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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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Hurt, betrayal and spiritual abuse

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:44 — 20.7MB)  Have you ever been spiritually manipulated or abused by those in power? Many of you are carrying unimaginable hurts and betrayals from a place where none of that is supposed to happen: in a church. We will share your comments and questions during our […]

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Sharing the Gospel at work?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:36 — 20.3MB) Today we’re asking our listeners this question: Have you ever tried sharing the Hope you have in Jesus Christ with those you work with everyday?  Sharing the Gospel in the workplace is no easy matter in this age of political correctness and workplace guidelines […]

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A Leap in Leadership: Pastor Mike Abendroth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:03 — 20.9MB) When we look at the problems in the world and especially those facing the modern Church, it has never been more important to be a serious student of the Word of God. Today we are looking at this idea in the church that everyone […]

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Socialism in America

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:10 — 20.9MB) What does Socialism cost Christians?  Our guest today says a lot more than you might think.  Film maker Colin Gunn is back with us today to talk about the state of socialism in America. It starts with medicine and bleeds into the rest of […]

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When a course correction is called for

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:54 — 20.4MB) How should Christians react when leaders are called to step aside, or step down because of issues with morality, character or false teaching? Are we the first to say, “good, he’s finally got what’s coming,” or are we prayerfully and humbly lifting the situation […]

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What is purity?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:54 — 20.8MB) Often when Christians talk about purity, we think of waiting until marriage and not committing adultery. But purity is much more than that according to Scripture: “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.” How difficult living this way can seem […]

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Got Questions?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:06 — 20.9MB) The Bible tells us in 1 Peter 3:15: “Honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you.” Are you prepared to give a reason for […]

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How God wants us to live

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:03 — 20.9MB) Today we’re covering news, taking your calls and asking this question: How does God really want us to live?  We’re going to share a number of Bible verses about that, such as Matthew 22:37-40, John 15:5, John 14:6, Matthew 7:13-14, and many more. Stand […]

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The oldest lie in the Book

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:20 — 21.0MB) The first temptation of man was back in the Garden of Eden, when Eve paused to consider, “did God really say?” We see that being manifested today in the modern church by those who are being taught that we don’t need a literal interpretation […]

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Evangelical Disaster

Today we’re reading a very important statement from our Board of Directors about why we’re pulling out of a local Christian event that we have long sponsored. Plus our guest Jake Jacobs will be here to talk about how Postmodernism has shredded Truth in the evangelical church, but God’s Word is flourishing in the remnant of those who are staying true to Him.

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A kinder, gentler Gospel?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:44 — 21.1MB) We’re seeing the move away from biblical truth and doctrine in favor of a kinder, gentler gospel, which is really no Gospel at all. Joining Mike today is Pastor Chris Quintana, senior pastor at Calvary Chapel Cypress in California. Related articles Clowning around with Christ? (standupforthetruth.com) […]

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From “hath God said,” to, “does it matter?”

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:38 — 21.1MB) You’ve seen all of these apostate theologies that attack the truth of God’s Word over the years, and they all seem to start out with the same age-old question: “Did God really say…?” And we are supposed to defend and contend the truth that […]

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Why Genesis is not a matter of opinion

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:32 — 19.4MB) Why do people who say they are Gospel-believing Christians reject the Gospel as truth?  Did you know that the Gospel message of Christ was first revealed to us in Genesis?  And yet some have taken very public stances about whether Genesis and Revelation are […]

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Our human response to news of death

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:57 — 20.8MB) The World is mourning and talking about the tragic suicide of Robin Williams, the actor who reportedly hanged himself yesterday after battling depression. He recently had sought treatment for an alcohol addiction that he had once beaten but had come back. Even our president […]

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Synthetic DNA: A foot on the accelerator

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:01 — 20.8MB) The birth pangs are getting closer together. Today we are talking about tough and scary issues today, and we need to remind you off the top to keep in mind that we belong to Jesus Christ and we must remember that we have that […]

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Straight talk and a matter of faith

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:46 — 22.8MB) Today we need to have a frank talk on events in the Middle East. The main stream media has its spin—with an agenda and without the backdrop of the Word of God.And I would like your calls and emails on this subject in the […]

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The IRS may soon monitor your Sunday service

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:14 — 20.7MB) If you haven’t heard about this latest Obama admin development, the IRS is now planning to target, and far worse, monitor, churches. That’s all thanks to the demands and strong-arming tactics of  the atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF). Some history (Via the […]

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Shedding truth for a lie

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:23 — 23.2MB) Today’s program runs the gamut – from Gaza to “Gungor.” Later in the program yet another popular, award-winning Christian artist announces that the Bible is just a collection of stories, and not authoritative. It’s heartbreaking, and it hits close to home as the band […]

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Hate and need

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:17 — 22.6MB) As things in the Gaza Strip heat up, several things are clear: The hatred for Israel is driving this nearly 4-week war The need for a Savior in Christ has never been more evident Time is short Today we’re talking with our special guest […]

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