“Helga is here to clean your room.” Yes, those were the first words uttered by JNN’s Bill Cooley as he knocked on our hotel door. I looked out of the window, and immediately I knew that last week was going to be interesting.… Click here to read more
We did it. We managed to make it to Oklahoma City
for the North American Youth Congress!
Our story begins with the very first night tickets were being sold. I didn’t have enough to purchase them at that time, so I decided to wait until I had the money.… Click here to read more
Friday night August 7th, 2015 at North American Youth Congress 2015, everyone was filled with anticipation, not only was the Holy Ghost going to move mightily in the service (And It did!) but the long awaited announcement of the location of the next North American Youth Congress (NAYC) would come forth.… Click here to read more
About 200 people gathered around the beleaguered Ten Commandments monument at the state Capitol on Friday to pray for an outpouring of the Lord’s love and healing in Oklahoma.
They sang hymns and at one point chanted “Jesus!” several times. The prayer session ended with many in the crowd laying hands on the monument and praying.… Click here to read more
When one of Hillsong New York City’s worship leaders announced he is a practicing, unrepentant homosexual, and that he is marrying his fellow church singer and boyfriend, Hillsong leadership says nothing. (UPDATE: The couple’s announcement came in January, eight months ago.… Click here to read more
When we open up the Bible we see that it is full of promises. Promises like:
“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.”
“Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power:”
2 Thessalonians 1:11
“The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.”
“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.”
“Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight and war, yet ye have not, because ye ask not.”
“If ye shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it.”
But sometimes when we read these promises we get the wrong idea.… Click here to read more
How do we tell a generation of excess and instantaneous information that Jesus is enough? A generation that really popularized the “selfie”? A generation that is so incredibly focused on self-promotion and self-gratification?
We are in the generation that must get a certain number of likes on Instagram or Facebook or else the post/photo gets deleted.… Click here to read more
I saw a lovely commercial on TV the other day, it had a family singing in the van and actually enjoying each others company. The kids were happy the mom relaxed and the dad actually smiling. This is not my family.… Click here to read more
A fourth grader used what she learned during a science fair project to save her grandpa’s life.
Sophia Tabors entered her school’s science fair using a project on strokes.
“My other grandpa had a stroke and during that stroke I’m like, ‘Well it’d be interesting to find out why strokes happen and what causes them,’” Tabors said.… Click here to read more
You’d have to be living under a rock not to notice how the world seems to be spinning out of control politically, economically, spiritually and even meteorologically.
From escalating acts of terrorism around the world to unprecedented weather patterns above it, students of Scripture are watching as Jesus’ prophetic words unfold into reality:
“For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom.… Click here to read more
Two Christian colleges—Eastern Mennonite University and Goshen College—announced Monday that they will change their hiring procedures to permit the hiring of faculty members who are in same-sex marriages.
While such a policy would not be surprising at most colleges and universities, it represents a dramatic shift in Christian higher education.… Click here to read more