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Catholic League goes after Disney in new documentary

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By Mark Ellis – Disney films, once synonymous with family-friendly entertainment, must now be approached with a high degree of caution by parents, according to...

The Church’s guilty silence following synagogue attack

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By Charles Gardner -- Just as many were once more committing themselves to never let the Holocaust happen again, the senseless slaughter of seven worshipers...

The surprising story of America’s first missionary

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By Michael Ashcraft – The first American Protestant missionary was NOT who is often credited. It may surprise some to learn that George Liele, a...
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Knowing the One Who Always Keeps His Word

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By Carol Round - For God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God,...

Revival fire continues at rural Kentucky church

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By Mark Ellis – For over 88 nights in a row, a small country church in Kentucky has been the site of an outpouring of...

‘Queen of Goth’ trashes occult books, covers tattoos in return to faith

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By Apryl Holmes -- Kat Von D, the black-lipstick-wearing Queen of Goth who seized fame as a tattoo artist, has thrown out her witchcraft books...

Three sisters marked by Holocaust, fulfilled ancient prophecy

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By Charles Gardner -- Fresh evidence for the absolute reliability of God's word is now enshrined in the truly amazing testimony of three courageous Jewish...

Pelosi invited priests to exorcise home in San Francisco

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By Mark Ellis – Former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi invited Catholic priests to exorcise her home in San Francisco following the brutal hammer...

Major league baseball player used Jesus to ‘crush’ evil presence

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By Allie Scribner – In 2010, Chris “Crush” Davis was getting crushed by bad stats. He was batting .192 with one measly homer in 45...

Couple still hurting from loss of teen son — 35 years later

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By Charles Gardner -- When Sam and Lois Gordon lost their only child in a tragic road accident, their world fell apart. A Christian teenager...

Bomb blast at baptism kills 14 Christians

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Muslim militants were suspected in the bombing of a Protestant church baptism service in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that killed at least 14...

Ex-Pussycat Doll singer speaks of abortion regrets

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By Mark Ellis -- Former Pussycat Dolls singer Kaya Jones divulged that she had three abortions in the past and has experienced grief and distress...

Pastor sprayed with acid has trouble seeing, eating, talking

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A pastor has lost nearly all his vision after Muslim extremists lured him into an ambush in Uganda’s capital city and sprayed him with acid,...
Psalm 68

Pregnancy Resource Centers fight for life amidst opposition

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By Steve Rees -- Ahead of national observances and marches for life this week, 3,000 Christ-centered pregnancy resource centers (PRCs) across the country are...

Photographer captures trauma of Jewish terror victims

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By Charles Gardner -- Photographer Jennie Milne was so profoundly shocked by an item on social media one day in 2016 that it triggered a...

In Air Force barracks, he heard about Jesus while listening to Pink Floyd

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By Michael Ashcraft – In high school, Charlie Forman was a chanting Buddhist. Then he took LSD, read Carlos Castaneda and hoped to meet a...
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For This World is Not Our Home

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By Carol Round -“For this world is not our home; we are looking forward to our everlasting home in heaven”—Hebrews 13:14 (TLB). A Christmas gift...

Dying farmer left Civil War Bible behind for New Age homebuyer

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By Mark Ellis -- Dale Walker grew up unchurched in Montpelier, Vermont and doesn’t recall meeting a Christian during his formative years. His parents attended...

Thousands of Jews return to Israel as result of Ukraine War

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by Charles Gardner -- Apocalyptic scenarios involving the expansion of the Ukraine War have captured the attention of the media. But rather less focus has...

Hymn-writer of “Amazing Grace” and the rebirth of Israel

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By Charles Gardner -- It is my contention that wherever the gospel is faithfully preached and honored, support for Israel will never be far behind. This...

Barriers broken between Jews and Gentiles

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by Charles Gardner -- Barriers are being broken down between Jew and Gentile. And, according to a first century Pharisee named Paul, that is a...

Homeschool movement thrives post-Covid

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By Michael Ashcraft – After Covid, the number of homeschooling students has doubled, as parents react against government overreach, the teaching of transgender ideology and...

Israeli official stokes controversy with Temple Mount visit

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By Mark Ellis -- Israel’s new National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir stirred controversy with his 15-minute visit to Jerusalem’s Temple Mount on January 3rd, upsetting...

Blind surfer conquered Pipeline with eyes of faith

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By Clara Grace Czer – Derek Rabelo wanted to surf one of the most exciting and dangerous waves on the planet: Pipeline, on Oahu’s legendary...
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Prodigal heard voice of God in prison, got ‘whacked’ by the Holy Spirit

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By Steve Rees -- A pastor, Rick Scadden possesses a father’s heart of love for young prodigals who - like himself at age 15 -...
Together `22

Remembering Explo’ 72 in Cotton Bowl

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By Steve Rees - Looking back at 2022, one of the highlights was seeing people gather in the Cotton Bowl to observe the 50th anniversary...
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Lessons Learned from a Gingerbread House

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By Carol Round - “God, teach me lessons for living so I can stay the course. Give me insight so I can do what...

Jewish Kabbalist startled by Jesus

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By Michael Ashcraft -- To combat depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts, Eden Frenkel delved into personal development, self actualization, Buddhism, meditation, Hinduism and the mystical...
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Let There Be Peace on Earth

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By Carol Round - “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests”— Luke 2:14...

