Mid-Morning Full Archive

Search through our archives of Mid-Morning programs below. If the audio archive is not available to Listen Online or Download, we probably still have the program audio in our offices. You can order a CD from us. To listen to the Mid-Morning shows please download the WBCL App and click on Podcats.
 Take Note!
*If you are trying to search for something in the archives, you may notice searching is currently limited. We have to make some manual adjustments to each archived show to allow it to show up in the search, so in the meantime, click "search" without typing anything in the box first...and this will bring up the full listing of shows. THEN you can type in the key word and find the program you're looking for! Our apologies for the extra step...it's just temporary!

search by keyword
Friday, July 01, 2005Open Phone Lines Host(s): Char Binkley

The July 4th holiday weekend fun starts early on today's open phone lines' Mid-Morning with Char Binkley!
 
Tags: n/a Categories: n/a
Thursday, June 30, 2005Food and Fitness for Life Host(s): Lynne Ford

Need advice for eating right and exercising effectively? Wellness consultant and personal fitness trainer Kerri Zurbuch and registered dietitian Amy Hayden take your calls and answer your questions. We'll also check in with WBCL's Marsha Bunker and Greg Beal and his wife Jennifer to see if their on target with the weight loss and getting-in-shape goals they set for 2005.
 
Tags: weight-loss, exercise, fitness, food Categories: n/a
Wednesday, June 29, 2005Gloria Gaither Host(s): Char Binkley

The seeker-sensitive movement revolutionized the way we did church and introduced countless baby boomers to Jesus. Yet trends show that today's post-Christian generations are not responding like the generations before them. As we enter a new cultural era, what do worship services look like that are connecting with the hearts of emerging generations? In "The Emerging Church" (Zondervan, ISBN # 0-3102-4564-8), Dan Kimball offers a new, old way. Gloria Gaither and Char Binkley explore Kimball's ideas on today's "Readings and Conversation."
 
Tags: church, postmodern, faith, witness, baby boomers Categories: n/a
Tuesday, June 28, 2005Advice for Newlyweds Host(s): Lynne Ford

You know that getting married will change everything about your life, right? Merging two lives is a glorious and complicated experience. Just ask Margaret Feinberg. With honesty and humor, the newlywed explores the expected and unexpected nuances of being "just married."
 
Tags: marriage, newlyweds Categories: n/a
Monday, June 27, 2005MOPS Monday on Mid-Morning Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford, Maria Gardner

On today's encore MOPS Monday on Mid-Morning, Carol Kuykendall, co-author of "Make Room for Daddy," and FamilyMan Ministries'-and father of six-Todd Wilson, share tips for making parenting the team effort it's designed to be.
 
Friday, June 24, 2005Setting Down Roots Host(s): Lynne Ford

You don't have to move a lot to feel disconnected and adrift. Life's hearty winds are more than enough to blow you about emotionally and spiritually like a tumbleweed. Following the narrative of his own life, Eddie Hilburn explains the value and necessity of "Setting Down Roots" (NavPress, ISBN # 1-57683-621-5), and teaches how to settle in and settle down.
 
Thursday, June 23, 2005Go and Tell Host(s): Lynne Ford

Jesus last words to his followers were to go and tell others about him. For most of us the telling takes place in our homes, neighborhoods and workplaces. But Raphael Flores, David Hawk and Tommy Anderson do their telling in Paraguay, Honduras and Northern Ireland - and the result is more people loving and following Christ! They share their stories on today's Mid-Morning.
 
Tags: missionaries, gospel, faith Categories: Mid-Mornings
Wednesday, June 22, 2005Every Young Man, God's Man Host(s): Lynne Ford

Being a man of God isn't relegated to adult men; young men can be confident, courageous and completely His too. But it won't be easy. Kenny Luck, author of "Every Young Man, God's Man" (WaterBrook, ISBN # 1-5785-6983-4), confronts the temptations young men face, cuts to the heart of their frustrations and fears, and speaks the truth that will keep them walking at Jesus' side.
 
