Thursday, April 28, 2011

400-408 – Keith Pugh, pastor Open Door Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa (, has been out ministering to the victims of the recent tornadoes that has hit his city, as part of the larger swarm that has been ravishing the midwest and south for the last few days in the worst tornado outbreak in four decades – leaving over 280 dead, two-thirds of those in Alabama.  The tornado that went through Tuscaloosa was an F5, meaning winds of over 200mph, and it cut a path up to one mile wide and it may have cut that path for almost 200 miles!

• Yahoo (4/28/2011) Tornadoes devastate South, killing at least 280.

• Tuscaloosa News (4/28/2011) Aerial view of tornado damage.

413-423 – David Hegg, Senior Pastor of Grace Baptist Church in Santa Clarita (, an adjunct prof at Master's College, blogs at, and with his co-author Carl Moeller from Open Doors, has written a new book entitled The Privilege of Persecution: And Other Things that the Global Church Knows That We Don't.  And, he's recently finished a second book entitled The Obedience Option: Because God Knows What's Good for Us.  And, he's doing "The Bible in 200 Minutes", a five-week series, starting this Sunday.

428-437 – David Hegg,

443-452 – David Hegg,

458-508 – • Fox News (4/28/2011) Superman Renounces His U.S. Citizenship in 900th Issue of Action Comics.  Calls: Superman fans, is this a big deal or not? General calls: Does it matter to you, how the world views Americans? What does the 'American Way' mean to you and how can the church stand up and reflect the virtues and values that our nation is founded on?  The "American Way" is DOI, Constitution, separation of powers, bicameral legislature, free markets, rule of law, human rights, tolerance, pluralism, equality, individual responsibility.

• Laura Hudson (Comics Alliance, 4/27/2011) Superman Renounces [SPOILER] in 'Action Comics' #900.

512-523 – Calls

523 – Don Rohde @ Galpin Ford (818) 262-2092 (  For the past 39 years, Don's been sales manager at Galpin, the #1 volume Ford dealer in the world for the past 21 years.

528-539 – Calls

544-554 – Calls

558-608 – KKLA has partnered with six great Christian schools in Southern California, and we're offering half-off tuition to only two qualified families per school.  Here's your opportunity to get a quality Christian education for your student, and get HALF OFF this Fall's tuition.  Call right now (888) 799-4999, and get more details at  When you call, please have your credit card ready – and this offer is for TODAY ONLY.  The six schools are:  Valley Christian in Cerritos (K-12), Good Shepherd in Simi Valley (K-8), Chino Valley Christian in Chino (K-8), Lutheran High School in La Verne, Concordia in the San Fernando Valley (K-12), and Pasadena Christian School in Pasadena.

Edward Amey (HS $7500, ES $5800), Executive Director of Concordia Christian Schools ( 

Nancy Hawthorne ($6100), principal of Good Shepherd Lutheran School in Simi Valley (K-8) (

Lance Ebel ($7000), Principal of Lutheran High School in La Verne.

612-623 – Richard Kennedy, our KKLA Director of Church Relations, who put the whole thing together.

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• Stratfor (4/28/2011) Portfolio: Risk of U.S. Debt Default. 

• LAT (4/28/2011) LAUSD to remove chocolate, strawberry milk from schools, superintendent says.  During an appearance with celebrity chef Jamie Oliver on Jimmy Kimmel's late-night show, LAUSD Supt. John Deasy says the Los Angeles school system will stop offering high-sugar chocolate and strawberry milk.

• Ken Cohen (Exxon-Mobil Perspectives, 4/27/2011) Gas prices and industry earnings: A few things to think about the next time you fill up.