Pastor Robert Jeffress Issues Statement on Sunday’s Shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs

By Julianna Keck

Nov. 6, 2017

Dr. Robert Jeffress, Host of Pathway to Victory and senior pastor of First Baptist Dallas, released the following statement in response to the mass shooting at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, yesterday, November 5, 2017: “Today’s horrific church shooting is every pastor’s worst nightmare and is proof of the reality of evil. Although the Bible never diminishes the pain of evil, it does promise that one day when Christ returns, evil will be defeated forever. Until that time, we pray that the members of First Baptist Church, Sutherland Springs, will experience the promise of Psalm 34:18: ‘The Lord is close to the broken-hearted.’” A regular Fox News contributor, Dr. Jeffress joined “Fox and Friends” this morning for an interview in which he spoke out ... Read More

Making God the High Point of Your Day

By Julianna Keck

Nov. 3, 2017

Spend time over a cup of coffee, or on the basketball court with Ron Zappia and you won’t be surprised that this up-and-coming radio pastor is impacting lives for Christ. At 6'5", Ron’s passion for a good slam dunk is no rival to his desire for helping men and women engage with God on a real, deep, personal level. On Highpoint, listeners learn how to make time spent with the Lord the high point of their day. Just this past month, Ron urged those who follow Christ to make prayer the first line of defense in a world increasingly overcome with turmoil. This rousing series on prayer met people right where they live, and provided straight-forward, applicable, and unapologetic Bible teaching. According to Pastor Ron ... Read More

Experience Israel with Pastor Shawn Thornton

By Julianna Keck

Nov. 1, 2017

This November 1 – 10, 2017, Pastor Shawn Thornton of All Things New, will lead a group of 230 men and women throughout Galilee and the streets of Jerusalem, places Jesus lived and ministered while on earth. Shawn joins Salem Media Group as Bible teacher on their Experience Israel Tour. The ten-day tour takes place during the 50th Anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification since the 1967 Six Day War. The group, composed of All Things New radio listeners, members of the Calvary Community Church of Westlake Village, California, and other friends, will gain firsthand insights in to the rich spiritual and biblical heritage of this ancient land. Be sure to follow @shawnthornton on Twitter and visit pastorshawn.com to receive Shawn’s updates while on location at the ... Read More

WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT MARTIN LUTHER?

By Meredith Reiten

Oct. 31, 2017

500 years ago today, Martin Luther nailed his Ninety-Five Theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany. Little did he know, his actions and convictions would impact believers by the masses and serve as a reason to celebrate 500 years later. To celebrate this monumental anniversary, Insight for Living has compiled a plethora of resources, which outline the transformative events of the Reformation and highlight the implications it has for believers of all generations. Included in this Reformation Resource Library is an interview with Eric Metaxas, author of the brand new book, Martin Luther, The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World. Other resources include articles about the Reformation by Chuck Swindoll and a single message from Chuck titled, A Monk, ... Read More

Help Bring Our Daily Bread to Sri Lanka

By Julianna Keck

Oct. 27, 2017

The Discover the Word Sri Lanka Project is in full swing... And the goal of sponsored books has been increased! We are thrilled to report that the ministry's original goal of 15,000 books has been reached. But the campaign is far from over! Thank you to all our valued station partners who have taken up Our Daily Bread Ministries’ call to play an active role in engaging and motivating listeners! Up through November 17, Our Daily Bread Ministries is asking all station partners to continue the efforts to reach the people on the island of Sri Lanka with the truth of God’s Word … in their own language! If you haven’t already begun promoting this special campaign, there is still ample time to rally your ... Read More

Dr. Jeffress Joins KKHT 100.7 for Pastors Appreciation Breakfast

By Julianna Keck

Oct. 26, 2017

Dr. Robert Jeffress was honored to join KKHT 100.7 - The Word for the station’s 17th Annual Pastors Appreciation Breakfast. Dr. Jeffress was one of the featured speakers for the October 26th event. This highly anticipated gathering was held at Houston Baptist University, and drew hundreds of local pastors who also received encouragement for their communities still recovering from Hurricane Harvey. KKHT took to Facebook to share, “Had an amazing time today listening to Dr. Robert Jeffress of Pathway to Victory at our 17th Annual Pastor Appreciation Breakfast. It was an amazing time listening to God's Word and praying for each other.” Here’s a peak at this morning’s festivities… Thank you, Brian Runge, for sharing these great photos! Visit KKHT’s Facebook page to see additional ... Read More

A Call to Prayer from the Voice of the Martyrs

By Julianna Keck

Oct. 18, 2017

Sunday, November 5, 2017 International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church When we hear about Christians being persecuted around the world, what can we do about it? The Voice of the Martyrs reminds us, we can pray! For Christ-followers, prayer is the ultimate answer to all of life's problems and hardships. Recipient of the NRB 2016 Radio Program of the Year Award, the VOM Radio half-hour weekend program takes listeners around the world to hear stories of persecuted Christians who boldly proclaim Christ—no matter the cost. The daily 1-minute short feature, VOM Radio, calls listeners to prayer and action on behalf of persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ all over the world. Today, we're calling all stations to help get the word out about ... Read More

Pastors Need Pastors, Too

By Julianna Keck

Oct. 12, 2017

Today, October 12, WYLL AM 1160 – Hope For Your Life is throwing a free, one-day pastor’s conference, LIFT 2017, at Highpoint Church in Naperville, IL. A panel of seven, renowned speakers pour new insight into the attendees, reinvigorating their ministry and equipping them to further impact their church. Featured speakers include Alistair Begg of Truth For Life, Philip De Courcy of Know The Truth, and Ron Zappia of Highpoint Ministries. Each will address what it takes to be a pastor and the different roles pastors are called to: The Pastor as Teacher, The Pastor as Shepherd, and The Pastor as Church-Planter. You’ll likely recognize each of these pastors as they bring daily Bible teaching to the airwave through their respective radio ministries. Click the ... Read More