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Airs, Sunday, December 27, at 1 p.m. Airs Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020, 1 p.m. Ranae Moran and Dee Anne Phillips talk with Gia Chacon, humanitarian, motivational speaker, and founder of March for the Martyrs, about the persecution of Christians around the world. On the second half of the program, Moran and Phillips talk with Greg Koukl, President and founder of Stand to Reason, about the meaning of real tolerance. Koukl is the author of numerous books and articles, with his book “Tactics” being one of his most popular. He is also a speaker and radio talk show host and has spoken on more than 70 college and university campuses both in the U.S. and abroad.   

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Airs Sunday, December 20, 2020, at 1 p.m. What is the history of the nativity, was there a reason angels appeared to shepherds in the field, and does Santa Claus have a place in the Christian holiday celebration? On this episode of About Faith, Ranae Moran fills in for Marci Howard to examine the Christian Christmas story with Father Jason Foster and Pastor Andy Liu.

Illuminations: Tom Junod

Dec 9, 2020
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  Airs, Sunday, December 13, at 1 p.m. On this episode of Illuminations, Ranae Moran and Dee Anne Phillips talk with nationally recognized, award-winning journalist Tom Junod, who interviewed and wrote a piece on Fred Rogers, creator and host of “Mr. Rogers Neighborhood,” for Esquire in 1998. The article titled “Can You Say…Hero?” had an impact on many people, and Fred Rogers had an impact on Tom. In 2019 the feature film “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” starring Tom Hanks was based on Junod’s interview and friendship with Fred Rogers. Junod has written for Esquire, GQ, and Sports Illustrated. He presently writes for ESPN the Magazine.

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Nov 26, 2020
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Airs Sunday, November 29, at 1 p.m. On this episode of Illuminations, you will meet Diana Oestreich, a war veteran, activist, sexual assault nurse, and the Key Relationships Officer at Preemptive Love. She is the author of “Waging Peace,” a book she wrote after serving as an American combat medic in Iraq. Hosted by Ranae Moran and Dee Anne Phillips.

Illuminations: God & Money

Nov 13, 2020
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Airs Sunday, November 15, 2020, at 1 p.m. This week on Illuminations hosts Ranae Moran and Dee Anne Phillips will talk with John Cortines and Greg Baumer, authors of “God and Money.”

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Airs Sunday, November 1, 2020, at 1 p.m. Professor N. T. (Tom) Wright joins from Oxford, England, to talk with hosts Ranae Moran and Dee Anne Phillips about the pandemic, his latest books, times of lament and more.

Illuminations: Shane Claiborne

Oct 18, 2020
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Airs Sunday, October 18, 2020, at 1 p.m. Join us for Illuminations, a new, locally-produced show on Red River Radio hosted by Ranae Moran and Dee Anne Phillips. Illuminations will introduce you to people making changes in the world through their ideas, actions and faith. First you will meet Shane Claiborne, a radical Christian author and speaker, who once worked with Mother Teresa and is the founder of The Simple Way, a group living among and helping the poor. That’s Illuminations on Red River Radio, Sunday at 1 p.m.

Airs Friday, May 3, 2019, at 11 a.m. Ranae Moran spoke with Kermit Poling who will conduct the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra in a Sci-Fi Spectacular at First Baptist Shreveport and the orchestra will be joined by the Shreveport Bossier Community Chorale. Music from Star Wars, Star Trek, Back to the Future, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Twilight Zone, Battlestar Gallactica & more. Also, on Sunday, May 5, at 3 p.m. in the LSUS Auditorium the SSO Chamber series concludes it's season with a program featuring Claude Bolling's Toot Suite, Night Tide for Marimba & Trombone by Buss, Pair Up for Marimba & Trombone by Wright, and The Avatar for solo bassoon & chamber ensemble by Wilson.