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Right-wing Christian Radio Host Launches Homophobic Rant Against Buttigieg

Right-wing Christian radio host Bryan Fischer launched into a homophobic rant against 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the first openly gay man to run for president, on his Focal Point radio program on Wednesday, asserting that electing an "unrepentant homosexual" into the White House "would be suicidal" for American culture.

Former lesbian explains why she left same-sex relationship after going back to church

Sarah Sedgwick (The Christian Institute) A woman who had a lesbian partner has opened up about why she ended the relationship after coming back to church four years ago. Sarah Sedgwick, who shared her testimony in a Christian Institute video, said her life had been turned around after stumbling upon a Christian radio station.

Longtime NYC Radio Station WPLJ Set to Go Off the Air

After nearly 50 years, legendary radio station WPLJ is signing off the air for good. Come the end of May, the station will be off the airwaves after it was purchased by the owners of K-LOVE Christian radio. The New York City staple debuted in 1971 as a rock station, before transitioning to Top 40 and eventually adult contemporary most recently.

WBVN celebrates 29 years of broadcasting

MARION (WSIL) -- WBVN radio is celebrating nearly three decades in the community. WBVN is a non-profit contemporary Christian radio station based in Marion. 104.5 began broadcasting in 1990 and celebrated their 29th anniversary with a full day of song requests.

Pa. State Rep: ‘I prayed as I always did’

HARRISBURG — The Republican state representative whose prayer on the House floor earlier this week caused a controversy said on a Christian radio program Thursday that she “prayed as I always did.” On Monday afternoon, just before the state’s first Muslim, female representative was sworn into....

Papal resignation linked to inquiry into ‘Vatican gay officials’, says paper

Father Federico Lombardi said some were trying to profit from a time of disorientation in the Catholic Church to spread “gossip” and “slander”. Father Lombardi made the comments in an editorial on the Vatican radio website. Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, the first by a pope in nearly 600 years, takes effect on Thursday.

'Uncle Charlie' from 'Children's Bible Hour' dies

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) The man known to young Christian radio listeners around the world as “Uncle Charlie” has passed away. Charlie VanderMeer died Friday afternoon at his West Michigan home, surrounded by family and friends, according to . He was 84 years old.

Christian radio personality ‘Uncle Charlie” dies at 84

By John Tunison | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- A well-known Christian radio personality who started with the Children’s Bible Hour in 1943 has died at age 84. “Uncle Charlie” VanderMeer died Friday, Feb. 22. VanderMeer started at Children’s Bible Hour as a story boy when he was just 9.

'Uncle Charlie' VanderMeer from 'Children's Bible Hour' dies

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) The man known to young Christian radio listeners around the world as “Uncle Charlie” has passed away. Charlie VanderMeer died Friday afternoon at his West Michigan home, surrounded by family and friends, according to . He was 84 years old.

Avril Lavigne on Lyme disease, 'scary' comeback

Avril Lavigne never thought she'd be on Christian radio. But the former pop-punk princess found herself there last October, when her uplifting anthem "Head Above Water" became an unexpected crossover hit on Billboard's Hot Christian Songs chart, peaking at No. 2. "I loved that," Lavigne says, laughing.

Ghanaian Stars Who Worship Demon

In a country where 'Christian' as a tag is affixed to everything, Ghana is full of people who have no idea of the price on the tag. We have our Christian drinking spots and chop bars, Christian radio and TV, Christian schools, Christian pool parties and concerts. We are proud to even have Christian comedians and our 'sanctified' artists.

Mohamed Ali

By Nyaboga Kiage. Nyali Member of Parliament Mohamed Ali has narrated his struggles earlier in his career as a journalist before he secured his first job in the media. The first time MP, has recounted how he wrote more than 30 application letters and that at some point he was so desperate that he....

In North Korea, Christian radio is taking the Gospel where missionaries cannot

(Photo: Open Doors USA) While North Korea continues to bar missionaries from entering the country, the Gospel is instead being carried across the border through the airwaves. Christian evangelist Dr Billy Kim told BBC World that radio is the 'next best thing' to spread the Gospel so long as the....

