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WIHS Journal

Hosted and Produced by Paul Kretschmer.
Additional hosts: Anissa Porticelli and Gerry Williams

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The WIHS Journal brings you news and public affairs from around Connecticut and beyond. Paul focuses mainly on the state's political news, and stories from Mission Network News. Anissa interviews ministry leaders about their work within the Christian community. Gerry contributes pieces to the Journal from out and about. Listen to his series of redemption stories from The Salvation Army, Hartford, the second Thursday of each month during 2016.

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Refer to the list below for the most recent WIHS Journal programs

Date Subject Guest Contact Phone Number Website
5/7/2016 May 2016 Healthline on Asthma (health) Vernonica Mansfield (860) 358-5420 middlesexhospital.org
5/6/2016 Responding to Opiod Addiction (public health) Sen. Richard Blumenthal (860) 258-6940 blumenthal.senate.gov
5/5/2016 Better Business Bureau CT-2 (consumer protection) Howard Schwartz (860) 740-4500 bbb.org/connecticut
5/4/2016 Better Business Bureau CT-1 (consumer protection)
5/3/2016 Go Conference-2 (ministry) Drew Crandall (800) 569-9075 goconf.org
5/2/2016 Go Conference-1 (ministry)
4/30/2016 Warrriors Set Free (ministry) Steve Prince of "Set Free Ministries" (616) 726-5400 setfreeministries.com
4/29/2016 May Judgment Day-2 (religion) Richard Ruhling, M.D. richardruhling.com
4/28/2016 May Judgment Day-1 (religion)
4/27/2016 The Way of Hope-2 (grief management) Dave & Beth Weikel (719) 339-6259 byhisdesignonline.com/about-by-his-design/
4/26/2016 The Way of Hope-1 (grief management)
4/25/2016 "Wholeness is what I Long For" (health) Dr. Ted Watkins (860) 728-9263
4/23/2016 CT Fishing Season 2016 (recreation) Various CT fishermen & women (860) 462-8499 willgerry@gmail.com
4/22/2016 Preventing Child Abuse (children) Myra Jones-Taylor Ph.D. (860) 713-6410 ct.gov/oec/
4/21/2016 Land Preservation-2 (open space) State Senator Art Linares (800) 842-1421 ctsenaterepublicans.com/home-linares/
4/20/2016 Land Preservation-1 (open space) Senator Chris Murphy & Rep Joe Courtney (202) 224-4041 or (202) 225-2076 murphy.senate.gov
courtney.house.gov
4/19/2016 Bread of Life "Live" 2016 (ministry) Mark Channon (860) 346-1049 wihsradio.org
4/18/2016 Israel Trip with Rehoboth Church of God (ministry) Suzette Brown (860) 242-8335
4/16/2016 Rehabilitation DUI Offenders (rehabilitation) CT Corrections Commissioner Scott Semple (860) 692-7480 www.ct.gov/doc/
4/15/2016 Romania Aid from Life Int'l (relief work) Kurt Dillinger (616) 248-3300 lifeinternational.com
4/14/2016 Salavation Army Redemption Story April 2016 (rehabilitation) Javier Marquez (508) 816-0993 [email]
4/13/2016 "Growing Disciples" (personal development) David Delk of Man in the Mirror Ministries (800) 929-2536 maninthemirror.org
4/12/2016 From Prison to a Paycheck and Beyond (rehabiliation) Tyron Harris (860) 833-8130 tyronharris@msn.com
4/11/2016 Ignite the Passion Marriage Conference (marriage) Dr. Doug Weiss (203) 753-8023
4/9/2016 Restoring Brownfields (envirornment) Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) (860) 549-8463 murphy.senate.gov
4/8/2016 CCM Music (praise & worship) Dan Wooding with Nicole Mullin assistnews.net
4/7/2016 Latter Rain Food Pantry (human services) Charles Oxley (860) 833-4470 [web site]
4/6/2016 The Masters Mind on Total Success-2 (book) Bola Adelani (860) 967-1094 royalproclamations.com
4/5/2016 The Masters Mind on Total Success-1 (book)
4/4/2016 Love Africa (missions) Dr. Diane Komp (203) 624-6672 omsc.org
4/2/2016 WIHS Healthline Bedbugs (public health) Dr. Gail Ridge (203) 974-8600 ct.gov/caes/
