Chapel Talks: Joy:fully Lutheran — 2019/08/14

Rev. Robert Riggert, author of the 2019-2020 Chapel Talks, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about the difference chapel makes for students at Lutheran Schools, how schools use the Chapel Talks resource, and this year’s theme of “Joy:fully Lutheran.” Find the Chapel Talks at

Back to (Lutheran) School— 2019/08/14

Dr. Becky Schmidt, Director of School Ministry with the LCMS Office of National Mission, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about the distinct difference Lutheran Schools make for students, the emphasis of all 1,950 Lutheran schools across the country, and this year’s theme. Learn more at

Caring for Babies Surviving Abortion — 2019/08/13

Dr. Michelle Cretella, Executive Director of the American College of Pediatricians, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about EMTALA and the Born-Alive Infant Protection Act of 2002, why the Department of Health & Human Services recently re-issued guidance regarding these issues, and the importance of these documents. Read the re-issuing from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Southern California Defending Life Conference — 2019/08/13

Rev. Dr. Alfonso Espinosa, senior pastor at Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church in Irvine, California, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about the upcoming Southern California Defending Life Conference, including why these gatherings are so important, the cultural issues we face as Christians, and the exciting line-up of speakers and guests. Learn more and register at