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NBC Apologizes for Omitting 'Under God' From Pledge During U.S. Open Broadcast

Wondering if the editorial staff thought “One nation, under God,” would be offensive? Apparently viewers were offended by the omission. Published June 19, 2011 BETHESDA, Md. — NBC issued an on-air apology Sunday for omitting the words “under God” from the Pledge of Allegiance during its coverage of golf’s U.S. Open. The words were edited […]

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Agenda-driven Church?

As a Christian and disciple of Jesus Christ, I really want to believe the best about people.  I want to take people at their word and not be skeptical about lining up what they say and how they behave.  But these days, some skepticism is not only healthy—it is also crucial in discerning true believers […]

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Weiner's Wife Tied to Muslim Brotherhood

Breaking news story today by our guest, Keith Davies from the Walid Shoebat Foundation: Weiner’s In-Laws and the SECRET Muslim Brotherhood Connections REVEALED Walid Shoebat and Ben Barrack Was Mrs. Weiner (Huma Abedin), the Deputy Chief of Staff to Hillary Clinton unaware that her mother was reported as a member of the Muslim Brotherhood? Did […]

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Christian "justice" with a purpose

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-20-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) What do Gandhi, the Dalai Lama and Marianne Williamson have in common? They’re all featured prominently in Sojourner’s Magazine this week as leaders in the Christian social justice movement–except they aren’t Christian. Plus an interesting article about Palestinian Justice by Sojo editor Lynn Hybels, co-founder of […]

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Bringing light into darkness

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-17-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) How do you bring the hope of Jesus to a world that desperately needs Him? Today in our first half hour we’re talking with two experts, Heath and Jaye from the Burn Brothers Ministries, about effective evangelism. Then in the second half, the other side of […]

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Unity around what?

The situation between Dr. Jack Van Impe and Trinity Broadcast Network is fascinating, yet very sad.  While it is unfortunate when Christian ministries have to part ways in disagreement, it is something we might just have to get used to. Van Impe believes Pastors like Rick Warren and Robert Schuller are promoting Chrislam and in […]

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Jack Van Impe ministry abandons TBN over Chrislam

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) From World Net Daily: A Christian ministry’s decision to expose as “false teachers” several celebrity ministers it believes are corrupting biblical teachings has prompted a rift, with Jack Van Impe Ministries dropping plans to work in the future with Trinity Broadcasting Network, where it has broadcast for […]

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What's the big deal about Rick Warren's alliances?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-16-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Today we’re talking about some of the controversial issues around America’s pastor, Pastor Rick Warren, and the growing concerns some people have. Over the past few months those concerns from pastors and Christian leaders around the nation have been crescendoing. Are those concerns valid? Download this […]

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Focusing the scope: a gut check

We love hearing feedback about the show, not because we want to be affirmed – although that is nice – but because we want to improve the show and make sure we are abiding by the vision and scope.   The format of the show is this: We share news and topics that affect our […]

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"7th Graders Forced to Take Graphic Survey on Oral Sex"

Parents are furious to learn this after the fact: School Surveys 7th-Graders on Oral Sex By Todd Starnes Published June 15, 2011 curated via FoxNews.com A middle school in Massachusetts is under fire for requiring children to complete a graphic sex survey — without parental knowledge or consent — that included questions about sexual partners […]

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Entertainment with a higher purpose

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-15-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Can Christians really influence our entertainment culture in the film industry? Dr. Ted Baehr believes they can!  Baehr is an entertainment industry professional who knows what it takes to make it in Hollywood. He is a committed Christian who knows the pressures and opportunities unique to […]

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Holiness is what we need

Lately God has me spending a lot of time praying over a message in the Book of Hebrews, Chapters 5 and 6.  The author is chastising believers about their slow progress as followers of Jesus.  Starting in Hebrews 5:12, he says: “In fact though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone […]

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How "Replacement Theology" is changing the world

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-14-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Some Christian groups preach that the Church has replaced Israel as God’s chosen people. But Replacement Theology could not be further from what God’s Word actually says. Don’t miss our special guest Laurie Cardoza Moore, founder of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations(PJTN), a ministry forged to educate […]

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"INTERFAITH: Christians Will Hold Quran Readings to Combat Islamophobia"

That’s an actual news headline promoting an event we’d like you to weigh in on.  This June 26, an organization called Interfaith Alliance and Human Rights First is putting on a nation-wide Faith Shared event in churches, synagogues and mosques. Hundreds of Christian churches have signed up to host the event, including two (so far) […]

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Rejoice In Our Suffering

Hey, I admit it—we cover some news on this show that can get downright depressing sometimes.  Our country turning its back on God more each day; political leaders who seem to lack any principles or good judgment; so-called Christians looking to blend Islam and Christianity.  It could be easy to get down and depressed about […]

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Standing firm around the world

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-13-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Another jam-packed show today. First, what do you do when you learn that the Christian rock concert you’re attending features a false teacher as a keynote speaker? What if you’re the sponsor? That’s what happened over the weekend in northern Wisconsin, and we’ll share the challenges […]

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Real Leaders Stand Up

You know, deception would be easy to spot if it wore a neon sign that said “False teachings here”.  Unfortunately, satan is far too clever for that.  Instead, as scripture says, he often appears as an angel of light—with words that sound good but lead to lies and destruction. Satan tempted Eve with what sounded […]

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Christian rock concert’s Keynote in question

We need to share some information we just received late this morning. This weekend there is a conference going on in Manitowoc, Wis.  A popular Christian band, Big Daddy Weave, will be performing on Saturday and many Christians plan on attending. We think it is important to let you know that the Keynote Speaker for […]

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An uncomplicated faith

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2011/06/Stand-Up_06-10-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Juggling our hectic schedules, trying to squeeze in time for God and striving to do everything our own way…does this sound familiar? As Christians, we tend to make our lives and our faith overly complicated. Our guest today is Patrice Lewis, author of The Simplicity Primer. […]

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Are Both Feet in the Kingdom?

In Matthew 13:45, Jesus teaches that the Kingdom of God is like a merchant looking for fine pearls.  When he found one of great value, he sold everything he had and bought it.  Everything this merchant owned was worth that one pearl—so he gave it all up so he might have it. I’ve been thinking […]

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