4/1/2016 Governments & Persecution (human rights) Emily Fuentes of Open Doors USA (949) 752-6600 opendoorsusa.org
3/31/2016 CT Presidential Primary Ballot (government) CT SoS Denise Merrill (860) 509-6200 www.sots.ct.gov/sots/
3/30/2016 CT Hospital Day (public health) Tina Raglan & Lorraine Salovik (203) 265-7611 chime.org
3/29/2016 Dance for Anna Grace (Awareness Event) Tracy Butler (860) 805-2239
3/28/2016 Romance and Courtship (Conference) Gordon Baker (860) 881 6956 gtbaker@gmail.com
3/26/2016 GOP Proposal to Avoid State Layoffs (government) Sen. Len Fasano (800) 842-1421 [web site]
3/25/2016 Legacy to Children (child evangelism) Greg Yoder (616) 647-4500 keysforkids.org
3/24/2016 Teacher Evaluations (education) Sheilah Cohen & Mark Waxenberg of CEA (800) 842-4316 cea.org
3/23/2016 Women's Health Conference-2 (Fitness Health) Ernestine Shepherd (860) 770-4644 crossstreetamezion.org
3/22/2016 Women's Health Conference-1 (Fitness Health)
3/21/2016 The Passion Of The King (evangelism) Brent Grosvenor (860) 305-1061 [web site]
3/19/2016 CT Voices of Foster Children (children) Cyd Oppenheimer & Bianca Rey (203) 498-4240 ctvoices.org
3/18/2016 CT Veterans in Small Business-2 (small business & veterans) Sen. Martin Looney (800) 842-1420 [web site]
3/17/2016 CT Veterans in Small Business-1 (small business & veterans)
3/16/2016 Millenialls Reluctance to Marry (young adults) Dr. Greggory Jantz (888) 771-5166 aplaceofhope.com
3/15/2016 Conquering Chemical Dependency though Christ-2 (substance abuse) Michael Campbell (203) 435-8164
3/14/2016 Conquering Chemical Dependency though Christ-1 (substance abuse)
3/12/2016 ACTS 4 Ministry (Outreach Ministry) Sarah Carabetta (203) 574-2287 acts4.org
3/11/2016 CT Presidential Primary 2016 Ballot (government) Secretary of the State Denise Merrill (860) 509-6200 www.sots.ct.gov
3/10/2016 March 2016 Redemption Story (human services) PJ-Fleet manager (508) 816-0993 [email]
3/9/2016 Legendary Locals of Wallingford-2 (local history) Tarn T. Granucci fb.com/tarn.granucci
3/8/2016 Legendary Locals of Wallingford-1 (local history)
3/7/2016 Marriage A love Seat for Two (book) Andrew C. Daubon (860) 944-0801 curiouslyformed.com
3/5/2016 Compulsive Gambling (health) Donna Zaharevitz (888) 789-7777 ccpg.org
3/5/2016 Compulsive Gambling (health) Tamara Petro, MPH
3/4/2016 Jumpstart for Fitness (children) Catherine Risigo-Wickline (860) 945-1301 facebook.com/JumpstartCT
3/3/2016 Decision America Tour 2016 (civics) Logan Loveday decisionamericatour.com
3/2/2016 Swing Into Spring Singles Dance (singles) Mary Haij fcsingles.com
3/1/2016 Stage Play "Missing" (rapture) June Lyons (860) 794-8524 jmstheater@yahoo.com
2/29/2016
2/27/2016 Controlling the Zika Virus (public health) Gov. Dannel Malloy of CT (800) 406-1527 portal.ct.gov/governor/
2/26/2016 Faith Influences Finances-2 (finances) Dan Celia financialissues.org
2/25/2016 Faith Influences Finances-1 (finances)
2/24/2016 Prison Gerrymandering (minorities) Richard Cruz, Ingrid Alvares & Peter Wagner (860) 240-8330 cga.ct.gov/lprac
2/23/2016 Legacy of Dr. Robert Cook-2 (ministry) Lois Gillern (203) 685-8542 walkwiththeking.org
2/22/2016 Legacy of Dr. Robert Cook-1 (ministry)
2/20/2016 Dancing at the Water's Edge (chronic illness) Alida Brill alidabrill.com
2/19/2016 Voter Registration Reforms (government) Sec. of the State Denise Merrill (860) 509-6200 www.sots.ct.gov
2/18/2016 Trust-2 (relationships) Lea Brovedani (484) 674-5754 leabrovedani.com
2/17/2016 Trust-1 (relationships)
2/16/2016 Evening of Gospel-2 (worship) Terri Small (203) 837-9206 smallt@wcsu.edu
2/15/2016 Evening of Gospel-1 (worship)
2/13/2016 Healthsharing (healthcare coverage) Twila Brase (651) 646-8935 cchfreedom.org
2/12/2016 Republican Budget Briefing 2016 (government) Sen. Len Fasano & Rep. Themis Klarides Fasano (800) 842-1421
