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Once you head down that path…

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Once-you-head-down-that-path-guest-Pastor-Mike-Abendroth-1-22-15.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:42 — 23.7MB) In this first segment we’re going to cover a couple of news stories: In the wake of last night’s United We Stand concert featuring New Age mystic Roma Downey and 33 popular Christian bands, more news from the contemporary Christian music industry:  The […]

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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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Of students and teachers

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Of-students-and-Teachers-guest-Kyle-Olson-12-15-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:23 — 24.0MB) Today we’re talking about the new normal for public school students, and the strange case of one teacher who went off the doctrinal rails a couple years ago. Up first,  student surveillance, and spying on our kids. plus training teachers to teach about […]

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Let’s stop petting the wolves

No matter how much love and humility a Berean has, they tend to take a lot of arrows from their own when contending.  Many times when those who stand firm in God’s Word as truth are told they have a critical spirit, it is because we have stepped on the tender toes of a teacher […]

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The lost art of discernment

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/The-lost-art-of-discernment-guest-Pastor-Randy-White-12-3-14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:12 — 23.0MB) Many people ask us, “why do you need to warn people about these false teachers? What if you just focused on what you are for, and just on Jesus?” But Jesus told us to discern, and the Bible also says we need to […]

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Rob Bell gets his “OWN” TV show Dec. 21

OWN television has just announced the premiere of its new series titled, The Rob Bell Show. The same Rob Bell who challenges the truth of the Bible and continues to influence millions of fans around the world (having just returned from a national tour with New Agers Deepak Chopra and Oprah), despite his fall from […]

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Rob Bell’s “Zimzum of Love”

Rob Bell, who continues to influence millions of fans around the world despite his fall from biblical Christianity has launched a new book project with his wife Kristin. Their book, The Zimzum of Love, is promoted as giving people a “startling new way of looking at marriage.”  Since Bell has come out in support of […]

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Bell, Oprah and Chopra and the Seduction of Spirit: Three New Age Events

Why are so many Christians and churches taking part in Eastern meditative practices like transcendental meditation, Yoga and other mystical shenanigans? Starting Friday there are three globally significant New Age events in with one common denominator: Deepak Chopra: On August 8th: New Age guru Deepak Chopra is kicking off what he calls “the world’s largest […]

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Rob Bell is back, rethinking the Bible

“A growing numbers are asking whether their reading has become too rigid, too simplistic and too alienating.” That’s the intro to a new Orange County Register article titled: Rethinking the Bible: A reassessment among some evangelicals. Here is an excerpt: What is the Bible? It’s a straightforward question. But for Christians these days, it turns out […]

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Now Oprah viewers can meet a witch, practice a ritual circle

Let me start by saying that Christians LOVE the sticky mess that Soul Pancake and Oprah are. The biggest Emergent leadership conference, Catalyst, hosted Soul Pancake creator Rainn Wilson recently so that young upcoming leaders could incorporate this mind-boggling spirituality into their Christian teachings. And we reported last year that Oprah Winfrey’s anything-goes “Soul Pancake” […]

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Is this really the life you want now?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Is-this-really-the-life-you-want-now.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:29 — 21.0MB) What could Oprah Winfrey, Rob Bell and the Book of Jude have in common? No, it’s not an April Fool’s Day joke; all three of these are the topic of today’s program. Oprah and Rob are getting ready to do an eight-city “The […]

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The next era for progressive emergence

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/SUFT_10-30-13.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:29 — 20.6MB) Remember back about six months ago when Emergent Guru Brian McLaren asked for some big, bodacious financial support for a mystery organization that would carry the progressive church into a new era? Well that organization is now up and running, and you may be surprised […]

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Jesus as a revolutionary millennial?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Jesus-as-a-revolutionary-millennial.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:29 — 12.2MB) Was Jesus a revolutionary millennial, who avoided theological certainty? For Red Letter Christians, that’s the Jesus being pushed forward rather than the Christ of the Bible. It’s part of a progressive theology that imagines a very different Jesus, and we’re going to cover […]

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The culture shift and homosexual Christians

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/SUFT_6-5-13.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:11 — 11.9MB) “The cultural conscience has shifted,” says Rob Bell. And the Church needs to shift with it, and accept the fact that there are gay brothers and sisters in Christ. Today our Stand Up for the Truth guest is Ruth Christian, a woman whose […]

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Louisville, Kentucky Derby

Wealth, pride and betting on the wrong horse

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/SUFT_5-6-13.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:49 — 12.3MB) How do you share the Gospel with people who put their hope in status, riches and pleasure? (Matthew 19:16-26) If you want to understand the mindset of the wealthy, you need to go where they are with what they need. What they think […]

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Gay-Affirming Churches: The stats and the movement

There is an intentional movement by the progressive wing of Christianity to increase the number of gay-affirming churches around the world. Here in the U.S., Matthew Vines has become the catalyst and “poster child” for that movement. Keep in mind that they are targeting NOT the churches already gay-affirming, but those who are holding fast […]

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What in the world…

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/SUFT_3-15-13.mp3 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 […]

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Salt Shakers

Is the Church losing its salt?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/SUFT_3-13-13.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:37 — 11.8MB) Have you heard of a movement called Christian Reconstructionism? It goes by another name: Theonomy, or Rule by God’s law. It’s a kind of Dominion theology that is not the same as the New Apostolic Reformation (NAR) dominionism. Confused yet? We’ll cover what […]

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Brian McLaren crossed the road…

Post-modern liberalism in the Body of Christ is what gives the Emergent Church theology its wings. It helps you toss along the waves of uncertainty; question what God said is Truth.  A few weeks ago we reported the many ways in which the Church is emerging into a New kind of Spirituality, one that brings […]

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Is the Church submerging?

http://media.blubrry.com/standupforthetruth/p/standupforthetruth.com/files/2012/05/SUFT_5-15-12.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) The Bible warns us about a great delusion that will take place prior to the second coming of Jesus Christ. Jesus Himself wants to warn us so that we will be prepared, and said that many of us will fall away.  Is that delusion already underway […]

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