Tuesday, June 21, 2005Soul Care Host(s): Char Binkley

Why is journaling an enriching and necessary component of soul care? Mindy Caliguire explains on June's Soul Care installment. Lifting the burden associated with journaling, Mindy offers simple, natural and enjoyable ways to include journaling in the rhythm of your devotional life
 
Monday, June 20, 2005Three Guys and a Book Host(s): Steve Gardner

Is Steve Farrar's "Anchor Man" (Nelson, ISBN # 0-7852-7816-0) really worth three Three Guys and a Book shows? Steve Gardner, Kelly Byrd and Mitchell Kruse think so. And so will you after hearing their final discussion (we promise!) focusing on Farrar's book aimed at dads.
 
Tags: fathers, parenting Categories: Mid-Mornings
Friday, June 17, 2005The Prodigal Brother Host(s): Lynne Ford, Lynne Ford

Having a prodigal affects families profoundly-especially if you're the sibling who didn't stray. Psychologist and counselor Sue Thompson shares her own moving story, touching on unresolved anger and the pain of feeling second-place in her parents' affection. Devoid of self-pity but piercingly honest, Thompson's insights will help prodigals' siblings unload their emotional baggage. (Sue's book is "The Prodigal Brother," published by Tyndale. The ISBN # is 1-58997-259-7.)
 
Tags: prodigal, backslidden Categories: Mid-Mornings
Thursday, June 16, 2005Picnic Pointers Host(s): Lynne Ford

A century ago, when Henry Ward Beecher was asked how we could make our nation better, he answered, "Multiply picnics." Celebrated chef Russell Cronkhite, author of "A Return to Family Picnics" (Multnomah, ISBN # 1-59052-140-4), provides the menus, all simple, delicious and perfect for outside dining, on today's Mid-Morning.
 
Tags: recipes, picnics, cookbooks Categories: Mid-Mornings
Wednesday, June 15, 2005Taking Jesus to the Track Host(s): Char Binkley

What's the most popular sport in America? Baseball? Football? Try racing. With more than 75 million fans, motor sports out distances every other sport. So what better place to take the good news of Jesus than to the track? David Martin and Ron Pegram explain how they're doing just that on today's Mid-Morning.
 
Tags: racing Categories: Mid-Mornings
Tuesday, June 14, 2005Author! Author! Host(s): Lynne Ford

Neta Jackson's Yada Yada series has taken on a life of its own. She explains why the books about a diverse prayer group are insanely popular on the June edition of Author! Author! Shannon Kubiak discusses her sophomore novel, "God Called a Girl" (Bethany House, ISBN # 0-7642-0029-1). And Phyllis Pellman Good shares sure-to-please slow cooker recipes from her "Fix-It and Forget-It Diabetic Cookbook" and "Fix-It and Forget-It Lightly Cookbook."
 
Tags: recipes, prayer, diabetes Categories: Mid-Mornings
Monday, June 13, 2005Faith Comes by Hearing Host(s): Char Binkley

There is a famine in the world for the Word of God. If people don't hear the gospel, how can they know Jesus personally? That's why Faith Comes by Hearing is putting every translation of the Bible in audio form, taking it to churches and villages around the world. Learn more about this ministry that God is using to spread His Word on today's Mid-Morning.
 
Tags: gospel, missionaries, Bible Categories: Mid-Mornings
Friday, June 10, 2005Raising Godly Daughters Host(s): Lynne Ford

How do you raise a godly daughter in an ungodly world.? That's the challenge facing today's parents. Vicki Courtney and Regina Franklin draw from Scripture and their own parenting experiences for much-needed insights and practical advice on today's encore Mid-Morning.
 
