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Friday, September 01, 2006When Your Mate Has Emotionally Checked Out Host(s): Char Binkley

It is devastating to a relationship when one spouse has difficulty showing and receiving emotions, love and affection. Even the children suffer. Christian therapist, Craig Miller, takes us on a journey toward emotional healing with tools for healthier relationships in his book "When Your Mate Has Emotionally Checked Out" (Tate Publishing: ISBN # 1-5988628-0-4.)
 
Thursday, August 31, 2006Fitness Trainer Kerri Zurbuch Host(s): Lynne Ford

Wellness consultant and personal fitness trainer Kerri Zurbuch shares how to find the right exercise program for your current level of health and lifestyle. Part encourager, part drill sergeant, Kerri provides the motivation and how-to for getting moving and getting healthy.
 
Tags: fitness, wellness, exercise, health Categories: n/a
Wednesday, August 30, 2006Spots and Spotlights Host(s): Lynne Ford

Looking for one last summer getaway with the kids? Try Santa Claus, Indiana. Will Kock shares the details on August's Spots and Spotlights Mid-Morning. Andrea Barham, author of "The Pedant's Revolt" (Bantam Dell, ISBN # 0-3853-4016-8), debunks common misconceptions, such as spinach makes you strong. And just ahead of his Ft. Wayne visit, Dr. John Perkins discusses developing Christian community
 
Tags: vacation, Santa Clause Indiana, John, Will, Andrea Categories: n/a
Tuesday, August 29, 2006Dr. Marva Dawn Host(s): Char Binkley

Char Binkley summarizes Marva Dawn by saying, "To know her is to love her, to listen to her is to learn something." The author of numerous books, Marva joins Char to discuss a variety of topics pertinent for living in today's culture. Listen and learn!
 
Tags: Talking the Walk, Marva Categories: n/a
Monday, August 28, 2006Dr. Ann Kulze Host(s): Lynne Ford

Fats add a lot of flavor to food and play a crucial role in keeping your body going. But which fats are friends and which fats are foes? Dr. Ann Kulze, author of "Dr. Ann's 10-Step Diet" (Greenleaf Press, ISBN # 0-9748328-0-4), shares the skinny on fats and answers your health-related questions during her monthly Mid-Morning visit.
 
Tags: fats, 10-Step Diet, health, diet Categories: n/a
Friday, August 25, 2006Gloria Gaither Host(s): Char Binkley

It is unusual when Char Binkley and Gloria Gaither discuss a novel. But, "Abide with Me", by Elizabeth Strout (Random House, ISBN # 1-4000-6207-1) takes us with boundless compassion into the life of one preacher who typifies many. How do you treat your pastor? That's the question Char and Gloria will cause you to grapple with during their discussion.
 
Tags: Abide with Me, Gloria, Elizabeth Strout, pastor Categories: n/a
Thursday, August 24, 2006I Once Was Blind But Now I Squint Host(s): Char Binkley

Part of being a human being is recognizing that we see most things through our own selfish perspective. It takes humility to pull back and admit we've been wrong in our perception. Envy, inferiority, rejection, and discouragement are four of the twelve perspectives that Kent Crockett describes in I Once Was Blind But Now I Squint (AMG Publishers, ISBN # 0-89957-139-5).
 
Wednesday, August 23, 2006Clean Like a Man Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford

Many men have a problem with cleaning house. They don't know how to do it, and they don't particularly want to learn. The results are usually a messy house or a bitter spouse - or both. Tom McNulty set out to perfect his own housekeeping skills which he shares in Clean Like a Man. (Three Rivers Press, ISBN # 1-4000-4975-X).
 
Tags: Cleaning, Tom, housekeeping Categories: n/a
Tuesday, August 22, 2006The 10 Dumbest Things Christians Do Host(s): Lynne Ford

Author and pastor Mark Atteberry takes a look at "The 10 Dumbest Things Christians Do" (Nelson, ISBN # 0-7852-1148-0) that explain why the world finds us, and sadly Christ, unappealing. With a deep passion for Jesus and His followers, Mark speaks from a heart of love - and with the right amount of humor - with the hope of helping us discover and drop "blunder baggage."
 
Tags: Mark, deep passion for Jesus, unappealing Categories: n/a
Monday, August 21, 2006Waiting Wisdom Host(s): Lynne Ford

Alicia Britt Chole reframes waiting on God as the surprising birthplace of true spiritual strength. The former atheist and author of "Anonymous" (Integrity, ISBN # 1-59145-421-2), uses Jesus' hidden years - between the ages of 12 and 30 - as inspiration for her insights on resting in God's timing and resisting resentment.
 
Friday, August 18, 2006Open Phones: Summer Experiences! Host(s): Char Binkley

Families often consider the beginning of school as the end of summer! But the memories linger on and on! Open phones invite you to share some of your best moments of Summer 2006. Camping trips, family vacations, reunions, and summer gardening are just a few of the experiences I hope you'll share!
 
Tags: Summer stories, vacations, reunions, gardening Categories: n/a
Thursday, August 17, 2006Digging Deeper Panel Host(s): Char Binkley

Sex is splashed across magazines, computer screens and television. How can contemporary, single Christians navigate the terrain of chastity while living in today's society? The Digging Deeper panel discusses the book, "Real Sex: the Naked Truth about Chastity" by Lauren Winner. (Brazos Press, ISBN 1-58743-069 - X)
 
Tags: Real Sex, Chastity, naked truth, Jody, Suze, Laurie, Maria, Sex Categories: n/a
Wednesday, August 16, 2006Restaurant Reviews Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford

Everyone's a critic . . . or at least they can be on today's restaurant review Mid-Morning. Ryan DuVall, the Journal-Gazette's food critic, and Linda Becker, WBCL's in-house "foodie," weigh-in on their favorite restaurants. And you can too, along with the best or worst service you've received.
 
