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With 50 years of experience, we "get" that things are always changing! That's why we've dedicated a section of our website to provide the very latest information about the speakers and ministries we serve--and about us, too. Come take a look at "what's new"--or use the sidebar options to take a deeper look at areas of particular interest. In case you wonder what we think, we've dedicated a space for commentary (including guest posts). And take a look at who's been to Ambassador lately in our own version of the Greenroom!

What do you love about Fall?

What do you love about Fall?







What do you love about Fall?  For the October edition of our Update newsletter, we asked broadcasting and ministry friends to share their favorites.  Take a look and tell us what you love about Fall!

Fall DayFall will always be special as it was a Michigan Fall, some 33 years ago, that I took who is now my wife Vicky on a great afternoon date of photography, capturing all of the great Fall colors.  Not long after that, I proposed.  Now, there is a busy life with our kids, grandchildren, church life and our businesses but, not a Fall goes by ...

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Word: Called 

Part of Speech: Verb 

Definition: Demand or announce action

Synonyms: appoint, challenge, charge, command, declare, elect, ordain, proclaim, require, set apart, summon. 

"I believe I'm following what God called me to do." Anne Graham Lotz-as shared in recent Christian Post article (read more here.)

When I sit in my Sunday School Class and hear the contemplative answers and discussion about Anne's Into the Word Study, I'm thrilled that we're learning so much about God's Word!

When I read I Saw the Lord, I marked sections and pages of what Anne shared regarding ...

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Garden of the GodsWe beg your pardon, but we think you'll be clever enough to decipher these ten items:

1-Adam & Eve's original address

2-Yellow-banded desirable  


4-HCJB Global neighbor  

5-Victoria's glory  

6-Shhhh, per Frances Hodgson Burnett  

7-Skiers / Day of Discovery  

8-NYC icon  

9-Babylon's claim to fame  

10-"Ya can't please everyone so ya got to please yourself" ... guess Ricky wasn't versed in Scripture!

We'll promise to let you know how you did...just email Peggy with your answers!

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The Great Recession

Great RecessionIt hasn’t gone away.  We haven’t been able to spend our way out of this “Great Recession.”   No one seems to know what to do.  You can watch the presidential candidates debate back and forth about ways to fix the mess we are in, but I’m not sold that any of their plans will work.  One thing they all agree on is something has to be done…but the economy is so big, the dollar numbers so difficult to wrap your head around, and the red tape so thick it seems that only some yet to be ...

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groundhogThink below the surface for answers to these ten trivia clues!

1-Ireland's salvation

2-Punxsutawney Phil (et al) 

3-Per Pet, don't sleep here

4-Temp "home" for 33 Chileans  

5-New Mexico's Park

6-Tornado escape 

7-Mr. Jackson's resting place

8-A "must have" of the late 50s/60s

9-Mondavi territory

10-NJ to NY route

Want to know how well you did?  Email Peggy with your answers!

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Real-Time with HCJB Global and Beyond the CallWhen was the last time you heard a great story of God working in a far away country that happened, not "once upon a time", but last week?

"Beyond the Call" will dedicate four programs to real-time stories Tuesday, 10/11 through Friday, 10/14 as HCJB Global's President Wayne Pederson reports from Central Asia.  Here's one of those stories:

I'm Wayne Pederson, president of HCJB GLOBAL, on location in Central Asia with BEYOND THE CALL.  I'm in a large city in Central Asia.  I can't name the city or the country, because it would ...

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