Archbishop of Canterbury: 'I pray in tongues every day'

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has said he regularly prays in tongues and seeks 'words of knowledge' and 'prophecy' as part of his daily spiritual discipline. However, Welby told Premier Christian Radio : 'It's not something to make a great song and dance about.

I pray in tongues every day, says archbishop of

21.01.2019 - 01:35 Uhr I pray in tongues every day, says archbishop of Canterbury. Church of England leader tells Christian radio station he speaks in tongues as part of 5am prayerThe leader of the Church of England has said that he prays in tongues every day – although the archbishop of Canterbury....

I pray in tongues every day, says archbishop of Canterbury

Church of England leader tells Christian radio station he speaks in tongues as part of 5am prayer. Welby: ‘[I]t’s not usually an immensely ecstatic moment.’ Photograph: Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters. The leader of the Church of England has said that he prays in tongues every day – although the....

The Truth of Torah Wins Out in Australia

. What does a Christian Radio host do when confronted with the truth of Jewish apologetics, and where does his journey take him? ....

Britain's politicians can learn kindness from Christians, says London mayor

Reuters Mayor of London Sadiq Khan. As Westminster politicians continue to lock horns over Brexit, the Mayor of London has said they should look to the Church for inspiration. Speaking to Premier Christian Radio, Sadiq Khan said politicians could learn how to be kind from Christians who serve the....

New constitutional radio station to hit the airwaves, WZTE Freedom

The Erie area is getting a civics lesson on the radio about the US Constitution. Program testing is being conducted for AM 1530's new launch as 'WZTE Freedom'. The new station is licensed under the Christian radio station WCTL. Station Manager Joel Natalie has enlisted Haydn Tidball and Jennifer....

The saving truth

In November 5, 1943, that is, 75 years ago, many bombs rained down on the Vatican City State. In the view of Augusto Ferrera, the author of a book titled 1943: Bombs on the Vatican, the principal purpose for such a bombing was simply to destroy Vatican Radio and its mission to keep hope alive and....

Christian radio host Delilah says faith in God got her through son's suicide

(Photo: NBC) Delilah's son Zachariah died by suicide in 2017. One year after tragedy met nationally syndicated radio personality, Delilah, the loving mother is opening up about her teenage son's suicide. In a recent interview on Good Morning America, Delilah shared that she "couldn't write, and....

Danny Gokey, who gained fame on 'American Idol,' brings tour to Topeka Updated at 5:42 PM

Grammy Award-nominee Danny Gokey made his mark on "American Idol" more than a decade ago and delved into country music for a quick cup of coffee, but has found staying power in contemporary Christian music. His songs "Rise," "Comeback," "Tell Your Heart to Beat Again" and "Masterpiece" have become fixtures on Christian radio stations.

Pope Francis, Brazilian leaders condole Vietnam on President’s passing

Pope Francis sent a message of condolences to Vietnam on the passing of President Tran Dai Quang, reported the Vatican Radio on September 22. President Tran Dai Quang inspects guards of honour during India visit on March 3, 2018. In the message sent to Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, the Pope....

Pope Francis, Brazilian leaders condole Vietnam on President’s passing

Rome (VNA) – Pope Francis sent a message of condolences to Vietnam on the passing of President Tran Dai Quang, reported the Vatican Radio on September 22. In the message sent to Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, the Pope extended his profound condolences and wished for peace and blessings to the....

WGCA's Sharathon goal set at $300,000

QUINCY -- If nothing else, the Rev. Bruce Rice feels WGCA-FM 88.5 has always been a companion for contemporary Christian radio listeners across the region. "We play a wide variety of Christian music that appeals to a broad range of listeners," said Rice, the longtime executive director of the station.

March for Jesus a ‘great time for the community'

QUINCY -- "March for Jesus" returns Sept. 29 to downtown Quincy. "It's a great thing, a great time for the community," said the Rev. Bruce Rice, executive director of contemporary Christian radio station WGCA FM-88.5, and one of the organizers of the march. The 10 a.m.
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The Red Cross teams up with local amateur radio operators

The Red Cross says that during a disaster, they actually seek help of radio operators, to help as many people as possible. The Red Cross says with start of hurr...

