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Public forums on transgender guidelines set in Fort Worth

Public forums on transgender guidelines set in Fort Worth

The Fort Worth school district’s transgender guidelines has fueled controversy. The Fort Worth school district is holding a series of public forums to allow the public to discuss the issue.  FORT WORTH BY DIANE SMITH dianesmith@star-telegram.com The public will get a chance to discuss the Fort Worth school district’s controversial transgender guidelines during a series […]

Bonhoeffer’s Answer to Political Turmoil: Preach!

Bonhoeffer’s Answer to Political Turmoil: Preach!

On January 15, 1933, in a Berlin church, Dietrich Bonhoeffer delivered this haunting allegory in a sermon entitled “Overcoming Fear.” Germany was in the midst of fearful and turbulent times, indeed. The devastation of defeat from World War I, just 14 years earlier, was fresh on the people’s minds and hearts. The Stock Market Crash […]

Christians need to be involved in government

Christians need to be involved in government

Desperate times call for righteous and joyful leaders to stand and be counted – Though twenty-eight centuries have passed since the days of the Old Testament prophet Isaiah, his description of Jerusalem looks like the front page of our own newspapers. He wrote: How the faithful city has become a whore, she who was full […]

Franklin Graham: Vote for the ‘Least Heathen’ Candidate

Franklin Graham: Vote for the ‘Least Heathen’ Candidate

The Reverend Franklin Graham urged his fellow Christians to vote in November, even if they have to choose between two “heathen” candidates. Son of the Reverend Billy Graham and president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, Graham has taken on much of his father’s mantle in the evangelical community. In an interview with […]

‘Pastors group behind flip of LA House seat’

‘Pastors group behind flip of LA House seat’

The American Renewal Project, a group that is plotting a new approach to evangelical politics with a network of 100,000 pastors nationwide, is taking some of the credit for the upset in House District 51 this fall. That’s where state Rep. Beryl Amedee of Houma beat out former Rep. Joe Harrison of Napoleonville by 318 […]

Secularism’s War Against Christianity Exposed by NPR

Secularism’s War Against Christianity Exposed by NPR

Christian conservatives who are battling for the right to promote their faith in public or official settings see themselves locked in an epic contest with a rival religion. But that rival isn’t Islam. It’s secularism. “Secularism and Christianity are distinct, immutable religions,” writes David Lane, founder of the American Renewal Project, a group he organized […]

What’s A Biblical Response To The Syrian Refugee Crisis?

What’s A Biblical Response To The Syrian Refugee Crisis?

This 12 minute video provides solid insights as to how we might response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis from a scriptural point of view. Take Aways Mentioned In The Video Rule of law is important Facts are our friends The law of love is always in place whatever the facts are Law of love is […]

Pastors must run for office to save America’s soul

Pastors must run for office to save America’s soul

Whether it’s 1,000 pastors who throw their hats into the political arena or 1,000 football coaches who “take a knee” after a game, America needs more religious people to step up, speakers told a Virginia training workshop Tuesday. By Cheryl Wetzstein – The Washington Times “Politics is a contact sport, but if America is to […]

Why It’s Vital for Pastors to Educate Congregations on 2016 issues

Why It’s Vital for Pastors to Educate Congregations on 2016 issues

Hundreds of pastors, dozens of political activists, and three presidential contenders converged on the first-in-the-nation caucus state Thursday and Friday to pray for the spiritual salvation of the United States of America. The signs are cannot be ignored; our nation is sliding farther away from its founding Judeo-Christian values everyday. This week’s “Pastors and Pews” […]

Defeating A False Religion

Defeating A False Religion

Secularism did not build America, but it may help tear her apart, David Lane argues. (Reuters) The institutional forces governing contemporary America—public education, higher learning, mainstream media, Big Business and Hollywood—are secularists. Their agenda, deliberately, is at odds with Christian morality and virtue. The decline and departure of godly men and women from these positions […]