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Nerf sharpens Nerf?

Today we’re talking about contending for the faith. But faith in what? And are we using a Nerf Sword rather than the sword of the Spirit? A little later we’ll cover an  open letter to pastors about why people are really leaving church. But does the writer offer biblical solutions? Joining us today is Scott […]

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The sweet little lies

Why do people believe in lies?  Could it be that lies come with rewards, and the truth of Christ does not? Dave Wager is here today. Dave is president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute in northern Wisconsin. Dave is also co-hosts a radio program on our station designed to help young people understand the Truth of God’s […]

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The truth about Jihad

Many nations in the world have established Sharia Zones, or No-Go Zones. What is a Sharia Zone, and do we have them in America? As a matter of fact, yes.  This weekend we are participating in a conference called “SNOW” (Supernatural Obedience to the Word), In a few minutes you’ll be introduced to one of […]

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Once you head down that path…

In this first segment we’re going to cover a couple of news stories: In the wake of last night’s United We Stand concert featuring New Age mystic Roma Downey and 33 popular Christian bands, more news from the contemporary Christian music industry:  The co-founder of Newsboys has written an article boasting about his atheism and […]

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United: What’s the big deal?

We all want to share the light of Christ in a dark world. But these days, is there a line you draw when deciding whom you partner with to do it? And if so, where is it? We’d all like pastors and Christian conference speakers to be discerning about partnerships and venues. What about Christian […]

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If I were a rich man…

How rich are you? Here is a fun little calculator to see how your income stacks up against the rest of the world. That’s how the world judges wealth, but what does the Lord God Almighty think? Consider what God has to say about: Rich man and Lazarus:  Luke 16:19-31 Rich fool: Luke 12:13 Seeking […]

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“Ask Caryl”

What questions do you have about this emerging new “Christianity” that has blasted into the modern church full throttle? This 5-hour DVD is a must-watch. If you have the means, order a couple and share with those who’ve been caught up in extra-Biblical supernatural signs and lying wonders, heavenly encounters, communication with “angelic” beings, dreams […]

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A false revival is coming. Do you hear laughter?

Today in the modern church a big storm is brewing, and with it we’re seeing: More direct revelation and extra-biblical experiences More signs and wonders/mysticism More merging and melding of religions and movements More entertainment-driven services More New Age conferences blending with “Christian” leadership More false christs Warren Smith is the author of the book, […]

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Spiritual Formation: An interview with Dr. Gary Gilley

Today we are going to cover a topic that is often highly charged, and may be challenging for some of you. And there is a good chance that most of us have been affected in some way by it. We’re talking about Spiritual Formation, and it is something that has taken the modern church by […]

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The sufficiency of the Scriptures

Is the Bible sufficient?  Yes! The doctrine of the sufficiency of Scripture is a fundamental tenet of the Christian faith. To say the Scriptures are sufficient means that the Bible is all we need to equip us for a life of faith and service. But when we add to Scripture, we get into all sorts […]

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On contending, confessing and compromise

When people die in their rebellion against God, the Bible is very clear about their fate. But while it is still today, do we care enough to roll up our sleeves and content for the faith – even when the unbelievers are hateful toward you? Our guest Robert Meyer shares a personal testimony in an […]

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College-proofing your student

We’ve heard the heartbreaking stories from parents who send their student – faith intact – off to University, only to see those young adults come home with a very different world view that reinvents Jesus, or even brushes Him aside. A huge percentage of young people walk away from anything to do with God as […]

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The hard passages in Hebrews

Today we continue our look at the Book of Hebrews with Dr. Randy White, pastor of First Baptist Church of Katy, Texas. You can find Bible study tools, podcasts, sermons and live programming at Randy White Ministries, including a Thursday evening Bible Study online that you can do here. Click here for Dr. White’s new Ask […]

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The depth of evil

By now you have heard of the tragic terrorist event in France, where 12 people are dead in an apparent jihad retaliation against a publishing company who has published cartoons of the prophet Mohammed, and this morning, two more: A policewoman and a street cleaner who tried to save her, gunned down on the streets […]

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Preparing for when, not if.

As the rest of the world slides toward economic chaos and fear, what should our response be?   Christians should know the dangers of placing too much importance on money or the government to take care of them. But yet our government has been training us for decades to be dependent on what they provide, and […]

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The Tip of the Iceberg

I It’s not always easy navigating the dark waters that we call our post-modern era. In these times, you have to know what to watch out for.  The trick is to be able to spot those tell-tale tips of the icebergs before they smash the hull, because 85 percent of them are underwater. Today we’re […]

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Leading and following in these times

Today we are talking about some different leadership models adopted into the visible church over the past several decades. Does God have anything to say about leadership? It turns out He does! We’ll take a look at one article in particular from Daniel Neades over at Discern.org on The seeker-driven megachurch leadership model. Up first, […]

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The Muslim Reality

Elijah Abraham joins us today for a fascinating discussion about the reality of life in America for Muslims. While we don’t have anything spiritually in common with them, we do share one thing: We are all in need of a Savior in Jesus Christ! Once a Muslim, Elijah Abraham is now a born-again Christian and the […]

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Wrapping up 2014

Today Mike looks back on 2014 and looks ahead at what’s in store for Stand Up For The Truth in the year ahead. Plus, Mike also takes a look at an interesting op-ed article titled, One Word Changes Everything; Can You Handle The Truth? Our guest today is from  Answers in Genesis, one of the […]

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Righting the ship: 12 things vision-casters should really address in 2015

We want your thoughts: As the modern church prepares its season of vision casting and to-do lists for the New Year, we know there are definitely things the “church” needs to address. What, in your opinion are the biggest issues? We’ve come up with a list of 12 (that most vision-casters in the seeker-mergent groups […]

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