Tags: food critics, Journal-Gazette, Ryan, Linda Categories: n/a
Tuesday, August 15, 2006No More Nice Kids Host(s): Lynne Ford

We are raising a generation of "nice" kids. Nice kids are well- behaved and look good on the outside, but they often lack courageous character inside. In "The Danger of Raising Nice Kids" (InterVarsity, ISBN # 0-8308-3375-7), family coach and parent Tim Smith offers practical wisdom for raising kids who are compassionate and bring God's light and life to others through their decisions and influence.
 
Monday, August 14, 2006Author! Author! Host(s): Lynne Ford

The buzz is good for Charles Martin's new novel, "When Crickets Cry" (WestBow Press, ISBN # 1-5955-4054-7). Charles shares the back story of his third book on August's Author! Author! that also features Brock Thoene, co-author of "Fourth Dawn" (Tyndale, ISBN # 0-8423-7516-3), Book Four of the "A.D. Chronicles". And recording artist and author Margaret Becker recalls moments of pause that challenged her life in her memoir, "Coming Up For Air" (NavPress, ISBN # 1-57683-934-6).
 
Friday, August 11, 2006Open Phone Lines: Gone to the Dogs Host(s): Char Binkley

It's time for fun and laughter as Mid-Morning "Goes to the Dogs." WBCL staff will share about the fun and unique behavior of their pets -- then phone lines will be open for your unique and funny stories about your dogs and the other animals in your life.
 
Tags: Pet stories, dog stories, funny pet behavior Categories: n/a
Thursday, August 10, 2006Freedom From Addiction Host(s): Char Binkley

God has a plan for those caught in addiction. Mike and Julia Quarles stand in testimony of God's plan and healing. First the President of a Stock Brokerage firm, then a seminary graduate and a pastor, Mike turned to alcohol when the going got tough. Mike and Julia share their story of breaking the bondage of addiction in their book "Freedom from Addiction" (ISBN: 0-83-7-1865-6)
 
Tags: Mike, Julia, addiction, alcoholism, breaking bondage Categories: n/a
Wednesday, August 09, 2006Children's Parties Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford

Gone are the day's when Pin the Tail on the Donkey and Musical Chairs were the thrill of a kid's birthday party. Penny Warner, author of numerous books with ideas for Kids' Parties; along with moms from the WBCL listening audience, bring us practical ideas for birthday parties that are fun for the kids but doesn't empty a parent's wallet.
 
Tags: Penny, Kid's birthday parties Categories: n/a
Tuesday, August 08, 2006Parish Nurses Host(s): Lynne Ford

Why would a church include nursing as one of its ministries? David Rondeau and a panel of parish nurses including Suzie Blaugh, Nancy Davis and Lana Hille explain.
 
Tags: Church, nursing, David, Suzie, Nancy, Lana Categories: n/a
Monday, August 07, 2006Favorite Scripture Verse Host(s): Lynne Ford

Lynne Ford opens the phone lines for listeners to share their favorite Scripture verses. Whether it's a life verse, a current verse providing hope or guidance, or a verse that God used during a significant moment of your life, call and share how God has used His Word to speak to you.
 
Tags: God, Bible, Word Categories: n/a
Friday, August 04, 2006Complete Guide to Family Health, Nutrition & Fitness Host(s): Char Binkley

Dr. Paul Reisser is the primary author of the Focus on the Family "Complete Guide to Family Health, Nutrition & Fitness". (ISBN: #10-08423-0180-2) This comprehensive reference provides answers for finding a pediatrician for your kids, identifying medical tests that prevent health problems before they occur, and much more in its 1,000 pages.
 
Tags: Focus on the Family, reference, medical Categories: n/a
Thursday, August 03, 2006Get it Off Your Chest! Host(s): Char Binkley

Loud radios blaring from the car next to you, smokers who discard their cigarettes on the sidewalk -- Do little things sometimes irritate you! Do you wish you had the power to levy a fine for people who do things that "get under your skin?" Char opens phone lines for a time of light-hearted fun as you get those little frustrations "off your chest."
 
Tags: irritate, pet peeves, open phone lines Categories: n/a
Wednesday, August 02, 2006Choosing the Right Word Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford

If you find yourself saying, "I wish I'd said that!" Now you can! Char and Lynne talk with Dave Dowling, author of "The Wrong Word Dictionary" (ISBN #0-9729937-7-0), J. Beverly Daniel, author of "Finding the Right Words" (ISBN #0-7434-7719-7) and Scott Emmon, a writer for Hallmark Cards.
 
Tuesday, August 01, 2006Encouragement for Those With Empty Arms Host(s): Lynne Ford

If you've longed for a child yet to be conceived, grieved for a baby too soon passed from the womb, or lived through the no-man's land of failed adoption, you know the grief of empty arms. So does Jennifer Saake. The founder of Hannah's Hope shares her story, and encourages anyone waiting for a child to entrust their desire to the Source of strength, hope and peace.
 
Tags: Jennifer, adoption, miscarriage, Hannah's Hope Categories: n/a
Monday, July 31, 2006Saving God's Green Earth Host(s): Lynne Ford

For hundreds of years, the church has championed the beauty of God's creation, demonstrating in many ways how it points to the Creator. But over the last century, the evangelical church has let the value of caring for creation slip away. Tri Robinson, author of "Saving God's Green Earth" (Ampelon, ISBN # 0-9748825-8-5), reestablishes the biblical precedence behind environmental stewardship, issuing the call to all Christians to care for our world.
 
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