Quick Shot Responses to “You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Raised in a Christian Culture” (Podcast)

Quick Shot Responses to “You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Raised in a Christian Culture” Podcast by J. Warner for Cold Case Christianity In this episode of the Cold-Case Christianity Broadcast, J. Warner offers a number of brief, rhetorically powerful responses to the objection: “You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Raised in a Christian Culture.” Do Christians in America (or any Christian culture) believe what we believe simply because we were raised that way? Is this true of all religious believers? These Quick Shot responses are designed to help…

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A Crisis of Purpose and Meaning (Podcast)

A Crisis of Purpose and Meaning Podcast by John Stonestreet for Break Point Last week, following the high profile falling away from faith of Joshua Harris, former Hillsong singer and songwriter Marty Sampson posted this on Instagram: “Time for some real talk…I’m genuinely losing my faith…and it doesn’t bother me.” The next day he deleted this post and clarified that he hasn’t fully renounced Christianity, at least not yet. Still, he admitted, his faith was quite shaky. He then reiterated his doubts and said that “the majority of a typical…

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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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What We Learn from Public Disavowals of Christianity

What We Learn from Public Disavowals of Christianity by: John Stonestreet  for Break Point Last week, following the high profile falling away from faith of Joshua Harris, former Hillsong singer and songwriter Marty Sampson posted this on Instagram: “Time for some real talk…I’m genuinely losing my faith…and it doesn’t bother me.” The next day he deleted this post and clarified that he hasn’t fully renounced Christianity, at least not yet. Still, he admitted, his faith was quite shaky. He then reiterated his doubts and said that “the majority of a typical…

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Podcast: Does Christianity Bring Hope to Those Trapped in Poverty?

Podcast: Does Christianity Bring Hope to Those Trapped in Poverty? by John Stonestreet for Break Point Does Christianity offer hope to those trapped in poverty? Star Parker, founder of Urban Care and who herself escaped the world of poverty, crime, and dependency, answered that question passionately and decisively at the 2019 Wilberforce Weekend. Resources Get Your Copy of “Not What You Think: Why the Bible Might Be Nothing We Expected but Everything We Need”

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Dependence on the Holy Ghost (Video)

Dependence on the Holy Ghost Video by Pastor Bill Johnson for Bethel Church Bill Johnson explains the blessing of being poor spirit. It is not about self-criticism; it’s about a complete dependence on God to do what only He can do. Blessed are the poor spirit for they have access to the entire kingdom of God! If we are to be a part of the next great move of God, we must be poor in spirit. Video Source

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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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