Rev. Graham: Secular Media Mock Prayer, But Prayer Will Help Usher in Second Coming of Christ

Rev. Graham: Secular Media Mock Prayer, But Prayer Will Help Usher in Second Coming of Christ By Michael W. Chapman for CNS News Commenting on how the secular media often mock prayer and prayers for the president, Rev. Franklin Graham said that such prayer is a plea for God’s blessing and for His help as America “faces an onslaught of immorality from godless, progressive liberalism” and “evil powers abroad.” He added that prayer will play a major role in the “Second Coming of the Savior as He establishes a new Heaven and…

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Why This Men’s Movement Could Spark a Great Awakening in America

Why This Men’s Movement Could Spark a Great Awakening in America by Shawn Akers for Charisma News Judge Vance Day is a firm believer that godly men make godly men. And in turn, when men begin to behave in a godly manner, women and children in our culture can live in the safety and security God promises in His Word. Day, the chief operating officer of Promise Keepers, says our society has increasingly turned up its nose to biblical definitions of manhood. As a result, men from all walks of…

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Greg Laurie: Why You Shouldn’t Believe the Reports That Millennials Are Losing Their Faith, Patriotism

Greg Laurie: Why You Shouldn’t Believe the Reports That Millennials Are Losing Their Faith, Patriotism by GREG LAURIE for Charisma News I thought the subject of this article might grab your attention because it is not what we are generally hearing about Millennials and Generation Z these days. For example, The Wall Street Journal and NBC News recently published the results of a survey on the changing attitudes of these generations. The article says, “The values that Americans say define the national character are changing, as younger generations rate patriotism, religion and…

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God Is Always Listening – Even When We Don’t Think So

God Is Always Listening – Even When We Don’t Think So by Randolph Jason for Gospel News Network Sunday evening I was going over everything on the website and checking twitter and was surprised at the number of “Notifications” I had received over the weekend. They were more than triple the typical volume. The one notice I received was from Bill Stack, Pastor of Salem Full Gospel Church in Salem, Missouri. When we published Church Offerings – Essence of Collapse we didn’t expect an immediate response, but we sure received…

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Former Homosexuals to March for True Freedom in Orlando in September

Former Homosexuals to March for True Freedom in Orlando in September by JEFFREY MCCALL for Charisma News On Sept. 14, the Freedom March will be holding its fifth event at Walt Disney Amphitheater Lake Eola in Orlando, Florida. The Freedom March is an event where former LGBTQ individuals share their testimonies of overcoming these lifestyles through Jesus Christ. Jeffrey McCall is the founder of the event. “While speaking at event in D.C., I thought, Why don’t we have an event where people who formerly lived LGBTQ lifestyles could share their stories…

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‘We’re Not Spirit-Filled Enough’: Why Today’s Church Needs an Extreme Makeover

‘We’re Not Spirit-Filled Enough’: Why Today’s Church Needs an Extreme Makeover by JOHN BURTON for Charisma News Even today’s most Spirit-filled churches must embrace radical reformation. Listen to a short podcast as I describe the 2 Chronicles church model, a revelation-driven, prophetic model, that must come to the church, and fast. Then, read this article. It’s time for revolution. Today’s Spirit-Filled Church Experience Like most of you, I have quite a memory bank full of church experiences, many of them phenomenal, many of them poor, but most of them quite…

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The Global Spiritual Trend We Can’t Ignore

The Global Spiritual Trend We Can’t Ignore by J. LEE GRADY for Charisma News Last weekend, I preached in a small but growing church in central Sri Lanka. There was no sign outside the building because it’s a private residence located in a crowded neighborhood. Most of the people who came to this meeting either walked or arrived in motorized rickshaws, so no parking lot was needed. The worship team consisted of two young men playing guitars and a third guy on a box drum. The small living room of…

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Why Fading Civil Religion Is Good News for Church Renewal

Why Fading Civil Religion Is Good News for Church Renewal by Jen Pollock Michel  for The Gospel Coalition “Are we following God?” My husband put this question to me as we walked through our neighborhood. The dog tugged at her leash. On the one hand, it was a startling question, one that seemed to beg an obvious answer. Both of us practice the daily disciplines of prayer and Bible reading. Around the dinner table, our family’s conversation turns to Scripture’s wisdom. We attend church regularly, serving and financially giving to…

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Study Reveals Most Christians Come to Christ Because of a Family Member

Study Reveals Most Christians Come to Christ Because of a Family Member by AMERICAN PASTORS NETWORK via Charisma News According to recent research by Barna, a majority of Christians say they came to the faith long before adulthood—usually before the age of 12. American Pastors Network (APN) says the findings are interesting because they show the link between faith and heritage, but simultaneously, asks APN President Sam Rohrer, what does it mean for the future of the Christian Church in light of the knowledge that more Millennials—today’s young parents—are backing away from…

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6 Recent Archaeological Discoveries That Affirm Details in Scripture

6 Recent Archaeological Discoveries That Affirm Details in Scripture by Karen Engle for Logos Each time an artifact related to the biblical narrative is unearthed in Israel or the surrounding lands of the Bible it becomes a witness to the perfection of God’s Word.  And it happens all the time. Here are six recent discoveries that affirm some rather obscure details in the Bible. Each one provides material evidence of the historical reliability of the Bible, and hopefully, increases our faith. 1. Biblical city of Ziklag Aerial view of the…

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