‘I Wanna Dance’ movie: Whitney Houston’s faith struggles

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Singer Whitney Houston was a global superstar with a complicated life. Adored by millions, mocked by some fellow Blacks, this New Jersey church girl struggled with drug and alcohol abuse as she sought to navigate a stratospheric career and tumultuous personal life. 'I Wanna Dance with Somebody' presents revealing glimpses into her emotional and professional journeys.

Blind eyes opening among Jews and Gentiles

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By Charles Gardner -- Amidst rising antisemitism, there is evidence of a spirit of contrition among many Gentile Christians, whose eyes are being opened to...

Prayer walk with Jesus this season

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By Jerry Wiles -- In recent years “Prayer Walking” has become an important topic in relation to ministry and mission strategies. It is often referred...

Christmas Eve miracle caused soldiers to lay down arms, sing together

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By James F. Linzey, Chaplain, Major, ARNG (Ret.) — American soldiers during Battle of the Bulge One of the most inspiring stories of peace through Christ...

She got fired from church after she was born again

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By Michael Ashcraft – George Rose’s grandma clashed with his mom while the 5-year-old was listening. “Cookie, what are you bringing these men home for?” she...
Donor recognition

Kidney donation led to 8 lifesaving surgeries

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By Steve Rees -- The co-authors of five books guiding readers through 40 days of prayer, Eric Sprinkle and Laura Shaffer are also paired in...

Idaho boy sent Christmas shoebox to girl in Philippines, they wed 14 years later

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By Mark Ellis -- Many believers have stuffed a shoebox full of goodies for Operation Christmas Child, a project to bless children around the world...

Mother of Jesus inspires by her example

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By Geri B -- When Christmas comes around, we naturally think of Jesus, born of a virgin, born in a manger, born to die...

Joseph: The unsung hero of Christmas

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By Richard Winter -- There’s a list that we hear much about at Christmas – the Virgin Mary, angels, shepherds … an unknown number of...

The small organization that helped bring the porn industry to its knees

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By Mark Ellis – Benjamin Nolot started Exodus Cry in 2008, inspired by the life of William Wilberforce, the British politician who led the fight...

The surprising links between Hanukkah and Christmas

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By Charles Gardner -- Christmas is a Jewish festival. You might need to read that again if you haven’t already fallen off your chair. It...

Transgender Christian tugged at hem of Jesus’ garment, wouldn’t let go

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By Nazarii Baytler - Linda Seiler’s struggle with transgender desires and same-sex attraction had always made her feel like God was condemning her-- but it...

The Power of Curiosity

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By Jerry Wiles -- “Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning,” so said William Arthur Ward, one of America’s most quoted writers.  Albert...

Missiles flew by his apartment but God (and nesting dolls) saved his life

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 By Jeff Thompson -- When the war in Ukraine started, I was in Alaska with our grandkids.  Immediately I began texting and calling our staff...

Stripper from Muslim background found Christ’s white light

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By Michael Ashcraft – Nicki Minaj was to blame. Faced with no finances, no family and no friends, Aicha Dramé fell into stripping in Ottawa, Canada,...

Godly remnant takes stand in Israel, Gentile church compromises

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By Charles Gardner -- I have already referred in my previous posting to the timeliness of the approaching Hanukkah festival – not only for Jews,...

Spirit of the Maccabees needed to confront godless culture

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By Charles Gardner -- As we approach Hanukkah, it’s a timely reminder that the conditions leading to its inception are very much with us...

Deion Sanders gushes about God in CU coaching debut

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By Mark Ellis – At a media press conference December 4th introducing Deion 'Coach Prime' Sanders as the 28th head football coach at the University...

The parable of the good Palestinian

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By Mark Ellis – As we traveled the Jericho Road recently leading up toward Jerusalem, our tour group stopped at one of the West Bank...
Christmas

When Love Came Down at Christmas

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By Carol Round -“Do everything in love”—1 Corinthians 16:14 (NIV). One of the things I love about this time of the year is the music,...

Sailor surprised when God answered an audacious prayer

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By Michael Ashcraft – God moves mountains and U.S. Navy ships, just ask Rocky Colona. Growing up in St. Louis under remarried parents, Rocky, half Sicilian,...

Major league baseball player used Jesus to ‘crush’ evil presence

By Allie Scribner – In 2010, Chris “Crush” Davis was getting crushed by bad stats. He was batting .192 with one measly homer in 45...

Pelosi invited priests to exorcise home in San Francisco

By Mark Ellis – Former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi invited Catholic priests to exorcise her home in San Francisco following the brutal hammer...

Knowing the One Who Always Keeps His Word

By Carol Round - For God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God,...

Three sisters marked by Holocaust, fulfilled ancient prophecy

By Charles Gardner -- Fresh evidence for the absolute reliability of God's word is now enshrined in the truly amazing testimony of three courageous Jewish...

Revival fire continues at rural Kentucky church

By Mark Ellis – For over 88 nights in a row, a small country church in Kentucky has been the site of an outpouring of...

The surprising story of America’s first missionary

By Michael Ashcraft – The first American Protestant missionary was NOT who is often credited. It may surprise some to learn that George Liele, a...

The Church’s guilty silence following synagogue attack

By Charles Gardner -- Just as many were once more committing themselves to never let the Holocaust happen again, the senseless slaughter of seven worshipers...

Catholic League goes after Disney in new documentary

By Mark Ellis – Disney films, once synonymous with family-friendly entertainment, must now be approached with a high degree of caution by parents, according to...

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