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Midwest Christian Outreach

  • As The Church Churns
    Most people are unaware that the Trucking industry is in crisis. There are just not enough people willing to become new drivers, and the older truckers are retiring, leaving the companies desperate for new people willing to drive their trucks. At a t…
    - 3 days ago 21 May 15, 6:15am -
  • Is ISIS on the Way?
    I awoke Sunday morning and as is my habit, watched the news while I ate my breakfast. I am not sure why I do that. It seems like I merely punish myself with learning the newest tales of woe from Washington and around the country. The first news story…
    - 10 days ago 14 May 15, 6:15am -
  • No Delicious Waffle Fries for You Johns Hopkins (Part 2)
    Last blog I wrote about Johns Hopkins student government association’s resolution to bar Chick-Fil-A from ever opening on JHU campus. There were seven reasons the JHU student government cited for their resolution. A few annoyed me but two of them a…
    - 17 days ago 7 May 15, 6:15am -
  • No Delicious Waffle Fries for You Johns Hopkins Pt. 1
    I hate it when I’m right. Just a few blogs ago, I wrote : What scares me is that this is the death of rational inquiry and by extension the death of public discourse. Can we imagine a generation who react to our even attempting to share the Christi…
    - 24 days ago 30 Apr 15, 6:15am -
  • Not the 144,000 but maybe the 110?
    When we think of missionaries, we tend to think in terms of PLACE. Missionaries go places, like foreign lands, don’t they? We call them “mission fields”. They exist in exotic faraway places like Zaire, Ghana, Bolivia and many other “mission f…
    - 31 days ago 23 Apr 15, 6:15am -

CFAR: African Apologetics

  • GUEST COLUMN: Racism and Mormonism in Uganda

    GUEST COLUMN: Racism and Mormonism in Uganda

    By Tim MartinWatchman Fellowship  I read with mixed emotions the Observer article “Mormons in media drive” dated 6 March 2013. The article explained that the Mormon Church has created a new web site that “will publish all there is to know ab…
    - 9 Apr 13, 9:53pm -
  • ACFAR Conference on Cults (March 21–23)

    ACFAR Conference on Cults (March 21–23)

    REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! Powerful, scriptural answers to the challenges and claims of…Mormonism • the Prosperity Gospel • Jehovah’s Witnesses • Seventh-day AdventismMarch 21–23, 2013 • Africa Renewal Christian College • Buloba,…
    - 5 Mar 13, 6:43pm -
  • A Warning on Chris Oyakhilome

    A Warning on Chris Oyakhilome

    Last week, J. Lee Grady of Charisma magazine posted “False Prophets, Foreign Charlatans and Global Deception,” a harsh warning about Nigerian televangelist Chris Oyakhilome of Christ Embassy International.Grady writes that Oyakhilome is now a con…
    - 3 Jul 12, 4:05am -
  • The Bizarre Teachings of Ryuho Okawa

    The Bizarre Teachings of Ryuho Okawa

    As the much-heralded Namboole Stadium event of “Happy Science” founder Ryuho Okawa approaches, the curious would do well to closely examine his teachings. Okawa is an occultist—a spirit medium. On one level, the story is simple and grim: In 19…
    - 18 Jun 12, 6:54pm -
  • June 9th: Unanswered Questions on an Important Anniversary

    June 9th: Unanswered Questions on an Important Anniversary

    On this date in 1978, the Mormon Church stunned the world by announcing that God would finally permit “worthy” African men to be ordained to its priesthood. This “revelation” by Mormon prophet Spencer W. Kimball defused decades of anger and c…
    - 9 Jun 12, 1:55pm -
  • Mormon Missionaries Advance Across Uganda

    Mormon Missionaries Advance Across Uganda

    On April 13, the New York Times published a lengthy article entitled “At Age 19, from Utah to Uganda.” It describes the personal background and proselytizing efforts of a Mormon missionary named Jared Dangerfield and several of his colleagues fro…
    - 23 Apr 12, 11:31pm -
  • A GLIMPSE INSIDE THE “HAPPY SCIENCE” CULT FROM JAPAN

    A GLIMPSE INSIDE THE “HAPPY SCIENCE” CULT FROM JAPAN

    On March 18th, Uganda’s Monitor newspaper published a reporter’s account of her visit to the Kampala temple of Happy Science, a Japanese new religious movement also known as Kofuku-no-Kagaku.Agnes Namaganda notes helpfully that “A large glowing…
    - 24 Mar 12, 8:20pm -

