I wonder what was going through the mind of Jesus a little over 2000 years ago during this week leading up to His crucifixion. Like seeing a hurricane bearing down on us with fury He knew what would strike in mere days. Nothing can compare with the evil that would rip Him apart as He took on the sins of the world. And yet He took it all in stride.
Yesterday I related that I was in a rut and many responded and most indicated that they too were in a rut. It was refreshing to hear that I was not the only one, once again proving the old adage that misery loves company. Perhaps the best response received for the day was this excerpt: “Ah yes Bob, ruts and change are part of this life we all have to deal with. Most don’t put their finger on it like you have. I will pray with Judith for God’s direction for you and your powerful ministry. We know the saints of old had theirs. Mother Teresa had a terrible time of questioning God and her ministry, those were very dark days for her I read. If it can happen to Mother Teresa . . . well guess what – Was there ever a more Godly women?”
When 20th Century Fox released a preview for “Breakthrough,” it quickly went viral. The trailer for the faith-centered film, based on the true story of a boy who fell through a frozen lake, has now racked up more than 100 million views across all platforms. On January 19, 2015, 14-year-old John Smith was trapped underwater for 15 minutes. First responders pulled him from the icy waters of Lake Sainte Louise near St. Louis, Missouri.
Christian deaths are spiraling in Nigeria as militant Fulani herdsmen and Boko Haram terrorists escalate their attacks, according to reports from religious liberty watchdog groups active there.
There is a very deliberate anti-Christianity agenda
There is a very deliberate anti-Christianity agenda being driven by progressives and backed by George Soros. The mainstream media, fed by politicians, Hollywood elites, assorted famous athletes, academia, social media, and the list goes on, all attack like savage wolves.
This video documentary was researched and produced by a Christian Harvard graduate and details the extent of damage being caused by the “savage wolves” attacking our faith and society.
Our brothers and sisters in the south are still struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. The loss is incomprehensible.
A young man in the Florida Panhandle wrote a song about the faith needed to cope with a disaster like Michael. Take a listen, then share with those you know who need hope.
The Send is a stadium gathering and national campaign to catalyze every believer into a lifestyle of Christ-like action. The free event will be held on February 23, 2019 in Camping World Stadium in Orlando.
We don’t know about you, but we’re ready for this political season to be past us. It sure doesn’t bring out the best of any side of the isle.
However, what a privilege it is for us to have the freedom to go out and vote!
A fiery inferno north of Boston took out a 150 year old church last week. A painting of the crucified Jesus with outstretched arms survived the seven-alarm fire, without fire, soot, or water damage.
More than 500,000 students from across the United States will join the Bring Your Bible to School movement on Thursday, Oct. 4. The annual student-led event, now in its fifth year, provides a unique opportunity for young people to share about their faith by highlighting its source – the Bible.
Clemson University’s head football coach, Dabo Swinney, was asked about his faith at a press conference at Thursday’s ACC Kickoff media event.
The Tigers’ coach, who has brought home four ACC championships and a National Championship during his tenure at the university, explains how Jesus affects his daily life:
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America needs change. Yet the change we need does not come from Washington or Wall Street. It comes from God. It begins with God’s people praying to Him for the change we need:
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