About Andy Bates

Andy Bates is the host of Faith ‘n’ Family on KFUO and brings a combination of experience and education in broadcasting and youth and family ministry to KFUO. Andy studied at Mineral Area College, Park Hills, MO and transferred to Concordia University, River Forest. At Concordia University, he earned a Bachelor of Arts in communication/theatre with a minor in theology. He also completed a Master of Arts in Religion and a Director of Christian Education certificate. While a student, he was also on the air at KDBB/KFMO, Park Hills, MO and WCBW in St. Louis. Andy is an LCMS rostered Director of Christian Education (DCE) and in addition to his work at KFUO serves Trinity Lutheran Church, Millstadt, IL as Deacon for Youth and Education. Andy and his wife, Lauren, who is also a DCE, are expecting their first child in September. They’re grateful for all the great advice they receive on Faith ‘n’ Family as their family grows.

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Faith’n’Family – Celebrating 90 Years of KFUO partnerships: LCEF and CSL

With special guests Rich Robertson and Dr. Andy Bartelt.

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His Time – Lutheran Senior Services, Pre-Lenten Workshop, The Seven Seals

(1) Jane Wilketalks about Lutheran Senior Services, (2) Dr Charles Arand talks about the upcoming Pre-Lenten Workshop, and (3) Rev. Rod Zwonitzer looks at Revelation 6:1-17.

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His Time – The Scroll and the Lamb

Rev. Todd Kollbaum looks at Revelation 5:1-14 and gives today’s sermonette.

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Faith’n’Family – From the City to the Country: Urban Ministry in Toledo and the Christmas Country Church Tour in Southeast Missouri

From the City to the Country: Urban Ministry in Toledo and the Christmas Country Church Tour in Southeast Missouri Deaconess Dorcel Dowdell, St. Philip Lutheran Church, Toledo, OH discusses her work as a deaconess in the city. Ailleen Petzoldt shares details and invites listeners to the 2014 Christmas Country Church Tour in Southeast Missouri. (http://www.concordiafrohna.org/christmas-country-church-tour.html) […]

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His Time – Liturgical Artist Kelly Schumacher The Throne in Heaven

(1) Artist Kelly Schumacher talks about her latest liturgical painting, and (2) Rev. Edward Filter looks at Revelation 4:1-11 and gives today’s sermonette.

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