Tags: culture, daughter Categories: Mid-Mornings
Thursday, June 09, 2005Digging Deeper Host(s): Lynne Ford

It was words like "judgment," "faith," and "salvation" that caused Kathleen Norris to leave the Church. And it was those same words that brought her back to church and a relationship with Jesus. The Digging Deeper panel invites you to join them on Kathleen's journey from disillusioned doubter to beholden believer when they discuss her book "Amazing Grace" (Riverhead Books, ISBN # 1-57322-721-8).
 
Tags: faith, doubt, salvation Categories: Mid-Mornings
Wednesday, June 08, 2005How to Get a Date Worth Keeping Host(s): Lynne Ford

There are 3.5 million Christian singles in America and best-selling author and relationship expert Dr. Henry Cloud wants to help them to get out and start dating. The good doctor, author of "How to Get a Date Worth Keeping" (Zondervan, ISBN # 0-310-26265-8), presents his money-back plan on today's encore Mid-Morning.
 
Tags: singles, dating Categories: Mid-Mornings
Tuesday, June 07, 2005Church Clusters Host(s): Char Binkley

Dr. Bob Whitesel believes that leading others into a relationship with Jesus needs to be a church-wide effort. The author of "Growth by Accident, Death by Planning" explores the reasons why church "clusters" are proving to be just the right setting for God conversations between Christians and their unchurched friends.
 
Monday, June 06, 2005Love Stories Host(s): Maria Gardner, Steve Gardner

June is the month for weddings. It's also the month for open phone lines on "Marriage Matters." Call Steve and Maria with your engagement or wedding story. Or share the one piece of marital advice you wish you'd been told on your wedding day. Love and marriage are in the air on today's Mid-Morning!
 
Tags: engaged, married, love, advice Categories: Mid-Mornings
Friday, June 03, 2005Spots and Spotlights Host(s): Lynne Ford, Maria Gardner

Individuals facing a threatening illness often find it difficult to keep friends and loved ones updated. That's where CaringBridge comes in. Learn more about this free Internet service, developed to keep friends and family informed, on June's Spots and Spotlights. Brenda Jank explains why individual and group retreats are vital to spiritual health. And Jeane Nixon shares why her job at the Au Gres Sheep Factory is woolly, woolly fun.
 
Thursday, June 02, 2005Book Review and Giveaway Host(s): Lynne Ford

If your idea of summer fun includes reading a book on warm summer day, then Thursday's Mid-Morning is your cup of tea. Join Lynne for a look at what's new in Christian bookstores and call in and win the book of your choice.
 
Tags: books, free Categories: Mid-Mornings
Wednesday, June 01, 2005Where Have the Church's Men Gone? Host(s): Char Binkley

The typical American church draws an adult crowd that's 61% female. Other major religions don't have a similar gender gap. Why not? David Murrow's answers are devoid of blame and offer a path men can follow back to church. (David's book is "Why Men Hate Going to Church," published by Nelson. The ISBN # is 0-7852-6038-2.)
 
Tags: single, church, alone, men Categories: Mid-Mornings
Tuesday, May 31, 2005Dr. Ann's 10-Step Diet Host(s): Lynne Ford

As a family physician, Dr. Ann Kulze recognized that most of the illness and chronic disease she encountered could have been avoided if the patients simply had made better nutrition and lifestyle choices. She left her family practice to go on the offensive, teaching Americans how to utilize the right nutrition and lifestyle choices as a powerful means to avoid chronic disease and maximize vitality. The author of "Dr. Ann's 10-Step Diet" (Top Ten Wellness and Fitness, ISBN # 0-9748-3280-4) does the same for today's "Mid-Morning" audience.
 
Tags: diet, fat, nutrition, food, Atkins Categories: Mid-Mornings
Monday, May 30, 2005Preventing Identity Thef Host(s): Lynne Ford

Identity theft is on the rise, putting almost 10 million Americans at risk every year. On today's encore "Mid-Morning," learn how identity thieves gain access to personal information and how you can protect yourself from this insidious crime from attorney and identity theft expert Mari Frank.
 
Page: 115 of 119 1  « Prev 113 114  [115] 116 117 Next »  119