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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!

Do You Believe in Aliens?

This Could Be YouDo you believe in aliens?

Half of Americans polled in 2013 said they believe extraterrestrial life exists.  National Geographic magazine reported in 2012 that 77% of Americans think Aliens have visited Earth. (Have you been to Vegas?  I think they're right!)

Of course the people who believe in UFOs and their occupants are the same people who believe professional wrestling is real, Walt Disney's frozen head is buried under the Matterhorn and our government can solve all our problems. 

On the other hand, some theologians speculate that God may have not limited his creation to this earth.  After ...

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Trivia: "WHO'S YO' MAMA?"

In honor of Mother's Day, we asked for the name of the mother for each of the celebrities listed below.  See how many you can get!

mother-daughter1-Gwyneth Paltrow

2-Joseph

3-Anderson Cooper

4-Prince William

5-Simba

6-Kate Hudson

7-Caroline Schlossberg

8-Harry Potter


9-Liza Minelli


10-Carrie Fisher

What are yo' answers?  Submit them to Peggy >>


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How to Pray for Our Nation

This Thursday is the National Day of Prayer.  Do you ever feel like you just don't know how to pray?  I know I do.  Of course we should pray for our country, but how?  What should we be praying for such a time as this?

The Colson Center staff will gather to pray with a specific focus on how Christ's church-the people of God-can make a difference in our culture and around the world. They are encouraging you and your listeners to join them; they've prepared a guide available for download.

Here is what we will ...

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Super Mom or Supermom? There's a Difference!

"Mothers have to remember what food each child likes or dislikes, which one is allergic to penicillin and hamster fur, who gets carsick and who isn't kidding when he stands outside the bathroom door and tells you what's going to happen if he doesn't get in right away. It's tough. If they all have the same hair color they tend to run together." - Erma Bombeck

There are times when being a mom is anything but funny. That's why I always appreciated the humor of Erma Bombeck.  Her outlook on motherhood (and family life) often provided ...

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PRINCE OF A MAN

Prince-Trivia

1-Pranksters used to ask if vendors had this royal consort "in a can."

2-"Always a bridesmaid ..."--looks like his son will take the throne instead of him.

3-Westley's nemesis.

4-A beautiful island made renown by Lucy Maud Montgomery.

5-Mr. Queen Elizabeth.

6-He was the son of King Sligon of Camelot-nice haircut too.

7-Every single gal's hope.

8-Brought to life by C. S. Lewis.

9-Robin Hood's nemesis.

10-Grace Kelly's most royal co-star.


Ready, set, answer! Submit your best guesses to Peggy >>


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Your Prayer and God's Power

Do you ever feel like you're not very good at prayer?  This week on Revive Our Hearts, Dave and Kim Butts will show an effective way to pray.  Anyone can follow their advice.  They join Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth in helping listeners understand why prayer is so important.

At a time when it's easy to look around at the growing darkness of our world and feel hopeless, listeners will be encouraged in hearing that this is actually a time of great hope.  Desperate times present a big opportunity, and trying times draw us closer to God.

Tune in for ...

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