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We at SoundWitness listen to a lot of Christian radio, and would like to pass on to you what we consider some of the best of what’s out there. Each of these podcasts is highly recommended.

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Issues, Etc.™ Talk Radio – A Christ-centered cross-focused talk radio program with Host Todd Wilken.

Dr. Andrew Steinmann of Concordia University-Chicago answers the question: "Do Old Testament Jewish civil, moral, and ceremonial laws still apply to us today?"
Show date 1-16-14  Click here to listen

Pastor Steven Parks of Concordia University Irvine discusses Baptism.  Is it a work?  And if so, whose work is it, yours, or God's?
Show date 8-13-13  Click here to listen

Wesley J. Smith, Senior Fellow at the Discovery Institute's Center on Human Exceptionalism, explains how those who label their opponents as being "anti-science" are themselves being anti-science in this excellent segment titled "Playing the Anti-Science card."
Show date 8-9-13  Click here to listen


Dr. Andrew Das of Elmhurst College answers the question "Does the Bible teach an age of accountability?" 
Show date 6-17-13  Click here to listen

Scott Klusendorf of Life Training Institute presents a fabulous Pro-Life defense in this discussion of President Obama's speech to Planned Parenthood's National Conference.
Show date 4-29-13  Click here to listen

Pastor Jeremy Rhode of Faith Lutheran Church examines the theology in Pastor Joel Osteen's book I Declare. Does God inflict suffering? Find out the answer to this question, plus a wonderful proclamation of the Gospel in this segment.
Show date 10-19-12  Click here to listen

Pastor Bill Cwirla of Hacienda Heights, California explains what it means to be simultaneously saint and sinner.
Show date 7-23-12  Click here to listen

Dr. Craig Evans of Acadia Divinity College uses archaeological evidence and Scripture to explore the question "Was Jesus literate?" and other related issues.
Show date 4-25-12  Click here to listen

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller of Hope Lutheran Church delves into the theology found in Joel Osteen's book Your Best Life Now:
Show dates 11-14, 21, & 28   Click here to listen

Pastor William Cwirla of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church explains the Third Petition of the Lord's Prayer: Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.  What is God's will for you?
Show date 11-18-11  Click here to listen

Pastor Jeremy Rhode of Faith Lutheran Church contrasts Evangelical and Lutheran theology in this six-part series titled "Pastoral Care for Former Evangelicals." You’ll be richly rewarded for your time, no matter which "branch" of Christianity you're from:

Part 1: Discerning the Will of God
Show date 8-3-11  Click here to listen

Part 2: In Remembrance of Me, discussing the Lord’s Supper
Show date 8-17-11  Click here to listen

Part 3: The Office of the Pastor
Show date 8-24-11  Click here to listen

Part 4: This is My Body
Show date 9-14-11  Click here to listen

Part 5: The Christian Life
Show date 9-21-11  Click here to listen

Part 6: The Divine Service
Show date 10-26-11  Click here to listen

Pastor Ken Schurb of Zion Lutheran Church discusses the differences between Calvinism and Lutheranism.  Are you a 1 1/2 point Calvinist?  Find out here.
Show date 10-25-11  Click here to listen

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller of Hope Lutheran Church explains the relationship between contemporary worship and mysticism.
Show date 8-17-11  Click here to listen

Bill McKeever of Mormonism Research Ministry teaches you how to use Mormon scripture to explain to Mormons how their view of salvation is hopeless.
Show date 8-5-11  Click here to listen

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller of Hope Lutheran Church on worship.  Is church primarily about us doing something for God or Him doing something for us?
Show date 3-9-11   Click here to listen

Pastors David Boisclair and Steven Parks discuss the differences between the Calvinist and Lutheran views on the person of Christ and his two natures.
Show date 2-10-11  Click here to listen

Dr. John Kleinig of Australian Lutheran College talks about prayer.  His insights on prayer may surprise you, as he teaches what prayer is and how we should pray.
Show date 1-31-11  Click here to listen

Dr. Ron Feuerhahn of Concordia Seminary St. Louis analyzes Pietism: subjective, emotional, and experiential Chrisitanity.
Show date  11-24-10  Click here to listen

Dr. Steven Hein of the Concordia Institute for Christian Studies considers the spirituality of everyday life - vocation, good works, and the two kingdoms.
Show date 10-21-10  Click here to listen

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller of Hope Lutheran Church discusses sanctification.  How does sanctification occur, and who does the work?
Show date 9-28-10  Click here to listen

Dr. Norman Nagel, Professor Emeritus of Sytematic Theology at Concordia Seminary discusses the names of Jesus.  What are their significance?
Show date 9-24-10  Click here to listen

Dr. John Kleinig of Australian Lutheran College discusses holiness.  What does it mean to be holy?  Are we holy?
Show date 9-21-10  Click here to listen

Pastor Steven Parks of University Hills Lutheran Church answers the question "Do we have free will?" in a segment on Dr. Martin Luther's book The Bondage of the Will.
Show date 9-14-10  Click here to listen

Dr. Bob Reilly of the American Foreign Policy Council explains the theology behind Islam, and how it has led to the modern Islamist crisis.
Show date 6-2-10  Click here to listen

President Matt Harrison demonstrates the proper distinction between Law and Gospel in this discussion on Christian joy.  Definitely worth a listen.
Show date 3-10-10  Click here to listen

