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Gay Christians: Now Becoming the Norm?

A lot of Christians – especially in leadership – are changing their minds about homosexuality being listed among the sins God hates. What has changed? Are there really gay Christians? And if so, we really don’t need to evangelize or share truth with them, do we? The following is posted by Dr. Terry Mortenson on […]

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The Gay-Affirming Church: Witnessing to a New Breed of False Converts

Recently we shared that a pastor of GracePointe Church, who leads the megachurch congregation that country star Carrie Underwood attends, announced from the pulpit that not only can practicing homosexuals be members, but those in sexual sin can now fully serve in his church and will be allowed to “marry” at the facility. In his […]

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Texas Islamic Tribunal Dispenses Shariah Law

Islamic Tribunal Confirmed in Texas; Attorney Claims “It’s Voluntary”, reports Bob Price over at Breitbart News: An Islamic Tribunal using Sharia law in Texas has been confirmed by Breitbart Texas. The tribunal is operating as a non-profit organization in Dallas. One of the attorneys for the tribunal said participation and acceptance of the tribunal’s decisions […]

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L.A.’s Gay Men’s Chorus to visit Appleton, Kaukauna, Menasha and Neenah high schools

I checked my mail again. Nope. No word from my daughter’s local high school about this. Nothing on the website either. But my friend Dave clipped it out of the Appleton Post Crescent Newspaper. A traveling production of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles (GMCLA), will be visiting Appleton East, Appleton North, Appleton West, Kaukauna, Menasha […]

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Letter: “My husband and I rocked the boat”

Letter from one of our listeners. Have you been there? What encouragement or advice would you give this sister in Christ? Dear Stand Up for the Truth,Today, I am sad.It is Sunday morning, and instead of being in church- teaching my Sunday school class, hushing my children during the sermon, and supporting my husband, the […]

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Nashville Evangelical Church Comes Out For Marriage Equality

Amidst cautious applause, a Tennesee church has become one of the first evangelical megachurches in the country to openly stand for full equality and inclusion of the LGBTQ community, along with EastLake Community Church near Seattle. GracePointe is located in Franklin, Tenn., twenty minutes south of Nashville and in the heart of the country’s contemporary […]

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“Jesus was really saying is this: “I am the way,” as in, ‘I know the way.'”

When you deny Jesus Christ as God, and you have an influential public platform influencing tens of thousands globally, there’s a name for that. Before we dive into this story, you need to know the truth about what God said about Antichrists: Warnings Against Denying the Son   1 John 2:18-23 Dear children, this is the […]

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A.D.: Will your church be buying the Roma Downey sermon kit?

As NBC prepares to launch a new miniseries, “A.D.”, churches are being marketed to.  Hard. It’ll be an easy sell for many, as this series is very entertaining and visually beautiful. “Millions will be watching, including people in Your Church,” advertises uber-popular Outreach.com, urging pastors to “plan a 12 week series starting Easter Sunday, April […]

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Co-Founder of Newsboys: “Now I’m an Atheist”

Newsboys is a group loved by millions around the globe. A guest post by George Perdikis over at the Patheos website (via “The Friendly Atheist” column), proudly proclaims he has lost his faith, and tells the story: I Co-Founded One of the Most Popular Christian Rock Bands Ever… and I’m Now An Atheist In 1985, […]

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Rob Bell promotes “Mother God” and “apophatic meditation” in new “Liturgists” show

In addition to (or perhaps because of) his new The Rob Bell Show on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN channel, Rob Bell has been busy with his ZIMZUM of Love book promotions and now his new The Liturgists program, a podcast he has quietly launched with a dozen or so other theological partners who “do not actively […]

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United: What’s the big deal?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/United-Whats-the-big-deal_-guest-Pastor-Chris-Quintana-1-21-15.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:04 — 23.8MB) We all want to share the light of Christ in a dark world. But these days, is there a line you draw when deciding whom you partner with to do it? And if so, where is it? We’d all like pastors and Christian […]

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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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A false revival is coming. Do you hear laughter?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/A-false-revival-is-coming.-Do-you-hear-laughter_.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:02 — 23.8MB) Today in the modern church a big storm is brewing, and with it we’re seeing: More direct revelation and extra-biblical experiences More signs and wonders/mysticism More merging and melding of religions and movements More entertainment-driven services More New Age conferences blending with “Christian” […]

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False Revival Coming? Part 1: HOLY LAUGHTER OR STRONG DELUSION

The following pamphlet is a new;y released pamphlet by Lighthouse Trails Publishing, written by Warren B. Smith, and reposted here with permission from both. You may order these booklets for $1.95 each from Lighthouse Trails by clicking this link. Lighthouse Trails Editors Note: Today there is much talk in the church about revival. Some leaders, […]

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Be Skeptical of Dr. Oz’s Remedies and Rick Warren’s “Plans”

Dr. Mehmet Oz, who is a renowned cardiothoracic surgeon, author and host of a successful TV show, has involved himself in some, um, questionable cures for what ails you.   According to a Fox News report, a recent study showed that “Half of Dr. Oz’s health advice is bad.” Die-hard Oz fans will more than likely […]

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Spiritual Formation: An interview with Dr. Gary Gilley

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Spiritual-Formation_-An-interview-with-Dr.-Gary-Gilley.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:27 — 23.6MB) Today we are going to cover a topic that is often highly charged, and may be challenging for some of you. And there is a good chance that most of us have been affected in some way by it. We’re talking about Spiritual […]

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Boy who “came back from heaven” recants story, rebukes Christian retailers

Is the Bible enough? Is it sufficient?  There are a lot of books on the market lately that appear to be personal testimonies of people who have actually visited heaven. The problem is, these experiences are outside of what Scripture tells us about heaven, and there is no way to validate them. But Christians have […]

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New Policy Forces Homeschooled Kids to Justify Their Religious Beliefs

UPDATE: HUGE OUTCRY FORCES SCHOOL BOARD TO SCRAP NEW POLICY Parents who learned of this unbelievable requirement rose up in Virginia to put a stop to the insanity. For now. But remember: The government – and the enemy – hate the thought of parents raising up their children in the way they should go: Virginia […]

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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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