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The Ultimate Sexual Confusion

Male and female He made them … by Kathy Wallace Introduction A few days before this article was written (October 2013), Nathan Verhelst, aged 44 years, was legally euthanased (i.e. killed) in Belgium due to “unbearable psychological distress” after a series of sex-change operations, because the outcome failed to meet his expectations. What causes a person…

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To Judge, or Not to Judge?

by Eric Lyons, M.Min. One of the most oft’-quoted verses in the Bible is Matthew 7:1—“Judge not, that you be not judged.” Those engaged in immoral behavior frequently quote this verse when attempting to defend their sinful lifestyle. Certain religionists quote it when being challenged to prove that their questionable practices are backed by biblical authority.…

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Breaking News……..Jesus has risen !!!

by Daniel Anderson Photo sxc.hu The bodily Resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ is the heart and soul of Christianity. The earliest Christians boldly proclaimed the Resurrection as the central tenet of the faith and ultimate proof of Jesus’ deity. Without the Resurrection, Christianity is dead. The apostle Paul stated it succinctly, ‘And if Christ…

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George Washington Biblical Christian

Kerby Anderson presents a compelling argument for the view that George Washington was a devoted Christian rather than a deist.  He points to Washington’s insistence on the importance of services for his soldiers, his personal church attendance, his prayer life and his commitment to the spiritual upbringing of his godchildren. Background What was George Washington’s…

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Apologetics Press Looks at America, Christianity, and the Culture War

  by  Dave Miller, Ph.D. For 185 years, American culture was friendly toward Christianity. America was, in fact, considered a “Christian nation.” After all, America has never been considered an Islamic, Buddhist, or Hindu nation, even as it has never been a religionless nation. But for the last 50 years, sinister forces—from humanism, atheism, and…

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Hermeneutics

An Introduction by Robert Hommel Rightly Divided Skeptics often ask me, “If the Bible is God’s Word, why are there so many different interpretations of what He supposedly said?” Those who accept the Bible as the Word of God believe that God has spoken to us unambiguously.  We believe that there is only one “right”…

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One Nation Under Allah?

One nation under Allah: Fury after school recites pledge in Arabic By Todd Starnes Published March 20, 2015 FoxNews.com Students at Pine Bush High School in Pine Bush, New York, knew right away there was something not quite right about the Pledge of Allegiance. That’s because the pledge was being recited in Arabic. “One nation…

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Did Jesus Teach Recent Creation?

Most everyone has been taught all through their school years that the earth, life, animals, and man have all been developing from primordial beginnings over billions of years of natural evolution. Many have tried to “baptize” this process, so to speak, by calling it “theistic” evolution or “progressive” creation saying that God may have used…

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Romanism Examined

Origin and History of Catholicism by Moisés Pinedo Often Catholics make two important assertions: (1) The Catholic Church is the oldest church. [Catholics are firmly convinced that the Catholic Church is much older than any Protestant group that exists today. Although this assertion is historically correct, is it true that the Catholic Church is the…

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The ‘Trojan Horse’ of deep time: The ‘hidden’ reason why people abandoned biblical authority

by Calvin Smith In the famous tale from Homer’s “Odyssey” the fortress of Troy was defeated by the Greek army by leaving a large wooden horse (secretly filled with soldiers) behind as a supposed gift. The Trojans willingly took it into their city allowing the hidden force to open the city’s gates, letting the Greek army…

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Probe Ministries Looks at the Truth Claims of Islam and Christianity

Muslims and Christians often misunderstand what the other actually believes about God and salvation. Don Closson attempts to clear up some of these misconceptions. In a recent meeting of evangelical leaders, anti-Islamic comments made by Christians in the Western media were denounced as “dangerous” and “unhelpful.” Ted Haggard, President of the National Association of Evangelicals…

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Luke and the Kingdom of God

 . Luke 4:38-44 (ESV) 38  And he arose and left the synagogue and entered Simon’s house. Now Simon’s mother-in-law was ill with a high fever, and they appealed to him on her behalf. 39  And he stood over her and rebuked the fever, and it left her, and immediately she rose and began to serve…

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Netanyahu warns: The Left is busing Arabs to vote……

Netanyahu warns: The Left is busing Arabs to vote, the Right is in danger   Funding from foreign governments to get more Israeli Arabs to vote worked, which means all right-wing people must make sure to go to the polls, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tuesday.“The right-wing government is in danger. Arab voters are going en…

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Are there any “real” Scientists who believe in Creation?

  Contemporary   Dr Paul Ackerman, Creationist, Psychologist Assistant Professor of Psychology Wichita State University Univ. of Kansas, B.A., 1964 Univ. of Kansas, M.A., 1966 Univ. of Kansas, Ph.D., 1968 Basic considerations in formulating a Biblical creation model for experimental psychology. Contributes articles to Answers in Genesis   Dr. E. Theo Agard, Creationist, Medical Physics. Dr. Agard is…

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Who was Judas Iscariot?

Question: “Who was Judas Iscariot?” Answer: Judas Iscariot is typically remembered for one thing: his betrayal of Jesus. He was one of the twelve disciples who lived with and followed Jesus for three years. He witnessed Jesus’ ministry, His teaching, and His many miracles. He was the treasurer for the group and used this trusted…

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Jesus and the demons Luke 4:31-44

Luke 4:31-44 (ESV) 31  And he went down to Capernaum, a city of Galilee. And he was teaching them on the Sabbath, 32  and they were astonished at his teaching, for his word possessed authority. 33  And in the synagogue there was a man who had the spirit of an unclean demon, and he cried…

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Soren Kierkegaard and the Supremacy of Faith

Written by Tim Garrett Kierkegaard—The Radical Reformer One of the most difficult barriers to evangelism today is the difficulty in defining what it is to be a Christian. Some consider attendance in a Christian church to be sufficient, while a vast number of people simply associate “Christian” with being a good, moral person. And in…

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Luke the Beloved Physician

Doctor Luke by        Henry Morris, Ph.D. Luke—the author of the third Gospel and the book of Acts—is of special interest for several reasons. He was the only Gentile who wrote any of the books of the Bible. Furthermore, he was the only scientist among the writers. He is also recognized as a great historian, with…

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Persecution of Christians Growing in the United States

by Thomas Horn More Christians died for their faith in the twentieth century than at any other time in history, says Christian Solidarity International. Global reports indicate that over 150,000 Christians were martyred last year, chiefly outside of the United States. However, statistics are changing: persecution of Christians is on the increase in the United…

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America’s Ignorance of our History

Civic Ignorance on Display By David Barton Many stories have already been written about CNN anchor Chris Cuomo’s embarrassing historical gaff when he told a judge: “Our rights do not come from God, your honor, and you know that. They come from man.” 1 Of course, American governing documents state exactly the opposite. But what…

The Reason for Our Republic

To be, or not to be: that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And by opposing, end them? Shakespeare, Hamlet   Recently I’ve heard a lot of chatter about a small group of right…

He came unto his own, and his own received him not.

Luke 4:22-30 (ESV) 22  And all spoke well of him and marveled at the gracious words that were coming from his mouth. And they said, “Is not this Joseph’s son?” 23  And he said to them, “Doubtless you will quote to me this proverb, ‘Physician, heal yourself.’ What we have heard you did at Capernaum,…

The Atheist’s Trip to Tripoli

The Treaty of Tripoli and America’s Founders by Dave Miller, Ph.D. The world of humanity is characterized by irresoluble disagreement. The religious, political, and ideological divisions that exist among the seven billion people on the planet are staggering. These differences are not due simply to misunderstanding, or the need for further education and clarification. Truth…