Halloween has become one of the biggest events in the British calendar. There have always been traditions associated with 31st October, but the present extravaganza, with its epidemic of ‘trick-or-treating’, is a recent phenomenon. A decade ago, spending on Halloween in the UK was only £12m; now, boosted by Hollywood and...
We all have that nagging, hateful, condescending voice in the back of our head. The voice that tells us that we aren’t good enough, aren’t smart enough, and that we’ll fail before we’ve even tried. I hear that voice when I’m trying on swimsuits, when I want to take...
With some food, shelter and minimal nurturing, 95 percent of males will grow up to become 18- to 21-year-old adults. Unfortunately, time alone doesn't make a real man. The real measure of a man is what he does and the decisions he makes every day. Manhood is about skills, not...
As parents, we all want to do the best we can. Knowing we have limited time with them, we strive to ensure that we bring them up on love, in God, and set them up for life. Here are 51 things you can do to bless your kids: 1. Let them...
You can live a life of extraordinary, supernatural power! The secret is actually quite simple. God's power is obtained through a lifestyle of intimacy with Him. Jesus understood the connection between power and intimacy. Luke 5:15-16 says: "Great multitudes came together to hear, and to be healed by Him of...
7 Reasons Christian Leaders Fall Into Sexual Sin
In my last article I discussed the epidemic of adulterous and sexually inappropriate relationships coming to light on a regular basis, particularly among middle-aged men. Ponder for a moment, while praying for these individuals, the following middle-agers who have confessed immorality or inappropriate behavior in extramarital relationships: Doug Phillips, Marcus...
The Joint Public Issues Team (JPIT) of the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the Methodist Church and the United Reformed Church asked Christian young people about their attitudes to voting and politics. The young people were clear – they cared about politics, their faith had a major impact on...
The Bible teaches in Genesis, that a man will leave his family to marry a woman to become one flesh. Although its love that drive Christian teens to date, it should be taken seriously and know the person you are dating and their beliefs First and foremost, Christian dating should...
A few weeks ago, I asked this question: Is the deadly Ebola outbreak the first bowl of 'Revelation' judgment? The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa an international public-health emergency. Liberia's church leaders are claiming the deadly outbreak is a plague God has sent to...
In recent weeks, Boko Haram, the Sunni terrorist group in northern Nigeria, has doubled down in its ongoing killing spree, taking the lives of Christians by the hundreds and also declaring an Islamic caliphate in the region, local church leaders report. In April, the group’s kidnapping of 276 girls, mostly...
U.S. churches are weak because they're worldly, according to Christian author Os Guinness. Speaking at the Family Research Council in Washington, Guinness added that churches have lost influence in America because Christians are fearful and compromised. He said this is a time when...
Premier Radio News reports - Couples who spend more on their weddings and engagement rings are more likely to see their nuptials end in divorce. US researchers surveyed 3,000 American adults who had once been married for more than 13 years and found that men who spent between $2,000 and $4,000...
Last Wednesday, the world awoke to the news that Erick Thomas Duncan, the first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, had died of the disease. He had traveled from Liberia to Dallas, Texas, and developed symptoms of the disease four or five days after arriving in the...
When a guesthouse belonging to one of Nigeria's leading Christian pastors collapsed last month, killing 115 mostly South African pilgrims, attention focused on the multimillion-dollar "megachurches" that form a huge, untaxed sector of Africa's top economy. Hundreds of millions of dollars change hands each year in these popular Pentecostal houses...
The Holy Spirit has a job description. In reading Scripture, you can count on finding clear descriptions of the Spirit's various tasks. Scripture does not leave the works of the Spirit to our imagination. The Spirit of God has specific work to be done, and the Scripture clearly teaches...
Beardless Jesus image by archaeologists
Spanish archaeologists have found a depiction of Jesus dating to the fourth century, one of the earliest ever discovered.  They unearthed a green glass paten, a plate used to hold bread for the Lord's Supper.  It is inscribed with an image of Jesus with two men, thought to be...
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Ben Affleck seems so amiable in his movies. However, on the set of Bill Maher's liberal TV show (I don't even know the name), he was seething. Yes, seething mad that someone might think, just because Muslims are chopping off heads, raping young girls and committing honor killings, there...
Muslim Actor to Play Jesus in New Movie - Killing Jesus
Jim Denison reports - Haaz Sleiman was born in the United Arab Emirates and grew up in Lebanon.  He moved to the U.S. when he was 21 and has appeared in a variety of television roles.  Now the Muslim actor is generating headlines with the news that he has...
“Never man spake like this man” (John 7:46). Somewhere around the house I have an old book with the wonderful title of “657 of the Best Things Ever Said.” It would not surprise you to know most of them are silly. As beauty is in the eye of the beholder, doubtless...
Catholic Bishops in Nigeria have called on the government to protect the lives and property of its people, as militants intensified their killing spree across the country. In a statement ‘‘While Nigeria bleeds and burns’’ and signed notably by the President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), Most...
Professor Peter Piot, director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who named Ebola and was part of a team of scientists who discovered the virus in Kinshasa, formerly Zaire, in 1976, says the Ebola outbreak is no longer an epidemic but a "human catastrophe" he never...
Christian rapper Lecrae is one of the few to cross the great divide between 'Christian' and 'secular' music – and part of an even smaller group to do so without a guitar in sight. In September his seventh album, Anomaly, was the first ever to appear at the top of...
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has commended the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Enoch Adeboye, for dissociating himself and the church from a certain “offensive and divisive” audio CD circulated by some political pastors. In a statement issued in Lagos on Monday by its National...
Its all about Jesus

It’s All about Jesus

In a very real sense the New Testament is the answer to this question. Thus, the best and fullest answer to the question who is Jesus Christ is found through careful study of the four Gospels and the other New Testament writings. The brief description that follows is based...
It can be hard to differentiate between the voice of God and our own thoughts. Here are five key tests to help you recognize which is which. 1) Test the origin (1 John 4:1). Thoughts from our own minds are progressive, with one thought leading to the next, however tangentially....
Six Major Implications of the Growth of Multisite Churches
If you truly believe that established churches have no hope, there is no reason to read this post. I am not, however, among those pessimists. I am an obnoxious optimist about our churches. Excited about This Book What motivated me to write this post was a new book by my son, Sam...
Sexual Temptation
Pastors are not immune to sexual temptation, in fact, their positions as ministers place them right in the path of danger, says Christian writer Jeff Fisher. Fisher knows this topic all too well as his former pornography addiction caused him to lose his ministry position at one point. In a...

Why We Pray

Here are my 5 reasons that we as Christians must get back to an serious prayer life: 1.) We are told to in the Word of God! 1 Thessalonians 5:17 tells us to “Pray without ceasing.” If God lead Paul, which He did, to tell us as Christians we should pray...
Jesus Crucified
End time Christians of today in many ways seem to have lost touch with the foundations of their Faith. Many a Christian are now becoming name bearers instead of following the examples of the tested and tried apostles of the days of old.There are various misconceptions that have arisen...
Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of Redeemed Church (RCCG), said he doesn't want to live up to 100 years. He  made the statement while speaking at the 60th birthday celebration service for Bishop David Oyedepo of Winners Chapel. He said - "When I marked 70 and people prayed that I...
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