National Prayer Breakfast – The Message No One Heard: Without Christ, You Will Go To Hell

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A lot of focus has been on Barack Obama’s Alinsky-style claim about people committing “terrible deeds in the name of Christ” in order to get a reaction from them at the National Prayer Breakfast. However, a message that has not gotten a wide hearing or reading came from NASCAR Hall of Fame legend Darrell Waltrip as warned those in attendance that even “good people” go to Hell without Jesus Christ. Keep in mind that Waltrip …

The Message the World Needs to Hear

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January 28   Mark 16:15-20 Suppose I asked what the mission of the church is—how would you answer? Although the church accomplishes many tasks, its only message to the world is the gospel of Christ. Everything else we do is merely an extension of that primary goal. The gospel we offer the lost is superior to every worldly philosophy. Never outdated or in need of correction, it is always sufficient to meet humanity’s greatest need: …

The Body of Christ

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January 8   Ephesians 4:11-16 As we saw yesterday, all the people who gather to worship in churches around the world form one body—the body of Christ. Jesus is the head. Paul described Him as “the beginning, the first-born from the dead” (Col. 1:18). He takes priority in the church and in the lives of every believer. At salvation, you become a part of the body, no matter what your local church’s membership rules may …

Joel and Victoria Osteen We Beg you To Repent Before God

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Originally appeared on The Heavens Declare His Glory Dear Joel and Victoria, I hope and pray that you will read this letter and that you take to heart the things I’m sharing. I write as a friend wanting to help, not an enemy wanting to hurt, and everything I write, I write out of love for God, love for you, and love for the church and the world. I have said many times that I’m …

Charlie Brown Christmas Special: What You May Not Know

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  Multiple generations now have grown up loving A Charlie Brown Christmas, and new generations will probably continue to do so. But did you know that the beloved Peanuts Christmas special almost didn’t air? Media producer and writer Lee Habeeb tells World Magazine some of the issues CBS initially had with the episode: “[Charles Schulz] put together a very unconventional program. First, children voiced over the children’s parts. This was something that the CBS executives …

Sharing the Gospel with Witches—Real Ones

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SOURCE In the Halloween-crazed Salem, Massachusetts, Christians befriend spiritual seekers of all kinds. Phil Wyman Photo by Michelle Rogers Pritzl Each October, a half-million visitors invade Salem, Massachusetts. During the month-long Halloween festival, our little city of 40,000 gets overtaken by an eclectic whirlwind of costumes, families, partiers, and occult practitioners from around the globe. This all began decades ago, when Salem businesses began to capitalize on the city’s infamous witch trials of 1692, along …

Rev. Billy Graham Prepares ‘Perhaps … My Last Message’

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    Black Christian News shares that in an exclusive interview, the Rev. Billy Graham tells Newsmax that President Obama’s “hope and change” mantra is nothing more than a cliché and warns that the nation faces increasing threats to civil and religious liberties from its government. Graham, who is preparing for possibly his last crusade, this time via video, said America is drenched in a “sea of immorality” and suggested that the second coming of …

PAKISTAN-Interview with the Church: Why Did the Numbers of Christians Decrease in the Election 2013?

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Pakistan (July 2, 2013):The LEAD organization has informed VOP that today, Advocate Sardar Mushtaq Gill, the National Director of LEAD will hold a meeting with Rev. Saleem Gill DS Pattoki and Rev. Akram Gill DS Clarkabad (Church Of Pakistan Lahore Diocese) to discuss the issue of decreasing strength of Christians in the record of NADRA(National Database and Registration Authority). Missionary,Human Rights and Christians Rights Defender, Advocate Sardar Mushtaq Gill National Director:LEAD (Legal Evangelical Association The Number …