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Room at the Table?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:45 — 20.7MB) In a little while we will continue our discussion from yesterday about what a healthy church looks like. A lot of you have chimed in on a letter we shared yesterday about how different today’s modern church institution looks from the ekklasia it was […]

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What if my child has to take a class on evolution?

From our guest, Jay Seegert, over at Creation Education Center (and excellent resource!): What if my child has to take a class on evolution? I often have concerned parents approach me asking what they should do when their child has to take a class on evolution. I understand their concern, but my answer is frequently […]

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Letter: “When you talk about The Church…”

Dear Stand Up For The Truth, I listen to the podcasts of your show regularly.  I would be a regular caller if I wasn’t working when the show is on, so you can be thankful that I have a job!    My comments have been building up, so it’s time for an e-mail! You talk […]

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The changing landscape of the visible Church

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:05 — 18.1MB) If you took today’s visible modern church and put it next to the visible churches of 100 or 200 years ago, what differences would you see? What used to be the gathering or ekklesia of the saints to be equipped and to learn about […]

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Openly Reject God’s First Commandment? YES! WE! CAN!

Imagine, if you will, Barack Obama, Bill and Hillary Clinton (though not necessarily together – we don’t wanna be too fantastic here), John Kerry, Stuart Smalley, Joe Biden and Bill Maher all gathered ‘round the base of ol’ Mount Sinai as Moses brings down the following decree to man directly from the mind and hand of God: […]

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Warring factions of Islam united around one thing

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:44 — 21.1MB) You’ve perhaps tried to wrap your head around the different Islamic groups you read about and hear in the news:  ISIS, ISIL, Hammas, Hezbollah, and many more. (Here is a list of nearly 100 official terrorist organizations)  These factions are made up of Sunni […]

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Unity yes, but it must be around truth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:47 — 21.1MB) “Those who wish to suppress the public discussion of hard biblical truths are more and more successful in realizing those desires through the use of their feelings as the basis for making such silence the unofficial policy of increasingly Orwellian churches.” So says our guest […]

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UPDATED! prayer request for Caryl Matrisciana

UPDATE 9-16-14 Via Johanna Michaelsen: “I spoke this afternoon with Caryl Matrisciana. She is in terrible pain, but filled with faith and grateful to be alive. She told me how profoundly touched she has been by all the expressions of love and concern since word of her accident got out. Please do continue to intercede […]

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Islam in prophecy?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:22 — 20.6MB) What happens when a church tries to stay true to the Word, but the “sheep” rebel? We are going to share a heartbreaking letter from an elder who sent us his story today. Up first, does Islam play into biblical prophecy, and if so, […]

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When “sheep” bite

This letter was sent to us today by an elder who asked to remain anonymous. It is reprinted with permission: Dear Mike and Amy, I was listening with great interest to your August 28th podcast regarding spiritual abuse in Churches. I would like to offer a perspective from the point of view of an elder […]

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Return to the Word

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:23 — 20.6MB) How is it that we as Christians have gotten so far off track when it comes to staying in the Word of God? You’ve heard us talk about the massive deception that has crept into the Church in many different ways when we focus […]

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The Prosperity Priestess and the Pied Pieper of IHOP

More and more professing Christians are uniting with wolves in sheep’s clothing. Likewise, wolves and wolverines are joining forces with wolves from different wolf packs. The pack is growing. It’s getting stronger — and they’re cunning! False teachers now play a major role in the Christian community.

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False Peace Coming

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:25 — 21.0MB) Everyone wants peace and unity these days, but how they want it is exactly the kind of peace and unity the Bible warns us about in the last days. We need to open our eyes to the fact that the world and the visible […]

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Musician Gungor hires PR Agency to handle controversy

Lots of Christian celebrities are hiring public relations agencies these days, especially in times of trouble. Mark Driscoll did, Rick Warren did, and now Dove-award winning singer Michael Gungor has too. In fact Gungor has contracted with Frederick & Associates – the same company Saddleback Church has used – to “help with press” he is […]

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The great falling away

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:23 — 21.8MB) Today Amy and Mike broadcast live from the Great Lakes Prophecy Conference in Appleton Wisconsin. (Stream it live here) Meet, Caryl Matrisciana, Warren Smith, David Hocking and Chris Quintana. Stand Up For The Truth is a radio and online ministry that covers news of […]

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News and views

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:39 — 21.1MB) Today we cover the headlines in the news that we need to be discussing as Christians. What is a biblical response to each of these? What are Christians called to do here in this world? Our guest in our first segment is Julaine Appling […]

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Where Liberal Christianity leads: “Jesus probably never existed”

There is a lot of talk these days about the truth of Scripture and how the Emergent Church movement has made pockmarks in the faiths of a whole generation. They deny Genesis and the creation account. They tell us that truth is really different for each of us. They tell us that doctrine and truth […]

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“We Are Not ABANDONED” The Culture Which Gave Rise to Mark Driscoll

Driscoll’s vast influence has impacted evangelicals all over the globe, and his subsequent misbehaviors that have come to public knowledge this past year are also far-reaching. In other words, there is considerable collateral damage and all of us are feeling its effects.

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Standing for Truth in these times

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:40 — 20.7MB) How hard is it to stand up for Truth in these increasingly challenging times?  Today we will discuss some recent statements made by Christian artist Michael Gungor (See “Christian Singer Michael Gungor Makes More Outrageous Claims“), that Jesus may have been wrong or even […]

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Casting a vision or commandeering control?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:27 — 21.0MB) What is Vision Casting? Where does it come from? And is Vision Casting Biblical? There is a way that is biblical, as our guest explains. And unfortunately, there is a broad way that a growing number of church leaders cast vision that is nowhere […]

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