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The difference between fixing and repairing

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 46:26 — 18.6MB) Our world is growing darker.  People you may have looked up to who have seemingly gone off the rails into the worst kinds of sin. It’s infiltrating everything from schools to national sports to politics to We are all born into sin and as […]

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Has our post-modern culture created cults?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:33 — 20.7MB)   We’ve documented just a few of the heartbreaking headlines and personal letters we’ve received about what happens to Christian sheep who don’t fit the “Mission and Values” of a new church paradigm. It’s a very sensitive subject, and anytime we broach the subject […]

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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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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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The Frog, The Pot, and the Singularity

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:04 — 20.9MB) Does it seem like a lot of insidious news headlines and movements are converging on us all at once?  It’s not your imagination; things are profoundly accelerating, just as Jesus said they would. It’s been happening slowly for a long time, just like that […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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