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Friday, February 10, 2012"When Love Ends" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching, stinging the hearts of those who won’t be receiving flowers…but instead dealing with another day of deep heartache after the loss of a relationship. Jackie Johnson, author of When Love Ends and the Ice Cream Carton is Empty (Moody Press, ISBN# 978-0-8024-8352-2) and our relationship doctor, David Hawkins, team up to give great hope to hurting hearts. The loss of love can ache…deeply…but it doesn’t have to destroy you for good. They offer steps to guide you from the darkness of pain into the light of brighter and better days ahead.
 
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Wednesday, February 08, 2012Spots and Spotlights Host(s): Lynne Ford and Bekah Freelan
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Etsy Shop owner Jackie Meyer kicks off February’s Spots and Spotlights show with a gift idea you’ll love: unique personalized wooden photo blocks! Michelle Jolley from the online shop “The Letter Café” talks to us about her vinyl décor, which is both practical and pretty. Nicole Lewis creates eye catching design in unexpected places. Using vintage wallpapers, she dresses up switch plates, tissue box covers and lampshades in creative ways. If you spend much time on Pinterest, you have probably seen Emily Stone’s distinctive wall art, and you’ll never guess what she uses to make it! And we wrap up the hour with Sally Bindley, founder and CEO of School on Wheels, an after-school tutoring program for kindergarteners through 12th graders who live in shelters and transitional housing centers.
 
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Tuesday, February 07, 2012Kerri Zurbuch Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Wellness is a physical state and an ongoing way of life. You may like the idea of that statement but are wondering how to make it work with your life. Personal fitness trainer Kerri Zurbuch and a host of professionals share wellness events, opportunities and information that can translate into better health for you!
 
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Monday, February 06, 2012Dr. David Hawkins Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Ever wish you could have free, one-on-one time with a trained counselor to get help with a problem? Well, your wish has been granted on today’s Mid-Morning! It’s an open phone lines’, ask anything hour with trusted counselor Dr. David Hawkins. From overcoming your fear of speaking up in any given situation, including work and your small group; to relating to your mom who still makes you feel like a little girl, Dr. Hawkins helps you understand what’s behind the problem and offers helpful, how-to action steps. Phone lines, e-mail and Facebook are available the entire hour for you to ask your question.
 
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Friday, February 03, 2012"From Santa to Sexting" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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It is a touchy world for middle-schoolers today. It wasn’t so long ago that the big thing for kids in this age group was whether or not Santa was real. Now, on the threshold of adolescence, these kids are thrust into a very adult world with a profound loss of innocence.  Education columnist, writer, and mom Kristen Blair along with psychologist and author Brenda Hunter want to arm parents with practical information and resources they need to keep their kids safe and strong in the tumultuous middle-school years. They join us for the hour Friday to equip parents with everything they need to know From Santa to Sexting (Leafwood, ISBN# 978-0-89112-130-5).
 
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Thursday, February 02, 2012Sex Addiction Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Sex addictions affect more than nine million people, and the after-effects wreck marriages, destroy careers, and ruin self-worth. With today’s effortless availability to internet porn and chat rooms, the number of sex addicts is expected to climb at an alarming rate. Counselor and author Mark Laaser knows the addiction well. For 25 years he served as a pastor and counselor while secretly living with sexual addiction. Now, 25 years into recovery, he speaks to addicts and has developed programs to help them gain a fresh start in healing. He joins us on Mid-Morning to explain the true healing that comes from journeying in a personal relationship with Christ.
 
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Wednesday, February 01, 2012Pet Health Care Host(s): Lynne FOrd
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Veterinarian Dr. Brandon Stapleton returns to Mid-Morning with more important news you need to know in caring for your pets! People aren’t the only ones to fight an obesity epidemic; today’s pets are increasingly overweight and the health problems that result are surprising! Dr. Stapleton will also explain Canine Cognitive Degeneration and give helpful winter care tips for dogs! We’ll open the phone lines, email, and Facebook to take your questions. Join us to learn more about being great pet owners!
 
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Tuesday, January 31, 2012Kitchen Caboodle Host(s): Lynne Ford, Bekah Freelan
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Lynne and Bekah head back to the kitchen to cook up a recipe from the new book The Hour That Matters Most (Tyndale, ISBN# 978-1-4143-3744-9) written by Les and Leslie Parrott, Stephanie Allen, and Tina Kuna. Stephanie will join us on the air to encourage families to establish great memories around the dinner table! Andrea from The Ticket Kitchen believes life’s best moments are the simplest – and she and her sister-in-law AmberLee have created fine chocolate blocks you can stir into steaming milk for perfect hot chocolate on a chilly night. We’ll also open the phone lines to hear about the kitchen gadgets you love most.
 
