About Andy Bates

Andy Bates, Director of Programming, began his broadcasting career in 1993 at a small station in Park Hills, MO. Andy earned a Bachelor of Arts in communication/theatre with a minor in theology at Concordia University Chicago. He also earned a Master of Arts in Religion and a Director of Christian Education (DCE) certificate. He has served in parish education, youth and family ministry, outdoor ministry and higher education. Andy joined the KFUO staff as producer and host of Faith & Family in 2013. Andy and his wife, Lauren, who is also a DCE, are the proud parents of Oscar.

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Faith’n’Family – Better Back to School Snacks

Today we try out some healthy snack recipes.

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His Time – Rural & Small Town Mission Conference, Witness Wednesday, The Light of the Gospel

(1) Rural & Small Town Mission Conference, and (2) Rev. Mark Wood joins us for Witness Wednesday, (3) Rev. Mark Wood looks at 2 Corinthians 4:1-18 and (4) Rev. Lee Hagan gives today’s sermonette.

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Faith’n’Family – Parents and Children

Today we talk about what a “vocation” is and what it has to do with being a family?

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His Time – Lutheran Heritage Foundation, Ministers of the New Covenant

(1) Rev. Matthew Heise talks about Lutheran Heritage Foundation, and (2) Rev. Richard Tino looks at 2 Corinthians 3:1-18 and gives today’s sermonette.

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Faith’n’Family – Holy Baptism: The Witness of a Lutheran School and Mideast meets Midwest, a Baptism for Former Muslims

Today we talk about the gift of Holy Baptism.

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