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Thursday, December 10, 2009Holiday Recipes for your Christmas Table Host(s): Char Binkley

Although Char doesn't spend much time in her kitchen, she is enjoying some holiday recipes Gloria Gaither recently shared with her.� Some of those recipes can be found in Gloria's book, He Started the Whole World Singing (Warner Faith, ISBN# 0-446-53367-X). Tune in during Thursday's Mid-Morning to gain a few recipes for your own holiday celebrations, share one of your all time favorite holiday foods, and have a chance to win an autographed copy of Gloria Gaither's book.
 
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Wednesday, December 09, 2009Spots and Spotlights Host(s): Lynne Ford, Char Binkley

Remember Highlights magazine? Well, it's still around with new features and old favorites (who could forget Hidden Pictures and Goofus and Gallant?). Christine Clark shares the magazine's history and why it's still a hit with kids on today's "Spots and Spotlights." Donna VanLiere has the scoop on her book The Christmas Hope being turned into a movie for the Lifetime Movie Network. Pastry chef Julia Usher discusses her deliciously delightful book, Cookie Swap (Gibbs Smith, ISBN # 1-4236-0378-8). And children's author Jennie Bishop has the story behind her book The Three Gifts of Christmas (Warner Press, ISBN # 1-59317-378-4). All this and giveaways too!
 
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Tuesday, December 08, 2009When the Good News Gets Even Better Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Time. Place. Customs. Any historian will tell you that those are three very important words for understanding the story of mankind. But what if we're trying to understand the Savior of mankind, born a Hebrew, who lived, preached, taught, and healed in the first century? Time, place and custom are just as important. Neb Hayden, author of When the Good News Gets Even Better (Cook, ISBN # 1-4347-6700-4), anchors the events of the Gospels in the context of Jewish culture and customs, enabling you to hear, with new ears, the Old, Old Story of salvation.
 
Monday, December 07, 2009Pinocchio Parenting Host(s): Char Binkley
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While parents don't intend to lie to their children, they often do with statements like "It's the thought that counts" or "If it doesn't kill you, it will make you stronger." In Pinocchio Parenting (Howard Books, ISBN: 1-58229-572-7), the focus of Monday's encore Mid-Morning, Chuck Borsellino separates truth from fiction in the 21 things we regularly tell our kids. Originally aired October 6, 2006
 
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Friday, December 04, 2009Ace Collins Host(s): Char Binkley
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Has Christmas become a holiday related with stress and headache for you? Do you desire to recapture the joy of the season and embrace a more relaxing approach to celebrating Christ's birth? Ace Collins, author of 25 Days, 26 Ways to Make it the Best Christmas Ever (Zondervan, ISBN# 978-0310293149) joins Char on Friday's Mid-Morning to help you do just that. He shares practical ways to detox your holidays and revolutionize your Christmas. Learn how to escape your inner Scrooge, shop like a Wise Man, and make the exchange of gifts more meaningful.
 
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Thursday, December 03, 2009Healthy Church, Healthy Pastor Host(s): Char Binkley
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What does a healthy church look like? What does a healthy pastor look like? And how do they get to be that way? Join Char, along with her panel - Dr. Mike Cook and Dr. Jerry Davis of Huntington University's graduate programs, as well as Bishop Phil Whipple and Pastor Monte Sheets. Together this professional team will unpack how congregations can help or hinder the health of their pastor and their church.
 
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Wednesday, December 02, 2009Win a Book! Host(s): Lynne Ford, Char Binkley

Want a good read for this winter? We've got plenty and are excited to share them with you! Win a book for yourself, or one to give as a Christmas present during Mid-Morning's winter book giveaway. Check out the entire book list on the Mid-Morning home page at wbcl.org, pick your favorite, and call Lynne and Char on Wednesday's Mid-Morning to win your copy. Be sure to have a few back up options in mind in case your preferred book is given away before you call. So, get your fingers flexed and ready to call in and speak with Char and Lynne.
 
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Tuesday, December 01, 2009The Anti-Alzheimer's Prescription Host(s): Lynne Ford
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While drug companies continue to fail in developing a cure for Alzheimer's, physicians can agree on only one treatment: prevention. Fortunately, by making the proper lifestyle choices and avoiding certain risk factors, Alzheimer's can be forestalled by most people and delayed in those who are genetically predisposed. World-renowned neurologist Dr. Vincent Fortanasce, author of The Anti-Alzheimer's Prescription (Gotham Books, ISBN # 978-1592403790), shares his science-proven prevention plan on today's Mid-Morning.
 
