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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
May 17, 2018
Arkansas Baptist News Podcast host Bill Bumpas speaks with Wade Morris an itinerant evangelist based in Birmingham Ala. and Warren Gasaway Arkansas Baptist State Convention evangelism and church health assistant team leader and student ministry specialist regarding this year's Super Summer event which will be held June 9-16 and June 23-30 at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia.
May 3, 2018
Arkansas Baptist News Podcast host Bill Bumpas interviews Ronnie Floyd president of the National Day of Prayer Task Force and pastor of Cross Church northwest Arkansas on the priority of prayer for our nation and leaders.
April 13, 2018
ABN Podcast host Bill Bumpas talks with Delta church planters Nathaniel Smith pastor of Greater New Philadelphia Baptist Church Wilson and Anthony Banks pastor of Second Baptist Church Turrell about their ministries in the northeastern Arkansas Delta.