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Politics, Christians, and the Bible

One of the more hotly debated topics in American culture today is the marriage of faith and politics. Christians are all over the spectrum on this issue. What role should we play in politics? What does the Bible teach concerning … Continue reading

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When Christians Were Called Atheists

Did you know that there was a time when Christians were called “atheists?” If you’re inclined to think “Wow, that must have been a dark day for Christianity,” you couldn’t be further from the truth. In the early centuries of … Continue reading

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Why We Preach the Gospel, Not Politics

I’ve taken some grief over the years as a pastor from individuals who feel like I should include more political commentary in my preaching. This is doubtless because of the fact that you can find many-a-pulpit across our great nation … Continue reading

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Ohio Senator Gets it Wrong

A Senator published an article today in which he used the Bible to arrive at an unbiblical conclusion. What I am referencing in this post is the recent editorial article written by Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) on the issue of … Continue reading

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Controversial Obama Tweet

I had a good discussion with a fellow pastor here at LifePoint today about a controversial subject that has been debated in various circles this week.  It involves the pastor of the largest church in our state (Washington), and a comment he … Continue reading

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Pray-Vote-Pray

In case you’re just now emerging from a hole in the ground or recently returning from a vacation home on Mars, we have approached the eve of an extremely vital Election Day in our state and nation. For a number … Continue reading

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Killing Kennedy

I picked up this book because I enjoyed an earlier title from these two authors called Killing Lincoln. I was underwhelmed at this release. The story on Lincoln’s death was much more compelling, and the characters were developed to a … Continue reading

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A Hebrew Prophet on the Presidential Debate

Jeremiah 17 5 Thus says the LORD: “Cursed is the man who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength, whose heart turns away from the LORD. 6 He is like a shrub in the desert, and shall not see … Continue reading

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Upcoming Election

Here is a letter I received today from my friend and Network Leader Les Welk. These are great thoughts on our upcoming election and the electoral process for us as Christians in America. Dear NW Network Minister, At the height … Continue reading

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Debate on Homosexuality

Just received this letter from the national office of the Assemblies of God, the network of churches we are affiliated with at LifePoint. I thought the content was very good and worth posting here on my blog. Dr. George Wood … Continue reading

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