ALR Episode 152 – Kicking off 2019

New Year's Eve celebration background with champagne

After a few weeks off, we launch our fourth year with today's episode. Sgt. Bill has tips for preparing for a new shooting season, Mia talks tree-stands, and Pastor Bennett debuts his new segment, “Pastoral Pontifications,” debunking the anti-Christian myth that Christmas co-opted pagan holidays.

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Ballistic Minute with Sergeant Bill
Sgt. Bill is prepping for a new shooting season.

Mia's Motivations with Mia Anstine
Mia shares tips for safely and effectively using a tree stand when hunting.

Pastoral Pontifications
Was the decision to celebrate Christmas on December 25 just an effort by the early church to co-opt an existing pagan holiday? Pastor Bennett debunks this myth in the debut of his new segment.

Prayer of the Week
Lord, we implore You, give ear to our prayers and lighten the darkness of our hearts by Your gracious visitation; for You now live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

Our Closing Theme
A rockin' rendition of A Mighty Fortress is Our God, performed just for Armed Lutheran Radio by Kenny Gates.

Thank you to our Reformation Gun Club members!

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