Tag Archives: Middle East

Don’t need no church…

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:04 — 20.5MB) Did you know: The nation and nature of Turkey is changing rapidly, and in just a moment we will have our guest on tell us more about what is shifting, and also why Christians are being seduced by “interfaith” movement with Muslims. A little […]

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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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How safe do you feel?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:50 — 20.8MB) Would you rather be safe, or sound? You may someday need to make that choice. We know that things are heating up in the Middle East in places like Syria and Egypt. But with increasing headlines about the U.S. Muslim Brotherhood, and now a […]

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Cross & Clouds

A Look Back–A Look Ahead

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:34 — 20.7MB) Thursday on Stand Up For the Truth we take a look back at 2013 and forward to 2014, asking you to chime in on what you saw take place in 2013 that either encouraged or discouraged you—and what your major concerns are as we […]

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Why world threats are a big deal

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:54 — 20.8MB) Today on the program: There are lots of news stories that are breaking and we want to update you on the headlines that you don’t hear in mainstream media.  In our first segment we are going to share the insider news that you won’t […]

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A darkness sweeping

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:57 — 11.9MB) Today,we’re checking in with national security expert Ryan Mauro about the latest in the Middle East.  Ryan is founder of The Clarion Project.org, WorldThreats.com, and RadicalIslam.org. and an intelligence analyst with the Asymmetric Warfare and Intelligence Center. Ryan has done extensive research for the Reform Party of Syria, a group dedicated […]

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Syria, Russia, Israel and America: Next moves?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:28 — 11.8MB) Did you know that last week a poll showed most Americans were 12 times more interested in Miley Cyrus than Syria?  Well, many are starting to wake up to the fact that we are in perilous times with the dire situation in the Middle […]

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The time of testing

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:47 — 11.9MB) Today we’re looking at some mindblowing headlines about where we’re heading in the world regarding the Middle East, the global geopolitical landscape, the world economy, and the New Spirituality changing the visible church. We’ll dive into those and get your input, plus in our […]

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Sunni vs. Shiite: Why Christians should be very concerned

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:51 — 11.9MB) There is a war going on between the Sunni and the Shiite Muslims, “brother against brother.” Just this morning in Egypt, a deadly shooting at the site of a sit-in by Muslim Brotherhood supporters in Cairo, demanding the reinstatement of ousted President Mohamed Morsi, […]

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Doctrine or Love? The false choice

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:32 — 11.8MB) More and more, the re-emerging Emergent movement is de-emphasizing knowing God’s Word. It began more than a decade ago when the Post-Modern era began questioning absolute truth and the inerrancy of Scripture, in favor of experience and the idea that Jesus is just about […]

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Less secure, but more sure

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:18 — 12.2MB) It appears that we are in the midst of increasing worldwide conflict. With wars, rumors of wars, terrorist threats and our safety decreasing, we know that the world is less safe. And Christians are increasingly becoming targets around the globe. Today we have to […]

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Our uncertain, unsafe world

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:01 — 12.1MB) Is our daily lifestyle of home, family and security just an illusion? Later in the program, an American pastor being held in an Iranian prison has been told to renounce his faith in Jesus Christ, and today there is word that he is being […]

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Remembering the holocaust

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:39 — 11.8MB) Did you know that evangelical Christians are so extreme, we are now being profiled by our own military? Yes, the Army is now warning that Christians are the No. 1 extremist threat to America – ahead of groups like the Muslim Brotherhood, KKK, Nation […]

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What in the world…

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:20 — 12.0MB) Should Christians hope for world peace? We know in our Bible Jesus spoke of wars and rumors of war in the last days, and we also know there will be a false peace on earth. What is happening in our world today? On Monday, […]

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Finding God in the details

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:58 — 12.1MB) On this day after the Superbowl, a lot of armchair quarterbacks are weighing in on the game. An interesting survey last week reveals that a lot of the fans believe that God controlled the outcome of the Superbowl game. If that’s true, did He […]

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Church at home: Why the "House Church Movement" is growing

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:15 — 12.0MB) Today we are going to look at an interesting phenomenon exploding across the United States and the world: The  “Home Church Movement.”  Or as some say, the House Church, or “Simple Church” movement. The idea is for Christians to meet in homes rather than […]

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Volatile times in the Church

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:48 — 11.9MB) We’ve got a jam-packed program today, including some interesting articles to share with you about how the progressive side of Christianity is going to help “save Jesus” be showing you how to re-imagine Him. It’s a small group DVD series designed to get you […]

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Is history unfolding in Israel?

Are we the Church praying for the situation in the Middle East?  As we woke up today, strikes flew across the Gaza border in rapid succession as Israel responded to an onslaught of militant rocket attacks by targeting “terror sites.” The sudden increase in violence has raised fears of a widening conflict that could lead […]

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:50 — 11.9MB) We live in an ever-changing world, and not all of us like change. But change is what we’ve got. In our world, we see a drastically changing and volitile Middle East as Christians are being murdered for their faith. We’re going to cover that […]

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All That Jazz

Reprinted from Jim Fletcher’s “Rapture Ready” blog: While sitting on my deck earlier this evening, I watched a savage thunderstorm gather, then dump high winds, lightning, and sheets of rain on the trees and hills. I watched the storm for some time, as it came near. About the same time I noticed on my phone […]

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