400-408 – Norm Geisler (normgeisler.com) is the patriarch of Christian apologetics in America – a seminary professor for the past 50 years, who's spoken or debated in 26 countries on 6 continents, and authored or co-authored over 80 books and hundreds of articles. This past July 21st, Norm accomplished a rare feat – an "80-80" – publishing 80 books by his 80th birthday! He's involved with the new Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murietta, on the campus of Calvary Chapel Bible College (veritasseminary.com, 1-888-John1717). He grew up in not just a non- but an anti-religious family north of Detroit, and was still illiterate in the 11th grade, but went went on to become the patriarch of modern Christian apologetics. His former students are our professors and teachers, from Ravi Zacharias to William Lane Craig. He lives in Charlotte, NC.
• And next Friday and Saturday, at Big Calvary in Costa Mesa, 11/09-10, Norm will be one of the speakers at the big free apologetics conference. The following week, he'll be teaching at Veritas from 11/11-17, public welcome, the first night is free.
413-423 – Norm Geisler, Calls – We're victims of the big three, "relativism, pluralism, and naturalism."
428-438 – Norm Geisler, Calls – Tomorrow is Halloween, what about demonology – vampires, zombies, monsters, and ghosts, etc.?
443-452 – Mike Fabarez, pastor of Compass Bible Church in Aliso Viejo (compasschurch.org) and host of Focal Point (focalpointministries.org) heard weekdays right before my show from 330-400pm and Sunday mornings at 9:30am. And Compass will be holding their 24th FREE Fall Fest Celebration this year on Halloween at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, for info go to ocfallfest.com, with FREE In-n-Out, Chick-fil-A, Hot Dogs, Rides, Candy, snacks, etc.
458-508 – Sean McDowell, (seanmcdowell.org), heads up of the Bible department at Capistrano Valley Bible Schools, and has authored of over 15 books including his latest project with his dad, Josh McDowell, coming out 8/1/2012, entitled 77 FAQ's About God and the Bible: Your Toughest Questions Answered (2012) (Amazon). He blogs over at conversantlife.com/seanmcdowell.
512-523 – Sean McDowell, Calls – How much should Christians participate in Halloween? Do you "opt out" your kids from the school parade? Do you prevent your kids from dressing up at all? Do you turn the lights out and "nobody's home?" What do you think of Christian "haunted houses?" Would you approve of your youth group going to Knott's Berry Farm?
• Sean recommends Mark Matlock's Don't Buy the Lie: Discerning Truth in a World of Deception (Amazon) as a good book on demonology.
528-539 – Sean McDowell,
544-554 – Sean McDowell,
558-608 – Calls –
• LINER – For your chance to listen to or purchase R.C. Sproul's series entitled "Chuch & State" go to kkla.com, keyword "Sproul."
612-623 – Calls –
628-639 – Calls –
644-656 – Calls – Gen 6 and the Nephilim?
() Brett Baier and Jennifer Griffin today on Fox News that the first drone got there an hour after the attack started, the second from Sicily some time later, both were unarmed, and a participant in the attack is in custody in Tunisia.
• NYT Editorial (10/30/2012) A Big Storm Requires Big Government.
• John Sexton (Breitbart, 10/30/2012) NY TIMES SLAMS ROMNEY AS SANDY SLAMS NEW YORK; 'BIG STORM REQUIRES BIG GOVERNMENT'.
• Fox News (10/30/2012) California karate student pummels intruder found in bathroom.
• Fox News (10/30/2012) Boy faces murder charge in shooting death of neo-Nazi dad.
• LAT (10/30/2012) Apple ousts two top execs over missteps. Scott Forstall, who replaced Google Maps with Apple's own faulty mapping software in iOS, will leave. Retail operations head John Browett will also depart.
• Kevin Williamson (NRO, 10/30/2012) Yes, We Should Cut FEMA.