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Trauma: The truth and lies we believe

Have you been through something traumatic?  Is someone you know going through a tragedy? How do you help them, or help yourself? Trauma is a feeling or emotion caused by an incident or a memory from something horrible. We can’t control the circumstance, but we can process, and seek the Hope we know comes only […]

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Do not lose heart

The Bible tells us that scoffers will come in these last days, and we’re seeing and hearing them certainly in the world and via news headlines, but also rising up within the visible modern church. Today is a heavy news day, and we mean heavy quite literally. Joining us to discuss these topics today is […]

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Pressure to compromise

We’ve been talking to a lot of pastors and church leaders over the past several months about the things to come. There is growing pressure from the gay lobby and from the government for churches to watch what they say and how they operate when it comes to performing gay marriages. A few weeks ago […]

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Christianity and The Culture War

The Christian Church is called to address the issues of society with the gospel, love and truth of Jesus Christ.  Over the past several decades many are concerned with how the church has been absent on issues like abortion, homosexual marriage and other issues. Today’s Episode: Subscribe (RSS | iTunes) Having trouble with this podcast? […]

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Biblical or Human Church Growth?

Today’s Episode: Subscribe (RSS | iTunes) Having trouble with this podcast? Click Here for tips. We are 100% Listener supported. Donate now! Want our news delivered? Get our WEEKLY WATCHMAN digest, published and sent to you every Friday! Bigger is better, right?  The Church Growth Movement has captured the fancy of Christian leaders and members […]

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About those gifts

There are a lot of Christian leaders out there who are manipulating everything from spiritual gifts tests to oracles from God to signs and wonders in their church services. There are those who are cessationists – who believe speaking in tongues and speaking prophecies are not active for today, and those who believe the gifts […]

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The truth about Transhumanism

So would you like to live forever armed with superhuman powers? To be your own god?  The enemy of our souls would like you to believe that you can do just that. And many people are embracing this idea called transhumanism. It literally means “beyond human”.  All over the world, scientists and intellectuals are joining […]

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Is the Christian Church in America Losing Its Influence?

Is the Christian Church in America losing its identity and influence?  Or simple learning to better relate to the secular world around us? Jesus commanded us to reach out into the sinful world and share the good news of the gospel of salvation.  But He also warned us to not conform to the deception and […]

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Christians Should Be Seen But Not Heard?

When I was a child one thing I would hear too often from my parents was “Children are to be seen, but not heard”.  We were to be submissive and obedient children but not express opinions when adults were in the room. Are we seeing this philosophy imposed on Bible-believing Christians these days?  Christians around […]

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The reality few want to talk about

If you are feeling that something isn’t quite right with the world – you’d be right. The reality is, many Christians have been waking up to an increasingly dark and threatening presence of Hell on earth. No, we’re not cursing, we are acknowledging the increasing depravity and scoffing Jesus told us – warned us – […]

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The evidence of good fruit

As Christians, are we proud, or self reliant?  Is this the evidence of our fruit? If we trust in ourselves, there is little room for trusting God and being humble. Joining us for today’s discussion is our friend Dave Wager. Dave is president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute in northern Wisconsin. Dave is also co-hosts a radio […]

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The Altered States of Contemplative Prayer

  Today we’re talking about Contemplative Prayer. Right off the bat, we need to define our words. When we warn you of the dangers of Contemplative Prayer, what we’re not talking about is meditating on God’s Word or contemplating His holy nature and character. We are talking about the man-made methodologies used as a spiritual […]

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The Narrow Christian Path

Jesus taught us the path to eternal life was narrow and that few find it.  Along both sides of the narrow path are numerous distractions and dangers lurking to pull us away from God and His eternal Word of Truth.  And if we take our eyes off the path we could easily stray off it […]

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They’re Back….

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if there was were no deceptive movements disguising themselves as Biblical Christianity these days?  If we could turn on Christian television and not worry about deception disguised as “truth”.  If we could enjoy a Saturday morning without that knock on the door bringing another religious cult member wanting to tell you […]

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In Defense of the the Bible?

A growing number of professing Christians are letting go of the doctrine that the Bible is all true. In fact a growing number also want to see a homosexual president in office!  We’ll have those survey results later in the program…but that first one is very concerning as we hope to pass on the hope […]

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A false P.E.A.C.E. will deceive many

The Bible tells us that there will come a day when we will have just one religion, united together in common ground. But it also tells us that this will be a false religion, and that many Christians will be deceived into following its leaders and its doctrines. Along with this great deception will be […]

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Who are the real dividers?

  A little later today a couple of news global headlines involving America’s Pastor, Rick Warren. A lot of people are sharing his joke with Elton John last week at a senate hearing about kissing, but are we ignoring the bigger picture? (see, Rick Warren, Elton John at senate hearing on global health programs) For […]

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The Lure of the Prosperity Gospel

Today we continue our look at the Word of Faith movement with our guest Pastor David Hocking.  The movement understandably appeals to Americans because of the promise of earthly blessings–but is it leaving disappointment and devastation in its wake while a handful live a life of fame and fortune? Pastor David Hocking joins us by […]

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The Danger of the Word Faith Movement

Jesus taught that a man must be willing to give up wealth, friends and even family to follow Him as His disciple.  The Christian life is one of obedience and submission to Jesus Christ in every area of our life.  But there are some who believe the Christian life should be marked by health, wealth […]

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Those deep theological questions

Today we’re opening up our phone lines and inviting you to ask anything you’ve ever wanted to know about the Bible, about the character and nature of God, and about how pastors stand firm for the truth in these times. Joining us to talk about this is a frequent guest, Dr. Randy White, pastor of […]

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