“Festival of Carols” Indianapolis Symphonic Choir Liam Bonner, Executive Director, and Dr. Erik Stark, Artistic Director, talk with Faith In Action co-hosts, Jim Ganley and Brigid Ayer about the choir and their upcoming concert “Festival of Carols.” The concerts are Dec. 7-8, and 20-21. For details, the webpage is www.indychoir.org
Wil Hampton talks to Todd Lickliter, former Evansville Basketball Assistant Coach, about the ACES huge win over Kentucky. Wil also talks with Bill Lynch, Depauw Football Coach about their big win in the Monon Bell game.
Attorney James Bopp Jr, constitutional law expert, talks with Faith In Action co-hosts, Jim Ganley and Brigid Ayer about Religious Liberty and Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) "FIX" and the current litigation status of the legislation. To connect with Bopp Law Firm, the webpage is www.bopplaw.com For details about Religious Liberty, the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops has a resource at www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/
Marlene Stammerman and Paul SiFuentes Youth Directors/ organizers of National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) talk with Faith In Action co-hosts, Jim Ganley and Brigid Ayer about the upcoming NCYC event with 20,000 Catholic youth in Indianapolis Nov. 21-23. For details about the event, or to watch the live streams, the webpage is www.ncyc.info
FAITH, HOPE AND LOVE - Today's music with a Catholic message hosted by Kent Blandford.
HIGH SCHOOLL FOOTBALL AND MARIAN UNIVERSITY BASKETBALL - Ben Davis High School Football Coach Jason Simmons talks about the season and developing young athletes and Scott Heady, Marian University Head Basketball Coach drops in to preview the Knights upcoming season.
The Rise in Classical Education in America - Glenn Arbery, Ph. D., President, Wyoming Catholic College, talks with Faith In Action co-hosts, Kent Blandford and Brigid Ayer about the rise of Classical Education in America, the affects of technology on the young and a return to nature. For details about Wyoming Catholic College, the webpage is www.wyomingcatholic.edu/
“Charitable Giving” - Bob Teipen, Founder of Catholic Radio Indy, and CPA at Teipen, Selanders, Poynter and Ayres, P.C., and Bryan Weiss, Catholic Radio Indy Boardmember, and President & CEO of Marian Financial Partners talk with Faith In Action co-hosts, Jim Ganley and Brigid Ayer about Charitable Giving. Learn about how the mandatory IRA disbursement for those 70 and a half years old can be gifted to your favorite charity without a tax penalty. For details the webpages are www.teipencpa.com and www.marianfinancial.com .
A "Positive" theme is evident throughout the show this week as two groups dedicated to helping others take center stage:
THE BASE - gives underprivileged kids opportunities to learn about baseball but also many skills needed to get out of poverty and into the mainstream.
BOSMA ENTERPRISES - provides services and employment for the blind and visually impaired.