The Boundless Show with Lisa Anderson
December 24, 2015

A Toasty Christmas: Episode 412

40:32 – 

What makes Christmas meaningful, plus Dr. Joe Wheeler reads us a Christmas story, and a psychiatrist distinguishes between spiritual attacks and depression.

Featured Musical Guest: Laura Story


Episode Segments

The Boundless Show: Roundtable Segment
Roundtable Segment

Fireside Chat

20:34 – 

Christmas is finally here! If there’s one word which hopefully evokes a sleighful of warm memories and meaningful truths, it’s “Christmas.” This week’s roundtable panelists have fun swapping their best ideas for keeping Christmas focused, reverent, Christ-centered and fun.

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The Boundless Show: Culture Segment
Culture Segment

Fireside Story

Guests: Dr. Joe Wheeler,

12:25 – 

Wouldn’t you love to hear a heartfelt Christmas story read just to you? Dr. Joe Wheeler, one of America’s leading story anthologizers, does just that with his rendition of “The Belated Christmas Train” from Christmas in My Heart, Volume 24. Grab a hot beverage, sit before a fire (real or virtual), plug in the earbuds, and enjoy!

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The Boundless Show: Inbox Segment
Inbox Segment

Fiery Darts or Depression

4:48 – 

How can you tell if you’re experiencing depression or the fiery darts of spiritual attack? Are they the same? If they’re different, how so? Dr. Karl Benzio, psychiatrist and longtime member of Focus on the Family’s Physicians Resource Council, addresses this common concern.

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