Dr. Mitchel Godat explains details for the fifth annual Mid-South Mission of Mercy held January 24th-25th at Bellevue Baptist Church. This free, two-day dental clinic sponsored by the Memphis Dental Society plans to treat approximately 2,000 patients and provide over $1,000,000 in free dental care. This clinic will utilize approximately 1,900 volunteers, both dental and non-dental. Treatment offered will include: diagnosis by a dentist, minor restorative fillings, extractions, and cleanings.
January of 2020 marks the 47th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision which legalized abortion in America. Dr. Voddie Baucham address the subject of abortion from a Biblical and practical point of view. In March of 2013 Dr. Voddie Baucham spoke to an audience about how he believes that Christians are losing ground in the marketplace of ideas concerning the abortion issue and offers compelling insight from God’s Word, as to how we must practically and whole-heartedly engage this subject as followers of Christ.
Awaken Tennessee Prayer and Fasting Event is the topic with Dr. Sam Shaw, lead pastor at The Orchard Church and Dove Award winning singer/songwriter Barbi Franklin joins from the Bott Radio Network studio in Nashville, Tennessee. Together Barbi and Pastor Shaw provide event details and provide information where listeners can pick-up free Awaken Tennessee Prayer and Fasting packets.
Dr. Michael Ellis of Impact Baptist Ministries and Charlie Caswell Jr., Executive Director of Legacy of Legends CDC discuss ACES- Adverse Childhood Experience. ACE offers potentially traumatic events that occur in childhood (0-17 years) such as experiencing violence, abuse, or neglect; witnessing violence in the home; and having a family member attempt or die by suicide. In light of the remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, a weekend is planned “MLK Celebration Weekend” to address this trauma with an ACE Summit, health fair, and school supply giveaway. A Sea of Blue is also planned on this weekend so youth can interact with Memphis Police and Shelby County Sheriff members.
The Husband Institute is the topic for today’s show with Pastor Ricky Floyd. The Husband Institute prepares young men, as early as seven years old; through mentoring relationships and exposure to leaders in both the marketplace and faith community to become men of Biblical virtue. The foundation of these virtues are based on a relationship with Jesus Christ. In addition to founding The Husband Institute, Pastor Floyd is the senior pastor of the Pursuit of God Church in Memphis.