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Monday, January 30, 2012Eye Health Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Are your arms getting a workout these days as you try to adjust papers farther away just to be able to read them? If so, you could be suffering from presbyopia, or “elderly eye” – which is diagnosed four million times each year. This condition of the eye, which causes your eye to lose focus, is one of many eye health concerns most Americans don’t even know about. Wheaton Eye Clinic specialist Dr. Ruth Williams joins us to talk about many eye wellness issues, including her specialty: glaucoma. Bring your questions to Mid-Morning and hear some helpful eye health information!
 
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Tuesday, January 24, 2012SHARE 2012 Host(s):

Mid-Morning takes a break for SHARE 2012 January 24-27. Do you appreciate the variety of guests and topics featured on Mid-Morning? If so, we’d appreciate your financial support during SHARE 2012. Thanks for partnering with WBCL in ministry!
 
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Monday, January 23, 2012"From the Garden to the City" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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For better or worse, technology has transformed our lives and daily routines. It brings benefits and detriments, but rarely do we address its power in our lives. Have we considered where it belongs in the story of redemption? In today's encore Mid-Morning, John Dyer, author of From the Garden to the City (Kregal, ISBN# 978-0-8254-2668-1) examines technology through the lens of Scripture and shows us how to live lives faithful to the Lord in a technology-saturated world.
 
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Friday, January 20, 2012"Intimate Issues" Host(s): Lorraine Pintus
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Christian wives long to be not only godly supporters to their husbands, but also desirable to them. Yet many have questions about the intimate issues of marriage that they’ve been too afraid to ask. On today’s encore Mid-Morning, Lorraine Pintus, co-author of Intimate Issues (WaterBrook, ISBN# 978-0-30744-494-3) answers some of the most frequently asked questions Christian women have about sex. Her solid, honest, and practical – yet sometimes humorous – approach to the topic will give you not only answers to your questions, but surprising insights about God’s perspective on sex and enhancing your physical relationship with the husband you love.
 
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Thursday, January 19, 2012"Out of a Far Country" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found both their lives spiraling out of control. Years of heartbreak, confusion and prayer followed before the Yuans found a place of complete surrender, reconciliation, and peace. Christopher and Angela, co-authors of Out of a Far Country (WaterBrook, ISBN# 0-307-72935-4) share their amazing story on today’s encore Mid-Morning – offering hope for anyone affected by homosexuality.
 
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Wednesday, January 18, 2012"What Women Fear" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Angie Smith says “fear is a major part of my testimony.” She was treated for anxiety as a child and has spent the rest of her life learning to handle fears of all shapes and sizes. Along the way, she’s learned how to let Jesus redeem her struggle and be glorified in the process. In her book What Women Fear (B&H, ISBN# 978-0-8054-6429-0) author, speaker, and wife of Selah’s lead singer, Angie invites other women to allow God to work the same transformation in them. If you’ve been tangled up in fear for too long, let this be the year God sets you free to live the abundant life!
 
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Tuesday, January 17, 2012Dr. Mitch Kruse Host(s): Lynne Ford
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I can’t get no satisfaction, bemoaned Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones. Ever feel that way? Where can you go to satisfy your desires? Jesus gave the secret to satisfaction in the greatest speech ever given when he addressed an estimated 20,000 followers along the mountainside outside Capernaum. On today’s Mid-Morning, Dr. Mitch Kruse unpacks the way to find true satisfaction. 
 
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Monday, January 16, 2012"Smart Parenting, Smarter Kids" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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There are dozens of discoveries promising the “right” way to nurture your kids’ developing brain and behavior. How can you make heads or tails of these claims? Dr. David Walsh, author of Smart Parenting, Smarter Kids (Free Press, ISBN# 978-1-4391-2117-7) is an expert at translating the headline-making, cutting-edge findings into practical suggestions for parenting. In his visit to Mid-Morning, he equips parents with usable information about exercise, nutrition, play, sleep, stress, self-discipline, emotional intelligence, and connection. He also addresses topics like schooling choices, dealing with family stress, and managing media use – all to help your children reach their full potential in every way. Learn how to parent with the brain in mind!
 
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Friday, January 13, 2012Problem Solving Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Pictures, pictures everywhere! Though the digital age has helped cut down on picture clutter…what do you do with all the old pictures? Creative Memories Consultant and Director Dee Dee Neumeyer has the answer! And what is the best way to settle into the age of digital scrapbooking? We have recommendations for you. If one of your new year’s resolutions was to do better with housecleaning, we have some practical tips to accomplish the task. If you’re longing for a simpler life, educator Beth Dargis has suggestions for a few tweaks, some new attitudes…and a much simpler life. 
 
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Thursday, January 12, 2012Wisdom and Courage Host(s): Lynne Ford
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World leaders, astronauts and military generals need wisdom and courage…and so do you! Of all the positive traits and attributes, why are wisdom and courage the two Jan Silvious believes aid us the most in both our relationships and life choices? The popular life coach and counselor explains on today’s Mid-Morning. 
 
