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Beware the “Gospel in a Bottle”

It is beautiful. It is captivating. It boasts an inspiring, powerful message presented in the most stirring of words  – language more than capable of making eyes weep and chins quiver with emotion. It comforts millions with its sweet, spiritual sounding assurances of safety and salvation. And it is presented as a gateway to infinite spiritual depth…all while bobbing harmlessly on […]

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Conditional faithfulness?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Conditional-faithfulness_-guest-Barney-Browne.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:45 — 24.2MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS The Bible continually discusses God’s faithfulness and the need for us to have complete faith in Him. But what exactly does the Bible say about the faith we are to have in God? And what about God’s faithfulness? Does […]

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Contending and defending

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Contending-and-defending-guest-Ryan-Mauro.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:11 — 24.3MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS   How do you, and how do we, share the truth about what’s been happening in the modern church in a way that glorifies God? It’s a fine line we all need to walk every day. Today we’re going […]

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Two father babies could become a reality

Children may be born with parents of the same sex following a breakthrough which scientists believe paves the way for “two dad” families. Researchers from Cambridge University and Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science say they have shown for the first time that human egg and sperm cells can be made from stem cells in the […]

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Andy Stanley: Even if you don’t believe that Jesus is the Son of God, you will have a better life by following his teachings

“Who doesn’t want their life to be better?” That’s a question Pastor Andy Stanley asked recently.  And his answers are very telling. When we compare some of Andy Stanley’s teachings lately to Scripture, we’re seeing some many discrepancies. We encourage you to do the comparative work for yourself (as the Bereans did), listening carefully to […]

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The marketing and branding of the post modern Church

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/The-marketing-and-branding-of-the-post-modern-Church-with-Pastor-Gary-Gilley.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:41 — 24.1MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Why do so many evangelicals appear to be chasing hollow and deceptive philosophies, practically begging to be taken captive? Have they fallen prey to slick marketing campaigns, packaged, big-box sermonettes and feel-good pep-talks that have replaced timeless, eternal, doctrinal […]

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God’s Will and the Christian genocide

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Gods-Will-and-the-Christian-genocide.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:44 — 24.1MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Today on Stand Up For The Truth we are asking for your thoughts and Scripture verses as we look at a topic many Christians struggle with: How does one discern God’s will, and then follow it? We’re going to […]

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Finding God’s Will Is No Deep Dark Secret Part 2

In Finding God’s Will Is No Deep Dark Secret Part 1 I asked the following questions: Is it possible for a Christian to know God’s will and not have to agonize over it?  Should a Christian (a) make a decision without first spending hours in prayer, asking God to reveal His will? (b) avoid making […]

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Common Core explained in 5 minutes [VIDEO]

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Common-Core-Explained-guest-Dr-Duke-Peta-David-Drake.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:26 — 24.5MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Monday, join us for a discussion on Common Core with Dr. Duke Pesta. FreedomProject Education has just released a brand new Common Core video (launching Monday, February 23), to kickoff its new look for www.fpeusa.org. Here is a clip […]

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How “free public schools” make us all renters from the State.

Remember when you could actually own a home in America? The answer is: No, you do not. Even if you think that something like true home ownership was recently or is presently allowed here in “the land of the free” and the home of the NSA, you are simply wrong. As with most of the […]

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Judge authorizes personal financial ruin for Christian woman

“I’m sorry. I cannot do your wedding because of my relationship with Jesus Christ.”  And with those words, she is losing everything. Even though the gay couple could have gotten free flowers from other florists.  It’s hard to imagine that a judge could authorize the personal financial ruin of this woman. But it has happened. […]

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So you say you’re a Christian…

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The New Age Implications of Jesus Calling

The following is the text of a new  Lighthouse Trails Print Booklet Tract. and reposted here with permission from the editors. Below is the content of the booklet. To order copies of The New Age Implications of Jesus Calling, click here By Warren B. Smith In my book “Another Jesus” Calling, I describe many problems […]

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Finding God’s Will Is No Deep Dark Secret! Part 1

  Is it possible for a Christian to know God’s will and not have to agonize over it? Should a believer make a decision without first spending hours in prayer, asking God to reveal His will? Must a Christian avoid making a decision until he or she has a “peace about it”? What about waiting […]

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Unforgivable

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Unforgivable.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:36 — 24.5MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS This morning a new report that ISIS has burned 45 Iraqi citizens to death.  It happened near the town of al-Baghdadi, a city that has now been taken over by ISIS. The local police chief Qasim al-Obeidi told the […]

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BSF, Jesus Calling and a plea from the heart

I remember the first time I “got” the Gospel. It was in a woman’s Bible study group called BSF, or Bible Study Fellowship. For the past 50 years and up until I left four years ago, BSF International has been solid (as far as I knew), offering a full year of weekly studies for men, […]

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Why we “Mark and Avoid”

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Why-we-_Mark-and-Avoid_.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:08 — 23.9MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS There is a growing trend to dismiss the Bible in a world that says, “you can’t believe a book that’s a couple thousand years old,” as Rob Bell has done. Bell recently made these statements and said that the […]

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Rob Bell: We’re moments away from the Church embracing gay marriage

Rob Bell and his wife, Kristen, are making headlines again, this time about gay marriage and the church.  Before we start, just a point to our emergent friends: When it comes to heretical teachers like Bell, we are NOT to “eat the meat and spit out the bones (advice found nowhere in Scripture), but instead […]

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ISIS beheads 21 Christian hostages – White House won’t call them Christians

ISIS has titled their video showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Christians who had been kidnapped in Libya, “A MESSAGE SIGNED WITH BLOOD TO THE NATION OF THE CROSS.” Yet the White House refuses to call the victims Christians. Hmmm. And this after that National Prayer Breakfast debacle in which our president scolded Christians for […]

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The Eyes Have It

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/The-Eyes-Have-It-guest-mary-Danielsen-2-16-15.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:26 — 24.5MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS If you think that no one but conspiracy theorists talk about cyber terrorism and global surveillance, you would be mistaken. In fact, that was the very topic discussed at the World Economic Forum called Davos, where the world’s top minds […]

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