Moments with KFUO Radio

Each day, host Gary Duncan welcomes a different regular guest for a brief conversation about family, creation, scripture, faith, and the sillier side of life.

Show Times: Monday–Friday at 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Central Time

Click on the show title to find the individual show page:
A Moment on the Lighter Side
Tuesday: A Moment in Creation
Wednesday: A Moment for the Family
Thursday: A Moment of Faith
A Moment in Scripture

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A Moment for the Family: Conscience and Morals

Dr. Mary Manz Simon and Gary Duncan talk about raising kids and teens with positive attitudes and a sense of right and wrong. How can we help our children to develop a good conscience?  Listen for some terrific tips on raising your child to have good morals in adulthood.

A Moment on the Lighter Side: Ascension Day

Today on the program, Gary Duncan talks to St. Peter about Ascension Day. Listen and hear how Jesus’ ascension completed the promises of Scripture when Jesus told us that He would return to the Father and send a Comforter in the Holy Spirit. 

A Moment in Scripture: Luke 17 – John 5

Gary and Pastor Matt Clark continue their two-year trip through the Bible. This week we read Luke 17 – John 5. The Gospel of John talks about how Christ is seen in the Bible from the very beginning as part of the trinity.  They also dig deeper into John 3. What is the setting in John 3? Listen and hear of God’s love for the world. 

A Moment of Faith: On Christ’s Ascension, This Alone

Rev. Doug Nicely discusses Ascension Day with Gary Duncan. How can we view Jesus’ ascension as our ascension? Doug also shares with us the Ascension hymn “On Christ Ascension this alone” Listen and also learn the meaning of the German word Himmelfahrt.

A Moment for the Family: The Modern Library

How have libraries changed over the years. Hear Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss the modern library and all the new technical advancements that your local libraries have adopted.  

A Moment in Creation: Niclaus Copernicus

This week, Gary Duncan talks with Pastor Woerth about Nicolaus Copernicus, known as the father of modern astronomy. Hear about his backstory and what Martin Luther thought of his ideas on the rotation of planets.   How does modern astronomy fit into our Christian beliefs on creation? 

A Moment on the Lighter Side: Words of Love

Gary continues his discussion with St. Peter about four Greek words for love.

A Moment in Scripture: Luke 9-16

Gary and Pastor Matt Clark continue their two-year trip through the Bible. This week we read Luke 9-16 with a focus on three parables of the “lost”. We hear about the Lost Sheep, Lost Coin, and the Prodigal Son. Listen as Pastor Clark suggests that our attention should be on the one searching and not on the lost. 

A Moment of Faith: Lift High the Cross

Rev. Doug Nicely and Gary Duncan conclude our discussion on the Easter season. Doug shares with us the Easter hymn “Lift High the Cross”.  Doug also uses the word ensign during this conversation. What does he mean by the term ensign?

A Moment for the Family: Times of Change

Dr. Mary Manz Simon and Gary Duncan talk about the adjustments that churches had to accomplish during the lockdown portion of the pandemic. How can we also continue to adapt and be flexible during these times of change?