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Keys to Discovering Our God-given Purpose – Part 4

By Timothy Jerry In my previous post, I presented the following three keys to discovering our God-given purpose in life. The first key to discovering our purpose is to realize that we were created for God and His glory. We were designed and created to worship our creator. The second key to discovering our purpose… Read More »

ISHA vs. Christianity – A Biblical Comparison

by Timothy Jerry/Pastor Living Faith Church In the past few years, I have been made aware of plans for the construction of a religious center a few miles south of my church on state highway 40, between Exeland and Bruce, WI. The group involved in this endeavor is known as ISHA – ‘Institute for the… Read More »

Evangelicals Favorite Heresies

Tom Olago Share this article Based on the numbers of denominations, sects and cults professing adherence to Christianity, it is not really surprising that there are wide margins of difference in how these different groups understand and interpret the Bible. Within Protestantism, there is still much theological debate and confusion around doctrines and principles –… Read More »

Did Jesus Really Die as the Substitute for Our Sins?

The doctrine that Jesus paid for our sins on the cross, taking our punishment, has come under increasing attack in recent years. (Matthew Brunton/Flickr/Creative Commons) by Michael Brown Did Jesus really pay for our sins on the cross, taking our punishment for us? Did He really die as an atoning sacrifice on our behalf? In… Read More »

Top Church Destroying Countries

August 28, 2014 | Tom Olago Share this article 80 per cent of all acts of religious discrimination in the world today are directed at Christians…. The Centre for the Study of Global Christianity in the United States estimates that 100,000 Christians now die every year, targeted because of their faith – that is 11… Read More »

The Real Reason Liberal Churches Are Losing Members

June 30, 2014 | Michael Brown Almost every day conservative Christians are told that if we don’t become more enlightened and progressive, we will become irrelevant to society as our numbers continue to decline. In reality, the opposite is true: We will only be relevant to the extent we honor God and hold fast to… Read More »

The Crisis Of Bible Illiteracy

June 18, 2014 | Kenneth Berding Share this article Stacey Irvine ate almost nothing but chicken nuggets for 15 years. She never tasted fruits or vegetables. She occasionally supplemented her diet with French fries. One day her tongue started to swell and she couldn’t catch her breath. She was rushed to the hospital, her airway… Read More »

Less Than a Third of Americans Say Bible Is The Actual Word of God That Should Be Taken Literally

June 10, 2014 | Morgan Lee Share this article According to the findings of a Gallup poll released on Wednesday, 28 percent of Americans believe that the Bible was “the actual word of God” and that it should be “taken literally, word for word.” Forty percent of Americans agreed with that statement in 1979 —… Read More »

Does God Still Speak? – Part 1

 by Timothy Jerry Hebrews 1:1-2 (NKJV) God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, 2 has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds; One of the major… Read More »