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Politely Rude With Abby Johnson

Politely Rude With Abby Johnson

Parenting, life, politics and navigating the daily chaos. “Politely Rude With Abby Johnson” — hosted by pro-life advocate Abby Johnson — offers a powerful exploration of the issues you care about. “Politely Rude” is part of the Edifi Podcast Network. For more faith-inspiring podcasts, download the Edifi podcast app on the Apple and Google Play stores or at Edifi.app.

Episodes

  • 'I Got Chills': Man Who Lived a Gay Lifestyle Says God Gave Him a Vision That Changed Everything 'I Got Chills': Man Who Lived a Gay Lifestyle Says God Gave Him a Vision That Changed Everything Play in Edifi Player

    'I Got Chills': Man Who Lived a Gay Lifestyle Says God Gave Him a Vision That Changed Everything

    On the season finale of "Politely Rude," Brian and Pam Wheelock drop by to tell their story. Here's a bit about them from their bio: "Brian and Pam desire to see the church change their ways in how they are treating those who identify as homosexual. Brian Wheelock’s journey of leaving his gay identity was incredible and challenging, but Brian truly believes God called him out of that lifestyle and, with Pam, his wife of thirteen years, actively ministers to those who feel they have unwanted …

  • TV Reporter Ivory Hecker, Who Went Viral For Calling Out Her News Network On-Air, Reveals 'Greatest Problem in the Media Right Now' TV Reporter Ivory Hecker, Who Went Viral For Calling Out Her News Network On-Air, Reveals 'Greatest Problem in the Media Right Now' Play in Edifi Player

    TV Reporter Ivory Hecker, Who Went Viral For Calling Out Her News Network On-Air, Reveals 'Greatest Problem in the Media Right Now'

    Ivory Hecker went viral for her decision to speak out against her employer during an on-air report earlier this year. Now, she's speaking out about what she believes is the "greatest problem in media right now." She joins Abby to tell her story and to explain why she made her on-air decision.

  • 'I Was a Liberal Atheist': Will Witt Reveals His Stunning Conversion, Why He Takes on the Left With 'Logic and Humor' 'I Was a Liberal Atheist': Will Witt Reveals His Stunning Conversion, Why He Takes on the Left With 'Logic and Humor' Play in Edifi Player

    'I Was a Liberal Atheist': Will Witt Reveals His Stunning Conversion, Why He Takes on the Left With 'Logic and Humor'

    Will Witt is known for his logic, humor and solid argumentation skills. What some might know is that Witt — who takes a unique approach to tackling liberal ideals and often churns out viral videos — was once a liberal atheist. Listen to him reveal his stunning transformation as well as his approach to politics.

  • FLASHBACK: Actor Kevin Sorbo Joins Abby Johnson to Talk Hollywood, Life and Plenty More FLASHBACK: Actor Kevin Sorbo Joins Abby Johnson to Talk Hollywood, Life and Plenty More Play in Edifi Player

    FLASHBACK: Actor Kevin Sorbo Joins Abby Johnson to Talk Hollywood, Life and Plenty More

    "Hercules" actor Kevin Sorbo joins Abby Johnson for a fascinating discussion on "Politely Rude."

  • 'My Baby Saved My Life': Pregnant With Cancer, Jessica Hanna Was Faced With a Harrowing Journey — Here's Her Story 'My Baby Saved My Life': Pregnant With Cancer, Jessica Hanna Was Faced With a Harrowing Journey — Here's Her Story Play in Edifi Player

    'My Baby Saved My Life': Pregnant With Cancer, Jessica Hanna Was Faced With a Harrowing Journey — Here's Her Story

    Jessica Hanna found out she was pregnant...with cancer. It's was an unthinkable and difficult situation — and yet she persisted. Here's Jessica's powerful journey of hope, faith and healing.

  • Depression, Mental Health Struggles & Internal Chaos: Author Jon Seidl Breaks Down What It Means 'Find Rest' Depression, Mental Health Struggles & Internal Chaos: Author Jon Seidl Breaks Down What It Means 'Find Rest' Play in Edifi Player

    Depression, Mental Health Struggles & Internal Chaos: Author Jon Seidl Breaks Down What It Means 'Find Rest'

    Abby sits down with Jonathan Seidl, author of, "Finding Rest: A Survivor's Guide to Navigating the Valleys of Anxiety, Faith, and Life," to discuss myths surrounding mental health. Hear him reveal his own struggles, how to find victory and what it means to navigate these complex waters.

