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How to Make Enthusiastic Servants"How to Make Enthusiastic Servants"
So, my dear brothers and sisters, be strong and steady, always enthusiastic about the Lord’s work, for you know that nothing you do for the Lord is ever useless. (1 Corinthians 15:58 NLT)
Intro: It feels great to be enthusiastic. The one thing that makes feeling enthusiastic better…, is to be in a group or crowd of people who are enthusiastic.
The source of the word enthusiasm has its origin in the Greek “en theos” meaning God within us!
Here in our text the Apostle Paul was finishing a sermon to some of the Corinthians who had rejected the idea that Christians would be resurrected after death. …more »
5 Core Values of a Church in Decline
#1 – Laziness - Most people/churches are not “stuck” or in decline because they do not know or understand what the Lord wants them to do…God speaks very clearly in His Word and through His Spirit. …more »
Finding reasons for Norway bombingThe world turns to Anders Behring Breivik's religious affiliation for answers to the horrific massacre in Oslo, Norway that left 92 deaths so far.
Common English Bible aims for readability with gender neutral versionThe translation aims to use clear English language for the Common English Bible (CEB), terming the translation methodology as, Hybrid: Verbal equivalence with dynamic balance and common language.
Using manuscripts such as Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia (4th edition), Biblia Hebraica Quinta (5th edition); Nestle Aland 27th Edition (1993), Gottingen Septuagint (in progress), Ralf's Septuagint (2005) for the translation, and teaming up with more than 200 biblical scholars and church leaders, CEB hope to appeal to both conservative and liberal denominations. …more »
Apologist Josh McDowell: Internet the Greatest Threat to ChristiansSpeaking from Campus Crusade for Christ International, Josh McDowell says that the Internet allows equal access to kids as church leaders have: The Internet has given atheists, agnostics, skeptics, the people who like to destroy everything that you and I believe, the almost equal access to your kids as your youth pastor and you have… whether you like it or not,
Pepsi funds research of aborted fetal cell lines for flavor enhancers
Major pro-life organizations are calling for a boycott against PepsiCo over their funding of the R&D and paying roalties to Senomyx.
Senomyx website states: Using isolated human taste receptors, we created proprietary taste receptor-based assay systems that provide a biochemical or electronic readout when a flavor ingredient interacts with the receptor.
The Ledge Movie Promotes AtheismAtheist Matthew Chapman, great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin, wrote and directed new thriller, "The Ledge" that casts the atheism and agnosticism as the protagonist. Chapman aims to move atheism into mainstream causes controversies with religious groups.
Chapman, a Brit, told FOX 26 News that he "came to America and saw that creationism was still at war with evolution." Slated to open this Friday, we won't know how it will perform at the box office but "The Ledge" definitely throws the fight down to a whole new level, the big screen.
Somali trio charged by US in yacht murder of Christian missionariesTHREE Somali men have been charged with kidnapping, hostage-taking and murder in the deaths of four US citizens during the hijacking of a yacht off the coast of Oman.
Ministers to Help 250,000 Youths Find Identity in Christ
Josh McDowell has agreed to team up with Timothy Eldred for Pray With Youth, a global campaign that seeks to help the world's youth to find their identity in Christ and their role in local churches.
Liberals, Democrats More Likely to Disbelieve Bible, Says Gallup PollLiberals and Democrats are more likely than conservatives, moderates, Republicans and independents to believe the Bible is nothing more than a book of fables and legends made up by man, according to a new Gallup poll.
Presbyterians to officially allow gay clergyPresbyterians who support gay rights are prepping sanctuaries this Sunday (July 10) to celebrate the passage of a new church policy that allows gay pastors to serve openly for the first time in the denomination's history.
John MacArthur Says America Is Under Divine Judgment
Evangelical preacher John MacArthur spoke at the 2011 Resolved Conference in Palm Springs, Calif., Saturday evening, saying America’s sins were akin to that of Israel’s and the nation was under divine judgment.
Texas to defund Planned Parenthood
The Texas Legislature approved a bill Monday that would both compel the state to push the Obama administration to convert Texas’s Medicaid program into a block grant and defund abortion providers like Planned Parenthood.
Crystal Cathedral might become site for hundreds of apartments
The cathedral filed for bankruptcy might become site for developer to build apartments on the 30-acre campus. Andy Crean, the son of John Crean who gave the land to Robert H. Schuller to build the cathedral is "disappointed" with the current predicament of the property. His family consider moving the grave of his father, sitting on the 1.5-acre cemetery to a different site.
Southern Baptist Pastors were Reminded to Preach ChristBob Pitman, dean of the Adrian Rogers Center for Biblical Preaching at the Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary in Memphis, Tenn reminded a group of pastors to preach Christ instead of themselves.
Legacy of Love - SBC 2011War and peace, poverty and prosperity, closed minds and open hearts -- emeritus IMB missionary Sam James has seen it all. Driven by a divine love for the Vietnamese people, James has dedicated his entire life to bringing Christ's message of hope to the lost of Vietnam. A message, it seems, that is resounding in hearts across the country.
Churches Fail to Discuss Technology Stewardship Despite Families' DependenceParents often have to pry their teenage son or daughter away from their cell phone or video game system to get them to interact with the rest of the family. But a recent study by the Barna Group finds that parents “are just as dependent on technology as are teens and tweens.”
Bidding $1 Million for Camping's 66 Stations Family RadioRichard Myers of A Bible Answer (abibleanswer.org) offer $1 million for Harold Camping's Family Radio network that includes 66 stations. Myers said he'll take possession of the stations on October 22nd, day after the End of the World.
S.F. Circumcision Ban Is a Bad Idea But It Could Still Become LawSan Francisco has banned Happy Meals and, should enough signatures be gathered by the end of next month, voters will decide on whether to ban circumcision — meaning the Foreskin McNugget may never grace a local menu.
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