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ISSUE 5 / FALL 2009

Exciting Radio News! Spanish Spots Now Airing in Atlanta Alaska & Alabama Christian Radio Stations Running Radio Spots For Free!

We’ve shared with you how God has opened doors for us to have our radio spots translated into Spanish and how excited we’ve been to air those spots in South Texas and Northern Mexico for the past few months.

Now, there’s even more exciting news! In July, we began airing our Spanish spots right here in Atlanta on 105.3 FM (WBZY El Patron). Atlanta’s Spanish-speaking population is increasing, and we are compelled to share the Good News of Jesus Christ in the language of their culture. Please pray with us that the hearts of those listening will be open and ready to receive Jesus!

Besides Spanish radio, our devotions are available in Spanish on the web at desdealcorazon.org. Traffic on this site is approaching 500 visits/month!

Alaska & Alabama Christian Radio Stations Running Radio Spots For Free!

We were recently contacted by two Christian radio stations that were in need of quality inspirational radio spots to fill their air- ways. While our main focus for our 60-second spots has always been secular radio, we certainly are thrilled to provide these spots to Christian stations when they ask for them! So, Bryant’s short, quick-hitting radio spots will soon be heard on KNOM 780 AM and 96.1 FM, a Christian station that covers Northern Alaska, reach- ing over into Russia, and WELJ 90.9 FM, a 100K watt station that covers South Central Alabama and portions of NW Florida. Praise God for answering prayers we didn’t even know to pray!

Current English Radio Schedules

We also continue to run our 60-second radio spots on the following English-speaking stations:

WSB-AM 750
Atlanta metro, the #1 News/Talk station in the nation

GA News Network
110+ affiliate stations reaching all 159 counties in Georgia

FL News Network
56+ affiliate stations reaching all 67 counties in Florida

You can listen to our radio spots online at rightfromtheheart.org/radio

Upcoming Series On the Prophecy of Jesus’ Second Coming

Beginning, Sunday, August 30, Bryant Wright began preaching an 11-week series entitled "Knowing the Future to Understand Today." This series focuses on prophecy--what the Bible has to say about the end times and what the future holds for God’s people and the world. If you miss a sermon, you can view and/or listen at rightfromtheheart.org/series. Sermons are normally available Monday afternoon following the Sunday message.

Also, you can purchase the entire series from our web site after the last message is preached. However you choose to get the message, you don’t want to miss this series!

 

 

What is Social Networking & Why Are We Involved?

What is Social Networking & Why Are We Involved?

You may be aware of the proliferation of web sites that help people keep up with their "friends," share pictures, chat, and update one another on what’s going on in their lives. Two of the most popular social networking sites are Facebook and Twitter. Did you know that Facebook has over 250 MILLION participants worldwide? What a tremendous opportunity for us to share our faith! Our daily devotions on Facebook and short messages on Twitter offer words of encouragement and tell others about Christ.

Our prayer site, rightfromtheknees.org, encourages the Body of Christ to lean on, pray for, and support each other while looking to the Lord as the Supplier of all our needs.

We’ve also developed a "Google-Gadget" that will put the RFTH Daily Devotion on your iGoogle home page!

If you haven’t perused our web sites lately, please take a few minutes to see the wealth of resources available there. While there, comment on the latest devotion, request prayer or pray for someone, and if you’re using Twitter or Facebook, “friend/follow” us!

In His Service!

Jim Murphy
Executive Director

 

 

New TV Spots to Run in Late August and September

New TV Spots to Run in Late August and September

Filmed while on a ministry tour of the Mediterranean

During a recent trip to the Mediterranean, Bryant recorded new TV spots that will air the last week of August and the first two weeks of September in the morning news slots on CNN, ESPN, Headline News, and Fox News Channel. We are happy to have the visibility this schedule will bring to our messages and, as always, are trusting God for future schedules.

If you miss these spots on TV, you can always view our TV spots at rightfromtheheart.org/tv.

