Trumpet Hour

Hosted by Joel Hilliker

Trumpet Hour is the voice of the Trumpet newsmagazine. In each edition, Joel Hilliker, managing editor of the Philadelphia Trumpet sits down with Trumpet writers to discuss world events and trends from a biblical perspective.

#11: Victims of Charleston Church Shooting Show How to Solve Race Problems

Aired Friday, July 3, 2015   ·   04:00 PM CDT   ·   58 minutes

#10: The Supreme Court of the United States on Homosexual ‘Marriage’

Aired Wednesday, July 1, 2015   ·   08:00 AM CDT   ·   52 minutes

#9: Is the Iran nuclear deal the worst negotiation in history?

Aired Friday, June 26, 2015   ·   04:00 PM CDT   ·   54 minutes

#8: Does Law Enforcement Have a Race Problem and Can President Obama Solve It?

Aired Wednesday, June 24, 2015   ·   08:00 AM CDT   ·   46 minutes

#7: Greece’s Economy in Financial Crisis and Why Pope Francis Can’t Save the World

Aired Friday, June 19, 2015   ·   04:00 PM CDT   ·   51 minutes

Joel Hilliker hosts Trumpet writers as they discuss this week’s most important news items. Not only do they discuss the news, the Trumpet staff explains where these events are taking us and how they impact us on an individual level. This week, Joel Hilliker explores the following news items:
Greece’s economy is on the brink. The country owes $1.7 billion by the end of the month—and over 10 billion by September! Some say Europe is ready to cut Greece loose, but find out why that won’t happen.

Pope Francis released a statement that says the world is going crazy—and he knows how to fix it! We’ll talk about the problem with Pope Francis’s solution.

The U.S. is negotiating with Iran over nuclear power—but what is Iran doing? New report says it is flooding Afghanistan with weapons and other support to empower the Taliban.

The Chinese hack on the U.S. is much worse than originally reported. The Chinese have a massive amount of data on basically everyone who’s ever had security clearance in the U.S.—14 million people! Is this our modern-day pearl harbor attack?

#6: World Falls Apart and America Focuses on Bruce Jenner

Aired Wednesday, June 17, 2015   ·   08:00 AM CDT   ·   53 minutes

#5: U.S. Backtracking on Iranian Nuclear Inspections

Aired Friday, June 12, 2015   ·   04:00 PM CDT   ·   55 minutes

#4: Syria’s Future, Criminal Immigrants and How You Can Enjoy Music

Aired Wednesday, June 10, 2015   ·   08:00 AM CDT   ·   53 minutes

#3: Obama Administration Releases 3,700 Threat Level 1 Criminals

Aired Friday, June 5, 2015   ·   04:00 PM CDT   ·   47 minutes

#2: President Obama Denies Nuclear Arms Race in Middle East

Aired Wednesday, June 3, 2015   ·   08:00 AM CDT   ·   55 minutes