Sin’s Symptoms as “Disease” As Christians, we understand that things such as emotional pain, depression, and the like are often (though certainly not always) related to another term that we don’t hear much of in televised drug commercials or read about in prestigious journals of medicine: Sin. As Christians, we also understand that sin leads to […]
On one side are zombies. They are completely dead spiritually, self-obsessed slaves to sin, lovers of the flesh, and haters of holiness and its Author. On the other side are supernaturally regenerated “new creatures” in Christ.
There has been a lot of discussion about beliefs espoused by Michael Gungor, a musician who will be playing at Power of One, an event hosted and owned by Life Promotions. This event attracts thousands of Christian youth every year with rock music and speakers. Our Board has carefully discussed and prayed about how we should respond to this event.
This is a short, simple way to explain why the book, God and the Gay Christian, by Matthew Vines, can and should be applied to ALL of our sinfulness. Click on this book cover to see all of them: (Or, click here) Related articles Rachel Held Evans, Jay Bakker, Tony Jones push Matthew Vines’ agenda […]
As a Christian, I lead a pretty uneventful life. I used to feel guilty that my life wasn’t radical enough, until someone reminded me about 1 Thessalonians 4:11! We don’t have to be flying to exotic places or taking out billboard ads to share the hope we have in Christ. Don’t get me wrong, those […]
This is a follow-up article from Tim Challis to his post we shared last week: Destroy a Church in 4 Simple Steps. I could not agree with him more. These are excellent articles to share and discuss with your own church leaders, should you get the opportunity. Originally posted at the Challis.com blog: Protect Your […]
“I see dead churches. Preaching on Sundays like regular churches. They only see what they want to see. They don’t know they’re dead.” Do you know of a once thriving church that has died? Why does this happen? Over at the Tim Challies blog, Tim lists four steps that lead to a church’s self-destruction: STEP 1: REJECT TRUTH […]
Do the ends justify the means? I have a real problem calling this a Gentlemen’s Club. It’s a stripper club where men pay money to see young women take off their clothes for entertainment. So why would a Christian pay money to support this wretched industry? According to the ministry leaders, it’s to “bring a […]
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:07 — 20.5MB) Today we’re going to get a little history lesson from our guest. All throughout the Old and New Testament, we’ve seen examples of great tragedy and great triumph, and all are used for God’s Glory, for His story. What can we learn from those? […]
Should congregants gather to see two pastors punch each other in the face? Grab the popcorn, but no need to bring a Bible to this church. There’s a whole lot of swinging, punching, kicking, sweating and swaggering, but not much mention of the Gospel here at FIGHT CHURCH. And not much in the way of […]
By now the world has seen the horrendous valentine’s idea: What women need,” shared by the president of Planned parenthood. Cecile Richards claims that what we all need is to be able to safely slaughter human beings at abortuaries. Ingrid Schleuter, a guest on Stand Up For The Truth, has penned the following response over […]
Sadly, this is how far Planned Parenthood’s president has sunk in her thinking that we should celebrate Valentine’s day by being able to “safely” murder other human beings. Click on the image below to see what she Tweeted: Post by Stand Up For The Truth.
Is creation a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era? Leading creation apologist and bestselling Christian author Ken Ham is joined at the Creation Museum by popular TV personality and evolution apologist Bill Nye. When: 7:00–9:30 PM ET on February 4, 2014 Post by Stand Up For The Truth. From AIG’s website: Watching […]
Erin Benziger over at Do Not Be Surprised writes in an article titled, Why Beth Moore and Not Me? The Danger of Claiming to Receive Direct Revelation, “When God speaks, He does so with authority. He issues no ‘lesser’ revelation. His words are full and final and they stand for eternity. This is why His […]
It’s one thing when a secular men’s magazine idolizes a hip pastor, and quite another when a Christian magazine does it. Both are distasteful and anti-biblical, and both are part of a growing element in our culture that elevates men (and sometimes women) in church leadership to rock star status, leaving our Lord and Savior, […]
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:14 — 21.3MB) What do Christian’s believe and why do we believe it? Today we’re discussing literally the literalism of the Word of God, and why many Christians in our generation are no longer willing to look at the fundamentals of our faith as truth. We know […]
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:42 — 23.2MB) There can be little doubt that the America many of us grew up in—the one that honored God and recognized our way of life is dependent on following His teachings—is quickly fading. Once a strong country of Christian values and morals, America is decaying […]
When we hear teachings like,”God doesn’t keep score and I’m free, so why should I worry about keeping His commandments,” we need to lovingly correct this misunderstanding of the Law and the Gospel. Likewise we must set it straight when we hear teachings telling us we must still observe the Hebrew festivals and keep the […]
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:56 — 20.8MB) In our third segment we are going to share some of your comments about yesterday’s interview we did with Warren B. Smith about his new book, “Another Jesus Calling.” If you missed that interview, Warren compared what the “Jesus” of Sarah Young’s Jesus Calling […]
“I find the love, I find the support, I find the non-judgmental eyes when I come here,” attendee Leah Stanfield says of her beer service. “And I find friends that love God [and] love craft beer.” So what do you think? Is this new trend something that will win souls, or is it a carnal […]