ABN Podcast 93 - Kirby Vardeman on the rise of legal late term abortion and Psalm 106

    February 1, 2019

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    ABN Podcast Host Bill Bumpas chats with Kirby Vardeman, pastor of Mercy Tree Cowboy Fellowship in Russellville, regarding New York's recent approval of third-trimester abortions, including abortions up to the day of the infant's delivery. Vardeman shares insights into the nature of New York's new legislation and discusses how New York's legislation has paved the way for other states to pass similar legislation in the near future. Vardeman also shares how Psalm 106 speaks to the horrors of abortion that are legal in man parts of America.

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    ABN Podcast 92 - Evangelist Sam Moore and the importance of mass evangelism

    January 30, 2019

    Evangelist Sam Moore discusses the importance of mass evangelism today.

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    ABN Podcast 91 - Arkansas evangelist CW Blood and sharing one’s faith in today’s world

    December 21, 2018

    Searcy evangelist C.W. Blood discusses the challenges and opportunities of personal evangelism in today’s diverse and increasing secularized culture.

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    ABN Podcast 90 - OBU Head Football Coach Todd Knight on the Tigers' 12-0 season

    November 30, 2018

    Arkansas Baptist News Podcast host Bill Bumpas highlights an interview with Ouachita Baptist University (OBU) football Head Coach Todd Knight. OBU is currently 12-0 on the season and is set to play Ferris State University in an NCAA Division II football playoff quarterfinal game Dec. 1 at OBU's Cliff Harris Stadium in Arkadelphia.

    Knight has been OBU's head coach for 19 years. In the interview, he shares about the success that he and the school's football program have achieved as well as the program's focus on developing young men, not just football players.

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    ABN Podcast 89 - Issue 1: Should tort reform be considered a pro-life issue?

    October 17, 2018

    Arkansas Baptist News Podcast host Bill Bumpas discusses tort reform and Issue 1, a tort reform measure that could be on the Arkansas ballot in November, with Larry Page, executive director of the Arkansas Faith and Ethics Council, and Jerry Cox, president of Family Council.

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    ABN Podcast 88 - David Perry reminisces on his 39-years of service with ABCHomes

    October 2, 2018

    David Perry executive director of ABCHomes has served with ABCHomes since 1979. Perry is set to retire in 2019 and took a few minutes to chat with ABN Podcast host Bill Bumpas about memorable aspects of his nearly four decades of ministry with ABCHomes.

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    ABN Podcast 87 - Church planting 'out west' with Chris Sims and David Fox

    August 22, 2018

    Former Arkansas Baptists Chris Sims and David Fox share their experiences church planting in the West with Arkansas Baptist News Podcast host Bill Bumpas. Sims the former pastor of Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church in Batesville is church planter of Wind City Church and executive director of Forever West Church Planting Network both based in Casper Wyo. David Fox the former pastor of First Baptist Church Mayflower is a North American Mission Board church planter serving in Colorado Springs Colo.

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    ABN Podcast 86 - Stephen Davis on being "pastor to pastors" and connecting churches with church planters and mission opportunities

    July 26, 2018

    ABN Podcast host Bill Bumpas speaks with Stephen Davis former Arkansas pastor regarding his current role as North American Mission Board ambassador and work as a "pastor to pastors" and helping churches get connected to church planters and mission opportunities.

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    ABN Podcast 85 - Jake McCandless on "prepping" Christians for the trials of modern life

    July 2, 2018

    ABN Podcast host Bill Bumpas chats with Jake McCandless former Arkansas pastor author of "Spiritual Prepper: Tapping Into Overlooked Prophecies To Prepare You For Doomsday" and executive director and lead speaker for Prophecy Simplified. McCandless shares his passion for preparing Christians to overcome trials of life and be obedient followers in the modern world.

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    ABN Podcast 84 - Cross Church's Nick Floyd on the SBC's Evangelism Task Force

    June 5, 2018

    Arkansas Baptist News Podcast host Bill Bumpas speaks with Nick Floyd lead teaching pastor of Cross Church in northwest Arkansas and member of the Southern Baptist Convention's (SBC) Evangelism Task Force about the task force and its focus on personal evangelism and soul winning. Floyd also gives a preview of the task force's upcoming presentation to SBC messengers at the SBC Annual Meeting June 12-13 in Dallas.

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