Klarides (800) 842-1423
ct.gov
2/11/2016 Salvation Army Story - Feb 2016 (missions) Steven Whitaker (860) 527-8106
2/10/2016 World Concern Work (missions) Mattr Ellingson (800) 755-5022 worldconcern.org
2/9/2016 Phones for Jesus-2 (Outreach to Needy) Efrain Rosario (800) 618-3386 PhonesForJesus.com
2/8/2016 Phones for Jesus-1 (Outreach to Needy)
2/6/2016 Chiropractic Medicine (health) Robert Shortell DC (860) 635-4455 cromwellchiro.com
2/5/2016 Bibles for China 2016 (missions) Wendell Rovenstine (870) 741-7935 biblesforchina.org
2/4/2016 Middletown Mayor in 2016-2 (government) Mayor Daniel Drew (860) 638-4801 cityofmiddletown.com
2/3/2016 Middletown Mayor in 2016-1 (government)
2/2/2016 Student Evaluation Reforms (education) Sheila Cohen & Mark Waxenberg & Ann Jellison (860) 525-5641 cea.org
2/1/2016 Messiah In the Passover (religlion) Pastor Adam Soderberg (860) 249-8627 southchurchhartford.org
1/30/2016 Whole Hearted Parenting (parents) Joshua Freedman (831) 763-1800 6seconds.org
1/29/2016 Keys for Kids Ministry (chiildren) Greg Yoder (616) 647-4500 keysforkids.org
1/28/2016 Dairy Transport Waiver-2 (agriculture) Commissioner Steven Revitczky (860) 713-2500 ct.gov/doag
1/27/2016 Dairy Transport Waiver-1 (agriculture) Rep. E. Esty & J. Courtney
1/26/2016 Avoiding Uility Scams (consumer protection) Tricia Modifica (800) 286-2000 eversource.com
1/25/2016 Connecticut Association of Foster and Adoptive Parents Debra Candelora (203) 238-8502 cafap.com
1/23/2016 Affordable Housing (housing) Gov. Dannel Malloy & Evonne Klein (860) 270-8262 ct.gov/doh/
1/22/2016 Legislative Action on Family Values-3 (families) Peter Wolfgang-FIC (844) 801-3428 ctfamily.org
1/21/2016 Legislative Action on Family Values-2 (families)
1/20/2016 Legislative Action on Family Values-1 (families)
1/19/2016 Abortion Recovery (women) Melinda Delahoyde of Life International (616) 248-3300 LifeInternational.com
1/18/2016 Touch (marriage) Rev. T.C. Brantley (203) 753-7377 rest.org
1/16/2016 New Winter Plow Trucks (transportation) CDOT Commissioner Arthur Redeker (860) 594-2000 ct.gov/dot/
1/15/2016 Creating Disciples (men) David Delk of Man in the Mirror (800) 929-2536 maninthemirror.org
1/14/2016 Conservation Old Saybrook (open space) State Senator Art Linares (800)842-1421 [web site]
1/13/2016 Land Conservation Old Saybrook (open space) Senator Chris Murphy & Rep Joe Courtney (202) 224-4041 or (202) 225-2076 murphy.senate.gov/ or courtney.house.gov
1/12/2016 Fast Friends: The Amazing Power of Friendship, Fasting and Prayer - 2 (encouragement) Suzanne Niles fastfriendsbook.com
1/11/2016 Fast Friends: The Amazing Power of Friendship, Fasting and Prayer - 1 (encouragement)
1/9/2016 Reopening an Assembly Line at Kaman Governor Dannel Malloy (860) 566-4840 portal.ct.gov/governor/
1/8/2016 Salavation Army Redemption Stories-3 (missions) Capt. Leo Lloyd (860) 527-8106
1/7/2016 Salvation Army Redemption Stories-2 (missions)
1/6/2016 Salvation Army Redemption Stories-1 (missions)
1/5/2016 Humanitarian Aid in South Sudan (human aid) Matt Ellingson (800) 755-5022 info@worldconcern.org
1/4/2016 Alpha Course in Manchester (ministry) Michael Schecher (860) 539-9694 trinitycovenantchurch.org
1/2/2016 Organ Donations (health) Catherine Colella (860) 398-1824 cityofmiddletown.com
1/1/2016 Ministry to Muslims (missions) Bob Blincoe, Frontiers USA (800) 462-8436 frontiersusa.org
12/31/2015 Second Chance-2 (rehabilitation) Gov. Dannell Malloy (860) 524-7315 portal.ct.gov
12/30/2015 Second Chance-1 (rehabilitation)
12/29/2015 The Underground (sex trafficking) Jean Marie Boulay (860) 242-8996 theundergroundct.org
12/28/2015 God's Word is a Lamp (faith) Jim Whitting (860) 346-1049 wihsradio.org
12/26/2015 Credit in the Third World (missions) Joe Richter of Farms International (888) 993-2767 farmsinternational.com
