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Nerf sharpens Nerf?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Nerf-sharpens-Nerf_.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:55 — 24.7MB) Today we’re talking about contending for the faith. But faith in what? And are we using a Nerf Sword rather than the sword of the Spirit? A little later we’ll cover an  open letter to pastors about why people are really leaving church. […]

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Time Magazine: Inside the Evangelical Fight Over Gay Marriage

The “Reformation Project,” an LGBTQ advocacy group dedicated to making all churches gay affirming and accepting, is getting a huge spread in Time magazine this month. The project’s founder, Matthew Vines, is trumpeting the article as proof that his work is making inroads into the hearts and minds of Christians who once held firm to […]

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“Ask Caryl”

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Ask-Cary_-with-Caryl-Matrisciana-1-19-15.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:33 — 24.5MB) What questions do you have about this emerging new “Christianity” that has blasted into the modern church full throttle? This 5-hour DVD is a must-watch. If you have the means, order a couple and share with those who’ve been caught up in extra-Biblical […]

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Yoga Is Official – United Nations Adopts International Yoga Day

(Note: See also, Yoga is anything but “harmless stretching, and My response to “Holy” Yoga.) The United Nations declared June 21st as International Yoga Day, just three months after India’s newly-elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi used some of his valuable minutes during his address to the U.N. General Assembly to introduce it. With an unprecedented 177 countries […]

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On contending, confessing and compromise

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/On-contending-confessing-and-compromise.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:30 — 24.5MB) When people die in their rebellion against God, the Bible is very clear about their fate. But while it is still today, do we care enough to roll up our sleeves and content for the faith – even when the unbelievers are hateful […]

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College-proofing your student

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/College-proofing-your-student-guest-Jay-Seegert-1-12-15.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:18 — 24.4MB) We’ve heard the heartbreaking stories from parents who send their student – faith intact – off to University, only to see those young adults come home with a very different world view that reinvents Jesus, or even brushes Him aside. A huge percentage […]

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Jesus Called Them Commandments, Mr. Noble

Perry Noble, pastor at South Carolina’s NewSpring Church, the largest Southern Baptist church in America (32,000 people during weekend services at multiple campuses across the state), is in trouble.  On Christmas Eve, Noble claimed that God spoke to him directly and commanded him to tell his congregation that the Ten Commandments aren’t commandments at all. […]

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New Age pandemic in the Church

Profanity, pornography, filthy programs on TV and on movie screens are occurrences we live with on a daily basis.  Most of us find it vulgar and offensive.  Our children are watching.  We want Hollywood to stop polluting our culture. On the other hand, the New Age movement (NAM) with its Eastern-influenced moral relativistic metaphysical thought […]

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Is America in Serious Decline? What Should Christians Do About it?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Is-America-in-Serious-Decline_-What-Should-Christians-Do-About-it_.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:03 — 24.3MB) Six years ago Barack Obama became President of the United States and he promised to fundamentally transform the United States of America. Now regardless of what you think of the President’s policies, you cannot argue that he has been successful in his promise […]

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Sharing truth and holding opinions lightly

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Sharing-truth-and-holding-opinions-lightly.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:01 — 24.7MB) As the famous 1980s theologians 38 Special sang, “Hold on loosely, but don’t let go.” It’s not easy sharing the Truth of God’s Word in a world that doesn’t want to hear it. It’s even harder sharing truth with those who have a […]

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Gender Chaos: The Insanity (and Impossibility) of “Sex Change”

One of the more, um, flamboyant manifestations of the wrath of God pouring out upon a proud, unrepentant America, is our culture’s embrace of an “anything goes” approach to sexuality, which has metastasized into an anything goes attitude on the very concept of gender itself. We see it everywhere – in Starbucks commercials, Apple ads, […]

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Painful lessons for the church, part II

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Painful-lessons-for-the-church-Part-II-guest-Pastor-Chris-Quintana-12-12-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:24 — 23.5MB) Today we are continuing a conversation about The Painful Lessons of Mars Hill. What can we learn from the collapse of Mark Driscoll’s church? It is a cautionary tale that is coming into many churches through policies that are nowhere found in Scripture. […]

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Painful lessons for states and churches

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Painful-lessons-for-states-and-churches-guest-Julaine-Appling-12-11-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:53 — 23.8MB) “Gender is not assigned at birth, it is recognized at birth,” says our guest today.  School boards in state after state in our union are making decisions about transgender policies that are based on a lie: That we can choose whichever gender we […]

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Pickin’-and-choosin

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Pickin-and-Choosin-guest-Pastor-Mike-Abendroth-12-10-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:18 — 24.9MB) Pickin-and-choosin? There are a lot of things in Scripture that Christians don’t take seriously anymore. There are promises to Israel that aren’t for Christians, but we’re talking about some attributes of God from the Old Testament that describe who He is eternally. Do […]

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Biblical Illiteracy and the pulpit

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Biblical-Illiteracy-and-the-pulpit-guest-Jay-Seegert-12-5-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:07 — 23.9MB) One sad fact we continue to share on Stand Up For The Truth is that an increasing number of professing Christians admit they rarely if ever read the Word of God. The “biblical illiteracy” that is rampant within the visible church is beginning […]

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National Homosexual Activist Organization Targets Christians in Latest Campaign

By Garrett Haley MISSISSIPPI – A homosexual activist organization whose co-founder was recently jailed for sex abuse charges has launched an aggressive campaign to convert Christians to the same-sex ‘marriage’ cause. The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) describes itself as a “civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans.” With […]

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Joyce Meyer cancels IHOP’s “OneThing” appearance New Year’s Eve

It appears Joyce Meyer has cancelled her speaking event for the New Year’s Eve gala at International House of Prayer (IHOP)’s OneThing event. She had been scheduled to be the keynote speaker for One Thing. Says IHOP’s organizers: Joyce Meyer, who was scheduled to be with us at Onething 2014, has had to cancel speaking […]

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The price of contending

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/The-price-of-contending-shortened-sorry-guest-Scott-Alan-Buss-11-18-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:06 — 55.1MB) Often believers are told they are intolerant, unloving and narrow-minded for not going with the flow of an ever-changing culture. Many Bible believing Christians are dismayed by the way they are being rejected by not just the world, but their friends, family members […]

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Simon and Jude martyred; ms. circa 1455.

Jude, Peter, and why watchmen can’t be ignored

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Jude-Peter-and-why-watchmen-cant-be-ignored-guest-Dave-Wager-11-17-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:40 — 71.0MB) Simon and Jude martyred; ms. circa 1455. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Did you know that Jude is the only book given entirely to the great apostasy?  The Book of Jude is only one chapter with 24 verses. It may be the shortest book of […]

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Changing “Jesus Calling”—Damage Control for a False Christ

There has been an interesting – and concerning – development these past few months about the wildly popular Jesus Calling book by Sarah Young: The new 10th Anniversary Edition just published has been stripped and edited to remove or alter those pesky New Age elements, the alarming statements made by the author’s “Jesus.” and the […]

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