  • 'What's Wrong With My Faith?': Maura Preszler and Abby Johnson Discuss Myths and Misconceptions About Psychology, Faith and Trauma 'What's Wrong With My Faith?': Maura Preszler and Abby Johnson Discuss Myths and Misconceptions About Psychology, Faith and Trauma Play in Edifi Player

    'What's Wrong With My Faith?': Maura Preszler and Abby Johnson Discuss Myths and Misconceptions About Psychology, Faith and Trauma

    Maura Preszler and Abby Johnson break down the ins and outs of trauma, depression, anxiety — and faith. They tackle myths, misconceptions, Maura's incredible healing journey and offer hope to anyone who has suffered from mental health issues.

  • 'A Journey of Courage': Joe McClane Explores Fear, Woundedness and Restoration in the Lives of Men 'A Journey of Courage': Joe McClane Explores Fear, Woundedness and Restoration in the Lives of Men Play in Edifi Player

    'A Journey of Courage': Joe McClane Explores Fear, Woundedness and Restoration in the Lives of Men

    Speaker, host and filmmaker Joe McClane (the man behind the movie "The Other Side of Fear: Facing the Father Wound") explores the power of confronting fear and woundedness in the lives of men. Hear him reveal his own journey of restoration and how a battle with his own father led him to make a film that is inspiring men and women, alike.

  • Impolite Truth: Out-of-Control Flight Attendants, Wild Abortion Proclamations and Other 'Crazy' Claims Impolite Truth: Out-of-Control Flight Attendants, Wild Abortion Proclamations and Other 'Crazy' Claims Play in Edifi Player

    Impolite Truth: Out-of-Control Flight Attendants, Wild Abortion Proclamations and Other 'Crazy' Claims

    In today's commentary, Abby tackles out-of-control flight attendants, wild abortion proclamations and other crazy claims in our modern culture. Explore Abby's take on today's most shocking headlines.

  • FLASHBACK: She Survived an Abortion That Killed Her Twin. Here Is Claire Culwell's Incredible — and Shocking — Story FLASHBACK: She Survived an Abortion That Killed Her Twin. Here Is Claire Culwell's Incredible — and Shocking — Story Play in Edifi Player

    FLASHBACK: She Survived an Abortion That Killed Her Twin. Here Is Claire Culwell's Incredible — and Shocking — Story

    This week, we revisit one of our most powerful past episodes of "Politely Rude": Claire Culwell survived an abortion that killed her twin — and when she discovered that she was an abortion survivor, it turned her world upside down. Now, she's speaking out about her incredible story of hope, forgiveness and the value of life. Listen to Claire and Abby sit down to talk through the details and to explore a plethora of associated issues.

  • Ex-Porn Star Joshua Broome Achieved Fame Yet Wanted to Die — Then He Found Truth. Listen to His Journey. Ex-Porn Star Joshua Broome Achieved Fame Yet Wanted to Die — Then He Found Truth. Listen to His Journey. Play in Edifi Player

    Ex-Porn Star Joshua Broome Achieved Fame Yet Wanted to Die — Then He Found Truth. Listen to His Journey.

    Ex-porn star Joshua Broome tells Abby Johnson about his journey from porn to Christianity. Listen to him reveal the painful and difficult elements of his story — and hear how he found Jesus and redemption.

  • FACT CHECK: Abby Johnson Dismantles Arguments Against Texas' Pro-Life Heartbeat Law FACT CHECK: Abby Johnson Dismantles Arguments Against Texas' Pro-Life Heartbeat Law Play in Edifi Player

    FACT CHECK: Abby Johnson Dismantles Arguments Against Texas' Pro-Life Heartbeat Law

    Abby goes after some of the key arguments against Texas' pro-life heartbeat law. Hear her dismantle some of the claims and arguments being waged against the measure.

  • Abby Johnson and Liz Wheeler Sound the Alarm on Hysterics Surrounding Texas Abortion Law — and Vaccine Mandates Abby Johnson and Liz Wheeler Sound the Alarm on Hysterics Surrounding Texas Abortion Law — and Vaccine Mandates Play in Edifi Player

    Abby Johnson and Liz Wheeler Sound the Alarm on Hysterics Surrounding Texas Abortion Law — and Vaccine Mandates

    Abby Johnson and Liz Wheeler tackle hysterics surrounding the Texas abortion law and the current chaos surrounding vaccine mandates. Listen to this episode and subscribe on Edifi and your favorite podcast platforms! https://edifi.app/podcasts/politely-rude-with-abby-johnson-26056/

  • Meet the Filmmaker and Activist on a Harrowing Mission to Save People's Lives in Afghanistan (Plus: How You Can Help) Meet the Filmmaker and Activist on a Harrowing Mission to Save People's Lives in Afghanistan (Plus: How You Can Help) Play in Edifi Player

    Meet the Filmmaker and Activist on a Harrowing Mission to Save People's Lives in Afghanistan (Plus: How You Can Help)

    Jason Jones is on a mission to save lives in Afghanistan. Listen to his incredible efforts to protect human rights and save people from the Taliban — and gain a better understanding of the chaos happening on the ground.