Apologetics 315

  • Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (05/15 - 05/22)

    Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (05/15 - 05/22)

    Here are this week's recommended apologetics links. Enjoy.KINDLE DEALS:• Five Views on Apologetics - 2.99• Worldview Conversations: How to Share Your Faith and Keep Your Friends - 2.99• Finding the Real Jesus: A Guide for Curious Christians…
    - 2 days ago 22 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Book Review: Rock Solid by Tom Gender

    Book Review: Rock Solid by Tom Gender

    Rock Solid (paperback and GoodReads) is Tom Gender's latest addition to the library of books available to those who wish to defend the truth of Christianity. It takes a very straightforward and organized approach of defending six crucial doctrines of…
    - 8 days ago 16 May 15, 6:30am -
  • Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (05/08 - 05/15)

    Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (05/08 - 05/15)

    Here are this week's recommended apologetics links. Enjoy.KINDLE DEALS:• Five Views on Apologetics - 2.99• Worldview Conversations: How to Share Your Faith and Keep Your Friends - 2.99• Finding the Real Jesus: A Guide for Curious Christians…
    - 9 days ago 15 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (05/01 - 05/08)

    Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (05/01 - 05/08)

    Here are this week's recommended apologetics links. Enjoy.KINDLE DEALS:• Five Views on Apologetics - 2.99• Can We Trust the Gospels? by Mark D. Roberts - 1.99• Worldview Conversations: How to Share Your Faith and Keep Your Friends - 2.99•…
    - 16 days ago 8 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (04/24 - 05/01)

    Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (04/24 - 05/01)

    Here are this week's recommended apologetics links. Enjoy.KINDLE DEALS:• Five Views on Apologetics - 2.99• Worldview Conversations: How to Share Your Faith and Keep Your Friends - 2.99• Finding the Real Jesus: A Guide for Curious Christians…
    - 23 days ago 1 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (04/10 - 04/24)

    Weekly Apologetics Bonus Links (04/10 - 04/24)

    Here are this week's recommended apologetics links. Enjoy.KINDLE DEALS:• Five Views on Apologetics - 2.99• Worldview Conversations: How to Share Your Faith and Keep Your Friends - 2.99• Finding the Real Jesus: A Guide for Curious Christians…
    - 30 days ago 24 Apr 15, 4:00pm -
  • Book Review: Peril in Paradise by Mark S. Whorton

    Book Review: Peril in Paradise by Mark S. Whorton

    The problem of suffering and evil is one of the most persuasive challenges against the Christian worldview. As defenders of the true worldview, Christians need to be prepared to address this challenge. Interestingly enough, this challenge does not on…
    - 36 days ago 18 Apr 15, 6:30am -

BeneDiction Blogs On

  • Charisma magazine and the dog that did nothing in the night

    Charisma magazine and the dog that did nothing in the night

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used By Permission An article from Charisma magazine this morning reminds me of Sherlock Holmes. Jennifer LeClaire, the magazine’s Senior News Editor, posted an article on the magazine’s website, which gives…
    - 30 Dec 14, 6:42pm -
  • The Crossroads Communications network renames and rebrands itself

    The Crossroads Communications network renames and rebrands itself

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission. An interesting story in the National Post a couple of days ago. Reporter Claire Brownell reports on changes to Christian broadcasting in Canada. She concentrates of Oakville, Ont. bible teache…
    - 23 Dec 14, 1:35am -
  • Todd Bentley’s new wife is pregnant

    Todd Bentley’s new wife is pregnant

    - 23 Dec 14, 1:29am -
  • Marci McDonald, “friend” of Faytene?!?

    Marci McDonald, “friend” of Faytene?!?

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission Did you know that reporter and author Marci McDonald was at one time part of “The hand of Hell”? Or that at one time, she was a “friend” of Canadian evangelist … Continue reading →
    - 11 Nov 14, 4:19am -
  • Harper signed trade agreements with China, while Canadian Christians rot in prison

    Harper signed trade agreements with China, while Canadian Christians rot in prison

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission Can’t say that Stephen Harper doesn’t know the value of a dollar. Over the past few days he has been In China, finalizing trade agreements with the government of China worth … Continue re…
    - 10 Nov 14, 4:13am -
  • Rewriting history for the past five years, and counting

    Rewriting history for the past five years, and counting

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission. Winston Churchill once said, or wrote: “History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.” Or rewrite it, in the case of Faytene Grasseschi, perhaps? The Canadian born … Continue rea…
    - 7 Nov 14, 12:20am -
  • They could use that old barn out back

