An important question for all Christians to ask is, “Are we ‘affecting’ the world, or is the world ‘infecting’ us?”
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I was really touched that Dr Brown admitted not reaching out to Pastor Prince to get permission and clarity on key points. Second, I was so impressed to see that they have many fields of agreement on grace, the Gospel, and the goodness of God.
Is it true that the gospels were written 100 to 150 years later by people who did not witness the events described?
We know that building walls and using immigration restrictions are legitimate policies because Jesus will use them in his own kingdom.
Though the road ahead may be uncertain at times, the solid ground beneath will never shift. It’s all about Who you know.
Either God’s Word has authority or it does not, and you cannot accept its moral imperative in one place and reject its moral imperative in another place.
Reflecting on salt and its many uses can help us in carrying out our assignment as “hidden figures” in our spheres today.
God isn’t silent. He’s still speaking. We’re just having trouble hearing him because we’ve neglected the thing that makes it possible to discern the truth.
The abominations we SEE on this earth are actually just the manifestations of intense warfare being played out in the spiritual realm.
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.
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.
The breakdown of the family from its biological roots, as well as the devaluing of life (babies in the womb) cannot possibly serve as a viable foundation for a prosperous economy.
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.