, and more. More at dordt.edu. From proceeds of the book, “Faith to Foster” by TJ and Jenn Menn.....Seeking to inspire Christians to consider serving foster children in their community by exercising their faith. faithtofoster.com And from Heart of Dakota, providing Christ-centered, literature-based homeschool curriculum. Spring sale runs Thursday through Sunday with coupon code SPRING21 at heartofdakota.com

Mar
24
3.24.21 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and showing livestock

On Washington Wednesday, Mary Reichard talks to former Senator Alan Simpson about the Democrats’ effort to nix the filibuster rule; on World Tour, Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Bonnie Pritchett catches up with a Texas teen preparing for this year’s Houston Livestock Show. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz, a teenage PhD, and the Wednesday morning news. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate. Additional support comes from Dordt University. Ranked #1 in the nation for student engagement by The Wall Street Journal, Dordt informs, inspires, and challenges students. More at dordt.edu. From proceeds of the book, “Faith to Foster” by TJ and Jenn Menn.....Seeking to inspire Christians to consider serving foster children in their community by exercising their faith. Faithtofoster.com And from Heart of Dakota, providing Christ-centered, literature-based homeschool curriculum. Spring sale runs Thursday through Sunday with coupon code SPRING21 at heartofdakota.com