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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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Two words to help us trust, obey, and adore God.

How reliable is God? How sure are His promises? Does He ever have (or need) a Plan ‘B’? These are important questions to ask. How we answer them will greatly impact our approach to proclaiming the Gospel and applying the Great Commission, particularly in the dark and darkening culture in which our Lord has placed […]

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Where Has Our Nation Gone since 9/11?

Today we look back at 13 years ago, when Muslim terrorists murdered more than 3,000 Americans in the 9/11 attacks. A few thoughts on where we have come since that time: Churches reported an all time high in attendance the Sunday after 9/11. The following week saw attendance revert back below where it was before […]

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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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Even Satan believes the Apostle’s Creed

One of the biggest challenges we face as Christians these days is this: Which issues of our faith can we have respectful disagreements on and which should cause a break in fellowship? This is an issue that I think begs a lot of prayer and thought. There certainly is Biblical precedent and teaching to break […]

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Weaponized “Love”: The perversion of Christian love into a weapon of Christian persecution

Ever been called a big, bad meanie for sharing Truth publicly? Ever been called disruptive, divisive, unkind or unloving for taking a clear, public stand on a culturally controversial issue that’s addressed in detail within the pages of Scripture? Have you ever been pressured to be silent after speaking up in such a manner? Have you ever been persecuted […]

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UPDATED! prayer request for Caryl Matrisciana

UPDATE 9-12-14  Caryl has been released from the hospital, and will stay in Wisconsin as she heals enough to be able to fly home to California in a few weeks. UPDATE 9-12-14  Caryl has made remarkable improvement! Yesterday she was able to walk, which will help her recovery mightily. The swelling has gone down considerably, […]

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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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When “sheep” bite

This letter was sent to us today by an elder who asked to remain anonymous. It is reprinted with permission: Dear Mike and Amy, I was listening with great interest to your August 28th podcast regarding spiritual abuse in Churches. I would like to offer a perspective from the point of view of an elder […]

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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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The Prosperity Priestess and the Pied Pieper of IHOP

More and more professing Christians are uniting with wolves in sheep’s clothing. Likewise, wolves and wolverines are joining forces with wolves from different wolf packs. The pack is growing. It’s getting stronger — and they’re cunning! False teachers now play a major role in the Christian community.

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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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Musician Gungor hires PR Agency to handle controversy

Lots of Christian celebrities are hiring public relations agencies these days, especially in times of trouble. Mark Driscoll did, Rick Warren did, and now Dove-award winning singer Michael Gungor has too. In fact Gungor has contracted with Frederick & Associates – the same company Saddleback Church has used – to “help with press” he is […]

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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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Where Liberal Christianity leads: “Jesus probably never existed”

There is a lot of talk these days about the truth of Scripture and how the Emergent Church movement has made pockmarks in the faiths of a whole generation. They deny Genesis and the creation account. They tell us that truth is really different for each of us. They tell us that doctrine and truth […]

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“We Are Not ABANDONED” The Culture Which Gave Rise to Mark Driscoll

Driscoll’s vast influence has impacted evangelicals all over the globe, and his subsequent misbehaviors that have come to public knowledge this past year are also far-reaching. In other words, there is considerable collateral damage and all of us are feeling its effects.

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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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Christian Singer Michael Gungor Makes More Outrageous Claims

Not only does Michael Gungor deny the historical accuracy of the creation and Flood accounts—but he believes Jesus Christ was probably wrong, too! Or worse yet, that Christ might have just lied to the Jews about it. This is a sad place for a professing Christian to be in.

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