Dr. Dan Gard of Concordia Theological Seminary answers the question “Does God favor America over other nations?” An examination of 2 Chronicles 7:14.
Show date 1-20-10   Click here to listen

Dr. Ben Witherington of Asbury Theological Seminary discusses Dan Brown’s latest book The Lost Symbol. Are Dan Brown’s books The Lost Symbol, The DaVinci Code, and Angels and Demons fact, fiction, or something else?
Show date 9-15-09   Click here to listen

Dr. Craig Evans of Acadia Divinity College discusses how modern Bible scholars such as Elaine Pagels have distorted the Gospels. He answers such questions as “Are the Gospel of Thomas, The Gospel of Judas, and The Gospel of Peter reliable? How do we know the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John are reliable?”
Show date 9-10-09   Click here to listen

Dr. John Warwick Montgomery of Patrick Henry College answers the question “What is the Higher Critical Method of Biblical interpretation?”, and explains how this method errs.
Show date 8-31-09   Click here to listen

Dr. Al Collver of LCMS World Relief & Human Care discusses the relationship between the ordination of women and homosexuality.
Show date 8-26-09   Click here to listen

Pastor Wil Weedon of St. Paul Lutheran Church discusses the Fifth Petition of The Lord's Prayer.  What does "forgive us our trespasses" mean?
Show date 8-10-09   Click here to listen

Pastor Matt Harrison, Executive Director of LCMS World Relief and Human Care, takes a holistic look at the Seventh Commandment.
Show date 6-10-09   Click here to listen

Dr. Andrew Steinmann of Concordia University Chicago discusses the Third Commandment: Remember the Sabbath Day - What does this mean? Can we work on the Sabbath? Does the Sabbath have to be on Sunday?
Show date 6-4-09   Click here to listen

Dr. Arthur Just of Concordia Theological Seminary answers the questions: What is Christian worship? Why do we go to church? What is the relationship between the theology of worship and the structure of worship? What does “table fellowship” mean? What is the significance of the eighth day? What is the significance of the Liturgy?
Show date 5-25-09   Click here to listen

Dr. Andrew Das of Elmhurst College answers the questions, "What is Baptism?," "Who should be baptized?," "Should infants be baptized?"
Show date 12-9-08   Click here to listen

Pastor Peter Bender of the Concordia Catechetical Academy discusses sexual sins such as adultery and pornography within the context of a Christological view of God's gift of sex.
Show date 10-6-08    Click here to listen

A pastor's roundtable on the Third Commandment. Do we need to rest on the Sabbath?  How do you keep the Sabbath Holy?  On which day of the week should the Sabbath be celebrated?  What does Sabbath rest mean?
Show date 9-17-08    Click here to listen

Pastor Todd Peperkorn of Messiah Lutheran Church gives solid pastoral advice for those Christians suffering from depression. 
Show date 9-17-08    Click here to listen

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller of Hope Lutheran Church considers the person and work of the Holy Spirit. Can you feel the Holy Spirit working? How does the Holy Spirit work and what does He do? Pastor Wolfmueller is the Pastor of Hope Lutheran Church in Aurora, CO, and host of the weekly theological talk radio program Table Talk.
Show date 7-24-08    Click here to listen

Are the Biblical account and dinosaurs compatible? Dr. David Menton of Answers in Genesis discusses the discovery of a mummified dinosaur in North Dakota.
Show date 12-5-07    Click here to listen

Finally! Someone definitively answers the question “Why does God allow suffering?” A conversation with Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller.
Show date 10-7-07    Click here to listen

Dr. Louis Brighton, Professor Emeritus of New Testament at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO explores the history of the gnostic view of the feminine side of God, the equality of the sexes, and the roles God has assigned to man and woman in the order of creation. These issues are then related to the ordination of women pastors in the Church.
Show date 3-5-07    Click here to listen


Fighting for the Faith Join apologetics Jedi Master Chris Rosebrough as he defends the historic Christian faith.

Phil Johnson of Pyromaniacs lectures on the following historical heresies:

The Judaizers:  Show date 5-22-12  Click here to listen

Gnosticism:  Show date 6-1-12  Click here to listen

The Arians, part 1:  Show date 6-7-12  Click here to listen

The Arians, part 2:  Show date 6-12-12  Click here to listen

Pelagianism:  Show date 6-20-12  Click here to listen

Socinianism:  Show date 6-27-12  Click here to listen

Chris reviews a sermon by Joel Osteen titled "Speaking Faith into Your Future."  This sermon is an excellent example of the heretical teachings of the Word-Faith movement.
Show date 7-8-11; the Osteen portion begins at the 01:13 mark.  Click here to listen

Chris reviews the doctrine of Law and Gospel, foundationalism and modernism, and contrasts the certainty of faith with the Emerging Church post-modern attack on doctrine and truth claims.
Show date 7-10-08    Click here to listen


Higher Things Radio  Dedicated to high school and college age young adults, Higher Things interviews catechists and columnists as they delve into the deeper aspects of the faith.  Great for adults as well. Hosted by Pastor George Borghardt.

Dr. Richard Stuckwisch discusses the Lord's Supper, including gluten-free Communion wafers and the merits of the common cup versus individual cups
Show date 6-3-11  Click here to listen

Dr. Richard Stuckwisch discusses the Lord's Supper, including the grape juice versus wine issue.
Show date 5-27-11  Click here to listen