Summit Lecture Series: Is Mormonism Christian or a Cult? with Douglas Groothuis part 6

Cults always demote God, make his standards less strict, and give human beings too much credit and ability to save themselves. Now, a Mormon will say, “Jesus is my Savior,” but what do they mean by that?Mormons believe that there are many Gods; that every God that exists is an exalted man; and that Gods create other Gods through procreation. Many years ago, I asked some Mormon missionaries, “Is it right that you are metaphysically polytheistic and devotionally monotheistic?” They answered, “Y … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 160: Are You Ready for This?

[display_podcast]It’s called in our culture a “sea-change,” an idiom first introduced by Shakespeare in his play, The Tempest.A cultural cliché that refers to “a substantial or significant transformation.” A sea-change.As you will hear in this PODCAST, here in Luke 12, we are about to witness a sea-change. A substantial or significant transformation in the focus of Jesus’ ministry and message.Jesus’ words were for the disciples sadly stunning. For them, these words represented the … [Read more...]

Transform: How To Run A Spirit-led Business, part 1

(The following was originally published at believe with my all my heart is that all of the scriptures apply to all of life.For instance, passages in the New Testament that we would typically just apply to life in general can be applied specifically to all areas of life. This includes marriage, family, and business.For example, take Galatians 5:16, But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. The flesh, in Paul’s language, refers … [Read more...]

Summit Lecture Series: Is Mormonism Christian or a Cult? with Douglas Groothuis part 5

To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: The source of authority within the Church of Latter-day Saints is supposedly the Bible, but it is in fact the Bible, AND The Book of Mormon, AND The Pearl of Great Price, AND Doctrine and Covenants. Moreover, the president of the church at any given time is also considered a prophet who can receive revelation. To them, revelation is ongoing and is not even limited to their four sources of authority. There can be new … [Read more...]

School Circle: Mikey Priddy Cycling Across America and Former Sniper Josiah Hirsch

[display_podcast] Warning: Some of the topics discussed may contain accounts of real life violence, strong language, and other topics not suitable for minors. This podcast has remained unedited out of respect of those individuals who feel led by the Lord to share their testimonies. Welcome to the premier episode of School Circle, a podcast featuring a room full of veterans who just want to share the road that God has them on. In today’s episode, producer Bryan Muche and hosts Justin Reinwand a … [Read more...]

WWUTT: This Is My Bible, I Am What It Says I Am?

“This is my Bible. I am what it says I am, I have what it says I have, I can do what it says I can do. Today, I will be taught the word of God. I boldly confess: My mind is alert, my heart is receptive, I will never be the same, in Jesus’ name!” That’s how Joel Osteen, senior pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston, TX begins every sermon. So, let’s go back through this and break it down:“This is my Bible”Which he almost never opens and reads from, but we’ll come back to that later.“I a … [Read more...]