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Why separating youth into groups might be the problem

If you are looking for a full-length feature film to watch this weekend, I’ve included it below. It’s called “DIVIDED,” and it features folks like Ken Ham and Pastor Voddie Baucham. Note to pastors, and in particular youth pastors: I shared this video today and it really touched a nerve with parents, grandparents and students. […]

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Study: Youth Groups Driving Christian Teens to Abandon Faith

The following was originally published at Charisma Magazine: A new study might reveal why a majority of Christian teens abandon their faith upon high school graduation. Some time ago, Christian pollster George Barna documented that 61 percent of today’s 20-somethings who had been churched at one point during their teen years are now spiritually disengaged. […]

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To divide, or not to.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:02 — 20.8MB) Today we asked our listeners, what issues divide Christians that shouldn’t? What issues are worth dividing over? We also posed that question to our guest today,  No Compromise Radio‘s Mike Abendroth, to get a pastor’s perspective.   Pastor Abendroth serves as pastor of Bethlehem Bible […]

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Sun Bible!

“Pay no attention to the signs, folks”

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:37 — 21.1MB) If your church doesn’t talk much or at all about Bible prophecy, why not? Did you know that a third of your Bible is full of prophecy? Some has been fulfilled, and some is yet to be. But we can be sure of one […]

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Money, storehouses and faith

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:58 — 20.8MB) We had an interesting conversation on Facebook a few weeks ago on whether Christians should stockpile food for hard times.  We had so many great comments with Bible verses on each side, that we thought we’d link up that discussion (you don’t have to […]

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A Clown.

Clowning around with Christ?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:41 — 21.1MB) The Bible has a lot to say about scoffers and mockers in the last days. Later  you’ll hear about a new re-imagined “bible” titled “God is Disappointed In You,” which mocks God and Christians.  Also news of a new cable  television program called “Black Jesus” […]

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Rob Bell is back, rethinking the Bible

“A growing numbers are asking whether their reading has become too rigid, too simplistic and too alienating.” That’s the intro to a new Orange County Register article titled: Rethinking the Bible: A reassessment among some evangelicals. Here is an excerpt: What is the Bible? It’s a straightforward question. But for Christians these days, it turns out […]

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Love, Hate, & Disturbing verbiage from the White House

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:07 — 20.9MB)   Today we’re covering what seems to be a landscape of opposites: Truth vs. relativism; freedom or persecution; Love or hate. And what about grace? If grace is the most misunderstood teaching of the Bible, the love of God might be a close runner […]

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Is God preparing the World for the Return of Jesus Christ?

Fewer and fewer churches seem interested or willing to teach Biblical prophecy—even though about 30% of the Bible deals with prophecy. There are a couple possible reasons for this: Pastors may be ignorant of the prophetic Word because they were never taught it They may not think it is important They may prefer their people […]

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‘Christianity is Abhorrent’: More Atheistic Materials to be Distributed in Public Schools

Via Christian New Network: ORLANDO – A federal judge has given a secular organization the green light to distribute more atheistic and anti-Christian materials to Florida public school students, in spite of the materials’ graphic content and offensive language. As previously reported, the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) learned last year that a Christian ministry had […]

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Liberals Change Word Meanings With Intent To Deceive

  Almost anything is possible if one has the power to change the definition of words. Take for example the word truth. Once upon a time truth had a clear concise meaning.  Merriam-Webster’s dictionary (M-WD) defines truth as “the body of true statements and propositions. Truth is the ‘state of being the case.’”  In other […]

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Church builds 12-lane bowling ally, opens for tours

This story hit the secular and religious newswires yesterday. As I scrolled through the slide show of the bowling alley, coffee shop, video arcade and giant bridge in this multi-domed, multi-million dollar expansion, a couple of things come to mind. First, the glaring omission of Jesus, the Gospel, the Bible, etc., in all of the […]

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Why do Gospel-believing Christians reject the Gospel?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:47 — 20.7MB)   Yes, the title of this post is a strange conundrum. Let me explain.  One of the many foundations in Scripture we stand firm on is the historicity of Adam in the Book of Genesis. Jesus spoke of him as a real person – […]

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True to His Word

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:15 — 21.3MB) There may be no perfect Church, as they say… but there is a perfect Saviour and there is a perfect Bible and any “Church” not devoted to Him and It do not belong to Christ.Today we looked at several headlines and answered questions from […]

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Out of the dark: Equipping the saints takes commitment to His Word

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:54 — 21.2MB) As the days grow darker in the ever-compromising post-Modern church, we need to discern right from almost right. Today we’re talking with No Compromise Radio‘s Pastor Mike Abendroth about equipping the saints to stand firm in their faith! Plus a look at who is speaking on […]

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Cowardly Christian Entertainers

During an interview with The Independent last year, country western star Carrie Underwood, a professing Christian, got the media’s full attention when she decided to come out in support of gay “marriage.”  “As a married person myself,” she chirped, “I don’t know what it’s like to be told I can’t marry somebody I love, and […]

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Are we beyond revival?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:12 — 20.9MB) The Bible teaches in Revelation that there will be at least one more revival. That revival will happen after the Antichrist proclaims himself to be God. Today we ask, have we strayed so far in the world and in the visible church that we’re […]

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“Our future is questionable at best…”

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:08 — 20.9MB) …At least the future many were hoping for.  Bible believing Christians have been seeing our future change for a long time now, of course. But the rest of the world – and sadly some professed Christians, want to bury their heads in the sand […]

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Two Maleficent Movie Reviews: helping young hearts find sympathy for the Devil?

The Disney narrator tells us: “The story is not quite what you were told.”  And that could not be more true, or more concerning. And if you detest movie spoilers, too bad. I am about to spoil the ending. And I hope you thank us for it. I hope you at least understand why: As children, […]

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Letter about Meridian Energy Therapies: When does natural healing cross the line?

. I received this letter today from a woman asking about natural healing, and a practice her pastor uses called Meridian Energy Therapies: . Dear Stand Up For The Truth, I’m looking for biblical answers to a complicated topic. My question is, when does natural healing cross the line?  My pastor and his wife are both […]

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