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Monday, November 30, 2009Pure Pleasure Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Acclaimed spiritual growth author Gary Thomas believes that Christians should learn to cultivate pleasure in their lives. Why? Because this powerful force can feed your relationships, help protect your spiritual integrity, and bring delight to your heavenly Father. Not convinced? The author of Pure Pleasure (Zondervan, ISBN # 0-310-29080-3) makes his case when he returns to Mid-Morning.
 
Friday, November 27, 2009Ideas for a Joyous, No Stress Christmas Host(s): Lynne Ford

Is your December cluttered? Does Christmas leave you fretting instead of singing "Joy to the World"? Cathy Messecar, author of "A Scrapbook of Christmas Firsts" (Leafwood, ISBN# 0891125647), ushers in the season during Friday's encore Mid-Morning with fresh ideas for family traditions, connecting generations, gift giving, and more - all designed to bring harmony and the joy our Savior to this busy month.
 
Thursday, November 26, 2009Praise Music Host(s):

Thursday's Mid-Morning is pre-empted for special praise and worship music as you celebrate Thanksgiving with your loved ones. We hope you'll join us again Friday for an encore Mid-Morning featuring Cathy Messecar, author of "A Scrapbook of Christmas Firsts" (Leafwood, ISBN# 0891125647).
 
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Wednesday, November 25, 2009Christ in the Feast of Tabernacles Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Before you gather around the Thanksgiving table to enjoy good food and the company of people you love, consider how a Jewish feast, established thousands of years ago, can realign your view of gratitude. During Wednesday's encore Mid-Morning, Jews for Jesus Executive Director David Brickner, and author of "Christ in the Feast of Tabernacles" (Moody, ISBN 0-8024-1396-3), captivatingly explains the activities and imagery of the Jewish Feast of Tabernacles-all celebrating God's presence and provision-and reminds us of a day when believers from all nations, both Jews and Gentiles, will observe this festival of thanksgiving.
 
Tuesday, November 24, 2009Praising God in All Things Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Life is a mixture of celebrations and sunshine, setbacks and suffering. Jim O'Donnell has seen his fair share of both. The author and Huntington University professor shares how God has used the realities of life to reveal the truth of what it means to belong to and follow Christ. Tune in and find your soul positioned to praise God in all things through Jim's encouraging story.
 
Monday, November 23, 2009Make Love, Make War Host(s): Lynne Ford
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We are created to worship the transcendent God Who, alone, is worthy of worship. And Brian Doerksen's songs, including Come, Now is the Time to Worship, have enabled millions to do just that. In "Make Love, Make War" (Cook, ISBN # 1-4347-6682-3), the pastor and songwriter shares the backstories of some of today's greatest worship songs, while challenging Christ-followers to embrace worship as a lifestyle-a lifestyle that points to God's power, goodness and love.
 
Friday, November 20, 2009Dupont Resource Center Host(s): Char Binkley
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Diabetes strikes 23.6 million adults and children in America resulting in an increase in heart disease, stroke, and problems with vision, kidney and nerve function. Friday's expert panel from Dupont Resource Center addresses your questions and shares preventative methods for keeping diabetes at bay. They also give tips on how to best care for yourself if you have already been diagnosed with diabetes so you can keep it from spiraling out of control and live a life full of health.
 
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Friday, November 20, 2009Dupont Resource Center: Diabetes Host(s): Char Binkley
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Diabetes strikes 23.6 million adults and children in America resulting in an increase in heart disease, stroke, and problems with vision, kidney and nerve function. Friday's expert panel from Dupont Resource Center addresses your questions and shares preventative methods for keeping diabetes at bay. They also give tips on how to best care for yourself if you have already been diagnosed with diabetes so you can keep it from spiraling out of control and live a life full of health.
 
Thursday, November 19, 2009Digging Deeper Panel Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford
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The Digging Deeper panel is back in full force during Thursday's Mid-Morning - this time discussing the award-winning novel: "A Song I Knew By Heart" by Bret Lott. It's a modern day story of Ruth and Naomi touching on the themes of grief and loss and the power of family. Tune in and hear the ladies responses and insights to this tender portrait of the grieving process.
 
