Day: April 2, 2021

Friday morning news – April 2, 2021

President Biden holds first cabinet meeting » President Joe Biden held his first official Cabinet meeting on Thursday. His $2.3 trillion dollar infrastructure plan dominated the agenda. The president tapped five Cabinet secretaries to champion the proposal.

Culture Friday – Forcing Christian colleges to compromise

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: It’s Friday, April 2nd, 2021. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Myrna Brown.

Kicker – A truly good-will gesture

Andrea Lessings works at a Goodwill thrift store in Norman, Oklahoma. LESSING: Just from working here for about a month and a half, I’ve noticed that there are a lot of weird things that have been donated. And she told KFOR News that she recently found a really weird thing among the donations: Two sweaters...

Review – A Week Away

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, April 2nd. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MYRNA BROWN, HOST: And I’m Myrna Brown.

Ask the Editor – What is the Talmud?

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Friday, April 2nd. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Myrna Brown. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher.

Easter Special – When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

NICK EICHER, HOST: Well, today is Good Friday. Many Christians around the world gather to hear and reflect upon the passion of Christ: His last supper, prayerful preparation, garden arrest, trial by night, crucifixion, and burial in a borrowed tomb. MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Many Good Friday services end with draping the altar in black, or...