Amatuer radio operators prep for emergencies

Thursday morning local amateur radio operators talked to people on radios in New Hampshire, Maryland, North Carolina and in other states. They say they did this...

'We should get the hell out of here': Ex-diplomat recalls mission to rescue students in Chornobyl disaster

In the spring of 1986, Hector Cowan, a 38-year-old diplomat at the Canadian embassy in Moscow, got a first clue about the Chornobyl nuclear accident while at th...

Building checked in threat response

Police in Northwest Arkansas responded to a bomb threat against a federal building Tuesday after a person heard the apparent threat while listening to his short...

Remote Sensing, Vol. 11, Pages 1130: Satellite-based Cloudiness and Solar Energy Potential in Texas and Surrounding Regions

Abstract Global horizontal irradiance (i.e., shortwave downward solar radiation received by a horizontal surface on the ground) is an important geophysical vari...

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International Broadcast Center to provide broadcast of II European Games

Minsk is at the finish line of preparation for large-scale competitions. The Prime Minister and the Chairman of the Minsk City Executive Committee visited today...

Minsk European Games broadcasting center to come on stream on 17 June

MINSK, 6 June (BelTA) - The international broadcasting center (IBC), which will broadcast the 2nd European Games, will be launched in Minsk on 17 June. Belarus ...

Radio presenter Terry Farrugia laid to rest

Radio presenter Terry Farrugia was laid to rest today. Farrugia, who died last Friday, was known for having trained many known local presenters, supported local...

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Opposition leaders disowned the effort saying that it was either the work of hotheads or provocateurs and pointing out that during the entire course of the prot...

Barbershop Choruses Win International Acclaim

Tony De Rosa is the director of both choruses. (Toast of Tampa ) Tony De Rosa is the director of both choruses. (Toast of Tampa ) The Toast of Tampa Show Chorus...

STS and Partners Spur-Up to Celebrate Launch of Daily American Airlines Flights to Dallas Fort Worth on June 6

SANTA ROSA, Calif. June 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Charles M. Schulz — Sonoma County Airport (STS) and partners will celebrate the first inbound and outbound Ameri...

Gary Peters : Peters Applauds ITC Decision to Continue Investigating Unfair Trade Practices Harming Michigan Cherry Growers

06.06.19. WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) today welcomed a U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) decision to continue investigations into the...

Worldwide Enterprise Storage Systems Market Revenue Declined 0.6% During the First Quarter of 2019, According to IDC

According to the International Data Corporation ( , vendor revenue in the worldwide enterprise storage systems market decreased 0.6% year over year to $13.4 bil...

Blaze International : Completion of Auger Geochemical Program

7 June 2019. ASX Compliance Pty Limited ( ASX. Level 40, Central Park. 152-158 St George's Terrace. Perth WA 6000. COMPLETION OF AUGER GEOCHEMICAL PROGRAM: LEON...

Loud and clear: AIR Jeypore gets boost with high-tech transmitter

KORAPUT: To reach remote areas and ensure that people listen to radio more clearly without any interruption, a newly installed 100KW digital-ready high-power me...

Face To Face With The Congo (2)

The signature tune of the very interesting programme Radio Ghana compiled and sent, with greetings to our soldiers in the Congo by their families and friends (t...

Christian broadcasting studio attacked by arson on Shabbat morning

Police have confirmed that an arson attack occurred over the weekend at Daystar’s Jerusalem studio. “We have opened an investigation,” Israel Police Spokesperso...

Todd Starnes: Democrats poised to destroy religious liberty (yes, you read that correctly)

If Democrats get their way, religious hospitals would be forced to perform abortions, Christian churches would be forced to host events that are contrary to the...

Pat Robertson: Alabama abortion ban has ‘gone too far’

Robertson is a longtime abortion opponent, but on Wednesday, as he hosted "The 700 Club" on the Christian Broadcasting Network, he called the bill "extreme" and...

Pat Robertson: Alabama abortion ban has ‘gone too far’

Robertson is a longtime abortion opponent, but on Wednesday, as he hosted "The 700 Club" on the Christian Broadcasting Network, he called the bill "extreme" and...

