Jesus

Joel Richardson is actually right about the rapture, but wrong about THE Antichrist

Joel Richardson is right that the Bible does not teach a pre-tribulation rapture. Whether or not any ‘credible person’ will teach that after 2020 can …

Roman Empire

Preacher Recap: Good Lord

Preacher<p>Dirty Little Secret Season 2 Episode 10<p>Editor's Rating 3 stars<p>If <i>Preacher</i> were a higher-profile show, I suspect “Dirty Little Secret” is the …

Entertainment

Pushing against the gate - Crossroad | God's Word in today's words

We’ve been living in this house for 10 years and we really like living here. The house has a flat roof with concealed guttering (the gutters are …

Christianity

Is the US total solar eclipse a sign of the apocalypse? No, but these Christians think so

"The sun shall be turned to darkness before the Day of the Lord come."<p>On Monday 21 August the moon will pass in front of the sun and cast darkness …

Astronomy

Charlottesville blues

Real Christians must stand up and speak up the very moment the demon of racism rears its ugly head.<p>Much of the world heard the name “Charlottesville” …

Opinion

Why Some Christians Are Calling White Supremacy 'Satanic'

Is Lucifer, himself, behind white supremacism? These Christian leaders say yes.<p>Over the weekend, the streets of Charlottesville filled with white supremacists and members of the alt-right movement bent on preserving a “white culture” and the white identity they feel to be under attack.<p>Their “Unite …

Racism

What I've Been Missing

My father never joined the Klan. And Neo-Nazis would have disgusted him. He didn’t serve in WWII to see Americans goose-stepping down Main Street waving swastikas.<p>And yet, my father was an unapologetic racist.<p>In his mind, blacks were simply inferior to whites. This was for him a fact of nature. The …

Racism

Of Old Testament Haircuts and New Testament Head Coverings

Are women human? Dorothy Sayers asked the question in a series of essays published in the early 20th century. For many today, it seems absurd—of …

New Testament

Alt-Right, Alt-Left And Alt-Jesus

Following Jesus is to be in constant resistance to the patterns of this world. It is to invite the Holy Spirit to dwell within us and God to sit on throne of our hearts. God Almighty is our love, peace, joy, peace, strength and identity at all times. Especially in times of violence, stress, abuse …

Eric Garner

1500 Year Old Bible Confirms That Jesus Christ Was Not Crucified

Much to the dismay of the Vatican, an approx. 1500-2000 year old bible was found in Turkey, in the Ethnography Museum of Ankara. Discovered and kept …

Theology

‘Modest Is the Hottest’ Isn’t in the Bible

Since at least the 1950s, conservative evangelicalism’s overarching sexual ethic has put a substantive emphasis on “modesty” — that is, how …

Feminism

I’m a Rare Breed: An Elite Chess Player Who’s Open About His Faith

Why I follow Jesus publicly, even when people warn that my career will suffer. On the small planet where elite chess players dwell, very few people …

Faith

The Damsel and the Villain: 7-Minute Spoken Word

This is a story about a hero and a damsel, a villain and a scandal. Relive the gospel story through spoken word.Watch Now

Taj Mahal

After Charlottesville, white pastors are asking: are we complicit?

Across America, some white pastors are confronting both the "Satanism" of white supremacy — and their own “silence.”<p>In the weeks leading up to Sunday, August 13, Emily C. Heath, a United Church of Christ pastor in Exeter, New Hampshire, was preparing her sermon for that day.<p>It was going to be tied …

Racism

Chris Pratt Accepts Award By Thanking 'Lord And Savior Jesus Christ'

On Sunday, as Chris Pratt accepted his “Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi” award for his role in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at the Teen Choice Awards, …

Conservative View

Being an American Christian after Charlottesville

One of the earliest Christian creeds comes in a small line of the great Christological hymn found in Philippians. There, at the end of the hymn, St. …

Christianity

10 Reasons The Story Of Jesus Might Be An Allegory For The Sun

Whether a person called Jesus Christ ever actually existed or not, the story attributed to Him is largely, although unofficially, agreed by most …

Astronomy

Don’t Check Your Baggage: Why We Never Leave Our Past Behind

When was the last time you told someone about the worst parts of your past — the deepest, darkest sins you’re most ashamed of?Why don’t we tell that …

Chris Pratt Boldly Thanks His 'Lord and Savior Jesus Christ' in First Appearance Since Anna Faris Split

Actor Chris Pratt put his Christian faith center stage during his first public appearance since announcing his separation from fellow actor and wife, …

Anna Faris

Average Christian Denies Jesus 1,398,989 Times

And Simon Peter followed Jesus, and so <i>did</i> another disciple. Now that disciple was known to the high priest, and went with Jesus into the courtyard of …

Christianity

Chris Pratt Praises ‘Lord And Savior Jesus Christ’

"I would not be here without..."

Conservative View

Churches Can No Longer Be Silent About Racism in America

The racists came out in full force on Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia. KKK hoods, Nazi salutes, lynching torches, swastikas and Confederate …

Racism

Canada's last cyclorama, 19th-century precursor to Imax, gets protected status

Giant religious painting in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré will stay in Quebec, government vows<p>A century-old, giant panoramic painting of Jerusalem at the …

Quebec City

With Jesus on the Periphery

<b>Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A – August 20th, 2017</b>In the pre-conclave meetings of the College of Cardinals prior to the election of the …

Faith

Religion: a Source of Solidarity or Division?

Photo by Nathaniel St. ClairReligion is commonly seen as a positive force, and it is for countless people. As a hospital chaplain, I witnessed many …

Liberal View

Love2020: Q&A with Paul Cedar & Kathy Branzell

Love the Lord your God ... Love your neighbor ... <i>During Amplify 2017, I had the honor of giving Paul Cedar, Chairman and CEO of the Mission America</i> …

Russell Moore: White supremacy angers Jesus, but does it anger his church?

As we watched the televised images of the noxious, violent white nationalist protests in Charlottesville this week, many of us felt our blood pressures rise. Many of us were, and are, angry. Many of us have been for some time about the resurgence of white supremacy and anti-Semitism we see all over …

Faith

Accept Your Leadership

Some facets of life in our modern world are made more difficult than they really need to be. They have been debated and written about to such a …

Evangelical Christianity

Selectively Calling on the Church

Posted: Aug 14, 2017 9:55 AM<p>I read a blog today arguing that if last Sunday your church didn't speak out against the murder in Charlottesville, …

Conservative View

Sunday Prayer and Prayers for Charlottesville

Grant to us, Lord, we pray, the spirit to think and do always those things that are right, that we, who cannot exist without you, may by you be …

Charlottesville