An Interview with the Seeing Eye

Have you ever wondered how service dogs are trained to guide the blind? I interview Jim Kutsch, president of the Seeing Eye, a school that’s been training dogs and their partners since 1929. In fact, you might listen to this show while I am still in training to get my second seeing eye dog.

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Lahr-Well Christian Academy

Where does America rank in educating its children? Longtime Educator Almeda Lahr-Well of Lahr-Well Christian Academy gives insight on education today. Tune in and learn more about Lahr-Well Christian Academy and find out what techniques they utilize to help children learn at their highest potential.

Tune into Encounter weekdays at 1:30pm in the Metro St-Louis area on KSIV AM 1320 for Christian perspective, World View and stimulating conversation.

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Remodeling Life on Christ’s Example

Join as we hear from Mary Dodd, author of The Pink Toolbelt, A Devotional Guide to Spiritual Remodeling for Women. In her book, Mary leads her readers to their own personal transformation to Christlikeness. “The decision to be like Christ has touched every area of my life. Nothing has been harder to implement, yet nothing has been more rewarding,” reflects Dodd. “Because of the changes it has brought to my life, I am passionate about helping others remodel their lives according to the example we have in Christ.”

Hear more about Mary’s passion and her non-profit, Carpenter’s Guide Ministries, through which she has dedicated her life to rebuilding the lives of others.

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Connecting with the International Community in Your Area

All Nations Refugee and Immigrant Services St. Louis exists to help the international community in our area heal, connect, and develop such that they can become fully integrated and thriving members of the citizenry. Learn more from Director of Operations, Matthew Clark, who offers tips for how to be be a good neighbor to an immigrant.

He provides some helpful advice on how to better help them to acclimate to the American culture and, most importantly, strike up a lasting friendship with them.

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Legacy of Success… or Significance?

Success or significance? What kind of a Legacy would you rather leave? Join me Judy Redlich as Joel Oliver, Executive coach and pastor of Trinity Assembly of God Church and I discuss this very thought-provoking topic.

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Critical Conversations with Tom Gilson

Judy Redlich and author Tom Gilson discuss how Christian parents and pastors need to be prepared to give Biblical answers the challenges teens and pre-teens face in today’s increasingly pro-Homosexual culture. Tom explains why cultural attitudes have shifted on the subject, and gives valuable tips on how to approach youth about this topic. If you are a parent of a teenager or a youth leader, give this segment a listen.

Tune into Encounter weekdays at 1:30 pm in the metro St. Louis area on KSIV AM 1320 for Christian perspective, World View and stimulating conversation.

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An Interview with Randy Mayfield

Meet Randy Mayfield, hear his heart for missions, and learn about what the Lord did on his team’s recent trip to Jerusalem and Jordan.

Randy Mayfield is Missions & Outreach pastor at the Central Presbyterian Church in St. Louis. He is an accomplished singer, songwriter who has traveled extensively, both in the U.S. and internationally to more than 90 countries. In addition to his live performances in venues as diverse as the Fox Theater, Powell Concert Hall and the Sheldon Theater in St. Louis, The Grand Old Opry and the Blue Bird Cafe in Nashville, The Long Beach Arena he has played in concert halls all over Great Britain, Europe and the former Soviet Union. Randy has performed concerts and shared in numerous Federal and local prisons across the country.