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Wednesday, January 11, 2012Spots and Spotlights Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Lisa Harper is a well-known author and speaker, but she’s also adopting a baby, and both baby and birth mother need immediate prayer. Lisa opens Spots & Spotlights with her “Marie Mondays” project. David Smith, area supervisor of the Perspectives series explains the passion behind the classes and shares how you can take part. Adam Burke, founder of the Veteran’s Farm, tells the story of these unique horticulture therapy farms for disabled vets. 5th generation employee of Kaspar Wire Works, Jason Kaspar, joins us to talk about his family’s unique business in wire creations. And Dave Walters, creator of Book2MyKids.com offers an imaginative way for parents to write books to their own children.
 
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Tuesday, January 10, 2012Dr. Ann Kulze Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Does sprinkling Sensa on your food really trick your brain into thinking you’re full? Is a ribose smoothie the answer to fatigue, even for people with fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome? Trusted nutrition expert Dr. Ann Kulze answers the questions, weighs in on testing kids for high cholesterol by age 11, and answers your nutrition questions. And be sure to register online during the hour for a chance to win Dr. Ann’s new cookbook!
 
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Monday, January 09, 2012Author! Author! Host(s): Lynne Ford
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In our first Author! Author! of 2012, Beth Webb Hart shares about her novel Sunrise on the Battery (Thomas Nelson, ISBN# 978-1-59554-200-7), which brings together life in the south and powerful lessons of faith. Popular author Nancy Rue collaborated with her husband Jim to create an essential guide for dads of tween daughters in What Happened to My Little Girl? (Zondervan, ISBN# 978-0-310-28472-7). Keri Wyatt Kent brings a fresh look at specific words in the Bible in her study Deeper into the Word: New Testament (Bethany House, ISBN # 978-0-7642-0842-3). Lorilee Craker shares practical, simple, and smart money saving ideas she learned from the Amish, written in Money Secrets of the Amish (Thomas Nelson, ISBN# 978-1595553416). We wrap up the hour with two fiction writers. Erin Healy, author of The Baker’s Wife (Thomas Nelson, ISBN # 978-1-59554-752-1) who brings a story of scandal, mystery, and suspense, and Jane Kirkpatrick, author of Barcelona Calling (Zondervan, ISBN# 978-0-310-29364-4) who writes a compelling story of dreams of fame…and love.
 
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Friday, January 06, 2012"Co-Parenting Works! Host(s): Lynne Ford
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What if your child’s ‘life-after-divorce’ could be better than you hoped for? As the post-divorce dust settles, your child’s chances of leading a healthy, successful life are directly linked to how you and your former spouse relate. Author, counselor and Co-parent Tammy Daughtry discovered real-world strategies that work! She joins us on Mid-Morning to talk about her book, Co-Parenting Works! (Zondervan, ISBN#) and to help you understand concepts like integrating stepparents, teaming with your former spouse, and understanding how today’s decisions affect your child’s future. We’ll open the phones, email, and Facebook for your questions!
 
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Thursday, January 05, 2012Healthy Aging Host(s): Lynne Ford
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The physical effects of aging are unavoidable. As we age we lose muscle strength and function. Joints become stiff. Our organs, including our brains, don’t function as efficiently. These changes can lead to discouragement and despair. Is there any good news about aging? You bet there is! Dr. Marv Eastlund and wellness consultant and personal fitness trainer Kerri Zurbuch share a multitude of things you can do to keep your body, mind and attitude as healthy and vibrant as possible as you grow older.
 
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Wednesday, January 04, 2012Loneliness Host(s): Lynne Ford
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The Lord Himself said that it is not good to be alone. Yet loneliness permeates our marriages, corrodes our families, and sucks life out of our children. Even communities of church, work, and friendships are saturated with lonely members. Counselors Cathy Jantzen and Amy Aldrich have seen the devastation of loneliness and have a passion to offer hope to the lonely and hurting. They return to Mid-Morning to share practical ways to overcome loneliness and the reality of Heavenly presence in the midst of earthly solitude.
 
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Tuesday, January 03, 2012"One Thousand Gifts" Host(s): Lynne Ford
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How do we find joy in the midst of deadlines, debt, drama, and daily duties? What does a life of gratitude look like when your days are gritty, long, and sometimes dark? What is God providing here and now?” These are the questions Ann Voskamp asked when a friend challenged her to find One Thousand Gifts in God’s everyday blessings. Her book by the same title (Zondervan, ISBN# 978-0-310-32191-0) is a New York Times best seller, and she joins us for our first live show of 2012 to share what she learned as God molded her heart to His. Lynne and Bekah are taking a One Thousand Gifts challenge in the new year and will spend the rest of the hour sharing the plan and inviting you to join in!
 
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