    They could use that old barn out back

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission There will be at least one sequel to the new Left Behind with Nicolas Cage, says filmmaker Paul Lalonde. In a statement released on the Left Behind fan page on Facebook… … Continue reading…
    - 4 Nov 14, 11:35pm -
  • An apology on behalf of “social media” Christians to Nicolas Cage

    An apology on behalf of “social media” Christians to Nicolas Cage

    By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission. Ted Baehr’s Movieguide has felt burdened to apologize to Nicolas Cage about the occasionally visceral reaction to the new Left Behind film. The open letter… http://www.movieguide.org/news-…
    - 2 Nov 14, 4:00pm -

The UmBlog

  • Not everything Biblical is Christian. Part 11 - divorce

    Not everything Biblical is Christian. Part 11 - divorce

    Dear JohnboyIt's been awhile since the last letter. It's funny that it has taken me this long to write about the most straightforward example from the mouth of Jesus in the gospels that not everything biblical is Christian. Divorce as discussed in Ma…
    - 17 days ago 7 May 15, 12:43am -
  • Mayweather vs. the Christian guy vs. Jeremiah

    Mayweather vs. the Christian guy vs. Jeremiah

    I'm the only one who saw that fight, and I saw it today while meditating, but failing, and instead wrestling with Jeremiah.This past weekend the sinful Floyd Mayweather, Jr.,  undefeated boxer, matched up against the devout fighter, Manny Pacquiao,…
    - 19 days ago 5 May 15, 3:13pm -
  • The Parable of the shrewd Manager

    The Parable of the shrewd Manager

    This morning I read in Luke's gospel this curious story.Luke 16 Jesus told his disciples: “There was a rich man whose manager was accused of wasting his possessions. 2 So he called him in and asked him, ‘What is this I hear about you? Give an acc…
    - 23 days ago 30 Apr 15, 5:37pm -
  • blaming the victims at the #Baltimoreuprising

    blaming the victims at the #Baltimoreuprising

    When poor minorities riot over unjust treatment, privileged majority observers speculate about the family breakdown that must be the cause of so much property damage.But the privileged majority observers never seem to worry about what psychological c…
    - 25 days ago 29 Apr 15, 12:42pm -

Apologetics Index

  • Gloriavale Christian Community

    Gloriavale Christian Community

    Gloriavale Christian Community says it is modeled after the first church in Jerusalem. But the group's beliefs and practices actually mark it as a cult -- both theologically and sociologically.The group is under increasing media scrutiny as more and…
    - 25 days ago 28 Apr 15, 10:01pm -
  • Rapture

    Rapture

    Many Christians believe that either before, or simultaneously with, the Second Coming of Jesus Christ to earth, believers who have died will be raised from the dead and that they -- together with believers who are still alive -- shall be caught up ('…
    - 31 days ago 23 Apr 15, 8:15am -
  • Scripture Twisting Methods of the Cults

    Scripture Twisting Methods of the Cults

    Cults of Christianity misinterpret and misuse the Bible in support of doctrines and/or practices which place them outside the boundaries of the Christian faith.Here are 20 ways that cults twist the teachings of the Bible.Read the full article: Script…
    - 47 days ago 7 Apr 15, 10:18am -
  • Christian Science

    Christian Science

    Christian science (The First Church of Christ, Scientist) is neither Christian nor scientific.This religious movement's denial and/or re-interpretation of key Biblical doctrines mark it as, theologically, a cult of Christianity.Nevertheless, in many…
    - 91 days ago 21 Feb 15, 5:27pm -
  • Dead Agenting

    Dead Agenting

    "Dead Agenting" is Scientology jargon for a policy instituted by L. Ron Hubbard, the cult's founder, in which Scientologists attempt to discredit critics. Reportedly a prime example of the practice will be seen ahead of the premiere of Alex Gibney's…
    - 16 Jan 15, 11:03am -
  • Being Negative Is Not Always Bad

    Being Negative Is Not Always Bad

    Truth is not measured by the pleasant feelings it elicits and truth-telling is not determined by the pleasantness of the sentiments expressed.Whereas some Christians seem to think that the ultimate virtue is to be agreeable, God's, true spokespeople…
    - 3 Jan 15, 1:25am -
  • The Modern “Grace Message” — Revolution or Rebellion?

    The Modern “Grace Message” — Revolution or Rebellion?