Televangelist Pat Robertson: Alabama's near-total abortion ban has 'gone too far' Source: WFTV

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Conservative televangelist Pat Robertson said Alabama has "gone too far" by passing a bill that would make performing an abortion a felony in...

Right-wing Christian Radio Host Launches Homophobic Rant Against Buttigieg

Right-wing Christian radio host Bryan Fischer launched into a homophobic rant against 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the first openly gay man to ru...

Former lesbian explains why she left same-sex relationship after going back to church

Sarah Sedgwick (The Christian Institute) A woman who had a lesbian partner has opened up about why she ended the relationship after coming back to church four y...

Longtime NYC Radio Station WPLJ Set to Go Off the Air

After nearly 50 years, legendary radio station WPLJ is signing off the air for good. Come the end of May, the station will be off the airwaves after it was purc...

WBVN celebrates 29 years of broadcasting

MARION (WSIL) -- WBVN radio is celebrating nearly three decades in the community. WBVN is a non-profit contemporary Christian radio station based in Marion. 104...

Pa. State Rep: ‘I prayed as I always did’

HARRISBURG — The Republican state representative whose prayer on the House floor earlier this week caused a controversy said on a Christian radio program Thursd...

Praise TV Is Best African Gospel Station Of T...

Praise TV, Ghana’s premier Christian channel has been adjudged the best gospel television station in Africa. This was at the Africa Gospel Music Festival (AGAFE...

Donald Trump Cannot Be Removed Because He Is ‘God’s Choice,’ Claims Pastor

A right-wing pastor has told an evangelical Christian TV show he interceded on behalf of Donald Trump to get him elected president—and that those fighting to ge...

Christian TV network’s Jerusalem studio firebombed: 'You can't silence...the Gospel'

An arsonist set fire to Daystar Television Network's studio at Mount Zion around 2:30 a.m. Saturday before escaping by rope and running away, according to secur...

Here’s your first look at Kim Cattrall’s New Orleans-shot series ‘Filthy Rich’ (video)

At least, that's the impression viewers will get from the recently released trailer for the show's pilot episode, which was shot in New Orleans in March. It set...

Alabama abortion ban 'has gone too far' with 'extreme' bill, evangelical leader Pat Robertson says

Alabama’s new abortion ban , which prevents the procedure outright in nearly all cases, “an extreme law”. “I think Alabama has gone too far, they’ve passed a la...

Cricket World Cup 2019 TV channel, radio coverage, start times and fixtures

The Cricket World Cup captains line up with the Queen (Picture: AFP/Getty Images) The 2019 Cricket World Cup has arrived and the 10 best teams on the planet wil...

Victoria earmarks AU$53m for digital service delivery and citizen engagement

The Victorian government wants to encourage the innovative use of technology to improve service delivery and business processes, allocating AU$52.9 million in t...

Victoria earmarks AU$53m for digital service delivery and citizen engagement

The Victorian government wants to encourage the innovative use of technology to improve service delivery and business processes, allocating AU$52.9 million in t...

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You can listen to Pirate FM on 102.2 FM or 102.8 FM. Don't forget to save us as a preset in your car. Yes, Pirate FM and Pirate 80s are on DAB too. Just have a...

Detroit celebration: Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, White Stripes, and more come to Brighton

The American city has spawned some of the world’s finest musicians, from Stevie Wonder to Aretha Franklin, The Temptations to The White Stripes and many more. F...

PROMOTED: Plus TV Africa to broadcast on StarTimes across Africa

Plus TV Africa, a 24-Hour news channel will now broadcast across all of Africa via StarTimes dish platform. The pay-tv company announced at the weekend, barely ...

Seven suspects indicted for illegally providing TV content

Taipei, June 5 (CNA) Seven people who were part of a group that was providing set-top box service were indicted Wednesday for illegally transmitting audio-visua...

Love Island 2019 contestant line up

Love Island 2019 contest fever went over the roof as ITV 2 announced the full line up of contestants. Twelve sexy singletons entered the competition and are now...

ABS-CBN TVplus Go brings digital entertainment to commuters

MANILA -- ABS-CBN said Monday it launched a version of its TVplus digital TV service for mobile devices, promising to make the daily commute more entertaining. ...

