President Donald Trump was certainly not known for his Christian values, but as president he has taken unprecedented actions in his policies and in surrounding himself with leaders in the evangelical movement. While political leaders usually distance themselves from the religious right, President Trump and Vice-President Mike Pence have been
The cover story of Time magazine from April 2013 nearly reads like a report from our North American Missions Department. In summary, the article documents that a great number of Latino Catholics who are leaving their homelands to come to America are also leaving behind their religion in favor of
The enemy of our soul seeks relentless accommodation, and is never sated. Sadly, over the past few decades we have witnessed fellow ministers and believers make slight concessions to the Apostolic message, incremental changes to doctrine, loosen up just a bit on holiness or separation from the world – but
The deconstruction of gender is one of the greatest acts of deception Satan has ever perpetrated on humanity. For the Christian it is difficult to believe that so many young people have so quickly embraced so great a fallacy. Yet, it is everywhere the subject of newspaper headlines, the feature
Senate Bill 476 worked its way through the Indiana legislature in February of 2017. Within the bill was cleverly written language that would allow local government to tax churches. Of course, it was not called a “tax” but rather a “user fee” designed to force churches to pay additional fees
Endurance is not a default position. It is not opting for neutral. Endurance is a mindset that takes courage, determination and fortitude. It is natural to want to succeed, to reach a goal, or win an elusive victory. But what if you’re divinely asked to endure? It’s a biblical principle
Say what you will about President Donald Trump (and there’s a lot to say); however, he has managed to polarize America like no other modern political figure. A recent Politico.com article entitled “How Trump Left Hollywood in the Cold” says a lot about how Trump managed to trigger something in
In a South African game park known for rescuing animals from extinction, there was a problem. Approximately 39 endangered white rhinos had been attacked and killed. Poaching was ruled out as a cause since the valuable rhino horns were left untouched. So game wardens began monitoring activity within the park
“But as he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation; Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy” (1 Peter 1:15-16).
The word conversation is interesting. Peter used the word eight times in the two epistles, but his use of
The fight for the hearts and minds of this generation is a battle the enemy has been successful at framing. The battle lines are blurred and the fight more subtle than just getting a once Christian nation to reject God. Satan knows that if he can just get people to
Kimberley Strassel’s new book, The Intimidation Game, documents how our First Amendment right of free speech is being infringed upon. The Wall Street Journal columnist and author states that while liberals claim to be open-minded and tolerant of free speech, we are learning that this is simply not the case.
Satan is busy and his attacks flood against culture and traditional values. While we have grown accustomed to seeing the homosexual agenda played out in society and have watched as it has impacted our youth and our families, the threshold of tolerance is being pushed even further. The transgender issue