Month: April 2019

Friday morning news: April 26, 2019

Kim and Putin meet in Russia » Russian President Vladimir Putin says he is satisfied with his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Culture Friday: Christian persecution

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday, the 26th of April, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up today, Culture Friday.

Kicker: Why did the donkey cross the road?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: You’ve heard about the chicken crossing the road?

Film review: Avengers: Endgame

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, April 26th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It, Megan Basham reviews what might be the last of a particular movie franchise of superheroes.

Listener feedback

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, April 25th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. It’s time for listener feedback! The time that we hear from you.

Thursday morning news: April 25, 2019

Sri Lankan president fires top officials in wake of bombings » Sri Lanka’s president is firing the country’s defense secretary and national police chief in the wake of the deadly Easter Sunday bombings. That after officials failed to act on intelligence reports warning of possible attacks.

Faith and foster care

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday the 25th of April, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: foster care and religious faith.

Preparing for college

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: preparing students for college.

Kicker: Scohol

NICK EICHER, HOST: People driving in suburban Miami recently noticed a big typo on the street. Except it wasn’t a typo. It was painted. A paint-o?

Becoming persuasive and persuadable

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 25th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: A conversation with Arthur Brooks.