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"Jesus was not polite to false teachers"

Jesus had a lot to say about false teachers and false teachings in His day. He wasn’t mean or belittling, but His words were firm–a sword of Truth. Here’s an interesting article from the Apprising Ministries blog about how Jesus confronted false teachers in His love: Jesus was not polite to false teachers By Ken […]

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Spiritual strongholds – the Biblical view

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) The Bible talks about everyday people who experienced spiritual warfare. Do you believe this happens today? Are we sometimes too quick to blame Satan when we sin, or is there really an attack of the enemy going on?. Today we go to the Word of God and […]

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Question: Does a candidate's faith matter?

Some Christians believe that all candidates they vote for must be born again. Others say they’d vote for candidates who stand firm on issues that affect our faith, regardless of the candidate’s religion. What do you think? Should faith matter in presidential elections and other areas of political leadership?

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How Jesus heals today

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.7MB) The centurion, the bleeding woman, the blind men, lepers and Lazerous; does Christ’s miraculous healing still happen in the world today? Today we’re sharing the amazing testimony of Alexis Sauter, a local young woman who will share how God is healing bodies and touching hearts in Tanzania. […]

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Resistance will come

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.9MB) So many issues are facing our churches today, and we’re called to not only point people to Jesus but be on the watch for teachings that would lead His people away from the Truth of who He is.   When you stand up for Christian principles adversity […]

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Choose This Day Whom You Will Serve

I believe it was Edmund Burke who said “All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing”. Well yesterday in hundreds of Christian churches across the nation, pastors placed Korans next to Bibles and many read from the Koran as part of their so called “worship service”.    I am […]

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Truth or Consequences

This Sunday, hundreds of “christian” churches will have Korans in their pews and many pastors will read from the Koran as part of their church service.  All in the name of “unity”. I wonder how many Mosques will allow the Bible, the absolute truth of God’s Word, to be read on Sunday?  Sadly, probably none.  […]

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Christian Issues and Rabbit Trails

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) What’s on your mind? Today we’ve gathered your topic requests and we’re going to take a few rabbit trails into news and issues like Chrislam, apathy in the Church, economic fear and how we as Christians should handle it, being biblically seeker friendly and defining heresy and […]

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Drawing a Line on Heresy

First, a huge thank you to all of you who write and call with encouragement for the topics we discuss on Stand Up For the Truth.  Virtually everywhere we go, people are coming up and telling us how much they enjoy the show and how it is helping them discern in these challenging times.  Around […]

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When To Say "Not On My Watch!"

We are called by Jesus to be light and salt to the world.  Yet we are told to not be of the world.  Jesus went to Matthew’s house for dinner, knowing thieves and prostitutes would be there.   In 1 Corinthians 9:22, Paul says “…I have become all things to all men so that by all […]

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The Need For Apologetics

A very interesting discussion has been taking place at stand up for the truth dot com and on our facebook regarding the role of apologetics in our Christian faith.  Some think it is crucial we be excellent apologetics for our faith while others basically think it is meaningless, because it is casting pearls before swine.  […]

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Sharing Jesus: What's in your message?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (12.1MB) Family, friends, neighbors, colleagues and strangers; they have questions about Christianity, and you want to share the reason for the hope that you have in Jesus. How do you share your faith and defend your beliefs with the different people in your life?  Our special guest Robert […]

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Apologetics: Playing it safe isn't working

Biblical apologetics, giving a defense and explanation of our Christian faith, seems to be a dying art these days.  A common argument from some Christians is “God doesn’t need me to defend Him.”  No, but God does want us to explain our faith so that others may come to know Him as the one true […]

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Agenda-driven Church?

As a Christian and disciple of Jesus Christ, I really want to believe the best about people.  I want to take people at their word and not be skeptical about lining up what they say and how they behave.  But these days, some skepticism is not only healthy—it is also crucial in discerning true believers […]

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Unity around what?

The situation between Dr. Jack Van Impe and Trinity Broadcast Network is fascinating, yet very sad.  While it is unfortunate when Christian ministries have to part ways in disagreement, it is something we might just have to get used to. Van Impe believes Pastors like Rick Warren and Robert Schuller are promoting Chrislam and in […]

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Jack Van Impe ministry abandons TBN over Chrislam

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) From World Net Daily: A Christian ministry’s decision to expose as “false teachers” several celebrity ministers it believes are corrupting biblical teachings has prompted a rift, with Jack Van Impe Ministries dropping plans to work in the future with Trinity Broadcasting Network, where it has broadcast for […]

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What's the big deal about Rick Warren's alliances?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Today we’re talking about some of the controversial issues around America’s pastor, Pastor Rick Warren, and the growing concerns some people have. Over the past few months those concerns from pastors and Christian leaders around the nation have been crescendoing. Are those concerns valid? Download this podcast! […]

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Focusing the scope: a gut check

We love hearing feedback about the show, not because we want to be affirmed – although that is nice – but because we want to improve the show and make sure we are abiding by the vision and scope.   The format of the show is this: We share news and topics that affect our […]

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How "Replacement Theology" is changing the world

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Some Christian groups preach that the Church has replaced Israel as God’s chosen people. But Replacement Theology could not be further from what God’s Word actually says. Don’t miss our special guest Laurie Cardoza Moore, founder of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations(PJTN), a ministry forged to educate Christian […]

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Rejoice In Our Suffering

Hey, I admit it—we cover some news on this show that can get downright depressing sometimes.  Our country turning its back on God more each day; political leaders who seem to lack any principles or good judgment; so-called Christians looking to blend Islam and Christianity.  It could be easy to get down and depressed about […]

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