About Kip Allen

KFUO Operations – Kip Allen is host and producer of World Lutheran News Digest. A lifelong Lutheran, Kip’s broadcast career started in 1970 at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville at WSIE-FM. He earned a degree in mass communications. He also studied Russian and history at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. He holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. His career has taken him across the country, working in New York, Iowa, Alabama, Louisiana and California, where he was honored by the Southern California Radio and Television News Association with five Golden Mike awards. Following the death of his wife, Kip decided to return to St. Louis where he grew up. Kip spends his off time playing with his computer, reading, brewing beer and gardening.

Author Archive | Kip Allen
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LCMS Disaster Response: President Harrison Reflects on Capacity to Help

Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, President, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, reflects on the increased capacity of the LCMS to serve

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LCMS Disaster Response: Harvey’s Impact on LCMS Congregations and Workers

Rev. Jon Salminen, Senior Pastor, Epiphany Lutheran Church, Pearland, TX describes the impact of Hurricane Harvey

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World Lutheran News Digest – Hurricane Harvey Strikes Twelve Years After Katrina

With guest Rev. Kurtis D. Schultz, president, Southern District of The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod.

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LCMS Disaster Response: A Personal Story of Evacuation in Rising Waters

Ryan Legler, DCE, Memorial Lutheran Church, Katy, Texas describes his personal experience of evacuation in rising waters.

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Let’s Talk! The Rev. Philip Zielinski Is In

Rev. Philip Zielinski from St. Paul Lutheran Church in Valley City, Ohio, answers your questions.

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Eclipse And Islam

World Lutheran News Digest – Eclipses and Islam

With guest Dr. Timothy Furnish

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Let’s Talk! The Rev. Mark Preus Is In

Rev. Mark Preus from St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church and Campus Center in Laramie, Wyoming, answers your questions.

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Words As Weapons

Free To Be Faithful – When Words Become Weapons

With guests Roger Drinnon and Peter Slayton

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Let’s Talk! The Rev. Philip Zielinski Is In

Rev. Philip Zielinski from St. Paul Lutheran Church in Valley City, Ohio, answers your questions.

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Baby's Life

World Lutheran News Digest – What About the Baby’s Life?

With guest Kim Glassman

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