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 – Mental Health Awareness

Mental health professionals address topics in mental health to help families take a proactive, non-judgmental and preventative approach.

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His Time – Mission Friends, 2015 Summer Camps, Creation Club, Paying Taxes to Caesar

(1) Rev. Dr. Ed Grimenstein talks about “Mission Friends”, (2) Bob Polansky talks about 2015 Summer Camps, (3) Rev. Warren Woerth talks on Creation Club, and (4) Rev. Anthony Brian Flamme looks at Luke 20:19-44 and gives today’s sermonette.

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Faith’n’Family – LCMS U Student Union Preview

Rev. Marcus Zill announces a new Worldwide KFUO program for college students.

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His Time – Lutheran Senior Services, Worship for Shut-ins, The Authority of Jesus Challenged

(1) Jane Wilke talks about Lutheran Senior Services, (2) Matthew Leighty talks about Worship for Shut-ins. and (3) Rev. Jason Wolter looks at Luke 20:1-18 and gives today’s sermonette.

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Faith’n’Family – Foster Appreciation Month

Today, we discuss Foster Care and recognize Foster Appreciation Month.

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