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Common Core explained in 5 minutes [VIDEO]

Monday, join us for a discussion on Common Core with Dr. Duke Pesta. FreedomProject Education has just released a brand new Common Core video (launching Monday, February 23), to kickoff its new look for www.fpeusa.org. Here is a clip from Common Core 101: a 5-Minute Breakdown With Dr. Duke Pesta: Dave Drake is the director […]

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UPDATE: Local High School responds to parents’ concerns about Gay Men’s Chorus anti-bullying program

It appears that one local high school is responding to a parent’s concerns about the “It Gets Better” campaign, an anti-bullying presentation designed to encourage homosexual students and “create a discussion on bullying and how we can be a more welcome and inclusive community.” When the Neenah High School principal got an email this week […]

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Grace, Mercy and a God who really does know the future

Today we dip into our email bag to find out what’s on your mind!  Lots of folks use Grace and Mercy interchangeably. But are they two distinct terms? And does God really know the future? Dave Wager is our guest today. Dave is president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute in northern Wisconsin. […]

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L.A.’s Gay Men’s Chorus to visit Appleton, Kaukauna, Menasha and Neenah high schools

I checked my mail again. Nope. No word from my daughter’s local high school about this. Nothing on the website either. But my friend Dave clipped it out of the Appleton Post Crescent Newspaper. A traveling production of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles (GMCLA), will be visiting Appleton East, Appleton North, Appleton West, Kaukauna, Menasha […]

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Nerf sharpens Nerf?

Today we’re talking about contending for the faith. But faith in what? And are we using a Nerf Sword rather than the sword of the Spirit? A little later we’ll cover an  open letter to pastors about why people are really leaving church. But does the writer offer biblical solutions? Joining us today is Scott […]

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The sweet little lies

Why do people believe in lies?  Could it be that lies come with rewards, and the truth of Christ does not? Dave Wager is here today. Dave is president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute in northern Wisconsin. Dave is also co-hosts a radio program on our station designed to help young people understand the Truth of God’s […]

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If you think it’s problematic now, Wait Till It’s Free

Free health care sounds like such a great idea, doesn’t it? But there are huge ramifications for Christians. We can talk about coverage for unbiblical practices now – like abortion and sex change operations, but that’s just the beginning. Wait until socialized medicine is free. What happens when the government can’t  fund coverage for  the […]

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True and False Revival

We’re hearing rumblings across Christendom that the modern church is praying for an even planning a great revival that will sweep the land. And wouldn’t it be great to see every knee in every city bow before Jesus in repentance and worship?  But the reality is that our nation is becoming darker by the day.  […]

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The cracked foundation of the world

Is the ground moving under your feet? The shifting sands of the world are rapidly changing everything you thought you knew about the world you live in. In the Middle East, ISIS is quickly taking city after city. Ebola is sickening people to the point that our government is kicked into red alert in every […]

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Supreme Court Paves Way for Gay Marriage in 5 States

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court turned away appeals Monday from five states seeking to prohibit same-sex marriages, paving the way for an immediate expansion of gay and lesbian unions. The justices on Monday did not comment in rejecting appeals from Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin. No other state cases were currently pending with […]

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Defining moments

Today we’re talking about love, marriage, why God put us here and why He didn’t. If you want to unleash the champion in you, there’s a new book out by Pastor Joel Osteen who will help you conquer anything – we’ll hear from him later. Plus,  lot of you are wondering about an interesting statement […]

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Wisconsin Marriage Declaration

Wisconsin Family Action has shared this printable petition for anyone wishing to circulate it to friends, family and churches.  Here is the prelude: On June 6, 2014, Federal Judge Barbara Crabb’s ruled that Wisconsin’s voter-approved Marriage Protection Amendment is unconstitutional. This single, arrogant, unelected, and unaccountable judge overruled the votes of more than 1.6 million Wisconsin citizens […]

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White House aide instructs reporter NOT to interview bystanders

The government is now telling reporters not to interview people in the crowd during campaign stumps? Say it isn’t so! Folks, you need to be aware that these draconian practices are happening, with direction and approval from our nation’s highest office. The aide for Michelle Obama as well as one from Wisconsin gubernatorial candidate Mary […]

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Taking the Gospel on the road

Did you know that the most widely known verse among young people ism “God helps those who help themselves”? And yet it is not only NOT in the Bible, it conflicts with the true Gospel. Today we’re going to take a look at a crisis in the visible church: basic biblical and theological knowledge is […]

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Big changes: Are you ready? An interview with Dave Wager

We’re now officially in a war with ISIS, as the U.S. and allies began air strikes in Syria last night. Add to that the looming economic collapse that everyone is preparing for, and a multitude of other events that might be on your mind.  How do we deal with all of this as children of […]

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UPDATED! prayer request for Caryl Matrisciana

UPDATE: 11-4-14   Please continue to pray for our dear friend Caryl, as her body heals. She is resting and healing back at her California home, but the process is slow and painful. I spoke with Caryl this weekend, and she has asked for prayer for comfort as she fights through incredible pain surrounding her injuries. […]

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Return to the Word

How is it that we as Christians have gotten so far off track when it comes to staying in the Word of God? You’ve heard us talk about the massive deception that has crept into the Church in many different ways when we focus on movements, trends and even on ourselves. But today we’re going […]

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News and views

Today we cover the headlines in the news that we need to be discussing as Christians. What is a biblical response to each of these? What are Christians called to do here in this world? Our guest in our first segment is Julaine Appling of Wisconsin Family Action. Stand Up For The Truth is a […]

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Shedding truth for a lie

Today’s program runs the gamut – from Gaza to “Gungor.” Later in the program yet another popular, award-winning Christian artist announces that the Bible is just a collection of stories, and not authoritative. It’s heartbreaking, and it hits close to home as the band “Gungor” will be performing in Appleton Wisconsin at the PAC in […]

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Why the church needs more old elephants

Today our conversation runs the gamut of issues facing the modern church, and perhaps its biggest challenge is biblical illiteracy – especially among the next generation. So, what’s up with the elephant? The elephant analogy will make sense when you listen to today’s podcast with our guest, Dave Wager. Dave is president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet […]

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