Waiting for the tram to start

Jeh Tim TV pool keeps blaming NBTC despite of the shortcomings of her own men and women to run Thai TV and Loca TV – to be fair, those NBTC who are dealing with...

Laird Connectivity's Multi-Wireless Modem Combines Low-Power Cellular LTE and Bluetooth 5

Laird Connectivity has announced a new multi-wireless modem that combines the benefits of low-power cellular LTE connectivity and Bluetooth 5 technology into on...

Wind River : Joins O-RAN Alliance to Support Growth of Open Source Innovation for 5G Networks

, a leader in delivering IoT software for critical infrastructure, today announced that it has joined the O-RAN Alliance in an effort to further advance 5G netw...

China grants commercial licences to 4 telecom companies to launch 5G services amid tensions with US

Thursday granted commercial licences to four state-owned telecom giants to start rolling out 5G services, signalling Beijing's determination to be the global le...

Amid technology tensions with US, China gives green light for local 5G rollout

China on Thursday gave its major state-owned companies the green light to start rolling out 5G services in its efforts to move ahead in the global race for sett...

China gives green light for local 5G rollout amid tensions with US

China on Thursday gave its major state-owned companies the green light to start rolling out 5G services in its efforts to move ahead in the global race for sett...

Trump administration to close 2 NW Forest Service job centers, one in Yakima

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Trump administration has announced it will close two U.S. Forest Service job training centers in Oregon and Washington. Oregon Public Bro...

Injured Kiryat Gat worker was working on safety repairs

. The safety officer at the Kiryat Gat construction site, where a 25-year-old worker was seriously injured in a fall this morning, has told the Israel Public B...

Treasury: Knesset dispersion bill would cost NIS 475 million

. The Budget Division of the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday that the Knesset dispersion bill would cost "at least 475 million shekels, according to the Is...

Anonymous anti-Liberman message for Russians

An anonymous message against Chairman Avigdor Liberman of the Yisrael Beytenu Party was posted Tuesday on social media, according to the Israel Public Broadcast...

Liberman will only sit in a Netanyahu government

. Chairman Avigdor Liberman of the Yisrael Beytenu Party told the Israel Public Broadcasting Corporation , Tuesday morning, "Even if the law to dissolve the Kn...

DePauw University celebrates WGRE's 70th birthday

GREENCASTLE, Ind. (WISH) -- WGRE on DePauw University's campus is the oldest college radio station in the country. "There's not many of us left and so the fact ...

Trent Reznor’s love letter to The Cure: Read his Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction speech

Reznor counts The Cure and singer Robert Smith among his greatest influences for Nine Inch Nails, which formed in Cleveland in the late ‘80s. During his inducti...

KBGA Radiothon stages annual fundraiser

College radio station KBGA is putting on its annual fundraiser with a heap of events scheduled for the week of Feb. 24-March 2. The Radiothon features several ...

WLCI and Blackout Booking Open Up Semester With Stacked Jan. 19 Show

Culture Mourning [A] BLKstar will headline WLCI Hocking College Radio and Blackout Booking’s first show of the spring 2019 semester. (facebook.com) WLCI and Bl...

Albert jumps ship after 40 years aiding Radio Caroline pirates

A PIRATE radio stalwart has jumped ship after more than 40 years of helping to keep Radio Caroline on the airwaves. Albert Hood, 80, from Windsor Avenue, Clacto...

'I've never really done a proper day's work in my life'

Set up on May 31, 1979, Radio 2 was set up to compete with youth-oriented stations such as Radio Luxembourg, as well as pirate radio stations. RTE's best-known ...

Remarkable photos show life behind the scenes at Radio Caroline

In Europe, Denmark had the first known radio station in the world to broadcast commercial radio from a vessel in international waters without permission from th...

Why Tony Blackburn is positive podcasts won’t kill the radio star

“Have you seen The Boat That Rocked ?” replies Tony Blackburn when I ask him about the pirate radio ships, which broadcast pop and rock music from international...

Tokyo Community Radio: The spirit of pirate radio is reignited in Japan

From The Electrifying Mojo in Detroit, who played a crucial role in the development of what would become the city’s eponymous techno sound, to Slimzee mapping o...