Thursday, November 19, 2009Digging Deeper Panel Host(s): Char Binkley
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The Digging Deeper panel is back in full force during Thursday's Mid-Morning - this time discussing the award-winning novel: "A Song I Knew By Heart" by Bret Lott. It's a modern day story of Ruth and Naomi touching on the themes of grief and loss and the power of family. Tune in and hear the ladies responses and insights to this tender portrait of the grieving process.
 
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Wednesday, November 18, 2009Open Phones: Who Are You Thankful For? Host(s): Lynne Ford, Char Binkley

It's the season of Thanksgiving, and Char and Lynne want to know who you're thankful for! Wednesday is the day to share with the world that one person you are grateful for - that person that has made a difference in your life. We want to hear why you are grateful for that person-what impact did they have on your life. And if that person is still alive, and you'd like to have us send them a CD with your words of gratitude, we are glad to do so. Char and Lynne invite you to pick up the phone, give us a call, and tell the world in a minute or two all about that person. It will be a heartwarming Thanksgiving show with your participation!
 
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Wednesday, November 18, 2009Open Phones: Who Are You Thankful For? Host(s): Char Binkley, Lynne Ford

It's the season of Thanksgiving, and Char and Lynne want to know who you're thankful for! Wednesday is the day to share with the world that one person you are grateful for - that person that has made a difference in your life. We want to hear why you are grateful for that person-what impact did they have on your life. And if that person is still alive, and you'd like to have us send them a CD with your words of gratitude, we are glad to do so. Char and Lynne invite you to pick up the phone, give us a call, and tell the world in a minute or two all about that person. It will be a heartwarming Thanksgiving show with your participation!
 
Tuesday, November 17, 2009WisdomWorks with Dr. Mitchell Kruse Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Do you ever have trouble focusing on the negative at the expense of being thankful? On today's WisdomWorks Mid-Morning, Dr. Mitchell Kruse reveals what blocks our ability to be thankful and explains what makes it possible for us to live out the words of Paul to "Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus."
 
Tuesday, November 17, 2009WisdomWorks with Dr. Mitchell Kruse Host(s): Lynne Ford
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Do you ever have trouble focusing on the negative at the expense of being thankful? On today's WisdomWorks Mid-Morning, Dr. Mitchell Kruse reveals what blocks our ability to be thankful and explains what makes it possible for us to live out the words of Paul to "Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus."
 
Monday, November 16, 2009Author! Author! Host(s): Lynne Ford

Jennie Bishop returns to the royal family introduced in "The Princess and the Kiss" for a story about the true meaning of Christmas in "The Three Gifts of Christmas" (Warner Press, ISBN# 1-59317-378-4). To help you get dinner on the table during the busy holiday season, Vanda Howell shares tasty meals you can make ahead in "Don't Panic: More Dinner's in the Freezer" (Revell, ISBN # 0-8007-3317-9). Bobby Gross ("Living the Christian Year", Formatio, ISBN # 0-8308-3520-1), and author/artist Karla Dornacher ("Give Thanks", Nelson, ISBN # 9781404187535) round out November's "Author! Author!" guests.
 
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Monday, November 16, 2009Author! Author! Host(s): Lynne Ford

Jennie Bishop returns to the royal family introduced in "The Princess and the Kiss" for a story about the true meaning of Christmas in "The Three Gifts of Christmas" (Warner Press, ISBN# 1-59317-378-4). To help you get dinner on the table during the busy holiday season, Vanda Howell shares tasty meals you can make ahead in "Don't Panic: More Dinner's in the Freezer" (Revell, ISBN # 0-8007-3317-9). Novelist Marci Alborghetti ("The Christmas Glass", Guideposts, ISBN # 0-8249-4776-7), Bobby Gross ("Living the Christian Year", Formatio, ISBN # 0-8308-3520-1), and author/artist Karla Dornacher ("Give Thanks", Nelson, ISBN # 9781404187535) round out November's "Author! Author!" guests.
 
Friday, November 13, 2009Broken Heart on Hold Host(s): Char Binkley
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Linda Rooks, author of "Broken Heart on Hold: Surviving Separation" (Cook, ISBN# 978-0-7814-4439-2) has lived through the reoccurring moments of despair and suffocating fear as a result of separation from her husband. Having walked the lonely road of separation, she now offers practical steps for women experiencing this same suffering. Join Linda during Friday's encore Mid-Morning to hear her story and to learn how you can sort through the emotional and mental chaos of separation. Gain biblical support for retaining hope and holding fast to God.
 
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