 

 

A Thank You to Andy Knight

A Thank You to Andy Knight

We are saddened to report that Andy Knight, our web director, has left RFTH to accept a job on the web team of LifeChurch.tv, based in Oklahoma City.

Andy has done a wonderful job for nearly three years, upgrading our online tools for spreading the Gospel.

The good news is that Andy will continue to live in North Georgia and work with us on a contract basis, helping the ministry to continue growing our web presence with the same level of excellence we endeavor to achieve in all our publications. We wish Andy the best as he continues his career in the ministry.

 

Your Kindness Refreshes the Hearts of God’s People

Your Kindness Refreshes the Hearts of God’s People

From Paul while in a Roman Prison

 I always thank my God when I pray for you because I keep hearing about your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for his people. I am praying that you will put into action the generosity that comes from your faith as you understand and experience all the good things we have in Christ. Your love has given me much joy and comfort, my brother, for your kindness has often refreshed the hearts of God’s people. - Philemon 1:4-7 (NLT)

The kindness and generosity of you, our faithful friends, is an encouragement to the RFTH team. Your support allows us to refresh the hearts of God’s people and share the Gospel of Christ. During these difficult times, we’ve been forced to drastically reduce our radio and TV broadcasts. We are committed to our mission to share Christ but cannot do it without you!

May you "put into action the generosity that comes from your faith." My heart is always refreshed by your kindness and generosity! I hope to hear from you soon! And remember, you can always donate online at rightfromtheheart.org/donate.

To Further Our Reach,

Barry Wheeler,
Director of Donor Development

 

 

Encouraging News From RFTH in India

Encouraging News From RFTH in India

From Narendra Singh, the Voice of RFTH in India on how the love of Christ is Spreading

Greetings! It’s been around 140 degrees with no rains and constant power outages, but the cool breeze of grace is still blowing and we are thankful to God for giving us the Ministry of the Gospel. Every day millions of people are reached through the [RFTH] radio broadcasts. We are getting responses like these every day:


“I am listening to your radio program daily and it has changed my life completely. Please pray for my family so that they may also be changed.” - Amit K. from Rajasthan

“I have been highly blessed and moved by the radio messages. These messages are helping me and my family to grow in the Lord Jesus Christ.” - Shekhar B. from Maharashtra

Thank you for your love and support,

Dr. Narendra Singh
Director of Rajasthan Bible Institute

Please be in prayer for Bryant and Anne as they travel to India this fall. Bryant will be teaching and preaching with Narendra in this, the largest RFTH radio market.

 

RFTH Benefits When You Donate to Thrifty Living

RFTH Benefits When You Donate to Thrifty Living

Thrifty Living Discount Centers is a new venture, professionally developed by lay leadership to open discount stores with both New and Used donated items. Thrifty Living generates support for carefully selected Christian ministries (Right From The Heart is one of the designated ministries to benefit from this store), allowing ministries to focus on caring for physical, emotional and spiritual needs of people. Discount stores gross several million dollars annually for secular organizations.

The first Thrifty Living store will open on October 1, 2009, in Sandy Springs, GA, at the intersection of Abernathy and Roswell Road, in the former Staples location.

On Friday through Monday, September 18-21, Thrifty Living will have a truck at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church (955 Johnson Ferry Rd, Marietta) from 9AM to 5PM to receive your donations. There will be signs to direct you to the donation collection site behind the Activities Center. You will receive a tax deductible receipt for your donations.

For more information and a list of accepted items, call 404-303-8053.

 

Comments

"Thank you so much for your inspiration through your devotionals. I look forward to them every morning. This is a wonderful way to start my day.” - Shirley C

"Today is the first time I have ever seen this [web site]...I will be sharing this site with many & I know they will be doing the same. Thank you!! What a great way to start the day!!” - D.

"I feel as if this devotion was written at the most perfect time in my life. A recent tragedy has struck my community and left many Christians at a stand still. I have regained my focus on Christ from this reminder. Thank you!” - A.N.

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