About Andy Bates

Andy Bates, Director of Programming, began his broadcasting career in 1993 at a small station in Park Hills, MO. Andy earned a Bachelor of Arts in communication/theatre with a minor in theology at Concordia University Chicago. He also earned a Master of Arts in Religion and a Director of Christian Education (DCE) certificate. He has served in parish education, youth and family ministry, outdoor ministry and higher education. Andy joined the KFUO staff as producer and host of Faith & Family in 2013. Andy and his wife, Lauren, who is also a DCE, are the proud parents of Oscar.

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fun exercise

Faith’n’Family – Making Exercise Fun and Work For You






With guests Katie Siddins and Steve Gruenwald.

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LHF

Faith’n’Family – Lutheran Resources Around the World with LHF






With guest Rev. Matthew Heise

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Ice Cream Month

Faith’n’Family – Celebrating National Ice Cream Month!






With guest Camille Smith, RD, LD

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Portrait of Deaconess Kim Bueltmann at the International Center of The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in St. Louis. LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford

Faith’n’Family – Missionary Story: Deaconess Kim Bueltmann






With guest Deaconess Kim Bueltmann

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Quality of Life

Faith’n’Family – Is Quality of Life a Reason to End a Life?






With guest Rev. Michael Salemink

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Missionary Ben Helge

Faith & Family – Missionary Benjamin Helge






With guest Benjamin Helge.

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LSS Care For Caregiver

Faith & Family – Caring for the Caregiver with Lutheran Senior Services






With Annmarie Wallie and Erica Herman

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Music Literacy

Faith’n’Family – Encouraging Music Literacy for Children and Involving Children in Worship






With guest Emily Woock.

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Welcome To College

Faith’n’Family – Welcome to College with Rev. Marcus Zill






With guest Rev. Marcus Zill

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Missionary Family St-Onge

Faith & Family – Rev. Charles and Deborah St-Onge, Missionary Family






With guest Rev. Charles St-Onge.

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