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Shawn Thornton Interviews Joni Eareckson Tada on 50 Years of God's Grace

By Julianna Keck

July 12, 2017

“And He who sits on the throne said, ‘Behold, I am making all things new.’ And He said, ‘Write, for these words are faithful and true.’” Revelation 21:5 This verse, from which All Things New garners its name, is made plainly evident by the unmistakable hand of God at work in Joni Eareckson Tada’s life. Both Pastor Shawn Thornton and Joni Eareckson Tada intimately know and proclaim that our hope as Christians is founded upon this amazing truth—That Christ has already paid the ultimate price to redeem us, and even so, He is not done with us. He is making us new! On July 11, Pastor Shawn and Joni sat down in the RKC recording studio to discuss the newly digitized and enhanced version of ... Read More

Pastor Shawn Thornton Interviewed CEO of Awana Clubs International, Valerie Bell

By Jessie Jolliff

June 5, 2017

All Things New aired an exclusive interview Pastor Shawn Thornton conducted with Awana Clubs International CEO Valerie Bell on May 26, 2017. Awana is a biblically based discipleship program that spans early childhood into the teenage years. The end goal is to create life-long followers of Christ. Awana reaches more than 3.7 million children across 47 thousand churches … in over a hundred different countries. Pastor Shawn attended an Awana Club when he was a child, and he’s so passionate about this ministry that he serves on the Awana Board of Directors. In this interview with Pastor Shawn, Valerie Bell shares how the Awana ministry can go to places where missionaries cannot go. The ministry trains nationals who then take God’s Word into their hometowns ... Read More

The Best NRB Convention Yet

By Jessica Suggs

March 10, 2017

Welcome home! By now most of us have made it home from the 2017 National Religious Broadcasters convention in Orlando, Florida. We say this every year but it still holds true, this was the best convention yet! It was a joy catching up with our ministry partners and station representatives that serve tirelessly for the sake of the Gospel. If you're missing that warm Orlando sunshine right about now, sit back, relax, and let these snapshots take you back to the fun times we shared. The RKC Annual Ministry Partner Reception was the perfect kick off to the week's festivities. Not to be outdone by the NRB Awards, Roger Kemp honored our beloved ministries with the prestigious RKC Golden Mic Award. It's a tradition in ... Read More

Meet Us at the Mic

By Jessie Jolliff

Jan. 31, 2017

This year, when you drop by the RKC Los Angeles suite at NRB 2017, you'll have the opportunity to meet our ministry partners -- nationally known Bible teachers and radio hosts who represent some of the finest programs in Christian media.You can also request to interview a number of these esteemed Bible teachers in the RKC traveling studio -- complete with sound engineer. In attendance this year at NRB will be:Philip De Courcy of Know The TruthMark Gregston of Parenting Today's TeensDr. Robert Jeffress of Pathway to VictoryTodd Nettleton of NRB award-winning The Voice of the MartyrsRon Zappia of Highpoint MinistriesDr. Bryan Chapell of the NEW Unlimited Grace Media ministryShawn Thornton of All Things NewBarbara Follis of Words To Live By Availability is limited, so ... Read More

Brand New Christmas Study on All Things New

By Jessie Jolliff

Dec. 9, 2016

This December, listeners of All Things New are encouraged to leave the noise behind to truly hear the message of Christmas. From December 12 through 16, Shawn Thornton will speak biblical truth into a point of doubt that troubles many believers. It’s a part of a brand-new Christmas study titled, “Out of the Silence.” Throughout this five-part series, Pastor Shawn will turn to Luke 1 and 2, drawing parallels from the long-awaited moment when God broke his 400 years of silence with an unexpected visit from an angel. The good news God sent then is still the source of great joy for mankind today! Just like the Israelites of old, it’s easy to feel discouraged when God doesn’t answer our prayers immediately. But Pastor Shawn ... Read More

Shawn Thornton Interviews the Barrick Family

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 9, 2016

Today on All Things New, Pastor Shawn Thornton holds a special interview broadcast with the Barrick family of Hope Out Loud. The show features guests Andy, Linda, Jen, and Josh Barrick as they recount a horrific car accident that changed their lives forever and the mighty ways God has revealed Himself to them in the ten years since then. Pastor Shawn shares how he personally connects with their inspiring story that has touched the lives of countless others. Men and women from all walks of life can expect to find encouragement and comfort in the inspiring message of hope that has become the backbone of the Barrick’s ministry—God brings beauty from our ashes as He strengthens us with His righteous right hand. Even though the ... Read More

Shawn Thornton Interviewed on The 700 Club

By Jessica Suggs

Aug. 17, 2016

Pastor Shawn Thornton of All Things New was invited to share his personal story on the 700 Club today. The full interview can be viewed here. Watch as Shawn describes a bittersweet account of God's grace and mercy as written in his childhood memoir, "All But Normal." Shawn's message is simple, but profound. When we embrace the brokenness of our past, hope and healing can be found not only for your family, but for others as well. Shawn Thornton is the senior pastor of Calvary Community Church in Westlake Village, California. His 25-minute daily radio broadcast, All Things New, can be heard on XM Family Talk nationwide, on a number of stations spanning seven states and internationally in Belize. Read More

"Strength For The Journey" with Pastor Shawn Thornton

By Jessie Jolliff

July 29, 2016

This August on All Things New, Pastor Shawn Thornton launches a brand new series titled Strength for the Journey. Throughout the month, Pastor Shawn dives into the story of Joseph and uncovers divine strength for life’s most difficult circumstances. Topics include dealing with generational brokenness, responding to unfairness, and finding strength in God’s overwhelming grace and mercy. Pastor Shawn says, “Joseph embraced grace from God before he extended grace . . . Grace starts with God.” These compelling messages will air August 2 – 23. To add the 25-minute daily program, All Things New to your station line-up visit Read More