12/25/2015 Softward Development of Lumine Elliot Dawson (800) 359-7623 maf.org
12/24/2015 Living Waters International Jerry Wiles (877) 594-4426 water.cc
12/23/2015 Thoughts on Christmas Random People on the Street (860) 462-8499 gerry_wihs@comcast.net
12/22/2015 Teen Challenge-2 (youth) Richard Welch & Michael Hayes (508) 408-4378 rwelch@tcvermont.org
12/21/2015 Teen Challenge-1 (youth)
12/19/2015 Response to Gun Violence (safety) Senators Richard Blumenthal & Chris Murphy (202) 224-2823
(202) 224-4041
blumenthal.senate.gov
murphy.senate.gov
12/18/2015 Syrian Refugees in Europe Jeff Palmer - Baptist Global Response (866) 974-5623 GoBGR.org
12/17/2015 Another Kind of Courage-2 (children) Steve Bundy -
Joni and Friends
(818) 707-5664 joniandfriends.org
12/16/2015 Another Kind of Courage-1 (children)
12/15/2015 Wreaths Across American (Veterans) Art Sladyk, Nancy Wyman, & James Throwe (877) 385-9504 wreathsacrossamerica.org
12/14/2015 Nutcracker Ballet (entertainment) Joel Robinett (860) 707-5531 jahjam.org/Nutcracker-2015
12/12/2015 Cybersecurity (computers & privacy) Jonathan Harris (800) 842-2649 www.ct.gov/dcp/
12/11/2015 The Codist-2 (Islamic Influence) Rabbi Eric Walker thecodistbook.com
12/10/2015 The Codist-1 (Islamic Influence)
12/9/2015 ABC Women's Center (women) Molly Furtado (860) 344-9292 abcwomenscenter.org
12/8/2015 Merry Christmas No Matter What (church drama) Dan White (860) 589-0000 [web site]
12/7/2015 Jason Gray Christmas Stories (performance) Jason Gray (866) 666-6306 infinityhall.com
12/5/2015 Foot Care (health) Dr. Jeffrey Kahn (860) 563-1200 ctfootcare.com
12/4/2015 Love Moves (missions) Danny Anan of Pioneers USA (888) 755-7284 pioneers.org
12/3/2015 FY 2016 CT State Budget (government) CT House Speaker Brendan Sharkey (800) 842-1902 [Web Site]
12/2/2015 Hope for the Caregiver-2 (families) Peter Rosenberger [Web Site]
12/1/2015 Hope for the Caregiver-1 (families)
11/30/2015 November Adoption Awareness (children) Terry Meeuwsen (800) 236-7843 national-adoption-month.adoption.com
11/28/2015 New CT DOT Winter Trucks (transportation) DOT Commissioner James Redeker (860) 594-2000 ct.gov/dot/cwp/
11/27/2015 "Love Casts Out Fear" (ministry to Muslims) "Brother Nathan" with Ruth Kramer of MNN (616) 209-5420 innetworkusa.org
11/26/2015 Interstate 84 Hartford Viaduct Reconstruction (transportation) DOT Commissioner James Redeker (860) 594-2000 ct.gov/dot/cwp/
11/25/2015 OMSC Interim Executive Director (Missions) Dr. Darrell Whiteman (203) 624-6672
ext. 306
omsc.org
11/24/2015
11/23/2015 Dreams in the City of Fire (Drama) Pastor Matt Harper (860) 906-6784 TruthBaptistChurch.org
11/21/2015 Transportation Funding Lockbox (transportation) State Senator Steve Cassano (860) 240-5302 [web site]
11/20/2015 Unlocked Literal Bible (religion) Bruce Smith-Wycliffe Associates (800) 843-9673 wycliffeassociates.org
11/19/2015 US Coast Guard 225th Anniversary (public safety) Rear Admiral James Reindone (860) 444-8444 uscg.mil
11/18/2015 Bible Parent-2
(Christian Education)
Charles White bibleparent.com
11/17/2015 Bible Parent-1
(Christian Education)
11/16/2015 "Mystery"
(Christian Drama)
Brent Grosvenor (860) 305-1061 lightsup.org
11/14/2015 East Coast Greenway Manchester (recreation) DOT Commissioner James Redeker (860) 594-2000 ct.gov/dot
11/13/2015 Helping Middle East Refugees (human needs) Robert Strong of Operation Mobilization (770) 631-0432 omusa.org
11/12/2015 Avoiding Uility Scams (consumer protection) Tricia Modifica (800) 286-2000 eversource.com
11/11/2015 Asthma & Allergy Report (public health) Caroline Collins (800) 727-8462 aafa.org
11/10/2015 Operation Christmas Child -2 (human services) Andy Bollinger and Helen Silinski samaritanspurse.org
11/9/2015 Operation Christmas Child -1 (human services)