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The 2018 Challenge from James MacDonald

By Jessica Suggs

Jan. 3, 2018

No matter how your 2017 ended, the coming of a new year provides a fresh start. The following is an excerpt from Pastor James MacDonald's recent Our Journey devotional. We hope you'll join us in enjoying time in God's Word throughout the coming year. As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God (Psalm 42:1, ESV). Happy 2018! What does the new year hold for you? Are you longing for something new, better, different? Are you tired of flipping pages on the calendar and going through the motions of your life? Want to make a choice that will transform 2018 from dead to lively, from flat to full, from just another year to your best year yet? Spend time ... Read More

Today’s the Day!

By Julianna Keck

Nov. 28, 2017

In the wake of the mad dash for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, today marks yet another cleverly dubbed day of the week—one that couldn’t be more different. A day dedicated to giving back. While every day can be a giving day, #GivingTuesday has become a global day of celebrating and encouraging giving in support of your favorite non-profits. We are so thankful for all the radio stations and listeners who make the programs we represent possible. Your decision to support these ministries helps ensure that the Word of God is heard throughout our country and world. We encourage you to take advantage of the opportunity to join this global movement by showing your support for the Christian ministries RKC is privileged to represent. ... Read More

Vertical Church Conference Brings Together More Than 1,000 Global Church Leaders

By Julianna Keck

Aug. 24, 2017

On August 13 – 16, more than one thousand ministry leaders from around the globe gathered at Harvest Bible Chapel in Chicago for a powerful three-day conference focused on Vertical Ministry. These church leaders were encouraged, challenged, trained, and equipped for deeper and wider ministry impact. Vertical Church Conference featured special teaching sessions from Luke MacDonald, Ed Stetzer, Ron Zappia, J.D. Greear, and James MacDonald. It also featured worship from Vertical Church Band’s Jon and Valeria Guerra (Praytell), Kathryn Scott, and Meredith Andrews. One attendee described the conference as: So good. So Inspiring. So God-glorifying. And I for one am walking away with my life changed. Thanks to everyone who put it on. There were tons of great moments. The message on evangelism is one ... Read More

What’s in a Name? Harvest Naperville to Become Highpoint Church

By Julianna Keck

Feb. 24, 2017

With the 2017 National Radio Broadcasters convention nearly upon us, there are many things to be excited for! A high point of the convention for many will be meeting Pastor Ron Zappia, who can’t wait to visit with you in our Los Angeles Hospitality Suite. Don’t miss your chance to schedule an exclusive interview with Ron in the RKC traveling studio by filling out the sign-up form found online at http://kempandcompany.cc/nrb2017/. You can also call our office to submit your request. Ron is the lead pastor of Harvest Naperville, a multi-site church outside of Chicago with campuses in Naperville, North Aurora and Bolingbrook, Illinois. He has become a pastor of pastors, sending out and supporting multiple church plants and pastors around the country. Beginning Easter ... Read More

Walk in the Word Rings in 20 Years with "The Resurrection of Gavin Stone"

By Jessie Jolliff

Jan. 16, 2017

This Friday, January 20, 2017 Walk in the Word celebrates 20 years of life-changing ministry. Pastor James MacDonald’s vision to "ignite passion in the people of God through the proclamation of truth" led him to launch this Bible-teaching ministry as a radio broadcast in 1997. God has done immeasurably more with through Walk in the Word than could have been imagined when it was founded in faith two decades ago. Today, the daily radio and television programs, as well as the online broadcast, are transforming lives all around the world through the unapologetic teaching of Scripture from Dr. James MacDonald. The ministry is now partnering with Vertical Church Films to make a splash in movie theatres in 2017. Their new movie, The Resurrection of Gavin ... Read More

James MacDonald Will Speak at Revive Us

By Jessie Jolliff

Oct. 17, 2016

These are dark days we live in. But according to host, Kirk Cameron, the Spirit of God is moving and there is HOPE for our nation. James MacDonald will be a featured speaker at Kirk Cameron’s 2-hour, interactive national family meeting called “Revive Us.” This LIVE event will broadcast in 1,000+ theaters all over the United States tomorrow, October 18, with an encore on October 24. James MacDonald has dedicated his life to helping men and women make real, lasting change in their lives through an authentic, personal relationship with Jesus Christ. It’s one of the topics he focuses on most in his radio and television broadcasts, Walk in the Word. “Revive Us” is a call to revival for the North American church. Dr. Ben ... Read More

10 Choices: A Proven Plan to Change Your Life Forever on Walk in the Word

By Jessie Jolliff

Sept. 23, 2016

This Wednesday, September 28, on Walk in the Word, James MacDonald launches his hallmark series: 10 Choices: A Proven Plan to Change Your Life Forever. This timeless series delivers heart-piercing messages giving listeners a renewed sense of urgency and desire to choose to live in ways that glorify God. According to James MacDonald, God can powerfully change your life … if you’ll let Him. It all comes down to the choices we make. Highly practical, not sugar-coated, Scriptural. James addresses key areas that impact men and women from all walks of life including … I Choose to Forgive I Choose to Trust I Choose to Love My Family I Choose to be Authentic I Choose to Serve Bring these life-changing messages to the men and ... Read More

God's At Work Through Walk in the Word

By Jessica Suggs

Aug. 25, 2016

Recently WMBI Moody Radio listeners, Costa and his wife Vandana, shared their story of how James MacDonald’s teaching on Walk in the Word turned their lives around. Their God At Work video is a testament to the difference each of our partner radio and television stations are making in lives. Watch Costa and Vandana’s touching story here. Because of our station partners, men and women are making the most important decision of all – to follow Jesus as their Lord and Savior! Vandana shared, “I wasn’t an after thought. God wanted me.” That’s the message at the heart of Walk in the Word. No matter who you are, or what choices you’ve made in the past – God still loves you and will redeem you ... Read More