Tag Archives: Body of Christ

Has our post-modern culture created cults?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:33 — 20.7MB)   We’ve documented just a few of the heartbreaking headlines and personal letters we’ve received about what happens to Christian sheep who don’t fit the “Mission and Values” of a new church paradigm. It’s a very sensitive subject, and anytime we broach the subject […]

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“I’m sorry this has hurt you.” Gungor pulls out of Power of One

Bob Lenz, president of Life Promotions has announced that artist Michael Gungor has pulled out of the event, Power of One, a Christian youth training event in which the band Gungor was scheduled to perform October 8. Here is an excerpt from the statement posted on the Power of One site: I received word from […]

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Hate and need

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:17 — 22.6MB) As things in the Gaza Strip heat up, several things are clear: The hatred for Israel is driving this nearly 4-week war The need for a Savior in Christ has never been more evident Time is short Today we’re talking with our special guest […]

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Heartbreak and Hope

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:40 — 21.1MB) As we see the ways of men being lifted up in their churches and God being diminished, our tendency as contenders for the faith is to be angry and forget that some of these celebrities were once serving God mightily. But the great deception […]

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Is the Church Listing to the Left?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:54 — 20.8MB) As the Body of Christ, do we understand the immediate and dire situation that the remnant faces in the church? Are we listening to the classical stringed quartet playing soothing lullabies on the promenade deck, while the ship is listing to the left? Or […]

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Compromise or contention?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:50 — 20.4MB) When churches and faith-based organizations decide to allow compromise into their fold – whether it be condoning unrepentant sin, or linking hands with other religions or leaders of man-centered unbiblical movements, what are congregants, members, sponsors and supporters to do? Many of you have […]

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Fellowship: A “filler” or a feast?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:04 — 20.9MB) Today we’re taking a little poll on fellowship and communion in the church: is it a “filler” or a feast?  How often does your church celebrate communion? What would your preference be? We’ll share your comments in the 2nd segment today. One of the issues […]

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Leadership and the Kingdom – man’s way?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:35 — 21.1MB) Today we are tackling something most pastors, elders and teachers need to consider: Leadership and the Kingdom of God. There are many different approaches. Church Growth, Bringing world leaders together to influence the church, getting more seats in chairs. Is this man’s kingdom or […]

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A global “unity of the spirit,” sans Jesus

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:47 — 20.7MB) Today we’ve got several rather disturbing news stories to share from the United Nations, the FDA and public education that point to a growing push for a global peace plan. Up first, we’re checking in with a man who knows full well what happens […]

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So goes Europe, so goes the Church?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:58 — 11.7MB) Many people believe that Christianity in European countries is often a “preview” of what will be coming to America. We certainly saw the roots of post-modernity, which eventually spawned the Emergent Church movement, birthed in seminary teachings in Germany more than 60 years ago. […]

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Life’s fleeting nature and our trust in Him

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:26 — 21.0MB) Life is pretty precarious, is it not?  This video is going viral, and it is a metaphor for how precious and fleeting life on this earth can be! Are we looking at our lives here with an eternal perspective? We are talking about that […]

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Your mission field to lukewarm Christians

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:40 — 20.7MB) Yes, the mission field in the world is filled with those who don’t know Jesus and have never read a Bible.  Do you know that this describes many lukewarm Christians as well? How do we reach them with the truth? Joining us today is […]

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Easy Believism: What is the cure?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:48 — 20.8MB) We are only a heartbeat away from eternity. Are we saved? Is the visible church sugar-coating the Gospel without ensuring that the sheep have been convicted of their sins and regenerated by the Holy Spirit? Subscribe (RSS | iTunes) We are 100% Listener supported. […]

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What has changed?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:30 — 11.8MB) As we remember the impact of the 9-11-2001 attack and those who perished, we’re asking: How has that event impacted Christianity in this nation these past 12 years? How has it impacted your own journey of faith in Jesus? We’ll share your comments throughout […]

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The Original Intent of the Church?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:41 — 11.8MB) What did Jesus intend the Church to be, and how are we to be that church in the midst of the change agents and movements that have taken us off the original intent? Today we’re talking about some of the trends in leadership to […]

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Reaching the world with the Gospel

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:46 — 11.9MB) If you’ve ever wished you could get a little help to begin to introduce the Gospel to: Muslims Mormons New Age believers Jehovah’s Witnesses “Luke Warm” Christians Friends & Family In the Workplace Our Children and Youth Subscribe (RSS | iTunes) We are 100% […]

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The great Islamic deception

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:25 — 12.0MB) Today we’re seeing some interesting headlines about Christians and Muslims coming together. You’re going to hear about a Texas mega-church leader partnering with the Muslim Brotherhood and hosting an interfaith event called Global Faith Forum. We’re also going to tell you about an 80-year-old […]

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No Truth Without Love, No Love Without Truth: The Church’s Great Challenge

I’m sharing a great article published today by Dr. Albert Mohler The church’s engagement with the culture involves a host of issues, controversies, and decisions–but no issue defines our current cultural crisis as clearly as homosexuality. Some churches and denominations have capitulated to the demands of the homosexual rights movement, and now accept homosexuality as […]

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Leadership and the downside of the "Missional" movement

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:20 — 12.2MB) Today we are taking our temperature in the Church. Where is the majority of leadership in the Church from o – 10? Consider: We’ve gone from fact-based doctrine to feeling-based experiences. We’re teaching people how to “hear God’s voice” through direct revelation rather than […]

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Clarity or confusion? Leaders have a choice to make

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:47 — 12.3MB) Today we are challenging Christians everywhere to understand how the enemy has used confusion to muddy the waters of faith. Remember when the Emergent Church decided to ask questions instead of clarify doctrine, or have conversations about what the Bible means to you rather […]

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