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Evangelical Disaster

Today we’re reading a very important statement from our Board of Directors about why we’re pulling out of a local Christian event that we have long sponsored. Plus our guest Jake Jacobs will be here to talk about how Postmodernism has shredded Truth in the evangelical church, but God’s Word is flourishing in the remnant […]

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How Wisconsin's war on liberty is shaping America's Church

Thanking first God for His abundant grace, and for his family, faith and freedom, a political battle came to an end two nights ago in Wisconsin for the first governor to ever survive a recall election. And while we don’t get overly political on Stand Up For The Truth, we do talk about what effect […]

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A World, and a Church in Chaos

Today’s news headlines are pointing to a world in utter chaos.  As governments collide and people rise up to challenge the status quo, where does the Church stand in all of this? Are we losing our focus on making disciples, or are we letting the world shape the Church? Today we’re examining the similarities between […]

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Biblical Christmas? What our history tells us about the holidays

Biblical Christmas? What our history tells us about the holidays

From the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah to the Christian celebration of Christ’s birth, December is the season we say Happy Holidays–at least in the politically-correct realm that is our modern society. A lot of you have commented on our Kids, Jesus and Santa: Do you tell the truth? story, and most parents are split down […]

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Thanksgiving: our American Christian Heritage

Thanksgiving: our American Christian Heritage

This week kicks off the official holiday season and the start of winter. We think Thanksgiving isn’t just a great American holiday, it’s a Christian holiday! President George Washington issued the first Presidential proclamation of a National Thanksgiving Day on November 26, 1789, to thank God for the new nation, and a few of his successors followed […]

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Socialism 101: A government school agenda?

  Your children and grandchildren aren’t getting the same education you and I did a few decades ago. Many parents in our nation are waking up to the fact that Marxism and Humanism are becoming the predominant philosophies of America’s education establishment. Our next generation is getting a one-sided worldview of sex education, political correctness, […]

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Why historical context is important

Do you ever wish you could go back to Jesus’ day and find out what was happening in the culture and the faith of those who heard His words? Today’s guest is Dr. Jake Jacobs, a teacher and speaker who has a unique perspective on the historical context of  the Scripture you are reading! Dr. […]

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Opting Out of the NEA

How difficult is it for teachers who try to opt out of their union? That’s exactly what today’s guest has been doing for years! Dr. Jake Jacobs teaches U.S. History at Winneconne High School and Lakeland College in Wisconsin, and will share his insights on what his job is like from outside the National Education […]

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