The Summit Lecture Series: Making Sense of Your World with John Stonestreet, Part 3

There are three questions that bother me in regards to where our society is headed. We discussed the first two last week (How do we define truth? What do we consider beautiful).The third question that concerns me is: What’s going to happen to western civilization? Now, I try not to be a “Christian Alarmist” and go around telling people that the world is about to end and there is nothing you can do about it except wait for the rapture and buy my book (though I would appreciate you buying my … [Read more...]

WWUTT: Is It Okay for Christians to Swear?

No. It is not okay for Christ-followers to use foul language.Now, some people may ask, “But, wait…what about that time when Paul used the Greek word for dung?” Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ (Philippians 3:8) Isn’t that the same thing as using a certain curse word for dung?Nice try… but no.Elsewhere, in Ephesi … [Read more...]

Transform: Lany Sullivan’s Entrepreneur Mind Hacks for Productivity and Success

On today’s show, I am joined by Lany Sullivan, one of the many contributors to my two book set, Entrepreneur Mind Hacks. She has a passion for building, training, and shaping sales team to achieve their companies goals and is an online consultant and coach, co-author of Stop Wasting Time and Burning Money, and host of the Google Hangout Reach, Connect, Uplift Women.Carey Green: What’s the mission of Reach, Connect, Uplift Women?Lany Sullivan: It’s really about connecting women globally, b … [Read more...]

Reflections of Grace 125: I Would Drown In My Own Delusions

[display_podcast]I know Someone who is wonderful.  Without Him walking besides me I would drown in my own delusions.Life is hard folks.  But we have hope!!If you are feeling lost or alone right now, allow me to take your hand and whisper a sweet, “I know”.  The struggles.The unbelief.The fear.I can relate to the fear that weighs you down at the whisperings of your enemy that it might always be this way.You want to know what I want?I want to sit there in my lac … [Read more...]

Reflections of Grace 124: Let it Go-True Surrender, Part 2

[display_podcast]“All to Jesus I surrender, all to Him I freely give.”Really?Do you sing that song and truthfully think of its meaning and embrace all that it suggests?What are you surrendering?A few years ago through a season when God was teaching me to “let go” of those things I could not control; for some odd reason I felt that my obsessing would somehow change the circumstance in another person’s life or even my own.  After much agony and defeat, I finally began to get it … [Read more...]

Summit Lecture Series: Is Mormonism Christian or a Cult? with Douglas Groothuis part 9

To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.org.Biblically, there are two eternal destinies: eternal fellowship with God and His redeemed creatures in the new heaven and new earth; or a place for those who are outside, as Revelation 22:15 puts it: Outside the city are the dogs—the sorcerers, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idol worshipers, and all who love to live a lie. This is a place for the unbelievers, those who deny the Gospel, those who pe … [Read more...]