Monthly Archives: July 2014

Why separating youth into groups might be the problem

If you are looking for a full-length feature film to watch this weekend, I’ve included it below. It’s called “DIVIDED,” and it features folks like Ken Ham and Pastor Voddie Baucham. Note to pastors, and in particular youth pastors: I … Continue reading

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Why separating youth into groups might be the problem

If you are looking for a full-length feature film to watch this weekend, I’ve included it below. It’s called “DIVIDED,” and it features folks like Ken Ham and Pastor Voddie Baucham. Note to pastors, and in particular youth pastors: I … Continue reading

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Beyond our comfy pews

Persecution of Christians in the world and here at home is happening at an alarming rate. Here are a couple of headlines: Islamic State has effectively shut down all Christian churches and institutions in Mosul, Iraq. ISIS has gone on … Continue reading

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Essential Oils: Is there a line some are crossing?

Then there was this debate about Christians and Essential Oils. There is nothing wrong with using essential oils or alternative herbal treatments for physical maladies. Nothing. But when you see oils being promoted (either by oil companies or by the … Continue reading

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Essential Oils: Is there a line some are crossing?

We are having a fascinating conversation on our Facebook Page about Christians and Essential Oils. You don’t have to be a Facebook user or have an account to view the conversation (click on image) here: There is nothing wrong with … Continue reading

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Why the church needs more old elephants

Today our conversation runs the gamut of issues facing the modern church, and perhaps its biggest challenge is biblical illiteracy – especially among the next generation. So, what’s up with the elephant? The elephant analogy will make sense when you … Continue reading

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Study: Youth Groups Driving Christian Teens to Abandon Faith

The following was originally published at Charisma Magazine: A new study might reveal why a majority of Christian teens abandon their faith upon high school graduation. Some time ago, Christian pollster George Barna documented that 61 percent of today’s 20-somethings … Continue reading

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The Christian and Essential Oils?

A few months ago I discovered a small reddish patch on my wrist, and when it didn’t go away I asked a pharmacist to recommend something.  She did, but the anti-fungal ointment I purchased had no effect.  Recently a couple … Continue reading

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What are “non-essentials?”

We’ve been asking our listeners, “What issues are so important to your faith that you would separate yourself spiritually from those who don’t hold those beliefs?  Are there non-essentials that you see Christians arguing and dividing over? A lot of … Continue reading

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To divide, or not to.

Today we asked our listeners, what issues divide Christians that shouldn’t? What issues are worth dividing over? We also posed that question to our guest today,  No Compromise Radio‘s Mike Abendroth, to get a pastor’s perspective.   Pastor Abendroth serves as … Continue reading

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