    - 2 Dec 14, 11:01pm -
  • Quran

    Quran

    Muslims believe the Torah and the Gospel have been changed and corrupted over time. Consequently, the Quran was needed to correct the errors in the corrupted books. It finalizes the truth from God as transmitted from the archangel Gabriel, recited b…
    - 8 Oct 14, 10:01pm -
  • Mark Driscoll

    Mark Driscoll

    Mark Driscoll, dubbed the "Cussing Pastor" of Mars Hill Church, faces increasing opposition from people who question his controversial behavior. In the wake of recent controversies regarding plagiarism and apparent manipulation of the bestselling boo…
    - 4 Aug 14, 11:09pm -
  • Rainbow Family of Living Light

    Rainbow Family of Living Light

    The Rainbow Family is a leaderless, nomadic intentional community of individuals committed to principles of non-violence and egalitarianism. The movement, which has no official organization, is best known for its Rainbow Gatherings.Read the full arti…
    - 22 Jun 14, 5:13pm -

Real Clear Apologetics

Ravi Zacharias

    Pyromaniacs

    • All about that coffee, 'bout that coffee (no tea)

      All about that coffee, 'bout that coffee (no tea)

      by Dan PhillipsIt started Monday morning when I checked in through Facebook, and received a witty reply:That put an idea in my mind, and the rest, as they say... well, you know what they say. For you who don't do Twitter or were doing something else…
      - 2 days ago 22 May 15, 11:24am -
    • Repentance involves a decision

      Repentance involves a decision

      by Dan PhillipsFrom 2006 to 2012, PyroManiacs turned out almost-daily updates from the Post-Evangelical wasteland -- usually to the fear and loathing of more-polite and more-irenic bloggers and readers. The results lurk in the archives of this blog…
      - 3 days ago 21 May 15, 7:01am -
    • Walking that pastoral tightrope

      Walking that pastoral tightrope

      by Dan PhillipsIt has been remarked that I'm fond of creating lists. Like —This oneThis oneAnd this one. And that was another!I could list out a bunch of reasons why that is true (see what I did there?)... but, instead, let's just make one more!Y…
      - 5 days ago 19 May 15, 7:01am -
    • The standing miracle of the Church

      The standing miracle of the Church

      Your weekly Dose of SpurgeonThe PyroManiacs devote some space each weekend to highlights from the lifetime of works from the Prince of Preachers, Charles Haddon Spurgeon.  The following excerpt is from The Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit, volume 34…
      - 7 days ago 17 May 15, 7:01am -
    • Some Here, Some There — May 15, 2015

      Some Here, Some There — May 15, 2015

      by Dan PhillipsPriorities allowing, I'll try to expand later. First thing in the morning I'm doing a podcast on BibleWorks 10.UPDATE: here's the link to the podcast.Russell Moore has seen the Avengers sequel, and he finds in it a theme that I…
      - 9 days ago 15 May 15, 7:01am -
    • "Biblical Evangelism"

      "Biblical Evangelism"

      by Frank TurkFrom 2006 to 2012, PyroManiacs turned out almost-daily updates from the Post-Evangelical wasteland -- usually to the fear and loathing of more-polite and more-irenic bloggers and readers. The results lurk in the archives of this blog in…
      - 10 days ago 14 May 15, 2:50pm -
    • Things To Come

      Things To Come

      by Dan Phillips(Not the book by Pentecost, but, you know... things to come!)My "things to do" list has well passed my "things done" list. When that sort of thing happens, blogging is a thing that gives. But I thought I'd tell you of some things in t…
      - 12 days ago 12 May 15, 1:43pm -
    • The sweeter center

      The sweeter center

      Your weekly Dose of SpurgeonThe PyroManiacs devote some space each weekend to highlights from the lifetime of works from the Prince of Preachers, Charles Haddon Spurgeon.  The following excerpt is from The Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit, volume 21…
      - 14 days ago 10 May 15, 7:01am -
    • Brain trust: how to prepare local churches for the coming Gaystapo

      Brain trust: how to prepare local churches for the coming Gaystapo

      by Dan PhillipsThe "Gaystapo" is on the march. We're where we are thanks to years of rampant relativism, the gospel of "follow your heart," postmodernism, and Christianoid defection and/or timidity. Any day we may find it knocking at the door of our…
      - 19 days ago 5 May 15, 2:38pm -
    • Fire desired

      Fire desired

       Your weekly Dose of SpurgeonThe PyroManiacs devote some space each weekend to highlights from the lifetime of works from the Prince of Preachers, Charles Haddon Spurgeon.  The following excerpt is from The Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit, volume…
      - 21 days ago 3 May 15, 7:01am -

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