To go or not to go to church… that question has been a hard one for me for 10-plus years now. I grew up a preacher’s kid, and I had been involved in church all of my life.
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The inauguration is a political affair that also includes spiritual components. In addition to prayer, another tradition is the Bible used for the official oath of office. It’s a tradition that dates back to the very first president.
Scripture teaches that there are some things God cannot do: He cannot lie, He cannot deny himself, and so on. So too with the issue of God’s sovereignty.
This week I will have the privilege to attend the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. While this is truly an..
Donald Trump is taking the oath on two Bibles: the same Bible used by Abraham Lincoln, along with his own family Bible.
With the inauguration of Donald Trump as our 45th president upon us, all the usual suspects from the militant atheist crowd have been trying to block the Bible from being used — a tradition that began with President Washington.
Is it a sin for a Christian to be seriously overweight? When responding to this question, we should answer it for ourselves and not for others.
Today sex-education classes encourage masturbation, plus abortion and homosexuality, to children and teens worldwide.
Halley’s Bible Handbook, with its focus on the Bible and the way the Bible was central for America’s patriotism, the history of the Church and the evangelical foundations of America.
With best-selling Christian authors and popular worship leaders showing support for gay-marriage, many are left baffled and confused.
This past weekend, at my church, Athey Creek Christian Fellowship, in the Portland, Oregon Metro area, my pastor, Brett Meador, made the case for voting and voting biblically.
The Bible has often been banned or strictly censured in the past – and even in many places today. Simply..
Pastors, and Christian leaders alike, must take responsibility for the spiritual health of today’s church, and the nation. We don’t need more marketing plans, demographic studies, or giving campaigns; we need men filled with the Spirit of God.
He was hired until LGBT activists in California alerted the DPH to the possibility that he might actually believe – gasp – what the Bible teaches.
Andy Stanley said, “So I need you to listen really carefully and the reason is this—perhaps you were taught, as I was taught, ‘Jesus loves me, this I know, for the Bible tells me so.’ That is where our trouble began.”
Within the Biblical worldview we know there are no contradictions in Scripture, how do we reconcile these teachings? It’s simple: we shift our focus from the letter to the spirit of the law.
Democratic vice-presidential nominee Senator Tim Kaine spoke to a far left LGBT-activist group and invoked the Bible as evidence that his church was wrong on the issue of marriage.
His Bible is our complete, detailed instruction manual in all things that pertain to this life and the one to come. It is a resource of inestimable value whose counsel and decrees overwhelmingly trump every competing authority on every possible question.
Do you struggle in your prayer life? I struggle with the inclusion of prayer in my everyday life. Honestly, everyone does. And everyone could be stronger and more diligent in their prayer lives.
Work is a lot of work. It’s hard, and sometimes thankless. The pay sometimes isn’t that great. Too often, you don’t feel much appreciated by your boss.
There is a new survey out and it is part of George Barna’s organization — doing surveys of evangelical pastors, showing that those pastors are supposedly backing away from politics this election cycle.
There is no way a professional athlete could be successful if she was convinced that her team was destined to lose. There is no way a soldier in the army could be successful if he was convinced the enemy was going to triumph.
First, what Scripture says on homosexual practice is not negotiable, and no amount of new books or videos or personal stories will change that.
“The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s Wife.” The title of this article, from the left-leaning magazine The Atlantic, tells you all you need to know. It’s unbelievable to think that Jesus was married, because, well, it’s simply impossible to believe.
Hillary Clinton can now claim many historic titles. First Lady, Secretary of State, First Female Presumptive Presidential Nominee and the first nominee to have their fingerprints of file with the FBI.
Spiritually, Hillary might carry another set of much more ominous monikers.
With the rise of the “Christian” Democrat I have felt a fervency rising in me, a righteous indignation at the heresy conveyed as truth in regards to who Jesus Christ was and how he would have reacted to sin in a modern age.
These days I have been pondering the significance of the self-styled Christian Trumpeters, blowing hard to waft a worker of iniquity into the White House, after praying equally hard over lukewarm, half-hearted politicos sent forth in spurious show to campaign against him.
Wars and rumors of wars loom ever-presently on the horizon. Infanticide, perversion, and the incorporation of false religions into the fabric of America’s Biblically based morality are a constant weight upon the soul of the vigilant Christian Patriot.
Is biblical meditation the same as Eastern meditation? No, because in the latter, you empty your mind. In the former, you fill your mind with the things of God.
A Texas school district has removed a Bible verse from its website after an atheist activist group complained but some parents are now pushing back.