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The Low-Information Evangelical (LIE), Part 2

We have millions of believers who may have been saved decades ago, but are still acting like spiritual infants. They have not grown much, they have not progressed much in their walk with Christ, and their spiritual condition is rather anemic and shallow.
They have not become genuine disciples in other words, and they are still stranded in a spiritual infancy.

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Sharing the Gospel at work?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:36 — 20.3MB) Today we’re asking our listeners this question: Have you ever tried sharing the Hope you have in Jesus Christ with those you work with everyday?  Sharing the Gospel in the workplace is no easy matter in this age of political correctness and workplace guidelines […]

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A Leap in Leadership: Pastor Mike Abendroth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:03 — 20.9MB) When we look at the problems in the world and especially those facing the modern Church, it has never been more important to be a serious student of the Word of God. Today we are looking at this idea in the church that everyone […]

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Got Questions?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:06 — 20.9MB) The Bible tells us in 1 Peter 3:15: “Honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you.” Are you prepared to give a reason for […]

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How God wants us to live

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:03 — 20.9MB) Today we’re covering news, taking your calls and asking this question: How does God really want us to live?  We’re going to share a number of Bible verses about that, such as Matthew 22:37-40, John 15:5, John 14:6, Matthew 7:13-14, and many more. Stand […]

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Christian Radio Station Pulls out of Michael Gungor concert

There has been a lot of discussion about beliefs espoused by Michael Gungor, a musician who will be playing at Power of One, an event hosted and owned by Life Promotions. This event attracts thousands of Christian youth every year with rock music and speakers. Our Board has carefully discussed and prayed about how we should respond to this event.

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Once again the dominionists make it about us rather than Him

This is disgusting to me. And I am about to lose my mind if I see one more conference promising anything other than the eternal Hope we have in Christ. What if my “larger story” isn’t about living to my potential or fulfilling my fleshly dreams for myself, but living for Him, even to the […]

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The leadership lingo of the post-modern church must be reformed

I get the Catalyst newsletters and email alerts, so that I can keep an eye on what the world’s premiere Emergent Church conference series is up to. Because how our next generation of Christians is being trained in this realm is extremely important to me, and I think it should be to you, too. When […]

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The Low-Information Evangelical (LIE), Part 1

  We are told throughout the New Testament to judge, to test, to discern, to assess, to rebuke, to hold one another to account, to make moral distinctions, and to pronounce judgment when and where it is due. ~ Bill Muehlenberg The phrase low-information voter (LIV) was made popular in the mid-1990s.  Although the LIV […]

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Shedding truth for a lie

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:23 — 23.2MB) Today’s program runs the gamut – from Gaza to “Gungor.” Later in the program yet another popular, award-winning Christian artist announces that the Bible is just a collection of stories, and not authoritative. It’s heartbreaking, and it hits close to home as the band […]

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Mike’s Rant: Read the warning label!

  I want to share a short story about just how stupid men can be—and yours truly is today’s character witness. About 17 years ago I had a bit of a fungus problem in my toe nails and I went to the Doctor. He gave me a prescription that he said would kill the fungus […]

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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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Gaza Burns

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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