Day: May 17, 2019

Friday morning news: May 17, 2019

White House defends precautions amid Iranian threat » The White House continues to warn of a gathering threat from Iran. On Thursday, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders defended this week’s pullout of diplomats from Iraq.

A new plan for immigration

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday, the 17th of May, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up today, a new plan for immigration reform.

Culture Friday: The power of television

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Culture Friday.

Kicker: A life savings tip

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It was a typically busy Saturday inside Patsy’s Pizzeria in East Harlem. Armando Markaj was shuttling pizzas to tabletops, as had many a Saturday for the last 9 years working his way through medical school.

Megan’s Movie Night: Poverty, Inc.

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Friday, May 17th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Megan’s Movie Night. 

Word Play: Eponyms

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Friday, April 17th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Speaking of names, our George Grant is going to tell us about names that take on whole new meanings over time.

Listening In: Glenn Stanton

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith and today you’ll be listening in on my conversation with Glenn Stanton. He’s the director of global family formation studies at Focus On The Family and the author of a new book, The Myth of the Dying Church: How Christianity Is Actually Thriving in America and Around the World.