FL News Podcasts

FL News: Lessons Learned During the Debt Debate

07.29.11 | Bob Price

Howard Dayton tells Family Life News about what can be taken from the debt debate that's raging in Washington.

FL News: The Gathering Place is the Kitchen

07.29.11 | Ed Thomas

Western NY has a lot to overcome these days, from crime and lean economic times to budget shortfalls and poverty. But one community relief ministry in Allegany County is helping to paint a living picture of how love is always in action. This edition of PMAD takes us to The Gathering Place.

TLI: We Appreciate Your Help, But...

07.28.11 | Cecil Van Houten

Dr. Kerr and Cecil talk about the good intentions of parents who want to support their schools with booster club activities but how they often don’t take the time to check with the school on limitations that might come into play, like federal Title IX regulations.

Inside Out 115: God Wins

07.25.11 | Martha Manikas-Foster

The book God Wins hits bookstore shelves next week. Author Mark Galli joins Martha Manikas-Foster to talk about this response to Rob Bell’s Love Wins and why he thinks “the Good News is better than Love Wins.”

TLI: Teaching 'Gay History' in California

07.21.11 | Cecil Van Houten

Dr. Kerr and Cecil discuss the recent bill signed into law in California mandating that schools teach ‘gay history’. How that is done is being left to local school districts so what is obviously an issue of concern is also an opportunity for people of faith who are involved in the school board ...

FL News: A Website to Help County Clerks Who Object to NY's Same-Sex Marriage Law

07.20.11 | Bob Price

There's a website that is collecting donations to raise money to pay the salaries of any county clerk who wishes to quit their post so they don't have to perform a same-sex wedding ceremony.

FL News: A Cyclist with a Conscience

07.20.11 | Bob Price

A young man is biking across America to raise funds to build a new child care center in Guatemala. He spoke to Family life news recently about why he's doing it - and how you can help.

FL News: Water Watch

07.19.11 | Ed Thomas

Family Life speaks with a water expert about how to find information on the water quality in any community from its consumer confidence report.

FL News: The Other Side of Domestic Violence

07.18.11 | Bob Price

A new survey shows that 11 percent of Americans are wrongly accused in domestic violence cases. The survey also shows that one and a half million restraining orders a year are based on trumped up charges. Investigative Journalist Philip Cook talks to Family Life about this disturbing trend.

TLI: New Teacher Evaluation Program Faces Legal Challenge

07.14.11 | Cecil Van Houten

Dr. Kerr and Cecil discuss a proposed program to evaluate public school teachers and principals that has been stymied by actions of the Board of Regents that are now being challenged in court.