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Great (and not so great) moments in history

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:07 — 20.5MB) Today we’re going to get a little history lesson from our guest. All throughout the Old and New Testament, we’ve seen examples of great tragedy and great triumph, and all are used for God’s Glory, for His story.  What can we learn from those? […]

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Two kinds of unity?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:19 — 21.0MB) We’ve been talking about unity on Stand Up For The Truth, and today we are going to explore that concept a bit and get your thoughts: What does the Bible have to say about true unity? Is there a false unity? And this question […]

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Leadership: are we leaving Jesus out of it?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:57 — 20.8MB) Today we continue our look at Christian leadership models.  It’s something most pastors, elders and teachers need to consider: Leadership and the Kingdom of God. There are many different approaches. Church Growth, Bringing world leaders together to influence the church, getting more seats in chairs. […]

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Love and tolerance, or Love and repentance?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:19 — 21.0MB) Are you worried today? Worried about Russian troops in the Ukraine? Worried about bankers who are warning of an impending financial collapse? Or about Christian institutions increasingly slipping into apostasy?  Today we are giving you a break from all  of that and go straight-up […]

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Shaking our sin in His face

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:43 — 20.7MB) A question not for the unbeliever, but for Christians who claim to love God:  Are we recklessly abandoning God, or recklessly abandoned TO Him? Are we selling out, or sold out?  Dave wager is here today to help shine a light on the darkness […]

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When is it time to bail out?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:42 — 20.7MB)   We cover the church growth movement quite a bit on this program. It is designed to grow attendance through entertainment, emotional manipulation and very little of what “customers” really need: The Gospel.  Today we are going to find why one pastor has left […]

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One of these things…

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:04 — 20.5MB) Dave Wager joins us to talk about the Law, Gospel and the hardest subject of all: Spiritual Arrogance. (Only two are needed.) Dave is the  president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute in northern Wisconsin. Dave is also the co-host of a new radio program on our […]

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The Mormon Challenge

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:48 — 21.2MB) We have all experienced it:  A knock on the door and when we look out the window to see who is calling, we see two well dressed young men holding information and a “bible”.  The Mormons are coming!  Often we choose to just not […]

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Standing strong for 3 years!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:24 — 20.6MB) Today we’ve reached a landmark anniversary: three years we’ve been in the trenches here at Stand Up For The Truth!  Many of you are sharing birthday wishes on today’s show, and we thank you for standing with us. But we know that we must […]

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Where have all the good men gone?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:51 — 20.8MB) Today we’re talking about men and leadership. Dave Wager is with us in studio today. He is the author of several books and the  president of Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute in northern Wisconsin. Dave is also the co-host of a brand new radio program on our […]

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Keeping our youth from "evolving" their truth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:44 — 20.3MB) We know that one of the most worrying statistics for Christian parents is what happens to their children when they graduate high school and go to college. The latest statistics tell us a huge majority of college students fall away from their beliefs, thanks […]

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Shocking Obamacare ads for real

Sometimes issues of the day seem so ridiculous, it would be funny if it weren’t for real. Like this controversial ad for Obamacare: Post by Stand Up For The Truth. Feeling beat down for standing on the Truth of God’s Word?  Christians are often told to stand down for believing that Jesus is the only […]

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Making it right

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:10 — 20.5MB) Can we have true repentance if we simply say, I’m sorry,” without making it right with the person we’ve hurt? What about our offense before our holy God? Subscribe (RSS | iTunes) We are 100% Listener supported. Donate now! Dave Wager is with us […]

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Can we "make a decision for Christ?"

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:48 — 20.8MB) Many Christians aren’t secure in what Christ has done for them. It’s as controversial as any topic we cover on Stand Up For The Truth:  What is our standing before God when we mess up? What about unbelievers: Can they “make a decision for Christ?” […]

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Colorado mom shares frustration over child’s "Lefty/Righty" assignment

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:55 — 20.8MB) Today on Stand Up For The Truth’s program we heard from the Aurora School District parent in Colorado who told her son’s 7th grade Social Studies teacher that her family’s political leanings were none of the school’s business. (See: Colorado 6th Graders, Parents, Required […]

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Are we on a wild ride?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:54 — 11.9MB) A lot of news to cover today! A little later on, we’re going to catch up with Sarah Leslie, a researcher for Herescope and we’re going to talk about some of the paradigm shifts she has seen in the visible church over the past […]

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Testing the limits

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:18 — 11.7MB) Many Christians are carrying a lot worldly things that are burdening them in bondage to the world.  How much of the world can we carry along with us and still be pleasing to God? Dave Wager is with us in studio today. He is […]

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Re-Defining the Emergent Movement

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:09 — 11.9MB) Today we are taking a big-picture look at the Emergent Movement. Some people believe that this movement died out a few years ago, but that assumption could not be further from the truth. In fact, we’re seeing it re-emerge into something even more dangerous, […]

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News, Views and Truth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:39 — 11.8MB) You’re invited to chime in on today’s Christian headlines (some of which we’ve shared here), on today’s program. Opinions are great, but what does God have to say about these trends? Dave Wager is with us in studio today. He is the author of […]

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New Age: Get ready for what’s coming

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:35 — 11.6MB) One of the biggest movements threatening the truth of God’s Word is the New Age, a mystical paradigm that has many different threads. It has permeated the majority of mainline denominations. It is experiential, it is extra-biblical, and it has changed the face of […]

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